Wine & Spice 101 – Striking a balance between Wines and Spices

“Ever wanted to learn how to pair wine with your food? Come learn the basics of pairing wines by focusing on the spices used in that dish. Don’t know about Spices? Don’t worry, we’ll cover those too!”

wineandspice101-300x300The Spice In Life in downtown Newhall is proud to be offering cooking courses enhancing your culinary experience.  From wine pairing to pizza making, The Spice In Life is sure to become a culinary hub for foodies in the Santa Clarita Valley. Claudia Sheridan, of atoasttome.com and WSET Level II graduate, will be facilitating monthly courses, Wine and Spice 101, focused on wine and spice education. The first Wine and Spice 101 course takes place Saturday, March 22 from 1:00 – 3:00pm.  Cost is $30/person and includes the wine and spice education, along with sample pairings to taste. The Spice In Life’s March course line-up includes:

Sat, March 8 – Pizza with Chef Cindy – Have you ever wanted to make the perfect pizza?  Come learn how to make delicious pizzas that will make you want to throw out those take-out menus.  $30/person 11:00 – 1:00pm Instructor: Cindy Smith

Thu, Mar 13 – St Patty’s Meal with Chef Liz – Chef Liz Pack from Devine Catering will be teaching us all about Corned Beef, along with roasted Carrots, Cabbage and Potatoes. Come learn her unique way to make this delicious meal for your family and friends, they will Love You! $30/person 7:00 – 9:00pm Instructor: Liz Pack

Sat, Mar 22 – Wine & Spice 101 – Ever wanted to learn how to pair wine with your food? Come learn the basics of pairing wines by focusing on the spices used in that dish.  Don’t know about Spices?  Don’t worry, we’ll cover those too!  $30/person  1:00 – 3:00pm Instructor: Claudia Sheridan

Thu, Mar 27- Spice Rubs with Chef Cindy – Tired of the same old flavors? Come learn how rubs elevate protein in a way you didn’t think was possible. Chef Cindy will teach you how to create a rub, as well as share with you her special “Magic Dust” recipe. $30/person 7:00 – 9:00pm Instructor: Cindy Smith

The Spice in LifeReservations are encouraged as seating is limited for all courses.  Courses include instruction, recipe(s) when available, tastings and an intimate learning environment where students are encouraged to interact, ask questions, and have a great time. For reservations, please contact The Spice In Life at 661-290-2700 or visit the store at 22722 Lyons Ave. #2, Santa Clarita, CA 91321.