Spanish Classes at Get Cooking

This Friday evening we’re holding our first Cook Spanish class at our new MacEwan location.  We’re very lucky to have Israel leading this class, since he spent a year and a half working and cooking in Spain.   When you arrive for your class you’ll start off making a Catalan Tomato Bread to stave off your appetite while you cook. …

Food & Wine Pairing Classes at Get Cooking

Last Thursday we held our inaugural Match Food & Wine Class at Get Cooking.  And I hope that it will turn out to be the first of many, because I for one had a wonderful time.  Which was in part because this class provided the rare opportunity for me to sit down with my guests and enjoy some of the …

Thai Classes at Get Cooking

Yesterday I taught my sixth Cook Thai Class at Get Cooking.  Thai classes have turned out to be a favourite.  And I can understand why so many people want to learn more about Thai cooking, because I’ve been intoxicated by the flavours of Thailand myself, for most of my adult life. I first visited Thailand in the mid-1990’s, and fell …

Scheduled Classes Going Online Later This Week!

This past Sunday I taught my fourth, and final, Get Cooking Pilot Class.  And I’m aching to get under way with Get Cooking’s first scheduled classes:  they’re launching in May! This is partly because the test classes were just so much fun.  But also because I absolutely love to cook.  And to share food with family and friends, around my …

Get Cooking’s First Class, and What I Learned!

Get Cooking got started on Sunday afternoon with an Introductory Class on Italian cuisine.  It was a learning experience for my students …. and for me!   What was planned as a 3-hour class stretched into 4 as my class of 9 students lingered over a 4-course Italian feast.  Some of the students got cooking, while others sat back with a …