CarriageTowneNews.com, Kingston, NH

September 13, 2012

Cooking Classes


— EXETER —If you’re looking for a creative way to spend your evening and expand your menus for home cooked meals sign up now for one of Exeter Adult Education cooking courses:

MAKE YOUR OWN ARTISAN BREAD: No kneading involved! Discover a simple method of making French or Italian style bread that’s chewy on the inside and crusty on the outside. Learn to make the dough, cloak it, and shape it into boules, baguettes or ciabatta. Each student will leave with a fresh loaf of bread and dough to make more at home. Bring a large glass, ceramic, or plastic bowl and a wooden spoon. This class is offered on the following dates: Tues., September 25, Mon., October 22, Wed., November 14 or Thurs., December 6, 7:00-9:00 p.m. The cost is $35.00.

ITALIAN COOKING: Learn to make homemade pasta, sauces or cookies for your family on Thursday nights, from 6:00-8:30 p.m. Pasta Making: three weeks, beginning September 27, $60.00; Italian Sauces: three weeks, beginning October 18, $60.00; or Italian Cookies, three weeks, beginning November 8, $60.00.

TRADITIONAL GREEK COOKING: Learn to make classic dishes including spinach pie, feta cheese pie, pastitsio, mousaka, stuffed peppers, cookies, cakes and baklava. Greek Cooking is offered on Tuesdays, for three weeks, beginning October 2 or November 6, from 6:00-8:30 p.m. The cost is $65.00.

GLUTEN FREE COOKING & BAKING: Make gluten free desserts, soups and entrees from scratch. The instructor will bring their own equipment and an ingredient since the kitchen facility is not gluten free. Participants will choose recipes at the first class and have the chance to taste everything! Gluten Free Cooking & Baking will be held three weeks on Tuesdays, beginning October 23 or November 13, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. The cost is $60.00.

HOMEMADE SOUPS AND CHOWDERS: Learn to make the classic New England Clam Chowder, French Onion Soup as well as other cold weather traditional favorites on three Mondays, beginning September 24, from 6:00-8:30 p.m. The cost is $75.00.

Pre-registration is required for all classes. Complete registration information and other course selections are in the brochure which can be found at area business, the library, online adulated.sau16.org by calling the Exeter Adult Education office at 775-8457. Refunds will not be given unless a course is cancelled.