From its coastal waterways, wild salmon streams and fresh oyster beds to its orchards, farms, vineyards and breweries, a Washington State cooking vacation provides a cornucopia of culinary delights and fine beverages served up in locales rich with personality, seasoned with good company, and beautiful scenery. As a major Pacific Rim seaport, Washington is a place where the world’s cuisines cross-pollinate in all sorts of creative and delicious dishes. Whether one seeks unique local flavors or exotic international cuisines, Washington State offers a diverse menu to delight both the discriminating gourmand and the down-to-earth foodie.
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Choose one of our Pre-Packaged Vacations to Washington
During this culinary adventure, you will go behind the scenes of one of the country’s most famous farmers markets, luxuriate in a boutique hotel strategically located for easy access to Seattle’s notable landmarks, dine on true Pacific Northwest cuisine, and learn the secrets to cooking this region’s most delectable dishes.
Local Chefs and cooking instructors are brought in to demonstrate cooking classes. Classes are designed to make cooking fun and enjoyable. A Chef’s Kitchen cooking classes offer students the opportunity to learn in a home setting.
Bayview School of Cooking Olympia360-754-1448
Most classes will be demonstration-style with a teacher showing you how to prepare an entire menu during a class session. Other sessions will be hands-on and give students and opportunity to participate in menu preparation.
Bertrand Chez Vous Seattle206-729-1554
For a treat close to home, celebrate a special event with family and friends in your own dining room. Let Bertrand guide your guests in preparing an authentic French meal with one of his distinctive Cooking Parties.
Bon Vivant School of Cooking Seattle206-525-7537
At Bon Vivant School of Cooking we offer you the creative opportunity to design your culinary experience at your own pace. Classes are geared toward quality, continuity and the joy of people sharing fine cuisine.
Chef Party Seattle206-355-2645
Chef Party! provides a unique culinary experience for the Greater Seattle area. We bring our passion for food into your home and give you the option of “taking the night off”, or actively participating in the cooperative creation of your meal!
Cooking Class Party Seattle260-679-6148
Personal Chef Robert Moore is teaching classes by appointment in the privacy of your home. You and your guests can learn how to prepare a four-course dinner with foods from the country of your choice. Soup, salad, main entrée and dessert.
Cooking with Mary Ellen Carter Bellingham360-647-8535
Join Mary Ellen for a creative and enjoyable time in her home while we prepare and enjoy a lovely meal, paired with conversation and laughs. Classes are "hands-on" and will appeal to everyone regardless of the level of skill.
Flying Fish Seattle206-728-8595
Our cooking classes are informal, fun and designed to educate not intimidate. So step into our kitchen with Chef Christine Keff you’ll soon be cooking those Flying Fish favorites at your house.
NuCulinary offers small public and private cooking classes in the greater Seattle, WA area for a more intimate, interactive, and delicious experience. Let us teach you new recipes and innovative ways of preparing meals that nourish and nurture.
Parties That Cook Seattle888-907-2665.
Parties That Cook stages hands-on cooking parties for corporate and private groups in homes and rented kitchens in the San Francisco Bay Area, Chicago, Seattle and Portland. We believe the magic of creating a meal together inspires connection. Events focus on team building, client entertainment, conferences, networking and holiday celebrations.
PCC Cooks Seattle206-545-7112
Regional cooking is highlighted in our round-the-world classes, featuring everything from Italian and Thai, to Greek and Indian. A potpourri of fun classes from meal planning to how to sharpen your knife skills. You never know what could show up here!
Silver Table Cooking Seattle206-932-7309
At Silver Table Cooking, our Kid’s Classes are competitively priced and offer a terrific value with cooking classes that last a full five hours. Kids learn basic cooking along with other advanced culinary skills in a hands-on setting that emphasizes teamwork and nutritional concepts.
Unleash your creativity! Upgrade your cooking skills with a foundation of great cooking techniques, skills and an understanding of the cooking process, and become a more successful cook. Attend classes, schedule a party for friends, or a team building event for colleagues — we make cooking FUN!
Sur la Table Kirkland425-827-1311
Sur La Table's cooking programs provide the opportunity for you to become a celebrity in your own kitchen. Instructors include each region's best-known as well as internationally renowned chefs willing to share their secrets.
Taste What's Happening!
Apple Blossom Festival
4/28/2016 - 5/8/2016
The oldest Festival in WA State with Apple Blossom Run, art & crafts, apple pie eating contest, carnival, apple pie & dessert bake-off & more.