Open Kitchen @Home | Meal Kit with Video Instruction | Umami Vegetarian

Event Date: Friday Jul. 3rd, 2020

Event Time: 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Host: Stratford Chefs School

Contact: 519-271-1414


Open Kitchen @Home | Meal Kit with Video Instruction | Umami Vegetarian

NEW! We’re (virtually) bringing Open Kitchen class - and a great meal - to your house!

Learn Stratford Chefs School cooking techniques and tips, while preparing a delicious 3 course meal to savour with our finish-at-home Meal Kits!

Chef Instructor Eli Silverthorne plans the meal and does the prep, you finish the cooking at home! Our professional video tutorial will guide you along the way. Order an Open Kitchen @Home Meal Kit and we’ll make it easy, with all the chef-prepared, pre-measured, farm-to-table ingredients you need, a detailed downloadable recipe booklet with full instructions to keep, and safe contactless pick up.

Take it home and start cooking - PLACE YOUR ORDER by 12 noon Wednesday, July 1 for PICK UP Friday, July 3 between 4 pm - 6 pm

This vegetarian meal is packed to the brim with vibrant colour and “first of the season” fresh flavours. We’ll demonstrate the fundamentals of making vivid green cool cucumber gazpacho, house cultured creams, form pasta and how to use a smoker; plus, you'll learn the steps for the quintessential vol au vent puff pastry tart – ALL FROM HOME! Bon Appetit!

UMAMI VEGETARIAN MEAL KIT includes all pre-measured ingredients prepped to make the following:

Cucumber Gazpacho

Umami* Tortellini in smoked Carrot broth

Hazelnut "picada"

Arugula Salad

Strawberry Vol au Vent puff Pastry Tart


Serve chilled Gazpacho

Boil Pasta

Reheat and serve in broth

Garnish with hazelnuts

Dress Arugula salad

Slice Strawberries, whip Chantilly Cream

Fill tarts with Chantilly & berries

(*umami is a “savory” flavour profile often associated with meats, but actually traces it’s origins to glutamates found in both meat and vegetables such as seaweed, mushrooms, tomatoes)


This event is wheelchair accessible.

Cost: $32 per person ($30.48 + 5% service fee)

Location: Stratford Chefs School Kitchens, Stratford, 136 Ontario Street, Stratford



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