The kitchen is statistically the most dangerous room in a home because it contains the highest concentration of knives, open flames, and pots full of semi-living lobsters. Learn to navigate this danger zone with today's Groupon to Today's Kitchen Store in Wooster. Choose between the following options:
- For $9, you get one cooking class (up to a $30 value).
- For $25, you get $50 worth of cooking supplies.
Today’s Kitchen Store preps cooks of all skill levels for culinary alchemy with practical classes and gourmet kitchen products. After selecting a class from the online schedule, step into the state-of-the-art demonstration kitchen, where food specialists demystify culinary arts unknown to mankind until The Joy of Cooking. Develop your brining and grilling talents with grilling guru Ed Butdorf, who guides students through surefire chicken-charring techniques using free-range birds (Wednesday, June 29, 6–7:30 p.m., a $26 value). The classroom venue fuses the charm of exposed brick walls with the modern convenience of cutting-edge equipment, including a handy frying pan to bungle invasions by helmet-less burglars.
Today’s Kitchen Store’s retail side stocks gourmet kitchenware and ingredients, including pots and pans, appliances, specialty foods, cookbooks, and designer potato sacks. Newfangled cooking gadgets whip, blend, and detonate ingredients into delicious submission ($2–$50), and a KitchenAid stand mixer commingles ingredients into peaceful coexistence ($299–399). A single steak becomes 10 with the wave of a mighty Wüsthof knife ($40–150), then blossoms as a savory filet with gourmet seasonings ($5–15) that will surely inspire dinner repartee regarding the proper pronunciation of “basil.”