CHICAGO COOKING CLASSES
Bucktown, Old Town or Lincoln Park - The Chef & The Dish offers Private Culinary Experiences in your own Chi-town kitchen.
Hang up the keys, get a bottle of wine, and cook with a chef in Italy, Japan, Spain - without leaving home - all in a private video conference - just you and the chef.
Master the world’s most iconic dishes from Handmade Pasta, Tapas, Bento Box to Buttermilk Fried Chicken, with a Private Chef who lives where the recipe originated – live via Skype.
Select the cooking class you're interested in and let us know the date. You'll get a personal Kitchen Assistant who sends your Shopping List.
CHICAGO'S BEST MARKETS & SPECIALITY GROCERS
Once your cooking class is booked, and you've received your Shopping List, you'll head out shopping! The Chef & The Dish recommends these markets and speciality grocery shops for the most authentic culinary experience in the Chicago area.
STANLEY'S FRUIT MARKET
With their large, high quality selection of produce and amazing prices you’ll be sure to go home with loads of in-season fruits and veggies. Did we mention they have fresh potato chips made in-store? YUM.
This glorious Italian food mecca, originally founded in Turin, Italy is a cultural experience in itself. With aisles upon gorgeous displays of imported Italian products from regions across Italy - you'll be Instagraming your experience in no time. A must shop for our Italian Cooking Classes.
With their large selection of ethic foods including Puerto Rican, Greek, Italian, Polish, Russian and more, Cermak Fresh Market is not like the other markets. From hand picked fresh produce to international groceries, Cermak will become a regular stop.