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Summer Wines!

Summer Wines! New

Join Master Sommelier Tim Gaiser for a tasting of his favorite summer wines. Learn everything there is to know about summer wines; how to serve them, best serving temperatures, the right glassware, and the perfect food pairings. Tim will take you through a flight of delicious wines including vibrant Prosecco, delectable rosé and the best warm weather whites and reds. All the wines are guaranteed to please and offer great value as well. 2 hours

Gnocchi Solo Gnocchi with Christine Hickman and featuring Lois Ellen Frank

Gnocchi Solo Gnocchi with Christine Hickman and featuring Lois Ellen Frank New

This special, part-demo cooking class with Christine Y. Hickman celebrates gnocchi, her favorite Italian comfort food. After more than 25 years as an obsessed student and teacher of gnocchi-making, Christine will guide you through some of the various gnocchi styles as they’re made in Italy, gnocchi’s birth place. All the recipes come from her newly published, Gnocchi Solo Gnocchi, a cookbook dedicated to her love of Italy and her more than 30 years of living and teaching part-time in Perugia, Italy.

The talented Lois Ellen Frank, well-known local chef, caterer and food photographer, who shot the photographs in the book will be working with Christine in this unique part-demo presentation that includes

samples of many of the basic styles of gnocchi-making…beyond the traditional potato gnocchi most people relate to. In this class you will learn the tricks of making memorable delicious gnocchi that just might become one of YOUR favorite Italian comfort foods. Menu includes: POTATO GNOCCHI with Gorgonzola & Sautéed Greens, RICOTTA-BEET GNOCCHI with Savory Zabaglione-Horseradish Cream, SEMOLINA GNOCCHI alla ROMANA with Oven-Roasted Cherry Tomatoes, FISH CANEDERLI with Garlic-Lemon Sauce and BLUE CORN GNOCCHI arrowheads with guajillo chile sauce

Southwest Culinary Boot Camp

Southwest Culinary Boot Camp

Join us for an intensive 3-day cooking program we call the Southwest Culinary Boot Camp! This program is three full days gaining insight into the intricacies, tips and history of Southwestern food that make it so unique. We will cover material from knife skills, flavor labs, cooking techniques, ingredients and historical building blocks of the food. We will meet some of Santa Fe's top chefs who will share their thoughts on important cooking techniques. This is HANDS-ON and very interactive with each day ending with a meal. The class culminates in a final exam where you will design and prepare a final meal for some Santa Fe's best palates!

Upcoming Bootcamp is November 5th-7th, 2019.

Please call Nicole at 1-800-982-4688 to obtain more information about this special 3-day excursion into Southwestern cuisine.

$1325.00 See Dates and Register

Summer I New

Limited to 12 participants

This will be held on the Santa Fe School of Cooking’s own patio, where everything will be prepared on the grill or in our new outdoor wood fired oven! Celebrate the season with this intimate, hands-on classes and come enjoy summer in Santa Fe! Meal to include: Masa encrusted pork chops with a green chile and raisin chutney, grilled sweet potato salad, red lettuce with pears, walnuts and a honey-sherry vinaigrette, and apple empanadas

Farmer's Mkt. Class

Class will meet at 8:00AM under the water tank at the colorful Santa Fe Farmers Market. We will then tour the market, meet the farmers and help pick out the freshest herbs and produce to take back to the school. Back at SFSC, the class will enjoy learning cooking techniques and the history of the foods grown in the region culminating in a magnificent feast highlighting the Farmer's Market fresh ingredients. Menu varies based on the seasonality of ingredients.

Class limited to 16 people, 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM.

Pizza on the Patio

Celebrate the summer season with this intimate, hands-on class on the Santa Fe School of Cooking’s own patio. Everything will be prepared on our grill and our new wood-fired oven!

Grilled Caesar salad, blue corn pizza with crushed tomatoes, carmelized onion and local New Mexico goat cheese, pizza with chorizo and green chile, peach cobbler. This is a hands-on class - Maximum of 12 people.