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Cooking Classes and Culinary Vacations in Napa Valley

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Cooking Classes in Napa Valley Wine Country

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Gourmet Retreats at CasaLana offers a variety of options making it easier to a fit a fun-filled cooking session into your schedule. Create a custom cooking experience with a session of one or more days focusing on the topics of interest to you - basic skills, sauces, sous-vide, modernist cooking techniques and more. A perfect activity for avid home cooks and food enthusiasts. The hands-on cooking classes are taught in CasaLana’s professionally equipped kitchen. The customized approach provides personalized attention and one-on-one instruction. Sessions include printed recipe handouts and a generous sampling or meal of the food prepared served with wine/beverage. Knives, tools and equipment are provided. . Accommodations are additional. For availability and rate information click the ‘Accommodations’ tab above. 

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Lana Richardson, the owner and operator of CasaLana and Gourmet Retreats, facilitates and teaches the classes. Lana is a top honor graduate of the California Culinary Academy and continues her professional education at the Culinary Institute of America, Greystone campus. Lana also has many years of experience in catering, business and customer education.