Tag Archives: Cooking Classes in Petaling Jaya

February Baking and Cooking Classes

Saturday February 8th 2.30 to 5.30

Non Yeast Breads

As always, this class was created simply because I’m such a big baby because yeasty breads make me sick.  So here are some of my favorites;

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  1. A Very Healthy Seed Loaf
  2. Soda Bread
  3. Banana Bread

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Price Per Person: $95 (Class will commence once there are 6 students)

Sunday February 9th 2.30 to 5.30

The Month of Love – Class of Chocolate Wickedness

Let’s learn to make;

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  1. Whisky Fudge
  2. Chocolate Truffles
  3. Tiramisu

All these have alcohol in them.

Price Per Person: $100 (Class will commence once there are 6 students)

Saturday February 15th 10 to 1 pm

Indian Roti Morning

Learn to make 3 Indian Rotis at home.

You will learn to make

  1. Naan
  2. Bhatura (Similar to Puri)
  3. Roti
  4. Potato and Pea Curry (My favorite curry)

Price Per Person: $95 (Class will commence once there are 6 students)

Saturday February 15th 2.30 to 5.30

Devil’s Food Cake

A Devils Food Cake always starts with a good Chocolate Cake and then covered with luscious Chocolate Topping and you can even sandwich with Mocha Butter Cream.  You will learn;

  1. Chocolate Cake
  2. Mocha Butter Cream
  3. Chocolate Ganache Topping

Price Per Person: $90 (Class will commence once there are 6 students)

Sunday February 16th 10 to 1 pm

Mille Crepe

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Learn the Art of making Mille Crepe

Learn to make Mille Crepe from scratch. You will learn to make the crepes, the mille feuille (Cream) and assemble the crepe and take your share home.

Price Per Person: $95

Class will commence once there are 6 students.  This is a hands on session so please dress comfortably and bring a container.

Sunday February 16th 2.30 to 5.30

Cake and Pudding Class

Learn to make;

  1. Pineapple and Mango Upside Down Cake
  2. Pear and Ginger Pudding

Price Per Person: $90

Class will commence once there are 6 students.  Please bring containers.

Saturday February 22nd 10 am to1 pm

Coconut Delights

I’ve always like my coconut desserts.  These are my all time easy to do favorites.  You will learn;

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  1. Coconut Rolls
  2. Old Fashioned Coconut Cake with a Coconut Ice Topping

Price Per Person: $85

Class will commence once there are 6 students.

Sunday February 23rd 10 am to 1 pm

Hainanese Chicken Rice

A favorite everywhere, even overseas. Please do not CRINGE when we fry the chicken fat as this is the real thing.

  1. Chicken Rice (Heong Fun)
  2. Chicken
  3. Ginger Gravy
  4. Chilly Sauce
  5. Chicken Stock

Price Per Person: $95 (Class will commence once there are 6 students)

Sunday February 23rd 2.30 to 5.30

Nutty Carrot Cake with Italian Butter Cream

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  1. Nutty Carrot Cake
  2. Italian Butter Cream

Price Per Person: $95 (Class will commence once there are six students)

Classes will be held at 70 Road 14/24 Petaling Jaya.  Please call 016 6827465 or email cookingwithnicholas@gmail.com to book and to make any enquiries.  Please check my blog www.nicholaspillai.wordpress.com

Fees are to be paid once you make a booking, if a class is canceled you will be refunded.  If fees are not paid, your name will be not be placed on the list. 

August Cooking Classes

August 5th Sunday 10 to 1 pm

Laksa For Raya – Learn to make 3 types of Laksa for   Raya this year.  2 places Left

You will learn:
1. Johore Laksa
2. Curry Laksa
3. Assam Laksa

This is a semi hands on class. Please bring you containers or you can eat it all after class.

Price Per Person: $100 – Class will commence once there are 8students

August 11th Saturday 10 to 1 pm

Nutty Cookies for Raya – Learn to make three easy nutty favorites.  2 places left

You will learn:
1. Almond London
2. Cashew Nut Cookies
3. Hazelnut Coffee Cookies

This is a fully hands on class where you will be working in groups. Please bring CONTAINERS to take your cookies home.

Price Per Person: $90 – Class will commence once there are 8 students.

August 19th Sunday 2.30 to 5.30

Roasting on the Weekend – Learn to make Roast Lamb and its accompaniments. 3 places left

FULL

You will learn:
1. Leg of Lamb
2. Scalloped Potatoes
3. Salade Nicoise
4. Flourless Chocolate Cake

This is a semi hands on class.

Price Per Person: $120 – Class will commence once there are 8 students.

August 26th Sunday 10 to 1 pm

Pies Galore – Learn to make Pies

FULL

New Class August 12th Sunday 2.30 to 5.30

You will learn:
1. Short Crust Pastry
2. Creamy Chicken and Mushroom Filling
3. Shepherd’s Pie
4. Apple Pie

This is a hands on class

Price Per Person: $100 – Class will commence once there are 8 students.

August 31st Friday 10 to 2 pm  is FULL

Fondant Flower Making and Decorating Class 101

New Date – September 1st 10 to 2 pm is FULL

Learn to decorate your cake with handmade flowers and fondant.
You will learn to make:
1. Fondant
2. Forget Me Nots
3. Cherry Blossoms
4. Butterflies
5. Leaves
6. Royal Icing
7. To cover a cake with fondant
8. To assemble flowers on a cake
9. Final Touch ups with Royal Icing
This is a fully hands on session, students will be making their own flowers. This is a beginner’s class, an intermediate class will be organized later.
Please bring a large container to take home your flowers.

Price Per Person: $165 (Class will commence once there are six students)

Classes will be held at 70 Road 14/24 Petaling Jaya. Please email nicholas_pillai@yahoo.com to book and to make any enquiries. Please check my blog http://www.nicholaspillai.wordpress.com class updates and other food related topics.

Cooking Classes for June 2012

June 3rd Sunday 10 to 1 pm

Easy Eggless Cookies

Learn to make 3 types of eggless cookies. These are not just cookies with eggs omitted. You will learn to make;
1. Anzac Cookies
2. Diamant Vanille
3. Diamant au Chocolat
This is a fully hands on session. Class will commence once there are 6 students.
Price Per Person: $10

June 9th  and 17th Saturday 2.30 to 5.30 – 1 more place left each

Mille Crepe

Learn the art of Mille Crepe
You will learn to make crepes and crème pattisier and then assemble your mille crepe. This is a hands on class. You will be working in groups.

Price Per Person: $110. Class is already commencing.

June 9th saturday  10 to 1 pm  4 more place

Red Velvet Class – New Class

Learn to make red velvet cake along with a filling and a topping.

1. Red Velvet Cake
2. Chocolate Butter Cream Filling
3. Cheese Topping
Price Per Person: $110 – This is a hands on class and will commence

June 10th Sunday 2.30 to 5.30 1 place left
Let’s do Indian

We will learn a complete Indian Meal. We will cook:
1. Vegetable Beriani
2. Smoked Mutton Curry (Guaranteed no mutton smell)
3. Vegetable Jalfrezi – Indian style Mixed vegetable
4. Palak Paneer – Learn to also make Paneer
Price Per Person: $110 (Class will commence once there are 8 students)

Classes will be held at 70 Road 14/24 Petaling Jaya. Please email nicholas_pillai@yahoo.com to book and to make any enquiries. Please check my blog http://www.nicholaspillai.wordpress.com class updates and other food related topics.

November Baking Classes

Let’s make Pies

Wednesday November 16th 10 to 1 pm

Saturday November 19th 10 to 1 pm

Let’s get together and make pies..

We’ll make

  1.  Short Crust pastry
  2. Chicken Pie
  3. Shepherds Pie
  4. Apple Pie
  5. Chicken Filling
  6. Vegetarian Mushroom Filling

Price Per Person: $125 – This is  hands on session where each person makes their own pastry and assembles their pies.

Class will commence once there are 6 people

Rich Fruit Cake Class

Wednesday November 23rd 10 to 1 pm

Sunday November 27th 10 to 1 pm

It’s my favorite time of year when we make our Christmas Cake. You will learn to make two types of fruit cakes.

  1. Rich Rich Fruit Cake
  2. Semolina Fruit Cake – Sri Lankan Fruit Cake

This is a semi hands on class where students will participate in making and baking the cake together.

Price Per Person: $85

Class will commence once there are 6 students.

Classes will be held at 70 Road 14/24 Petaling Jaya.  Please call 016 6827465 or email nicholas_pillai@yahoo.com to book and to make any enquiries.  Please check my blog www.nicholaspillai.wordpress.com

March Cooking and Baking Classes

Marching on This Month of March

French Macarons

March 5th Saturday 2 to 4.30

March 20th Sunday 2 to 4.30

A fully hands on class, making French Macaroons with different fillings.

1Macarons                                                                   

2.     Orange Chocolate Ganache Filling

3.     Salty Butterscotch Filling

I can only take 5 students per class due to oven space.  This is a fully hands on class. Please bring containers to take your macarons home.

Price Per Person: $95

Private Class – $500

A Complete Meal – Easy, Tasty and the Family will love you for it. You will learn:

March 6th Sunday 2 – 4.30 pm

March 17th Thursday 10.30 to 1pm

1.     Chicken schnitzel

2.     Croquette Potatoes

3.     Tomato Medley Salad

4.     Two Color Soup

5.     Chocolate Croissant Pudding

Price Per Person: $125

Private Class: $600

Class will commence once there are 5 or 6 students.

Cupcake Class

March 6th Sunday 10 to 1 pm

Learn to make and decorate freestyle cupcakes

1.     Cake

Pretty Cupcakes all in a row

 

2.     Butter Icing

3.     Fondant

4.     Chocolate Topping

5.     Chocolate Cream

6.     Learn to do freestyle designs

Each person gets to take home 8 decorated cupcakes. All ingredients will be provided. Kindly bring a container to take home your cupcakes.

Price Per Person: $95 (Class will commence once there are 8 students)

Private Class: $450

Table Etiquette for Kids and Young Adults

March 15th 10.30 to 12.30

Manners maketh the Man, learn to eat like a lady and a gentlemen, no matter where you are, or who you’re with. Learn to make a difference

A proper 4 course meal will be served.

Price Per Person: $85 inclusive of notes.  Class will commence once there are 6 students.

Private Class: $300

School Holiday Cupcake Class for kids

March 16th Wednesday 10 to 12.30 pm

Learn to make and decorate freestyle cupcakes

1.      Cake

happy cupcakes!

 

2.     Butter Icing

3.     Chocolate Topping

4.     Chocolate Cream

5.     Learn to do freestyle designs

Each person gets to take home 8 decorated cupcakes. All ingredients will be provided. Kindly bring a container to take home your cupcakes.

Price Per Person: $85 (Class will commence once there are 8 students)

Private Class: $400

Chocolate Favorites

March 19th Saturday 2 to 4.30

Learn to make these easy pick and go Chocolatey snacks.Ideal for Tea, and to make the kid happy.

1.  Lamingtons – learn to make sponge cake and chocolate coating

2. Chocolate Espresso Fudge Cakes – Learn to make Fudge Cake with Mocha Topping

Price Per Person: $85 Class will commence once there are 6 students

Private Class: $400

Nasi Lemak Kukus

March 20th Sunday 10 to 12.30

Freshly made Nasi Lemak Kukus after class

1.     Nasi Lemak Kukus – not the rice cooker kind but the real steamed kind.

2.     Chicken Rendang

Our Homestyle Meal after Class

 

3.     Sambal

4.     Sotong Sambal

5.     Crispy Fried Fish – Singapore Style

Then we will all sit together and have  Nasi Lemak  complete with the rest of the trimmings.

Price Per Person: $115 (Class will commence once there are 5 students.

Private Class $550

Fluffy Roti Canai and a Dhal

March 26th Saturday 2 to 4.30 pm

Learn to make Malaysia’s favorite comfort food.

This is a fully hands on class. Learn to make:

1.     Roti Canai

2.     Roti Telur

3.     Murtabak

4.     Vegetable Dhal Curry

Price Per Person: $95 Class will commence once there are 6 students

Private Class: $500

Cheesecake Class

March 27th Sunday 2 to 4.30

We will learn to make a portioned cheesecake and whole cheesecakes. These are rich cheesecakes and not the type you find in our local cake shops.

1.     Chocolate Peanut Butter Cheesecake

2.     Caramel Apple Cheesecake

3.     Chocolate Cheese Strawberry Cupcakes

Price Per Person: $100 (class will commence once there are 6 students)

Private Class: $500

Classes will be held at 70 Road 14/24 Petaling Jaya.  Please call 016 6827465 or email nicholas_pillai@yahoo.com to book and to make any enquiries.  Please check my blog, www.nicholaspillai.wordpress.com for class schedules and any changes.

Payments are to be made in advance unless otherwise stated.