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Sample Cooking Lessons
Private cooking lessons are tailored to each person’s learning desires and experience.
Below is just a sample of some of the classes I have done for clients.
Weeknight Dinners for Moms
Learn tricks and tips for preparing a week’s worth of meals in just a few hours.
Basic Knife Skills
We’ll go over some cutting tips and tricks, then we’ll use the veggies we cut to make some simple dishes (i.e., salad, soup, dip for dunking)
Plant Based Cooking 101
Learn how to blanch, roast, braise and glaze your way through all the different types of vegetables available at the market so you can enjoy every forkful.
Gluten Free Cooking and Baking
Whether you’re new to gluten free cooking or just getting tired of the same old thing, I’ll teach you how to cook great gluten free food and go over some strategies for going (or staying) gluten free.
Contact Me about Private Lessons
Private lessons make a great gift! Gift certificates may be mailed or sent electronically. Lessons can be done in person or via skype/ google hangout if you are outside of the Los Angeles area.
Sample Personal Chef Menus
I spend time with each client to conduct a full assessment of service needs and eating preferences. Menus are customized for each client based on collected information.
Black beans and butternut squash in a spiced tomato base
Simply Delicious Macro Plate
Brown rice, garlic sautéed or steamed kale, lentils or pinto beans and creamy sesame or tofu savory sauce
Stuffed Peppers or Squash
Sweet bell peppers or squash filled with a flavorful seasonal vegetable quinoa pilaf
Crisp romaine lettuce, creamy dressing and garlic croutons
Creamy Mushroom Soup
Cauliflower and mushroom, topped with a crispy shiitake garnish
Brown rice or quinoa
Give the gift of home cooking with a gift certificate from vegan personal chef, Christine Oppenheim. Gift Certificates are redeemable towards personal chef services or private cooking lessons. Contact me to purchase a gift certificate.