Become a mixologist, a barista or a virtuoso chef with one of these continuing ed classes around Milwaukee.
African and Jamaican Cooking
Class: Cooking – Irie Zulu
Cost: $30 for a 90-minute class
Romantic Hands-On Cooking
If the way to one’s heart is through the stomach, then how better to spend Valentine’s Day than improving your
cooking? You’ll learn to craft a chocolate and caramel tart and enjoy a three-course meal (prepared for you) with a complimentary bottle of wine as your dessert bakes.
Class: Valentine’s Day Date Night Cooking – Braise Culinary School
Cost: $250 per couple
Expand Your Culinary Horizons
Find out how to cook anything from Indian food to paella via demonstrations by a variety of chefs and culinary experts. Tastings included!
Class: Cooking demonstrations – Milwaukee Public Market
Cost: Varies, typically around $30 for a 90-minute class
Make a Pie
Learn the entire pie-making process, from rolling out the dough to proper oven practices. Taught by Honeypie owner Valeri Lucks, the classes are so popular there’s typically a wait list. Plus, you leave with your own pie.
Class: Pie Lessons – Honeypie
Become a Wine Connoisseur
Ever wonder how to choose the right wine to complement a particular dish? You’ll learn that, plus the identifying characteristics of a variety of grapes, in this workshop. With six pours, you are certain to enjoy yourself while gaining new knowledge.
Class: Wine 101: Tasting and Workshop Course – Vino University
Cost: $55.55 for a 2-hour workshop
Be a Brewmaster
Start your path to perfecting your own brew with this introduction to beer brewing class. You’ll get an overview of malt extract brewing, siphoning and bottling in this workshop – and you’ll also get a free pint glass to take home.
Class: Intro to Brewing – Northern Brewer
Cost: Free for a 3-hour class
Master Another Type of Brewing
Learn the importance of hitting the precise right temperature (205 degrees Fahrenheit) and more in this three-hour coffee seminar. You’ll experiment with different brewing methods and leave with skills that will brighten your morning.
Class: Home Brewing Methods – Stone Creek Coffee
Cost: $50 per person for a 3-hour class
Book a specialty cocktail class with a group of up to 12 friends and learn how to mix drinks, ranging from simple to super trendy.
Class: Craft Cocktails – Free Pour
Cost: $45 for a 90-minute class
Learn the miracle of how cream turns into cheddar, the process that creates Wisconsin cheese curds and more in this lecture.
Class: Cheesemaking – Northern Brewer
Cost: Free for a 2-hour class