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October 22: "A Louisiana Holiday Feast" cooking class with Chef Frank Brigtsen
Saturday, October 22, 2011 at 1:00 PM (CDT)
New Orleans, United States
When people tour NOCCA, their first response is usually, "I wish I could've gone to school here." Well, now they can – at least for one very special afternoon! Join NOCCA's outstanding Culinary Arts faculty for some hands-on work in NOCCA's new Emeril Lagasse Foundation Culinary Arts Studio.
October 22, 1:00pm – 5:00pm
"A Louisiana Holiday Feast" with Chef Frank Brigtsen
In NOCCA's Emeril Lagasse Foundation Culinary Arts Studio
Join one of New Orleans' best-known chefs in making a full holiday meal, full of fantastic flavors and traditional Louisiana ingredients. The menu includes:
- Oyster Chowder with Bacon and Fennel
- Andouille Calas with Green Onion Dressing
- Satsuma Salad with Feta, Spiced Pecans, Pickled Red Onion, and Cane Vinegar Dressing
- Pan-Roasted Pork Tenderloin with Apple Cider Pan Gravy
- Roasted Autumn Vegetables
- Frank's Award-Winning Pecan Pie with Homemade Whipped Cream
You'll help Chef Frank make (and eat!) these dishes – and you'll leave with the recipes, too.
FYI: This cooking class is part of a larger celebration of NOCCA"s new Culinary Arts program called ART OF THE FEAST. To learn more, visit www.ArtOfTheFeast.com.
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The NOCCA Institute
New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (NOCCA) is a world-class educational institution that has been changing the lives of young people since 1973. Every year, this professional arts training center provides intensive instruction in Classical Music, Creative Writing, Culinary Arts, Dance, Drama, Jazz, Media Arts, Musical Theatre, Theatre Design, Vocal Music, Visual Arts, and academics to students from public, private, and parochial schools across Louisiana. Students attend via schoolday, after-school, weekend, and summer sessions. Admission to NOCCA is by audition, and tuition is free. Find out more at www.NOCCA.com.
The NOCCA Institute provides supplemental funding for NOCCA students and advocacy for NOCCA’s world-class program. With the support of corporations, foundations, and individuals across Louisiana and the globe, the Institute has helped turn NOCCA into a flagship professional arts training facility. Some of the Institute’s more notable endeavors include: the Term-Time Financial Aid Program, the NOCCA Summer Term Financial Aid Program, the Summer Study Financial Aid Program, the Artists-in-Residence Program, the capital campaign for NOCCA’s current home and future capital expansion, and numerous arts programs for the general public. Learn more about the Institute at www.NOCCAInstitute.com.
PLEASE NOTE: We do not offer refunds on purchased tickets. However, if you need to shift your tickets from one performance to another, we'll do our best to accommodate you!