Holidays wouldn’t be as festive without our annual cooking class series with Neely Winery. This year, like last year, held online. Kitchen TV broadcasts LIVE from Portola Valley, CA. H’Appy Hour was class #1 For the entree, participants could cook with either tempeh or chicken, paired with a beurre blanc (white sauce) made with Neely… continue reading
Here’s a few dishes we made during our 2020 holiday classes
Here’s some dishes we made during the Thanksgiving season.
For on-the-go offices where employees have a shorter amount of time to learn, a themed taste test works well. This was the best structure for the 8 X 8 offices that housed many sales people. We did a number of themes throughout 2019 including… Veggie Burger Taste Test New Sugars Taste Test Decorate Your Own… continue reading
Make seasonal appetizers and learn party planning tips and tricks during this 1.25 hour hands-on class.
“Laura, this was amazing! Thanks to you we had another successful Family Halloween. We appreciate all of your hard work and dedication to this event. It was one definitely to remember. Everyone ***loved*** the spread!” Halloween was celebrated with high style this year with Seeing Eye Cookies Mummies in a Blanket Pumpkin Throwing… continue reading
“Appy” Hour is a hands-on (1.25 – 1.5 hour) class that can happen in any corporate board room, with enough space for 3-4 stations where participants assemble their own easy-to-make-at-home appetizers. We begin with some tips and tricks on how to make your party a more stress-free and fun affair, for you and your guests…. continue reading
We made some great food for Sammy and Riley’s spooky Halloween Party! Spider Deviled Eggs Witch Lady Fingers with Blood Dip Black and Orange Twice Bakes And Mummy Dogs A yummy buffet and fun party!
This salad is easy but elegant, perfect for fall and holiday meals. Plus it has “kid appeal.” One of my ten-year-old students told me it was the only salad he had ever liked! Serves 4 Grilled Persimmons 2 Fuyu persimmons, sliced lengthwise in 1/4-inch slices 1 tablespoon olive oil Pinch of sugar and salt Maple-Spiced… continue reading
Here’s a few appetizers (and the menu) from a wonderful Portola Valley party!