Teen Cooking Classes

Hands-On Experience

Our Teen Chef programs are designed to introduce teens to a professional culinary environment. We offer two levels of the teen chef program, which work to teach students basic culinary skills and then build on them, with advanced skills and techniques. Each program is a 4-week course, offered on Saturday’s from 1pm-4pm.

Class Highlights

  • 12 Hours of in Kitchen Training Provided
  • Equipment, Aprons & Ingredients to Use During the Class
  • Learn from Our Professional Chef Instructors
  • Access to Our Recipe Box with More Than 100 Recipes

Curriculum

Our Teen Chef Program consists of two four-week sections. The first section is Teen Chef Basic, which teaches foundational skills to students.  The second section is Teen Chef Advanced, which focuses on cooking workshops to help students expand and build on the skills they acquired in Teen Chef Basic. Included in the program is approximately 12 hours of in kitchen training, all required equipment and ingredients and finally, unlimited access to our online recipe box, with over 100 recipes inside. Bring nothing to these classes but your enthusiasm, and a love of food. The rest is included.

Teen Chef Basic $350

  • Mise En Place  – Learn to organize your kitchen before you cook. We’ll also teach you basic knife skills and cuts, and so much more.
  • Salad & Dressings – Learn how to make vinaigrette and emulsions (creamy salad dressing), learn about emulsifiers and learn how to compose a salad.
  • Breakfast Cookery – Learn how to poach the perfect egg, learn to make classic eggs benny and learn to cook some delicious sides!
  • Starch Cookery – Make some fresh pasta dough and cook it to perfection, and learn to make delicious starchy side-dishes.

Teen Chef Advanced $420

  • Sauce Cookery  – Learn about the 5 French mother sauces and how to add extra ingredients to create your own signature sauce.
  • Poultry Cookery – Explore poultry cooking methods, and learn how to deconstruct a whole chicken. We’ll also show you some recipes for the leftovers.
  • Meat Cookery  – Learn all about cooking to color, meat cooking methods, butchery and also, some meat forward recipes.
  • Fish Cookery – Curious how to avoid overcooking fish? We’ll teach you to cook, clean and filet a whole fish, as well as some additional recipes.

All Upcoming Teen Classes

Teen Summer Sessions

Culinaria Restaurant 5732 Kennedy Rd, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

Do you have a teenager who loves to be in the kitchen? You’re in luck, because this year, we’re offering special summer sessions for teens throughout the summer months. Your kids, aged 13-17 are invited to join us Tuesday evening for a fresh summer take on basic skills cooking. Each week we’ll focus on different lessons, and this ticket includes all 6 weeks!

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Teen Summer Sessions – All Day Breakfasts

Culinaria Restaurant 5732 Kennedy Rd, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

Join us for an exciting “All Day Breakfasts” cooking class designed specifically for teens! This session will empower teens with the skills to prepare a variety of breakfast favorites. By the end of the class, your kids will be equipped to surprise your family with a delicious and healthy breakfast any day of the week.

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Teen Summer Sessions – Savoury Breads

Culinaria Restaurant 5732 Kennedy Rd, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

Join us for “Savory Breads,” a class dedicated to the art of baking delicious savory treats. From breads and pizzas to various dough-based creations, this session is all about the joy of working with dough. Teens will have fun learning to punch, pull, and squeeze dough into tasty masterpieces. Throughout the class, your kids will delve into a variety of savory baking recipes, including different kinds of Breads and Pizzas with various toppings.

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Teen Summer Sessions – Sweet Breads

Culinaria Restaurant 5732 Kennedy Rd, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

Join us for a class dedicated to the art of baking delightful desserts. From cookies and cupcakes to pies, this session is all about the joy of creating delicious confections. Teens will have fun learning to mix, bake, and decorate a variety of sweet treats. Throughout the class, your kids will delve into a variety of sweet baking recipes, including different kinds of Cookies, Cupcakes, and Pies.

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Teen Summer Sessions – Sandwiches & Sides

Culinaria Restaurant 5732 Kennedy Rd, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

Join us for a class focused on constructing a variety of sandwiches and playing with tasty sides. Teens will put freshly baked breads to delicious use, experimenting with both sweet and savory spreads. Throughout the class, your kids will explore recipes including Club Sandwiches, Sliders, Tramezzini, Panzerotti (stuffed pizza), Wraps, a range of Sweet and Savory Spreads, various Sides and Stuffings for the sandwiches, and an assortment of Cheeses.

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Teen Summer Sessions – Pasta & Sauces

Culinaria Restaurant 5732 Kennedy Rd, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

Join us for a day filled with fun, flour, and a bit of delightful mess. This cooking class teaches teens the craft of making their own pasta and sauces entirely from scratch. Teens will learn to create various types of homemade pasta, complemented by a selection of classic sauces. The recipes we'll explore include Tomato Sauce, Bolognese, Alfredo, Rose Sauce, and Potatoes Gnocchi. We'll also dive into a comforting favorite, Mac & Cheese.

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Teen Summer Sessions – Getting College Ready

Culinaria Restaurant 5732 Kennedy Rd, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

This class will teach teens to prepare healthy favorites and equip them with basic cooking skills that will keep them well-fed and fueled as they head off to their dorm rooms. Throughout the session, your kids will learn to create nutritious meals that are easy to make in small kitchen spaces. From simple breakfasts and hearty salads to quick dinners and tasty snacks, they'll gain the confidence to cook for themselves and maintain a balanced diet.

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Teen Chef: Basic

Culinaria Restaurant 5732 Kennedy Rd, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

4 Consecutive Weeks, Every Saturday Afternoon from 1pm until 4pm [...]

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Teen Chef: Advanced

Culinaria Restaurant 5732 Kennedy Rd, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

4 Consecutive Weeks, Every Saturday Afternoon from 1pm until 4pm [...]

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