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Cooking and Artful Plating for Home Chef

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Experience hosted by Augustine

4 hours
Includes food, equipment
Up to 4 people
Hosted in English

What you'll do

1) foraging at the farmers' market for in-season ingredients
2) ideating the tasting menu based on found ingredients
3) prepping and cooking each dish
4) plating, decorating, and photographing
5) taste our creations

Join me for a hands-on workshop - 1) foraging at the farmers' market for ingredients, creating the tasting menu based on found ingredients, 2) prepping and cooking, and then 3) plating, photographing, and tasting our creations.

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What's included

  • Food
    I will purchase all ingredients needed for the hands-on workshop and tastin...
  • Equipment
    I have a Sony A7R III, pro-level camera for taking photos of our creations....
From ₹3,804
/ person
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Meet your host, Augustine

Host on Airbnb since 2018
  • Identity verified
Over the last 15 years, I have been learning and refining my skills as a home chef. I have distilled techniques down to their essence. My philosophy as a chef is the simplicity and purity of flavor of the hero ingredient.

Cooking great food and plating it like a pro chef can be accessible to home chefs and not require super specialized tools and skills to achieve. See what I have created (https://www.instagram.com/augustinefou/) and join me to learn the tips and tricks that I have accumulated over the years.
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Where you'll be

We will visit specific farmers and vendors at the Union Square farmers' market and optionally other specialty stores (like Eataly, Citarella, etc.) to find ingredients. Then we prep and cook in a home kitchen. The plating and photography will also be done using natural and available light. No studio or special lighting needed.

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

More tips

Dress comfortably -- we are walking around the farmers market and possibly to Eataly on 23rd street to gather ingredients.

What to bring

(optional) bring a backpack or shopping bag in case you want to buy ingredients for yourself, to take home with you (I will buy all the ingredients we need for the workshop)