Upcoming Classes

June Classes

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Date/TimeEvent Fee Instructor
Monday June 26, 2017 - Friday June 30, 2017
9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Kids 8-12 Cook Finger Foods at Sweet Basil
KIDS COOK CAMP
This series is for people ages 8 to 12 who like to cook & want to learn to do a ...
FULL Chef Linda Martin
Monday June 26, 2017 - Friday June 30, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
TEENS COOK CAMP
This class is for people ages 13 to 17 who like to cook & want to learn about new interesting ...
FULL Chef Lisa Brisch

July Classes

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Date/TimeEvent Fee Instructor
Thursday July 06, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
FISH FANTASTIC
Fish is the perfect food for summer eating, with preparations that are light, quick and healthy. Sign up for this ...
FULL Chef Linda Martin
Friday July 07, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
LUNCH & LEARN Maryland Crab Cakes
Treat yourself to a great lunch & DEMONSTRATION class with a cool inviting menu. Our lesson is Maryland Crab Cakes ...
$30 Chef Linda Martin
Friday July 07, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Gourmet Couples Class at Sweet Basil Gourmetware
GOURMET COUPLES
Sign up for an evening of fun with your partner and have a great time cooking as a team with ...
$150 per couple Chef Linda Martin
Saturday July 08, 2017
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Stir Fry
Give your family a lot of reasons to be excited about dinner this summer. These are fast easy preparations with ...
$60 Chef Eric Naddy
Monday July 10, 2017 - Friday July 14, 2017
9:30 am - 12:00 pm
KIDS COOKING CAMP
Kids who like to cook will enjoy a week of lessons with a variety of themes & lots of great ...
FULL Chef Melissa Stockmar
Monday July 10, 2017 - Friday July 14, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
TEENS COOKING CAMP
This class is for people ages 13 to 17, and introduces a variety of delicious lessons, themes & techniques. Come ...
$275 Chef Linda Martin
Saturday July 15, 2017
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
ALOHA! ISLAND CUISINE
We may not be in the Hawaiian Islands, but we can sure get a taste of the island cuisine & ...
$60 Chef Lisa Brisch
Tuesday July 18, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Melissa Stockmar - Instructor at Sweet Basil Gourmetware & Cooking School
BEAUTIFUL BRUNCH
Invite your friends to enjoy a casual late morning gathering! Treat them to a beautiful array of specialties with all ...
$60 Chef Melissa Stockmar
Tuesday July 18, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
WEST COAST CUISINE
Here is a fun lesson where the focus is on food specialties unique to the coast. This delicious lesson will ...
$65 Chef Linda Martin
Thursday July 20, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Paleo Cooking clas at Sweet Basil Gourmetware & Cooking School
PALEO PLEASURES
So many have tapped into the delicious and healthy benefits of Paleo cooking. Come for a creative & informative lesson ...
$60 Chef Lisa Brisch
Thursday July 20, 2017
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
BARBECUE, BEER & BACON
Three favorites grouped together put everyone in party mode! Here is the perfect combination of flavors and brews that will ...
$65 Chef Linda Martin
Friday July 21, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
LUNCH & LEARN Pork Tenderloin with Rosemary-Orange Glaze
Take a break from your busy schedule and come in for a cool and delicious lunch and lesson with our ...
$28 Chef Lisa Brisch
Friday July 21, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
GOURMET COUPLES
Sign up with your cooking partner & be part of a group of couples working together to create this amazing ...
$150 per couple Chef Linda Martin
Saturday July 22, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Chef Melissa Stockmar teaches the Birds of a Feather class at Sweet Basil
ICE CREAM ECSTACY
Treat yourself to this sweet, fun lesson of Ice Cream specialties so you and your family will have fun cooling ...
$60 per person Chef Melissa Stockmar
Monday July 24, 2017 - Friday July 28, 2017
9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Kids 8-12 Cook Finger Foods at Sweet Basil
KIDS COOKING CAMP
Kids ages 8 to 12 will have the chance to make a lot of different kinds of foods in this ...
FULL Chef Linda Martin
Monday July 24, 2017 - Friday July 28, 2017
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
TEENS COOKING CAMP
People ages 13 to 17 will explore a variety of cuisines in this week long series. Come learn in a ...
$275 Chef Lisa Brisch
Monday July 31, 2017 - Friday August 04, 2017
9:30 am - 12:00 pm
KIDS COOKING CAMP
Kids will learn a lot in this week long series of cooking. Join us for a great hands-on cooking experience. ...
FULL Chef Linda Martin

August Classes

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Date/TimeEvent Fee Instructor
Wednesday August 02, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
PRIZED PIZZAS
Pizzas made at home are the best! Break out & enjoy a fun & delicious experience learning to make Crust ...
$65 Chef Amy Barnes
Friday August 04, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Chef Lisa Brisch is an instructor at Sweet Basil Cooking School
GOURMET COUPLES
Invite your partner to share an evening of cooking with a group of like minded couples. Get ready to have ...
$150 per couple Chef Lisa Brisch
Saturday August 05, 2017
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Knife Skills class at Sweet Basil Gourmetware & Cooking School
KNIFE SKILLS
Get comfortable using the most important tool in your kitchen – the Chef Knife! Learn to use a chef’s knife ...
$60 Chef Melissa Stockmar
Tuesday August 08, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
COOKING WITH HERBS
$60 Chef Melissa Stockmar
Tuesday August 08, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Healthy Summer Dinners class at Sweet Basil
SUSHI STARS
Learn to make Sushi at home so you can enjoy it any time! Our fabulous class teaches where & what ...
$65 Chef Linda Martin
Wednesday August 09, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Chef Amy Banes - Sweet Basil Instructor
MEDITERRANEAN FINGER FOODS
There is something magical about the foods and flavors of the Med. When you put together these bite sized morsels, ...
$65 Chef Amy Barnes
Thursday August 10, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
School of Fish class at Sweet Basil Gourmetware & Cooking School
FISH FOR FAMILIES
If you like Fish, join a class that will teach you a whole new repertoire of dinners with Fish recipes ...
$60 Chef Lisa Brisch
Thursday August 10, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
ADVANCED COOKING
If you consider yourself a good cook and are ready for some fun new culinary challenges, this series could be ...
$65 Chef Linda Martin
Friday August 11, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
LUNCH & LEARN Roasted Salmon with Sun-dried Tomato Pesto
At the end of the week you deserve a break! We can offer you a lunch which is delicious, and ...
$28 Chef Linda Martin
Friday August 11, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Gourmet Couples Class at Sweet Basil
GOURMET COUPLES
Here is a very fun lesson you and your partner can enjoy preparing alongside other couples who also enjoy cooking ...
$150 per couple Chef Linda Martin
Saturday August 12, 2017 - Sunday August 13, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Parent & Child class at Sweet Basil
FAMILIES COOK
This is a perfect class for parents and kids who like to cook & want to learn together! Our lesson ...
$55 per person Chef Melissa Stockmar
Saturday August 12, 2017
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
ASIAN ENTERTAINING
Offer your guests an array of these mouth watering Asian finger foods. You’ll have the makings for a truly amazing ...
$60 Chef Lisa Brisch
Tuesday August 15, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Lemonade Chiller
CHILL OUT
If you live in Arizona, at this point in the summer, it’s definitely time to chill! Come for fun and ...
$60 Chef Melissa Stockmar
Tuesday August 15, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
ITALIAN CUCINA SERIES - 3 Classes
ITALIAN CUCINA SERIES  Tuesdays Aug 15, 22 & 29   6:30 -9:30 PM Italian women for centuries have known how to ...
$195 Chef Linda Martin
Wednesday August 16, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
HEALTHY DINNER PARTY
Invite friends for dinner and treat them to a healthy meal (they don’t have to know) everyone will really enjoy ...
$65 Chef Amy Barnes
Thursday August 17, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
CAST IRON GOODNESS
The Cast Iron Pan that you’ve had forever is the perfect pan for so many dishes! Come learn all you ...
$60 Chef Lisa Brisch
Thursday August 17, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
FOODS OF THE LOIRE
Foods native to this area are like no other. Light, flavorful & uncomplicated! Treat yourself & learn about the cuisine ...
$65 Chef Linda Martin
Friday August 18, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
LUNCH & LEARN Multi-colored Beet and Fresh Green Salad
Join us for a delightfully cool & delicious lunch at our DEMONSTRATION. This hour long break will be one of ...
$28 Chef Terri Milligan
Friday August 18, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
GOURMET COUPLES
Here is another fun lesson for couples who like to cook together. Come be part of creating a delicious three ...
$150 per couple Chef Linda Martin
Saturday August 19, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
CELEBRATE WITH CHOCOLATE
Working with Chocolate will be easy for you once you’ve taken this class. Learn the techniques and procedures to make ...
$ 60 Chef Melissa Stockmar
Saturday August 19, 2017
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
CHEESE & WINE PARTY
Raise your culinary expertise with a lesson on making Cheese from scratch. Students will make fresh Ricotta and Queso Fresco. ...
$ 60 Chef Lisa Brisch
Tuesday August 22, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Cooking With A Wok class at Sweet Basil
EASY CHINESE STIR-FRIES
Do you need easy to prepare dinners you can put on the table in just a few minutes? This is ...
$ 60 Chef Melissa Stockmar
Wednesday August 23, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
STOVE TOP GRILL & SMOKE
Treat yourself to a wonderful culinary experience learning to grill and use a smoker on your stove top! This lesson ...
$65 Chef Amy Barnes
Thursday August 24, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Beef Wellington class at Sweet Basil
FAST DINNERS
Make sure your dinners are the best they can be even with your busy schedule! Our lesson is a valuable ...
$60 Chef Lisa Brisch
Thursday August 24, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Healthy Summer Dinners class at Sweet Basil
ADVANCED COOKING Side Dishes
Take your cooking knowledge to the next level with this lesson of Side Dishes. Advanced techniques, methods and food combinations ...
$65 Chef Linda Martin
Friday August 25, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Chef Lisa Brisch is an instructor at Sweet Basil Cooking School
LUNCH & LEARN Shrimp Skewers on Gazpacho Gemelli Pasta Salad
Before the three day holiday, give yourself a treat with a lesson you could use during the weekend to entertain ...
$ 28 Chef Lisa Brisch
Friday August 25, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Sweet Basil Instructor Linda Martin
GOURMET COUPLES
This will be a weekend you won’t soon forget if you sign you & your partner up for our class ...
$150 per couple Chef Linda Martin
Saturday August 26, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
KIDS COOK AFTER SCHOOL FOODS
Kids ages 8 to 12, come for this chance to learn to make foods for yourself when you get home ...
$60 Chef Melissa Stockmar
Saturday August 26, 2017
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
SUNSET DINNER PARTY
Serve dinner as late as you want with this menu that will excite both your family & friends! Our menu ...
$60 Chef Lisa Brisch
Tuesday August 29, 2017
9:30 am
Melissa Stockmar - Instructor at Sweet Basil Gourmetware & Cooking School
SUMMER PORCH PARTIES
Entertain with casual grace and offer your friends this easy summer menu packed with flavor surprises! Our fun lesson is ...
$60 Chef Melissa Stockmar
Wednesday August 30, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saute class at Sweet Basil
SAUTE SUPERSTARS
Master the technique of Saute and you’ll have fast, easy ways to dazzle everyone you cook for with this amazing ...
$65 Chef Amy Barnes
Thursday August 31, 2017
9:30 am
SOUTHERN COMFORT
Learn about the foods which are uniquely Southern & enjoy the specialties & flavors that come from culinary traditions of ...
$60 Chef Lisa Brisch
Thursday August 31, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
HOOKED ON FISH
Fish is great for summertime meals. With so many ways to prepare it, you can be creative while keeping your ...
$65 Chef Linda Martin

September Classes

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Date/TimeEvent Fee Instructor
Friday September 01, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Chef Amy Banes - Sweet Basil Instructor
LUNCH & LEARN Broiled Teriyaki Chicken & Coconut Gingerroot Rice
Enjoy a delicious lunch & learn an amazing new recipe using Chicken with an Oriental flavor! Our DEMONSTRATION lesson is ...
$28 Chef Amy Barnes
Friday September 01, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
SOUTHERN SUMMER TRADITIONS cooking class at Sweet Basil Gourmetware & Cooking School
GOURMET COUPLES
Invite your partner to share an evening creating a gourmet three course dinner with a group of other couples. You’ll ...
$150 per couple Chef Linda Martin
Saturday September 02, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
CAKE DECORATING
If you’ve ever wanted to know how to decorate your own Cakes, here is your chance to learn. Students will ...
$65
Tuesday September 05, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
FAMILY COOKING class at Sweet Basil
SUNDAY SUPPERS
If your family is busy during the week, bring them together on the weekend with these delicious dinners and enjoy ...
$60 Chef Melissa Stockmar
Tuesday September 05, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
FRENCH CLASSICS SERIES - 3 Classes
FRENCH CLASSICS SERIES 3 Tuesdays: Sept. 5, 12, 19 In Mastering the Art of French Cooking by Julia Child and ...
$195 Chef Linda Martin
Wednesday September 06, 2017
9:30 am - 2:30 pm
ITALY IN SMALL BITES
What could be more fun than hosting an Italian Cocktail Party? In this lesson all of the Italian foods are ...
$60 Chef Lisa Brisch
Wednesday September 06, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
FOODS OF THE MAN CAVE
OK men, you’ve got your space together, now get your food to go with it! This lesson is for men ...
$65 Chef Amy Barnes
Thursday September 07, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
VEGETABLE GARDEN GOODNESS
This lesson is for those who eat little or no meat and love great food!  Come learn to unwrap the ...
$60 Chef Terri Milligan
Thursday September 07, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Chef Linda Martin teaches Essence Intermediate at Sweet Basil
CUISINE OF THE ARIZONA DESERT
This lesson opens the door to foods grown & harvested in Arizona. These recipes create big bold flavors with the ...
$65 Chef Linda Martin
Friday September 08, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
LUNCH & LEARN Fire and Ice Salad of Melon, Berries, and Prosciutto with Lime Chili Vinaigrette
Enjoy an irresistible lunch as you watch our DEMONSTRATION. Our menu is Fire and Ice Salad of Melon, Berries, and ...
$28 Chef Terri Milligan
Friday September 08, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
GOURMET COUPLES
Bring your culinary partner for an evening preparing a delicious three course gourmet meal. Our lesson is Grilled Sea Scallops ...
$150 per couple Chef Linda Martin
Saturday September 09, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
FAMILY COOKING class at Sweet Basil
KIDS & PARENTS COOK DINNERS
Come as a team and learn these dinner combinations so you can share the fun of preparing family dinners together ...
$55 per person Chef Melissa Stockmar
Saturday September 09, 2017
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
PACIFIC NORTHWEST SPECIALTIES
Learn to create some of the amazing flavors that come from the specialties of the Pacific Northwest.This fun & interesting ...
$60 Chef Lisa Brisch
Monday September 11, 2017
3:45 pm - 5:30 pm
KIDS COOK AFTER SCHOOL - 6 Monday Afternoons
KIDS COOK AFTER SCHOOL  - 6 Monday Afternoons: 3:45 PM - 5:30 PM September 11, 18, 25 October  2, 9, ...
Chef Melissa Stockmar
Tuesday September 12, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
PIG OUT!
Come for a fun and enlightening cooking experience and learn the how to use Pork to make so many amazing ...
$60 Chef Melissa Stockmar
Wednesday September 13, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Cooking With Herbs class at Sweet Basil
COOKING WITH HERBS
Learn to distinguish the culinary herbs and their flavors in this marvelous lesson using them in all of these creative ...
$60 Chef Lisa Brisch
Wednesday September 13, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
HEALTHY SOUTHWEST
This lesson gathers great flavors of Southwest ingredients and puts them together with fresh healthy vegetables and fruits. These combinations ...
$65 Chef Amy Barnes
Thursday September 14, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
PASTA PLEASURE
Pasta made from scratch is like no other: it’s fresh, light and cooks in minutes. A treat to all you ...
$60 Chef Terri Milligan
Thursday September 14, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
THE SPANISH TABLE
The subject of this class takes you to the heart of Spanish culinary tradition. Come for a fun class to ...
$65
Friday September 15, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Sweet Basil Instructor Linda Martin
LUNCH & LEARN Coq au Vin & Roasted Potatoes with Lemon & Sea Salt
Here is a delicious lunch and recipes for an elegant dinner party which you can easily prepare ahead of your ...
$28 Chef Linda Martin
Friday September 15, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
GOURMET COUPLES
Choose your culinary partner to join you for a fun evening of cooking and learn an amazing gourmet menu, paired ...
$150 per couple Chef Linda Martin
Saturday September 16, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Chef Melissa Stockmar teaches the Birds of a Feather class at Sweet Basil
FALL HARVEST DESSERTS
The fall fruit harvest is a great opportunity to enjoy a delicious array of seasonal desserts. Come see what you ...
$60 Chef Melissa Stockmar
Saturday September 16, 2017
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
CHINESE SPECIALITES
This lesson teaches about the ingredients, cooking techniques & flavor creation of some of the best of Chinese foods! Focus ...
Chef Lisa Brisch
Tuesday September 19, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
MEDITERRANEAN MEDLEY
Let the goodness of the foods from this sun drenched region grab your imagination! Our fun & healthy lesson will ...
$60 Chef Melissa Stockmar
Wednesday September 20, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
BBQ COMPANION
Learn how you can take your backyard grill and turn it into your favorite new cooking medium. This lesson leads ...
$60 Chef Lisa Brisch
Thursday September 21, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Cooking Class at Sweet Basil
GATHERING OF FRIENDS – HARVEST
Autumn & the harvest open the door to a beautiful time of year to bring together a “gathering” of friends. ...
$60
Thursday September 21, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
NEW ENGLAND SUPPER
Treat yourself to a feast of the culinary treasures from the East coast - the perfect makings of a classic ...
$65 Chef Linda Martin
Friday September 22, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
A Lunch & Learn class at Sweet Basil
LUNCH & LEARN Shrimp, Fennel and Radish Salad served with Frico (Parmesan Crisps)
Kick up your heels and get ready to enjoy a cool, refreshing lunch & DEMONSTRATION lesson. Enjoy the simplicity & ...
$28 Chef Lisa Brisch
Saturday September 23, 2017
12:30 pm
Kids 8-12 Cook Finger Foods at Sweet Basil
KIDS COOK FOODS ON A STICK!
If you are 8 or above, come learn how you can put all of your foods on a stick! You’ll ...
$60 Chef Melissa Stockmar
Saturday September 23, 2017
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
WINE COUNTRY ENTERTAINING
Enjoy a little of the beauty & romance of the wine country in this class focused on foods and flavors ...
$60 Chef Lisa Brisch
Tuesday September 26, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
GLUTEN FREE COOKING
If you are gluten intolerant, help yourself with a lesson of fresh healthy recipes that are delicious and gluten free! ...
$60 Chef Melissa Stockmar
Wednesday September 27, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
PALEO PREFERENCE
Discover the goodness of the Paleo diet and gain an understanding of it’s’ benefits to your health. This class opens ...
$60 Chef Lisa Brisch
Wednesday September 27, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Beef Wellington class at Sweet Basil
BEEF IT UP
Beef in all its’ forms is a food we love and can be prepared many ways. This lesson teaches about ...
$65
Thursday September 28, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
EASY ENTERTAINING WITH ONE POT
From oven to table, one pot meals can be amazingly satisfying and delicious. They lend themselves to easy preparation for ...
$60 Chef Terri Milligan
Friday September 29, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
LUNCH & LEARN Flank Steak Pinwheels stuffed with Spinach & Feta
Invite a friend to join you and treat yourselves to a delicious lunch & lesson at our DEMONSTRATION. The lesson ...
$28 Chef Amy Barnes
Saturday September 30, 2017
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
PIE PREFERENCES
People everywhere love Pie! Pick your flavor, serve it hot or cold and everyone is happy! Come learn to create ...
$60 Chef Melissa Stockmar
Saturday September 30, 2017
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
TIKI PARTY
Embrace the foods and flavors of Polynesian specialties! Our party will prepare you for celebrations you can create for your ...
$60 Chef Lisa Brisch