Upcoming Cooking Classes


Cooking Classes Designed Exclusively By Our Red Seal Chefs. You will only be able to experience them here! REAL Chefs! Real FUN!


For our customers who just can’t get enough of our December cooking classes we have designed two packages: The Christmas Series Duo and the Christmas Series Trio

Take Any Two of Our Selected Christmas/Holiday Classes for $90
Take Any Three of Our Selected Christmas/Holiday Classes for $120

Choose from the classes below:
Knife Skills 101: Holiday Menu with Chef Ken
Christmas in Mexico with Chef Rene
Christmas in France with Chef Gilles
The Christmas Dessert Table with Pastry Chef Elina
The Spanish Tapas Party with Chef Rene

Knife Skills 101: Holiday Menu NEW!

Friday, December 6, 6-9 pm
Join Chef Ken as you learn to chop, dice and mince your way to knife skill greatness! In teams you will make, Pork with Sage and Caramelized Pears; Turnip Mash, Roasted Potatoes with Onion Crust; and Carrot Sweet Potato Soup with Ginger. And for dessert: Apple Cranberry Crisp. $45 per person Limited to 14 people REGISTER NOW!

Christmas in Mexico

Friday, December 13, 6-8 pm
Celebrate Christmas just like the people of Mexico, with Top Chef Canada Winner Chef Rene Rodriguez. This menu features: Pulled Achiote Chicken Tostada, with Pickled Red Onion, Queso Fresco, Avocado and Egg; Chiles en Nogada with Walnut Crema and Pomegranate; and for dessert Traditional Mexican Churros with Vanilla and Mezcal Crema $50 per person.
Sitting limited. REGISTER NOW! Chef Rene’s classes always sell out quickly!

Chef Rene

The Christmas Dessert Table

Tuesday, December 17, 6-8 pm
Dessert tables are on trend! In this class Cordon Bleu trained Pastry Chef Elina, of Elina Patisserie, a dessert company that supplies exquisite cakes and pastries to some of Ottawa’s finest restaurants and cafes, shows you how to create beautiful European desserts. Enjoy Christmas Choux Wreathes filled with Vanilla Bean Mascarpone Cream and decorated with red berries; Chocolate Panna Cotta with Blackberries and the delicious Italian confection Torrone, a nougat made with egg whites, honey and sugar. Elina’s Christmas version contains pistachios and dried cranberries.
$50 per person

The Christmas Dessert Table


Friday, December 20, 6-8 pm

Ah, Chef Gilles is back and he intends to help you celebrate Christmas in the most spectacular way! Tonight, sit back and relax while the chef prepares traditional holiday dishes he has enjoyed with his family and friends in France. Chestnut Velouté with Seared Scallop; Ballotine of Turkey Fillet with Mushrooms, as well as Mousseline of Celeriac Cooked in Salt Crust with Baby Root Vegetables. For dessert? Chocolate Buche de Noel! $50 per person 


Christmas in France

Christmas in France

Spanish Tapas Party

Friday, December 27, 6-8 pm
We saw Ottawa’s own Chef Rene Rodriguez win Top Chef Canada. We watched him Beat Bobby Flay on the cooking show of the same name. In tonight’s class Chef Rene makes some of his favourite Spanish tapas. Enjoy the classic Patatos Brava; Chimichurri Mushrooms; Garlic Prawns with Chives Migonettes and Catalon Bread with Jamon. Take home the recipes and create your own party! $50 per person.
Sitting Limited. REGISTER NOW! Chef Rene’s first four classes SOLD OUT in days!

Chef Rene

Chef Rene Rodriguez makes tapas in our Spanish Tapas Party










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