Cooking with Ghanaian Chefs

ACR 119-201
  • Meet and cook with an African Chef
  • Learn about local Ghanaian cuisine and the origins of the dishes you prepare
  • Visits to traditional African Food Markets to shop for spices, meats, vegetables and more
  • Learn the art of bargaining in a typical West African Market
Program Overview
Country: Ghana
Depart: 04/01/2017 0800
Return: 04/01/2017 1630
Duration: Full-Day
Difficulty: Easy
Capacity: Min 15 / Max 30
Program Fee
$100 (early booking: $94)

Field Work Conflicts
  • PHIL 366 Philosophy of Aging
  • D 110 Understanding Dance
  • AM 250 Clothing, Adornment and Human Behavior

Meet leading Ghanaian chefs and learn the secrets of Ghanaian cooking. Learn about the use of local spices, vegetables, and other seasoning that give local dishes their uniquely Ghanaian taste.

This tour is designed for the curious food lover who is ready to explore new flavors, smells, textures and spices. The tour will enable you to indulge your taste buds while immersing yourself in Ghanaian and West African culture. As part of the experience, your Chef/Culinary instructor will lead you on an exploration of a typical West African food market and teach you to bargain for ingredients in a Ghanaian fashion. After this, return to your chef’s kitchen and together cook a delicious Ghanaian meal, which you’ll enjoy for lunch before departing back to the ship.

Meals Included

  • Lunch