Class Information for Winter 2020: APPETIZERS GALORE, Monday, March 2, 5:30-9:30pm, Beardsley recreation Center, Ocotillo Room (W763)
Learn to make seven mouth-watering appetizers that your friends and family will enjoy. The menu of appetizers will include: Thai Chicken strips, Antipasto Squares, Liver Pate, Blue cheese/sundried Tomato/Candied Pecan torte. Eggplant Tahini, Cheese/olive bites and Tortilla Roll-ups. In addition, you will receive a Glossary of Culinary Terms and a description of basic cuts and Knife Cuts & Shapes and take-home lots of tips, recipes and leftovers (if there are any). bring an apron, cutting board and knives with you. Instructor Steve Drohan started his culinary career owning his own catering business in Los Angeles where he catered to many movie sets and law offices. After moving to Charlotte in 1994 he received his culinary degree in Applied Sciences. He then moved to Palm Springs, CA in 1998 where he opened a restaurant/piano bar, Rainbow Cactus Café and Bar. He was the head chef and owner and sold the restaurant in 2006. Moving to Discovery Bay California (the delta just outside San Francisco) he joined the Discovery Bay Yacht Club and became the head chef there. Throughout that time, he taught cooking classes as well. In 2016 he retired to Sun City Grand and now cooks purely for enjoyment for all his friends.