Cooking Classes:

Trudy is available to teach her cooking philosophy and techniques at your next event or party. Gather your friends together in the comfort of your home. Trudy will show up with fresh ingredients, customized menus and a recipe packet. We will cook and eat together.

Recent Cooking Class Menus:

CNET Cooking Class

Savory Sunflower Pate w/ Baked Pita Chips
A beautiful pate to serve as an appetizer, no one will know it's made from nuts, learn how to decorate with vegetables

Acorn Squash stuffed with Turnips & Sweet Potatoes
A sweet savory side dish that uses winter vegetables it looks and tastes delicious

Arugula Salad with Parmesan & Raspberry Balsamic Reduction
A classic salad teaching balsamic reduction technique

Salmon baked in Parchment
A fun technique to learn and impress your dinner guests.

Ginger Almond Biscotti with Rose Petals
A twist on a classic cookie

Private Cooking Lessons with Thomas

Day 1
Basic Vinaigrette
Miso Dressing
Vegan Caesar Dressing
Baked Lentils with Roasted Root Vegetables
Risotto Technique

Day 2
Basic Vegetable Stock
Miso Shitake Split Pea Soup
Dulse Pasta Casserole
Tempeh Chili

Woman's Group
Roasted Red Bell Pepper Dip served over Goat Cheese with Crackers
Kale and Pine Nut Salad
Roasted Cauliflower in a Anchovy Caper Sauce
Savory Farro Tart
Vegan Chocolate Pots de Crème with Cashew Cream

Appetizer Party
Tropical Ahi Tartar
Madeira Chanterelle Stuffed Mushrooms
Turkey Satay with Cranberry Dipping Sauce
Almond-crusted Goat Cheese served with Crostini
Stilton Blue Cheese Crackers with Roasted Beets

Chef Trudy Schafer, M.A. | | 415-407-4689