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An Evening in New Orleans

at The Chopping Block at the Mart - River North

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River North, Downtown/Loop
222 W Merchandise Mart Plaza Ste 107
At W Kinzie St
Chicago, Illinois 60654
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 20

What you'll learn in this culinary (meals) class:

Learn how to prepare a truly authentic French-Creole feast that's reflective of the melting pot of cultures found in Louisiana. Gather around our table, and learn how to prepare these classic recipes you're sure to recreate in your own kitchen for years to come.

Menu:

  • Oysters Rockefeller Crostini 
  • Snapper with Crawfish Nantua (Classic Crawfish Tail Cream Sauce)
  • Dirty Rice with Andouille Sausage
  • Banana Foster Bread Pudding

Skills covered in class:

  • Getting familiar with Cajun and Creole ingredients ​
  • Selecting oysters
  • Balancing flavors
  • Working with fresh herbs and spices
  • Selecting and sautéing fish
  • Working with crawfish tails
  • Preparing roux and béchamel
  • Steaming rice
  • Making and baking custard 

Due to the layout of our kitchens and in consideration of your classmates, students will work in groups of 3 to 5 people. Parties of 6 or more will be directed to our private events department so we can accommodate them appropriately.


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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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