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Class News from The Culinary Center

Lots of class news from The Culinary Center of Kansas City today:

  • We have deals on classes through next weekend!
  • Our summer catalog, including kids’ classes and camps, is now online!
  • We have added classes!

Last-Minute Delicious DealFirst, let’s start with the deals.  These classes are HOT, and the remaining seats won’t last long.

Saturday Morning Flash Demo™
The Rhythm of Risotto

Sat, Apr 1  |  11 a.m. – Noon
$25.00 advance registration  |  $30.00 on Saturday

CookWell!
Let’s Cook Plenty of Vibrant Vegetables

Sun, Apr 2  |  10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Was $60   SAVE 10%   NOW $54.00

Classic Dishes for Entertaining
Sun, Apr 2  |  6:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Was $60   SAVE 10%   NOW $54.00

Show-Stopping Party Fare!
Wed, Apr 5  |  6:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Was $75   SAVE 10%   NOW $67.50

Midwest BBQ Institute:
Couples ‘Que
Fri, Apr 7  |  6:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Was $75   SAVE 10%   NOW $67.50

Saturday Morning Flash Demo™
Mad About Mushrooms

Sat, Apr 8  |  11 a.m. – Noon
$25.00 advance registration  |  $30.00 on Saturday

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Our CCKC Summer 2017 class catalog is hitting mailboxes right now. Classes are online and are filling quickly, so click here to view the online version of the printed piece or click here to visit our website and see all the great classes listed. Sign up online or call us if you need help with registration.  We have lot of kids’ summer classes and camps in addition to all of the adult cooking classes.

CCKC Summer 2017 Class ScheduleAnd did you know that The Culinary Center of Kansas City is more than just a cooking school?  Take a look at our printed catalog for more information about the private events we host.

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We added some really popular classes to our April schedule.
Take a look at these classes we added. You’ll want to snap up seats while they last.

The Chef’s Table – Spring Treasures
featuring Chef Jason Bowers

Fri, Apr 14
  |  6:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Join Chef Bowers as he highlights the intense and nascent flavors of spring in a sophisticated menu which includes dishes such as Freshly Harvested Greens with a Hot Bacon Vinaigrette, Rice Noodles with Spinach, Mushrooms and Asparagus, a delicate seared fish with a Red Wine Cherry Glaze, marinated and grilled steak with Avocado and Ramp Salsa and as the finale, an Orange Chocolate Crème Brûlée.
Limited Hands On  |  Dinner

Recipes from the Legendary Bristol Bar & Grill
Chef Richard McPeake

Wed, Apr 19  |  6:30 – 9:00 p.m.
A one-of-a-kind class that features dishes from a KC landmark, taught by the chef who created them!
Limited Hands On  |  Tastings

 

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Looking for A Tasty Fun Activity This Weekend?

Last Minute Delicious DealIf your weekend plans aren’t set in stone, how about a great cooking class at a great price at The Culinary Center of Kansas City?  We have a few rare last-minute openings in the classes listed below. Register today and get ready for a whole new flavorful take on your weekend!

Our Saturday Morning Flash Demos™ are always available for walk-in. BUT, you’ll save $5 by signing up before the day of the class.  This Saturday’s class: 

Albóndigas!
It’s Not A War Cry! It’s A Tasty Spanish Meatball

Chef Raven Naramore  |  Sat, Mar 25
$25 if you register before Saturday
$30 – walk-in registration

And here are some more weekend deals…

Cookie Love Fest!
Chef Mari Ruck
Sun, Mar 26  |  10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Was $60   SAVE 10%   NOW $54.00

CookWell! Grain-Free Baking
Chef Jackie Caldwell
Sun, Mar 26  |  6:30 – 9:00 p.m.

Was $55   SAVE 10%   NOW $49.50

And register now for next weekend’s Saturday Morning Flash Demo while there are still seats available!

The Rhythm of Risotto
Chef Charlie Hammond  |  Sat, April 1
$25 if you register before Saturday
$30 – walk-in registration

(Sorry, but these deals are NOT retroactive.)

You Asked, We Added… More Classes to our Schedule!

We’re adding cooking classes to our schedule just as quickly as we can! Take a look at these latest additions…

Cooking Class - Viva MexicoCookWell:
Homestyle Mexican –
¡Viva Mexico!
Thu
, Feb 16  |  6:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Bring along an amigo and come to this fiesta! You’ll make some of Chef Sergio’s favorite fiesta dishes, and you’ll learn to identify and work with Mexican ingredients that can be found locally.
$65.00

Paleo cooking classCookWell:
Practical Paleo
Mon
, Mar 6  |  6:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Healthy cooking expert Katie Newell will provide you with simple tools for preparing great Paleo dishes. Brining, vinaigrettes and pesto will become your friends as you learn to make Caveman Cooking practical, delicious and fun.
$60.00

Cooking Class - Southwestern KitchenFlavorful Weekend Nights:
Chef Sergio’s Southwestern Kitchen
Fri
, Mar 10  |  6:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Southwestern cuisine is a unique balance of spices and simple ingredients to produce vibrant flavors, earthy aromas and memorable dishes. Chef Sergio takes the guesswork out of those ingredients used to create ‘Southwestern’ fare and teaches you to create some fabulous dishes.
$75.00

Gluten-Free Cooking ClassCookWell:
Gluten-Free Made Easy Schmeasy
Mon
, Mar 27  |  6:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Don’t think you have to sacrifice flavor to live a gluten-free lifestyle! Instructor Katie Newell will arm you will flavor-filled recipes you can make (and your guests won’t even know they’re gluten-free unless you tell them).
$60.00

Anti-Inflammation Cooking ClassCookWell:
Anti-Inflammation Cooking
Thu
, Apr 27  |  6:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Culinary instructor Katie Newell teaches people to improve their health by eating anti-inflammatory foods. Learn how ingredients can work together to fight inflammation. Make delicious food that will inflame your taste buds (with amazing flavors), but NOT your body.
$60.00

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Don’t forget to keep you eye on our Last-Minute Deals page at www.kcculinary.com.   We sometimes have a few open seats in upcoming classes and we offer you a special deal in order to get them filled!  Click here to see what is on ‘the deal’ right now.

Last Minute Delicious Deal

Time To Make Your Weekend Plans

Last-Minute Delicious DealACT NOW and save 10% on the remaining seats in these Cooking Classes this weekend…

This red-hot 10%-off deal on the few remaining spots in our cooking classes listed below is only available for a short time. You better hurry – this deal ends Wednesday at 5:00 p.m.

Flavorful Weekend Nights:
Sunday Dinner in ‘Little Italy’…
Even Though It’s Saturday

Sat. Oct 8, 2016  |  6:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Was $75    NOW $67.50
Chef Sandy DiGiovanni grew up surrounded by her Italian family, and she’s going to show the class how it’s done. Fuggedaboutit. Sandy will share some of her favorite Italian recipes, such as Caponatina di Melazane, Panzanella, Risotto with Saffron and Pancetta, Osso Bucco, and Nana’s Baba Cake (Italian Rum Cake). This Limited Hands-On class includes dinner.

Midwest BBQ Institute:
The Thrill of the Grill – Grilling 101

Sat. Oct 9, 2016  |  10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Was $80.00   NOW $72.00
This extended 4-hour Midwest BBQ Institute™ class will leave no briquette unturned when it comes to home grilling. It’s a “must take” class that will cover gas vs. charcoal; how to light a fire; determining proper fire temperatures; testing meat for doneness; why, what and when to marinate; choosing the right meats and fish for grilling; which ground beef makes the best burgers; and cooking on a cedar plank. Chef Richard McPeake (CCKC’s ‘Educator of ‘Que) will share some of his favorite recipes as we prepare: Tuscan Porterhouse Roast (now famous!), Planked Pesto Salmon, Grilled Inside-Outside Chicken Cordon Bleu, Grilled French Bistro Warm Potato Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette and Grilled Caprese Portabellas! This Demonstration class includes tastings.

 

We Added Cooking Classes to the Schedule!

Some of our cooking classes just filled up so fast that we decided to added another session! You’ll be happy to hear there are now spots available in these new classes added to the schedule:

JCAJunior Chefs Academy:
‘Ace of Cupcakes’ Competition
Sun
, Oct 23  |  10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
For young chefs ages 9-14, this popular JCA class teaches the art of baking and decorating cupcakes. Students will then use those skills to compete for the ‘Ace of Cupcakes’ award. This Hands-On class includes tastings and take-home cupcakes.
$60.00

Li'l Kids in the Kitchen Cooking ClassesLi’l Kids in the Kitchen:
Li’l Kids Love Cupcakes & Cookies!
Sun
, Oct 30  |  2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
This class is all about cookies, cupcakes and little kids (ages 5-8). The class fee includes an adult/child team, and you’ll learn valuable and kid-friendly baking techniques. It’s a Hands-On class with plenty of tastings!
$85.00

Old Time Mexican FavoritesFlavorful Weekend Nights:
Couples Cook! Old School Mexican Favorites
Sat
, Nov 5  |  6:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Take a culinary adventure south of the border and learn to make some Mexican favorites.  The menu you’ll learn to make includes a tasty Fideo, a toasted pasta dish, Chili Relleno stuffed with traditional chihuahua cheese and a ground beef Chimichanga, along with Chips and Salsa for snack and a Columbian Snowball for dessert. (OK, not Mexican, but south-of-the-border and delicious!)   This Hands-On Class will include Tastings.
$68.00

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Don’t forget to keep you eye on our Last-Minute Deals page at www.kcculinary.com.   We sometimes have a few open seats in upcoming classes and we offer you a special deal in order to get them filled!  Click here to see what is on ‘the deal’ right now.

Last Minute Delicious Deal

What A Week We Have Planned!

It’s Jam-Packed Crazy Fun This Week
@ The Culinary Center of Kansas City!

We are still havin’ a “fun party hangover” from last Friday at 3rd Friday LOCAL LIFE celebration here in Downtown Overland Park. Despite the threat of rain, we had oodles of people stop by for tastings, food and live music.  Quick > jot it in your calendar for Fri, Oct 21 before you forget! See you then.

Last Minute Delicious DealToday, our Dean of Deliciousness, Rachel, put two upcoming classes on a Last-Minute Delicious Deal!  Take advantage of the special while it lasts. The seats are bound to fill quickly. Save 10% off Thursday’s Wine Lessons: The Art of ‘Blind Tasting’ with a Certified Sommelier class and Friday’s Midwest BBQ Institute: Grilling Tuscan Flavors. Read more about the deals here.

Tuesday Lunch @ The Culinary CenterTomorrow is our second-to-last Tuesday Lunch. That’s right… Tuesday Lunch is ending next week, Tuesday, Sept. 27.  Don’t miss these last two weeks!  This week, we’re serving up BBQ Pulled Pork Sammies, Housemade Pickles, Potato Salad, Mighty Meaty Ranch Baked Beans and Rice Krispy Treats with Nutella and Toasted Marshmallow.  (Seriously… come for the dessert!)  Bound to be DELISH – make sure to be here between 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. with $12, and we’ll set you up with the works!

opfallfestThis Saturday is the  Overland Park Fall Fest.  Look for us in the parade starting at 10 a.m.  Then once the parade is over, head to The Culinary Center for some BBQ Goodness (and a Local Brew if you like!) in the form of Pulled Pork Parfaits. For dessert, Chipotle Brownies and/or Peanut Butter Cookies.  (You heard me.)  FREE wine tastings and Boozy Botanicals samples.  Drink options for everyone at our cash bar – Rose Infused Lemonade, a special Fall Fest Margarita, and local beer and wine, of course. We’ll have special deals in our Kitchen Shop. This is a huge annual festival you’re going to want to enjoy. Plan on making a day of it. After the parade and then lunch at CCKC, take in the live music and classic cars along Santa Fe Drive, shop the stores in our downtown OP community, then wander to Santa Fe Commons Park to enjoy all the craft vendors and live music there is to offer there!  Whew… that’s a full day of fun!

 

Crazy Good Deal… But It Ends Soon

Our “Main Dish” Laura Laiben
has flipped her lid!

She is offering a one day deal on our cooking classes to beat all deals.
Every single class is on sale….wait, what?!
Yes, EVERY class … but it’s only available for one day, folks.
till Tuesday, September 13 at midnight!

Check This Out –
10% off ALL our classes!
No exclusions.
Use promo code BigDeal10 when checking out.
NOTE:
type it exactly like this > BigDeal10
Upper-lowercase matters. Call us if you need help…

Ready, set, GO… Quick, before she changes her mind!

Don't miss this really big deal!

(Sorry, but this deal is NOT retroactive.)