As adults, it can become easy to do the same things when you get a date night or an evening with friends. Cooking classes are a fun way to change things up and learn something at the same time, plus you get to eat what you made without the cleanup of doing it at home. Cooking classes make great birthday gatherings, Bachelorette parties, bridal party outings, and other celebrations. Here are three great options for local cooking classes in the Chicago suburbs.
Sur La Table, Naperville
Sur La Table is located one block away from the Apple Store in downtown Naperville. Their retail store sells high end kitchen supplies and specialty foods. Upcoming classes include Celebrating the French Quarter, Flavors of the Greek Isles, Date Night: A Cozy Autumn Meal, Dim Sum, Cooking Italian Style, and more.
Marcel’s, Glen Ellyn
Marcel’s is in downtown Glen Ellyn and was founded by a longtime resident of Glen Ellyn. Choose from private events, in-home events, and cooking classes at the Marcel store. Upcoming classes include a Savannah Soirée, Seasonal Beer and Comfort Food, Family Cooking Night, and Cool Weather Soups.
Farm House Academy, Mokena
A little farther away in Mokena, you can visit Farm House Academy for classes like Adult Fall Ravioli, Adult Pizza Revolutionized, Adult Chinese Take Out, Adult Pierogi, or Adult Thai Cuisine. Farm House Academy also has a robust offering of class for kids and home-schooled children.
Entree Kitchen, Carol Stream
Not a typical cooking class but you will walk away with multiple nights of meals. Events are designed around including the kids or a Girls Night Out. Lots of options to choose from for all taste pallets.