Early Evening in Your Garden
Your garden or backyard turns into the perfect location for an intimate gathering of your friends to celebrate soft light, simple and clean flavors and a time that your guests will long remember, as you
light up your corner of the world!
This Ashley Famous Cooking Class Party will feature many delicious and easy to prepare appetizers, salads like our take on Caprese Salad with Western Slope peaches, Summer squash medley, Angel Hair pasta with grilled Basil shrimp and fresh fruits for dessert.
Options for this class may be included:
Tenderloin of Beef, roasted to perfection
Niman Ranch Roast Pork with Fresh Apricot Glaze
Ashley Famous Swing into Summer – A Middle Eastern culinary adventure
This class may well qualify you for membership in Ali Baba’s Forty Thieves! We feature mostly uncooked vegetables to turn them into foods like Tabouleh, Falafel, Hummus b Tahini, Baba Ganough and authentic Pita Breads.
Options for this class are:
Baked Kibbeh – A delightful mixture of beef and/or lamb, baked to goodness with pine nuts and spices.
Soups – Salads – Sorbets - Ices
We feature fresh cold soups, uncooked and made with raw vegetables and fruits. Perfect for a warm summer evening when it’s just too hot to cook, you’ll learn and enjoy soups like; Fresh Cucumber Soup, Frosted Fresh Tomato Soup, Borscht, Gazpacho, Blueberry Soup and the classic Vichyssoise. Salad selections are many and may include Mediterranean Salad, Carrot Salad, composed salads like Antipasto Misto and Haricot Vert Fines herbs. Fresh fruit summer salads and even our take on Asian Chicken or Pork Lettuce cups with Szechuan dressing! Cold and delicious pasta salads with our without protein make a nice treat for a summer meal.
A Primo Special option for this class is:
Ashley Famous Mango Steak Salad! This incorporates your own outdoor cooker, where we’ll grill Ribeye Steaks to perfection and combine them with hearts of romaine, mangos, avocados, Greek Feta Cheese, red onion and cilantro and roasted Macadamia nuts. This salad is finished with Ashley Famous Honey Lime Dressing.
The Perfect Brunch
This class is a long-standing offering from Ashley Famous Culinary Arts. You can entertain your friends who love to eat breakfast and brunch with ease. It features Ashley Famous Cinnamon Buns with Crème cheese Honey frosting, Oven baked eggs in many styles, Kugelis, my take on the national potato dish of Lithuania, homemade sausage and warm fresh fruit compote. If your outdoor cooking equipment is top-notch, we can do the entire meal outside. This class available for weekends!
Chillin and Grillin
A great class just for outdoor cooking! The art of proper grilling, smoking and seasoning is just the class for the person and group who want to kick up their skills in this cooking style for fabulous home entertaining. You’ll learn fail-proof grill techniques, rubs and marinades that are bursting with flavor for vegetables, chicken, fish and meats of all kinds. Special fresh seasonal and traditional summer vegetable and fruit salads are included in this class.
The Essential Pasta –Pastabilities for Summer in Colorado
This class encompasses many culinary traditions of the whole of Italy, distinctively and unmistakably Italian. For summer, we’ve lightened the food to be uncontrived, but delicious and full-flavored using ingredients of the finest quality and prepare them sensitively.
This class includes, Antipasto, pasta, unique salads and desserts like Cioccolato al Romano, Strudel di Mele and Ricotta al Caffe’.
Options for this class may be:
Piccata al Marsala, Stracotta al Cabernet Sauvignon, Bistecche all’ Arrabbiata, Braciole alla Pizzaiola and
Scampi al Veneto!
Ashley Famous Cooking Class Parties may be held in your home and garden. We generally limit the total guests to six per class, however, some classes can accommodate more people who just love to learn, cook and enjoy. Generally, everything will be made by you and your guests with Chef Ashley with you each step-of-the way! We always have a great time and there won’t be any test!
Optional foods may be added to your Cooking Class Party. We establish prices of additional foods based on market-price when food is purchased for your Cooking Class Party. We do not mark it up and cheerfully will provide you with a receipt for any extra food that is purchased. We will quote you on optional items at the time of booking your Ashley Famous Cooking Class Party.
Please consult our tuition rates and terms in our Cooking School brochure.
Alcoholic beverages and Chef gratuity when applicable, are not included in our rates.
Dennis Ashley is a European-trained Chef and certified cooking instructor.
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