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Penang Pickles, Spices and Cooking
Spend a morning expanding your palette with a local chef, wandering the street markets and practising your hand in traditional Malay style cooking.
The early morning tour starts with an awakening breakfast of Chinese or Indian cuisine before heading to several markets within the city including Campbell Street. Having explored the markets you’ll head to Nazlina Spice for a cooking class, using fresh ingredients produce mouth-watering food whilst under the guidance of a local chef and use traditional utensils including a coconut scraper. Having created your own culinary masterpiece you’ll sit down and dine, sampling the foods cooked.
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