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Culinaria Cooking School

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110 Pleasant St. N.W.
Vienna, VA 22180 United States
703-865-7920

July 2022

The Cuisine of Florence 070822 (D) SPS $100

July 8 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Culinaria Cooking School, 110 Pleasant St. N.W.
Vienna, VA 22180 United States
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$100.00

A stroll through the streets of Florence – past pastry shops and espresso bars, busy lunchtime trattorias and charming wine bars and shops – reveals how Florentines remain proudly attached to their cuisine, a cuisine that tells a story of its city, dish by dish. Pappardelle with Duck Sauce (Pappardelle all'anatra); Shaved Zucchini Salad with Arugula, Mint, Pine Nuts, and Ricotta Salata; Spiced Seared Flank Steak (tagliata di manzo); Roasted Potatoes with Artichokes and Olives (patate e carciofi al forno con…

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Easy English Summer Tea 070922 (P) DC $75

July 9 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Culinaria Cooking School, 110 Pleasant St. N.W.
Vienna, VA 22180 United States
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$75.00 9 tickets left

The summer months are great for company and entertaining. What better way to have friends or family over than a refined and classic, but easy, tea. You will work with our new James Beard recognized Pastry Chef David Collier on simple “go to’s” that can make your summer afternoons delicious. Lemon Tart; Earl Grey & Orange Loaf; Blueberry Scones; Miniature Victoria Sponge; Assorted Teas

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French Tarts 070922 (P) VA $100

July 9 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Culinaria Cooking School, 110 Pleasant St. N.W.
Vienna, VA 22180 United States
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$100.00 10 tickets left

Tarts are so versatile that I love experimenting with them. In this class we will talk about the traditional, as well as the not so traditional tarts to pamper us at dinner time. Spinach & Feta Quiche; Basil and Cherry Tomato Clafoutis; Chocolate, Strawberry and Basil Tartelette; Tarte Tatin

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Weeknight Special – Americana 071322 (D) 7-9pm PS $70

July 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Culinaria Cooking School, 110 Pleasant St. N.W.
Vienna, VA 22180 United States
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$70.00 16 tickets left

Between work and family obligations, it’s been one of those weeks, right?  So, come on in and relax, while a simple meal is prepared for you. Not having to cook as you enjoy some wine is a great finish to the day! Grilled Pork Tenderloin Medallions with Chasser Sauce; Smoked Gouda and Gruyere Cheese Scalloped Potatoes; Cherry Pie

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Couples-Small Summer Plates, Part 3 071522 (P) 6:30-10 pm MS $215/pair

July 15 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Culinaria Cooking School, 110 Pleasant St. N.W.
Vienna, VA 22180 United States
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$215.00 2 tickets left

The markets are exploding with summer goodness! In the last of three summer classes, we will make Roasted Red Pepper Tartines; Tomatoes Niçoise; Clam Stew with Fresh Corn and Bacon; All the Berries with Whipped Cream and Caramel Dust

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Flourless Baking (GLUTEN FREE) 082722 (P) 2-5 pm VA $90

July 16 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Culinaria Cooking School, 110 Pleasant St. N.W.
Vienna, VA 22180 United States
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$90.00 11 tickets left

To think about muffins, cookies, and baking has mostly been about flour. Well, not this time. Join me for a Gluten-Free baking class that will provide you with healthier choices for lunch time or mid-afternoon snacks. Sweet Potato Muffins; Pecan Cookies; Oatmeal Cookies; Cereal Snack Bars

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Summer Backyard Smoke and BBQ 071622 (D) PS $90

July 16 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Culinaria Cooking School, 110 Pleasant St. N.W.
Vienna, VA 22180 United States
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$90.00 11 tickets left

Summertime weekends is the perfect time for smoking and BBQ with great friends and family to gather and cook. Enjoy some adult beverages and great conversation! Damn I am looking forward to this one!! Smoked Stuffed Poblano Chiles with a Roux-Based Cream Sauce; Smoked and Slow Roasted Ribs; Porky BBQ Beans; Adult Mac and Cheese with Chorizo and Green Chilies; Spinach Salad; Spiced Pear Pie

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Perfect Pairings – Napa/Sonoma 072122 (D) SPS, PS $100

July 21 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Culinaria Cooking School, 110 Pleasant St. N.W.
Vienna, VA 22180 United States
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$100.00 6 tickets left

California is wine’s Camelot - a place of sometimes awesome beauty; a wine region where the realm of possibilities knows no bounds. Some of the most exquisite wines are made from the six varietals that dominate fine wine production. This evening, Chefs Stephen and Pete will pair some excellent foods to match these wonderful wines from one of the best-known wine regions - Napa and Sonoma.  Brown Butter Sea Scallops with Coriander, Parsley, and Lemon; Wine-Poached Pear and Mixed Greens…

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Knife Skills 072222 (P) PS $90

July 22 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Culinaria Cooking School, 110 Pleasant St. N.W.
Vienna, VA 22180 United States
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$90.00 1 ticket left

Preparation of any meal, gourmet or otherwise, begins here. You will learn the proper techniques for handling, sharpening, and caring for knives. This class includes an overview of the types of knives and their uses. Students learn basic cuts including brunoise, dice, julienne, and how to break down (debone) a whole chicken. Bringing your own knives is optional but encouraged. A delicious meal will be prepared from the ingredients used in class. Chicken and Vegetable Stir-Fry with Fresh Ginger and…

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Let’s Cook Dinner – Farmer’s Market Meal 072322 (P) 2-5 pm CW $150/pair

July 23 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Culinaria Cooking School, 110 Pleasant St. N.W.
Vienna, VA 22180 United States
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$150.00 6 tickets left

This class is a continuation of our successful family-focused series: Let’s Cook Dinner! classes for Kids (9+) & an adult, hosted by instructor Christine Wisnewski. Each session will provide instruction and walk you through the steps to create a delicious, kid-approved, family-friendly meal.  Note: There is no meat featured in this class, but recipes do include eggs and dairy. Roasted Pepper Hummus and Pita; Watermelon and Cucumber with Feta; Crustless Summer Zucchini Pie; Mexican Corn Salad; Peach Parfaits with Salted…

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Elegant Dinner Party 072922 (D) SPS $105

July 29 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Culinaria Cooking School, 110 Pleasant St. N.W.
Vienna, VA 22180 United States
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$105.00 18 tickets left

From New York to Seattle, Edinburgh to Barcelona, and Naples to Beijing, chefs nourish, educate, and continue to enlighten us. The food they create is as beautiful as art or music. It is food conceived of the heart and enjoyed with loved ones and friends. Gather together for an elegant dinner (paired with wines) with Chef Stephen.  Garganelli Pasta with Prawns & Lemon, Thyme Butter Sauce; Haricot Vert Salad with Shallots with Grape Tomatoes & Basil Crème Fraîche; Roasted Chilean…

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Cherries! Cherries! Cherries! 073022 (P) 2-5 pm KM $90

July 30 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Culinaria Cooking School, 110 Pleasant St. N.W.
Vienna, VA 22180 United States
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$90.00 11 tickets left

Sour cherries are tart and have a unique flavor. We focus on using cherries by exploring flaky crust techniques and practicing lattice and cut-out shaping for pies.  We also develop a classic scone and experiment with pairing cherry with other flavors.  Sour Cherry Pie with Flaky Pie Crust; Glazed Cherry Pistachio or Almond Scone and Cherry Jam; Cherry Vanilla Bourbon Ice Cream

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August 2022

Chef Pete’s Elevated Pizza! 080522 (P) PS $85

August 5 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Culinaria Cooking School, 110 Pleasant St. N.W.
Vienna, VA 22180 United States
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$85.00 7 tickets left

Back by popular demand, The Pizza Boss is revisiting some of his favorite pizza combinations. Learn how to make the best pizza dough this side of Italy!  Pizza Diavola with Spicy Salami and Chili Pepper; Valdostana with Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella, Fontina and Bacon; and last, but not least, Pizza Margherita

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Reservations Required 080622 (D) 6:30-10 pm SPS, PS $175

August 6 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Culinaria Cooking School, 110 Pleasant St. N.W.
Vienna, VA 22180 United States
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$175.00 10 tickets left

This dinner highlights different wines from different regions around the world and pairs them with foods that will complement the flavors in the wines.  This special dinner is limited to 10 people, so the setting will be intimate, the food exceptional, and the wine outstanding!  Join Stephen and Pete as they take you on a food and wine journey. Crab Arancini with Crème Fraîche & Lemon; Garganelli Pasta with Basil-Walnut Pesto; Frisée Salad with Truffled Fingerling Potatoes; Grilled Swordfish with…

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Napa Valley Dinner 081222 (D) SPS $100

August 12 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Culinaria Cooking School, 110 Pleasant St. N.W.
Vienna, VA 22180 United States
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$100.00 20 tickets left

Nothing says fresh and delicious more than California, and this menu comes straight from the sunny hills of Napa Valley. Learn how fresh ingredients and simplicity go hand in hand, Napa style.  We will also pair some of the menu items with wines from the Napa region.  Jumbo Shrimp with Lemon, Herbs, and Brandy; Salad of Mixed Greens, Fennel, Apple, Prosciutto, and Candied Pecans; Salmon Crêpes with Herbs; Individual Apple Tarts with Basil Ice Cream

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Sandwich Rolls 081322 (P) 2-5 pm KM $95

August 13 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Culinaria Cooking School, 110 Pleasant St. N.W.
Vienna, VA 22180 United States
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$95.00 12 tickets left

A celebration of American sandwiches. The hard Kaiser roll, originally from Europe, became the basis for New York’s famous roast beef and beef-on-weck sandwiches. Soft rolls are a little sweet from the inclusion of butter, egg or milk and pair beautifully with southern pulled pork or New England Lobster salad.  The class focus is on forming the dough and baking, and we will sample a variety of mini sandwiches.  Hard and Soft Rolls; Mini Sandwiches for Roast Beef, Beef-on-Weck, and…

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Heavenly Summer Tomatoes 081322 (D) PS $85

August 13 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Culinaria Cooking School, 110 Pleasant St. N.W.
Vienna, VA 22180 United States
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$85.00 16 tickets left

Nothing better than a bunch of fresh tomatoes! Now is the perfect time to use all the tomatoes you have grown or picked up at the local farmer’s market! Fresh Tomato Soup with Fresh Basil Pesto; Pasta Ragu alla Napolitano (a meaty sauce with the meat served separately); Haricots Verts with Tomato; Tomato Cobbler

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Perfect Pairings – Italy 081822 (D) SPS, PS $115

August 18 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Culinaria Cooking School, 110 Pleasant St. N.W.
Vienna, VA 22180 United States
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$115.00 20 tickets left

In Italy, making wine, like eating or breathing is so utterly natural it almost seems instinctive. Plus, the food of Italy gives you the real taste of the country that loves its food and wine with a passion. Come join Pete and Stephen as they take you on a culinary and wine journey! Mini Spaghetti Timballos Stuffed with Cheese and Meatball; Farro with Mushrooms and Hazelnuts (Farro con Funghi e Nocciole), with Barbera d'Asti; Quail with Sage and Grapes over…

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Summer Morning Macaron Workshop 082022 (P) DC $85

August 20 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Culinaria Cooking School, 110 Pleasant St. N.W.
Vienna, VA 22180 United States
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$85.00 9 tickets left

Few cookies, or even sweets, hold the level of honor that the simple yet extremely versatile macaron do.  Anyone who has attempted them before has heard cautionary tales of their notorious difficulty.  Come  join our James Beard recognized Pastry Chef David Collier and let him help you turn your frustration into fascination with this quintessential French confection.  Classic Almond Macaron; Strawberry Buttercream; Lemon Curd

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Knife Skills 082022 (P) 2-5 pm PS $90

August 20 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Culinaria Cooking School, 110 Pleasant St. N.W.
Vienna, VA 22180 United States
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$90.00 9 tickets left

Preparation of any meal, gourmet or otherwise, begins here. You will learn the proper techniques for handling, sharpening, and caring for knives. This class includes an overview of the types of knives and their uses. Students learn basic cuts including brunoise, dice, julienne, and how to break down (debone) a whole chicken. Bringing your own knives is optional but encouraged. A delicious meal will be prepared from the ingredients used in class. Chicken and Vegetable Stir-Fry with Fresh Ginger and…

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End of Summer Special 082622 (D)SPS, PS $110

August 26 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Culinaria Cooking School, 110 Pleasant St. N.W.
Vienna, VA 22180 United States
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$110.00 14 tickets left

As the days get shorter and we begin to feel a chill in the air, we realize summer is coming to a close.  We all want to hold on to summer as long as we can. Memories of lingering over simple meals with close friends and family at the beach house or on the patio, are rekindled here.  Join Chefs Stephen and Pete for the final fling of summer before autumn is upon us. Sea Scallops with Bacon, Cauliflower Puree…

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