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Chef Adam Edwards

Call today to let Chef Adam take the stress of cooking off of you so you can enjoy your party!  Together you will create a custom menu.  Chef Adam will bring all of the ingredients and prepare your meal in your house so you get to eat it at its maximum flavor.  He will serve the meal and clean up afterwards so you have nothing to worry about!  

This will be offered as a 6 class course for 1-2 people.  Special requests can be made.  The days, times, and order of classes are flexible so they will be convenient to you.  Classes will last from 2-3 hours.

  1. Pork Tenderloin: How to clean a whole Pork Tenderloin.  This will be made in to a Rosemary Honey Mustard Pork Tenderloin and a Brown Sugar Paprika Pork Tenderloin
  2. Beef Tenderloin:  How to clean a whole Beef Tenderloin.  This will be portioned in to Filet Mignon and the extra will be made in to Kabobs
  3. Sushi: California Roll, Spicy Crab Roll, Cucumber Roll
  4. Seared Ahi Tuna with Soy Wasabi Sauce, Eggrolls, and Edamame
  5. Homemade Ravioli with Alfredo and Garlic Bread
  6. Crème Brulee, Bananas Foster, and Chocolate Mousse with Homemade Whipped Cream


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Is it almost time for a Birthday or Anniversary?  What a wonderful surprise to have a Professional Chef come in and teach you to make a 3 course meal in the comfort of your home!  Do you like to host friends but are looking for something new and exciting?  Why not host a cooking party!  This is your experience, so you can choose how much or how little of the cooking you want to participate in.  You can be the one holding the knife or sit back and sip some wine while Chef Adam explains what he is doing as he goes!  It will be an experience you won't forget!

The Host and Chef Adam will come together to plan the perfect evening.  There are Menu suggestions available but the options are open to whatever you want to make!  You will make a Soup/Salad/Appetizer, Main Course, and a Dessert all of your choosing!  Chef Adam will bring aprons for everyone to help protect their clothing.  Each person will also receive a chef hat in case they really want to integrate themselves in to the experience!

These lessons are set up for 1-2 people who want to further their culinary skills and knowledge after the courses or who have certain dishes they would like to learn to make.  Always wanted to learn how to make Sushi, Ahi Tuna, or Beef Tenderloin, but were too nervous to try? Now is your chance!  You will have a consultation over the phone with Chef Adam to plan your lesson.  He will gather the groceries and bring them to your house.  It is important to learn in your own home so you will have the confidence to recreate your meals!

Private lessons:

This will be offered as a 6 class course for 1-2 people.  There are 8 options to choose from.  Special requests can be made.  The schedule will be flexible so classes will be convenient to you.  Classes will last from 2-2.5 hours

  1. The first week will cover basic knife skills.  Chef Adam will bring his own knives.  The concentration will be on slicing and dicing vegetables which will result in a beauitul salad with homemade dressing
  2. Whole Chicken: How to cut up and prepare.  You may then choose to grill or fry the chicken.
  3. Ground Beef:  You will be shown how to do a basic meat mix that can be made in to meatballs, meatloaf, amd salisbury steak.
  4. Seafood:  You will be taught how to fry fish, make fish tacos, and how to make crabcakes with a delicious homemade sauce.
  5. Asian:  Fried Rice, Stir fry to concentrate on knife skills, and Lo Mein
  6. Crockpot Chicken:  Chicken Pot Pie and Chicken and Dumpling
  7. Italian: Here you will create a meatsauce that can be made in to Lasagna or Baked Spaghetti.  You will also learn how to make and store fresh Basil Pesto!
  8. Appetizers: Tomato Mozzarella Salad with Crostinis, Baked Brie w/Honey and Walnuts, Hummus and Pita

Love Sushi, but too scared to attempt it on your own?  Chef Adam will bring the necessary ingredients, tools, and knowledge to give you a memorable experience and the knowledge to create your own rolls at home!  You will spend 2-2.5 hours learning to make Nigiri Sushi, Maki Sushi, and Uramaki.  Chef Adam will bring a salad and his Secret Signature Dressing.  He will also bring the dipping bowls and chopsticks.  Each person will get to keep their chef hat, chopsticks, and sushi rolling mat!

3 Course meal: