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Time to get ready for summer with New recipes!

Beer to Eternity: Summer Edition

August 11th, 1-3 pm: With the weather as hot as it is, we know you love to drink beer... but what about cooking with beer? Get ready for Labor Day entertaining! Be amazed as you experience the layers and nuances that beer can add to your cooking! Now you can have your beer and eat it too!

Menu includes: Grilled Garlic Beer Flatbread with Beer Cheese; Beer Battered Fried Avocado; Bacon Beer Cheese Stromboli; Buttermilk and Beer Marinaded Grilled Chicken; Sriracha Beer Buttered Grilled Corn; Beer Brined Potatoes; Blackberry and Peach Crostata with Saison; Bacon Beer Brittle. 

 Also check out Thai on July 31st!

Summer Vegetarian

July 28th, 1-3 pm: With the bountiful summer vegetables that are now available, what better time of year to become healthy and eat the fruits of your garden (or the Farmers Market)? We are creating an entire meal, utilizing all the local produce...with these tasty dishes, we are sure you will not be wondering "Where the meat?" 

Menu includes: Summer Squash Fritters; Tomatillo and Black Bean Chiliquilies; Chilled Heirloom Tomato Soup with Goat Cheese Mousse; Charred Okra; Zucchini and Parmesan Gratin;  Field Pea Cakes; Greek Eggplant Moussaka; Peach & Blackberry Crostada.

Also check out Summer Southern Italian on August 17th!

Summer Canning and Preserving

July 13th, 11 am-1 pm:  Want to learn how to preserve summer so that you can enjoy it all year long? In this class you will learn the ins and outs of pickling and persevering, with great tips and recipes. This will be an opportunity to take all those great farmers market and garden produce and turn into something that you can enjoy all year long! Not only will you get to prepare a variety of sweet and savory items, we will prepare a light meal, incorporating what we make.

Menu includes: Blueberry Tequila Lime Jam; Habanero Pepper Jelly; Squash Pickles; Brandied Cherries (perfect for cocktails); Peach Sriracha Jam; Refrigerator Pickles.

Also check out Couples’ Night Out: Summer Dinner Party on August 10th!