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Junior Master Chefs Class I

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1005 North Charles Street

Baltimore, MD 21201

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Junior Master Chef Class: Give your kids something exciting to talk about before they launch back into the school year by sending them to Schola’s Junior MasterChef class! In this 1 day class kids will learn kitchen safety & knife skills, the elements of taste, the art of roasting, sautéing & poaching, mastering 4 different sauces and making handmade pasta.
Schola is a small cooking school located in the lovely historic district of Mt Vernon on 1005 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21201. Instructors/Chefs Amy von Lange & Jerry Pellegrino have over 25 years of experience combined in the food industry. The classes we teach are hands on and informative, all set in a small teaching kitchen atmosphere. We use induction burners to assure precise cooking temperatures with no open flame.

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9am – 1:30pm
-$95 per student, Maximum 10 students
-Aprons provided
Morning Session:
Dissecting Taste – Sweet, Sour, Bitter, Salty: We will present ingredients and have the children taste and describe what they are tasting. For example, Sweet: Honey, Sour: limes, Bitter: unsweetened cocoa powder or radicchio, Salty: Pickles, Olives. Once we recognize different taste, we can understand how to balance flavors. Part of this exercise will be making a vinaigrette and emulsifying acid with oil.
Kitchen Safety & Knife Skills – Kids will learn the proper way to hold and use a knife. They will see how to debone a chicken, and learn different cuts of various fruits and vegetables, including batonettes, cubing and dicing.
Roasting, Sautéing & Poaching – Using these techniques we will prepare a nutritious lunch we can all enjoy.
Lunch: Tossed Salad with Handmade Vinaigrette, Roasted Chicken & Vegetables, fresh fruit with handmade whipped cream.
Afternoon Session:
Mastering Sauces: Tomato Sauce
The Art of Making Pasta by Hand – Ravioli & Fettuccini. After making these dishes we will provide containers for kids to take their delicious creations home.
Baking – Finally, the class will bake three different types of cookies to take home so they can show off their work!
Q&A: Throughout the session kids will have the opportunity to ask any questions they have regarding food preparation, the food industry, what it’s like to work in a
** Please notify us of any potential allergies prior to class**

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