Team Building Activity - Classic California Autumn

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Reap the bounty of autumn and create a simple yet elegant country dinner.

Gather your team and learn how to put together a simple and wholesome meal. Chef Tess honed her cooking skills under some of the biggest names in the industry and is eager to share with you some of the tricks she picked up along the way. You and your group will go head to head in this gourmet team building class.

With ingredients you likely already have in your fridge and pantry, Chef Tess will demonstrate some basic techniques to elevate the ordinary to a truly delightful dining experience. Join in and revisit familiar stuffed turkey and apple crisp with a heightened sensibility which you can recreate in all your cooking at home.

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

  • Minimum Guests 2
  • Maximum Guests 10
  • Meal Courses 3
  • Event Duration 3 hours
  • Labels Corporate, Gluten Free, Gourmet, Group, New American

Cozymeal guest reviews for other experiences with Chef Tess

Celine M.

Celine

09 May 2022

This cooking lesson was a lot of fun and learning! Tess covered so much! Part cultural, part technics, we learned about the different kind of peppers being used in Mexico, the aromatics going into molé and how to process them. We also learned how to debone a chicken, how to build flavors as you saute veggies, etc, etc. All that in a relaxed atmosphere and beautiful home. I would definitely recommend it!

Jill R.

Jill

07 May 2022

Super fun and laid backed! Nice environment and a good place to learn!

John J.

John

18 Feb 2022

Tess is a delightful person and first-rate instructor. We learned a lot about making Thai food from the core fundamentals to how to shop for good ingredients. We also got to discuss how different cuisines from around the world are made in comparison. Her breadth of knowledge is awesome. Can't wait to take another class from her and/or see her comedy!

Meet your chef

Chef Tess
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Classically trained under world-class chefs like Mario Batali, Mattahias Froeshcel and Wylie Dufresne, Chef Tess is equipped in a range of techniques and cuisines from molecular gastronomy to rustic Italian. After years in the restaurant industry and achieving second place on the Food Network’s "Chopped," Chef Tess decided to focus on her passion for teaching people how to cook simple and satisfying food. She's also been part of "Good Mythical Morning," a talk show series on YouTube.

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