Cooking Class - Braised Meat Workshop

Learn how to transform three cuts of meat into tender, succulent masterpieces.

In this hands-on cooking class with Chef Richard, you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about braising — the secret to preparing meat that quite literally falls apart on your fork and melts in your mouth.

Chef Richard will show you all the steps involved in braising various meats, from choosing the cuts to choosing the finishing ingredients to solidify the flavor profiles and presentation. Some of the braised dishes you can look forward to mastering during this class include braised pork shoulder, baby back ribs, and beef brisket.

Guests are welcome to bring wine and beer to enjoy during the class.

  • Minimum Guests 2
  • Maximum Guests 12
  • Meal Courses 4
  • Event Duration 2 hours
  • Labels Date Night, Gourmet, Group, New American, Paleo

Guest reviews for Chef Richard



16 Nov 2020

Richard makes some of the most exciting and delicious meals I have ever tasted. He makes difficult dishes so simple to make, wow.



16 Nov 2020

I have known and worked with Richard for many years, he is an amazing teacher and has shown us the techniques and skills on how to make fantastic dishes.

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After sharpening his culinary skills for more than 20 years as the executive kitchen manager at the Cheesecake Factory in Chicago, Chef Richard is a well-respected executive chef at an upscale Italian-American eatery in Chicago's vibrant Theatre district. Over the years, Chef Richard has also earned a reputation as an exceptional teacher and developer of both culinary professionals and home cooks alike.

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