Home-hosted Cooking Class: Cook and Eat with Bosnian family


Experience real Bosnian tastes by dining with a local family in their home in Sarajevo. Not only will you get to enjoy a home-cooked meal but you will learn how food is prepared during a cooking class. Experience local culture through cooking and sharing a meal with people in their family home. We offer you a unique experience: preparation of traditional dinner with a local family in Sarajevo to experience the authentic home-made Bosnian cuisine and friendly atmosphere in Sarajevo CIty of Love. Besides enjoying authentic delicious food, and learning how it is prepared, an invitation to the home of a local will lead to insider travel tips, additional connections in the city, and friendship. Meeting not only the hosts but also the other visitor's hooks you up with likeminded people who share a love of food and travel. It’s as great for solo travelers looking for company as it is for families seeking new experiences. Enjoy an evening away from the hustle and bustle of the city and feel like a local during your cooking class & dinner with the family, exchange some interesting stories about culture, history, food, and customs after your meal.

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3 hours
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Why take this tour?

Immerse yourself in our culture while on three-course dinner prepared by you, on a cooking class in a family home accompanied by traditional drinks: Bosnian coffee, homemade brandy, homemade juices, wine or beer. The host will serve traditional Bosnian drinks to welcome you, and then share all of the secrets of Bosnian cuisine and its preparation. After a couple of laughs, your dinner will be served. You will have the opportunity to taste the most delicious traditional Bosnian cooked meals like stuffed vegetables (dolma), Bey's soup, Bosnian pot, homemade soups, klepe, varieties of local cheeses and smoked meat. You will finish the dinner with Bosnian coffee and you will have the opportunity to learn the traditional way of preparing it and enjoy a cup of strong coffee with oriental delights such as hurmašice or tufahija. meal.

What’s included?

  • Three-course traditional Bosnian dinner with drinks in a local family's home

Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 3h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

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Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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About operator:

Balkantina is the unique gastro-cultural agency and tour operator launched in 2016 in Sarajevo by the small team of foodies that wanted to reveal and share the hidden culinary and cultural treasures in the off-the-beaten-path areas of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina and the whole Balkan region. There is one thing we are the most passionate about, and which every person needs on holiday: food! Besides learning about the history, culture, architecture during our events, city tours, day trips and multi-country trips we at Balkantina designed the offerings to let our guests taste local gastronomy and learn how to cook local dishes. Balkantina also operates Gourmet Shop, the first place of this kind in Sarajevo, which offers a unique selection of local delicacies - superB wine, brandy, fine cheese, truffle products and fresh truffles, prosciutto, eco jams and much more. At the Shop you will also find perfect gift bundles so you can bring a taste of the Balkans back home!

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