At the JW GriffinCooking School you’ll have a unique opportunity to learn cooking techniques from our own top Chefs. Classes are offered through out the year and range from pasta making to whole hog cookery. Our chefs will walk you through the particular class lesson, stopping to answer any questions you may have. Each session is unique so choose to join one class or attend them all!
All classes are held on property at Grande Lakes Orlando. You do not need to be a resort guest to attend classes. The class fees cover all ingredients and some classes include drinks or a meal. Reservations are required. Please call (407) 393-4619.
Schedule of Events
March 8 - Pizza
Learn the art of pizza making from our chefs in the award winning Primo restaurant. They will cover topics like dough making, pizza stretching, choosing creative seasonal toppings and even how to make your own mozzarella for a perfect margarita pizza! This is a great class for the entire family and the best part will be enjoying the pizzas you created!
May 10 – Mexican Cuisine
Our culinary team is ready to teach you how to make authentic Mexican food. They will start by teaching you how to make Beef Birria, a traditional stew served on holidays, Mole, a very popular sauce used throughout the entire country, as well as tortillas from scratch and much more. These dishes will impress all of your friends and family at your next Mexican Fiesta!
June 21 – Beer Making
Forget wine! ... craft beers are on the rise! Get with our brew masters and learn the secrets of making great and simple beer. Perfect for Father’s Day!