Cooking Classes: 6 Reasons Why Cooking classes Worth It

Cooking Classes

Why not? Cooking Classes are indispensable to be a good young chef. Besides, Cooking Classes for mothers give a great opportunity to learn new things and perform better in the kitchen. If you’re a mother and your kids love food but at the time of cooking it’s a great shame for you as you know nothing about cooking.

Even, it’s better to know everything about cooking for wine and food lovers. If you’re a wine and food lover, you may learn how to cook melt-in-the-mouth Santorini dishes on a 6-hour Santorini cooking class.

 

Top 6 Reasons Why Cooking classes Worth It

 

01: Cooking classes teach you new recipes

You may learn many new recipes taking cooking classes that give you more ideas about making a new meal. Now you can wonder your family making new types of recipes!!

02: Practical Experience

You can learn cooking watching youtube or live tv shows but nothing offers you the hands-on experience of attending a real live class with a real live teacher. You may get your cooking questions answers lively from your instructor.

 

03: Offers you to try new foods

You may be able to cook many new food items like Thai dishes worthy of royalty, but how will you learn unless you take a cooking class? The cooking class helps you learn scads of new food items outside your own culture and sometimes such ingredients that you don’t already get in your kitchen.

 

04: Cooking classes help you learn new techniques

Don’t you want to chop 300 carrots a minute? Of course, you want. In this case, a cooking class may help you teach new techniques that can make you feel like a chef.

 

05: Gives you healthier options

Cooking classes teach you how to make healthy snacks, low-calorie meals, or meals with good-for-you ingredients mean and more. A healthier recipe makes you feel good and guilt-free to eat.

 

06: Achieve new skills in the kitchen

There are maybe a lot of kitchen utensils that may terrify you as well as a lot of recipes that may ask you to stuff, peel, chop, grate, julienne, mash, core, and more. Before becoming disheartened, you may try to google or youtube. But the best option is to attend cooking classes. It’s because cooking classes are so invaluable that it can teach you how to use various utensils and make your food in different ways.

 

What should every cook have in their kitchen?

Having the essential tools can make all the difference when you go from taking cooking classes to be a good cooker or building a career. Now we will describe 10 essential kitchen tools that you should keep in your kitchen so that you may cook quickly and efficiently.

 

10 Essential Kitchen Tools

So, here are the following 10 essential kitchen tools:

  • A good set of knives: A good set of knives is an essential kitchen tool. Whether you want to chop, slice, mince, or dice you must need to use a knife.

 

  • Cutting board: Without a cutting board, you can’t work with your knife. You must require a durable surface to work with your knife that’s heavy enough to avoid slipping. The soft material of the cutting board preserves the edge on your blade.

 

  • Blender: With a professional powerful blender like the Ninja BL610 blender, you can easily puree vegetables, prepare emulsions, and make frozen drinks or smoothies. So, a blender is an essential tool for your kitchen.

 

  • Tongs: A pair of tongs is so essential that gives you proper control for turning over food in the oven or frying pan and arranging your entire dish.

 

  • Peeler: A peeler is one of the most essential tools in the kitchen that ensures your item ready to cook as well as looks appealing. It helps you to speed up your kitchen work.

 

  • Mandoline: A mandoline is one of the most necessary cooking utensils that’s used for slicing and for cutting juliennes nicely. Basically for salad or french cut to potatoes, you must have to use it.

 

  • Fish spatula: A fish spatula that’s designed with thin, flexible, and holes punched through the blade, is excellent for flipping a fish fillet and cooking in oil.

 

  • Variable Temperature Kettle: It’s easy now to get both drinking water and instant boiling water from kitchen taps. But, if you want to get a unique ability to heat water to a temperature of your choosing you require to use a variable temperature kettle. Besides, having a variable temperature kettle in the kitchen has some practical applications that bring a lot of advantages to your life along with a lot of pleasure to your kitchen work.

 

  • Food processor: A food processor makes your cooking easy and comfortable as it can chop vegetables, shred cheese, or mix and knead the dough and more. So, a food processor is an essential tool in your kitchen.

 

  • Food scale: A digital food scale is also one of the most necessary tools in the kitchen. It helps to control portions, make baking easier, measuring portion size, calorie counting, dieting, and measure ingredients more precisely.

 

Conclusion

In a statistic, the report shows that in 2011-2012 at the Culinary Institute of America, almost 54 percent of incoming freshmen expressed interest in working at an independent restaurant in some capacity upon graduation. So, now you may understand the importance of cooking classes that’s very important to be a good cooker or a chef. So, consider a cooking class to learn the basics of cooking.

Santorini Day Tours

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Thank you very much for coming on tour with us!

Please see below our personal picks on local restaurants, what to see, and the island’s activities.

Santorini Restaurants:

Fira:
Assyrtiko: Wine Bar & Restaurant. Greek modern cuisine, selection of wines.
Argo: Restaurant & Cocktail bar, Greek contemporary cuisine, choice of cocktails & wines.
Dionysos: Traditional cuisine & Greek specialties. Casual dining, open for lunch & dinner.

Oia:
Roka: Selection of Santorini treats & traditional island cuisine.
Ammoudi Bay: Traditional seafood restaurants, on the waterfront.
Red Bicycle: Fine dining. Contemporary cuisine, cliff views.
Kantouni: Santorini & Greek cuisine.

Imerovigli:
Anogi: Selection of local treats (small plates) & traditional island dishes.

Exo & Mesa Gonia:
Metaxi Mas (Exo Gonia): Selection of local treats (small plates) & traditional island dishes.
Aroma Avlis (Mesa Gonia): Santorini specialties, local & Greek plates.

Kamari:
Almyra: Santorini & Greek cuisine, by the sea
Kiwi: Thai & Chinese Cuisine. Arguably the best Thai restaurant on the island, ambient environment.
To Pinakeio: Selection of Santorini treats and local plates.

Waterfront:
Seaside (Perivolos beach): Contemporary bar-restaurant, Mediterranean food & chic cocktails.
Ammoudi Bay: Traditional seafood restaurants, on the waterfront.
To Psaraki (Vlychada Beach): Seafood & fish, sea-view. Arguably the best fish restaurant on the island.
The Nets (Perivolos Beach): Seafood & fish, by the coast.

Santorini What to See:

Walk from Imerovigli to Fira (late afternoon, preferably):
This is a must to do walk, and it is very easy to take (downhill). Duration approx. 30-40min.
Start from Imerovigli village, taking the caldera path (walkway) on the cliff and gaze at the beautiful views of the houses & hotels on the cliff-sides.
A few minutes walking below is the artistic neighborhood of Firostefani.
Optional stop at “Galini café” with breathtaking caldera views for a refreshment or enjoy a dinner at “Da Vinci” – maybe the best Italian restaurant in the island.
Continue walking the picturesque footpath south, towards Fira.
Shortly after Firostefani, you will have reached the top of Fira town.
Fira offers many options for restaurants, shopping & nightlife. Taxi and local bus station is located on the south part of the town, near the main square.
During peak times (July and August) taxi’s may be very hard to find throughout the island and buses may be crowded.
It is recommended to pre-book your transfer via your Hotel or at www.amazing-santorini.com

Pyrgos village (late afternoon, preferably):
Located in the heart of the island, is one of the most charming villages in Santorini.
Stroll through the small alleys towards the top of the village, where the ruins of the old fortress are. Enter the church & light up a candle, as the Greek tradition says.
Enjoy the views of the sunset from the top, alongside a glass of wine at “Franco’s” artisitc café, thereby.
Upon return at the main square of the village try a local dinner (small plates) at “Kantouni Café” and hear locals & other Greeks chatting about everyday life in Santorini.

More “Santorini Highlights”:
Oia village during sunset time & Ammoudi bay (small port with traditional sea-food restaurants).
Both of them can be extremely crowded during peak season (July and August).
It is recommended to book your transfers and/or dinner via your Hotel or online at www.amazing-santorini.com
The excavations at the prehistoric site of Akrotiri.
The Black and Red sand beaches.
Another option, if you would like to see some of the best sites on the island is through one of our private tours at www.amazing-santorini.com

 

Santorini Experiences:

Please click at www.amazing-santorini.com  and see-online some of the top activities to take while in Santorini:

Sailing Trips
– Private Sightseeing Tours
– Wine Tours
– Cooking Classes
Helicopter Flights
– Personal Concierge Services
– Deluxe Transportation

 See Online:  www.amazing-santorini.com

 

Thank you very much for reading this mini-guide, hope that it has been useful to you.
We wish you a pleasant stay in Santorini!

 

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Santorini Wine Adventure: Day Tour

Santorini Wine Adventure: Half-Day Wine Tour in Santorini

Taste the award-winning volcanic wines of Santorini as you move between the most distinctive island wineries on an intimate small group wine tour of the Santorini countryside.

Learn about the ancient vineyard of Santorini, the history of the island through the centuries and how the volcanic soils influence its wine-making.

Visit 3 traditional wineries, dotted around the picturesque island and taste a selection of 12 different wine styles served with local cheese and snacks.

Departs Daily:
Day Tour: Daily at 10:00 am (April 1st to November 1st)
Sunset Tour: Daily except Sundays, at 4.30 pm (May 15th to September 30th)

Price
Small Group Tour:
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Santorini Wine Adventure: Half-Day Wine Tour in Santorini

Santorini Wine Adventure: Half-Day Wine Tour in Santorini

Taste the award-winning volcanic wines of Santorini as you move between the most distinctive island wineries on an intimate small group wine tour of the Santorini countryside.

Learn about the ancient vineyard of Santorini, the history of the island through the centuries and how the volcanic soils influence its wine-making.

Visit 3 traditional wineries, dotted around the picturesque island and taste a selection of 12 different wine styles served with local cheese and snacks.

Departs Daily:
Day Tour: Daily at 10:00 am (April 1st to November 1st)
Sunset Tour: Daily except Sundays, at 4.30 pm (May 15th to September 30th)

Price
Small Group Tour:
 100€ Euro per person (Up to 8 guests)

Highlights

  • Visit 3 traditional wineries and cellars in the countryside of Santorini.
  • Taste a selection of 12 different wine styles from Santorini and Greece.
  • Stroll through a volcanic vineyard & discover the unique viticulture.
  • Enjoy an assortment of local cheese, salami and olives.
  • Discover the history of Santorini through its wine-making.
  • Travel in small groups, enjoy a fun, educational and intimate experience.
  • Sunset Tour: Visit a hill-top awarded winery and enjoy breathtaking views of the sunset, alongside wine-tastings served with local island tapas.