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CULINARY BASICS COOKING SERIES -MONDAYS, 10/9/17-10/30/17 -7PM-9:30PM
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Address: 2366 Pelham Avenue, Pico/Overland
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ARE YOU ARE A BEGINNER? YOU CAN COOK!
Let Chef Eric show you how.
***Great for Newlyweds, Couples, Students, Young Adults***
“A great intro class with no stress and a ton of new recipes to try for the first time.
I cooked for 14 people and they loved it. Great new friends, too!” Jonathan Lee, Culinary Basics’ Graduate
CULINARY BASICS COOKING SERIES - $395 – 4 Weeks
Monday, 10/9/17-10/30/17 7:00pm-9:30pm
Monday, 1/8/18-1/29/18 7:00pm-9:30pm
Monday, 2/5/18-2/26/18 7:00pm-9:30pm
•Classes designed for the cook with little or no experience
•Meets once weekly – 2 ½ hours - 4 weeks
•Easy-to-prepare Meals and Basic Cooking Techniques
- Roasting, Sautéing, Grilling, Baking
•Preparation is key as steps are done in advance to save time
•Many ingredients can be purchased ready-to-cook
•Knife Skills Instruction and Practice
Class #1 - Basic Knife Skills and Meal Preparation. Learn how to Chop, Slice, Julienne and Dice vegetables quickly and efficiently. Explore the more complicated Brunoise, Paysanne, Batonnet and Tourne knife cuts to get more confident and create variety for your dishes. Learn many cooking techniques for easily-prepared meals with chicken and beef: Risotto-Style Orzo Pasta with Parmesan Cheese, Latin-Style Strip Loin Steak with Chayote Squash flavored with Oregano and Lime, flavorful Ajieco Stew (Chicken, Potato and Corn Stew), and Spiced Peruvian Chickpea Cakes ease us into cooking with these delicious recipes.
Class #2 – This class shows students how quickly and easily International Meals can be prepared from start to finish using organizational techniques, knife skills, and cooking techniques learned during the previous class. Pan-Seared Chicken with Fresh Tomato-Herb Sauce, Lemon Orzo Pasta with Kalamata Olives, Asian Five-Spice Chicken Skewers with Spicy Peanut Sauce and Thai-Style Rice Noodles, Grilled and Spiced Carne Asada with homemade Guacamole Sauce, Sour Cream, Olives and Tortillas, Mom’s Mouthwatering Meatloaf with Mashed Carrots and Potatoes, and Flavorful Chicken and Chile Stew with Pilaf-Style Rice – these recipes will quickly become favorites and will impress your friends with your cooking style.
Class #3 – Hearty Potatoes and Light Home Made Pastas and Sauces are added to the menu with delicious accompanying Sauces: Fresh Home Made Pasta with House-Dried Herbs and Bolognese-Style Spaghetti Sauce, Traditional Herb and Cheese Spaetzle with Cream Sauce, Roasted Potatoes with Olive Oil, Garlic and Rosemary, Home Made Tagliatelle with Bolognese Meat Sauce, mouth-watering Fettuccine Alfredo, and the creamiest Potatoes au Gratin with Roasted Red Bell Pepper Puree - lighter versions of these hearty dishes are discussed.
Class #4 – Final class covers basic sanitation, safety and cooking techniques with Fish and Shellfish recipes: Seared and Spice-Crusted Ahi Tuna drizzled with Sesame Dressing on Julienned Lettuce, Brown Rice and Edamame Beans with Soy Sauce, Salmon Steamed in Wine and Spices on Mixed Greens with Balsamic Vinaigrette, Grilled Chipotle-Spiced Shrimp and Grilled Portobello Mushrooms with Brown Derby French Dressing, Succulent Bass and Mixed Vegetable Packets with Mint and Basil Pesto, and Sole Vin Blanc with Ginger-Lime-Scallion Butter with Shiitake Mushroom and Asparagus Sauté. Lots of great food and conversation as we dine to our hearts delight on our last class together with our newfound foodie friends. Feel free to bring some wine for the end of the last class.
“The Classroom is a warm environment to learn the basics of cooking. The staff is friendly and supportive and took away my fears of cooking.” Alia Ascha, Culinary Basics’ Graduate
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*A PRIVATE LOS ANGELES COOKING SCHOOL*
WE TEACH COOKING CLASSES TO THE MASSES
Bring your creativity and questions as you explore Cooking and Pastry/Baking to start a new career or impress your friends with your SKILLS as a Master Chef or Pastry Chef
• Master Chef Program – Certification Program
• Master Baking/Pastry Program – Certification Program
• Recreational Cooking AND Baking Classes
• Couples Romantic Date Night Dinner Classes
• 4-Week Culinary Basics Cooking Series/ Cooking Basics
• 4-Week Healthy Cooking Series
• Team Building Events for Corporations/Private Cooking Parties for Adults
• Sizzle and Smooth Savory Seasonings Spice Blends
• KIDS SUMMER COOKING / BAKING CAMPS
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1 Block East of Overland, Just North of Pico - Parking Just North of Pico on Overland
2366 PELHAM AVENUE - LOS ANGELES, CA 90064 -- PHONE: 310-470-2640 - FAX: 310-470-2642
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POTTERY CLASSES FOR KIDS & ADULTS
3795 Boise Avenue, Mar Vista, Ca 90066 (3 Blocks West Of Centinela, Off Venice) 310-567-2708. - - Peach Tree Pottery Classes, Studio And Gallery. If You've Ever Thought You'd Like To Try Throwing A Pot, This Is A Fun And Relaxed Place To Try It Out. Unleash Your Creativity, Learn To Throw A Pot I ....
THE GETTY CENTER
1200 Getty Center Drive Los Angeles, Ca 90049 Use The Getty Center Exit From I405 (310) 440-7300 - - A Tram Takes Visitors From The Parking At Street Level Up To The Museum. In Addition To The Art Housed Here, The Architecture, Gardens And Setting, Perched Above West Los Angeles, Are Spectacular. If ....
UCLA HAMMER MUSEUM
10899 Wilshire Blvd Los Angeles, Ca 90024 310.443.7000 - - The Museum Is Located At The Northeast Corner Of Westwood And Wilshire Boulevards In Westwood Village, 3 Blocks East Of The 405 Freeway's Wilshire Boulevard Exit. The Ucla Grunwald Center For The Gra ....
SKIRBALL CULTURAL CENTER
2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles, Ca 90049 Skirball Cultural Center - (Located Off The 405 Freeway; Exit Skirball Center Drive) (310) 440-4500 - - Its Mission Is To Explore The Connections Between Four Thousand Years Of Jewish Heritage And The Vitality Of American Democratic Ideals. It Seeks To Welcome And Inspire People Of Every Ethnic And Cul ....
UCLA FOWLER MUSEUM OF CULTURAL HISTORY
W Sunset Blvd & Westwood Plz, Los Angeles, Ca 90077 Ucla North Campus-- Parking On Lot 4; Enter At Sunset And Westwood. 310/825-4361 - The Ucla Fowler Museum Of Cultural History Explores Art And Material Culture Primarily From Africa, Asia And The Pacific, And The Americas, Past And Present. The Fowler Seeks To Enhance Understanding More ....
MUSEUM OF TOLERANCE
9786 West Pico Blvd Los Angeles, Ca 90035 Simon Wiesenthal Plaza (Southeast Corner Of Pico Boulevard And Roxbury Drive). Entrance On Pico - F 310-553-8403 - The Museum Of Tolerance Provides A Unique And Provocative Experience That Challenges Visitors To Become Witnesses To History, Confront The Dynamic Of Intolerance That Is Still Embedded In Society Tod
NOAH’S ARK AT THE SKIRBALL
2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles, Ca 90049 Skirball Cultural Center - (Located Off The 405 Freeway; Exit Skirball Center Drive) (310) 440-4500 - $12 General | $9 Seniors, Full-Time Students, And Children Over 12 | $7 Children 2–12 | Free To Skirball Members And Children Under 2 - New Family Destination Promises To Be Summer’S “Hot Ticket”! The Skirball Cultural Center Opens Noah’S Ark At The Skirball—An Innovative, Delight-Filled Destination For Children And Families Of ....
Parks & Gardens
BURTON W. CHACE PARK
13650 Mindanao Way, Marina Del Rey Ca 310-822-8530 - - Burton W. Chace Park Offers Multi-Purpose Rooms, Picnic Tables, Barbecues, Pergolas, Picnic Shelters, Outdoor Programs, Great Harbor Viewing Areas, Guest Docks, And Is Host To Numerous Year-Round Eve ....
WILL ROGERS STATE HISTORIC PARK
1501 Will Rogers State Park Rd, Pacific Plsds, Ca 90272 310-454-8212, Ext. 103 - - Will Rogers, The Famous Actor/Movie Star, Philospher And Radio Personality Built This Ranch In The Pacifc Palisades During The 1920'S. The Ranch And Surrounding Property Was Given To The State Of Cal ....
KENNETH HAHN STATE RECREATION AREA
4100 South La Cienega Boulevard Los Angeles, Ca 90056 Baldwin Hills (323) 298-3660 - - A Great Park, Nestled In The Hills With The Drills Off Of La Cienega In The Baldwin Hills Area. Spectacular Views Of Downtown L.A. And Most Of The Rest Of The City As Well. It Has A Fishing Lake (5 C ....
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