Health & Wellness
Tasty Taco Tuesdays: Ongoing Cooking Class
Join us for this weekly summer cooking class, where we create some amazing tacos inspired meals from around the world and tasty enough to share with friends and family for years to come. Vegetarian options are available.
Christine Benta - Outschool Teacher
166 total reviews for this teacher
12 reviews for this class
Completed by 57 learners
Once per week
learners per class
How does an “Ongoing” course work?
Meets on a weekly schedule, join any week, no need to catch up on previous material
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Automatic payment every Sunday, cancel any time
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Join me as we experiment in the Kitchen and explore THE WORLD OF TACOS. During these sessions you will get to create some delicious Taco inspired dishes. We will also discuss the class rules, kitchen safety guideline, meal prep tasks, as well as the background behind the history of each meal and the technique(s) that will be used during the prep and cooking process. We will follow the prep and cooking times detailed in the recipes that will be sent out prior to the beginning of the class,...
Students will learn how to: *slice, dice and chop vegetables. *properly cook fish, chicken, and ground meat. *mix and layer ingredients *use herbs and vegetable to add flavor and texture. *make adjustments with ingredients and cooking times as needed *kitchen measurement and calculations *make homemade sauces and dressings *trust the process of creating *Will learn the history of traditional tacos and more
I am a Cooking and Art Enrichment Instructor, a traveling foodie, and a Health Coach for children ages 5 -18. I have taught fusion inspired cooking, baking, and art classes for over 10 years.
No homework will be given, however participants are advised to take sometime to review the recipes instructions.
The ingredient list and recipes will be sent out every Sat or Sunday before the week of each class starting. All ingredients can be purchase at your local farmer's markets and grocery stores. GENERAL KITCHEN UTENSILS LIST (specific tools are posted with the recipes) 1.A big/ medium bowl 2. 2-3 small prep bowls 3. A large or medium skillet 4. Cutting board 5. A knife: chef knife , pairing knife, or clear plastic knife with grooves on the blades. (one that they are most comfortable with) 6. Butter knife 7. A small spoon and fork 8. a can opener 9. A Small Pot for rice/ Quinoa or a Rice Cooker 10. Baking tray 11. Vegetable peeler 12. Rubber spatula 13. Aluminum paper 14. A blender 15. A big baking dish 16. Measuring spoons and Cups 17. Electric griddle or cast iron griddle. 18. Food processor
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
After each session, each participant will get to taste their cooked meal and share it with their family.
1 hour 15 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
Since we will be using, blenders, knives, the stove top, oven, graters, etc. for certain recipes, parental supervision is advised if any assistance is need.
Christine Benta - Outschool Teacher
Let's Cook and Paint the World Around Us
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
166 total reviews
118 completed classes
Hi Friends! My name is Christine and a Cooking Instructor, and an Art Enrichment Instructor. I believe that we were created to create, and so I hope to inspire my students to feel free to use their senses, ideas, and imaginations to continuously...