Marlene Sorosky Gray teaches a cooking class.

Marlene Sorosky Gray teaches a cooking class.

Marlene’s lively and entertaining classes emphasize recipes that are simple to prepare with easy to find ingredients. As an expert on entertaining, Marlene knows the value of dishes that can be prepared ahead, as well as easy decorative ways to add pizzazz to your food and table!

1. Complete Cooking Classes: Full meal preparation (3 hours)

2. Abbreviated Cooking Classes (1 hour): Followed by complete meal (2.5 hours)

3. Abbreviated Cooking Classes with Tastes: Food demonstrated in half size portions (2 – 2.5 hours)


Classes can be designed to fit your specific needs. You decide where (your place or ours), number of people (4 to 400), type of class (demo or hands-on), time of day (brunch, lunch or dinner), length of class (from 30 minutes to 3 hours) and you choose the menu.

Sample menus:

Kale Chips with Peanut Sauce
Green Curry Chicken Fritters with Yogurt Sauce

Thai Coconut Seafood Bouillabaisse
Thai Style Roti Flatbread

Cardamom Apple-Cherry Crisp
Ginger Ice Cream

Lasagna Pinwheels with Smoked Salmon, Spinach & Goat Cheese
Mixed Greens with Warm Tomato Basil Vinaigrette

Chicken Cutlets with Roasted Lemons, Olives & Marcona Almonds
Shortcut Polenta with Mascarpone & Fontina
Sautéed Spinach with Garlic

Frozen Chocolate Chunk Meringue Mousse with Hot Caramel Fudge Sauce