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Back to school “Knives Skill” class at the Alliance Française

October 13, 2018 all-day

Make your cooking skills more enjoyable by learning how to safely and properly handle your kitchen’s knives.
Saturday, October 13th – 9AM – 1PM
$10 for AF members – $15 public
Tadeo Torres 1-92 Y Av. Solano – Phone: (593) 07 282 5298
Class executed by yours, humbly, Chef Marc Dullin (Retired in Cuenca)
This hand’s on class will cover all classical cuts (slicing, dicing, peeling, chopping, etc.) and using various vegetables. Afterword, we will utilize our product in a number of ways and enjoy a delightful lunch together.
Please wear comfortable clothing and shoes, bring your apron and your favorite(s) kitchen knives for a free sharpening (if you do not have one, I will be able to provide you with one!)
To make a reservation, please see Thibault at the Alliance Française
Pre-paid only – No walk-in …
Price include full hand’s on session, free knife sharpening, a generous luncheon and always … a chilled glass of Chardonnay
Class usually fills up quick and spaces are limited
(Spanish, English and French spoken)

  • Name: Marc Dullin
  • Phone: 098 745 6825
  • Email:
After a successful career in manufacturing, Brian Buckner sold his commercial window fabrication plant and now makes his home with his wife, Edie, in Cuenca. He is a photojournalist and writer currently producing photo essays and stories of life in Ecuador. He and his wife enjoy hiking, photography, writing and giving their time to those in need. Brian may be reached by email at