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Cooking Lab: Flavor Dynamics

at The Chopping Block Lincoln Square - Lincoln Square

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Lincoln Square, North Side
4747 N Lincoln
Btwn W Leland & W Lawrence Avenues
Chicago, Illinois 60625
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 20

What you'll learn in this cooking techniques class:

Our Cooking Lab classes teach the basic science and techniques all cooks need to know. You will learn to understand the causes and effects of your actions in the kitchen as we examine various cooking methods and ingredients to discover parallels that will amaze you. Your view of cooking may well be transformed! These interactive demonstration classes focus on dialogue between the chef and student, creating an enriching experience loaded with information. 

Learn the secrets of successful flavor combinations! Learn to make sense of your sense of taste. With stronger olfactory awareness, you can become a creative cook inspired by your own palate instead of following recipes to the letter. We'll teach you the art of tweaking the five basic tastes - Salty, Sweet, Bitter, Sour and Umami - and how to use herbs, spices, oils, vinegars and aromatic ingredients to create a rich tapestry of cuisine limited only by your imagination.

Skills covered in class:

  • Understanding taste
  • Seasoning to balance flavor
  • Using aromatic ingredients
  • Ethnic flavor palettes

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A one-week notice is required for cancellation of any class. If you do not cancel by telephone at least 1 week in advance of your scheduled class, we will charge your credit card in full for the class. Please feel free to send a friend in your place if you cannot attend and it is within one week of the class as no refunds will be available. All classes also have a non-refundable, non-transferable 10% fee for the operational and administrative costs incurred by The Chopping Block. This service fee will not be refunded and cannot be transferred in the case of any cancellation.

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Cooking Lab: Flavor Dynamics
Reviewed by Anonymous on 5/11/2019
Very practical class with interesting information on improving flavor profiles. I highly highly recommend anything from the wonderful Chopping Block!
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The Chopping Block Lincoln Square

Chicago's largest recreational cooking school and gourmet retail store, offers demonstration and hands-on cooking classes, as well as wine classes, private cooking parties and corporate team building events. Classes at our two locations cover subjects from cooking basics to intensive Boot Camps as well...

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