Chef Classes

Learn skills of a restaurant chef

How to cut the proper way

Learn proper cooking techniques

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Themed Ideas

  • Spring has Sprung (Seasonal Cooking)
  • McGowan in the Raw (Sushi, Ceviche, Oysters, Tartar, Poke)
  • Crafting Craft Cocktails
  • Soups, Soups, Soups!
  • Let's Party Party Fare

Food Genres

  • Mediterranean
  • Coastal California
  • Cajun
  • Island

Fish and Seafood

  • Whole Fish Cooking Preparations and Techniques
  • Shellfish and Fin Fish Preparations and Techniques

Cooking 101

  • Essential Cooking Techniques from a Restaurant Chef
  • Knife Skills
  • Mother Sauces
  • Cooking Methods -- How and Why to Saute, Roasting, Grilling, Baking, Broiling

Cooking Classes and Events at McGowan & Sons


About the event

Have you always wanted to learn the skills of a restaurant chef? How to cut an onion the proper way? Julienne a carrot for the prettiest stirfry around? Perhaps make a demi glace that would…..well, you fill in the blank.

Time for some Chef Classes with Chef Rob. You get to eat and drink and laugh and learn. What’s not to love? Bring your friends or meet new ones. Let’s cook!