Gnocchi Plated on a Dish

Italian Christmas: California

Celebrate the holiday season the Italian way and treat your holiday guests to an extra special treat!

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

Italians are known for their delicious Christmas celebrations, and many recipes are handed down for generations. Join us for this 5-hour hands-on class to learn recipes sure to bring your holiday celebrations to life. From a perfectly soft, fluffy roman style gnocchi, to a beautifully roasted Costolette D’Agnello, and much more, a touch of Italian magic is all that you’ll need to delight your guests for any holiday season. Don’t forget to bring home your delicious Panettone—a notorious Italian dessert.

Gnocchi Plated on a Dish
CLASS SCHEDULES
None Scheduled.
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Important: Please review our Cancellation and Refund Policy and dress code. Check back frequently to see new start dates or contact us at 866.318.2433. Although the International Culinary Center is accredited by the ACCSC, this course does not fall within the scope of the commission’s accreditation. This non-professional course is designed for personal enrichment and is not intended to qualify a student for employment.

UPCOMING CLASSES
None Scheduled.
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Professional Wine Service Class

Learn proper sparkling, decanting and still wine service from Jim Rollston, MS.

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

Learn the Court of Master Sommeliers standards for sparkling, decanting and still wine service with demos and hands-on practice for all class participants. Discover how you can sell wine more effectively on the restaurant floor through product knowledge, proper mise en place, reading your customers, timing and teamwork. This class will be led by Master Sommelier Jim Rollston, Wine Director at 3-Michelin starred Manresa.

Please bring your own wine key. All other supplies will be provided.
Lunch will be provided.

This class is open to individuals currently working in the hospitality industry.

ABOUT YOUR INSTRUCTOR

Jim Rollston brings nearly 20 years of experience in the wine and hospitality industries to ICC, and currently serves as the Wine Director for three-Michelin star Manresa in Los Gatos. He previously held sommelier roles at Cyrus Restaurant in Healdsburg and the three restaurants of The Lodge at Pebble Beach. In addition to his restaurant experience, he has also worked in a number of wine-making roles at wineries throughout Northern California. Jim joined ICC in 2016.

Jim will be assisted by Advanced Sommelier and ICC grad, Aaron Babcock. Aaron is a sommelier at three-Michelin star Quince Restaurant in San Francisco, and is currently studying for his Master Sommelier exam.

READY TO BEGIN A CAREER IN WINE?

Take your career a step further with ICC’s Intensive Sommelier Training program. Click here to learn more.

CLASS SCHEDULES
None Scheduled.
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Important: Please review our Cancellation and Refund Policy and dress code. Check back frequently to see new start dates or contact us at 866.318.2433. Although the International Culinary Center is accredited by the ACCSC, this course does not fall within the scope of the commission’s accreditation. This non-professional course is designed for personal enrichment and is not intended to qualify a student for employment.

One Day Classes: CA

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French Classics Coq Au Vin: California

Savor the tastes of France and add a host of new techniques to your cooking repertoire while learning how to make classic dishes. In this class, a chef-instructor will guide you through the execution behind a light salad with vinaigrette, Coq au Vin,  and Chocolate Soufflé.

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

You’ll learn how to properly cook protein, while also seeing how to whisk together a classic vinaigrette with just the right flavor and consistency. Finally, you’ll learn the keys to making a classic French dessert that will end any meal with a sweet, and memorable, touch.

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CLASS SCHEDULES
None Scheduled.
Check Back Soon

Important: Please review our Cancellation and Refund Policy and dress code. Check back frequently to see new start dates or contact us at 866.318.2433. Although the International Culinary Center is accredited by the ACCSC, this course does not fall within the scope of the commission’s accreditation. This non-professional course is designed for personal enrichment and is not intended to qualify a student for employment.

UPCOMING CLASSES
None Scheduled.
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Tapas Essentials

The “small plates” trend currently in vogue in so many New York City hot spots has its deep roots in the lively taverns of Spain, where tapas are enjoyed with wine and friends. Bring this social and savory style of eating to your own table. After this course, you’ll have the know-how to assemble impromptu cocktail “bites” or combine several dishes into a delectable, eclectic meal. Either way, these small plates are a great way to bring big flavors, friends and family together.

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

You’ll prepare soup, vegetable, meat and seafood recipes for such tapas favorites as tortilla española (potato omelet) and almendras fritas (savory sautéed almonds). You’ll polish your culinary skills and acquire a few cooking methods traditional to the Spanish kitchen, using the cazuela (earthenware casserole) and plancha (griddle) to conjure authentic dishes.

TUITION INCLUDES
  • Application fee
  • Uniform
  • Tool kit
  • Books and supplies

Purchase a gift certificate

CLASS SCHEDULES

04/25/2019

04/26/2019 – $695
Thurs & Fri 9:30 am – 2:30 pm

09/19/2019

09/20/2019 – $695
Thurs & Fri 9:30 am – 2:30 pm

Important: Please review our Cancellation and Refund Policy and dress code. Check back frequently to see new start dates or contact us at 888.324.2433. Although the International Culinary Center is accredited by the ACCSC, this course does not fall within the scope of the commission’s accreditation. This non-professional course is designed for personal enrichment and is not intended to qualify a student for employment.

UPCOMING CLASSES

Jan 2019

CULINARY TECHNIQUES


01/07/2019 -

02/04/2019 – $8,230
Mon-Fri 9:30 am – 2:30 pm

PASTRY TECHNIQUES


01/07/2019 -

02/04/2019 – $6,800
Mon-Fri 9:30 am – 2:30 pm

ARTISANAL BREAD BAKING


01/28/2019 -

2/1/2019 – $1,575
Mon-Fri 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm

ESSENTIALS OF FINE COOKING


01/28/2019 -

02/06/2019 – $1,750
Mon, Wed, & Fri 5:45 pm – 10:45 pm

Feb 2019

ESSENTIALS OF PASTRY ARTS


02/04/2019 -

02/08/2019 – $1,550
Mon-Fri 5:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Mar 2019

FOOD STYLING FOR MEDIA


03/01/2019 -

03/02/2019 – $595
Fri & Sat* 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
*Saturday classes are 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

CHARCUTERIE & PÂTÉS


03/04/2019 -

03/06/2019 – $820
Mon-Wed 9:30 am – 2:30 pm

ARTISANAL BREAD BAKING


03/18/2019 -

03/22/2019 – $1,575
Mon-Fri 8:30 am – 3:00 pm

ARTISANAL BREAD BAKING


03/25/2019 -

03/29/2019 – $1,575
Mon-Fri 8:30 am – 3:00 pm

Apr 2019

TAPAS ESSENTIALS


04/25/2019 -

04/26/2019 – $695
Thurs & Fri 9:30 am – 2:30 pm

UPCOMING CLASSES

Greek Christmas with Maria Loi

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

Bring a few Greek favorites to your holiday table this year! Chef Maria Loi, Greek food ambassador and author of The Greek Diet, prepares you to cook your holiday feast with the ingredients and flavors of the Mediterranean. In this one-day, hands-on class, you’ll learn to make classic Greek dishes, as well as the health benefits of ingredients that comprise the Mediterranean diet.

Greek Christmas Menu:

  • Arnaki Fricasse – Braised Lamb with Romaine, Leeks, and Dill in Traditional Avgolemono (Egg-Lemon) Sauce
  • Sitarenia me Rodi – Arugula, Pomegranate, Wheat Berries, Walnuts, and Mastiha-Infused Apple Salad with Vinaigrette
  • Kourambiedes – Traditional Greek Almond Christmas Cookies with Mastiha

Purchase a gift certificate

Important: Please review our Cancellation and Refund Policy and dress code. Check back frequently to see new start dates or contact us at 888.324.2433. Although the International Culinary Center is accredited by the ACCSC, this course does not fall within the scope of the commission’s accreditation. This non-professional course is designed for personal enrichment and is not intended to qualify a student for employment.

CLASS SCHEDULES
None Scheduled.
Check Back Soon
UPCOMING CLASSES

Jan 2019

PARISIAN BAGUETTES


01/12/2019 -

01/12/2019 – SOLD OUT
Sat 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

WINE UNCORKED


01/12/2019 -

01/12/2019 – $195
Sat 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

MACARONS & MADELEINES


01/26/2019 -

01/26/2019 – $195
Sat 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm

SECRETS OF SPICES


01/26/2019 -

01/26/2019 – $195
Sat 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

CROISSANTS


01/30/2019 -

01/30/2019 – $195
Wed 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Feb 2019

FRENCH CLASSICS: COQ AU VIN & MORE


02/02/2019 -

02/02/2019 – $195
Sat 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

CHOCOLATE TREATS & TRUFFLES


02/09/2019 -

02/09/2019 – $195
Sat 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm

COOKING THE NEW DELICIOUS


02/09/2019 -

02/09/2019 – $195
Sat 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

HOMEMADE PIZZA


02/13/2019 -

02/13/2019 – $195
Wed 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

NYC FAVORITES: BAGELS


02/23/2019 -

02/23/2019 – $195
Sat 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Other One Day Classes
ICC French Pastries

Pastry Techniques

If the mere mention of elegant French pastries or exquisite cakes makes your heart race, ICC’s Pastry Techniques course may just be what you’re looking for. Through this in-depth course, bakers get a taste of a professional pastry kitchen, taking their skills to new heights and learning how to create a wide range of desserts.

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

Taught by ICC’s inspiring pastry chef-instructors, these small, high-energy classes are hands-on, exciting and a great training ground for the at-home baker who wants to learn techniques employed by professional pastry chefs in the industry.

Come to class each day, slip on your baker’s whites and get ready to discover how to handle a pastry bag with precision, temper and mold chocolate, decorate cakes and much more—skills that will become second nature as you progress through 100 hours of fast-paced training. Best of all, you’ll do it at your own well-equipped workstation, in the same modern facilities used by the school’s career students.

Serious amateurs will learn to:

  • Bake cakes and tarts
  • Work with chocolate
  • Construct mousses and hot & cold desserts
  • Make petits fours
  • Create sugar syrups, meringues and buttercreams
  • Develop skills in cake decoration
  • Make puff pastry and pâte a choux
  • Use baking tools and equipment properly
  • Become familiar with the ingredients of the pastry kitchen
TUITION INCLUDES

Application fee
Uniform
Tool kit
Books and supplies
“Family meal” prepared by culinary program students (weekdays)

Purchase a gift certificate

ICC French Pastries
CLASS SCHEDULES

For more class dates throughout the year, please contact David Lopez at dlopez@culinarycenter.com or +1 (646) 254-7522

01/07/2019

02/04/2019 – $6,800
Mon-Fri 9:30 am – 2:30 pm

Important: Please review our Cancellation and Refund Policy and dress code. Check back frequently to see new start dates or contact us at 888.324.2433. Although the International Culinary Center is accredited by the ACCSC, this course does not fall within the scope of the commission’s accreditation. This non-professional course is designed for personal enrichment and is not intended to qualify a student for employment.

UPCOMING CLASSES

Jan 2019

CULINARY TECHNIQUES


01/07/2019 -

02/04/2019 – $8,230
Mon-Fri 9:30 am – 2:30 pm

PASTRY TECHNIQUES


01/07/2019 -

02/04/2019 – $6,800
Mon-Fri 9:30 am – 2:30 pm

ARTISANAL BREAD BAKING


01/28/2019 -

2/1/2019 – $1,575
Mon-Fri 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm

ESSENTIALS OF FINE COOKING


01/28/2019 -

02/06/2019 – $1,750
Mon, Wed, & Fri 5:45 pm – 10:45 pm

Feb 2019

ESSENTIALS OF PASTRY ARTS


02/04/2019 -

02/08/2019 – $1,550
Mon-Fri 5:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Mar 2019

FOOD STYLING FOR MEDIA


03/01/2019 -

03/02/2019 – $595
Fri & Sat* 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
*Saturday classes are 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

CHARCUTERIE & PÂTÉS


03/04/2019 -

03/06/2019 – $820
Mon-Wed 9:30 am – 2:30 pm

ARTISANAL BREAD BAKING


03/18/2019 -

03/22/2019 – $1,575
Mon-Fri 8:30 am – 3:00 pm

ARTISANAL BREAD BAKING


03/25/2019 -

03/29/2019 – $1,575
Mon-Fri 8:30 am – 3:00 pm

Apr 2019

TAPAS ESSENTIALS


04/25/2019 -

04/26/2019 – $695
Thurs & Fri 9:30 am – 2:30 pm

UPCOMING CLASSES

Liquid Intelligence with Dave Arnold

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

The Science and Techniques of Making Cocktails with Dave Arnold

Delve into inventive spirits with the mastermind of cocktail technology himself, Dave Arnold. Paralleling the structure of his book, Liquid Intelligence, this one-day course will explain the theory of classic cocktail technique, balance and recipe development. Arnold will build upon the fundamentals of traditional cocktails to teach new bar techniques, with a focus on that which can be applied to any bar situation, as well as incorporating more demanding, and sometimes expensive, techniques. Gain an understanding of the advancements in cocktail technology and why, when, and how to use these new techniques.

What You’ll Learn:

  • The effects of shaking techniques
  • How stirring works
  • The rules of cocktail specs
  • Using cocktail rules to develop new drinks
  • Using culinary acids in a juice program
  • Ways to manage and produce ice
  • Rapid infusions using ISI whipper
  • Fat washing techniques
  • Milk washing techniques
  • Juice shake techniques
  • Carbonation techniques
  • Centrifugation techniques

Purchase a gift certificate.

About Dave Arnold: Associate Dean of Culinary Technology
After teaching at ICC from 2005 to 2011 Dave Arnold opened Booker and Dax, a bar devoted to cutting-edge cocktail techniques and launched Booker and Dax Equipment, designing equipment for chefs and home cooks. Dave is the author of the James Beard and IACP award-winning book Liquid Intelligence, host of the weekly podcast Cooking Issues on Heritage Radio Network, and founder of The Museum of Food and Drink. To support MOFAD and their upcoming exhibitions, please click here.

CLASS SCHEDULES
None Scheduled.
Check Back Soon

Important: Please review our Cancellation and Refund Policy and dress code. Check back frequently to see new start dates or contact us at 888.324.2433. Although the International Culinary Center is accredited by the ACCSC, this course does not fall within the scope of the commission’s accreditation. This non-professional course is designed for personal enrichment and is not intended to qualify a student for employment.

UPCOMING CLASSES

Jan 2019

PARISIAN BAGUETTES


01/12/2019 -

01/12/2019 – SOLD OUT
Sat 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

WINE UNCORKED


01/12/2019 -

01/12/2019 – $195
Sat 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

MACARONS & MADELEINES


01/26/2019 -

01/26/2019 – $195
Sat 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm

SECRETS OF SPICES


01/26/2019 -

01/26/2019 – $195
Sat 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

CROISSANTS


01/30/2019 -

01/30/2019 – $195
Wed 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Feb 2019

FRENCH CLASSICS: COQ AU VIN & MORE


02/02/2019 -

02/02/2019 – $195
Sat 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

CHOCOLATE TREATS & TRUFFLES


02/09/2019 -

02/09/2019 – $195
Sat 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm

COOKING THE NEW DELICIOUS


02/09/2019 -

02/09/2019 – $195
Sat 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

HOMEMADE PIZZA


02/13/2019 -

02/13/2019 – $195
Wed 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

NYC FAVORITES: BAGELS


02/23/2019 -

02/23/2019 – $195
Sat 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Other One Day Classes

Olive Oil Sommelier Certification: Course Two

Course Two is designed to hone your sensory assessment skills in olive oil. Dive deeper into olive oil chemistry, testing methods and quality standards in day one. With an emphasis on advanced sensory assessment techniques, you’ll continue to sample oils from around the world.

Days two and three are reserved for instructional tasting exercises where you’ll put what you’ve learned into action—participating in formal proficiency testing and selective trials to identify cultivars, the presence and degree of defect and quality characteristics. Students who complete both courses, One and Two, and meet proficiency benchmarks will receive their Olive Oil Sommelier Certification.

Executive Director, Olive Oil Sommelier Certification program: Curtis Cord, publisher of Olive Oil Times and president of the New York International Olive Oil Competition.

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN
  • Production, processing and olive oil chemistry
  • Sensory evaluation and advanced analysis
  • Sensory perception and health
  • Testing methods and advanced sensory assessment techniques
  • Proficiency testing and instruction
TUITION INCLUDES
  • Application fee
  • Books and supplies
  • Certified cobalt tasting glass
  • Certificate of completion at course end

Note: Olive Oil Sommelier Certification is a two-course comprehensive, certification series. As a pre-requisite, successful completion of Olive Oil Sommelier Certification, Course One (18 hours) is required prior to attending this course. Completion of both courses is required for certification.

About Olive Oil Times Education Lab:

The Olive Oil Times Education Lab supports projects that foster a greater understanding of olive oil through collaborative initiatives with partner organizations. Olive Oil Times is an independent online publication, and the leading source of olive oil industry news and information.

CLASS SCHEDULES

05/16/2019

05/18/2019 – $1400
Thur-Sat 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Important: Please review our Cancellation and Refund Policy and dress code. Check back frequently to see new start dates or contact us at 888.324.2433. Although the International Culinary Center is accredited by the ACCSC, this course does not fall within the scope of the commission’s accreditation. This non-professional course is designed for personal enrichment and is not intended to qualify a student for employment.

UPCOMING CLASSES

Jan 2019

CULINARY TECHNIQUES


01/07/2019 -

02/04/2019 – $8,230
Mon-Fri 9:30 am – 2:30 pm

PASTRY TECHNIQUES


01/07/2019 -

02/04/2019 – $6,800
Mon-Fri 9:30 am – 2:30 pm

ARTISANAL BREAD BAKING


01/28/2019 -

2/1/2019 – $1,575
Mon-Fri 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm

ESSENTIALS OF FINE COOKING


01/28/2019 -

02/06/2019 – $1,750
Mon, Wed, & Fri 5:45 pm – 10:45 pm

Feb 2019

ESSENTIALS OF PASTRY ARTS


02/04/2019 -

02/08/2019 – $1,550
Mon-Fri 5:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Mar 2019

FOOD STYLING FOR MEDIA


03/01/2019 -

03/02/2019 – $595
Fri & Sat* 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
*Saturday classes are 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

CHARCUTERIE & PÂTÉS


03/04/2019 -

03/06/2019 – $820
Mon-Wed 9:30 am – 2:30 pm

ARTISANAL BREAD BAKING


03/18/2019 -

03/22/2019 – $1,575
Mon-Fri 8:30 am – 3:00 pm

ARTISANAL BREAD BAKING


03/25/2019 -

03/29/2019 – $1,575
Mon-Fri 8:30 am – 3:00 pm

Apr 2019

TAPAS ESSENTIALS


04/25/2019 -

04/26/2019 – $695
Thurs & Fri 9:30 am – 2:30 pm

UPCOMING CLASSES

Flødeboller and Pecan Maple Brittles

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

Danish flødeboller, hand-dipped chocolate cream puffs, are one of Scandinavia’s most delicious little secrets. Learn how to create your own with a perfect snap and shine!

In this 3 hour class taught by Noah Carroll, Executive Pastry Chef at the Great Northern Food Hall, you’ll learn the important steps of preparing and assembling the perfect flødeboller. You’ll practice shaping, coating, and even tempering chocolate as well as learn to make various types of naturally flavored meringue.

As a special treat, Chef Noah will teach the class how to make Pecan Maple Brittles, another favorite confection.

What You’ll Enjoy:

  • Handmade flødeboller and pecan maple brittle to bring home
  • Coffee from Brownsville roaster, tea and ciders to enjoy with your treats
  • Recipe booklet and apron to bring home

Purchase a gift certificate.

About Chef Noah Carroll: Executive Pastry Chef, Great Northern Food Hall
Noah comes from a Corporate Chef position at the Dominique Ansel Bakery in New York City. Prior to this, Noah worked six years as Sous Chef and Executive Pastry Chef within The Dinex Group of Daniel Boulud.

Photo Credit: Signe Birck Photography

Important: Please review our Cancellation and Refund Policy and dress code. Check back frequently to see new start dates or contact us at 888.324.2433. Although the International Culinary Center is accredited by the ACCSC, this course does not fall within the scope of the commission’s accreditation. This non-professional course is designed for personal enrichment and is not intended to qualify a student for employment. This class is also open to students 13 – 15 years of age, but they must be accompanied by an enrolled adult.

CLASS SCHEDULES
None Scheduled.
Check Back Soon
UPCOMING CLASSES

Jan 2019

PARISIAN BAGUETTES


01/12/2019 -

01/12/2019 – SOLD OUT
Sat 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

WINE UNCORKED


01/12/2019 -

01/12/2019 – $195
Sat 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

MACARONS & MADELEINES


01/26/2019 -

01/26/2019 – $195
Sat 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm

SECRETS OF SPICES


01/26/2019 -

01/26/2019 – $195
Sat 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

CROISSANTS


01/30/2019 -

01/30/2019 – $195
Wed 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Feb 2019

FRENCH CLASSICS: COQ AU VIN & MORE


02/02/2019 -

02/02/2019 – $195
Sat 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

CHOCOLATE TREATS & TRUFFLES


02/09/2019 -

02/09/2019 – $195
Sat 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm

COOKING THE NEW DELICIOUS


02/09/2019 -

02/09/2019 – $195
Sat 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

HOMEMADE PIZZA


02/13/2019 -

02/13/2019 – $195
Wed 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

NYC FAVORITES: BAGELS


02/23/2019 -

02/23/2019 – $195
Sat 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Other One Day Classes