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Cooking Class & Lunch

Cooking Class & Lunch

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Make your mouth happy! Enjoy fun, entertaining classes and learn the basics of Louisiana cooking. Creole/Cajun experts will teach the class New Orleans specialties like gumbo, jambalaya, shrimp Creole, and pralines.

Fun is the primary ingredient in this kitchen! The entertaining classes are located in a renovated molasses warehouse, built in the early 1800s, which also houses the Louisiana General Store. The basics of Louisiana cooking are taught in a fun and easy-to-remember manner. Creole/Cajun experts will teach the class New Orleans specialties like gumbo, jambalaya, shrimp Creole, and pralines. The recipes are seasoned with local history, tall tales, and trivia.

Sample menu:
10 AM
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday, and Sunday:
Gumbo
Jambalaya
Bread Pudding
Pralines

Monday:
Red Beans and Rice
Corn Bread
Pecan Pie
Palines

Thursday:
Corn and Crab Bisque
Shrimp Creole
Bread Pudding
Pralines

Friday:
Shrimp and Artichoke Soup
Crawfish Etouffee
Bread Pudding
Pralines

2 PM
Wednesday:
Corn and Crab Bisque
Shrimp Creole
Pralines

Thursday:
Gumbo
Chicken Creole
Pralines

Friday:
Gumbo
Jambalaya
Pralines

Saturday:
Shrimp and Artichoke Soup
Crawfish Etouffee
Pralines


Inclusions :
  • Cooking demonstration
  • Recipes for demonstrated items
  • Lunch
  • Water, iced tea, and Abita bottled beer

Duration:
Approximately 2 hours and 30

Available:
Daily; classes are not offered on Easter, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day or Mardi Gras Day

Start time:
10 AM or 2 PM

Finish time:
Approximately 12:30 PM or 4 PM

Note:
Reservation confirmation is required. The Louisiana General Store sells and ships cookbooks and ingredients from the region, as well as a line of spices, mixes, sauces, candy, and snacks produced by the cooking school. Unique gifts, baskets, and other amenities are also available for purchase.


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