Hands-On Italian Cooking Class

Harvard Cookin' Girl

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In a Nutshell

Chef Bibi Kasrai guides you as you create dishes such as Tuscan salad, creamy risotto, and tiramisu

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Dec 2, 2014. Amount paid never expires. This deal is for the purchase of a ticket. Reservation required prior to event. Dates subject to capacity and cancellation. Refundable only on day of purchase. No value after experience date & time have passed. Gratuity included. By completing your purchase, you agree that the email address you provide will be shared with SideTour for marketing purposes and as described in SideTour’s Privacy Policy. Gluten-free, Paleo, or other diets or allergies can be accommodated. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

The Deal

  • $60 for one admission to an Italian cooking workshop with Chef Bibi Kasrai
  • Upon purchase, you may schedule for one of the available dates
  • You must reserve your date here in advance of the event

The workshop will be held at Harvard Cookin’ Girl in La Jolla.

Each event is capped at 5 purchasers.

What You’ll Do

There’s a reason why Italian cuisine is so popular. Characterized by fresh herbs, rich sauces, and an even richer history, Italian dishes can serve as both dependable crowd-pleasers and staples of romantic evenings. During this 90-minute workshop, Chef Bibi Kasrai guides you as you cook Mediterranean favorites from scratch, including a red sauce that’s distinguished from store-bought marinara sauces.

  • Learn Fresh Flavors
    Guests will cook an authentic Italian cuisine by starting with a Tuscan salad, a turkey bolognese entree, and a dessert of decadent tiramisu.

  • Eat Your Work
    After preparing your meal, you’ll enjoy the results while chatting with your fellow students.

  • Sip and Savor
    Feel free to bring your favorite wine—there’s no corkage fee.

  • Explore the Neighborhood
    After the class, you can walk down Girard Avenue to browse boutiques or watch the sunset.

Your Host

 Bibi Karasi Bibi Kasrai
Owner, Harvard Cookin’ Girl

For Bibi Kasrai, trading her corporate career for a career in cooking was an easy decision, especially considering the pivotal role food has always played in her life. She details her relationship with cooking in her memoir-slash-cookbook The Spice Whisperer, as well as in a feature in The Guardian. Californians can receive culinary instruction from Bibi herself, who founded Harvard Cookin’ Girl to teach visitors how to prepare the cuisines of Japan, Ethiopia, France, Italy, Spain, and myriad other regions.

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