Let’s Make More Dough! Pizza & Calzones

December 22, 2011 6:30 pm
December 22, 2011 9:00 pm
iCal Import
Ger-Nis Culinary & Herb Center
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540 President St., Suite 2E, Brooklyn, NY, United States, 11215

It’s safe to say pizza and calzones make the average human purr in delight. Taking it a step further, eating a top-notch, high-quality, homemade varieties make the average human do the can can. In this class, we’re here to show you that you can (can!) make these casual, delicious meals any day of the week! Even better is it’s a fun project to take on with your kids, your friends, even your coworkers, that will satisfy a wide range of palettes. You’ll learn techniques like how to prepare the dough (which should be made ahead of time- a great time divider!) what your various options for dough are, gluten free, whole wheat, herbed and even cheesy. Calzones are essentially a pizza pocket or the dough wrapped around the goods. Calzones are an excellent medium for taking on the do and dipping. This class will focus on learning the basics while streamlining your creativity to create the perfect concoctions for your pallet. Spring & early summer veggies are perfect for pizzas and calzones. Pizza does not have to be unhealthy to be delicious. See for yourself and indulge in Pizza and calzones.

Recipes: White & Whole Wheat Dough; Vegetable Herb Marinara Sauce; Spicy Roasted Red Pepper Basil Calzones; Mushroom, Herb, & Taleggio Pizza; Spring Greens Pizza Bianca with Goat Cheese; Whole Wheat Broccoli Calzones

Class Type: Individual, hands-on cooking class

Class Notes: Master these classic & HEALTHY dishes and never have to rely on ordering in again!

Ashton Keefen

Ashton Keefe is a private chef, caterer, and food stylist in New York. After graduating from Wake Forest University with a BA in English and Entrepreneurship she studied Classic Pastry Arts at The French Culinary Institute. Ashton also contributes to Leslie Sbrocco’s Thirsty Girl, and has written, developed and tested for magazines such as O Magazine and Everyday with Rachael Ray. Check out Ashton’s personal blog Diary of a Sweet Tooth at Contact Ashton

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