NOTE: All Phipps tickets must be purchased in advance, and new safety protocols are required. Learn more about how you can join us!

Join us in our newly renovated, state-of-the-art Botany Hall Kitchen for exciting culinary arts classes! Discover new ways to prepare food that is good for you and the planet in our innovative kitchen and classroom setting.

For more details about our programs, or to receive personalized class recommendations from our helpful staff, please feel free to contact us at edu@phipps.conservatory.org.

If you have a food allergy, please check with the education department at edu@phipps.conservatory.org or 412/441-4442 before registering for the class. In-class adjustments may not be possible.

Current Classes

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  • Authentic Indian from Scratch Lunch and Learn Series | Jayashree Iyengar, Popping Mustard Seeds | Wednesdays: Sept. 9, Oct. 7, Nov. 11 | 12:30 - 1 p.m.
  • Lunch and Learn: Bread Basics Series  | Chef Mark Snyder, Cook2Eat2Live | Mondays: Sept. 14, 28, Oct. 12, 26 | 12:30 - 1 p.m.
  • Lunch and Learn: Seasonal Soups Series |  Chef Mark Snyder, Cook2Eat2Live | Mondays: Oct. 5, Oct. 19 | 12:30 - 1 p.m.
  • World Flavors Series | Chef Rachel Homan | Thursdays: Sept. 24, Oct. 22, Dec. 14 |  5:30 - 7 p.m.
  • Holiday Breakfast | Chef Emily Larsen, Spilling the Soup | Thurs., Dec 10 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.

Detailed Listings

Culinary Arts

Virtual Fall Phipps Date Night | Chef Amy Reed, Cafe Phipps

Fri., Sept 25 | 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Price details below

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

Join Chef Amy for a very special virtual Phipps themed Date Night at home! You and your date will get the opportunity to connect and create a delicious meal together. Our highly-skilled Chef will teach you all the techniques and tricks to this 4 course gourmet meal. This four course dinner includes an easy to make appetizer, a fresh seasonal salad, a delicious seafood entree and a smooth chocolate fondue for dessert. Dim the lights, light your candles and enjoy a romantic dinner for two, right at home! 

Menu:

  • Bacon Wrapped Dates
  • Seasonal Green Salad with Apples and Spiced Nuts
  • Roasted Tomato Soup
  • Rosemary White Bean Puree
  • Pan Seared Scallops
  • Braised Swiss Chard
  • Chocolate Fondue

Date Night – Class Only: Receive a detailed shopping list, an exclusive recipe created by Chef Amy and zoom information to learn tips and tricks and cook along with our chef. ($50 per couple)

Date Night – Grocery Pick Up and Class: Sit back and relax, let us do the shopping for you!  Phipps staff will source the freshest local ingredients for your meal including a delicious drink mixture to add to any alcoholic or nonalcoholic beverage. Come to Phipps for a contact-less pick up of your groceries brought to you in a Phipps branded tote bag and wine glasses. ($100 per couple) Now closed

Date Night – Full Package: Our full package date night includes the groceries you will need for class, drink mix, tote bag and wine glass plus a little love from Phipps. The full package will include a locally made growing candle, 3 sustainable dishcloths and a Phipps gift shop favorite, bees wrap for your food storage needs. ($150 per couple) Now closed

Culinary Arts

Lunch and Learn: Bread Basics: Ciabatta Bread | Chef Mark Snyder, Cook2Eat2Live

Mon., Sept 28 | 12:30 – 1 p.m.

Single Class $9 members | $11 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

Get ready to heat up your ovens, Bread Basics with Mark Snyder are back by popular demand! We’ll kick off this series with a popular sour dough bread recipe made using a homemade starter and move on to specialty breads including Ciabatta, Panettone and Pumpkin breads! This is a great way to kick off your fall season, and get ready to impress your guests with homemade bread at your next holiday gathering.

Culinary Arts

Italian Cuisine at Home: Garganelli with Heirloom Tomato Sauce | Chef Justin Melnick, Executive Chef at Spello

Mon., Sept 28 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.

Single Class $25 members | $28 nonmembers

Learn to cook the Italian way right from your very own home. Join us on Zoom for a live cooking class with Chef Justin Melnick. Justin has traveled and studied the regions of Italy and is ready to bring a little of Italy into your home. He will teach you the most authentic ways to prepare your next Italian dish. You’ll learn everyday cooking tips as well as Italian cooking tips to use in your kitchen.

Culinary Arts

Lunch and Learn: Herbal Preparations: Infused Oil and Herbal Truffles | Dina Ranade, The Herbal Bake Shoppe

Tues., Sept 29 | 12:30 – 1 p.m.

Single Class $9 members | $11 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

Join Dina Ranade, Herbalist and Registered Dietician, to explore common culinary herbs from a medicinal perspective and discover their far reach beyond ordinary seasonings. Each class will include discussions on benefits, recipes for suggested uses and demonstrations of herbal preparations. Share a cup of tea and begin to build your own kitchen apothecary.

* Looking for more? Join Dina on Tuesday, October 20 at 5 p.m. for tips on creating your kitchen apothecary and maintaining your herbal medicine cabinet!

Culinary Arts

Customizable Cooking: Quiche with a Craveable Green Salad | Chef Emily Larsen, Spilling the Soup

Thurs., Oct 1 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.

Single Class $25 members | $28 nonmembers 

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

We have all had that favorite recipe, but maybe forgot an ingredient or two. Join Chef Emily in her customizable cooking series and learn all the tricks and tips to improvising. Emily will share great knowledge on substitutions and what you can use if something is forgotten! Don’t worry, we won’t leave you high and dry; we will still send you a recipe with ingredients, but have some fun with it and change things up if you would like.  

Culinary Arts

Lunch and Learn: Seasonal Soups: New England Chowder | Chef Mark Snyder, Cook2Eat2Live

Mon., Oct 5 | 12:30 – 1 p.m.

Single Class $9 members | $11 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

What’s more comforting than a warm bowl of homemade soup on a chilly day? Stay warm this fall and join Mark Snyder for our seasonal soups series. He will give you all the basics to building those terrific flavors to your soup. You will also learn all the tricks to making a great successful soup.

Culinary Arts

Lunch and Learn: Herbal Preparations: Herbal Steams, Gargles and Syrups | Dina Ranade, The Herbal Bake Shoppe

Tues., Oct 6 | 12:30 – 1 p.m.

Single Class $9 members | $11 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

Join Dina Ranade, Herbalist and Registered Dietician, to explore common culinary herbs from a medicinal perspective and discover their far reach beyond ordinary seasonings. Each class will include discussions on benefits, recipes for suggested uses and demonstrations of herbal preparations. Share a cup of tea and begin to build your own kitchen apothecary.

* Looking for more? Join Dina on Tuesday, October 20 at 5 p.m. for tips on creating your kitchen apothecary and maintaining your herbal medicine cabinet!

Culinary Arts

Authentic Indian from Scratch Lunch and Learn: South Indian Spice Powders | Jayashree Iyengar, Popping Mustard Seeds

Wed., Oct 7 | 12:30 – 1 p.m.

Single Class $9 members | $11 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

In this Authentic Indian Cuisine lunch and learn series, Chef Jayashree Iyengar will be teaching us all about the spices, flavors and unique techniques to Indian cuisine. You’ll receive not only authentic recipes, but also newfound confidence in Indian cooking.

*Looking for more? Put your new skills to the test and join Chef Jay in our Authentic Indian Cuisine Cook-Along series!

Culinary Arts

Lunch and Learn: Bread Basics: Panettone Bread | Chef Mark Snyder, Cook2Eat2Live

Mon., Oct 12 | 12:30 – 1 p.m.

Single Class $9 members | $11 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

Get ready to heat up your ovens, Bread Basics with Mark Snyder are back by popular demand! We’ll kick off this series with a popular sour dough bread recipe made using a homemade starter and move on to specialty breads including Ciabatta, Panettone and Pumpkin breads! This is a great way to kick off your fall season, and get ready to impress your guests with homemade bread at your next holiday gathering.

Culinary Arts

Italian Cuisine at Home: Bistecca con Patate | Chef Justin Melnick, Executive Chef at Spello

Mon., Oct 12 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.

Single Class $25 members | $28 nonmembers

Learn to cook the Italian way right from your very own home. Join us on Zoom for a live cooking class with Chef Justin Melnick. Justin has traveled and studied the regions of Italy and is ready to bring a little of Italy into your home. He will teach you the most authentic ways to prepare your next Italian dish. You’ll learn everyday cooking tips as well as Italian cooking tips to use in your kitchen.

Culinary Arts

Lunch and Learn: Herbal Preparations: Herbal Honey, Jams and Tonics | Dina Ranade, The Herbal Bake Shoppe

Tues., Oct 13 | 12:30 – 1 p.m.

Single Class $9 members | $11 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

Join Dina Ranade, Herbalist and Registered Dietician, to explore common culinary herbs from a medicinal perspective and discover their far reach beyond ordinary seasonings. Each class will include discussions on benefits, recipes for suggested uses and demonstrations of herbal preparations. Share a cup of tea and begin to build your own kitchen apothecary.

*Looking for more? Join Dina on Tuesday, October 20 at 5 p.m. for tips on creating your kitchen apothecary and maintaining your herbal medicine cabinet!

Culinary Arts

Authentic Indian from Scratch Cook-Along Series: South Indian Cooking: Indian Breakfast for Dinner | Jayashree Iyengar, Popping Mustard Seeds

Wed., Oct 14 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.

Single Class $25 members | $28 nonmembers

Single Class with Ingredient Pickup $45 members | $48 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

Join Chef Jayashree Iyengar as she teaches us the world of Indian cooking. Each hands-on cooking session will include not only delicious food but also a cultural connection to each meal. Learn new spice combinations and bring authentic delicious Indian cuisine into your home cooking rotation. (Menu: Onion / Tomato / Coconut Chutney, Flattened Rice (Aval or Poha) Uppuma)

For an additional $20, students can opt in for a contactless pick up of the ingredients at Phipps Botany Hall Kitchen, 3 - 6 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, Oct. 12 and 13, and 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. the day of the class, Oct. 14. This option will close one week before the class takes place. No substitutions are available for ingredient pick-up.Ingredient pickup includes ingredients for 4 servings of each dish.

*Looking for more? Join us for our Authentic Indian Lunch and Learn Series and make homemade spice blends and more to apply in class!

Culinary Arts

Customizable Cooking: Roasted Vegetable Galette | Chef Emily Larsen, Spilling the Soup

Thurs., Oct 15 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.

Single Class $25 members | $28 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

We have all had that favorite recipe, but maybe forgot an ingredient or two. Join Chef Emily in her customizable cooking series and learn all the tricks and tips to improvising. Emily will share great knowledge on substitutions and what you can use if something is forgotten! Don’t worry, we won’t leave you high and dry; we will still send you a recipe with ingredients, but have some fun with it and change things up if you would like.

Culinary Arts

Lunch and Learn: Seasonal Soups: Roasted Squash Soup | Chef Mark Snyder, Cook2Eat2Live

Mon., Oct 19 | 12:30 – 1 p.m.

Single Class $9 members | $11 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

What’s more comforting than a warm bowl of homemade soup on a chilly day? Stay warm this fall and join Mark Snyder for our seasonal soups series. He will give you all the basics to building those terrific flavors to your soup. You will also learn all the tricks to making a great successful soup.

Culinary Arts

Building Your Kitchen Apothecary | Dina Ranade, The Herbal Bake Shoppe

Tues., Oct 20 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.

$25 members | $28 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

Creating a kitchen apothecary and maintaining an herbal medicine cabinet is easier than you may think. The supply checklist likely includes items already in your kitchen. Join Dina for organization and herbal sourcing ideas as well as a demonstration on how to make tinctures as beginning stock for a pantry.

* Looking for more? Follow Dina’s Lunch and Learn: Herbal Preparations series for a head start on your at-home Kitchen Apothecary!

Culinary Arts

World Flavors: Making Asian Dumplings | Chef Rachel Homan

Thurs., Oct 22 |  5:30 - 7 p.m.

Single Class $25 members | $28 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

Itching to travel? Take a culinary tour around the world with Chef Rachel Homan. In this series we’ll be exploring the flavors of Mediterranean Fare, Asian dumplings and Argentinian cuisine and what makes their flavors so unique.

Culinary Arts

Lunch and Learn: Bread Basics: Pumpkin Bread | Chef Mark Snyder, Cook2Eat2Live

Mon., Oct 26 | 12:30 – 1 p.m.

Single Class $9 members | $11 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

Get ready to heat up your ovens, Bread Basics with Mark Snyder are back by popular demand! We’ll kick off this series with a popular sour dough bread recipe made using a homemade starter and move on to specialty breads including Ciabatta, Panettone and Pumpkin breads! This is a great way to kick off your fall season, and get ready to impress your guests with homemade bread at your next holiday gathering.

Culinary Arts

Italian Cuisine at Home: Penne al Pesto con Calamari | Chef Justin Melnick, Executive Chef at Spello

Mon., Oct 26 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.

Single Class $25 members | $28 nonmembers

Learn to cook the Italian way right from your very own home. Join us on Zoom for a live cooking class with Chef Justin Melnick. Justin has traveled and studied the regions of Italy and is ready to bring a little of Italy into your home. He will teach you the most authentic ways to prepare your next Italian dish. You’ll learn everyday cooking tips as well as Italian cooking tips to use in your kitchen.

Culinary Arts

Make Your Own Herbal Tea Blends | Dina Ranade, The Herbal Bake Shoppe

Tues., Oct 27 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.

$25 members | $28 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

Are you a tea lover? Have you ever dared to grab the spices and try to make your very own tea? Grab your tea and relax while watching and exploring how to combine fresh or dried herbs into lovely tea blends that can be enjoyed hot or cold. Dina will walk you through the different herbs used in tea and what combinations make the best tea for your palate.

Culinary Arts

Customizable Cooking: Mussels and Frites | Chef Emily Larsen, Spilling the Soup

Thurs., Oct 29 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.

Single Class $25 members | $28 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

We have all had that favorite recipe, but maybe forgot an ingredient or two. Join Chef Emily in her customizable cooking series and learn all the tricks and tips to improvising. Emily will share great knowledge on substitutions and what you can use if something is forgotten! Don’t worry, we won’t leave you high and dry; we will still send you a recipe with ingredients, but have some fun with it and change things up if you would like.

Culinary Arts

Italian Cuisine at Home: Ribollita | Chef Justin Melnick, Executive Chef at Spello

Mon., Nov 9 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.

Single Class $25 members | $28 nonmembers

Learn to cook the Italian way right from your very own home. Join us on Zoom for a live cooking class with Chef Justin Melnick. Justin has traveled and studied the regions of Italy and is ready to bring a little of Italy into your home. He will teach you the most authentic ways to prepare your next Italian dish. You’ll learn everyday cooking tips as well as Italian cooking tips to use in your kitchen.

Culinary Arts

Authentic Indian from Scratch Lunch and Learn: Instant Dosas | Jayashree Iyengar, Popping Mustard Seeds

Wed., Nov 11 | 12:30 – 1 p.m.

Single Class $9 members | $11 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

In this Authentic Indian Cuisine lunch and learn series, Chef Jayashree Iyengar will be teaching us all about the spices, flavors and unique techniques to Indian cuisine. You’ll receive not only authentic recipes, but also newfound confidence in Indian cooking.

*Looking for more? Put your new skills to the test and join Chef Jay in our Authentic Indian Cuisine Cook-Along series!

Culinary Arts

Vegetarian Friendly Thanksgiving Dishes Series | Chef Emily Larsen, Spilling the Soup

Cauliflower and Wild Rice Stuffing - Thurs., Nov 12 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.
Quinoa Stuffed Acorn Squash - Thurs., Nov 19 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.

Class Series $45 members | $50 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

Tired of the same old Thanksgiving dinner every year? Chef Emily will take Thanksgiving to new level this year and add some unique vegetarian inspired side dishes to your line up. Whether you’re vegetarian or just need a change of pace, these dishes will surprise your Thanksgiving dinner guests and leave them wanting more.

Culinary Arts

Vegetarian Friendly Thanksgiving Dishes: Cauliflower and Wild Rice Stuffing | Chef Emily Larsen, Spilling the Soup

Thurs., Nov 12 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.

Single Class $25 members | $28 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

 Tired of the same old Thanksgiving dinner every year? Chef Emily will take Thanksgiving to new level this year and add some unique vegetarian inspired side dishes to your line up. Whether you’re vegetarian or just need a change of pace, these dishes will surprise your Thanksgiving dinner guests and leave them wanting more.

Culinary Arts

Planning Thanksgiving Dinner | Mark Snyder, Cook2Eat2Live

Mon., Nov 16 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.

$25 members | $28 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

Whether you’re looking for new menu ideas or this is your first year in charge, Mark Snyder is here to demystify the laborious Thanksgiving Dinner. Mark will cover everything from menu planning, to shopping to hosting guests. Plus get some new recipes to add to the table! After this class you should be ready to take on this holiday meal.

Culinary Arts

Authentic Indian from Scratch Cook-Along Series: Instant Dosas with Sambar and Chutney | Jayashree Iyengar, Popping Mustard Seeds

Wed., Nov. 18 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.

Single Class $25 members | $28 nonmembers

Single Class with Ingredient Pickup $45 members | $48 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

Join Chef Jayashree Iyengar as she teaches us the world of Indian cooking. Each hands-on cooking session will include not only delicious food but also a cultural connection to each meal. Learn new spice combinations and bring authentic delicious Indian cuisine into your home cooking rotation.

For an additional $20, students can opt in for a contactless pick up of the ingredients at Phipps Botany Hall Kitchen, 3 - 6 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, Nov. 16 and 17, and 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. the day of the class, Nov. 18. This option will close one week before the class takes place. No substitutions are available for ingredient pick-up. Ingredient pickup includes ingredients for 4 servings of each dish.

*Looking for more? Join us for our Authentic Indian Lunch and Learn Series and make homemade spice blends and more to apply in class!

Culinary Arts

Vegetarian Friendly Thanksgiving Dishes: Quinoa Stuffed Acorn Squash | Chef Emily Larsen, Spilling the Soup

Thurs., Nov 19 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.

Single Class $25 members | $28 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

Tired of the same old Thanksgiving dinner every year? Chef Emily will take Thanksgiving to new level this year and add some unique vegetarian inspired side dishes to your line up. Whether you’re vegetarian or just need a change of pace, these dishes will surprise your Thanksgiving dinner guests and leave them wanting more.

Culinary Arts

Winter Soups: Lobster Bisque and French Onion | Chef Emily Larsen, Spilling the Soup

Thurs., Dec 3 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.

$25 members | $28 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

With cold weather upon us, nothing is more satisfying than a simmering bowl of soup. Don’t let these soups intimidate you. Chef Emily will teach the complexities of making these soups from scratch, and how to build that delicious flavor along the way.

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Italian Cuisine at Home: Crostata | Chef Justin Melnick, Executive Chef at Spello

Mon., Dec 7 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.

Single Class $25 members | $28 nonmembers

Learn to cook the Italian way right from your very own home. Join us on Zoom for a live cooking class with Chef Justin Melnick. Justin has traveled and studied the regions of Italy and is ready to bring a little of Italy into your home. He will teach you the most authentic ways to prepare your next Italian dish. You’ll learn everyday cooking tips as well as Italian cooking tips to use in your kitchen.

Culinary Arts

Holiday Breakfast | Chef Emily Larsen, Spilling the Soup

Thurs., Dec 10 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.

$25 members | $28 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

Are you looking to perfect all your holiday meals? In this class Chef Emily will teach us how to create the ultimate holiday morning breakfast your family will never forget. We will be bringing breakfast to the next level by making Everything Bagel Casserole, Ham & Asparagus Bacon Rollups and Baked Eggs.

Culinary Arts

World Flavors: Argentinian Cuisine | Chef Rachel Homan

Mon., Dec 14 |  5:30 - 7 p.m.

Single Class $25 members | $28 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

Itching to travel? Take a culinary tour around the world with Chef Rachel Homan. In this series we’ll be exploring the flavors of Mediterranean Fare, Asian dumplings and Argentinian cuisine and what makes their flavors so unique.

Culinary Arts

Authentic Indian from Scratch Lunch and Learn Series | Jayashree Iyengar, Popping Mustard Seeds

Intro to Indian Spices: Garam Masala – Wed., Sept 9 | 12:30 – 1 p.m.
South Indian Spice Powders - Wed., Oct 7 | 12:30 – 1 p.m.
Instant Dosas - Wed., Nov 11 | 12:30 – 1 p.m.

Class Series $30 members | $35 nonmembers

In this Authentic Indian Cuisine lunch and learn series, Chef Jayashree Iyengar will be teaching us all about the spices, flavors and unique techniques to Indian cuisine. You’ll receive not only authentic recipes, but also newfound confidence in Indian cooking.

* Looking for more? Put your new skills to the test and join Chef Jay in our Authentic Indian Cuisine Cook-Along series!

Culinary Arts

Lunch and Learn: Bread Basics Series | Chef Mark Snyder, Cook2Eat2Live

Sour Dough - Mon., Sept 14 | 12:30 – 1 p.m.
Ciabatta Bread - Mon., Sept 28 | 12:30 – 1 p.m.
Panettone Bread - Mon., Oct 12 | 12:30 – 1 p.m.
Pumpkin Bread - Mon., Oct 26 | 12:30 – 1 p.m.

Class Series: $30 members | $35 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

Get ready to heat up your ovens, Bread Basics with Mark Snyder are back by popular demand! We’ll kick off this series with a popular sour dough bread recipe made using a homemade starter and move on to specialty breads including Ciabatta, Panettone and Pumpkin breads! This is a great way to kick off your fall season, and get ready to impress your guests with homemade bread at your next holiday gathering. 

Culinary Arts

Italian Cuisine at Home: Full Series | Chef Justin Melnick, Executive Chef at Spello

Spaghetti alla Carbonara - Mon., Sept 14 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.
Garganelli with Heirloom Tomato Sauce - Mon., Sept 28 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.
Bistecca con Patate - Mon., Oct 12 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.
Penne al Pesto con Calamari - Mon., Oct 26 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.
Ribollita - Mon., Nov 9 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.
Crostata - Mon., Dec 7 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.

Class Series $140 members | $150 nonmembers

Learn to cook the Italian way right from your very own home. Join us on Zoom for a live cooking class with Chef Justin Melnick. Justin has traveled and studied the regions of Italy and is ready to bring a little of Italy into your home. He will teach you the most authentic ways to prepare your next Italian dish. You’ll learn everyday cooking tips as well as Italian cooking tips to use in your kitchen.

Culinary Arts

Authentic Indian from Scratch Cook-Along Series | Jayashree Iyengar, Popping Mustard Seeds

North Indian Cuisine: Roti, Naan and Dhal – Wed., Sept. 16 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.
South Indian Cooking: Indian Breakfast for Dinner - Wed., Oct. 14 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.  (Menu: Onion / Tomato / Coconut Chutney, Flattened Rice (Aval or Poha) Uppuma)
Instant Dosas with Sambar and Chutney - Wed., Nov. 18 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.

Class Series $70 members | $80 nonmembers

Class Series with Ingredient Pickup $130 members | $140 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

Join Chef Jayashree Iyengar as she teaches us the world of Indian cooking. Each hands-on cooking session will include not only delicious food but also a cultural connection to each meal. Learn new spice combinations and bring authentic delicious Indian cuisine into your home cooking rotation.

For an additional $20 per class, students can opt in for a contactless pick up of the ingredients at Phipps Botany Hall Kitchen, 3 - 6 p.m. Monday and Tuesday before each class and 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. the day of each class. This option will close one week before the series begins. No substitutions are available for ingredient pick-up. Ingredient pickup includes ingredients for 4 servings of each dish.

* Looking for more? Join us for our Authentic Indian Lunch and Learn Series and make homemade spice blends and more to apply in class!

Culinary Arts

Customizable Cooking Series | Chef Emily Larsen, Spilling the Soup

Minestrone Soup and Popovers - Thurs., Sept 17 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.
Quiche with a Craveable Green Salad - Thurs., Oct 1 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.
Roasted Vegetable Galette - Thurs., Oct 15 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.
Mussels and Frites - Thurs., Oct 29 | 5 – 6:30 p.m.

Class Series $90 members | $100  nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

We have all had that favorite recipe, but maybe forgot an ingredient or two. Join Chef Emily in her customizable cooking series and learn all the tricks and tips to improvising. Emily will share great knowledge on substitutions and what you can use if something is forgotten! Don’t worry, we won’t leave you high and dry; we will still send you a recipe with ingredients, but have some fun with it and change things up if you would like.

Culinary Arts

Lunch and Learn: Herbal Preparations Series | Dina Ranade, The Herbal Bake Shoppe

Infused Vinegar and Oxymels - Tues., Sept 22 | 12:30 – 1 p.m.
Infused Oil and Herbal Truffles - Tues., Sept 29 | 12:30 – 1 p.m.
Herbal Steams, Gargles and Syrups - Tues., Oct 6 | 12:30 – 1 p.m.
Herbal Honey, Jams and Tonics - Tues., Oct 13 | 12:30 – 1 p.m.

Class Series $30 members | $35 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

Join Dina Ranade, Herbalist and Registered Dietician, to explore common culinary herbs from a medicinal perspective and discover their far reach beyond ordinary seasonings. Each class will include discussions on benefits, recipes for suggested uses and demonstrations of herbal preparations. Share a cup of tea and begin to build your own kitchen apothecary.

* Looking for more? Join Dina on Tuesday, October 20 at 5 p.m. for tips on creating your kitchen apothecary and maintaining your herbal medicine cabinet!

Culinary Arts

World Flavors Series | Chef Rachel Homan

Mediterranean Fare - Thurs., Sept 24 |  5:30 - 7 p.m.
Making Asian Dumplings - Thurs., Oct 22 |  5:30 - 7 p.m.
Argentinian Cuisine - Mon., Dec 14 |  5:30 - 7 p.m.

Class Series $70 members | $80 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

Itching to travel? Take a culinary tour around the world with Chef Rachel Homan. In this series we’ll be exploring the flavors of Mediterranean Fare, Asian dumplings and Argentinian cuisine and what makes their flavors so unique.

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