Chef Surja Tjahaja offers cooking classes for adults at the West Linn Adult Community Center. This is a great way to sharpen your culinary skills, meet other food enthusiasts, and share a terrific collective gourmet meal. This fall, our focus is on popular savory Asian dishes that keep us warm as the days grow shorter and cooler.
West Linn Classes — Winter 2018
Cost(per class): Prices for West Linn Classes are $40 for city residents; $45 for non-residents. Note particular amount of materials fee payable to Chef Surja at class. All classes include a gourmet lunch.
Note that there is an additional service charge for online registration, but not for phone registration.
Class Location: West Linn Adult Community Center, 1180 Rosemont Road, West Linn, Oregon 97068.
Date: Sunday, Feb 25 Time: 10 AM - 1:30 PM Course No. 1010.201
Celebrate the bounty of our crab season this winter with a San
Francisco-inspired seafood stew. Learn where to buy and select good quality,
best price seafood; how to prepare the seafood for cooking; and all the
techniques for making this five-star dish at your home. Lunch is accompanied
with garlic bread and salad.
Materials fee: $20
Date: Sunday, March 18 Time: 10 AM - 1:30 PM Course No. 1011.201
A great feast dish to celebrate Easter and the freshness of
spring. Guaranteed to win praise from your lucky guests, this gourmet meal synergistically
combines port, red wine, fruit and herbs using a sauce reduction technique. Also,
learn about mushroom hunting in Oregon as we use wild mushrooms for making a
side dish of potato scaloppini.
Materials fee: $30
Osso Bucco — Rustic Milano Style
Date: Sunday, April 15 Time: 10 AM - 1:30 PM Course No. 1012.201
Here is a fool-proof, easy-to-make, incredibly delicious
dish that can serve many people at a party. Learn where to shop for and how to
prepare the veal bones as well as all the cooking techniques for this awesome
dish. Served with saffron rice, which we will learn to make as an
Materials fee: $45
Register early. Due to ordering time for specialty items,
class registration closes 10 days prior to scheduled class.