some of our most popular cooking classes

One-pot Meal Inspired by Jacques Pepin:

  • Roast Veal with Artichokes
  • Jacques’  New One-pot Bread
  • Cucumber and Watercress Salad
  • Broiled Grapefruit with Meringue

Spa Cooking inspired by Martha Stewart Living & Canyon Ranch

  • Shiitake and Bok Choi Soup with Noodles
  • Marinated Cucumber Salad
  • Fish in Parchment with Bok Choi
  • Jasmine Rice, Shiitakes and Scallions
  • Vanilla-Ginger Asian Pears

Provencal Dinner

  • Five Herb Leaf Salad
  • Braised Chicken with Tomato and Olives
  • Garbanzo and French Lentil Salad with Sun-dried Tomato Vinaigrette
  • Pistachio and Strawberry Floating Island

and many more … all available in our Cookbook


upstairs progress at the black cat

Leila Durkin stopped by today and took these great pix … scroll down for more …spiral willow pattern

The wallpaper? Adelphi Paper-hangings' gorgeous custom re-coloring of a French Art Deco pattern ca 1920

view from the opposite side

hood and track-lighting

the hood is up in our new demonstration kitchen