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Seasonal Pies with Toni Chiapetta

Saturday Nov 23, 2019
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Pastry Chef Toni Chiapetta

Just in time for Thanksgiving and the winter holidays! Don't miss this opportunity to learn from one of the most beloved bakers in the Napa Valley, founder and owner of Sweetie Pies in Napa, Pastry Chef Toni Chiapetta, as she guides you through her time tested secrets of making the perfect pie crust and shows you how to make your very own pecan pie and sweet potato meringue pies that will be the scrumptious "pies" de resistance of your upcoming winter holiday celebrations. Pre-registration required by November 15.
Hands On - Cost: $95 - #75399 - (Register Online)

Friends and Family Gingerbread House Decorating Workshop

Saturday Dec 07, 2019
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Chef Derek Corsino

Want a fun way to celebrate the season with your friends, family, and work associates? How about a little cooperative gingerbread house decorating? Working together and in teams, students in this festive afternoon workshop will learn the secrets to assembling and decorating exquisite and unique gingerbread houses from our pastry chef extraordinaire Derek Corsino whose world-class pastry skills will ensure that the end product - not to mention the whole process - of today's workshop will put you and yours in great holiday spirits. Pre-registration is requested (but not required) by December 2.
Hands On - Cost: $75 - #75401 - (Register Online)

Cookie Exchange Ideas with Toni Chiapetta

Saturday Dec 07, 2019
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Pastry Chef Toni Chiapetta

Who doesn't love holiday cookies? From tradition-bound standards to innovative stand-outs, cookies exchanged during the holidays make the perfect heartfelt (and delicious!) gift. Take a break from the hustle and bustle of holiday shopping to grab a pal or family member and spend the morning together with Pastry Chef Toni Chiapetta, founder and owner of Sweetie Pies in Napa, enjoying one of the greatest simple pleasures of the season, making holiday cookies to share. We will prepare Russian Tea cookies, basic chocolate chunk, pinwheel cookies (chocolate & pecan) & shortbread. Pre-registration required by December 2.
Hands On - Cost: $95 - #75400 - (Register Online)

Feast of the Seven Fishes - "Festa dei sette pesci"

Saturday Dec 14, 2019
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

 Greg Miraglia

Come learn a multi-cultural version of this traditional Italian Christmas Eve feast that you can prepare for your family and friends at home. Celebrate a wonderful Italian culinary tradition with Greg Miraglia's favorite uses of seafood based on traditions from around the globe including Oysters Rockefeller, Fish Tacos, Tuna Poke', Thai Prawns, crab cakes, shell fish pasta, olive oil poached salmon, and, of course, a tasty dessert. Pre-registration required by December 9.
Hands On - Cost: $125 - #75402 - (Register Online)