Thai cooking classes.
Discover the secrets of Thai cuisine. Learn how to blend spices, identify herbs and produce an exquisite Thai meal from the experts.
There are some good cooking schools in Hua Hin. Some courses emphasize hands-on practice while others are "watch and eat" sessions. They will teach basic skills that will enable you to make your favourite dishes at home.
Usually the schools will let you choose the recipes, but a number have very specific curricula based on menus served at their restaurants. Some offer Schools in the provinces usually offer classes on regional specialities as well as national favourites, and there is no reason to limit yourself to just tom yam kung and phad Thai.
A trip to the traditional open-air market is part of the total learning experience so they learn how the fresh ingredients are selected. Discussions also offer insight into fascinating Thai culinary traditions.
Regardless of their prior culinary experience, participants learn new skills such as how to blend fresh herbs and spices using traditional utensils such as the mortar, pestle and the coconut grinder. They find out about the great variety of Thai vegetables, herbs and fruits.
All the good hotels in Hua Hin with a Thai restaurant can probably arrange a class for you.