Cooking Classes, Catering, Team Building & More

Beginner Cooking Classes in Chicago

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Novice cooks have nothing to fear with beginner cooking classes in Chicago. Now you can learn all the basics culinary skills you need to succeed in an informative and entertaining environment. Expert chefs are ready to show you the techniques in preparing outstanding meals in a variety of cuisines. Learn about knife skills, culinary language, seasoning and spices, proper ways to cook meat, pasta and more, even how to prepare a delectable dessert. Come a beginner, leave a professional.

Safety During Covid-19: Look for the following indicators of what precautions your chef will take for your experience. You can book most in-person experiences as private events for a small additional fee. Or check out our new fully interactive Online Experiences!
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Journey to Spain

Journey to Spain

$ 95

Cooking Class

Embark on a culinary journey to Spain during this interactive experience with Chef David. In this hands-on cooking class with Chef David, you will learn how to prepare a spread of traditional Spanish recipes and more using fresh, high-quality ingredients and smart culinary techniques. Some of the dishes you can look...
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Chef David

Verified Chef

Chef David

Travels to guests within Chicago area

20 reviews

Next date: Wed, May 25th at 7:00PM
Pizza Neapolitan From Scratch

Pizza Neapolitan From Scratch

$ 95

Cooking Class

Treat yourself to the familiar yet elevated flavors of handmade Neapolitan pizza. When made by hand, the humble pizza takes on an entirely new level of flavor and elegance. In this interactive class with Chef Paco, you'll explore pizza-making techniques, including kneading the dough to a perfect consistency, baking it...
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Chef Paco

Verified Chef

Chef Paco

Chicago - West Ridge

155 reviews

Next date: Thu, Jun 2nd at 6:00PM
Wholesome and Hearty Mediterranean Meal

Wholesome and Hearty Mediterranean Meal

$ 95

Cooking Class

Dive headfirst into the popular Mediterranean diet, known for its wholesome ingredients and incredible variety. In this immersive cooking class with Chef Titik, you will learn to create a diverse, hearty meal with nutritious ingredients and an array of mouthwatering, robust flavors. The best part is that, with help fro...
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Chef Titik

Verified Chef

Chef Titik

Chicago - New City

89 reviews

Next date: Sun, Jun 5th at 6:00PM
Sushi Adventures

Sushi Adventures

$ 105

Cooking Class

Bring your creativity to the table with a classic Japanese delicacy! Let the aroma of indulgent sushi surround you as Chef Andy makes the process of handcrafting these mouthwatering delights accessible and enjoyable. In addition, you will be introduced to fundamental knife techniques to ensure each meal is as savory as...
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Chef Andy

Verified Chef

Chef Andy

Travels to guests within Chicago area

185 reviews

Next date: Thu, Jun 16th at 7:00PM
Fundamental Kitchen Skills and Techniques

Fundamental Kitchen Skills and Techniques

$ 85

Cooking Class

Build confidence in the kitchen while sharpening your knife skills with Chef David. In this hands-on cooking class focused on honing your fundamental cooking skills, Chef David will guide you through practicing basic knife cuts and techniques that will help you prepare meals with efficiency and ease. Master culinary ta...
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Chef David

Verified Chef

Chef David

Travels to guests within Chicago area

20 reviews

Next date: Wed, May 25th at 7:00PM
Chinese Takeout- The Home Edition

Chinese Takeout- The Home Edition

$ 105

Cooking Class

Forego an evening of ordering out and learn to craft tantalizing Asian fare at home! Healthier preparation techniques, fresher ingredients and customizable flavors are a few of the many rewards that come with making homemade cuisine. As a culinary artist with a diverse professional background, Chef Andy shares his spec...
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Chef Andy

Verified Chef

Chef Andy

Travels to guests within Chicago area

185 reviews

Next date: Thu, Jun 16th at 7:00PM
A Guide to Seasonal Grilling

A Guide to Seasonal Grilling

$ 125

Cooking Class

Boost your grilling know-how in this hands-on cooking class with Chef Paco. Join Chef Paco in this seasonal grilling class where you'll learn smart cooking techniques such as how to hold proper temperatures and how not to overcook your seafood. Start off with a grilled salad featuring Granny Smith apples and fennel...
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Chef Paco

Verified Chef

Chef Paco

Chicago - West Ridge

155 reviews

Next date: Fri, Jul 1st at 4:00PM
Chinese Takeout Favorites

Chinese Takeout Favorites

$ 95

Cooking Class

Enjoy favorite Chinese takeout dishes at home without the delivery fee. In this hands-on cooking class, Chef David will teach you how to recreate beloved Chinese takeout recipes in your own kitchen. Learn how to make savory sauces, crispy dumplings and hearty fried rice from start to finish while practicing your knife...
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Chef David

Verified Chef

Chef David

Travels to guests within Chicago area

20 reviews

Next date: Wed, May 25th at 7:00PM
Spanish Paella Party

Spanish Paella Party

$ 145

Team Building Activity

Enjoy the communal experience of preparing paella in this hands-on culinary team building experience. Paella is not only characterized by it's saffron-scented rice and distinct pan, but also by the festivities that surround it. Paella brings people together, and in this team building class, Chef Andy invites your team...
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Chef Andy

Verified Chef

Chef Andy

Travels to guests within Chicago area

185 reviews

Next date: Thu, Jun 16th at 7:00PM
Chicken and Waffles Brunch

Chicken and Waffles Brunch

$ 95

Cooking Class

Feast on a hearty brunch of chicken and waffles as well as other brunch favorites. This ultimate brunch cooking class is perfect for groups who want to avoid the crowds and still enjoy a restaurant-worthy brunch. In this hands-on class, you'll learn how to make several brunch favorites from scratch. First, fry up ch...
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Chef David

Verified Chef

Chef David

Travels to guests within Chicago area

20 reviews

Next date: Wed, May 25th at 7:00PM
Classic Steakhouse Dinner

Classic Steakhouse Dinner

$ 115

Cooking Class

Bring the classic steakhouse experience to your own kitchen with Chef David. In this interactive cooking class, you'll craft a hearty steakhouse dinner with classic sides and dessert with guidance from Chef David. From achieving the perfect sear on your steak to baking a luscious chocolate treat, you'll learn professio...
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Chef David

Verified Chef

Chef David

Travels to guests within Chicago area

20 reviews

Next date: Wed, May 25th at 7:00PM

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