Looking for more than just an ordinary cooking class? Start anytime! Our classes are now ONLINE and available worldwide for your family to engage together!
The Monday 4-6pm online Fundamentals cooking class will focus on learning the fundamentals of knife skills, using heat to create flavour, wet & dry cooking techniques, basic sauce making and how to use what is at hand in the kitchen to reduce food waste. Above all, teens will build confidence, make new friends and experience how food brings us together while improving both our physical & mental health.
Advanced culinary techniques, butchery and using other proteins are taught in the next level of Culinary Classics which is held online Tuesdays 4-6pm. 8 weeks in Fundamentals is a prerequisite and you can start this courses at any time with our rotating classes beginning in January 2022. Culinary Classics courses will begin in person again soon but continue online in the meantime so we can continue learning and stay connected!
In any of our new rotating 8 week course you can now START ANYTIME and run for the 8 week cycle of classes until you’ve taken them all! Menus will focus on using locally sourced, seasonal ingredients and developing the skill of cooking without needing to even have a recipe. Winter menus include Thai Cashew Chicken Stir Fry, Canadian Shepherd’s Pie, Mac & Cheese, Mexican Fajitas, Pot Pies, Chicken Penne Alfredo with Mighty Garlic Bread & Caesar Salad, Chicken Souvlaki with Rice & Greek Salad and Meaty Lasagna. Please note: Substitutions during COVID may occur due to ongoing supply chain and delivery issues that we are unable to control.
NEW FUNDAMENTALS FAMILY MEMBERSHIP OPTION *BEST VALUE*:
INTRODUCTORY price for 8 weeks of just $85/week + HST for all three programs with Chef Pam, whose also an experienced and award winning adolescent & family therapist.
2 hour ZOOM class weekly
Teen Chef’s Chat social group on Thursdays 4pm-4:45pm (optional)
Chef’s recipes delivered to your inbox every Friday with tips for shopping to stretch your food dollars and how to engage as a family to return to the table
Parent Support Group (optional) on Sunday mornings 9-10am.
ONLINE TEEN CLASS DATES: Mondays 4-6pm January 10, 17, 24th & 31st, February 7; Classics for Advancing Student is TUESDAY FEB 15, 21st & 28th, 2021