Take your tastebuds to Italy in this chef-led cooking class where you'll create Italian classics using fresh ingredients. In this exciting course with Chef Mert, you'll learn valuable culinary skills including how to make incredible fresh pasta and other Italian favorites.
First, create a heavenly trio of garlic-herb crostinis with toppings including bacon and caramelized onions, ricotta and roasted tomatoes with basil, and artichoke with spinach and feta. Next, roll up your sleeves and create your own fresh pappardelle pasta to be served in a creamy carbonara sauce. End the night on a sweet note with decadent homemade tiramisu that you'll love to recreate at home.
Chef Mert hails from a family of exceptional cooks who take pride in their Balkan and Mediterranean culinary cultures. He applied his natural talents while working at Michelin-starred Spago Beverly Hills. His experience preparing meals for A-list celebrities and food critics helped expand his enterprise as a private chef. In Chef Mert’s view, cuisine is an artform where passion and soul are as important as flavor and texture.