This season, give the most delicious gift of all

Custom and personalized gift certificates are now available for select cooking classes and pop-up dinners. Each gift certificate is custom printed on heavy card stock and comes with an envelope ready for gifting to your loved ones. To make this gift extra-special, you can even personalize the gift certificate with a custom message for that special someone.

For adventurous eaters who want to try new cuisines, our Sunday night pop-up dinners might just fit the bill. An exclusive experience for 10 people, these private dinner parties feature international fantasy destination themes like the upcoming "An Evening in Český Krumlov" on Sunday, March 17, 2024. Other cuisines planned for 2024 include Indian, German, Japanese, Persian and a special Halloween surprise. The cost is $95 per person which includes a full multi-course dinner with wine and beer pairings all evening long. Details and examples of past events are here:

For those who love to cook, an intimate "dinner party" style cooking class at Common Ground Food Co-op might just fit the bill. With just 10 students in each class, these hands-on workshops include alcoholic beverage tastings and a full dinner where you can feast on everything that is cooked that evening. Our next "deep dive" series will be "A Taste of Russia" on February 27 and March 5, 2024. The cost is $65 per person per class. Details and examples of other past cooking classes are here:

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