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UNLV

Cooking And Wine Classes in Las Vegas Division Of Educational Outreach

Les Kincaid has been teaching cooking and wine classes in Las Vegas for over 25+ years.

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or call 702-895-3394 to register by phone
8am–9pm Monday–Thursday,
8am–5pm Friday and Saturday
Questions? Send an email to les@leskincaid.com or call (702) 871-5145

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Creative Salads

Wow family and friends with quick, easy, and healthy fresh salads.
Whether served as a course within a meal or as an entrée, memorable
salads use the best seasonal ingredients available. Prepare different types of salads and discuss techniques for creating your own salad dressings.

July 9 (Tuesday)

6:00-8:30 p.m.
Ferguson Enterprises
4175 S. Grand Canyon Dr.
Las Vegas, NV 89147
$49 (1 session)

SOLD OUT!

 

 

Caribbean Delights

Enjoy the colorful and delicious flavors of the Caribbean! Caribbean
cuisine is a fusion of many culinary traditions, including African, Spanish, French, Indian, Chinese, and indigenous people. Each island has its own distinctive flavors influenced by history, local produce, and centuries of spice trade. Learn how easy it is to recreate popular dishes to bring a taste of the islands to your dinner table.

July 23 (Tuesday)

6:00-8:30 p.m.
Ferguson Enterprises
4175 S. Grand Canyon Dr.
Las Vegas, NV 89147
$49 (1 session)

 

 

Dinners From Tuscany

Love the idea of cooking with down-home Tuscan ingredients but don’t know where to start? Join Chef Les Kincaid for a fun night and discover the beauty of Italian food is in each region’s diversity. Great cooking isn’t about recipes—it’s about techniques. Explore Tuscan cuisine with its bold flavors and taste several traditional dishes.

August 6 (Tuesday)

6:00-8:30 p.m.
Ferguson Enterprises
4175 S. Grand Canyon Dr.
Las Vegas, NV 89147
$49 (1 session)

SOLD OUT!

 

 

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Not Your Classic Macaroni & Cheese

Take a weeknight favorite and step it up a notch. Give up the box mix once you discover how easy it is to prepare this warm, cheesy, creamygoodness in just minutes. We will start with the basic recipe and add ingredients to create new variations of this rich and delicious staple.

September 10 (Tuesday)

6:00-8:30 p.m.
Ferguson Enterprises
4175 S. Grand Canyon Dr.
Las Vegas, NV 89147
$49 (1 session)

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Fish To Perfection

Overcome any fears of preparing fish. Cover three different ways to cook fish as well as the how-tos of buying, storing, and substituting one fish for another. Discover healthy “best choices” for consumption, as well as fish to avoid per local fish advisories.

September 17 (Tuesday)

6:00-8:30 p.m.
Ferguson Enterprises
4175 S. Grand Canyon Dr.
Las Vegas, NV 89147
$49 (1 session)

 

 

Stir-Fry Made Easy

Discover how fast, easy, and delicious stir-frying is. Searing heat and quick cook times make it a snap to create tasty meat and vegetable dishes to delight your friends and family. Discuss essential equipment, get great tips, sample stir-fry combinations, and collect recipes to take home with you to enjoy for years to come.

October 8 (Tuesday)

6:00-8:30 p.m.
Ferguson Enterprises
4175 S. Grand Canyon Dr.
Las Vegas, NV 89147
$49 (1 session)

 

Flavors of Thailand

Explore the unique ingredients and simple techniques of Thai cooking. Thailand’s distinctive cuisine aspires to a perfect blend of flavors and textures; an ideal meal will include sweet, salty, sour, bitter, and spicy elements. Prepare many favorite Thai dishes using aromatic herbs and  spices with traditional ingredients during class. Take home recipes to enjoy in your own kitchen.

October 15 (Tuesday)

6:00-8:30 p.m.
Ferguson Enterprises
4175 S. Grand Canyon Dr.
Las Vegas, NV 89147
$49 (1 session)

 

 

Northern Italian Classics

Northern Italy: home to St. Mark’s Square, the Duomo, and some seriously delicious food. Thanks in part to the climate and resources of the Alps, Northern Italy’s cuisine is characterized by a heavier reliance on butter or cream sauces, cured meats, game, polenta, and risotto. You do not have to travel to Italy to enjoy classic Northern Italian cuisine; it is easy to prepare classic dishes of Northern Italy at home.

November 5 (Tuesday)

6:00-8:30 p.m.
Ferguson Enterprises
4175 S. Grand Canyon Dr.
Las Vegas, NV 89147
$49 (1 session)