Pekale, a Jewish cuisine and history dining experience


Local host Paula is a professor in Jewish Studies, a lawyer, and a Jewish mom. Paula learned to cook with her grandmother (bubbe) Sara, who taught her everything she knew about Jewish food and the story behind each plate. With her grandma, Paula used to prepare big meals for the entire family, learn about Judaism, its history, try different flavors, tell stories, and learn kitchen secrets! This experience has been hand selected by Eatwith, the world’s largest community for authentic culinary experiences. Eatwith experiences are top rated on TripAdvisor and are loved by thousands of travelers from around the world!

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3 hours 30 minutes
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Why take this tour?

Pekale means 'a portion of food meant to be eaten afterward' in Yiddish. Explore Jewish history, flavors, and the meaning of each ingredient and procedure, at this cultural Jewish dinner! • Together you'll cook, talk, and enjoy a delicious homemade Jewish meal of 6 courses • Aperitif and a wine pairing with each course is included • In the heart of Recoleta neighborhood in Buenos Aires • Communal dining for 2 to 8 people • Local host Paula is a professor in Jewish Studies, a lawyer, and a Jewish mom

What’s included?

  • Dinner

  • Drinks (Red Wine, White Wine, Aperitif, Coffee, Tea, Soft Drinks, Water)

  • Unique access to magical homes and beautiful venues

  • Meals can be adapted for dietary preferences

  • An unforgettable moment around the table with other foodies

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  • Duration: 3h 30m

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Cancellation Policy

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

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EatWith is the world’s leading community for authentic food experiences with locals, in 130+ countries. Through dinner parties, supper clubs, cooking classes, and food tours in private homes and special venues, EatWith connects hand-selected local hosts with travelers seeking unique, immersive food experiences.

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