Adult Cooking Classes

Registration for classes will begin in 2014.  Please sign up for our newsletter to receive more information about registration dates and times.

Cooking is all about exploration and using the techniques you have learned to create food memories.  You will be working in a hands-on environment led by an experienced chef instructor.  You can expect the following to occur each class:

  • Work side-by-side with another student to prepare each dish
  • Learn fundamental culinary skills
  • Classes are 3 hours long (unless otherwise noted)
  • Each class is held in our commercial teaching kitchen
  • Price is per person (unless otherwise noted)

Knife Skills 101       $50

In this class you will familiarize yourself with the proper way to hold and cut using a chef’s knife.  You will become acquainted with various knives and basic knife cuts (mince, dice, julienne, and chiffonade).  You will also learn how to sharpen and maintain your knife’s edge.

Light Fare       $65

You will be introduced to a variety of foods full of flavor, but won’t weigh you down.  You will be preparing light appetizers, hot and cold soups, and delicious salads.

Sushi Making 101        $85

Ever wanted to learn how to make delicious sushi, but from the comfort of your own home? This class will show you the step-by-step process of how to prepare a variety of hand rolls, Nori rolls, and sashimi.  You will also learn how to prepare authentic miso and ramen soups.  Prepare for a Japanese feast! 

Guys Survival Guide      $65

This is a perfect class for those who just don’t know how to maneuver around the kitchen.  You will be given several recipes that are quick, simple, and full of flavor.  You will also be given tips on how to prepare and store meals ahead of time.  These tips will be sure to impress anybody!

Mom/Dad Cooks with Me!    $100 (per parent/child)

This is a great class for moms and dads who want to spend one-on-one time  with their child.  You and your child will  prepare a variety of foods that will be sure to create lasting memories.  During each class you will make a main dish, salad, and dessert.  Registration is only open to 1 adult and 1 child (ages 8-17)

Baking Basics      $65

Understanding the basics of baking: including various mixing methods, how to execute a recipe, measuring and timing.  Each week we will focus   on a different category of baked goods, pastries, and desserts.   Prepare to tantalize your taste buds with these delectable treats.  Below you will find  the categories of baked goods will we prepare in class:

  • plated desserts
  • pastries
  • breads
  • pies
  • cakes and cake decorating

Cooking Boot Camp     $175

Always wanted to learn the skills and techniques to prepare meals for your family or yourself!  Do you dread entering your kitchen for fear you may burn the house down!  This 3-day exploratory series will have you cooking in no time with ease and confidence.  You will discover basic food safety, sanitation, cutting techniques, and simple cooking techniques.  All menus are interchangeable to accommodate your occasion.  (Restriction: you cannot exchange classes in this series and classes for this series are only offered on the scheduled dates.  Please plan accordingly when registering for the camp).

Who Knew!     $65

All the things you could do with pizza dough!  This simple recipe will give you a bountiful supply of food options.  From appetizers to desserts, you will be covered at your next Italian-themed party!

Just the Two of Us     $150 (per couple)

A great evening filled with laughter, great food, and your significant other.  You will take a culinary journey through various regions of the world, exploring sensational flavors.  Each couple will be preparing a 3-course dish to be shared at the end of class.  Spend time relaxing in a romantic setting afterwards while enjoying your meal.  (Wine-pairing is available for select classes, please check our calendar for more information).