COOKING CLASSES

We offer a variety of cooking classes and private events for families, parties and corporate functions. Below are some examples of the classes we offer. 

To inquire, email alyson@kitchencafe.org

PIZZA CLASS

Bring your colleagues or friends for a night at you own pizzeria.

$55 PER PERSON | 2.5 HOURS

12 PERSON MIN | 20 PERSON MAX

2 HOUSE BEERS OR WINE PER PERSON

ANTIPASTO PLATTER UPON ARRIVAL

Bring your work colleagues or friends for a night at your own “pizzeria!” This class is under the direction of the Kitchen’s Chef and will include instruction on the full process of making a pizza, from handling dough to arranging toppings. Guests will roll out their fully rested dough and use a variety of sauces and topping to create an exciting array of options. These creations will be shared together at the end of the class with a fresh green salad

KITCHEN BATTLE 

What would you do with a mystery basket full of ingredients directly from the market?

$75 PER PERSON | 3 HOURS

12 PERSON MIN | 18 PERSON MAX

2 HOUSE BEERS OR WINE PER PERSON

No two classes are ever the same in the iron chef meets chopped cooking experience! What would you do with a mystery basket full of ingredients directly from the market? Two or more groups will gather and be divided into teams. After examining the “mystery basket”, teams will brainstorm and strategize with a chef mentor. Platters ready for presentation will be judged and shared by the group. A perfect class for team building or a great alternative to a cocktail party with friends.

DINNER WITH FRIENDS

Create a multi-course meal using seasonal ingredients and classic techniques.

DATE NIGHT

$75 PP | 3 HOURS

8 PERSON MIN | 16 PERSON MAX

2 HOUSE BEERS OR WINE PER PERSON

TASTINGS WILL BE SHARED THROUGHOUT EVENING

Bring your friend group of couples and work together to create a multi-course meal, using seasonal ingredients and classic techniques. Tell us your interests and food preferences and we will create your amazing menu. Do something different in entertaining.

CAST IRON CUISINE

Prepare a family style meal using only cast iron pans.

$75 PER PERSON | 3 HOURS

8 PERSON MIN | 16 PERSON MAX

2 HOUSE BEERS OR WINE PER PERSON

Prepare a family style meal using only cast iron pans. The chef will provide recipes for a seasonal multi-course meal, including appetizer, entree and a fun baked dessert, such as cheesy baked artichoke dip, pan seared chicken, fennel and orzo “paella” and cast iron baked chocolate chip cookie. All the dishes will be enjoyed together in the cafe at the end of the class.

 

SAUCE LIKE A BOSS

Split between teams of four and battle it out over Italy’s classic and regional pasta sauces.

$55 PP – 2.5 HRS

8 PERSON MIN | 18 PERSON MAX

2 HOUSE BEERS OR WINE PER PERSON

Learn how to make carbonara, arabbiata, linguini and clams, pesto, and sausage Bolognese.  Each team will create one of these classics, then sit together and enjoy your creations with a mixed greens salad and rustic bread and butter.

HANDCRAFTED ITALIAN PASTA

Travel overseas for this family style Italian meal.

$55 PP – 3 HOURS

12 PERSON MIN | 25 PERSON MAX

2 HOUSE BEERS OR WINE PER PERSON

Travel overseas for this family style Italian meal. Break into two groups and take turns in the kitchen preparing two handmade pastas, and two coordinating sauces, using the chef’s own traditional recipes and techniques from his culinary training in Calabria, Italy. This is a great option for larger groups, and families, in addition to groups who would like time to socialize as well as cook. Mangiare!

CLASSIC PIEROGI MAKING

Learn the classic techniques of pierogi making with our head baker.

$55 PP – 3 HRS

12 PERSON MIN | 18 PERSON MAX

2 HOUSE BEERS OR WINE PER PERSON

Learn the classic techniques of pierogi making with our head baker. Follow her traditional family recipes for dough and filling, before sitting down for a meal including mixed greens salad.

TACO AND BURRITO NIGHT

Tacos aren’t just for Tuesdays! Enjoy this Mexicali feast any night of the week.

$55 PP – 2.5 HRS

12 PERSON MIN | 18 PERSON MAX

2 HOUSE BEERS OR WINE PER PERSON

Prepare and assemble a variety of tacos and burritos to enjoy together, with all the fixin’s. This is a great option for larger groups, and families.

*Build your own Margarita | $10 pp
*Build your own Mock-arita| $8 pp

PRIVATE PARTIES 

Think of us for your professional dinner, family reunion or birthday, baby or bridal shower.

Rent our beautiful café for small family or professional gatherings and events.

The cafe seats 24, or can host a cocktail party for up to 30 guests. Available after 5pm during the week or anytime Saturday and Sunday. Host your professional dinner, family reunion, birthday party, baby or bridal shower. Review our catering menus for inspiration, or contact us for menus customized by our Executive Chef.