Join Us for the Best Hands-On Cooking Classes in Town!

24-Week Practical Series

Starting Dates:

For Thursday Evenings – September 7th @ 6:30 – 9:00pm

For Tuesday Evenings – October 3rd @ 6:30 – 9:00pm

For Friday Mornings – October 6th @ 9:00 – 11:30am

The Practical Series offers students a rare opportunity to learn from an instructor of Chef Pascal’s unique cultural heritage and sophisticated culinary training.  Speaking five languages and having worked in high profile kitchens on several continents, Chef Pascal affords his students an incomparable culinary education.  Teaching this coursework for no less than 30 years, Chef Pascal continues to go strong as he pursues his commitment to empowering students of all skill levels to achieve greater competency and cooking potential.

Practical Series Curriculum

For more information on enrolling, visit the Practical Series Page

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12-Week Pastry Series

Dates: Once a week starting on September 13th @ 6:30 – 9:00pm

This unique pastry series is designed to teach you all about the essentials in the world of pastries.  Led by highly qualified and talented Chef Dan Boman, you will walk through essentials such as yeast and pastry doughs, quick breads, cookies, icings, chocolate tempering, individual pastries and assembled cakes only to name a few. The aroma of baking breads, the secret of the very best pastry dough for any pie or tart, decorating that special cake or plating individual desserts will make you the envy of family or friends.

For more information on enrolling, visit the Pastry Series Page

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6-Week Wine Series

Dates: August 21st, 28th; September 11th, 18th, 25th; October 2nd @ 6:30 – 8:30pm

Looking to educate yourself more on all things wine? Hosted by Chef Cathleen Rosenberg, this weekly series will look at different geographic regions and how each has managed to create their own unique grip on the grape. Alongside wine tasting, complimentary food will be served in each class. Enroll in one class or take all six – the choice is yours! Cost is $50 / person per class.

  • Week 1 (Aug. 21st) – Steen and Pinotage
  • Week 2 (Aug. 28th) – Rosés and Pinot Noir
  • Week 3 (Sep. 11th) – Ice Wines
  • Week 4 (Sep. 18th) – Wines from Eastern Europe
  • Week 5 (Sep. 25th) – Arizona Wines
  • Week 6 (Oct. 2nd) – Vinho Verde and Port

SPECIAL DEAL:  Buy 5 classes and get the 6th one FREE for a total of $250 ($300 Value)! Please contact us if interested.

Visit our calendar to register online: Aug. 21st, Aug. 28th, Sept. 11th, Sept. 18th, Sept. 25th, and/or Oct. 2nd

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Sunday Brunch

Dates: August 6th & September 10th; 10:00am – 12:30pm

Whether you’re sick of waiting in lines at packed restaurants on Sunday mornings, or would just like to learn how to properly cook an egg, our brunch classes are just what your weekend needed!  Our Chef instructor will teach you how to create a delicious brunch in this hands-on class, which you will enjoy at the end.

Visit our calendar to register online: Aug. 6th or Sep. 10th

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Mediterranean Cuisine

Dates: August 12th, 26th & September 16th, 30th @ 5:00 – 7:30pm

In this dynamic hands-on cooking class, based upon the food culture of those living along the Mediterranean Sea, you’ll prepare creative, wood-fired dishes that feature the regions most familiar ingredients.

Olive oil

Visit our calendar to register online: Aug. 12th, Aug. 26th, Sep. 16th, or Sep. 30th

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Artisan Bread & Cheese

Dates: August 20th & September 24th @ 10:00am – 1:00pm

Nothing tastes better than homemade bread right out of the oven, and freshly made cheese. With the help of our designated flour craftsman, Joe Cambria, we can show you the optimal way to rise your doughs without rising your tempers.

Visit our calendar to register online: Aug. 20th or Sep. 24th

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Macarons Class w/ Chef Pascal Dionot

Date: September 9th @ 11:00am – 1:30pm

No no no, this isn’t named after France’s newly elected president; this is a class that centers around a dainty, cream-filled, almond-meringue sandwich cookie: the macaron. Join Chef Pascal Dionot as he talks about one of the most popular French pastries out there.

Visit our calendar to register online!

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Barbecue & Grilling Class

Date: September 16th @ 11:00am – 1:30pm

Chef Instructor Barry Rosenberg brings his passion and knowledge for barbecuing and grilling to Classic Cooking Academy’s premiere course designed to make you the master of this more popular-than-ever cooking style.  Barry will share his expertise on barbecue sauces- with an emphasis on Carolina style (vinegar based) and Kansas City style (a sweeter sauce)- along with a variety of rubs. A representative of SunUp Brewing Company, a local American craft beer enterprise, will also be in attendance to pour craft beers selected from its popular series and brews.  SunUp Brewing Co. craft beer will be available for purchasing by those attending this class.

Visit our calendar to register online!