Looking to improve your cooking skills? Do you love watching TV shows like “Top Chef” or “Cake Boss”? Well stop watching others cook, and start making your own culinary creations. Broward Community Schools gear up for a new semester of cooking classes starting Nov.1, 2010 to Jan. 20, 2011.
With twelve diverse cooking and baking classes you should have no problem finding a class to pique your interest. Adults of all ages attend classes once a week for eight weeks. Classes are held from 6-9pm and range from $73 to $120. You can go alone or bring a friend with you. Cooking classes offer great opportunities to meet others in your community. Classes are taught in a relaxed atmosphere. All recipes are provided for each class, so you can quickly build your library of tried and tested appetizers, main courses and desserts.
Here is a sample of classes than can satisfy the sweetest “sweet tooth.”
Baking and Cake Decorating: This class will build your confidence with your oven. You will learn the basics of baking while you practice easy, yet delectable recipes.
Cake Design: Creating with Fondant: Give your cakes that extra wow factor. Learn to create edible flowers and many more artful embellishments with fondant.
Basic Pastry: Practice making your own croissants and other tasty pastries. After completing this class, you may find yourself skipping the bakery aisle altogether.
If you’re more interested in savory dishes then survey a sample of these classes.
Cooking: A little bit of everything: You will be busy creating wonderful meats, soups, ethnic cuisine and many more mouth watering dishes.
Cook Yourself Lean: Trying to lose a few pounds during the holiday season? This class will whip you into culinary shape with a host of leaner recipes.
Italian Cooking: Taught by a native of Italy, Chef Betina will teach you the correct techniques to make your favorite Italian dishes. Why pay restaurant prices when you can make your own Italian dishes at home.
With professional experienced chefs and cooks, you can be confident that after eight weeks you will be armed with the tools to be the master chef in your own kitchen. Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to expand your cooking skills at an affordable price. Your family and friends will thank you for it. For a full list of all cooking classes please go to www.browardcommunityschools.com.