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It’s a Utica Thing

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This popular menu is inspired by Italian favorites originating from Utica, NY. If you have ties to Utica or just want to savor the flavors, this class is for you!
    Tomato Pie
    Utica Greens
    Chicken Riggis
    Half Moon Cookies


Time: 6 pm - 9 pm
Price: $60 (per student)
No. of seat(s) available: Sold Out!


Chinese Take-Out

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Your fortune cookie says you will soon learn how to cook Chinese! Our culinary team makes it as easy as using chop sticks.
Vegetarian Egg Rolls
Pork Fried Rice
Szechuan Beef with Spicy Sesame Noodles


Time: 6 pm - 9 pm
Price: $60 (per student)
No. of seat(s) available: 2


Cake Decorating

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Learn the basics of cake decorating with professional cake decorator Tasha Marie. Using a versatile buttercream frosting we’ll explore a range of piping and coloring techniques. Lite fare and wine/beer will be served.
Each student will bring home:
    A two-layer 8” Cake
    Assorted Cupcakes


Time: 6 pm - 9 pm
Price: $60 (per student)
No. of seat(s) available: Sold Out!


Spring Pastas

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Making pasta by hand is much easier than you think. Add seasonal vegetables and create a refreshing springtime feast.
Sweet Pea Ravioli with Carrot Butter Sauce
Roasted Tomato Caprese    
Handmade Penne with Asparagus


Time: 5 pm - 8 pm
Price: $60 (per student)
No. of seat(s) available: Sold Out!


Polish Sweet and Savory

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If you never had a Polish Grandmother to teach you her recipes, join us and master these classic Polish dishes.
    Potato Pancakes with Applesauce
    Galumpkis
    Pierogies
    Paczki


Time: 6 pm - 9 pm
Price: $60 (per student)
No. of seat(s) available: 3


Quintessence Chicken Teriyaki

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Our Chef Donnie spent many years at Albany’s legendary Quintessence Restaurant. He shares his chef tales and recipes at our most popular class.
Chicken Teriyaki
Spinach Fettuccine
Quintessential Salad
Brownie Sundae


Time: 6 pm - 9 pm
Price: $60 (per student)
No. of seat(s) available: Sold Out!


It's a Utica Thing

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This popular menu is inspired by Italian favorites originating from Utica, NY. If you have ties to Utica or just want to savor the flavors, this class is for you!
    Tomato Pie
    Utica Greens
    Chicken Riggis
    Half Moon Cookies


Time: 6 pm - 9 pm
Price: $60 (per student)
No. of seat(s) available: Sold Out!


Date Night: Cooking With Wine

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Cooking with wine make every dish special. Bring a date or a friend and prepare these savory dishes together.
Roasted Beet Salad with Rosé Vinaigrette
Artichoke Hearts Francaise
Coq au Vin
Wine Poached Pears over Ice Cream


Time: 6 pm - 9 pm
Price: $60 (per student)
No. of seat(s) available: 6


Girls Night Out: April in Paris

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Bring a friend or make new ones while we sip and stir up these French dishes together.
Romaine and Sugar Snap Peas with Pecan Dressing
Chicken Francaise
Pappardelle with Asparagus
Mini Eclairs


Time: 6 pm - 9 pm
Price: $60 (per student)
No. of seat(s) available: 5


Chef’s Table

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Chef Donnie Graham designed a menu that is elegant and delicious with a few culinary tricks.
    Caprese Napolean Salad
Zucchini Pasta with Pesto Sauce
Sesame Encrusted Salmon with Orange Glaze
Chocolate Lava Cake


Time: 6 pm - 9 pm
Price: $60 (per student)
No. of seat(s) available: Sold Out!


JUST ADDED: Quintessence Chicken Teriyaki

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Our Chef Donnie spent many years at Albany’s legendary Quintessence Restaurant. He shares his chef tales and recipes at our most popular class.
Chicken Teriyaki
Spinach Fettuccine
Quintessential Salad
Brownie Sundae


Time: 6 pm - 9 pm
Price: $60 (per student)
No. of seat(s) available: 9


Quintessence Chicken Teriyaki

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Our Chef Donnie spent many years at Albany’s legendary Quintessence Restaurant. He shares his chef tales and recipes at our most popular class.
Chicken Teriyaki
Spinach Fettuccine
Quintessential Salad
Brownie Sundae


Time: 6 pm - 9 pm
Price: $60 (per student)
No. of seat(s) available: 11


Girls Night Out: Sweet and Savory Baking

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Bring a friend or make new ones while we sip and discover baking techniques that you’ll use again and again.
Gougeres French Cheese Puffs
Quiche Lorraine
Mixed Berry Galette
Chocolate Lava Cake


Time: 6 pm - 9 pm
Price: $60 (per student)
No. of seat(s) available: 12


Smokin’ Delicious

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Whether you’re smoking meats at home or buying them at the Bistro, here are some fantastic recipes for a weeknight dinner or backyard party.
    Smoked Brisket Empanadas
    Smoked Pulled Pork on Cornbread Waffles
    Smoked Ribs in Whiskey BBQ Sauce with Mac ‘n Cheese


Time: 6 pm - 9 pm
Price: $65 (per student)
No. of seat(s) available: 12


It’s a Utica Thing

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This popular menu is inspired by Italian favorites originating from Utica, NY. If you have ties to Utica or just want to savor the flavors, this class is for you!
    Tomato Pie
    Utica Greens
    Chicken Riggis
    Half Moon Cookies


Time: 6 pm - 9 pm
Price: $60 (per student)
No. of seat(s) available: 12


Italian Pastas and Sauces

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Make handmade fettuccini and 3 Italian sauces. Meet the owners of Pede Bros. makers of pasta products for 40 years.
    Fried Pede Ravioli Appetizer
    Handmade Fettuccini w/ Pesto Sauce
    Pede Stuffed Shells w/ Fresh Bolognese Sauce
    Pede Cavatelli w/ Fresh Primavera Sauce


Time: 6 pm - 9 pm
Price: $60 (per student)
No. of seat(s) available: 12


Harry Potter Inspired Recipes for Adults!

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If you’re a Harry Potter fan you’ll love making recipes inspired by J.K. Rowling’s famous stories. It’s all the magic of Hogwarts School with a grown-up twist!
    Fizzing Wizbee Champagne Cocktail
    Potato and Onion Pasties
    Roast Beef and Yorkshire Pudding
    Cauldron Cakes with Chocolate Frogs


Time: 6 pm - 9 pm
Price: $60 (per student)
No. of seat(s) available: 12