Cooking Class - Rustic Vegetarian Italian


3-Hr Experience

4-Course Meal

Skill Level: All levels welcome.
Participation Level: As hands on as you’d like.
Small Classes: 4-16 guests

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Create a delectable vegetarian Italian meal with Chef James.

Learn how to make a rustic, vegetarian four-course Italian meal in this dynamic hands-on cooking class.

The class begins with an antipasti course comprised of a seasonal appetizer such as “pimientos del Padron” (seasonal May through October), followed by a little gem salad with radicchio and orange. Chef James will then show you the secrets of creating gorgeous handmade ravioli stuffed with goat cheese and herbs, paired with his “comfort pasta” sugo of San Marzano tomatoes, a touch of cream and hot pepper. The class ends with a terrific dessert made with fresh local cheese and berries. 

Note that some ingredients may vary with the seasons and market.

Chef James welcomes guests to bring along the beverage of their choice.

Chef James
Chef James
Verified chef Food Safety Certified

As you can probably tell cooking is my passion. There is almost nothing I love more than throwing dinner parties and coming up with wonderful and creative dishes. I offer cooking and catering services, including cooking class parties, private dinners and catered events. I feature Italian and Spanish-inspired dishes of the highest quality, and use locally grown and artisan ingredients.

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Cozymeal guest reviews for this experience

Puja G.

24 Nov 2018

Cooking with Chef James was really wonderful! He has a beautiful cozy home and the food was delicious! A perfect activity with friends or family.

Michael F.

22 Nov 2018

Didn’t happen

Carl D.

30 Dec 2017

We went as a family group, and had a great meal and a great time! Chef James is a patient and engaging teacher. The meal was wonderful, and we learned a lot. Overall a wonderful afternoon, and highly recommend him!

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