We’ve turned our favorite Shanghai Soup Dumpling restaurant into a cooking studio! During this 2 hour DIY cooking class, you’ll learn how to make Shanghai’s famous xiao long bao Soup Dumplings. Come to appreciate the meticulous work that goes in to creating these perfectly woven dumplings while eating what you prepare, along with a large variety of other local treats, at the end! All food, drinks and a private photographer is included.
You will meet your
English-speaking guide at an easy-to-find central location then take a
short walk to our favorite Shanghai soup dumpling restaurant. We've
transformed a private area of the restaurant into a private cooking
studio complete with all the ingredients and tools you need plus a
personal photographer (no need to touch your own camera with messy
Hand-on instruction from both a local Shanghai soup dumpling chef and your Lost Plate guide will be available while you work on your dumpling technique and learn how locals judge their dumplings. You will have enough time and ingredients to make at least two full baskets of your own dumplings.
While your dumplings are being steamed, you’ll be served a selection of sweet & savory treats that are handmade on-site. You will get to eat all of your own soup dumplings, and have a friendly competition with your fellow chefs for the best preparation and finished product. Walk away with a strong appreciation for the work and effort that goes into making the most popular dumplings in the world. Plus a goody bag complete with a dumpling making kit and recipe!
You will receive the confirmation of your booking's availability within 24 hours. Once confirmed, please present your booking reference number at the cooking school.
Full refunds will be issued for cancellations made at least 48 hours prior to the activity
Subway Station in Central Shanghai, China
Subway Directions (strongly recommended): South Shaanxi Road Station services lines 1, 10 and 12. Follow signs to Exit 10 and we will be upstairs, outside the exit waiting for you.
You can show the taxi driver: 你好，请带我去陕西南路地铁站10号出口(上海环贸广场， 陕西南路与淮海中路十字路口交界) 谢谢!