7920 Santa Fe Drive, Overland Park 913-341-4455

Fiesta Cinco de Mayo!

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2 Seats available
Price $75.00
Instructor: CCKC Executive Chef Jill Garcia Schmidt
Location: The Culinary Center of Kansas City
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Let the fiesta begin! Tomorrow is Cinco de Mayo, that festive south-of-the-border holiday celebrated with lively music and lots of piquant Mexican dishes! Why fight the crowds and stand in long lines when you can party with us, garner some fabulous new culinary techniques, and learn to make some delicious Mexican cuisine so you can host your own  fiesta anytime!

Expect fresh ingredients, fiesta-infused flavors, and delectable presentation as you work alongside our very own Executive Chef Jill Garcia Schmidt.  Mexican cuisine is her specialty, so you’re in for a ‘real-deal’ treat that will make palette scream “Ole!” as it explodes with the bold and exciting flavors of these tasty dishes.

You’ll learn lots of culinary techniques and tips as she teaches Mexican dishes like Mini Ceviche Tostadas topped with a cool Watermelon Radish Pico, Baja Fish Tacos - grilled fish fillets marinated in lime, garlic and chiles in corn tortillas with Mango Avocado Salsa, and Black Beans and Corn Rice.  For dessert, Chef Jill will pull out all the stops with a delicious Margarita Sorbet.   

No fiesta is complete without cocktails, so you’ll enjoy a CCKC Signature Margarita to toast our Mexican celebration! Mucho good!

You’ll get some hands-on cooking time next to Chef Jill, too! Wear your comfortable party (and kitchen) clothes, (and your sombrero, if you dare!) and come join in on the Cinco de Mayo cooking fun!

Limited Hands On | Dinner
Sat. 5/4/19  6:30 - 9:00 p.m.

NOTE:  Unless otherwise noted, each evening class fee includes one glass of beer/wine with additional beverages available at a nominal cost. 

Our Flavorful Weekend Nights™ classes are just that, unique and tasty culinary experiences on weekend nights, most of which are hands-on! Movie, Schmovie... why not learn to cook with your friends, dates or your “luvva”? They are the perfect mix of culinary education and fun night out!

Flavorful Weekend Nights™ is a trademark and service mark of The Culinary Center of Kansas City®.

If you plan to attend this class with another party who signed up separately, please add their name(s) to the COMMENTS section of your online registration so that we can seat you together; otherwise we cannot ensure that you will be seated together for the class. If you register for multiple students at one time, that registration will prompt you to supply the names of all students you are registering and we will know to seat you together.  Thank you!