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Street Food: Summer Fest Edition

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
Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 20

What you'll learn in this summer cooking class:

Our sweet home Chicago is bursting with tempting street food all summer long. Learn how to cook up your own carnival cuisine with these iconic street fest classics.

  • Horchata
  • Beer Brats with Beer-Braised Grilled Onions
  • Gyros with Tzatziki Sauce
  • Elotes (Grilled Corn with Jalapeño-Lime Butter and Cotija Cheese)
  • Funnel Cakes
Skills Covered in Class Include:
  • Using Rice to Make Beverages
  • Grilling Sausages
  • Selecting Ground Meat
  • Working with Spices
  • Making Yogurt Sauce
  • Grilling Vegetables
  • Making Compound Butter
  • Making Batter
  • Deep Frying
Due to the layout of our kitchens and in consideration of your classmates, students will work in groups of 3 to 5 people. Parties of 6 or more will be directed to our private events department so we can accommodate them appropriately.

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Refund Policy
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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Street Food: Summer Fest Edition
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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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