Hands-On Culinary Adventure: A Trip to Mexico

at The Chopping Block Lincoln Square - Lincoln Square

Course Details
$149.50 2 seats left
Start Date:

Fri, Apr 14, 6:00pm - 8:00pm Central Time

Lincoln Square, North Side
4747 N Lincoln
Btwn W Leland & W Lawrence Avenues
Chicago, Illinois 60625
Price includes A non-refundable, non-transferable 15% fee is for operational & administrative costs
Purchase Options
Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 20

What you'll learn in this mexican cooking class:

Join us as we travel south-of-the-border to create a feast that's bold, vibrant, and full of rich and complex flavor combinations in this hands-on class.


  • Chorizo Queso Fundido with Tortilla Chips
  • Achiote-Rubbed Snapper in Banana Leaves with Pineapple Salsa 
  • Borracho Beans with Queso Fresco
  • Bread Pudding with Bananas, Chocolate and Kahlua 

Skills covered in class

  • Getting familiar with Mexican ingredients 
  • Working with chorizo, achiote, fresh herbs and banana leaves 
  • Selecting and roasting fish 
  • Determining fish doneness 
  • Selecting and cutting pineapple 
  • Balancing flavors 
  • Making and baking custard

In this hands-on class, students will be paired in groups of three to five and work together as a team to prepare the recipes.

School Notes:
  • Please note that upon purchase, your email address may be shared with The Chopping Block Lincoln Square, and you will be receiving class and/or marketing information from the provider.

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Refund Policy

During COVID-19, all classes have a three-day cancellation policy, except Culinary Boot Camps which have a two-week cancellation policy. You must email [email protected] to cancel an existing reservation, but please note the 15% service fee is non-refundable and non-transferable. If you cancel within 72 hours (3 days), you will not receive a refund or credit for your class, but feel free to send a friend or family member in your place.

Please note: all virtual class sales are final. All virtual students will receive a recording of the class within 48 hours of the class.


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