Cooking Class: Cook Cajun and Creole Classics

The tastes and textures of some beloved American cuisines come to life in this hands-on cooking class from Chef Lawrencia. If you've never experienced the New Orleans-style magic of an authentic Creole meal or the bold flavors of Cajun creations, this menu is a perfect introduction. 


Create a spicy jalapeño cornbread that will set your heart on fire and smooth, savory Cajun cheesy grits, two treats that will become regular side dishes for your home dinners. Simmer up a batch of zesty shrimp seasoned with classic Cajun spices, plus a batch of fried okra on the side. For dessert, whip up tender homemade butter cookies made with true Southern sweetness. These comfort food staples are true crowd pleasers!


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Jalapeño Cornbread From Scratch

With flour and butter


Cajun Grits and Cheese

With green onions and parsley


Seasoned Cajun Shrimp

With garlic and butter


Fried Okra

With buttermilk, flour, cornmeal and seasonings


Homemade Butter Cookies

With vanilla, sugar and flour

  • Minimum Guests 2
  • Maximum Guests 6
  • Event Duration 3 hours
  • Activity Level
  • LabelsGroup, Beginner, Date Night, Fun, Couples

Guest reviews for Chef Lawrencia

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Jennifer B.

20 Jul 2022

Chef Lawrencia has been involved in the culinary world most of her life; her creative and delicious interpretation of classic dishes will satisfy even the pickiest eaters!

$ 75 Per person

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


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There’s no aspect of baking and confection that Chef Lawrencia hasn't mastered. From sculpting with chocolate to baking artisan breads and desserts, she covers it all. Her talents have led her on an eclectic path, including a stint catering for the Chicago Bears. Whether she’s preparing enchanting dishes to serve or teaching aspiring chefs her secrets, Chef Lawrencia always knows how to create magic in the kitchen.

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