Cooking Class: Spanish Paella and Seafood

Chef Gustavo is ready to teach cooking classes centered around classic Spanish recipes. While learning about Spanish food and culture, you'll create a cool and refreshing tomato gazpacho. The entrée is a paella de Mariscos served with a variety of seafood, rice and aromatic spices. You'll learn how to perfectly cook the rice so it stays fluffy. A rich crema catalana, made in advance, is a sweet finish to this savory seafood menu.


Tomato Gazpacho

Paella de Mariscos 

With a variety of seafood and rice

Crema Catalana

Made in advance

  • Minimum Guests 6
  • Maximum Guests 8
  • Event Duration 3 hours
  • Activity Level
  • This is a BYOB venue and alcoholic beverages are not available for sale. You are welcome to bring beer and wine to enjoy during class.
  • LabelsCouples, Group, Date Night, Spanish, Pescatarian, Mother's Day

Classpop! guest reviews for this experience

Default avatar


31 Oct 2021

Chef Gustavo is an amazing chef and teacher. Most notable is his emphasis on how the cooking experience is significant in both its flavors and connections made in the kitchen. He invites all into his kitchen as family and we could not have been more pleased with the evening.

Classpop! guest reviews for other experiences with Chef Gustavo

Default avatar


16 Jun 2022

Chef Gustavo, was fantastic! So nice and easy to work with, he also taught us a few fantastic tips! (I wasn’t expecting to learn much as I’m an avid cooker, but I was wrong!). The meal was delicious I’m looking forward to making it at home! Best, Jarrett

Default avatar


18 May 2022

What a fun and informative class. Chef Gustavo was great! Would definitely do more of these classes.

$ 119 Per person

all-inclusive: 3-hour class, meal and taxes.

Looking for another date or time or need to book for a larger group? Message us

Give as a gift

Give as a gift

Meet your chef

Chef Gustavo
Chef Gustavo Verified chef

As owner and executive chef of the lively and eclectic Rumba Cafe in Washington, D.C.'s Adams Morgan district for 20 years, Chef Gustavo has a deep love and appreciation for Latin American cuisine. He brings international inspiration from his travels through Latin America, France, Spain and the Caribbean. Chef Gustavo studied at the prestigious L'Academie de Cuisine and is available to teach cooking classes in both English and Spanish.

Other Cooking Class Experiences you may like

Event location: Washington, D.C.

Chef’s Place

Buy Gift Cards Washington, D.C.