Mastering Mexican Salsas - Cooking Class + Market Tour

  • 21 May 2019
  • 10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
  • Roma Norte

Back by popular demand!!!!! Mastering Mexican Salsas by Aura Cocina Mexicana

Discover why Mexican Salsas are a cornerstone of Mexican gastronomy and have fun cooking and tasting 10 different salsas. Enjoy a hands-on cooking class. 

Learn the history, classification, uses, secrets and how to prepare our special selection of Mexican Salsas. Focusing on the different preparation and cooking methods and the various uses of fresh and dry chilies. Enjoy a Market Tour and a full lunch with street food tacos and appetizers with a choice of fillings in an intimate cooking studio.

Includes:             Market Tour

Enjoy a market tour (walking distance) to Mercado de Medellín, which is one of the main markets of the Roma Norte neighborhood that is full of colors and flavors, reflecting the Latin American immigration in our country. We will explain market’s history, organization and offering while touring some of their main halls and have a tasting from selected market stands.

Mastering Mexican Salsas Cooking Class

We will start the cooking class with "agua fresca" while learning about the history of Mexican cuisine. Then we will share with you detailed explanations of recipes and ingredients to be ready to head to the kitchen for a hands-on cooking experience. We will prepare 10 Mexican salsas using various cooking methods including: raw, roasted, cooked, and fried. 

Salsas to be prepared are: 

 Traditional Guacamole, 

  • Salsa Roja de Molcajete, 
  • Salsa Verde Taquera, 
  • Salsa Ranchera, 
  • Mango and Chile Manzano Salsa, 
  • Habanero Salsa, 
  • Salsa Diabla, 
  • Chile Morita with Nuts Salsa, 
  • Chipotle Salsa,
  • Salsa Borracha.


Afterwards, enjoy the salsas with a full lunch consisting of street food tacos and appetizers with a choice of fillings ("carnitas", "cochinita pibil", roasted potatoes, scrambled eggs, sauteed mushrooms, cheese and cactus leaf)/vegan (zucchini flower, quelites, lentils, onions), paired with agua fresca and Mexican craft beer.

*Class can be adapted for vegan and vegetarian diets

Where: Roma Norte, exact address given upon registration

When: Tuesday, May 21st, 2019, 10:00am - 1:30pm

Cost: $1490 mx per person

Registration: Please register, space is limited!!! Click here to register:

Important! If you need to cancel for any reason please notify Zoe at 55 5334 6013.  This is very important!  We understand things happen but as a courtesy to our host we request that you please notify us immediately of a cancelation.

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Note:  this is a members only event, but we would love for you to join us! If you are interested in becoming a member, please visit our webpage here . Or email


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International Women's Club of Mexico City AC


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Paseo de la Reforma 1870
Lomas de Chapultepec
Mexico City

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