Some amazing Marrakech activities do not even require an outing! We have a brand new Cookery School at Marrakech Riad Star to allow you to explore the flavours of the souk. The cuisine of Marrakech draws from rich, diverse cultural influences and an array of wonderful fresh ingredients including the widest array of beautiful spices ( There are markets devoted solely to spice!. We offer a day of lessons to immerse your senses in the aromas, and Flavours of Marrakech. Our in house chef will teach you the secrets of intricate spicing, and introduce you to the wonders of cooking in the Moroccan traditional style. Eat a meal which you personally created in our relaxed and peaceful cookery school kitchen. You can take away the secrets of the tagine pot as a lasting souvenir of your stay with us.
Marrakech is a sensory delight, the city is well known for seducing it’s visitors with vivid colours, an exotic soundscape with calls to prayer, street musicians and the sounds of life within the medina and of course the tastes of exotic spices and local delicacies. One cannot fail to notice the daily rituals around food and […]
Saffron is a prized cookery and natural medicine ingredient. Saffron is cultivated in the Siroua Mountains of Southern Morocco. The region is prosperous and famous due to this valuable crop. With a value greater than that of gold per gram this little flower really does hold hidden treasure. Saffron is the stamens of a crocus. […]
A Moroccan tagine is a centrepiece of a Marrakech dining table. With layers of flavour which are a delight. Achieving some of these special culinary taste sensations is a combination of a masterly and accomplished chef and some time honoured recipes using wonderful ingredients. Ingredients which may be unfamiliar to some of us. A key […]