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Cooking Holidays in Thailand

Do you want to become a vegan chef? This course is an immersive training in plant-based cuisine to experience taste and learn ingredients, equipment, techniques, and recipes with the guidance and mentoring of the trained team of vegan chef instructors. Join this holiday to experience and learn whole-food plant-based cuisine. You will learn a unique colorful and healthy blend from raw to cooked techniques, recipes, and Asian inspired flavors!


  • Afternoon cooking classes
  • Field trips and personal research time
  • 20% discount on food and beverage at all restaurants
  • Uniforms and 50% discount for personal laundry
  • Free Wi-Fi in your room and the classroom
  • 4 nights accommodation
  • Daily breakfast
  • 2 days with instruction
  • English
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You will be staying at at the Evason Hua Hin Resort, Pranburi, Thailand. Evason Hua Hin offers an authentic, personal, and sustainable experience in harmony with its surroundings. The resort adapts seamlessly to local cultures in an environment that evokes well-being, supported by outstanding anticipative services and attention to detail.

Evason Hua Hin has 196 guest rooms, suites and villas. All rooms are newly renovated and offer eco-friendly designs with unique natural ambience highlighting natural fabric and calming hues in line with our responsibility to the environment.

The resort offers a variety of dining choices and wide range of leisure activities including, infinity edge swimming pool, four tennis courts, archery, beach volleyball, an award winning Six Senses Spa along with Just Kids - a professionally managed children’s club, with it’s own swimming pool and mind- challenging activities.

For meetings and private functions, the resort has a variety of function rooms, and outdoor venues that include in-house team building activities plus themed party and event choices.

The program offers unique colorful and healthy blend from raw to cooked techniques, recipes, and Asian inspired flavors. All recipes are prepared from scratch. The main questions and topics that will be covered are gluten-free baking, lactose-free cream and dairy, egg replacements, cooking sugar and refined-oil free, MSG-free by using natural sources of umami flavor, playing with seaweeds, plant-based sauces and dressings, and adopting unrefined sweeteners.


  • Certification by Blue Lotus
  • Learning the essentials of healthy plant-based cuisine by doing, experimenting, and tasting with the support, lectures, and mentoring of experienced vegan chefs to boost your learning curve
  • Review of specific equipment items, ingredients, and techniques featured in each of the given recipes
  • Series of intensive and immersive hands-on sessions, each session includes a panel of recipes to offer a unique tasting experience
  • Visit the on-site organic garden and local market

You will experience a visit to the on-site organic garden and local market.

  • Laura Castro

    Laura Castro who is from Colombia has more than 16 years of experience in the restaurant industry and loves experimenting with plant-based cuisine. Laura is a free-spirited person who is truly passionate about cooking and baking and has been traveling around the globe for the love of food. If you walk into Laura's kitchen, you will know she is around because of the smell of baked goods she is testing!

  • Khun Keng

    Khun Keng is the assistant instructor who is an expert in traditional Thai cuisine and has been trained in plant-based cuisine for the past year. Dedicated, meticulous, and passionate about the art of food styling, he is always keen on sharing his experience and knowledge with students.

The cooking holiday will take place in Hua Hin, Pranburi, Thailand. Pranburi is named after the River Pran. Sun, sea, charming local villages, and a convenient location 20 miles (30 kilometers) to the south of Hua Hin are just some of the reasons for Pranburi’s popularity. It is very much a family holiday resort area with good shopping and multi-national restaurants, including excellent Thai seafood.

  • Cooking classes
  • Cycling
  • Gym
  • Spa
  • Swimming
  • Swimming pool (outdoor)
  • Tennis court
  • Air-conditioned rooms
  • Balcony
  • Dining area
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Garden
  • Kitchen
  • Restaurant
  • Yoga studio
  • Baby sitting
  • Conference room
  • Free bicycle
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Hair dryer
  • Laundry
  • Meeting room
  • Mosquito net
  • Tour assistance
  • Wedding

You will be served with daily delicious breakfast.

The following meals are included:

  • Breakfast

The following dietary requirement(s) are served and/or catered for:

  • Regular (typically includes meat and fish)
(If you have special dietary requirements it's a good idea to communicate it to the organiser when making a reservation)
  • All cooking classes
  • 4 nights accommodation
  • Daily breakfast
  • Certification by Blue Lotus
  • Uniforms
  • 20% discount on food and beverage at all restaurants
  • 50% discount for personal laundry
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Complimentary activities such as tennis, fitness, and bicycles
  • Field trips and personal research time
  • Lunch and dinners

Arrival by airplane

Please book your flight to arrive at Suvarnabhumi International Airport (BKK).

  • A reservation requires a deposit of 100% of the total price.
  • The deposit is non-refundable, if the booking is cancelled.

Prachuap Khirikhan, Thailand

Blue Lotus is a learning center that offers cooking courses and classes that focus on the plant-based, locally sourced, and nutrient dense cuisine.

Speaks English

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3 days / 2 nights

Wednesday February 28, 2018
(3 days / 2 nights)

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