Local food and drink happenings in the Reno-Tahoe area
Compiled by Megan Gibson

Techniques 1
May 2
6 p.m.
Nothing To It! Culinary Center – Reno
Master the fundamental culinary techniques such as knife skills, sautéing, reductions, and basic pan sauces. For details, visit http://nothingtoit.com/index.asp?page=classes&action=detail&record=3554.

Giada’s Family Dinners
May 3
6 p.m.
Nothing To It! Culinary Center – Reno
Bring your family running to the table with Giada's unpretentious, authentic, down-home Italian cooking. Giada's Family Dinners celebrates the fun of meals shared with family and friends with simple, delicious recipes. Geared toward family meals, the Italian style requires a minimum of fuss to prepare. For details, visit http://nothingtoit.com/index.asp?page=classes&action=detail&record=3555.

Community Potluck Dinner
May 3
6 – 8 p.m.
River School Farm – Reno
Join River School Farm for a community potluck dinner. Bring a homemade dish to share. For details, visit http://www.riverschoolfarm.org/calendar/.

First Thursday
May 4
5 – 7 p.m.
Nevada Museum of Art – Reno
Grab a drink and groove to the music of UNR Jazz Band as you check out gallery exhibits. For details, visit http://www.nevadaart.org/calendar/2017/05/.

Chile Relleno Workshop
May 4
6 p.m.
Nothing To It! Culinary Center – Reno
Learn how to make this culinary cult classic that originated in Puebla, Mexico. It is the perfect combination of roasted chiles stuffed with cheese and a variety of other ingredients, battered with a light egg mixture and fried to perfection. For details, visit http://nothingtoit.com/index.asp?page=classes&action=detail&record=3573.

Wine Tasting
May 4
4 – 7 p.m.
Grocery Outlet – Gardnerville
Enjoy a sampling of Sierra Chef’s appetizers with wine pairings. For details, visit http://www.sierrachef.com/cooking-classes.html.

Silver Tie Gala
May 5
6 – 10:30 p.m.
Dolan Lexus – Reno
Enjoy an evening of silver ties and stylish getups that brings together the community. Patrons will be treated to live music, impactful stories of positivity, and culinary greatness from local chef Mark Estee. For details, visit https://highfivesfoundation.org/event/silver-tie-gala-2/.

Tacos & Tequilas
May 5
6 p.m.
Nothing To It! Culinary Center – Reno
It’s a taco night revolution! Mark Miller, pioneer of America’s southwest cuisine, shares his creative taco recipes from his cookbook Tacos. Create an explosion of flavors with multiple fillings, salsas, wraps, and shells. For details, visit http://nothingtoit.com/index.asp?page=classes&action=detail&record=3574.

Kentucky Derby Party
May 6
11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
The Depot – Reno
Seersucker suits, big hats, beautiful dresses, the Run for the Roses, and, of course, bourbon are all reasons to celebrate the arrival of spring at this derby-themed bash. The day’s list of attractions include mimosas, Ranch Hand American Ale, Biggest Little Bourbon Mint Juleps, raffle items, brunch and lunch specials, outdoor music, and patio games. For details, visit http://thedepotreno.com/event/.

Homemade Tortilla and Sopapilla Workshop
May 6
10:30 a.m.
Nothing To It! Culinary Center – Reno
The central element to an extraordinary taco is the tortilla. In this hands-on workshop, learn to craft tortillas from scratch, discovering just what it takes to achieve that light and flaky result that’s ideal for holding your favorite fillings. For details, visit http://nothingtoit.com/index.asp?page=classes&action=detail&record=3575.

Txakoli Fest
May 6
2 – 6 p.m.
Craft Wine and Beer – Reno
Enjoy Basque dancing, traditional bites, and Txakolina and cider flights. For details, visit http://www.craftreno.net/events/2017/5/6/txakoli-fest-2017-.

Reno Chamber Orchestra Derby Day
May 6
12:30 p.m.
Peppermill Resort Spa Casino – Reno
Dress up in fashionable attire and enjoy the Kentucky Derby live on big-screen TV, along with a luncheon and traditional mint juleps. The event also features a hat contest with prizes, live and silent auctions, and a wine raffle. For details, visit http://renochamberorchestra.tix.com/Event.aspx?EventCode=961903&utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=name_reno_chamber_orchestra_presents_derby_day_2017&utm_term=2017-04-19.

Carson City Wine Walk
May 6
1 – 5 p.m.
Downtown Carson City
Purchase a commemorative wine glass and spend the afternoon sipping and strolling around downtown Carson City. For details, visit http://www.downtowncarson.org/this-months-wine-walk-stops/.

SCORE: A Film Music Documentary
May 6
2 – 5 p.m.
Nevada Museum of Art – Reno
Reno’s own filmmaker Kenny Holmes brings SCORE home to Reno for a special double-screening event. Try and think of your favorite movie without its music. It’s just not the same. Behind every great film is a great composer. Featuring some of Hollywood’s biggest names, SCORE brings Hollywood’s premier composers together to give viewers a privileged look inside the musical challenges and creative secrecy of the world’s most widely known music genre. For details, visit http://www.nevadaart.org/calendar/2017/05/.

Pinatas & Predators
May 6
10:15 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Animal Ark – Reno
Come watch the fun as predators break open their treat-filled piñatas. For details, visithttp://animalark.org/animal-ark-events/.

Coppelia
May 6
8 p.m.
Pioneer Center – Reno
Choreographed by Alexander Van Alstyne, Coppélia is the captivating story of the doll created by Doctor Coppelius. The fanatical doll maker has created Coppélia to be his companion and secretly dreams of discovering a way of bringing her to life. For details, visit http://www.avaballet.com/upcoming.php.

Coppelia
May 7
2 p.m.
Pioneer Center – Reno
Choreographed by Alexander Van Alstyne, Coppélia is the captivating story of the doll created by Doctor Coppelius. The fanatical doll maker has created Coppélia to be his companion and secretly dreams of discovering a way of bringing her to life. For details, visit http://www.avaballet.com/upcoming.php.

Midtown Sidewalk Sale
May 7
11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Midtown District – Reno
Bring the family and stroll through Midtown while checking out the participating merchants for awesome sales, food and drink specials, and fun activities. For details, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/1928090834088075/.

Sweet Sippin’ Sundays
May 7
1 – 4 p.m.
Main Street – Genoa
Join Genoa businesses for a walk through town with music, prizes, and spirits. For details, visit https://www.genoasweetsippinsundays.com.

Sunday Music Brunch
May 7
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Nevada Museum of Art – Reno
Enjoy live music and brunch presented by chez louie. The menu features artful dishes, mimosas, and a bloody mary bar. For details, visit http://www.nevadaart.org/calendar/2017/05/.

Teens Cook!
May 8
4:15 p.m.
Nothing To It! Culinary Center – Reno
Cooking teaches teens to flex their creative culinary muscles and helps them develop skills and cooking habits they will use and enjoy for a lifetime. Students will see and practice a wide variety of culinary techniques while creating tasty dishes during each class. For details, visit http://nothingtoit.com/index.asp?page=classes&action=detail&record=3597.

Techniques 2
May 9
6 p.m.
Nothing To It! Culinary Center – Reno
Build on techniques, and develop a sense of taste. This class teaches blanching, professional knife skills, buerre blanc sauce, and the art of making soufflés. For details, visit http://nothingtoit.com/index.asp?page=classes&action=detail&record=3576.

Cinnamon Roll Workshop
May 10
6 p.m.
Nothing To It! Culinary Center – Reno
Nothing quite satisfies like a homemade cinnamon roll. Join this hands-on class to first learn the basics and then turn them up a notch with a variety of cinnamon roll styles and flavors. For details, visit http://nothingtoit.com/index.asp?page=classes&action=detail&record=3556.

Around My French Table
May 11
6 p.m.
Nothing To It! Culinary Center – Reno
Ever wonder what home cooks are making in France? This latest book from Dorie Greenspan explores the French home instead of the French restaurant to show what families and friends are making for each other. For details, visit http://nothingtoit.com/index.asp?page=classes&action=detail&record=3557.

Reno Sculpture Fest
May 12 – 14
Enjoy larger-than-life art installations by local and national artists, international touring live bands and electronic music, vendors, kids’ activities, and much more. For details, visit http://renosculpturefest.com.

Taste of Tuscany
May 12
6 p.m.
Nothing To It! Culinary Center – Reno
The rolling, fertile hills of Tuscany set the backdrop for la dolce vita, and a sweet life it is for those who experience this fine Italian cuisine. Learn to prepare homemade pasta and sauces, become versed in Italian ingredients, and delve into the world of fine balsamic vinegars and varying olive oils. For details, visit http://nothingtoit.com/index.asp?page=classes&action=detail&record=3558.

Love By the Glass
May 12
5 – 9 p.m.
Dolan Lexus – Reno
Love by the Glass is an annual fundraiser for the Builders Association of Northern Nevada. For details, visit http://www.thebuilders.com/events-and-training/event-calendar.html#bf_calFrame_508.

Croissant Workshop
May 13
10 a.m.
Nothing To It! Culinary Center – Reno
Learn how to make a variety of croissants in the comfort of your own kitchen. Don’t let this buttery-on-the-inside, crisp-on-the-outside pastry be limited to purchases at the bakery counter. For details, visit http://nothingtoit.com/index.asp?page=classes&action=detail&record=3549.

Be Our Guest
May 13
7 p.m.
Nightingale Concert Hall – Reno
The Reno Pops is comprised of students and adults of all ages, from all walks of life: advanced high school and college students; adults who enjoy music as a hobby; school music teachers; retired folks; and professional musicians who like having a home base where they can keep their skills up between gigs. For details, visit http://www.renopops.org/concerts-2/.

Spring Seedling Sale
May 13
8 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Great Basin Community Food Co-Op – Reno
Support Reno’s local Community Supported Agriculture community by purchasing spring seedlings to grow your own garden. For details, visit https://www.greatbasinfood.coop/event/spring-seedling-sale/.

Reno River Festival
May 13 – 14
Wingfield Park – Reno
The mission of the Reno River Festival is to educate and inform the public about the benefits of recreating safely on the Truckee River, thereby helping to preserve and protect the natural resource that makes its way all the way from Lake Tahoe to the middle of downtown Reno. For details, visit http://www.renoriverfestival.com.

Mother’s Day
May 14

Mother’s Day Tasting
May 14
9 – 11 a.m., 1 – 3 p.m.
Sierra Chef – Gardnerville
Enjoy tasty treats, first, for children under 21 and their moms; then try innovative appetizers and libations in the afternoon for those over 21. For details, visit http://www.sierrachef.com/cooking-classes.html.

Sunday Music Brunch
May 14
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Nevada Museum of Art – Reno
Enjoy live music and brunch presented by chez louie. The menu features artful dishes, mimosas, and a bloody mary bar. For details, visit http://www.nevadaart.org/calendar/2017/05/.

Street Tacos & Fresh Tortillas Class
May 14
1 – 3 p.m.
Sierra Chef – Gardnerville
Learn to make three varieties of street tacos with fresh tortillas, unique toppings, and intriguing fillings. For details, visit http://www.sierrachef.com/cooking-classes.html.

Moms on the Run
May 14
7 a.m. – noon
Idlewild Park – Reno
Moms on the Run is a local organization raising funds to help cover everyday living expenses of Northern Nevada families enduring hardships caused by catastrophic circumstances, with a primary focus being assisting individuals with breast and gynecological cancers and their families. Its flagship event is a 5k Walk and 5k/10k Run, which has become a Mother's Day family tradition for many in this great community. For details, visit http://www.momsontherun.info/events/17th-annual-moms-run.

Kids Cook!
May 15
4:15 p.m.
Nothing To It! Culinary Center – Reno
Cooking teaches kids to flex their creative culinary muscles and helps them develop skills and cooking habits they will use and enjoy for a lifetime. Students will see and practice a wide variety of culinary techniques while creating tasty dishes during each class. For details, visit http://nothingtoit.com/index.asp?page=classes&action=detail&record=3559.

Say Cheese! Class
May 15
6 – 8 p.m.
TMCC Meadowood Campus – Reno
Delight your taste buds and sample eight kinds of artisan cheeses with a certified cheese professional. Explore how these delicacies are made and learn about cheesemaking regions. Become more proficient at pairing cheeses with wine during tastings over this fun, social evening. For details, visit https://truckee.augusoft.net/index.cfm?method=ClassInfo.ClassInformation&int_class_id=23898&int_category_id=1&int_sub_category_id=26&int_catalog_id=0.

Techniques 3
May 16
6 p.m.
Nothing To It! Culinary Center – Reno
In chapter 3 of this culinary journey, learn the importance of understanding the what, where, why, and how of food. Learn to cook more seasonally to maximize flavor. For details, visit http://nothingtoit.com/index.asp?page=classes&action=detail&record=3560.

The Basque Table
May 17
6 p.m.
Nothing To It! Culinary Center – Reno
Tradition and timelessness — they’re what Basque cuisine is all about. A blend of Spanish and French influences come together in one distinct cuisine, simple in nature yet complex in the flavors they deliver. Come and experience the truth in the Old Basque saying, “To know how to eat is to know enough.” For details, visit http://nothingtoit.com/index.asp?page=classes&action=detail&record=3561.

Taste of Thailand
May 18
6 p.m.
Nothing To It! Culinary Center – Reno
Fresh ingredients are the hallmark of this swiftly growing Asian food movement. Expand culinary horizons and learn to cook with classic Thai ingredients. For details, visit http://nothingtoit.com/index.asp?page=classes&action=detail&record=3562.


Camp Cooking Demo & Tasting
May 18
6 - 8 p.m.
Tahoe Mountain Sports - Truckee 
Tahoe Mountain Sports and Adventure Dining Guide  will have a camp cooking demonstration and tasting where participants can learn to cook delicious backcountry meals and snacks made with local ingredients from the Tahoe Food Hub that are easy to make right on the trails. For details, visit http://blog.tahoemountainsports.com/2017/04/16/taste-the-adventure-camp-cooking-demo-and-tasting/.

 

WineMaker Awards Dinner
May 18
5:30 p.m.
Fine Vines Cheese & Wine – Reno
Enjoy a celebration and wine tasting for the 2017 Home Wine Making Awards winners. For details, visit http://www.nvandw.com/events/25/nvw-monthly-wine-tasting-and-discussion/

Rhythm & Rawhide
May 19
6 p.m.
Downtown Reno Ballroom – Reno
This country-western-flavored event is the major fundraiser for the Reno Philharmonic and Reno Rodeo Foundation, with fun and exciting participatory entertainment and exhilarating music, featuring the Reno Phil conducted by Laura Jackson and special guest vocalists Brett James and Chris Destefano of Music City Hit Makers. For details, visit http://renophil.com/rhythm-rawhide/.

Gnocchi
May 19
6 p.m.
Nothing To It! Culinary Center – Reno
What could be better than a plate of these classic Italian dumplings? Gnocchi is such an Italian favorite that every region has its own variation of this pillowy classic pasta. “Tender,” “silky,” and “light” all are words that describe gnocchi, but words cannot do them justice. This class will teach this Italian technique and make it a go-to recipe. For details, visit http://nothingtoit.com/index.asp?page=classes&action=detail&record=3563.

Reno Street Food
May 19
5 – 9 p.m.
Idlewild Park – Reno
Enjoy this food truck event featuring more than 30 gourmet food, dessert, and craft beer vendors weekly. For details, visit https://www.facebook.com/RenoStreetFood/.

Restorative Arts & Yoga Festival
May 19 – 21
Times vary
Granlibakken Tahoe – Tahoe City
This unique event will feature therapeutics, energy workers, yoga instructors, guided meditation, and metaphysical teachings that will inspire and heal the mind, body, and soul, with more than 12 workshops featured over the weekend. For details, visit http://granlibakken.com/wellness-packages/.

Cinderella
May 19 – 21
Times vary
Pioneer Center – Reno
Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Tony Award®- winning Broadway musical delights audiences with its contemporary take on the classic tale. This lush production features an incredible orchestra, jaw-dropping transformations, and all the moments you love — the pumpkin, the glass slipper, the masked ball, and more —plus some surprising new twists! For details, visit http://pioneercenter.com/all-events/event/cinderella/.

Hoop House Construction Workshop
May 20
Details TBD
The Western Nevada College Specialty Crop Institute was created to provide training for alternative farming methods and crops for Nevada’s high desert agriculture. Training is provided by the best of industry experts, producers, and educators through classroom lectures and hands-on, on-farm experiences. For details, visit http://www.wnc.edu/specialty-crop-institute/.

Artisan Bread Workshop
May 20
9:30 a.m.
Nothing To It! Culinary Center – Reno
Imagine the enveloping smell of freshly baked bread. This hands-on class covers the fundamentals of successful bread baking, including ingredient fundamentals, mixing and shaping dough, and different baking techniques. For details, visit http://nothingtoit.com/index.asp?page=classes&action=detail&record=3564.

Spring Wings Festival
May 20
7 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Stillwater National Wildlife Refuge – Fallon
Enjoy this annual celebration of shorebird and waterfowl migration through the Lahontan Valley, with a mission to encourage growth of this educational event and promote interest in and awareness of the Lahontan Valley wetlands in recognition of International Migratory Bird Day.For details, visit http://www.springwings.org.

Strange Brew Festival
May 20
3 – 7 p.m.
The Brewer’s Cabinet – Reno
Expect the unexpected at this celebration of uniquely crafted brews from local breweries! Most of the offerings will only be available at this festival. These brews will challenge your taste buds, your ideas of beers, and your sensibilities. Strange Brew will be complimented with live music from local bands and a tasty BBQ. For details, visit https://strangebrewfestival.com.

Animal Ark Stampede
May 20
8:30 – 10 a.m.
Animal Ark – Reno
Run through the beauty of nature at Animal Ark on this challenging 5K course or enjoy a brisk morning walk. A fun, short Kids Run also is planned along with face painting and raffle prizes for the entire family. For details, visithttp://animalark.org/animal-ark-events/.

Downtown Reno Wine Walk
May 20
2 – 5 p.m.
Riverwalk – Reno
Join the Riverwalk Merchants Association at the popular Wine Walk (the original, and still the best!) along the Truckee River and neighboring streets in downtown Reno. For details, visit http://renoriver.org/features/wine-walk/.

 

Pigs & Pinot
May 20
6:30 – 9 p.m.
Grand Sierra Resort – Reno
Enjoy a unique evening of wine tasting and specialty food sampling featuring various creative pork dishes. For details, visit https://www.grandsierraresort.com/dining-and-lounges/pigs-and-pinot.

 

Chili on the Comstock
May 20, 21
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
C Street – Virginia City
Enjoy a 5k run and the Fireball Saloon Crawl with flavorful varieties of chili and of course plenty of cold, refreshing beer to wash it all down. The event hosts more than 30 of the best chili cooks in the west all competing for a spot in the International Chili Society World Finals. For details, visit http://www.visitvirginiacitynv.com/events/chili-on-the-comstock.html?gclid=CMDekoev0tMCFd24wAodjIUJ7A.

Sunday Music Brunch
May 21
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Nevada Museum of Art – Reno
Enjoy live music and brunch presented by chez louie. The menu features artful dishes, mimosas, and a bloody mary bar. For details, visit http://www.nevadaart.org/calendar/2017/05/.

Best of Tahoe Chefs
May 21
4:30 p.m.
The Ritz-Carlton – Lake Tahoe
The Tahoe Forest Health System Foundation proudly presents
The 18th Annual Best of Tahoe Chefs – Evening in White, a fundraiser benefitting Patient & Family Programs at the Gene Upshaw Memorial Tahoe Forest Cancer Center. For details, visit http://bestoftahoechefs.org/home.

Beer Appreciation Class
May 21
6 – 8 p.m.
StoneyHead Brewing – Reno
Discover how beer is crafted and trace the brewing process, from ingredients to fermentation, with a fourth-generation brewer as your guide. Learn the evolution of beer making from 4,000 years ago to the present day and enjoy tasting ales including Honey Pale Ale, porter, and Galena Gold Amber. Savor beers that have been barrel-aged from four to 12 months and increase your knowledge through grain and hops tastings. For details, visit https://truckee.augusoft.net/index.cfm?method=ClassInfo.ClassInformation&int_class_id=23927&int_category_id=1&int_sub_category_id=26&int_catalog_id=0.

Black Kite Cellars Wine Dinner
May 23
6 – 9 p.m.
Feast – Reno
Enjoy a six-course meal paired with the delectable pinot noirs of Black Kite Cellars. For details, visit http://www.feastreno.com/events/2017/4/7/black-kite-cellars-wine-dinner.

Techniques 4
May 23
6 p.m.
Nothing To It! Culinary Center – Reno
Explore the quintessential “fast food” cuisines – Italian and Mediterranean. These cuisines marry great ingredients and techniques in an elegant and simple fashion. Gain a deeper understanding of advanced culinary techniques, such as roasting and boning-knife skills. For details, visit http://nothingtoit.com/index.asp?page=classes&action=detail&record=3566.

Killer Chicken Recipes
May 24
6 p.m.
Nothing To It! Culinary Center – Reno
Tired of serving chicken the same old way? Investigate the amazing flavor choices when preparing this favorite bird. From braising to poaching to grilling and roasting, chicken is an inexpensive, versatile, and protein-rich meat that makes a fabulous centerpiece to a meal. For details, visit http://nothingtoit.com/index.asp?page=classes&action=detail&record=3567.

Hall Winery Dinner
May 25
Atlantis – Reno 
Enjoy a dinner featuring Hall wines. Located in the heart of the Napa Valley in St. Helena, Hall Winery boasts a fully sustainable production facility that is LEED Gold certified, where winemakers produce a full range of acclaimed wines from their certified organic estate vineyards. For details, visit https://www.atlantiscasino.com/reno-events/special-event/2017/05/26/calendar/hall-winery-dinner-2017.

Salute to Women of Achievement Luncheon
May 25
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Grand Sierra Resort – Reno
Celebrate some of the most passionate, dedicated, confident, energetic, and successful women in our community at the 26th Annual Salute to Women of Achievement Luncheon. For details, visit http://nevadawomensfund.org/events/.

Mediterranean Kitchen
May 25
6 p.m.
Nothing To It! Culinary Center – Reno
The Mediterranean culinary paradise is filled with provocative flavors of earthy character. More than a place on the map, the Mediterranean is a state of mind and palate. Join this culinary journey around the region, home to some of the world’s best foods. For details, visit http://nothingtoit.com/index.asp?page=classes&action=detail&record=3568.
Reno Street Food
May 26
5 – 9 p.m.
Idlewild Park – Reno
Enjoy this food truck event featuring more than 30 gourmet food, dessert, and craft beer vendors weekly. For details, visit https://www.facebook.com/RenoStreetFood/.

Grilling 101
May 26
6 p.m.
Nothing To It! Culinary Center – Reno
With Weber’s Real Grilling as a guide, learn fundamental grilling techniques that apply to classic and innovative recipes alike. Learn what it takes to grill to perfection every time. For details, visit http://nothingtoit.com/index.asp?page=classes&action=detail&record=3569.

Brunch Inspired By Bobby Flay
May 27
1 – 3 p.m.
Sierra Chef – Gardnerville
Make a brunch menu not soon to be forgotten, inspired by Bobby Flay. For details, visit http://www.sierrachef.com/cooking-classes.html.


Made in Tahoe Festival

May 27, 28
11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
The Village at Squaw Valley - Olympic Valley, CA
Made in Tahoe Festival returns to The Village at Squaw Valley  to celebrate all things local. The festival features live music and performances on three stages, as well as over 100 local vendors offering food, drink, and artisan goods that are made or inspired in the Lake Tahoe Basin and Truckee areas. Discover, explore and experience our special community rich with talented creators!For details, visit http://squawalpine.com/events-things-do/made-tahoe-festival?spMailingID=25294061&spUserID=NzY2MjAyMDY4NjUS1&spJobID=783187393&spReportId=NzgzMTg3MzkzS0&spMailingID=28920445&spUserID=NzY2MjAxODc4MDES1&spJobID=1040579088&spReportId=MTA0MDU3OTA4OAS2 

 

Cheetah 500
May 28
5:30 – 7 p.m.
Animal Ark – Reno
Come see the world’s fastest land mammals in action as cheetahs run at top speeds — completely off-leash — around the Animal Ark run field! For details, visithttp://animalark.org/animal-ark-events/.

Handcrafted Bread Class
May 28
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Sierra Chef – Gardnerville
Everyone loves the smell of freshly baked bread!  In this class, learn the basics of bread making, including the right ingredients, mixing, proofing, dough shapes and types, as well as various baking techniques. For details, visit http://www.sierrachef.com/cooking-classes.html.

Sunday Music Brunch
May 28
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Nevada Museum of Art – Reno
Enjoy live music and brunch presented by chez louie. The menu features artful dishes, mimosas, and a bloody mary bar. For details, visit http://www.nevadaart.org/calendar/2017/05/.

Memorial Day
May 29

Techniques 5
May 30
6 p.m.
Nothing To It! Culinary Center – Reno 
Review and build on the sauces from the previous classes and add new techniques that create a fabulous crème soup. Then, learn some fabulous ways to roast chicken and vegetables. For dessert, one word says it all: chocolate! Master the basics of chocolate and create a yummy dessert. For details, visit http://nothingtoit.com/index.asp?page=classes&action=detail&record=3570.

Taste of Santa Fe
May 31
6 p.m.
Nothing To It! Culinary Center – Reno
Santa Fe is the culinary hot spot of the Southwest, and for good reason. Nestled at the foot of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, this vibrant city incorporates the spirit of the founding Native American and Spanish settlers, coupled with some of the most talented chefs in the country. Enjoy an evening of mouthwatering dishes that are shaping new trends while honoring rich traditions that have withstood the test of time. For details, visit
http://nothingtoit.com/index.asp?page=classes&action=detail&record=3571.

 

 

 

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