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River North, Downtown/Loop
222 W Merchandise Mart Plaza Ste 107
At W Kinzie St
Chicago, Illinois 60654
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 21 and older
Average Class Size: 20

What you'll learn in this international cooking class:

Cool island breezes and fruity cocktails are calling your name... All you need is some enchanting Polynesian fare for an evening in paradise. One Mai Tai per person is included in the price of class. 

Menu:

  • Mai Tais 
  • Ahi Tuna Poke with Cucumbers, Avocado and Spicy Tobiko Mayo
  • Chinese BBQ Pork Tenderloin Lettuce Wraps with Daikon-Carrot Slaw
  • Chicken Wings with Spicy Hoisin Sauce
  • Pineapple Fried Rice 

Skills covered in class

  • Getting familiar with Polynesian ingredients
  • Selecting and cutting fish, pineapple and avocados
  • Balancing flavors
  • Preparing Asian sauces
  • Selecting and roasting pork and chicken
  • Determining meat doneness
  • Making fried rice

You must be 21 or over to attend this class. Please present valid ID at the time of check-in.

Due to the layout of our kitchens and in consideration of your classmates, students will work in groups of 3 to 5 people.


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A one-week notice is required for cancellation of any class. If you do not cancel by telephone at least 1 week in advance of your scheduled class, we will charge your credit card in full for the class. Please feel free to send a friend in your place if you cannot attend and it is within one week of the class as no refunds will be available. All classes also have a non-refundable, non-transferable 10% fee for the operational and administrative costs incurred by The Chopping Block. This service fee will not be refunded and cannot be transferred in the case of any cancellation.

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Chicago's largest recreational cooking school and gourmet retail store, offers demonstration and hands-on cooking classes, as well as wine classes, private cooking parties and corporate team building events. Classes at our two locations cover subjects from cooking basics to intensive Boot Camps as well...

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