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La Jolla
6811 La Jolla Blvd
Btwn Bonair Way & Bonair St
San Diego, California 92037
Cinco De Mayo San Diego
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 12
Teacher: Phillis Carey

What you'll learn in this culinary (meals) class:

Phillis Carey’s cooking classes cover a wide range of topics from basic techniques to entrees and feasts. She features quick ways to cook chicken, vegetarian cooking, international and regional cuisines, soups, appetizers and offer special classes with a seasonal focus, and more.

Valentine’s Day Dinner - February 4 & 11

Warm Butter Poached Shrimp Salad with Tangelos, Butter Lettuce, and Tarragon Citrus Dressing; Beef Wellington Tarts with Port Mushroom Sauce; Individual Potato Gratins with Garlic-Herb Cheese; Asparagus with Dijon Mustard and Fresh Thyme; Personal-Size Chocolate Pavlovas Filled with Dark Chocolate Pastry Cream.

Cool Weather Entrees - February 25

Creamy Reuben Soup with Corned Beef, Sauerkraut, and Rye Crisps; Spinach, Cream Cheese and Herb Stuffed Pork Tenderloin with a Bacon Weave Crust; Chicken Chile Verde with Poblanos, Tomatillos and Avocado Garnish; Quick Chili Cheesesteak Stew with Beans and Pepper Jack Cheese; Carrot Cake Pie with a Buttery Crust and Cream Cheese Frosting.

Savory Salmon - March 3

Salmon Burgers with Red Pepper and Caper Sauce; Thai Salmon with Coconut Milk, Ginger, Lime and Basil, and Coconut Rice: Bruschetta Salmon Sauté with Tomatoes, Basil, Parmesan, and Balsamic Glaze; Roasted Tandoori-Spiced Salmon with Pickled Onions; Glazed Lemon Lime Cookies.

Hearty Mediterranean Flavors - March 10

Fattoush—Middle Eastern Bread Salad with Pickled Grapes, Toasted Pita and Yogurt, Dill and Sumac Dressing; Pesto Chicken Lasagna Rolls with Spinach and White Sauce; InstaPot Pork Ragu Over Creamy Parmesan Polenta; Sicilian Shrimp and Couscous with Saffron and Toasted Almonds; Apple Pecan Phyllo Twist with Maple Syrup.

Skillet Suppers - March 17

French Onion and Bacon Skillet Mac and Cheese with Crispy Onion Topping; Louisiana Shrimp in Creole Sauce with Fresh Herbs; Mongolian Beef and Broccoli with Hoisin-Ginger Sauce and Sticky Rice; Beef and Bacon Meatballs stuffed with Mozzarella Cheese in Amatriciana Sauce; Blueberry Vanilla Bean Cobbler with Ice Cream.

Tangy Spring Citrus Dishes - March 31

Fresh Citrus Margaritas; Coconut Milk Lime Shrimp with Fresh Basil; Glazed Honey Orange Salmon with Citrus Basmati Rice Salad; Chicken Breast Sauté with Mushrooms and Asparagus with Creamy Lemon Dill Sauce; Coconut Lime Macaroons; Triple Citrus Cheesecake with Lemon Pastry Crust and Orange Marmalade Glaze.

Wine Country Cooking - April 7

Cilantro Ginger Macadamia Pesto Shrimp Bruschetta with Crème Fraiche; Fennel and Orange Arugula Salad with Lemon Ginger Vinaigrette; Salmon or Chicken with Fresh Blackberry Ginger Sauce; Five-Spice and Garlic Roasted New Potatoes; Orange Asparagus Toss; Cannoli Cake Roll with Brandied Apricot Filling and Pistachio Nut Crust.

Perfect Pastas - April 14

Tuscan Tortellini Soup with Chicken Sausage, Tomatoes and White Beans; Scampi Linguine with Lemony Breadcrumb Topping; Chicken Fusilli with Saffron Sun-Dried Tomato and Spinach Sauce; Sausage, Portobello Mushroom, Red Wine and Tomato Ragu with Pappardelle;

White Chocolate Strawberry Tiramisu.

Better with Bacon - April 21

Maple Bacon Jam with Brie; Potato-Leek Soup with Bacon;

Buttermilk Bacon Cheddar Chive Biscuits; Bacon-Weave Wrapped Southwest Burger Roll with Chili and Cheese Filling; Bacon Wrapped Blackberry Dijon Pork Tenderloin with Red Onions; Maple Bacon Magic Squares.

Cinco De Mayo San Diego - April 28

Cheesy Chipotle Corn Dip with Chips and Cucumber Slices; Baked Chicken and Bean Chimichangas with Salsa Verde, Tomato and Olive Topping; Grilled Ancho-Rubbed Skirt Steak with Three-Chili Sauce and Cotija Cheese Sprinkle; Cabbage Slaw with Creamy Chili Vinaigrette;

Caramel Filled Churro Cookies with Hot Chocolate Dip.

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