$59 for a Pasta-Making Class for Two at The Local Epicurean ($118 Value)

Heartside-Downtown Grand Rapids

875 Ratings

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In a Nutshell

Students learn to make pasta from scratch using organic ingredients, ultimately creating pasta for four that they can bring home

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Promotional value expires Jun 4, 2014. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 5 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Reservation required. In-store only. Classes based on attendance of 12 guests. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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The Deal

  • $59 for a pasta-making class for two with a take-home dinner ($118 Value)

Pupils master the art of making pasta the ancient Roman way, mixing all of the ingredients by hand on a countertop instead of using a bowl. Once they've made the dough, they can choose from a variety of pasta styles to craft their take-home meals, including filled ravioli. While they prepare the pasta, students sample a prepared appetizer and sip organic beverages. Students bring home one shared package of raw pasta, enough for a meal for four people. Classes are offered seven days a week between 11 a.m. and 7 p.m.

The Local Epicurean

At The Local Epicurean, owner Ryan Raredon, who has been profiled in the Grand Rapids Press, began pasta-making as a hobby. But his handmade pastas and seasonings soon became so popular at local farmers’ markets that he was inspired to open his own store. Beyond pasta, today the space is filled with fine infused oils, cheeses, breads, and other sundries that make customers' pasta feasts all the more special.

But the store is more than just a point of sale for artisanal foods. A chocolate lounge area is filled with selections of cocoa-based confections and organic coffees and teas where guests can sit and peacefully sip. There's even a space for classes where students meet to learn the fine art of pasta-making, with pasta flavors varying based on seasonality and the commands of a magic 8 ball.

Customer Reviews

875 Ratings

The pasta making class with lunch was fun and informative. Lunch was great and I took advantage of the discount offered on store items at the end of class.
Sandy B. · a day ago
The Local Epicurean is a delicious smelling shop with hand-made cheeses, sauces, pasta noodles and chocolates. They set a table up in the window for the chocolate lunch. It was a really fun, unique experience and the food was delicious and filling!
Melissa N. · November 22, 2016
Great time - great food!
Sylvia E. · November 15, 2016
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    Heartside-Downtown Grand Rapids

    111 S Division Ave.

    Grand Rapids, MI 49503

    +16162065175

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