Ideas for Tastings, Classes, Pop-Ups
Food-Focused Social events
Let us create an engaging social event in your home, centered on an intriguing cuisine, surprising food pairing, or a private cooking class. These custom-designed social events are centered on the pleasures of cooking and eating. Read about details and pricing for in-home events and tastings , or get in touch to schedule a party. Meanwhile, here are a few sample ideas to get you started:
This experiential cooking class focuses on fun finger foods inspired by Indian street foods and cuisine. Gather your friends for an evening of rolling fluffy potato samosas, frying pakora, home-made naans and easy chutneys to accompany. Learn how to pair beer or wine with richly-spiced food to accentuate the flavors at play in your food, and enjoy an evening with one of the richest culinary traditions on the planet.
Mediterranean Tour: Food From Spain, Greece, Lebanon and Beyond
Go beyond Italian pasta and Greek gyros in a meal designed around the common threads of Mediterranean cooking. We'll experience flavors woven through many countries in the region, and learn about other influences in food from less well-known cuisines. Experience smoked paprika from Spain, ground sumac from Lebanon, harissa from North Africa and other unique flavors and combinations. Join us for a night in the Mediterranean!
Beer tasting for Chicks: Ladies' Night In
Are you wondering what the micro-fuss is all about with the surge of craft beer brewing in Minnesota? What is the difference between a lager, an ale, an IPA or an IBU? Bring your girls over, we'll answer every question you can throw at us about the art of beer-making. Learn some of the terminology around beers and brewing, prepare and pair seasonal tapas with a variety of craft beers from Minnesota and beyond, and talk about how to learn what YOU like in a beer and a food pairing. Leave armed with the knowledge to belly up to the bar, and like the Brew-mistress you are, confidently order something that you know you'll enjoy.