Cooking Class: Crafting Authentic Eats From Spain

Enjoy a traditional Spanish meal in this engaging cooking class. Chef Derrick will guide you in crafting classic dishes using authentic culinary techniques with fresh herbs and ingredients. Begin by toasting bread and layering it with an herby mixture of tomatoes, olives, anchovies and capers. 


Next, prepare a popular dish in Spain: succulent prawns simmered in olive oil and garlic. Create a traditional and hearty rice-based paella overflowing with chicken, chorizo and seafood. Then, braise chicken in a savory almond and saffron sauce. End your meal by indulging in a creamy Spanish rice pudding.


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Tomato Toast

With bread, olives, anchovies and capers


Gambas al Ajillo

With prawns, olive oil and garlic


Paella ala Valenciana

With rice, chicken, chorizo, seafood and vegetables


Chicken in Almond and Saffron Sauce


Arroz con Leche

With rice, milk and sugar

  • Minimum Guests 2
  • Maximum Guests 14
  • Event Duration 3 hours
  • Activity Level
  • LabelsGroup, Gourmet, Beginner, Date Night, Spanish

Guest reviews for Chef Derrick

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Bridget B.

24 Aug 2022

We loved our cooking class with Chef Derrick! He is an amazing instructor and kept us engaged the entire time. We learned so many valuable tips and techniques from him. We highly recommend taking all of his classes!

$ 95 Per person

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


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Over the past 30 years, Chef Derrick has built an admirable career in the culinary arts. His time in the kitchen has taken him from Philippines to California in roles ranging from line cook to head chef. Much of his experience occurred in the hospitality industry, which provided him a keen service-oriented skill set. With so much to offer his guests, Chef Derrick is ready to help you taste the good life.

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