Culinary Courses

Cake Decorating - Beginning

This course is an introduction to icing techniques and variations of design.  Learn how to stack and shape cakes along with a variety of frosting and royal icing piping, flowers, and basket weaving techniques.  This is a hands-on course, so come prepared to design the cake you have always wanted! All materials provided and you will take home your own, unique creation. This is an on-campus class with social distancing and other safety precautions.

Location: BC Central On-Campus
Instructor: Nina Canales

2489 CFOO9023 (01201T)         3 hrs.
9/26        Sat                 9am-12pm
$55
2490 CFOO9023 (02201T)         3 hrs.
11/14        Sat                 9am-12pm
$55

Cake Decorating - Gum Paste

Learn the basics of making gum paste flowers and molds. Gorgeous flowers are a classic and impressive way to decorate any cake. With step by step instruction, you will make flowers that look real enough to smell. Using molds, learn to create individualistic charactors to compliment any presentation. This is an on-campus class with social distancing and other safety precautions.

Location: BC Central On-Campus
Instructor: Nina Canales

2491 CFOO9065 (01201T)         3 hrs.
12/12        Sat                 9am-12pm
$55

Cookie Decorating - Beginning

Hand decorated cookies are an impressive addition to any event! Learn to mix/color royal icing to complete basic border/flood technique and add both incorporated and three-demensional decorations. Each student will go home with one dozen of their personally decorated cookies. This is an on-campus class with social distancing and other safety precautions.

Location: BC Central On-Campus
Instructor: Rebecca Livoti

2492 CFOO9061 (01201T)         2 hrs.
9/15        T                 6-8pm
$35
2493 CFOO9061 (02201T)         2 hrs.
11/10        T                 6-8pm
$35

Cookie Decorating - Intermediate

Build on your beginning cookie decorating skills. After a quick review, learn how to design and complete more intricate decorations including three dimensional flowers. Each student will go home with one dozen of their personally decorated cookies. This is an on-campus class with social distancing and other safety precautions.

Location: BC Central On-Campus
Instructor: Nina Canales

2494 CFOO9062 (01201T)         3 hrs.
10/13        T                 6-9pm
$50
2495 CFOO9062 (02201T)         3 hrs.
12/8        T                 6-9pm
$50

Let’s Get Cooking! Culinary Series

This is a hands-on cooking series.  Students will prepare all parts of the four to five course meals and, sit together to enjoy the fruits of their labor. Students may bring libations to enjoy while preparing/eating the meal. Recipes are included. This is an on-campus class with social distancing and other safety precautions.

Location: BC Central
Instructor: Debbie Warren

 

Couples Fall Dinner Party
Celebrate a return to socializing with a seasonal fall themed menu. We will focus on make ahead recipes allowing the host to enjoy the party.
 
2496 CFOO9064 (01201T)             3 hrs.
9/10          R                6-9pm
$80

Halloween Party Fun 101
Learn the basics of organizing and hosting a Halloween party for adults and kids alike. The class will include the five basics of party planning and foods to get everyone in the spooky spirit.
 
2497 CFOO9064 (02201T)             3 hrs.
10/1          R                6-9pm
$80

Stress Free Holiday Entertaining
Whether it’s a big turkey dinner, a fancy holiday dessert soiree or a champagne and hors d'oeuvres celebration to welcome the new year, we will prepare sides, sweets and appetizers to accompany the event. The best part is that it is stress free!
 
2498 CFOO9064 (03201T)             3 hrs.
11/5         R                 6-9pm
$80

Vegetarian Meals - Mexican Style

When you think of Mexican cooking, it's hard not to think of carnitas, carne asada, beef enchilads and tacos. Taking Mexican food to vegetarian, is a lot easier than you think! Join us and learn how to make a three course vegetarian Mexican meal, with two different chile sauces. Recipies are included. This is an on-campus class with social distancing and other safety precautions.

Location: BC Central On-Campus
Instructor: Nicole Almeida

2499 CFOO9066 (01201T)         3 hrs.
10/22        R                 6-9pm
$49
2500 CFOO9066 (02201T)         3 hrs.
11/19        R                 6-9pm
$49

Meal Prep

Customize your meals with delicious, affordable food.  This course caters to your individual desire (Keto, Gluten Free, Vegetarian, Low Cholesterol, etc.)  Contact Community Education today to schedule your individualized Meal Prep class.  Prices will vary.

Available upon request. Contact 979.230.3600.

Team Building in the Kitchen

Culinary team building programs are a popular and effective employee bonding experience. Through a variety of challenges and cooking activities unite your team and improve communication skills. Contact Community Education today to schedule your unique dining experience for up to 12 people. Prices will vary.

Available upon request. Contact 979.230.3600

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Phone
979-230-3600

Address
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Lake Jackson, TX 77566

Hours

Monday-Thursday
8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Friday
8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Saturday-Sunday
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