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Pennsylvania Heritage Cooking Course

Pennsylvania Heritage Cooking Course

Learn about the culinary heritage of our region and the bounty it provides. Much of our current day cooking traditions initiated from foreign lands, gradually melding into some of the most beloved American dishes. This demonstration and tasting course will focus on select dishes during one of our favorite times of the year, autumn. Using some organic and locally sourced ingredients, our chef will share cooking recipes and secrets for you to try your hand at while you entertain your dinner guests in the upcoming months.

Participants will learn:

  • Pennsylvania cuisine history and cooking techniques
  • How to identify unknown foods and introduce and pair new food items
  • About the preparation of:
    - appetizers, soups, stews and breads;
    - main course preparation of vegetable dishes and vegetable tarts, stuffing, hearty meat dishes
    - dessert tastings of fruit, pies, curds, aspic
  • Cooking methods such as open fire with apple wood and charcoal, braised and fry methods
  • Short cuts and cooking tips

Course #
CLA 800 001

Class Meetings

  • Wednesday, October 11, 2017, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, October 18, 2017, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, October 25, 2017, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Location
The Market at DelVal

Cost
$79

Instructor
David Demko

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