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Knife Skills: Level 2

at The Chopping Block at the Mart - River North

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River North, Downtown/Loop
222 W Merchandise Mart Plaza Ste 107
At W Kinzie St
Chicago, Illinois 60654
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 20

What you'll learn in this knife skills class:

Take your knife skills to the next level while learning cooking techniques and preparing delicious recipes! In this technique-focused class, you'll learn how to successfully clean and properly cut challenging fruits and vegetables that you might otherwise shy away from, including: pineapple, butternut squash, tomatoes, leeks, mangoes, oranges and avocados. You'll sit down at the end of class, and enjoy your handiwork.   

Our Knife Skills class is not a prerequisite, but is recommended. We condense the knife skills lecture portion in this class, so if you would like more information on knives, knife construction, the care and cleaning of knives, and sharpening, enroll in our Knife Skills course prior to taking Knife Skills Plus.  

Menu:

  • Pineapple, Mango and Tomato Salsa with Tortilla Chips
  • Arugula, Avocado and Orange Salad with Pistachio Vinaigrette
  • Fregola Pasta with Caramelized Butternut Squash, Apples and Walnuts

Skills covered in class:

  • Using a knife
  • Working with hard-to-cut produce
  • Selecting produce
  • Balancing flavors
  • Making vinaigrette
  • Caramelizing vegetables
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A one-week notice is required for cancellation of any class. If you do not cancel by telephone at least 1 week in advance of your scheduled class, we will charge your credit card in full for the class. Please feel free to send a friend in your place if you cannot attend and it is within one week of the class as no refunds will be available. All classes also have a non-refundable, non-transferable 10% fee for the operational and administrative costs incurred by The Chopping Block. This service fee will not be refunded and cannot be transferred in the case of any cancellation.

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Knife Skills: Level 2
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The Chopping Block at the Mart

Chicago's largest recreational cooking school and gourmet retail store, offers demonstration and hands-on cooking classes, as well as wine classes, private cooking parties and corporate team building events. Classes at our two locations cover subjects from cooking basics to intensive Boot Camps as well...

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