- Culinary Workshop Dinner Parties
- Kids' Cooking Parties
- Improvisational Cooking
- Shopping with Chef Brian
- Personal Cooking Classes
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—KVF, Holly Springs
Culinary Workshop Dinner Parties
Are you looking for a fun, creative, and unique way to:
- Spend a Girls Night Out
- Host a Shower
- Promote Team Building
- Have a Fun Dinner with Friends and Family
Whether you would like to get tips on Grilling, Holiday and Special Occasion cooking, Ethnic Cuisine, or something that you just haven't been able to master yet, Chef Brian will design a theme and menu for your class and make it a delightfully memorable event.
This service includes:
- Menu and Recipe Development
- Lesson Plan
- 3 Hour Hands-On Full Participation Class
- Question and Answer Session on All Culinary Topics
- Kitchen Clean-up Assistance
- Personalized Recipe Packet for Each Attendee
Minimum class size of 6 is required.
Kids' Cooking Parties
Chef Brian teaches your children and their friends the fun art of:
Ice Cream - We'll make our own ice cream and cones! A Sundae Bar option is available as well.
Baking - Choose cookies, cupcakes, and/or brownies. We'll bake and decorate versions of all your child's favorites. Alternately, we can make "Edible Presents" creating "make your own cookie mixes" in gift jars with instructional gift cards!
Pizza - Each child will make their own individual pizza, calzone, or stromboli. We can even make a dessert pizza!
Chocolate - We'll can make truffles, fondue with marshmallows, bananas, and graham crackers for dipping, and/or chocolate covered strawberries.
Snacks - Your party will learn how to make a week's worth of snacks to fend off those after school munchies. You can choose from No Bake Granola Bites, Hi Protein Bars, Peanut Butter Haystacks, or Chocolate Butterscotch Cereal Bars, to name a few.
Learn how to make delicious, quick meals with what you already have on hand.
Chef Brian will teach you how to stock your pantry, handle impromptu dinner parties, and turn week night dilemmas into fast, flavorful dinners.
Collectively, we'll prepare a fabulous, spontaneous meal.
Shopping with Chef Brian
Roam your favorite food store or farmers' market with Chef Brian.
Chef Brian will use his expertise to teach you how to choose peak produce, the freshest seafood, and the perfect cut of meat.
Then, you'll take what you've purchased home and create recipes that make those main ingredients shine.
He is very knowledgeable, professional, and personable. And at the end of the night, we enjoyed a delicious meal.”
— Lisa Davies, North Raleigh
Personal Cooking Classes
...a dish you've eaten that you long to recreate?
...a technique that you haven't quite mastered?
...a cuisine that has piqued your curiosity?
Then, let Chef Brian give you your own private hands on cooking lesson. Together, we will custom design a class or series that is right for you.
Some of Chef Brian's previously held classes:
- Knife Skills
- Hors d’oeuvres
- Holiday Cooking
- Basic Italian
- Easy Weeknight Dinners
- Make Ahead Dinners