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Hands-On Tuscany in the Spring

The Chopping Block Lincoln Square @ 4747 N Lincoln, Chicago, IL

Embark on a culinary journey to Tuscany this spring and discover the art of crafting authentic Italian dishes bursting with seasonal flavors. From mastering the perfect white pizza to creating succulent Tuscan salmon and delicate panna cotta, immerse yourself in the essence of Tuscan cuisine with hands-on guidance from our expert chefs. Join us for an unforgettable cooking experience where you'll hone your skills and savor the taste of Italy.

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Couples Venetian Dinner Party

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Ignite your culinary passion with our Couples Venetian Dinner Party, where you and your partner will immerse yourselves in the flavors of Italy. From crafting traditional cicchetti to mastering fish in parchment and creating the perfect tiramisu, embark on a culinary adventure together. Join us for a memorable evening of teamwork, taste, and romance.

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Bring a Friend Risotto Night

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Join us for an unforgettable evening of culinary exploration as we demystify the art of crafting perfect risotto. Discover the secrets behind selecting the finest ingredients, mastering cooking techniques, and balancing flavors to create a sumptuous feast. Bring a friend and embark on a journey to elevate your cooking skills to new heights.

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Mother’s Day Brunch

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Treat your Mom to a memorable Mother's Day brunch experience filled with Italian-inspired dishes and a complimentary mimosa or wine. Learn to craft delectable treats like whipped ricotta with homemade jam and savory frittatas, all while enjoying a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Make this Mother's Day extra special by pampering Mom with a culinary adventure she'll cherish.

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Sunday at Nonna’s

Tutore @ 2755 W Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL

Step into the heart of Italian-American tradition with this class, where you'll learn to recreate classic dishes reminiscent of family gatherings. From mastering the art of Sunday gravy to crafting tender beef braciole and homemade cavatelli, discover the secrets of authentic Italian cuisine. Join us for a culinary journey that will evoke cherished memories and leave your taste buds longing for more.

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Hands-On Venetian Nights

Transport your taste buds to the enchanting streets of Venice with a culinary journey filled with tantalizing cicchetti and savory delights. Immerse yourself in a hands-on experience where you will master the art of Venetian cuisine alongside fellow food enthusiasts. Join us for an evening of culinary exploration and create a memorable feast inspired by Italy's rich culinary traditions.

  • All levels
  • 18 and older
  • $155.25
  • 4747 N Lincoln, Chicago, IL
  • 2 hours

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Class Description


What you'll learn in this italian cooking class:

Bring the magic of a Venetian night to your own home with an assortment of cicchetti (chee-KET-tee), tantalizing noshes that line counters of tucked-away wine bars, favored by locals. No passport required in this hands-on class!


  • Artichoke and Roasted Red Pepper Antipasto
  • Meatballs with Pancetta-Tomato Sauce
  • Focaccia with Olives and Herbs
  • Grilled Branzino with Almonds and Lemon

Skills covered in class:

  • Roasting peppers
  • Balancing flavors
  • Selecting ground beef and pork
  • Preparing tomato sauce
  • Working with yeast dough
  • Understanding proofing
  • Selecting and grilling fish

In this hands-on class, students will be paired in groups of three to five and work together as a team to prepare the recipes.

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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