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Soups & Stews Sunday, January 8, 2017

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Soups & Stews, Sunday, January 8, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Fairfax Station, VA. Start the new year with hearty, winter-warming one pot meals. Learn to make vegan soup stock and from there, build heart-healthy meals including some of  the following: Roasted Squash Soup with Cashew Cream (pictured), Chicken Noodle Soup, Minestrone Soup, Lentil Barley Soup, Creamy White Bean Soup with Wasabi Pesto, Black Bean Chili, Potato Leek Soup, Herbed White Bean Cassoulet, North African Stew, Paella, Black Bean Fejoda, Beef-style Stew, Vegetable Melange, Goulash, Seitan Bourgiugnonne, Hoppin’ John, Moong Dal, Pasta Fagioli, cornbread.

No meat, poultry, fish, eggs, dairy, or honey. $55/person; $100/two people; $50/VSDC, VRG, COK members, students and seniors with ID. Demonstration classes include recipes, organic food samples, manufacturers’ samples and coupons. Gift certificates available.

Email veggourmet@aol.com, or call 703.643.2713 for space availability prior to sending payment. Make checks payable to Mimi Clark, 9302 Hallston Ct., Fairfax Station, VA 22039. Sorry, no phone or email reservations. Seventy-two hour cancellation policy for refund or credit. Class subject to cancellation if minimum enrollment is not met.

Coming in February: Comfort Foods

Meatless Holidays, Sunday, November 13, 2016

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Meatless Holidays, Sunday, November 13, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Fairfax Station, VA.Start a new Thanksgiving tradition with all the trimmings! Past menus have included some of the following: Dried Cranberry & Pecan-Whipped Yams (pictured above), Buttercup Bisque, Green Bean Casserole, Cranberry Sauce, Seitan-Stuffed Loaf w/Sage Dressing, Fat-free Shiitake Mushroom Gravy, Dairy-free Pumpkin Cheesecake, Pecan Pie, Hot Mulled Cider. Sample Tofurky Roast, Field Roast, Gardein, and more!

No meat, poultry, fish, eggs, dairy, or honey. $55/person; $100/two people; $50/VSDC GreenRewards, VRG, COK members, senior citizens, students with ID. Demonstration classes include recipes, organic, non-gmo food samples, manufacturers’ samples and coupons. Gift certificates available.

Email veggourmet@aol.com, or call 703.643.2713 for space availability prior to sending payment. Make checks payable to Mimi Clark, 9302 Hallston Ct., Fairfax Station, VA 22039. Sorry, no phone or email reservations. Seventy-two hour cancellation policy for refund or credit. Class subject to cancellation if minimum enrollment is not met.

Coming in January, 2017: Soups & Stews

Meatless Makeovers Sunday Oct 23 or 30th

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Meatless Makeovers, Sunday, October 23 or 30th, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Fairfax Station, VA. Transform family favorite dishes into healthier meals. Past classes have included some of the following: Crab Cakes w/ Chipotle Mayo (pictured), Sweet & Sour Meatballs, General Tso’s Chicken, Beef Stroganoff, Goulash, Pepper Steak, Chicken a la King, Chicken Divan, Chicken Parmesan, Chicken Scaloppini, Baked Ziti with Tofu Ricotta Cheese, Stuffed Shells, Shepherd’s Pie, Paella, Meat Loaf. Participants are encouraged to bring a favorite family recipe to veganize in class.

No meat, poultry, fish, eggs, dairy, or honey. $55/person; $100/two people; $50/VSDC, VRG, COK members, senior citizens, students w/ ID. Demonstration classes include recipes, organic, non-gmo food samples, manufacturers’ samples and coupons. Gift certificates available.

Email veggourmet@aol.com, or call 703.643.2713 for space availability prior to sending payment. Make checks payable to Mimi Clark, 9302 Hallston Ct., Fairfax Station, VA 22039. Sorry, no phone or email reservations. Seventy-two hour cancellation policy for refund or credit. Class subject to cancellation if minimum enrollment is not met. http://www.veggourmet.wordpress.com

Coming up: Meatless Holidays, November 13

 

Beans & Grains, Sunday, September 11, 2016

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Beans & Grains, Sunday, September 11, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Fairfax Station, VA. Learn to cook with ancient supergrains, and lesser-known beans. Past classes have included some of the following: Lentil Walnut Pate, Falafel, Edamame Hummus, Herbed White Bean Pate, Mujadara (lentils & rice, pictured above), White Bean & Kale Soup, Teff Polenta, Azuki Bean Patties w/Szechwan Sauce, Cumin-Scented Orange Black Beans, Creamy Millet Mash, Spelt/Kamut/Barley Combo, Buckwheat Tabouli, Quinoa & Wheatberry Salad, Black Bean Brownies, Blueberry Amaranth Cake, Fully Loaded Granola.

No meat, poultry, fish, eggs, dairy, or honey. $55/person; $100/two people; $50/VSDC, VRG, COK members, students with ID, senior citizens. Demonstration classes include recipes, organic, non-gmo food samples, manufacturers’ samples and coupons. Gift certificates available.

Email veggourmet@aol.com, or call 703.643.2713 for space availability prior to sending payment. Make checks payable to Mimi Clark, 9302 Hallston Ct., Fairfax Station, VA 22039. Sorry, no phone or email reservations. Seventy-two hour cancellation policy for refund or credit. Class subject to cancellation if minimum enrollment is not met. www.veggourmet.wordpress.com

Coming up: Meatless Makeovers (October); Meatless Holidays (November)

 

Breakfast & Brunch, Sunday June 12, 2016

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Breakfast & Brunch, Sunday June 12, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Fairfax Station, VA Start your day the healthy way. Past classes have included some of the following: Eggless Omelet (pictured above, featured in The Vegg cookbook), Eggless Benedict, French Toast, Whole Grain Waffles & Pancakes, Quiche, Crepes, Hash Brown Casserole, Polenta Fries, Overnight Oatmeal, Homemade Granola, Sticky Buns, Muffins, Scones, Smoothies, plus a variety of organic cereals and dairy-free milks.

No meat, poultry, fish, eggs, dairy, or honey. $55/person; $100/two people; $50/VSDC, VRG, COK members, students and seniors with ID.  Demonstration classes include recipes, organic, non-gmo food samples, manufacturers’ samples and coupons. Gift certificates available.

Email veggourmet@aol.com, or call 703.643.2713 for space availability prior to sending payment. Make checks payable to Mimi Clark, 9302 Hallston Ct., Fairfax Station, VA 22039. Sorry, no phone or email reservations. Seventy-two hour cancellation policy for refund or credit. Class subject to cancellation if minimum enrollment is not met. http://www.veggourmet.wordpress.com

Coming in September: Beans & Grains

Spectacular Salads, Sunday, May 15, 2016

salads class 021Spectacular Salads, Sunday, May 15, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Fairfax Station, VA. Main course, whole grain and bean salads suitable for pot lucks, picnics, and indoor/outdoor grilling. Past classes have included some of the following: Homemade Mayo, Mediterranean Pasta Salad w/ Homemade Feta Cheese, Two-Grain Sesame Salad, Quinoa Tabouli, Black Bean Fiesta Salad, Zesty Three-Bean Salad, Pineapple Chicken-Free Salad (pictured), Oil-Free Sweet Bulgar Salad, Teriyaki Kebabs, Marinated Grilled Vegetables, Rice Paper Spring Rolls, Dilled Potato Salad, Eggless Egg Salad w/ Black Salt, Caesar Salad, Cole Slaw, Kim Chee, Organic Lemonade, salad dressings, Chocolate Chip Snackin’ Cake, Brownies.

No meat, poultry, fish, eggs, dairy, or honey. $55/person; $100/two people; $50/VSDC, VRG, COK members, students and seniors with ID.  Demonstration classes include recipes, organic, non-gmo food samples, manufacturers’ samples and coupons. Gift certificates available.

Email veggourmet@aol.com, or call 703.643.2713 for space availability prior to sending payment. Make checks payable to Mimi Clark, 9302 Hallston Ct., Fairfax Station, VA 22039. Sorry, no phone or email reservations. Seventy-two hour cancellation policy for refund or credit. Class subject to cancellation if minimum enrollment is not met. http://www.veggourmet.wordpress.com

Coming in June: Breakfast & Brunch

Soyfoods 101 Sunday, April 10th, 2016

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Soyfoods 101, Sunday, April 10, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Fairfax Station, VA. Dispel the myths! Learn the health benefits of cooking with soyfood derivatives. Past classes have included some of the following: roasted soy nuts, organic soy milk smoothies, edamame hummus, miso tahini spread, ranch dressing, miso soup, tofu boursin cheese, tempeh medallions in black bean sauce, tempeh salad, tempeh Reuben, TVP meatloaf, marinated baked tofu, tofu nuggets, breaded tofu, soy chili, Thai tofu, sesame tofu bowl, fudgesicles.

No meat, poultry, fish, eggs, dairy, or honey. $55/person; $100/two people; $50/VSDC, VRG, COK members, students and seniors with ID. Demonstration classes include recipes, organic food samples, manufacturers’ samples and coupons. Gift certificates available.

Email veggourmet@aol.com, or call 703.643.2713 for space availability prior to sending payment. Make checks payable to Mimi Clark, 9302 Hallston Ct., Fairfax Station, VA 22039. Sorry, no phone or email reservations. Seventy-two hour cancellation policy for refund or credit. Class subject to cancellation if minimum enrollment is not met. http://www.veggourmet.wordpress.com

Coming May 15: Spectacular Salads