Cooking Class: Festive Caribbean Cooking

Join Chef Nick for a festival of tropical flavors in this interactive cooking class celebrating Caribbean cuisine. You will explore the techniques and culinary influences that make up this vibrant cooking style while preparing a bold, island-inspired meal. Begin by preparing twice-fried plantains, a savory appetizer served with spicy mayo-ketchup. For the main course, learn to build layers of flavor in a traditional chicken and moro de gandules complemented by fresh avocado salad with a bright chimichurri vinaigrette. Finish the meal with a creamy coconut and salted caramel flan.


Twice-Fried Plantains

With spicy garlic salt and spicy mayo-ketchup

Abuela's Chicken and Moro de Gandules

With sofrito, tomatoes, and Spanish rice and beans

Avocado Salad With Chimichurri Vinaigrette

With cucumbers, red onions and cilantro


With coconut and salted caramel

  • Minimum Guests 2
  • Maximum Guests 10
  • Event Duration 3 hours
  • Activity Level
    Activity Level
  • LabelsCouples, Group, Gourmet, Fun, Latin

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02 Jan 2023

Highly recommend Nick for a fun, educational and delicious class!

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15 Dec 2022

Chef Nick was awesome. Super knowledgeable and a great teacher. This was the perfect gift for my best friend ☺️

Outside Reviews for Chef Nick

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Nicole W.

17 Feb 2022

Chef Nick is a talented chef who is all about fresh ingredients. He is extremely talented and has many technical skills. He is fascinating to watch in the kitchen. His creative way to make recipes more interesting is truly a gift. If you are in the area I highly recommend chef Nick.

$ 109 Per person

all-inclusive: 3-hour class, meal and taxes.

This class does not have any dates.

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Chef Nick began his cooking career after high school working in restaurants in Massachusetts before attending culinary school and graduating with honors. He externed in Italy where he worked on a farm, attended cooking school and worked in a restaurant, all before returning to Boston. After a stint selling importing gourmet ingredients, he began teaching others the culinary arts. Now, Chef Nick is busy catering, teaching and expanding his own culinary empire.

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