Looking for a unique way to spend some quality time with your partner or friend? Let us recommend some hands-on cooking classes. Whether you want to learn some new kitchen skills or fuel your inner Bobby Flay, here are six places to turn up the heat around town.
The Cookery, 710 S. Main St.
Get hands-on with an interactive class focusing on international, regional, and seasonal cuisine. Classes include brunch, dessert, pasta making, and cocktails using locally-sourced ingredients. View the schedule.
Young Chefs Academy, 6333 Camp Bowie Blvd.
Kids (ages 3-18) will learn valuable kitchen skills in monthly-themed classes, camps, and parties with recipes created exclusively by the academy’s certified chefs. View the schedule.
The Table - Market and Culinary Studio, 120 St. Louis Ave.
Chefs of all levels can take a variety of classes with a focus on international cuisines and seasonal ingredients. Grab a friend for the monthly cookbook club, workshops, and dinners. View the schedule.
Backyard Pitmasters, Various locations
Learn how to smoke brisket like the pros in a three-hour class teaching meat trimming, wood selection, heat management + barbecue rubs. Classes are held at breweries across the state with the next Cowtown series being Sat., Sept. 10 at Rahr & Sons Brewing. View the schedule.
Central Market, 4651 West Freeway
Learn the basics of seafood, fresh pasta, and classic desserts with classes offered multiple times a week. Try the recipes at home and pick up some fresh ingredients before you leave. View the schedule.
Sur La Table, 1151 E. Southlake Blvd.
Have a date night at home with an online cooking class or get hands-on making sushi, cooking with wine, and perfecting the cast iron skillet method. Make it a family affair and bring your little ones to explore the Kids’ Kitchen. View the schedule.
Looking for some serious cooking education? Check out The Culinary School of Fort Worth.