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After you’ve tackled these fundamental cooking techniques, there is no limit to the variation of meals you can make.Knife Skills (everything you need to know)Browning Meats (perfect skillet steak)Making Pan Sauces (red wine-shallot pan sauce)Roasting Root Vegetables (roasted purple potatoes and fennel)Cooking Leafy Greens (Swiss chard with garlic...

$100
T.   Nov 11th, 11am
Beginner
(103)
Tuesday November 11 11am - 1:30pm 1 Session $100
Tuesday December 16 6pm - 8:30pm 1 Session $100
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Whether you’re learning to cook or learning to cook really well, this 3-class series will give you all the confidence you need to relax and really enjoy cooking. Each week focuses on one basic cooking technique: sautéing, roasting, and grilling. We’ll make sauces, practice knife skills, and arm you with lots of other basics. Classes are taught...

$350
M.   Nov 3rd - Nov 17th, 6:30pm
All levels
(27)

Learn some of the same basic culinary fundamental skills taught to chefs in the finest cooking schools. This program is a must for anyone who is tired of ruining dinner or conversely, dares to call him or herself a good cook. Topics covered include: knife skills, principles and application of all the major cooking methods,how to...

$450
M.   Nov 24th - Dec 22nd, 7pm
All levels
(32)

At the end of the class, the students will learn new ways of cooking legumes. Legumes are a super food! They have a high nutritional value, but zero fat and sugar. They play a pivotal role in the Greek diet and are consumed in many interesting ways. This lesson is full of some simple recipes and ideas of how to cook and pair them in your everyday...

$90
F.   Nov 14th, 10am
All levels

Students work with fresh seasonal farmers’ produce and other healthful ingredients to prepare gourmet meals in a relaxed setting. Each student receives a recipe packet and all classes end with a sit-down dinner.Menu:Clams CasinoCaesar Salad with Homemade CroutonsSkirt Steak with Mustard SauceCreamed SpinachTriple Baked PotatoesMolten Chocolate Cake...

$95
Su.   Nov 16th, 5pm
All levels
(28)

Adapt smart systems and techniques from the professional kitchen to the home. The very methods which allow a few cooks in a tight kitchen to feed a crowd of patrons beautiful meals all night scale down to a strategy enabling home cooks to make more healthful, varied, efficient, impromptu, and economical meals for themselves at home. The cost includes...

$250
Sa.   Nov 15th, 5:30pm
All levels
Saturday November 15 5:30pm - 9:30pm 1 Session $250
Sunday November 16 12pm - 4pm 1 Session $250
Sunday December 7 12pm - 4pm 1 Session $250
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Learn strategies for successful, creative, and improvisational meals, meals that are efficient, healthy, and cost-conscious, but that are first and foremost a pleasure to cook, and delicious for all to eat. The cost includes a greenmarket lunch, an array of tastings, a 50-page workbook, and a bag of sample provisions to take home. Also, all Workshop...

$250
Sa.   Dec 6th, 5:30pm
All levels

We'll cover all the basic skills you need to get you started feeling comfortable and creative in the kitchen. The boot camp series will meet every week for a total of 3 weeks, giving you time to practice everything you've learned before tackling the next set of skills. Class #1:Knife Skills 101 Hanger Steak with Red Wine Pan SauceRoasted...

$395
W.   Jan 21st - Feb 11th, 6pm
All levels
(103)

Classic Chanukah dishes can be innovative and delicious without taking ages to make. Native Israeli Chef-Instructor Einav Gefen will lead you through a menu that goes beyond tradition, including: Grandma Ruthie’s Best-Ever Doughnuts with Vanilla Cream, Dulce de Leche, Marshmallow Filling, or Strawberry Jam (and a variety of glazes); Sweet Potato...

$115
Su.   Dec 14th, 10am
Beginner
(120)

Chef David Mawhinney is known for his fried chicken. He makes it for birthdays, weddings and to cheer up beleaguered staff after a particularly long day. In this class, he will share the secrets of his fried chicken and biscuits, and in turn teach students the fundamentals of butchering, frying and baking.Intensive Kitchen Basics is our version of...

$125
Th.   Nov 13th, 7pm
Beginner
(27)

Let Chef Hong Thaimee teach you the basics of Thai cooking in her hands-on Thai 101 course. Cooking classes make great gifts, birthday or anniversary celebrations, team-building events, family reunions, friendly get-togethers, and more.What dishes will I learn to cook?You will cook three staple Thai dishes, all of which can be made vegetarian or vegan-friendly...

$95
Sa.   Nov 8th, 11:30am
All levels
(4)
Saturday November 8 11:30am - 1:30pm 1 Session $95
Saturday November 15 11:30am - 1:30pm 1 Session $95
Saturday November 22 11:30am - 1:30pm 1 Session $95
Saturday December 6 11:30am - 1:30pm 1 Session $95
Saturday December 13 11:30am - 1:30pm 1 Session $95
Saturday December 20 11:30am - 1:30pm 1 Session $95
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Barbecue is probably one of the most recognized culinary preparations of Korean cuisine. The interactive style of dining makes it a social form of dining that is conducive for entertaining. In this class, Shin Kim teaches students how to prepare Korean galbi - grilled beef short rib and spicy pork belly and how to set up a full spread of Korean BBQ...

$135
F.   Dec 12th, 7pm
All levels
(27)

In this class, we’ll learn the basics of wrapping and how to make both Chinese dumplings and wontons.Love dumplings and eager to make them at home? Join us in this 2 hour dumpling extravaganza!Then we will move on to the cooking process, to learn a sure-fire method for pan-frying dumplings to crispy perfection. As for the wontons, so you can learn...

$40
W.   Dec 3rd, 5pm
All levels
(60)
Wednesday December 3 5pm - 7pm 1 Session $40
Wednesday December 3 7:30pm - 9:30pm 1 Session $40
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Good knives are the foundation of a well equipped kitchen. This class remedies all these basic issues: You will learn how to slice, dice, and chop in the safest and most efficient manner. Knowing how to use knives skillfully is the foundation of all cooking, and should not be scary or frustrating. Many home and even professional cooks don't always...

$105
M.   Nov 3rd, 6pm
Beginner
(120)
Monday November 3 6pm - 9pm 1 Session $105
Friday November 7 6pm - 9pm 1 Session $105
Sunday November 16 2pm - 5pm 1 Session $105
Tuesday November 25 6pm - 9pm 1 Session $105
Thursday December 4 6pm - 9pm 1 Session $105
Friday December 12 6pm - 9pm 1 Session $105
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Just in time for the holiday season! We'll cover the dessert basics (pie crust, pastry dough, sweet sauces, working with chocolate) to help guide you through a season and lifetime of dessert making. Learn to make: Dark Chocolate Torte with Raspberry CoulisSpiced Pear and Cranberry Crisp with Cinnamon Creme FraicheFresh Ginger CookiesChocolate...

$100
Su.   Nov 9th, 12pm
All levels
(103)

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Learn the steps to create cake pops from start to finish.

$75
Sa.   Nov 15th, 11am
Beginner
(1)
Saturday November 15 11am - 2pm 1 Session $75
Sunday November 16 11am - 2pm 1 Session $75
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We will be cooking and baking French traditional pastry. From Profiteroles to Creamy Lemon Tart. Learn French baking recipes! Discover and share seasonal French pastries. Menu will change from class to class, rotating between 3 or 4 traditional french pastry recipes.Students will take home what they made.

$110
M.   Nov 17th, 6:15pm
Beginner
(7)
Monday November 17 6:15pm - 9:30pm 1 Session $110
Monday December 8 6:15pm - 9:30pm 1 Session $110
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These are one-session classes that introduce you to the art of making delicious easy-to-make vegetarian meals based on Ayurveda. You will gain a basic understanding of:Principles of what makes food healthy or not for you.An overview of how to use spices and make spice mixtures.An introduction into making entrées, soups, desserts, teas, and grain dishes.The...

$100
W.   Nov 12th, 6pm
Beginner
(8)
Wednesday November 12 6pm - 9pm 1 Session $100
Wednesday November 12 6pm - 9pm 1 Session $160
Saturday November 22 3pm - 6pm 1 Session $100
Saturday November 22 3pm - 6pm 1 Session $160
Monday November 24 6pm - 9pm 1 Session $100
Monday November 24 6pm - 9pm 1 Session $160
Sunday November 30 3pm - 6pm 1 Session $100
Sunday November 30 3pm - 6pm 1 Session $160
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Tired of by buying those store bought cookies for the holidays and special occasions, then learn how to customize your cookies for every occasion.

$59
Sa.   Nov 22nd - Dec 6th, 11am
Beginner
(2)

Learn the basic techniques of bread making and how to experiment to create your homemade breads.It is easier than you think to make your own bread. Playing around with bread dough can be a holiday activity for the whole family. Walnut & cheese bread {tyropswmo me karydia sti gastra} #vegetarianPizza bread for left overs #vegetarianSweet cinnamon...

$90
Sa.   Dec 13th, 11am
All levels
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