Relax in the comfort of a private home.

Spend time with those who share your passion.

Try new cuisines.

Discover the finest ingredients and where to buy them.

Learn about the best tools and techniques.

Set yourself free to create!

Sugar Pumpkins are Back!

Pumpkins at the Market

Pumpkins at the Market

Ther’rrrrrre Heeeeeere!


Each year I try to remind our Thanksgiving pie bakers that the best fresh pumpkin puree for your holiday pies comes from Sugar pumpkins. These are the small pumpkins that are in the marketplace before the stores set up the big pumpkin displays for Halloween.

In fact, you can make your pumpkin purees for Thanksgiving pies right now and freeze it. Pies with fresh pumpkin are remarkable. Read more...

Great Single Classes
Coming Soon!

The Perfect Holiday Dinner

The Perfect Holiday Dinner

Choose from these upcoming classes!


Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Classic French Breads

Saturday, November 15, 2016
Taste of Saveur - French Classics

Thursday, November 10, 2016
It's Your Thanksgiving

Monday, November 14, 2016
Succulent Beef for the Holidays

Monday, December 5, 2016
Chocolate Truffle Techniques

The Best Garlic Around

Braids of Amazing Flavor!

Braids of Amazing Flavor!

We're placing our garlic order 9/25/16!


It is that time of year when we place our order for what we consider to be the best garlic you can get in the Northwest.

Strawberry Mountain-View Garlic Farms sells out their crop every year and graciously includes us.

If you would like us to add your request to our order, contact us right away!
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