Melaka Nyonya Kuih Cooking Class

Malacca, Malaysia

02 hours 30 minutes
1 - 8 travelers
Booking notice
1 day
Standard price
RM 120.00

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Learn how to make 3 famous Nyonya kuih or traditional snacks with a private instructor in Melaka.

In this class, you will learn to make Onde-onde, Pineapple Tart and Kuih Lapis. These iconic Peranakan snacks are commonly made for special occasions and celebrations, as they symbolise fortune and prosperity. In the past, these recipes were kept secret as is tradition, but now that times have changed, your instructor will be sharing her prized family recipes.

The 3-hours class will provide everything you need from ingredients, cooking tools and an expert instructor. At the end of the class, you can enjoy your handmade Kuih with free flow of non-alcoholic drinks.

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02:00 PM

Meet up and let the class begin!


You'll be guided on how to make three iconic Nyonya kuih, which are:

- Onde Onde: Green balls made from rice flour and pandan, filled with palm sugar and sprinkled with grated coconut
- Pineapple Tarts: Mini pastries filled with sweet pineapple jam
- Kuih Lapis: Steamed pudding cake that comes in many layers and colours

Complete set of your handmade Nyonya Kuih with drink

03:30 PM

Enjoy the kuih you have made

04:30 PM

End of cooking class

Travel notes

Please drop a message if
- you have any allergies or dietary preferences
- your preferred date is fully booked
- you wish to book for than 8 guests

Outfit Recommendations

Casual and comfortable attire.

Poor weather plan

This is an indoor activity. The class will resume as normal despite poor weather.

Safety notices

Minimum age limit for guests is 13.

Where we will meet

no 12, Jalan Datuk Palembang, Taman Datuk Palembang, Malacca, Melaka, Malaysia

How to get there

Standard price
RM 120.00 /Pax
Booking details
Total MYR 0.00
Price including
Ingredients - Pineapple jam will be pre-made and provided due to time constraints
Drinks - Non-alcoholic
Kitchen utensils
A copy of the recipe
A container - To pack home your handmade kuih
Price excluding
How to get there