' Desert Wind - Cooking Classes

Cooking Classes


Cooking Class Series

For the love of cooking! 

We are excited to introduce a fun wine country experience at the Kitchen at Desert Wind. Get inspired with our Cooking Classes! Each class is unique and themed to showcase 'simply sophisticated' meals that you can recreate at home. Truly a one-of-a-kind experience! All our classes offer hands-on, step-by-step instruction and feature Desert Wind Wine pairings led by our Culinary Director, Stacy Blowers. These make a memorable romantic experience for two, an exciting group outing (girls' night out, anyone?), or a fun team-building event.

Last Saturday of the month, 10 am to 1 pm
$80 per person  |  $65 wine club member
Reservations Required.
All classes can be modified or customized to accomodate for dietary restrictions with advanced notice.

July 31 Class: Simply Sophisticated Farm-to-Table   SOLD-OUT

This event will feature a field trip to the farmer's market and hands-on instruction for farm-fresh ratatouille and prosciutto-wrapped melon recipes. Venture to the Prosser Farmers’ Market to meet our local farmers and purchase fresh ingredients for our cooking class. Then travel back to the Winery for a hands-on instruction of the season’s bountiful harvest. After your step-by-step instruction you will enjoy a full lunch with wine pairings.

August 28 Class: Simply Sophisticated Snacking 

Learn the secrets to creating a perfect charcuterie board! This hands-on class will show you, step-by-step, how to create a mouth-watering cheese and charcuterie platter that is sure to please any crowd. Enjoy a glass of wine and savor your own creations. Take your hardwood board home to recreate your masterpiece!

September 25 Class: Simply Sophisticated Pasta

Hands-on instruction crafting the perfect pasta from scratch. Explore the time-honored tradition of making Handmade Pasta! Join your fellow students as you journey through the beautiful process of creating your very own pasta from scratch. Enjoy a glass of wine and sit down lunch afterwards.

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