The Civic Kitchen is a recreational cooking school offering hands-on classes and events for home cooks in a welcoming, purpose-built space in the Mission District.
Whether for a novice or experienced cook, a gift certificate to a class at The Civic Kitchen makes a wonderful present
Dianne Jacob, writing coach and award-winning author, will share insights into cookbook concept development, recipe writing, and how to craft a proposal to get you published.
Join Viola Buitoni as she teaches us to select, clean and cook fish and seafood the Italian way. Get comfortable with all things scaly, tentacled and spiny in this hands-on class.
Join Civic Kitchen co-founder Jen Nurse to learn to use, select, and care for kitchen knives. We'll practice cutting techniques essential to fast, more enjoyable home cooking.
Chef Agustín Gaytán shares his favorite Antojitos (Mexican appetizers). Join the hands-on fun as we grill seafood, roast chiles and prepare crazy-delicious authentic salsas.
Join Lorraine Witte for an in-depth hands-on class in authentic Chinese stir-frying. Learn to use and care for a wok, and cook a variety of Lorraine’s seasonal family recipes.
Whether it’s brunch, lunch or dinner, on a picnic blanket or white tablecloth, this versatile menu will wow your guests and have you entertaining with ease all summer long.
Celebrate the June equinox with Camila Loew’s Sobremesa gathering. Join us as we cook and share the foods of California’s early summer bounty in communal Spanish style!
Curious about using your Instant Pot or pressure cooker (or whether to acquire one)? Frances shares knowledge and great recipes to get you cooking with these time-saving tools.
Build a strong foundation for any culinary challenge thrown your way. Get ready to face the fundamentals—from sautéing to searing to steaming, we’ve got it covered!
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The Civic Kitchen 2961 Mission Street San Francisco CA 94110MAP