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Hands-On Pasta Workshop

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Date Night Demo on the Patio

  • All levels
  • 21 and older
  • $253
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  • 4747 N Lincoln, Chicago, IL
  • 2 hours

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  • $253
  • 2 hours
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Class Description


What you'll learn in this italian cooking class:

Enjoy a romantic evening outdoors as our chef prepares a sumptuous feast for you and your date in this demonstration class. Generous tasting portions of each dish will be served.


  • Kale Salad with Grill-Roasted Beets, Toasted Walnuts, Shaved Parmesan and Balsamic Vinaigrette
  • Bourbon-Glazed Cedar-Planked Salmon
  • Rosemary and Garlic Grill-Roasted Hasselback Sweet Potatoes
  • Wood-Fired Pumpkin-Cinnamon Bread Pudding

Skills covered in class:

  • Setting up your grill
  • Grilling root vegetables
  • Making vinaigrette
  • Balancing flavors
  • Selecting fish
  • Determining fish doneness
  • Using a cedar plank
  • Baking on the grill

We will prepare the dessert ahead of time for your enjoyment during class.

Grilling classes take place outdoors on our patio. If there is inclement weather, the class will be moved indoors.

School Notes:
  • Please note that upon purchase, your email address may be shared with The Chopping Block Lincoln Square, and you will be receiving class and/or marketing information from the provider.

  • Also note that by purchasing seats for classes at The Chopping Block you are authorizing CourseHorse to charge your card if you order additional drinks and do not pay for them at the time of the class.

Refund Policy

All classes have a 4 business days cancellation policy, except Culinary Boot Camps which have a 16 business days cancellation policy.

You must email us at [email protected] to cancel an existing reservation, but please note the 15% service fee is non-refundable and non-transferable.

If you cancel within 4 business days, you will not receive a refund or credit for your class, but feel free to send a guest in your place. Our credit card refund policy is 90 days. If your purchase was made prior to that, you will receive an account credit, not a refund to your credit card.

Please note:

  • All virtual class sales are final.
  • All virtual students will receive a recording of the class within 48 hours of the class.

In any event where a customer wants to cancel their enrollment and is eligible for a full refund, a 5% processing fee will be deducted from the refund amount.

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The Chopping Block Lincoln Square

Chicago’s premiere recreational cooking school and gourmet retail store, offers demonstration, hands-on cooking classes and virtual classes, as well as wine classes, private cooking parties and corporate team building events.

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