California Dreamin’ - A Classy Coastal Seafood Menu with Chef Jill Garcia Schmidt
Take your repertoire up a notch with a very special seafood dinner menu, and learn how to impress special dinner guests with this elegant meal that will knock their socks off... and put a feather in your culinary cap!
In tonight’s class, you’ll get what you have always dreamed of as you learn to cook a fabulous seafood dinner along with a rock star instructor, our own Chef and Lead Instructor Jill Garcia Schmidt.
Chef Jill has a laid-back teaching style that you’re sure to love and she’s excited to share her deep culinary experience. You’ll be amazed as she shows off her mad skills, divulging some of her favorite tips while she whips up a gourmet seafood meal with a California influence that’s sure to impress.
Chef Jill rolls out the red carpet with a fabulous menu that consists of Coastal Prawns with Citrus Butter and Red Chiles as tasty appetizers and follows up with a lovely salad topped with fresh champagne vinaigrette.
Then, she’ll dive right into the water as she teaches a fancy-schmancy Pan Seared Scallops with White Wine and Herb Sauce, Vegetable Rice Pilaf for our perfectly paired side, and more.
For dessert, Chef Jill will show you how to use a kitchen torch while creating a fantastic Crème Brule for the grand finale. We’ll end by dining on tonight’s seafood masterpieces. And of course, we’ll pair our fabulous dishes with some lovely California wines.
A great way to unwind on a Saturday night.
Participation Class | Dinner & California Wine Pairings
Sat 2/20/21 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!
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NOTE: For Onsite Classes,when you arrive, please check in with our Class Assistant who will give you information as to where you will be seated. We will be arranging our classrooms to allow for social distancing. In order to comply with governmental orders and for the protection of our guests and staff, we ask that you wear a mask when here at The Culinary Center of Kansas City. If you are planning to sit next to someone else attending the class, we would suggest arriving at least 20 minutes prior to the start time of the class so that we can address that request. Both students would need to be comfortable with the request to be seated together. Thank you!
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