Cooking Class - Classic Cooking Techniques 101

COVID-19 protocols this chef will implement are:
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Get ready to sharpen your cooking skills and culinary techniques like a professional chef.

If you're new to the culinary world or are just looking to sharpen your skills, Chef Mert is here to show you the ropes. In this hands-on cooking class, you'll build a strong culinary base that will build a future of outstanding home-cooked meals.

As you're introduced to the fundamental concepts, skills and techniques of basic cookery, you'll prepare dishes like a creamy vegetable soup, one-pot chicken ratatouille and garlic and herb butter roast chicken. Don't forget about dessert! Chef Mert will show you how to prepare and present an impressive fresh fruit salad.

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

  • Minimum Guests 2
  • Maximum Guests 14
  • Meal Courses 4
  • Event Duration 3 hours
  • Labels Beginner, Couples, Gourmet, Group, New American

Cozymeal guest reviews for other experiences with Chef Mert

Sarah H.


21 Jul 2022

My husband and I had an incredible time learning how to make three different types of dough. Chef Mert is an amazing teacher and even knew how to quickly handle an oil spill left in the oven from a prior meal. Can’t wait to schedule another lesson but next time with friends to join us!

weston z.


18 Jul 2022

Great chef! Very nice, professional, & informative! It was a great time and the 4 of us would definitely use Chef Mert again!

Samantha P.


12 Jul 2022

Chef Mert was great! Super professional and communicative and the food was amazing. Thank you chef!

$ 89 Per person

all-inclusive: 3-hour class, 4-course meal and taxes.

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Meet your chef

Chef Mert
Chef Mert Verified chef
Food safety certified

Private In-Home Class

Chef Mert hails from a family of exceptional cooks who take pride in their Balkan and Mediterranean culinary cultures. He applied his natural talents while working at Michelin-starred Spago Beverly Hills. His experience preparing meals for A-list celebrities and food critics helped expand his enterprise as a private chef. In Chef Mert’s view, cuisine is an artform where passion and soul are as important as flavor and texture.

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Chef Mert will travel to guests within Los Angeles for this experience.

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