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Culinary

Sunday, December 16, 2018

Wednesday, November 28

Food and Wine Pairing

Wine and food pairing: an art or a science? It’s both! Join Wine Educator Lorri Hambuchen in an interactive course that allows you to discover why some marriages are magical, and others...not so much. You will explore how to identify, evaluate and make the most of the unique flavors, textures and aromas of a variety of wines and foods. Most important, you’ll leave with the confidence you need to create satisfying – and oftentimes surprising – matches either for dinner, your next party, a grill out or just effortless enjoyment.

Cost: $75
When: 6–8 p.m.
Where: Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management Institute (CAHMI), 13000 I-30 Frontage Rd, Little Rock, AR 72210
Room: Wine Studies Room
Instructor: Lori Hambuchen


Thursday, November 29

Cinnamon Rolls

Your friends and family won't forget waking up to the sweet smells of butter, cinnamon, and brown sugar permeating through the house from your fresh baked cinnamon rolls! Want to know how it is done? Join Chef Chocla Lea in the kitchen to find out! During class you will learn the basic techniques of creating a sweet dough which include mixing, kneading, rolling, hand shaping your rolls, and properly proofing. You will also see a demonstration on how to make pecan sticky buns. Wait until you taste these warm treats straight out of the oven! Take home a half dozen big cinnamon rolls that you bake, recipes, and the knowledge to recreate these sweet treats at home.

Cost: $65
When: 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Where: Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management Institute
Address: 13000 I-30 Frontage Road Little Rock, AR 72210
Room: Bake Shop
Instructor: Chocla Lea


Monday, December 3

Themed Macarons

When you make the perfect circle macaron you feel like you can rule the world. Just imagine making the cookie into different shapes! This class will walk through how to make different holiday shapes and decorate the macarons to a whole new level of impressive. Get ready to blow the socks off your friends when you bring them to the next function.

When: 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Where: UA-Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management Institute
Address: 13000 I-30 Frontage Road Little Rock, AR 72210
Room: Confectionery Lab
Instructor: Jeremiah Mesker


Thursday, December 6

Sugar Cookie Decorating

Create your own personalized cookies! In this class, Chef Lea will take you through a step-by-step journey of how to make and decorate the perfect sugar cookie. During the class you will learn tricks for cookie baking, decorating, icing preparation, and marble designs. You will leave the class with a dozen cookies and copies of recipes.

When: 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Where: UA-Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management Institute
Address: 13000 I-30 Frontage Road Little Rock, AR 72210
Room: Bake Shop
Instructor: Chocla Lea


Monday, December 10

Holiday Treats

BRITTLES!!! Peanut, almond, pecan, oh yes! Holiday treats so tempting you may just save them for yourself. Happy holidays to you!

When: 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Where: UA-Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management Institute
Address: 13000 I-30 Frontage Road Little Rock, AR 72210
Room: Confectionery Lab
Instructor: Jeremiah Mesker


Thursday, December 13

Cinnamon Rolls

Your friends and family won't forget waking up to the sweet smells of butter, cinnamon, and brown sugar permeating through the house from your fresh baked cinnamon rolls! Want to know how it is done? Join Chef Chocla Lea in the kitchen to find out! During class you will learn the basic techniques of creating a sweet dough which include mixing, kneading, rolling, hand shaping your rolls, and properly proofing. You will also see a demonstration on how to make pecan sticky buns. Wait until you taste these warm treats straight out of the oven! Take home a half dozen big cinnamon rolls that you bake, recipes, and the knowledge to recreate these sweet treats at home.

Cost: $65
When: 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Where: Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management Institute
Address: 13000 I-30 Frontage Road Little Rock, AR 72210
Room: Bake Shop
Instructor: Chocla Lea


Saturday, December 15

KIDS ONLY!! BAKE-A-GIFT COOKIES

Must be between the ages of 10 – 17 years old. Wrap up your homemade goodies to give as special gifts or just enjoy them with the ones you love. Learn how to make three different types of cookies and go home with bakes and recipes.

Cost: $65
When: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Where: Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management Institute
Address: 13000 I-30 Frontage Road Little Rock, AR 72210
Room: Bake Shop
Instructor: Chocla Lea


Thursday, December 20

KIDS ONLY!! SUGAR COOKIE DECORATING

Must be between the ages of 10 – 17 years old. Sugar Cookie Decorating Create your own personalized cookies! In this class, Chef Lea will take you through a step-by-step journey of how to make and decorate the perfect sugar cookie. During the class you will learn tricks for cookie baking, decorating, icing preparation, and marble designs. You will leave the class with a dozen cookies and copies of recipes.

When: 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Where: UA-Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management Institute
Address: 13000 I-30 Frontage Road Little Rock, AR 72210
Room: Bake Shop
Instructor: Chocla Lea