Online Cooking Class: Winter Citrus Sponge Cake
Sat, Apr 1st
Sat, Apr 1st
Sat, Apr 1st
Sun, Apr 2nd
A sweet seasonal treat is yours to savor in this online cooking class with Chef Zach!
The tangy zing of citrus fruit and the light, delicate crumb of a spot-on sponge cake are at the heart of this creative baked delight presented by Chef Zach! In this interactive virtual cooking class, you’ll create every element in these serving-size cakes from scratch — from the creamy Meyer lemon curd and the honey-vanilla syrup to the tender génoise sponge and the airy Chantilly cream topping, all with Chef Zach’s masterful instruction.
Light and Airy Génoise Sponge Cake
Honey and Vanilla Syrup
Meyer Lemon Curd
With seasonal citrus segments and pomegranate
Rich and Tangy Chantilly Cream
Chef demonstrates each step and assists you as you perform each step.
Ask questions and have the chef check your progress.
- Recipes Recipes are sent in your booking confirmation.
- Ingredients Ingredients can be adapted for dietary restrictions or lack of availability.
- Technology Connect with the chef using Zoom on your computer, tablet or mobile device.
- Class Participation Chime in with questions through audio or chat. Use of video is optional.
- Class Minimum 4 devices
- Class Maximum 20 devices
- Event Duration 1.75 hours
- LabelsGroup, Gourmet, French, Baking, Cake Decorating
Pure vanilla extract
Sour cream or crème fraiche
Almond extract, optional
Small paring knife
Small stainless-steel saucepan
Small metal spoon
Fine-mesh strainer (preferably 2)
Two small glass bowls
Baking spray with flour
Small microwave-safe glass bowl
Electric mixer (stand mixer or hand mixer)
One or two silicone spatulas
Silicone baking mat, optional
Small offset spatula (or use the paring knife)
Four individual serving plates
Four serving spoons
Classpop! guest reviews for other experiences with Chef Zach
01 Nov 2022
Loved learning from you about chocolate!
28 Oct 2022
Fun and informative. Going over the theory and science behind what we were doing and then actually doing it hands on was good. Chef Zach is very knowledgeable and experienced.
Guest reviews for Chef Zach
31 Aug 2020
Chef Zach was a wonderful instructor with advice for hobbyists and seasoned bakers alike, plus plenty of colorful anecdotes from his work and travels to spice up the class. And the food was delicious! I will definitely be using his methods and recipe in the future.
$ 39 Per device
105-minute class hosted on Zoom. Tax included.
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Meet your chef
Chef Zach is trained in classical French cooking, with a specialty in creating pastries and chocolate delicacies. He discovered a love for cooking with his family at an early age and followed his passion into the field of culinary arts. Among his professional achievements, Chef Zach has recipes featured in several cookbooks and has prepared decadent chocolate desserts for former president George W. and First Lady Laura Bush.
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