Calendar of Events

Events and Classes booked daily! Contact me for more information!  mail@jessicatijerina.com or #612.281.0428

SECOND COOKIE MAKE AND TAKE CLASS ADDED!!

Holiday Cookie Make ‘n Take #2

Participation Class

12/21/2019 Saturday 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm

The holidays are here! Get all of your baking done just in time without the shopping, prepping, measuring or cleanup! Join us to get into the holiday spirit and make several varieties of festive cookies worthy of your family cookie plate.

In this hands-on class you will make jam-filled melting moments, peppermint shortbread candy canes, cranberry pistachio almond bark, and chocolate dipped macaroons.

It’s guaranteed fun and is known to inspire new family traditions!

REGISTER HERE: The Abundant Kitchen

 

Mexican Street Food

Participation Class

12/10/2019 Tuesday 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Food on the go, from a stall, bicycle or small truck, let’s find out what Mexico has to offer.

MENU:

Elote en vaso – Corn in a Cup with cotija cheese, mayonnaise, lime/cilantro butter and chili powder.

Tacos de Canasta – Basket Tacos are corn or flour tortillas we will steam with onion, potato and spices.

Tacos al Pastor – Soft corn tortillas filled with stewed meat that has been marinating in spices all day.

All the while we will be sipping on a mouth-watering and refreshing Horchata, a Mexican rice drink.

Will end the class with one of Jessica’s favorite sweet street foods, Camotes or sweet potatoes, roasted and

drizzled with dulce de leche and a side of fresh berries.

Register at the Abundant Kitchen

 

12/13/19 PRIVATE EVENT – Grand Fête

 

Holiday Food Gift Giving Make ‘n Take 

Participation Class

12/16/2019 Monday 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Stuck for a holiday gift giving idea? Well, who wouldn’t love to receive a unique food gift?!

Let’s get in the spirit by gathering together to make culinary food gifts! In this hands-on class you’ll be creating four food gifts in mason jars to take home.

Make & Take Menu:

Instant Chai Tea (4 ounce)

Ancho BBQ Sauce (4 ounce)

Flavored Caramels (1 dozen)

Mason Jar Italian Pasta For One (8 ounce)

Register at The Abundant Kitchen

 

Twin Cities Live
“Mocktails and Charcuterie”

Tune in to Channel 5 on Thursday, December 19th 3:00 pm (CST) for some wonderfully creative holiday drinks without the alcohol. Plus, who wants to sip without a snack? I will put together a charcuterie platter that is quick, simple and impressive.

 

Holiday Cookie Make ‘n Take – SOLD OUT!

PARTICIPATION CLASS

12/21/2019 Saturday 10:00 am – 12:30 pm

The holidays are here! Get all of your baking done just in time without the shopping, prepping, measuring or cleanup! Join us to get into the holiday spirit and make several varieties of festive cookies worthy of your family cookie plate.

In this hands-on class you will make jam-filled melting moments, peppermint shortbread candy canes, cranberry pistachio almond bark, and chocolate dipped macaroons.

It’s guaranteed fun and is known to inspire new family traditions!

Register at The Abundant Kitchen

 

12/13/19 PRIVATE EVENT – In-Home

 

New Year’s Eve Date Night:  Sushi Basics

PARTICIPATION CLASS

12/31/2019 Tuesday 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

In this interactive cooking class you will learn how to shape several types of sushi. We’ll show you how to shape nigiri, handrolls and sashimi style sushi. We’ll show you the technique to making perfect sushi rice. We’ll go over all the equipment needed to make sushi at home.
 
You’ll learn how to properly brew tea that pairs perfectly with our menu. We’ll be sitting down for a delicious dinner of everything you prepare! Generous sampling of many types of sushi.
It is so much fun!  And so much food!!!

Chinese Take Out

PARTICIPATION CLASS

01/03/2020 Thursday 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

“The Chinese eat everything with four legs except tables, and everything that flies, except airplanes.” – Anonymous

As adventurous as we are, let’s start with the basics that we know and love. Mouth watering cream cheese wontons with a spicy dipping sauce, traditional Chinese scallion “pan” cakes, named after a high ranking officer during the Ching dynasty, “Kung Pao” chicken and beef & broccoli where the scallion shines!

Menu:

Cream Cheese Wonton

Scallion Pancakes

Beef & Broccoli

Kung Pao Chicken

Basic Rice Recipe

Class prices includes generous sampling of everything prepared, one glass of wine, beer, or non-alcoholic beverage, and printed recipe copy.

Register at The Abundant Kitchen

A Night in Havana, Cuba – Nordic Ware Factory Outlet

DEMONSTRATION CLASS

01/07/2020 Tuesday 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Spend an evening with me at the Nordic Ware Factory Outlet store and learn to make a full meal with Cuban flavors and flare!

MENU

Medianoche – Cuban Sandwich

Moros y Cristianos – Black Beans and Rice

Yucca/Cassaca Fries with Cumin Chimichurri Dipping Sauce

Flan Cake  – So Rich, So Delicious!

To Register Call:  #952.924.9672 (Class is limited to 22 Guests)

 

Flavors of Morrocco

PARTICIPATION CLASS

01/09/2020 Thursday 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

When the stomach gets full, it tells the head to sing. -Moroccan Proverb

Morocco is a country bursting with fresh ingredients and delicious flavors. Saffron, mint and olives, oranges and lemons are all primary ingredients in the exotic cuisine of Morocco. Join us in this hands-on cooking class to learn how to create a Mediterranean spread with Middle Eastern flavors.

Menu:

Couscous and Chicken Tagine with Preserved Lemon and Olives

Ras-al-Hanout Moroccan spice blend

Shakshuka a tomato-based dish typically eaten for breakfast with eggs and feta that is ALL THE RAGE RIGHT NOW!

Meskouta, orange cake

Class price includes generous sampling of everything prepared. Includes one glass of wine, beer, or non-alcoholic beverage and printed take-home recipes.

Register at The Abundant Kitchen

Spring in Spain – Nordic Ware Factory Outlet

DEMONSTRATION CLASS

04/07/2020 Tuesday 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Spring in Spain, join me for an evening of delightful tapas and dessert that I learned while studying in Spain.

MENU:  TBD

To Register Call:  #952.924.9672 (Class is limited to 22 Guests)

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