Cooking Classes

Taste Of Spain – Vegan Style (Demonstration-Style)

  • Thursday, March 21, 2019
    6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

See how we turn some of Spain’s favourite dishes into some of your vegan favourites.

In today’s cooking class, our instructor Sandra will reveal how to turn Spain’s favourite foods such as tapas and paellas into healthy vegan versions while still keeping the delicious bold flavours that makes Spanish cuisine one of the most revered. She will cover all the crucial details for making perfect (but easy) paella – the world’s most celebrated and crowd pleasing rice dish. You will fall in love with our three-ingredient miracle of garlicky mushrooms served on crostini, the simple and so delicious patatas brava served with spicy tomato sauce and vegan aioli. We finish with the famous Tarta de Santiago a delicious almond cake. No paella pan at home? Not familiar with Spanish tapas? Not sure where to find the ingredients? No hay problema!  By the end of this class, you will have learned all the tips and tricks to help you recreate the simple beauty of Spanish cuisine right at home! Viva Vegan España!

MENU:MONTADOS DE CHAMIPIÑONES AL AJILLO (CROSTINI WITH TAPAS-STYLE GARLIC MUSHROOMS); PATATAS BRAVA CON SALSA PIMENTÓN Y AIOLI (CRISPY POTATOES WITH SPICY TOMATO SAUCE AND AIOLI); PAELLA DE VEGETALES CON, CHORIZO’ (SPANISH RICE WITH ‘CHORIZO’ AND VEGETABLES); TARTA DE SANTIAGO (SPANISH ALMOND CAKE)

Instructor: Sandra Valvassori

What To Expect In Our Demonstration Classes:  Great cooking isn’t about recipes – it’s about techniques. We focus on teaching students the methods and techniques to cook classic and creative dishes lead by our professional and qualified instructors.

  • Classes are for students 16 years and older and are 2 1/2 – 3 hours in length
  • Demonstration classes mean you sit-back-and-enjoy while we do the cooking.  This is a very interactive experience.
  • Demonstration classes have a maximum of 14 guests.
  • You’ll enjoy a generous portion of each dish
  • You’ll receive 1 Relish point on your Preferred Customer Card for more savings plus 15% discount on regular priced retail merchandise the night of the class.