The Valentine’s Day Dinner
Bring your Valentine to our Valentines Dinner cooking class and get a romantic boost while preparing this awesome menu together. Peppered with aphrodisiac foods that have been proven throughout history to inspire a spark, Chef Aaron Tekulve will guide you in the masterful creation of the perfect Valentines Dinner. Starting off with a glass of wine and small bites, you will make:
Shigoku Oysters with Mignonette, served with Champagne
Grilled Treviso, Arugula and Pomegranate Salad with Pumpkin Seeds and Pomegranate-Honey Vinaigrette
Pan Roasted Salmon with Avocado Crema, Toasted Pinenuts, Serrano, Lime, Cilantro
Chocolate Hazelnut Mousse with Brûlée of Bananas, Smoked Vanilla Cream and Salted Hazelnuts
Chef Tekulve, a recent contestant on Chopped, is the owner of his private dining business Surrell Dinners, operating since 2012. His kitchen experience includes sous chef at Lark, apprentice of chef de cuisine Lauren Thompson at Cafe Juanita, and chef de Partie at Canlis.