Today we will learn about one of the most important Peruvian ingredients , and also fundamental for most Peruvian dishes, the “Aji amarillo” or Peruvian yellow chili, we will teach you two recipients based on this product, and tell you some stories behind both dishes. Surprise your guests with something truly original and easy to make, are you ready? Let’s start! Note: these are not vegetarian recipes , for sensitive people about animal products we advise seeing the list of ingredients before joining. Thanks so much For 2 servings Aji de Gallina 1 chicken breast boiled and shredded 2 onions (red or white) chopped small 4 Peruvian yellow chilies (as an alternative you can use habanero chili, or scotch bonnet chili, other alternative is the pre-made yellow chili paste you can buy at Hispanic bodegas) 1 glass of evaporated milk (if you don’t have it you can use regular milk) 4 slices of white bread 1 boiled hard egg 2 black olives 1 table spoon of garlic paste Pecans (optional) Cooking oil (Vegetable oil) 1 tablespoon of sugar Pepper , cumin, and salt to the taste It comes served with boiled white rice Papa a la Huancaina 4 white potatoes boiled 4 Peruvian yellow chilies (as an alternative you can use habanero chili, or scotch bonnet chili, other alternative is the pre-made yellow chili paste you can buy at Hispanic bodegas) 1 glass of evaporated milk 8 salty soda crackers (or 4 slices or bread) 200gr of fresh white cheese Cooking oil (vegetable oil) 1 table spoon of sugar Salt and pepper to the taste 2 lettuce leaves 2 black olives Tip: buy disposable gloves or save a small plastic bag to protect your hands while deseeding the chili. Disclaimer: allergens not provided.
Vanessa is a professional tour guide and ambassador of her city since 2006, and a virtual tour guide since 2020. With over 15 years of experience guiding is still her passion and delivering a great service in every tour is her compromise with you. Take a virtual experience of Lima with her and be surprised by a city with more than 2000 years of history, impressive architecture, one of the best cuisines in the world, warm people, and have a unique and unforgettable experience with a cultural ambassador born and raced in the capital of Perú.
Get ready for something special. We’re travelling to Lima with no passport, no plane ticket and no luggage. And yet you’ll experience all the sights, sounds and stories with just your laptop, favorite snack and an amazing content creator.
The tour will last about 45 mins and will be live-streamed by your content creator directly from Lima. Forget about slideshows or pre-recorded videos, this is a live broadcast and anything can happen!
While on the tour you’ll be able to see a full screen video of your content creator and their surroundings, interact with them and other travellers through the live chat, see where you are in the world on a map and show your appreciation with a tip.
We are running these tours on a tip-supported basis to make them as accessible as possible. They are free to join, but you have the option to leave a tip during the tour.
The majority of your tip goes directly to support the channel, while the rest helps Heygo continue to build a place that brings the world closer together.
Reserve your spot by selecting a time to book. Once done, you’ll be able to see your reservations on your Trips page and we’ll send you an email confirmation with a link to join the tour.
For the best viewing experience, please join on a computer using Google Chrome.
23 April 2021
Excellent cooking class with Vanessa abs her lovely husband who cooked while Vanessa gave us information about the ingredients and a little history of the food. I have taken many of their classes both cooking and touring and I always have a great time.
Lynne uk 🌻.
23 April 2021
Loved this food tour good explanations helpful answers to questions was relaxing and enjoyable Thankyou Vanessa & Malik look forward to the next one 😁 I wanted to sit at the table and eat the food prepared 😂💜
04 March 2021
Have herself a tip ??
03 March 2021
I love to see how other cultures eat, so Vanessa taking us into her home was fantastic. This time we even met her lovely daughter as well as her husband who does the cooking. Now to try and cook this meal.
Susan & Gordon T.
03 March 2021
Another brilliant cookery demonstration with Vanessa and her family