Maria will meet you at your Casablanca hotel and take you to the local market where you will get to know each other over a refreshing drink. See where she buys her fresh produce, meat and discover the spices that are on offer. Sample a few local Moroccan fruits and snacks before driving to Maria's to get cooking! Join her in her kitchen to prepare her favorite family recipes in this hands-on cooking experience! Learn to make two authentic Moroccan dishes such as tagine and a couscous salad before sitting down at the dining table to enjoy the dishes you helped prepare along with other dishes prepared by Maria in advance. Maria lives in a modern, luxurious villa in a gated community, in the suburb of Casablanca. She will welcome you with some Moroccan tea -while you sip on the aromatic beverage learn about life in Morocco, its history, culture and cuisine. What better way to get to know a country than through its welcoming locals!