271 Lafayette Circle
Lafayette, CA 94549
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271 Lafayette Circle
Lafayette, CA 94549 United States
(925) 284-1120
April 2017

Staff retreat

April 27 @ 8:00 am - April 30 @ 5:00 pm
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May 2017

Special Booking

May 2 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Fraiche Catering

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Homemade Pasta Workshop

May 4 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Make your own delicious pasta at home. Learn the secret to making tender egg dough for fresh noodles with three basic sauces. We’ll serve our pasta with Caesar salad and finish with some gelato.  Basic Egg Pasta Dough Fettucine Nonna’s Meatballs Marinara Sauce Basil Pesto Creamy Alfredo Sauce Caesar Dressing

$95
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Latin Sizzle

May 5 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Get ready to sizzle with this stunning menu featuring the best of Latin America and make your next party a fiesta. Pupusas with shredded pork and habanero lime sauce Tequilla Fondue Drunken Sprimp Salad Tres Leches cake Sangria

$95
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Private Event: Holy Mole

May 6 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Erin-30 Stroll the streets of Puerto Vallarta in this virtual tour of the history and complexity of mole. Literally meaning ‘to grind’, mole is a combination of spices and ingredients creating sumptuous sauces to serve over chicken, pork, and seafood. Exploding with colour and flavour, this menu will deliver a new appreciation of old Mexico, rich with culture. Mexican street corn fritters Oaxcan black mole chicken Mole verde with queso tamale Mole manchamantel beef enchilada tres leches cake

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Pro Tips from the Caterer – throwing a stress free bountiful cocktail party and having fun!

May 10 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Speed and ease come together with tricks of the trade for throwing casual parties, inside as well as al fresco. Shopping, prepping and cooking tips happily provided. Jaw dropping local, handmade and imported cheese platters Fresh fruits, in season from the farmers market artfully displayed w/ a yogurt, cinnamon and honey dip Boned, stuffed and rolled turkey breast Many grain pilaf w/ toasted walnuts and sautéed sweet potatoes Rocky Road Brownies Lemon Verbena and Strawberry Martini

$95
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Celebrate with Cake!

May 11 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Learn how to make moist delicious cakes without a box. If you’ve ever tried making a cake from scratch and been disappointed with a dry crumbly mess this class is for you. We will explore different techniques and recipes to create bakery style cakes you’ll be proud of. A light snack and lots of cake will be served. Devils Food with Ganache Frosting Apple Cake with Caramel Icing Angel Food Cake with Whipped Cream and Strawberries Old Fashioned Coconut Cake…

$95
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Pizza Piadinis and Prosecco

May 12 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Jet off to Italy with friends for the evening and enjoy crispy flat bread piadini with arugula salad and delicious pizza and focaccia with a chilled glass of Italian sparkling wine. Learn to make all the doughs from scratch and turn your kitchen into a pizzeria. Pesto Piadini with Arugula Salad Prosciutto Pear and Provolone Pizza Roasted Tomato Focaccia Mascarpone, Strawberry and Chocolate Pizza

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Closed for MOTHER’S DAY

May 14 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

We all wish you a happy Mother’s Day! Our chefs are all moms so we feel it is important to give them the day off.

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Taste of Lafayette

May 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Check on line with the Lafayette Chamber of commerce for tickets. Make sure to come by and see us!

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Ravioli and Tortellini Workshop

May 18 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Everyone loves little plump stuffed pillows of pasta. Learn how to make your own pasta dough with two delicious fillings, a classic three cheese and a sausage and spinach one. We will make ravioli and tortellini. The technique is easier than you think. After this class you will be making your own pasta all the time! Sausage and Cheese Ravioli Three Cheese Tortellini Roasted Tomato and Garlic Marinara Cheesy Garlic Bread Salad with Creamy Italian Dressing Limoncello Sundaes

$95
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Private Event: Celebration Dinner

May 19 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

DP-10 Indulge with friends at this decadent gourmet dinner. An extra special dinner when there is something big to celebrate! You will be impressed with yourself when you create this five star menu. Bring some bubbly to complete the evening. Shrimp Risotto Wild Mushroom Stuffed Beef Tenderloin with Ruby Port Reduction Roasted New Potatoes with Truffle Oil Bundled Green Beans Luxurious Crème Brule

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Spice it up!

May 25 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Afraid to venture past the basic salt and pepper on your spice shelf. You will learn how to perk up bland dishes by adding different spices and herbs from around the world to your cooking. Have fun exploring the many different, innovative recipes that you can create using spices and herbs. Let your taste buds be your guide as you experiment with different spice combinations. We will taste several herbs and spices as we learn how to choose, use and store…

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Dining with Style!

May 26 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Restaurant style plating and garnishes make this dinner extra special and a feast for the eyes. Have fun making a delicious dinner that you will plate using professional secrets and skills. Your dinner will look like it came from a 5 star restaurant and be just as delicious as well. Enjoy swirling sauces, garnishing and stenciling to make your own plate a work of art !  Roasted Pork Tenderloin with Balsamic Reduction Parmesan Potato Puree Roasted Baby Carrots with Micro…

$95
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Private Event

May 27 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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June 2017
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California Casual

June 2 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Enjoy a meal that focuses on fresh, seasonal ingredients prepared with easy techniques. Poaching the salmon in olive oil is a great way to ensure the fish stays incredibly moist. Creamy goat cheese is the surprise middle of the corn muffins. Garlic Olive Oil Poached Salmon with Lemon Caper Sauce Toasted Basmati Rice Pilaf Tossed Seasonal Greens with Green Goddess Dressing Goat Cheese Stuffed Corn Muffins Lemon Meringue Tart

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Miami Heat Cocktail Party

June 3 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Miami has a reputation for its legendary nightlife. This city delivers on epic nights out like no other. From South Beach’s mega-clubs, to partying all night and watching the sun rise over the beach, Miami is the place to be for people who love to party. Miami has a diverse ethnic heritage, ranging from Cuban food to the Caribbean and beyond creating an array of tastes and textures. Great food paired with a great cocktail. What could be better?  Mini…

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Private Event: French Countryside Dinner

June 10 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

CL-10 Transport yourself to France for the evening with this delicious menu. Imagine the rolling hills and fields of lavender in the French countryside as you enjoy savory French fare. Wild Greens with Roquefort Champagne Vinaigrette Steak with Cognac Sauce Creamy Potatoes with Leeks Sautéed Mushrooms Grand Marnier Soufflé with Crème Anglaise

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Summer Camp! Young Chefs in Training

June 12 @ 10:00 am - June 15 @ 3:00 pm

Middle & High School age Camp runs daily (Monday-Thursday) from 10am to 3pm. Students will receive the knowledge, skills, and hands on experience that is essential to navigate in the kitchen like a pro. Intensive training in knive skills Learn how to confidently use kitchen tools and appliances How to properly follow recipes Introduction to ingredients Techniques! Learn the trinity, bechamel, vinaigrette, sauté, stir fry, baking vs. cooking, and roasting and much more! Each day we will focus on ingredients…

$425
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Backyard Grilling Appetizer Party

June 15 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Hot summer days lead into perfect warm evenings for inviting friends over to enjoy casual delicious appetizers cooked on your grill. Vibrant tastes and textures will satisfy your guests and make your next party a hit. Thai Chicken Skewers Chipotle Grilled Pork Tenderloin Sandwiches Grilled Pizzetta with Pesto Provolone Bacon Shrimp Savory Beef Skewers with Smoked Tomato Chutney Grilled Peaches with Brandy Glaze and Vanilla Ice Cream

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Private Event

June 16 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

LBAOII 10-12

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Culinary Skills: Where Do I Start?

June 17 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

A little intimated by cooking? Learn basic knife skills, how to stock your kitchen and pantry with essential tools and ingredients. Feel more comfortable in the kitchen as you are guided step by step through each recipe. Master the art of dicing an onion and roasting a chicken, one of the essential skills that can be the basis of so many different meals. Roasted Chicken with Pan Gravy Onion Sage Dressing Garlic Mashed Potatoes Glazed Carrots Apple Crumble with Vanilla…

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Summer Camp! American Road Trip

June 19 @ 10:00 am - June 22 @ 3:00 pm

Middle & High School 10am-3pm Monday-Thursday Take a ride through the 50 states and savor the best recipes and techniques in the country. From downhome Texas barbeque and Louisiana gumbo to an East coast clam bake, you’ll delight in the multitude of foods representing our nation. A sampler menu from several regions will complement our tour and focus on classic dishes. West Coast; Homemade Cheese crackers with artichoke dip, Baja tacos (fish & chicken) with homemade tortillas, spice rub, guacamole, coleslaw, beans,…

$425
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Private Event: Napa Valley Dinner Party

June 21 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

hil-17 Spend a casual evening with friends preparing a delicious wine country inspired menu. Feel like you are dining in the vineyards at Napa. Tomato and Black Olive Tarts Spice Rubbed Roasted Salmon Garden Vegetable Rice and Orzo Pilaf Fresh Strawberry Almond Tart with Vanilla Whipped Cream

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Private Event: French Countryside Dinner

June 24 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Summer Camp! European Vacation

June 26 @ 10:00 am - June 29 @ 3:00 pm

Middle & High School 10am-3pm Monday-Thursday Europe is a vast destination with diverse cultures and menus. We will highlight the favorite vacation spots such as France, Italy, Germany, and the British Isles. Indulge in the best recipes and learn fascinating old world techniques such as pasta and mozzarella making! France; Caesar Salad with homemade croutons, Roasted chicken, potatoes au gratin, baguette, ratatouille, crepes with Strawberries, chocolate & Fresh whipped cream Italy; Homemade pasta, meatballs, pizza rolls, mozzarella and antipasti platter,…

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July 2017
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Summer Camp! Asian Adventure

July 10 @ 10:00 am - July 13 @ 3:00 pm

Middle & High School 10am-3pm Monday-Thursday With so many countries to explore, we will go on a wonderful Asian tour, featuring China, Japan, Thailand, and India. Learn how to make dumplings, noodles, and spicy dishes, highlighting unique and diverse ingredients. China; Kung Pao chicken, fried rice, braised tofu noodles, dumplings, and egg custard tarts Japan; Tempura vegetables, California rolls, teriyaki chicken, miso soup, and Castella cake Thailand; Pad Thai, Tom Kha Kai soup, grilled chicken skewers, spring rolls, with fruit…

$425
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Summer Camp! Sizzling South America

July 17 @ 10:00 am - July 20 @ 3:00 pm

Middle & High School age Camp runs daily (Monday-Thursday) from 10am to 3pm. Journey from Mexico through to Argentina as we sample the culture and cuisine of sizzling South America. Making stops in Columbia for Arepas and Brasil for Acaraje, we will learn the techniques and traditions of the various countries while preparing native dishes. Monday; Queso dip with homemade tortilla chips Mole rice Mexican wedding cookies Margaritas (virgin of course!) Tuesday; arepas carnitas and salsa beef enchiladas refried beans…

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Summer Camp! Home on the Range

July 24 @ 10:00 am - July 27 @ 3:00 pm

Middle & High School age Camp runs daily (Monday-Thursday) from 10am to 3pm. Let’s have some fun learning new techniques while making some really fun & tasty food! This camp is a mix of farm to table and Ranch to table. We will explore some down home favorite recipes while kicking them up a bit. These are some of the recipes we have done with the kids classes over the years that have been absolute kid favorites. Don’t worry if…

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Summer Camp! Jr. Chef Competition

July 31 @ 10:00 am - August 3 @ 3:00 pm

Middle & High School age Camp runs daily (Monday-Thursday) from 10am to 3pm. Do you have a budding chef? This will be a great opportunity to work on kitchen skills while adding the challenge of competition. Don’t worry -it is all friendly and in groups! We will spend time learning a variety of recipes and types of cooking. We will be working on building self-confidence in the kitchen and their ability to feel comfortable preparing dishes from scratch. Thursday we will…

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August 2017
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Summer Camp! Comfort Foods

August 7 @ 10:00 am - August 10 @ 3:00 pm

Middle & High School age Camp runs daily (Monday-Thursday) from 10am to 3pm. It’s all about the sweet and savory Comfort Foods everyone loves to eat.  This class is designed to teach kids how to cook the foods they love and have fun in the kitchen! We will be learning how to prepare classic comfort food while upping their fun and flavorful factor. Students will learn a variety of cooking skills, kitchen safety, and get a lot of  hands on…

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Summer Camp! Advanced Jr. Chef Competition

August 14 @ 10:00 am - August 17 @ 3:00 pm

Middle & High School age Camp runs daily (Monday-Thursday) from 10am to 3pm. Description and menu coming A step up from our regular Jr. Chef camp, but still with an emphasis on learning techniques while gaining knowledge in plating, garnishes and cooking techniques. This will be a great opportunity to work on kitchen skills while adding the challenge of competition. Don’t worry -it is all friendly and in groups! We will spend time learning a variety of recipes and types…

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