Join a Canadian-Hungarian housewife for a unique and entertaining experience of Hungarian culture. Learn the fascinating history of this “old country” while you sit down to an authentic and delicious meal, view cultural artifacts and participate in fun activities. Your instructor Maria will help spice up your normal routine with laughter, family stories, and traditions passed down from generations of Marias since the 1800’s. Her passion and bubbly enthusiasm for life will inspire you to have some fun and expand your cultural horizons!
What customers are saying:
"I can't wait 'til the next class!" - Laurie, Woodstock
"We were going on a date night. What did I enjoy the least? Nothing, I really enjoyed it!" - Comment Card
"You are doing an amazing thing here. Keep it up!" - Cory, Huntsville
"That was more than I expected." Carol, Thamesford
The best Hungarian experience this side of the Danube!
~ Choose your experience ~
Hungarian Cooking Lessons
Demonstrations & Cultural Experience
Day and evening classes - by appointment
Social Luncheons or Dinners
Birthday Parties & Special Occasions
Corporate Events and Workshops
April 3 2020 - Fundraiser Luncheon
New for 2020 - Home Economics for Novices - 4 week course
"By sharing the food and traditions of Hungary with other Canadians it is my dream that my family recipes will be enjoyed and passed down to future generations."
Maria - Instructor
Specialized Cooking Instruction. You can fly to a Hungarian cooking school in BUDAPEST HUNGARY or drive to
Planet Paprikash Modern Hungarian Cooking Program ™
Serving Oxford and surrounding counties.
Current research shows we are Canada's only formalized Hungarian cooking instructional program.
"Premium Paprika Package" supplies students with the instruction and learning materials they need to be successful. Learn the secret methods, techniques, and ingredients to create delectable Hungarian food and amaze your friends. Students will experience amazing flavours, aromas and stories from a country shaped by over 800 years of fascinating history.
Class sizes are limited to 8 to guarantee individual attention.
Meet your friendly, competent instructor with over 29 years of experience in the kitchen - trained by her strict Hungarian mother.
"I grew up at my unuka's side, eating and learning to prepare this delicious food every day. I invite you to create your own memories with your friends and family in a fun, relaxing environment."-Maria
Corporate Christmas Party
Church Social Gathering
Friends Night Out
Cooking Lessons with Luncheon
Fundraiser with Tupperware to support shelter services at Hillside Kennels - 2019
~ Hosted by Innerkip Arms ~
1st Annual Fundraiser for Kids Against Hunger Canada - 2019
~ Embro Community Centre ~
2nd Annual Fundraiser - April 3rd Kids Against Hunger Canada
"Maria offers an amazing cooking program! It was a total hands-on experience making the amazing Chicken Paprikash and Yellow Bean soup with Maria's guidance. Both dishes were awesome and I can't wait to make them at home. We learned so much about food and Hungary in a relaxed, fun atmosphere. Can't wait for the next course!" - Laurie Rishworth, Woodstock, 2017.
"That was more than I expected." Carol, Thamesford
"It was so much fun!"
Teresa A., Ingersoll
New for 2020! Are you feeling overwhelmed with your new home and responsibilities? Are you tired of your college-age child running to you for food and laundry service?
Home Economics for Novices
A 4 week program that gives students and newlyweds skills and knowledge to run your own household. Budgeting, planning, shopping, food storage, household chores, and of course cooking healthy meals. $135 All materials provided. Book Now.
Starts October 2020
Enjoy an entertaining and unique perspective of Hungarian culture as you dine on amazing food and hear the stories behind the food. Learn a bit about this interesting and fascinating culture from an authentic Canadian-Hungarian homemaker.
Dates and hours vary ~ by reservation only.
Private or Corporate Groups.
Register your group of 8 to 20 online or by calling 519-532-3926/226-777-0240
Embro too far? The Planet Paprikash Travelling Caravan may be able to visit your favourite church, Legion, senior home, or school.
Home campus is located at the Embro Community Centre.
Lots of free parking in an easy to find, safe location here in Oxford County. Minutes off the 401. #6 HWY north towards Embro, turn West, onto County Rd. 33.
then north on 35.
GAS STATION AND GROCERY/LCBO JUST AROUND THE CORNER
Let others know you learned to cook awesome Hungarian food at Planet Paprikash by purchasing branded apparel and products.
A portion from each purchase of Planet Paprikash branded merchandise will be donated to
Mousepads, pens, t-shirts,
Earth-friendly cotton bags.
Several venues to choose from.
Let Planet Paprikash share the secrets behind this fascinating and surprising culture with you. Eat, laugh, and relax. Serving Oxford County, London and Stratford. Maria Fleet - Owner/Instructor
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