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Lisle, Suburbs
1970 University Ln
At Varsity Dr
Lisle, Illinois 60532
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 16
Teacher: Chef Summer

What you'll learn in this bread class:

Do you love sourdough but think its beyond your skill set? It’s not! Chef Summer will talk to you about baking terminology and have you making your own delicious bread in no time.

Day 1: Chef Summer will show you how to build your own starter and show you the surprisingly simple steps for creating and maintaining your own starter to take home! You’ll create two classic breads from start to finish!

  • Preferments-Creating a Starter Lecture and Demo – French Boule – Herb & Roasted Garlic Focaccia

Day 2: In our second session, our instructor will show you how to incorporate your starter into a variety of breads, from a classic baguette to some of the best scones you’ve ever tasted. Once you you’re feeling more comfortable with the essentials, you’ll look forward to impressing family and friends with your own artisan sourdough creations.

  • Sourdough Baguette – Sourdough Biscuits – Sweet and Savory Sourdough Scones

Please Note:No single day enrollments. Class will run about 3 hours each session.

What To Expect: Hands On Class  

  • Your chef instructor will teach the proper techniques to elevate your cooking.
  • You will work in groups with other guests in a fun, hands-on environment led by our Chef Instructor.
  • Work from a recipe that was created for each specific class

Work side-by-side with other students to prepare each dish from start to finish

Classes are roughly 2 1/2 hours unless otherwise noted above. Each student will enjoy a tasting of what you created in class

Cooking classes are conducted in our state of the art Blue Star outfitted demonstration kitchen and each class is led by an experienced chef instructor.

Wine, beer and Soft drinks are for sale (sorry, no BYOB)

FOOD ALLERGIES – we can not accommodate gluten free in this class 

If you have any dietary restrictions or allergies, that we can work around we will PLEASE add any info we may need to know about in your order notes at least 1 day in advance.

Substitutions and Class Format

We reserve the right to substitute ingredients, menus, recipes, chefs and instructors. Unless noted otherwise, all of our classes are hands-on and participatory in style. Our class size is limited and classes are structured to allow each student the opportunity to work closely with the chef in the preparation of dishes and to observe, up-close, the ingredients, tools and techniques used in the making of all dishes. The exception to the hands-on format are classes labeled as “Demonstration” or “Demo” or “Lecture”. 

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Refund Policy
Should you need to cancel a reservation for any class, you will receive a full refund for any cancellation made four (4) days or more before the class date.

Cancellations made three (3) days or fewer before the class date will be put
on a Cooking Class voucher that can be applied toward a future class, however, no refunds, exchanges or vouchers will be given to changes or
cancellations made on the day of the class or for no shows — without exception.

Reservations are fully transferable and if you are unable to attend a class someone else may attend in your place without notice. Changes and cancellations may be made through emailing [email protected] In the event we cancel a class a full refund will be given.

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At the North American Pizza and Culinary Academy, our goal is to get everyone as excited about food as we are. Cooking is a life skill that gives back in the most rewarding ways, you get to eat your work! From novice to full fledged fellow foodies, our classes are designed for people of ALL ages and...

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