Culinary Adventures

Effective January 2022:  All students (including non-credit students enrolled in any on-campus courses or off-site clinical) will be required to provide Middlesex Community College proof of COVID-19 vaccination prior to coming on-campus.  More info will follow on the documentation process for non-credit students.  

Italian Cuisine with Top Chef Gina Mustoe
Have you ever been taught to cook by a Top Chef?  Well guess what, now is  your  time  to  join  Top  Chef  Amateur  Winner  Gina  Mustoe!    She  will  show  you  her skillset in the kitchen with her background in Italian cooking!  You never know what specialty  recipe  you  will  get  as  part  of  Gina’s  class.    Cauliflower  pizza,  zoodles  with turkey meatballs, turkey and cauliflower stuffed peppers, roasted and glazed pork tenderloin and one of my all-time favorites crunch, delicious focaccia bread!  Join us in the kitchen! (3 hours) $129

3/2        5:00pm - 8:00pm    Wednesday 
Nesmith House, 229 Andover Street, Lowell, MA
Course Number: PER 596 80       CRN: 20112
Professor: MUSTOE

Mother’s Day Brunch
With May Day and Mother’s Day soon to be upon us, this is the perfect time to start thinking about a versatile meal like brunch!  Try French toast as you have never had it before and bruschetta with strawberries and cream.  There is something for everyone! Join us in the kitchen! (2 hours) $79

4/28      1:00pm - 3:00pm    Thursday
Nesmith House, 229 Andover Street, Lowell, MA
Course Number: PER 597 80      CRN: 20111
Professor: KIRBY   


Springtime Flavor is in the Air
It’s time to activate our warm weather taste buds with some light healthy recipes  that reflect  the season.   Join us as  we lighten  up  the pasta meal with Pasta Primavera and put a light healthy spin on bread with garlic f latbread!  Sample all of our tasty creations at the end of the class! (2 hours) $79

4/7      1:00pm - 3:00pm    Thursday
Nesmith House, 229 Andover Street, Lowell, MA
Course Number: PER 597 80     CRN: 20110 
Professor: KIRBY


How to Make a Buttercream Terrazzo Cake
April showers bring May flowers for this spring time buttercream cake decorating class. You will learn how to make a 3-dimensional terrazzo buttercream f lower pot. Spring ahead with this perfect cake centerpiece that will dazzle anyone. No experience is necessary. There will be a supply list provided by the instructor. (2 hours) $75

4/4      4:30pm - 6:30pm      Monday
Online with Class Meeting Times
Course Number: PER 600 75      CRN: 19993
Professor: SAVINO


Strawberry Inlay Cake Design
In this class you will learn how to make a strawberry inlayed cake design using only fresh ingredients like strawberries, fresh f lowers and homemade whip-cream. Once you learn how to make this perfect spring time favorite, you will be using this design for many occasions like birthdays, showers and more! (2 hours) $75 

3/28    4:30pm - 6:30pm      Monday
Online with Class Meeting Times
Course Number: PER 599 75      CRN: 19993
Professor: SAVINO


Cupcakes Galore
Cupcakes are one of  the  hottest  trends in  the  dessert industry right now. In this  class  you  will  learn  how  to decorate  for  a  variety  of  special  occasions. Everyone will go home with an array of decorated cupcakes, recipes and ideas. There will be a supply list provided by the instructor for the two classes. (6 hours) $99

1/24-1/31        4:30pm - 6:30pm      Monday
Online with Class Meeting Times
Course Number: PER 674 30      CRN: 19992
Professor: SAVINO

Art of Frosting Basket Weave and Flowers
Nothings better than homemade frosting decorated in the timeless basket weave design.  Turn your frosting basket weave cake into any type of theme,  Easter,  Christmas, Spring,  Autumn  even  a  wedding  shower  theme.    We  will be  covering  all  the  basic techniques to  cake  decorating such  as  frosting a cake, cutting and filling decorating bags. Also you will learn how to make beautiful clusters of frosting roses, daisies, vines and leaves to complete the cake with grace.  Everything is provided for in the cost of the supply fee of $20 due at the first class.  Just show up and have fun learning about cake decorating.  There will be a supply list provided by the instructor.  (2 hours) $79
2/28        4:30pm - 6:30pm      Monday
Online with Class Meeting Times
Course Number: PER 676 30       CRN: 19993
Professor: SAVINO


Love & Chocolate Cake
Nothing says I love you more than a Valentine’s Day cake. Give your sweetie a romantic treat in this fun 3-dimentional fondant cake decorating class.  There will be a supply list provided by the instructor.   (2 hours) $79
2/9        4:30pm - 6:30pm          Monday
Online with Class Meeting Times
Course Number: PER 678 30            CRN: 19991 
Professor: SAVINO

 

 

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