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1147 Greenleaf Ave,
Wilmette, IL 60091

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Chef Eduardo Zavala from Prime Food Caterers prepares for a grill class!

Here is a list of our upcoming grill classes. We will be constantly adding new classes so please check back or sign up to be on our e-mail list and we will notify you when we add new classes. We hold our classes both inside and outside weather permitting. Don`t forget our kitchen and patio are available for your own private event.Thank you for your interest!

Payment for classes must be made at time of reservation. If you need to cancel you must do so at least 72 hours before the class for a full refund. Thanks for respecting this policy as we have a number of fixed costs for each class. You can always send a friend in your place.


Thursday July 24th 7pm
Join us for a Steak Class with Joe Spera from Al's Market. Joe will cut up an entire loin and show us where you get the different cuts of steak from and then we will grill them on both charcoal and gas to show you how to grill the perfect steak. Cost $60

Saturday August 2nd 2pm
Join us for a Big Green Egg Class. Learn what makes the Egg the world's greatest grill/smoker. We will smoke pork, grill chicken , sear steaks and even fire some pizza's. Cost $40

?Thursday August 21st 7pm

Join us for a Seafood Class. Learn some simple recipes to help you smoke and grill your favorite fish. We will grill on both charcoal and gas. Cost $50

Friday August 22nd 7pm
Join us for a Two Brother's Beer Dinner. Two Brother's out of Warrenville , Il has been brewing award winning beers since 1996.Trevor Hagen from Two Brothers will be on hand to discuss the evening's pairings. We will have 5 of their beers with a four course meal. Cost $50

Temperance Beer Dinner
Chris Mark's Rib and Chicken Class


We want to thank you all for having a great interest in our grilling classes. They have really been a lot of fun and we will try and schedule a few new ones soon...