Cooking Classes in Naxos in ELaiolithos

ELaiolithos offers traditional cooking classes to foodies, and to anyone who aspires to take on another culture’s cuisine, and is eager to extend their cooking skills, want to make new friends, to taste delicious local organic food and have fun! We encourage you to take it while you’re on holidays here. You’ll embark on a cooking and sensory adventure while developing your taste buds for food fresh from the farm.

At ELaiolithos, step into the vibrant culinary world of Naxos’ mainland and explore your destination in a bit of depth. Be involved and learn about the island, its culture, its people, the food. Cook along with us and explore the  local food and the traditional cooking methods.

Don’t settle for just sampling Naxos food at restaurants: dive deep into the island’s cuisine with ELaiolithos’ cooking class experience. Enjoy a hands-on cooking class from our local cook in creating a traditional Naxian meal using farm-fresh ingredients. By taking our cooking class you’ll learn Naxos culinary secrets that are great fun and a terrific way to expand your culinary know-how, and eventually be able to recreate these traditional cooking recipes all again in your own kitchen at home!    

Cooking Classes in Naxos in ELaiolithos

We love food and we love our guests. Our cooking classes have passion and exceptional ingredients

In this class you will earn to cook like a local with traditional food recipes based on olive oil. You will encounter a local’s teaching and advice, using standard home kitchen equipment. By the end of the cooking class, you’ll have a deeper understanding of our cuisine and the knowledge and skills to weave elements of them into your own cooking practice. The best part is that we’ll tie it all together at the end of  this cooking class, and you’ll savor a delicious finish as you taste the results of your slicing, dicing, kneading, and sauteing. Enjoy a dinner meal including salad and the regions’ best local wine while basking in stunning views and the lovely ambiance of our retreat. 

Cooking Classes in Naxos in ELaiolithos

Our traditional cooking class provides you the opportunity to:

  • Arouse your curiosity to learn more about Naxian food and Greek culture. Discover new tastes and aromas and new combinations of foods. Taste products that cannot be found anywhere else in the world.
  • Enjoy the food again in your own kitchen and share it with family and friends. After all food is always better when it is shared
  • Cook, connect and have fun
  • Remind you of your Naxos trip, help you relive the memories, inspire you to travel again and explore different cultures

Are you traveling on a honeymoon? We offer Couples Traditional Cooking Classes – Eat & Share

Have fun! This is an ideal opportunity for honeymooners who would love to have a new shared experience in their new life together. You cook together, eat together, learn together, and share culture and stories. ELaiolithos offers couples the opportunity to share a traditional cooking class. We want you to be able to cook along, and we would be there to answer all your questions, have a conversation and tell stories. It will end with a full dinner party between the two of you where you’ll get to share in the fruits of your labor together. All meals include a bottle of premium wine. This 2.5-3 hour cooking class will guide you through making 3 traditional family recipes and teach you our secrets to make some amazing Greek delicacies that you can repeat at home.

Cooking Classes in Naxos in ELaiolithos

Are you a Vegetarian or Vegan?

ELaiolithos’ cooking class is a perfect idea for vegetarians and vegans. We grow and raise our food at our own family’s farms. Our DNA is sustainability and all our produce and ingredients come from a 5 Km distance only. Hands on, cook your own meal, and grace it with these quality ingredients. Enjoy the Naxos’ aromas and scents. Taking a cooking class will make you enjoy the delicious Naxos’ mountainous culture, and you’ll know you’re preserving and contributing positively to the beautiful surrounding landscape  and community, while you support our concept of SLOW FOOD PHILOSOPHY and LIFE, which stands for sustainable local organic food experiences and living.

Are you celebrating your Anniversary and you want to gift your significant other a cooking class?

If you’re celebrating your anniversary or any other special event, a great idea would be to take a cooking class and share a delicious local meal. Enjoy you and your loved one a memorable local culinary experience. Wine is on the house! Eat and drink as much as you like…your suite is just a step away!

Cooking Classes in Naxos in ELaiolithos

Are you a foodie who enjoys eating and cooking for pleasure, and has an ardent or refined interest in different cultural food?

If you’re interested in trying new foods, stay up-to-date on food trends, and like to learn about food culture and history, then taking a cooking class is a perfect idea.  Our cooking class will travel you away from the banalities of the ordinary life and event massification. Let your passion about food to drive you, by cooking for yourself a Naxian meal. You’ll learn what goes into our healthy dishes, and how the fresh farm to fork nutritious food tastes and fuels your mind and body.

Are you traveling solo? Take a cooking class, feel the pleasure of cooking for One, and enjoy the joy the local cuisine brings!

Since you’re traveling solo, cooking for yourself a local traditional meal will be a great idea, and bring you joy. Celebrate the simple act of cooking for yourself, and only yourself!  Grab the opportunity of being here, and enjoy a creative experience that will feed your passion for food, will enhance your mindfulness, and bring you a deeper knowledge of the Naxian cuisine and culture. The process of cooking improves moods, and the feeling of satisfaction gained when seeing and eating the end dishes naturally enhances happiness. Enjoy your creation and drink as much as you like! Local wine is one the house! Need not worry, your suite is just a step away!

Cooking Classes in Naxos in ELaiolithos

All our cooking classes also include:

  • A welcome snack and beverage
  • 2.5-3 hours of hands-on cooking instruction
  • Local aromatic herbs will be given as gifts to each participant at the end
  • A written recipe

Price is 100 euros per person

Price is 185 euros for a couple

Are you curious and looking forward to exploring local Naxian cuisine? Then let’s begin! A few hours of fun, and a unique, locally inspired, delicious cooking class adventure awaits you!

You can read here for traditional and tasteful recipes of Naxos island.

Eating healthy Greek cooking food may just add a few more healthy years to your life.