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Des Moines Beginner Cooking Instructors

Browse these beginner cooking classes with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Des Moines.

Sunflower Chef Catering
5.0
from 30 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 35 hires on Thumbtack
Candi S.
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Julie Peters prepared food and taught a two-hour class using Young Living Essential Oils. We discussed the menu ahead of time. Julie gprovided great customer service, listening to my input on what might work for our group. When I attended with several team members, I was impressed. The food was nutritious as well as delicious! She even went the extra mile and made everything look elegant. One thing I really appreciated is how she made it simple and explained everything clearly. We received recipes and I was able to go home and make the dish on my own. Not only was her class organized, but also creative and fun! It was a joy to work with Julie. Ms. Peters is a professional. I look forward to enjoying more of her food in the future!

Local Yocals
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 5 years in business
Megan F.
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Local Yocals has easily become a family favorite. They are able to blend the perfect combination of incredibly fresh local flavors, and incredible chef talent. The menu as always has staples, but also has new flavors to try. If I have to choose a vendor at any event and Local Yocals is an option, we will choose them every single time. One thing I also appreciate is that they write where the food sources are from, it seems like everyone claims to be local, and this is the real deal. Well done.

Real Food 4 Kids
5.0
from 2 reviews
    Nicole L.
    Verified review

    Sue is very knowledgable about food, ingredients, and local offerings. Her passion for food and great rapport with children make her classes a winning combination! More importantly, the kids think it is delicious and fun!

    Dinner At Your Door
    3.0
    from 2 reviews
    • 5 hires on Thumbtack
    Lane D.
    Verified review

    Our experience was fantastic. She handled our party of 12 very well and the food was great.

    MAK'N Memory's Catering
    5.0
    from 1 review
    • 8 years in business
    • 1 hire on Thumbtack
    Cheryl D.
    Verified review

    Johnny gave detailed instruction and demonstrated all aspects of the cooking experience. He also provided information about food purchasing, storing and preserving, as well as tips for preventing cross-contamination. I will be scheduling additional classes. My experience was delightful.

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    I have over 30 years of catering, personal chef and cooking in Ames, IA area. I believe in creating healthy meals that taste great. I customize to likes, tastes and nutritional needs. I love working with people and I love children.

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    I have cooked for 37 years professionally. I've worked in six different states and have cooked every type of cuisine. I apprenticed under French master chef Jose Gutierrez from 1990 to 1992.

    • 8 years in business
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    I'm a great teacher. I love to cook. I cook all the time for my family, friends, etc. I can cook all kinds of food, so I can help you.

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    I am looking to provide in-home service to prepare meals and specialty items. I have experience in small production, large production, catering and bakery.

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    I will tell, and I am open to anyone. Ask for more extra kids, and this is what I love to do. I love to cook and help couples in need. See you.

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    I have cooked professionally for over 38 years in six different states. Along the way, I have cooked every cuisine imaginable. I would love to have the opportunity to speak with you. Thank you. James G.Hoyt

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    I can teach ANYONE how to cook special, "company's coming" meals. Be the envy of your dinner guests!

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    Ever since I was a little girl in Italy, I have adored cooking. My curiosity for new techniques and recipes helps me learn new things every day. Sharing food with others and discovering our own culinary secrets is such a special thing, and our capacity to try and appreciate new foods is infinite. Food brings people together, it makes us happy, it does more than just sustain us—it makes our lives richer. My name is Alessandra, and I'd like to cook with you.

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    I worked in the restaurant business for 15 years. Working my way from busboy to chef at Des Moines most prestigious private clubs and restaurants. I can make anything, and can teach my craft, or just make a great meal for up to 20 people.

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    I prepare meals at the individual's homes, can deliver 10 meals and place them in their freezers. I also bartend for events. I am very professional with 20 years of experience.

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    I provide services for catering, meal service, consulting, cooking classes, spice recipe development, and dip recipe development. I am a culinary-educated chef with more than 20 years of experience in the industry.

    • 9 years in business
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