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Valrhona En Route: Plated Desserts Culinary Class (Chicago, IL)

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Valrhona En Route: Plated Desserts Culinary Class (Chicago, IL)

Time: September 24, 2012 at 8:30am to September 25, 2012 at 6pm
Location: Kendall College
Street: 900 N. North Branch Street
City/Town: Chicago
Website or Map: http://www.valrhonaprofession…
Phone: 718-522-7001
Event Type: class
Created By: Valrhona USA
Latest Activity: Aug 6, 2012

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Now, Valrhona is making its renowned know-how available to culinary professionals in limited markets across the USA with Valrhona En Route (on-the-road), a series of traveling Valrhona USA culinary school classes. As at Valrhona's infamous L'ecole du Grand Chocolat school in France, chefs, instructors, and chocolatiers attending Valrhona En Route’s classes will find a vibrant and welcoming venue where they can exchange ideas and share their high-level of expertise with one another. They will also learn to perfect their techniques and discover current and new trends under the guidance of L’Ecole-trained chef-instructors.

Plated Desserts Hands-On Class by Derek Poirier

As a professional you’re always upping your game to continually delight your clients. This class helps you do just that. Learn to surprise your patrons with even more new sensations, ways to balance tastes and textures to keep putting more “wow” factor on the plate and palate. Chef Derek Poirier will share insights and effective techniques on the use of ingredients and balance of taste, control of blending, assembly and plating. Discover the keys to perfect and consistent textures. Acquire a deep understanding of the role and impact of ingredients in creating winning recipes and profitable desserts. As part of a small group of 12 professional pastry chefs, you will work on different recipes and presentations.

*Price includes: Breakfast and Lunch for the 2 days, 1 dinner and cocktail reception for diploma ceremony, 1 Valrhona Hat, 1 Valrhona Apron and 1 Valrhona recipe book  

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