Bangkok Experiences

Market Tour and Cooking Class

Kids and Families Class

Tofu and Curry Class

Noodle Making Class

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Thai Cooking Demo & Dinner

Join Christy one of the co-founders of Courageous Kitchen for dinner and demo session serving your delicious Thai favorites. This is a great chance to enjoy a great meal, try your hand at cooking, and get to know the story of Courageous Kitchen first hand!

Download Our Recipes!

Courageous Recipes

Interested in Thai cooking? Download a few of our most popular recipes and help us fundraise a much larger cookbook.

Group Cooking Classes in Bangkok

Courageous Kitchen also hosts group cooking classes in Bangkok. This can range from 3 generations of one family learning Thai cooking, to student field trips learning about social businesses that are giving back in Thailand. Read more about booking for a group and contact us to book!

Cooking Class Updates

Teaching Sustainable Straws and Bowls to International Schools

Teaching Sustainable Straws and Bowls to International Schools

Sustainability has becoming a much larger global conversation, and we've been thoughtful about how to be more friendly to the environment in our cooking classes, reduce waste, and encourage others to do the same. Bangkok's International Schools have also been a part...

Shared Plates: Pad See Ew and a Podcast

Shared Plates: Pad See Ew and a Podcast

This drunken noodle dish from Thailand is often featured in our morning market cooking class, but today we wanted to share a version with a slight twist.

Is This Healing Green Soup Thailand’s Healthiest Dish?

Is This Healing Green Soup Thailand’s Healthiest Dish?

Today's shared plate is a piping hot bowl of mushroom soup known by locals as 'gaeng hed'. The soup's popularity pales in comparison to Thai cuisine's soup juggernauts such as tom yam, and tom kha soups. However, despite not having as strong a reputation, we believe...

Shared Plates: Grease Popping, Batter Fried Thai Mussels

Shared Plates: Grease Popping, Batter Fried Thai Mussels

Today’s shared plate is a favorite Thai street food snack! Known as ‘hoi tod’ (หอยทอด) in Thai, this concoction of batter fried mussels is hawked most commonly by street food vendors selling pad thai.

Courageous Kids Cooking Camp!

Courageous Kids Cooking Camp!

Courageous Kitchen typically provides weekly English and cooking class to students from marginalized communities. This is important work and partially funded by our efforts to host cooking classes and street food tours for tourists visiting Bangkok. However, a few...

Recipes

Drunken Noodles, A  Pad Kee Mow Recipe and Crash Course

Drunken Noodles, A Pad Kee Mow Recipe and Crash Course

Courageous Kitchen's special of the month is pad kee mow drunken noodles! This is a personal favorite of our team and popular with many of our guests. Today we take a deep dive into many of the questions you ask about this dish, providing you with our tried and true...

Chef Josh Venne’s Journey from Scallion Pancakes to World Travel

Chef Josh Venne’s Journey from Scallion Pancakes to World Travel

We first met Chef Josh Venne a few years ago when he was touring the world. He made a stopover in Bangkok (one of his favorite cities) and reached out to us. His passion for service, culture, and food deeply aligned with our mission, and naturally he dove right in the...

5 Stunning Thai Dishes to Request in Our Bangkok Cooking Class!

5 Stunning Thai Dishes to Request in Our Bangkok Cooking Class!

The hallmark of our cooking class is that when you attend one of our small morning classes in Bangkok (with usually no more than 6 people), you will have an opportunity to request dishes you love. After you book your class, we'll email you with a few options to help...

How to Make Tom Yum Soup with Chicken (Video)

How to Make Tom Yum Soup with Chicken (Video)

Today we'd like to share a simple and delicious recipe with all of our supporters. If you watch the video below you catch our students making a big pot of the spicy, satisfying tom yum soup with chicken. Then continue to read below for all the details on how to make...

Pineapple Curry Recipe from our Bangkok Cooking Class

Pineapple Curry Recipe from our Bangkok Cooking Class

We love the people we get to meet in our Bangkok cooking classes. We limit the class size to less than 6, so over a few hours the personalities of all of our visitors start to come out, as do ours. While we welcome many newcomers to Thailand, we also occasionally have...

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