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As of Saturday, September 5th, we are back offering our cooking classes in our large classroom. Our new schedule has noticeably fewer classes then we would normally offer in the fall, but we will add more if there seems to be a demand for them. We will cap all classes at 25% capacity, which will be 15 guests maximum per class.

"Absolutely incredible! Nicole was awesome setting things up for a private cooking class for my family that consists of my wife, adult children and their spouses. She helped me choose the perfect southwest menu consisting of the best tortilla soup I have ever had, followed by flank steak with green chili mac and cheese! Everything was absolutely incredible and the best part is that we prepared it all! Then came the dessert, wonderful little apricot empanadas topped with whipped cream. Simply put, we had an amazing experience. Thank you Mica and Noe for such a special evening! We highly recommend this place!!!"
Todd M - Trip Advisor - 2020

We will be seating the participants at assigned tables with those in their group and the tables will be positioned at least 6 feet apart. Previously, our guests were welcome to choose where they wanted to sit but we are not able to offer that seating arrangement at this time. We are only offering our demonstration style classes as it is easier for us to keep our staff and guests safely social distanced.

If you have a group of 6 or more folks and are interested in a demonstration style class on a day other than what is scheduled or if you would like to do a private, hands-on class with your friends or family, please call Nicole at 800-982-4688.

We ask that our guests wear masks at all times until seated at their table. The chef will not be wearing a mask so that everyone will be able to hear the presentation.


Click here for our Health Safety policies and procedures


santafeschoolofcooking
Master the flavors of the real Southwest with cooking classes that reflect the unique cultural mix of Santa Fe. Classes are offered several times a week and include menus of traditional New Mexican, Native American, Mexican, Spanish, vegetarian and contemporary Southwestern cuisine.
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Our classes, taught by some of the best chefs in Santa Fe, are not only entertaining and educational, but delicious, too. View the Cooking Class Descriptions for a complete listing of classes or call us direct at 505-983-4511.

We look forward to welcoming you back to the School in person!

Click on any class title on the Class Calendar for details and to Register for the class.


Class Types Are Indicated by Color:Hands On = RedDemo = BlueSpecialty = SageTours = Green
November 2020
SuMoTuWeThFrSa
1 2  80.00 3

10:00 am Mexico is country with a very diverse palate. In the long history of cultural assimilation, it has been a major influence on New Mexican food. The Santa Fe School of Cooking is pleased to present classes that allow you to experience the richness and variety of the foods of our Southern neighbor. In this class we will prepare chorizo enchiladas with quajillo sauce, goat cheese enchiladas with tomatillo sauce, arroz verde, frijoles borrachos and key lime tart. Demonstration Class, 3-hours.
4 5 6  90.00 7

10:00 am Come get some new ideas for your Thanksgiving feast this year! Parsnip Whipped Potatoes, Brussels Sprouts with Butternut Squash, Chile Pecans, Cranberries and Maple Syrup, Green Chile Cornbread, Turkey Roulade with Mushroom Stuffing and Basted with Chipotle, Honey and Orange and Pumpkin Flan. This is a 3-hour demonstration-style class that includes a full lunch.

8 9  80.00 10

10:00 am Warm, spicy tastes and enticing aromas evoke Santa Fe’s rich cultural traditions. Three classes on the traditional foods of New Mexico are at the heart of the Santa Fe School of Cooking.

These classes allow you to experience this delicious cuisine, including local cooking techniques and the lore of the region. This class includes flour tortillas, carne adovada (red chile marinated pork), chiles rellenos, calabacitas (green chile, squash, corn), refritos, and sopapillas. Demonstration Class, 3-hours.
11 12 13  82.00 14

10:00 am Mole is a sauce that originated in Mexico and, more specifically, the states of Puebla and Oaxaca. It can be black, red, yellow, green and pipian with chile peppers being the common ingredient. The mole of today have also added chocolate, pine nuts, pepitas, sesame seeds and cilantro just to name a few to their list of ingredients adding more complexity and richness to the sauce.

In this class you will learn to make Smoked Chicken with Mole, Perfect Protein Salad, Arroz Verde, Chile Glazed Carrots and Onions and Mexican Chocolate Torte with Raspberry Glaze! Demonstration class, 3-hours.
15 16 1718 19 20 21 
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See December thru December 2020
Calendar of Events



December 2020
SuMoTuWeThFrSa
  1 2 3 4  85.00 5

10:00 am Come learn how we do the holidays in New Mexico! Shredded Pork Tamales and Poblano & Corn Tamales both served with Red Chile Sauce, Hearty Holiday Posole with Green Chile Sauce, Calabacitas and our famous official state cookie, Bizcochitos. This is a 3-hour demonstration-style class that includes a full lunch.
6 7 8 9 10 11  90.00 12

10:00 am Christmas is one of the most festive times in Santa Fe! Come get ready to serve a modern Southwest holiday feast for your upcoming season.

Menu includes: Sweet Potato Mash, Green Beans with Almonds, Golden Raisins and Shallots, Corn Meal Biscuits with Chipotle and Cheddar, Sliced Beef Tenderloin Rubbed with Red Chile, Cinnamon and Coffee with Mushroom Pan Sauce and Eggnog Flan

This is a 3-hour long, demonstration style class including a full meal.
13 14 15 16 17 18  80.00 19

10:00 am Warm, spicy tastes and enticing aromas evoke Santa Fe's rich cultural traditions. Three classes on the traditional foods of New Mexico are at the heart of the Santa Fe School of Cooking. These classes allow you to experience this delicious cuisine, including local cooking techniques and the lore of the region. This class includes classic New Mexican green chile stew, blue corn and green chile muffins, pinon butter, quesadillas, salsa fresca and rich natillas. Demonstration Class, 3-hours.
20  80.00 21

10:00 am Mexico is country with a very diverse palate. In the long history of cultural assimilation, it has been a major influence on New Mexican food. The Santa Fe School of Cooking is pleased to present classes that allow you to experience the richness and variety of the foods of our Southern neighbor. In this class we will prepare chorizo enchiladas with quajillo sauce, goat cheese enchiladas with tomatillo sauce, arroz verde, frijoles borrachos and key lime tart. Demonstration Class, 3-hours.
80.00 22

10:00 am Let the Santa Fe School of Cooking get you going in the morning with a New Mexican brunch that combines the richness of local products and traditions to provide you with a meal that will keep you energized for the rest of the day: Chipotle Spinach and Goats Cheese Quiche, Blue Corn Pecan Pancakes, Fresh Berry Compote, Huevos Rancheros and Chorizo Cottage Fried Potatoes. Demonstration Class, 3-hours.
82.00 23

10:00 am Santa Fe's unique cuisine melds the region’s rich cultural traditions with new ideas to create a contemporary style of Southwestern fare. You can experience this unique cuisine in depth, including the techniques of master chefs, the lore of the region and fabulous food. Smooth spicy tortilla soup, grilled adobo marinated flank steak, cascabel steak sauce, green chile mac `n cheese, mojo marinated vegetables, and coconut flan with salted caramel. 3-hours.
Demonstration Class
85.00 24

10:00 am Come learn how we do the holidays in New Mexico! Shredded Pork Tamales and Poblano & Corn Tamales both served with Red Chile Sauce, Hearty Holiday Posole with Green Chile Sauce, Calabacitas and our famous official state cookie, Bizcochitos. This is a 3-hour demonstration-style class that includes a full lunch.
25  80.00 26

10:00 am Warm, spicy tastes and enticing aromas evoke Santa Fe’s rich cultural traditions. Three classes on the traditional foods of New Mexico are at the heart of the Santa Fe School of Cooking.

These classes allow you to experience this delicious cuisine, including local cooking techniques and the lore of the region. This class includes corn tortillas, cheese enchilladas with red chile sauce, chicken enchilladas with green chile sauce, pinto beans, posole, and capirotada (bread pudding). Demonstration Class, 3-hours.
82.00 27

11:00 am Mole is a sauce that originated in Mexico and, more specifically, the states of Puebla and Oaxaca. It can be black, red, yellow, green and pipian with chile peppers being the common ingredient. The mole of today have also added chocolate, pine nuts, pepitas, sesame seeds and cilantro just to name a few to their list of ingredients adding more complexity and richness to the sauce.

In this class you will learn to make Smoked Chicken with Mole, Perfect Protein Salad, Arroz Verde, Chile Glazed Carrots and Onions and Mexican Chocolate Torte with Raspberry Glaze! Demonstration class, 3-hours.
80.00 28

10:00 am Warm, spicy tastes and enticing aromas evoke Santa Fe's rich cultural traditions. Three classes on the traditional foods of New Mexico are at the heart of the Santa Fe School of Cooking. These classes allow you to experience this delicious cuisine, including local cooking techniques and the lore of the region. This class includes classic New Mexican green chile stew, blue corn and green chile muffins, pinon butter, quesadillas, salsa fresca and rich natillas. Demonstration Class, 3-hours.
82.00 29

10:00 am Santa Fe's unique cuisine melds the region's rich cultural traditions with new ideas to create a contemporary style of Southwestern fare. You can experience this unique cuisine in depth, including the techniques of master chefs, regional lore and fabulous food: Smoked Pork Tenderloin with Red Chile Cider Glaze, Apple-Pinon Chutney, Chipotle Sweet Potato Croquette, Braised Swiss Chard, Chipotle Corn Flan, and Mexican Chocolate Bistro Cake with Fresh Whipped Cream and Toasted Almonds. Demonstration Class, 3hours.
80.00 30

10:00 am Santa Fe's unique cuisine melds the region‚s rich cultural traditions with new ideas to create a contemporary style of health-conscious Southwestern fare. You can experience this unique cuisine in depth, including the techniques of master chefs, the lore of the region and fabulous food. Hearty Vegetable Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette, Lemon Southwest Rice, Fiery Turkey Fillets with Roasted Pineapple Salsa, and Mexican Chocolate Cake. Demonstration Class, 3-hours.
80.00 31

10:00 am Warm, spicy tastes and enticing aromas evoke Santa Fe’s rich cultural traditions. Three classes on the traditional foods of New Mexico are at the heart of the Santa Fe School of Cooking.

These classes allow you to experience this delicious cuisine, including local cooking techniques and the lore of the region. This class includes flour tortillas, carne adovada (red chile marinated pork), chiles rellenos, calabacitas (green chile, squash, corn), refritos, and sopapillas. Demonstration Class, 3-hours.