Learning to cook for yourself is the penultimate steppingstone on the road to adulthood, which begins with making your own bed and ends with hypnotizing the neighbor's cat to pay your bills. Get within food-flinging range of full-fledged maturity with today’s Groupon to Creative Cooking School on West Sahara Avenue. Choose between the following options:
• For $49, you get one cooking class (a $99 value).
• For $149, you get your choice of a kids' cooking camp or an adult barbecue camp (a $300 value).
The Creative Cooking School's talented staff of seasoned chefs frees aspiring cooks from the tyranny of take-out meals with a full schedule of comprehensive cooking classes. Participants choose from more than 100 basic and advanced classes, which include courses as diverse as Girls' Night Out: Bella in Roma, French Country Classics, and Cake Decorating. Each three- to four-hour course schools students in classic culinary techniques, advanced recipe development, and the fundamentals of juggling stockpots before concluding with a meal. Check out the convenient class calendar before challenging your Uncle Ben and Aunt Jemima to a cook-off.
Schedule extended epicurean study with one of Creative Cooking School’s summer camps. Chefs impart cooking essentials to kids during each four-session camp, arming aspiring cooks ages 7–17 with basic techniques and the ability to read spatulas’ thoughts before helping them whip up basic meals or foods with international flavors. Midwestern barbecue champion Phillip Dell instructs adult students in the art of wood smoking and grilling during his three-session evening barbecue-camp sessions, transforming lonely grills into well-seasoned hotspots and instilling students with confident sizzle.