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Couples Cooking: La Cocina Mexicana

at The Chopping Block at the Mart - River North

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Location:
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 mexican cooking class:

Dishes loaded with sublime freshness, irresistibly unique ingredients, and dominant spices make the cuisine of Mexico unlike any other you'll find around the world. Let the vibrant and bold flavors of Latin America express themselves through your hands. 

Menu:
  • Mexican Shrimp Cocktail with Avocado Crema; 
  • Grilled Strip Steak with Ancho-Spiced Mole; 
  • Roasted Potatoes and Poblano Peppers with Chorizo; 
  • Chili Spice Roasted Zucchini with Lime, Cilantro and Queso Fresco; 
  • Tres Leches Cake with Strawberries. 
Skills Covered in Class Include: 
  • Getting Familiar with Mexican Ingredients; 
  • Selecting Shrimp and Avocados; 
  • Selecting and Grilling Beef; 
  • Determining Meat Doneness; 
  • Working with Fresh Herbs and Spices; 
  • Balancing Flavors; 
  • Selecting and Roasting Potatoes and Peppers; 
  • Roasting Vegetables; 
  • Mixing and Baking Cake Batter. 
When signing up, you'll have the opportunity to pre-order a bottle of our reserve Montaudon Brut, Champagne, France, NV. Rich, satisfying and complex, not bone-dry, with creamy texture, long apple and baked biscuit flavor and juicy finish. The classic cocktail and complement to Life's finest meals and moments. You'll also have the option to peruse our extensive wine list upon arrival. 

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. All participants in class must be at least 18 years old, or 21 years old if pre-purchasing an adult beverage. 

Price is per person.
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Refund Policy
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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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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