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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 in classes making it easier to fit a class into your schedule. Classes range in length from 5 hours to 5 full days and are geared to avid home cooks and food enthusiasts. The hands-on cooking classes are taught in CasaLana’s professionally equipped kitchen and enrollment is limited to 8 participants. The small, intimate class size provides students personalized attention and one-on-one instruction. All classes include printed recipe handouts and a generous sampling or meal of the food prepared served with wine/beverage. Knives, tools and equipment are provided. Detailed information about the various types of classes offered and the class calendar can be viewed by clicking the links above. Accommodations are additional. For availability and rate information click the ‘Accommodations’ tab above. If CasaLana’s rooms are booked, additional rooms are available at nearby B&Bs.

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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.

If you have any difficulty with the online system, please call to complete class registrations.