Cooking Classes


A.E.L.C. Cooking classes are taught in a fun and casual atmosphere. Classes consist of hands-on workshops or demonstrations (noted) and include recipes. Be sure to bring your appetite to class!

Come solo or enjoy with a friend!

Sweet or savory, it all begins with the crust. Learn the secret to making tender, flaky crusts, and fill them with all kinds of goodness! Hands-on.

  • sec 1) Sat, Oct 7
    October 7, 2017
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • sec 2) Sat, Feb 24
    February 24, 2018
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • sec 3) Sat, May 5
    May 5, 2018
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Price Qty
Individual Registration - sec 1) Sat, Oct 7 $69.00 (USD)  
Pair Registration - sec 1) Sat, Oct 7 $114.00 (USD)  / bundle 
Individual Registration - sec 2) Sat, Feb 24 $69.00 (USD)  
Pair Registration - sec 2) Sat, Feb 24 $114.00 (USD)  / bundle 
Individual Registration - sec 3) Sat, May 5 $69.00 (USD)  
Pair Registration - sec 3) Sat, May 5 $114.00 (USD)  / bundle 

Making your own pasta is fun, and it’s easy and inexpensive too. With just a couple of staples and simple techniques, you’ll wow everyone. We’ll prepare fresh pasta dough and make a variety of different pastas in class. Hands-on.

  • sec 1) Tue, Oct 10
    October 10, 2017
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • sec 2) Tue, May 8
    May 8, 2018
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Price Qty
Individual Registration - sec 1) Tue, Oct 10 $54.00 (USD)  
Pair Registration - sec 1) Tue, Sept 19 $94.00 (USD)  / bundle 
Individual Registration - sec 2) Tue, May 8 $54.00 (USD)  
Pair Registration - sec 2) Tue, May 8 $94.00 (USD)  / bundle 

If you’re a lover of Indian food, mark your calendar for an afternoon of authentic fare and fun! Join us and uncover the secrets of these vibrant, complex flavors: Chicken Biryani, Raita, Masala, Papad, and Rooh Afza. Demonstration.

  • sec 1) Sun, Oct 15
    October 15, 2017
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • sec 2) Sun, Mar 11
    March 11, 2018
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Price Qty
Individual Registration - sec 1) Sun, Oct 15 $54.00 (USD)  
Pair Registration - sec 1) Sun, Oct 15 $94.00 (USD)  / bundle 
Individual Registration - sec 2) Sun, Mar 11 $54.00 (USD)  
Pair Registration - sec 2) Sun, Mar 11 $94.00 (USD)  / bundle 

Learn basic knife techniques for mincing, dicing and shredding, and how to select and care for your knives. Turn everyday fruits and vegetables into simple garnishes. Hands-on workshop.

  • sec 1) Tue, Oct 24
    October 24, 2017
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • sec 2) Sun, Jan 14
    January 14, 2018
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • sec 3) Tue, Apr 3
    April 3, 2018
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • sec 4) Sun, June 10
    June 10, 2018
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Price Qty
Individual Registration - sec 1) Tue, Oct 24 $54.00 (USD)  
Pair Registration - sec 1) Tue, Oct 24 $94.00 (USD)  / bundle 
Individual Registration - sec 2) Sun, Jan 14 $54.00 (USD)  
Pair Registration - sec 2) Sun, Jan 14 $94.00 (USD)  / bundle 
Individual Registration - sec 3) Tue, Apr 3 $54.00 (USD)  
Pair Registration - sec 3) Tue, Apr 3 $94.00 (USD)  / bundle 
Individual Registration - sec 4) Sun, June 10 $54.00 (USD)  
Pair Registration - sec 4) Sun, June 10 $94.00 (USD)  / bundle 

Become the baker in the house, and watch your popularity rating rise! We’ll work with leavening agents and yeast doughs: mixing, kneading, proofing and shaping. Hands-on.

  • sec 1) Sun, Oct 29
    October 29, 2017
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • sec 2) Sun, Feb 18
    February 18, 2018
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • sec 3) Sun, Apr 15
    April 15, 2018
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Price Qty
Individual Registration - sec 1) Sun, Oct 29 $69.00 (USD)  
Pair Registration - sec 1) Sun, Oct 29 $114.00 (USD)  / bundle 
Individual Registration - sec 2) Sun, Feb 18 $69.00 (USD)  
Pair Registration - sec 2) Sun, Feb 18 $114.00 (USD)  / bundle 
Individual Registration - sec 3) Sun, Apr 15 $69.00 (USD)  
Pair Registration - sec 3) Sun, Apr 15 $114.00 (USD)  / bundle 

Plenty of hands-on work, and lots of eating too, don’t miss Part II! We’ll prepare more authentic favorites: Samosas, Aloo Bhaji with Poori, Gajar Halwa and Lassi. Hands-on workshop.

  • sec 1) Sun, Nov 5
    November 5, 2017
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • sec 2) Sun, Apr 22
    April 22, 2018
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Price Qty
Individual Registration - sec 1) Sun, Nov 5 $54.00 (USD)  
Pair Registration - sec 1) Sun, Nov 5 $94.00 (USD)  / bundle 
Individual Registration - sec 2) Sun, Apr 22 $54.00 (USD)  
Pair Registration - sec 2) Sun, Apr 22 $94.00 (USD)  / bundle 

Who doesn’t love ’em – learn to make your very own authentic tamales. We’ll roll, we’ll steam, and then we’ll eat – ’cause that’s how we roll in the tamale class! Hands-on workshop.

  • sec 1) Sun, Nov 7
    November 7, 2017
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • sec 2) Sun, Mar 17
    March 17, 2018
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • sec 3) Sun, June 2
    June 2, 2018
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Price Qty
Individual Registration - sec 1) Sun, Nov 7 $54.00 (USD)  
Pair Registration - sec 1) Sun, Nov 7 $94.00 (USD)  / bundle 
Individual Registration - sec 2) Sun, Mar 17 $54.00 (USD)  
Pair Registration - sec 2) Sun, Mar 17 $94.00 (USD)  / bundle 
Individual Registration - sec 3) Sun, June 2 $54.00 (USD)  
Pair Registration - sec 3) Sun, June 2 $94.00 (USD)  / bundle 

Plan a gathering with a festive holiday spread to get in the spirit this year! For your neighbors. For your co-workers. For your book club – or for anyone you want to treat! Simple, festive, delicious, no-fail holiday fare! Demonstration.

  • Sunday, December 3
    December 3, 2017
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Price Qty
Individual Registration $54.00 (USD)  
Pair Registration $94.00 (USD)  / bundle 

We’ll make extra special sweet treats, for the most wonderful time of the year! And, bring a batch of your own holiday faves to show off (and your recipe) for an old fashioned cookie swap. Hands-on.

  • Tuesday, December 5
    December 5, 2017
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Price Qty
Individual Registration $54.00 (USD)  
Pair Registration $94.00 (USD)  / bundle 

It’s all about home-made treats for the four legged kids! We’ll make healthy treats your fur baby will love! Perfect gifts for your dog nieces and nephews, or your granddog. Or give the class as a gift to your favorite dog friend, mom, dad, or grand-dog parent. Best of all, we’re donating half the proceeds to the critters!

Sorry, only 2-leggeds allowed in this hands-on workshop – but they get to do all the tasting. Hands-on.

  • sec 1) Sun, Dec 10
    December 10, 2017
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • sec 2) Sun, Feb 11
    February 11, 2018
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Price Qty
Individual Registration - sec 2) Sun, Feb 11 $54.00 (USD)  
Pair Registration - sec 2) Sun, Feb 11 $94.00 (USD)  / bundle 



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