For People Who Are Passionate About Food

The Savory Spoon Cooking School is located in Ellison Bay, Door County, Wisconsin. Often described as the most beautiful destination in the Midwest, Door County is known for its quaint villages, spectacular Lake Michigan shoreline, and relaxed atmosphere.

The Savory Spoon occupies the former village school house, built in 1879. This historic building was carefully restored in 2005 reclaiming itself as a local landmark. Click here for more history on the school house.

This historic building was carefully restored in 2005 reclaiming itself as a local landmark. The former 2 room school is now equipped with state of the art equipment, tools and fixtures. The school features the very latest in cooking and refrigeration equipment from SubZero/Wolf, and the finest in culinary tools and small appliances.

The Savory Spoon is a seasonal Cooking School operating from mid June through the end of October. Be sure to check out our Culinary Vacations to see what is being offered this year. Make your plans for any private or special events by contacting us now. We will be offering a wide array of classes and special events in the 2018 summer and fall. Read our guest chef bios.

To receive the latest information through our newsletter, sign up now! We look forward to having you join us this season. We also thank all our students and clients for their support during the past 15 years. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us.

Culinary Tours

Villa Bonita – A True Culinary Destination
The Savory Spoon offers the ultimate visit at Villa Bonita as an immersion in the way of life in a small Mexican village as well as an up close and personal experience with the culinary and cultural guidance and expertise...
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Savory Basque Country – France / Spain
Basque cooking enjoys a reputation for being one of the best cuisines in the world. Indulge in Basque charcuterie, farmstead sheep's milk cheese, as well as the many outstanding wines of the region.
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Sicily, Italy – A Taste of the Islands
I will arrange a date just for you and your friends. Let me know your pleasure. Customized just for you. Join us on a journey and path of discovery in Sicily. La Foresteria is an Estate immersed in the vineyards...
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Coastal Mexico
Join our mailing list to be notified of future trips The Savory Spoon Coastal Mexico trip is in the planning to Puerto Escondido in the state of Oaxaca, Mexico for 2019. We will feature all the great cooking classes and...
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News & Events

First Summer Floral Workshop a Success
The first class had guests creating a floral arrangement in an old fashioned wooden berry box, line with a red check towel.
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Summer Floral Workshops!
Learn how to use seasonal materials to create charming floral arrangements to decorate your Door County table. Refreshments will be served. Space is limited.
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