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randibeth29 Nov 9, 2007 10:03 AM

hi all -- I'm looking for a cooking class in central New Jersey...any one know of any or where to go?? I'm having trouble finding places that do it besides the community schools....thanks

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  1. ambrose RE: randibeth29 Nov 9, 2007 11:45 AM

    King's Supermarkets have classes at their Bedminster and Short Hills stores:

    http://www.kingswebsite.com/cookingst...

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      CAB226 RE: randibeth29 Nov 9, 2007 11:55 AM

      I've never been to any, but Classic Thyme in Westfield does cooking classes; and I've heard good things about them.

      http://www.westfieldtoday.com/classic...

      1. MercerChow RE: randibeth29 Nov 9, 2007 12:58 PM

        In Princeton Dorothea's House "Casa di Cultura Italiana" does Italian cooking classes periodically:
        http://www.dorotheashouse.org/

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          HillJ RE: randibeth29 Nov 9, 2007 01:13 PM

          Cook & Tell in Colts Neck has cooking classes. They are a blast!

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            RGR RE: randibeth29 Nov 9, 2007 01:20 PM

            Mumford's, in Tinton Falls

            http://www.mumfords.com

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              marisar RE: randibeth29 Apr 13, 2014 06:01 PM

              bumping this up because i'm looking for cooking classes myself--particularly a knife skills class.

              is there any place near flemington or princeton offering something like this?

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                SimonSaysWoof RE: randibeth29 Apr 13, 2014 09:57 PM

                Sur la table has a store in Quakerbridge Mall that offers cooking and knife skills classes. They have a website that has classes offered at each of their stores. You can also sign up for the classes directly on the website.
                I have not taken any classes there but it is on my things to do list.

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                  Foody4life RE: SimonSaysWoof Apr 14, 2014 09:54 AM

                  That's a great class. J took it at Quakerbridge and she came home without a nick (!) and they give you a 10% off coupon for future use.

                  http://www.surlatable.com/sku/1541929...

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                  Spaetzle75 RE: randibeth29 Apr 14, 2014 01:09 PM

                  Williams and Sonoma has free technique classes on sunday mornings. for attending the class you receive a 10 percent disount.

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                    Jeannine in NJ RE: randibeth29 Apr 14, 2014 06:32 PM

                    Heirloom Kitchen in Old Bridge offers a variety of classes and students are given a discount on items purchased the day of the class.

                    http://www.ourheirloomkitchen.com

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                      esjro RE: randibeth29 Apr 15, 2014 03:01 PM

                      Whole Foods in Princeton offers them:
                      http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/event...
                      I have not attended one though.

                      1. PuniceaRana RE: randibeth29 Apr 15, 2014 04:20 PM

                        Many Wegmans stores have cooking classes, so check with your local one to see what is scheduled. Narirar (90 Acres Culinary Centre) offers some excellent classes, though they are not cheap. The one I attended was amazing, plenty of personal attention from the chef/instructor who was able to challenge and enlighten all attendees, who ranged from practically a non-cook to some very culinary adept foodies. IMHO it was well worth the price and what I would expect from a fine culinary school.

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