Cooking Class: Chinese Takeout at Home

Learn how to recreate favorite Chinese takeout recipes in your own kitchen with this interactive cooking class with Chef David. Under the guidance of the chef, you will make savory sauces, crispy dumplings and hearty fried rice from start to finish. Practice your knife cuts and basic cooking skills as you prepare a takeout feast of pork and vegetable-filled dumplings with homemade dipping sauce, a rich beef and broccoli dish and classic vegetable fried rice. Finish the meal with delicately sweetened almond cookies for dessert.


Pork and Vegetable Potstickers and Dipping Sauce

With cabbage and scallions

Beef and Broccoli

With scallions

Vegetable Fried Rice

With carrots, cabbage, scallions and egg

Almond Cookies

  • Minimum Guests 2
  • Maximum Guests 12
  • Event Duration 2 hours
  • Activity Level
    Activity Level
  • LabelsCouples, Group, Beginner, Chinese, Asian
  • This is a BYOB venue and alcoholic beverages are not available for sale. You are welcome to bring beer and wine to enjoy during class.

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08 Mar 2023

David was very knowledgeable concerning food preparation of the dinner and was a great teacher, explaining preparation & cooking tips, in an easily understandable way! I would definitely recommend his classes to friends!

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02 Mar 2023

Chef David was absolutely amazing!! He is a very patient person and excellent teacher and chef! We very much enjoyed his class and loved his dinner!

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20 Jan 2023

Absolutely loved this class! Chef David was so great and gave so many tips as to how to improve our own home cooking techniques. We would love to take another class with him soon!

$ 95 Per person

all-inclusive: 2-hour class, meal and taxes.

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Event location: Chicago

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Chef David
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With experience as a private chef, Chef David brings years of knowledge and skills to the culinary classroom. He honed his skills under the guidance of a James Beard Award-winning chef at one of Chicago's most famous restaurants. Over the past five years, Chef David has worked as a culinary instructor at one of Chicago's premier cooking schools where he teaches interactive cooking classes. Topics range from the basic building blocks of cooking to intensive boot camp-style classes. 

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