Cooking Class: Master an Adventurous Cajun Menu

Get exotic with Southern comfort in this fun, engaging cooking class with Chef Vivian. Create a well-rounded, classic Cajun meal with expertly-seasoned recipes and unique ingredients to add some needed variety to your home cooking. 

Start off strong by frying up bite-sized pieces of tender alligator tail, perfect for dipping in Louisiana hot sauce. Craft a Louisiana favorite for your entree: shrimp and grits with a zesty homemade barbecue sauce. For dessert, prepare pillowy beignets dusted with powdered sugar. 

These adventurous dishes are sure to spice up any social gathering, and many of these recipes will become regulars in your weeknight dinner rotation!


Alligator Bites

With Louisiana hot sauce, garlic and eggs

BBQ Shrimp and Grits

With homemade sauce, Worcestershire sauce and vinegar

Classic Beignets

With fried dough and powdered sugar

  • Minimum Guests 2
  • Maximum Guests 8
  • Event Duration 3 hours
  • Activity Level
    Activity Level
  • LabelsGroup, Beginner, Fun, Couples, Holiday, Valentine's, Mother's Day
  • 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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17 Oct 2022

Chef Vivian was wonderful to work with. I was having an awful day and she went above and beyond to cheer me up. The food was delicious, she is very knowledgeable and approachable, please do work with her!

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Nicole W.

28 Jul 2022

Chef Vivian started her class with showing me how to properly cut the ingredients. She was a great teacher and made sure to inform me of the safety precautions when chopping. The dish she showed me was shrimp creole. I cannot wait to create this dish again.

$ 85 Per person

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

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Event location: New Orleans

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Chef Vivian
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With over 40 years of culinary experience, Chef Vivian is well-versed in an impressive variety of cuisines. She has studied culinary arts in France, Italy, Spain and Africa, and has perfected the art of cooking New Orleans and French cuisines. Having owned a farm in North Carolina, Chef Vivian is adept at using fresh, hyper-local ingredients in her cooking. With a doctorate degree in educational leadership, Chef Vivian is eager to spread her passion for all things culinary and to help any home chef get confident in the kitchen.

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