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Cooks in the Making Series

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Unlocking Your Culinary Potential with Back 2 Basics Cooking

Does the idea of cooking a meal from scratch intimidate you? Have you ever wished to possess the skills to transform basic ingredients into a culinary delight? Or maybe you're simply tired of your usual menu and are eager to inject some new recipes into your repertoire. Now is the perfect opportunity to unleash your culinary potential, conquer those kitchen apprehensions, and get excited about cooking!

Starting January 9, 2024, Back 2 Basics Cooking, helmed by Chef Ashley, invites you to join an exclusive 6-week cooking class series, "Cooks in the Making." Located in Columbia, Missouri, these classes are held every Tuesday from 6 - 8 PM and are specially designed for adults who have missed out on learning to cook, aiming to transform kitchen novices into confident home chefs.


Class One: Culinary Foundations: From Kitchen Safety to Knife Skills
Embark on your culinary journey with an understanding of essential tools and techniques. You'll learn to create simple yet tasty dishes like a vegetable stir-fry.

Class Two: Saucy Secrets: Mastering the Art of Sauce-Making
 Uncover the wonderful art of sauce making and immerse yourself in the joy of crafting Creamy Alfredo Sauce, Homemade Marinara Sauce, and a truly delightful Honey Lemon Glaze. 

Class Three: Sweet and Savory Secrets: The Essentials of Baking
Step into the world of baking! Master the art of making classic Chocolate Chip Cookies and savory Pizza Pockets.

Class Four: Culinary Passport: Exploring Mexican Flavors
Discover the vibrant flavors of Mexico and whip up mouthwatering dishes like some tasty Enchiladas. 

Class Five: Creative Cuisine: Adapting Recipes and Planning Meals
Adapt recipes and plan meals effectively, starting with a gluten-free Shrimp Fried Rice that can easily be prepared as a vegetarian dish as well. 

Bonus Class: Paleo Power: Unlocking the Secrets of Paleo Cooking
Immerse yourself in the principles, benefits, and challenges of Paleo cooking. Prepare a simple yet divine paleo meal without a recipe.

By the end of this course at Back 2 Basics Cooking, you will not only have an impressive array of new recipes at your fingertips, but also the confidence to experiment and create your own dishes. Say goodbye to kitchen stress and hello to the joy of cooking!

The total cost for this transformative experience is $375 per person. This includes all 6 classes, step-by-step guidance from Chef Ashley, and a supportive learning environment. All you need to purchase are the ingredients for your take-home assignments, which are designed to reinforce the skills learned in class.

Want even more reason to sign-up, seize the Early Bird Discount! Sign up by November 30, 2023, and get $50 off the total cost. Hurry, seats are limited! Ages 16 years and up welcome. No previous skills required.

Please note that Tuesday, February 20, 2024 will be reserved as a make up day if any classes need to be postponed due to bad weather.

Are you ready to unlock your culinary potential? Click the "Book Now" button below and reserve your spot today. Back 2 Basics Cooking can't wait to welcome you into their kitchen in Columbia, Missouri!

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