Door County Opportunities: “The Flavors of Provence” Explores the Culinary Delights of Southern France

Door County Pulse, Peninsula Pulse Janice Thomas, proprietor of the Savory Spoon Cooking School in Ellison Bay, enhances her onsite instructional courses with culinary excursions. This spring Thomas will lead a small group to southern France. With “The Flavors of Provence,” a seven-day trip through one of the most beautiful and taste tantalizing regions of Europe, students will visit professional teaching kitchens, local markets, and specialty shops. Immersing themselves in …

Chocolate and Candy Making Classes

By Door County Pulse The Sweet Spot” is ready for your enjoyment at the Savory Spoon Cooking School in Ellison Bay. Satisfy your sweet tooth this season with homemade chocolates made by in-house chocolatier, Kathy (Cocoa) McCarthy. Made with rich, couverture Belgian chocolate, the Savory Spoon’s specialties include Caramel Turtles, Drunken Turtles, Almond Toffee, Decadent Truffles, and new for this season Biker Bars and an addictive Peanut Butter Crunch. This …

The King Of Fish

By Door County Pulse Mike Mead of the Shoreline Restaurant was the visiting chef recently at a class at the Savory Spoon Cooking School. Mead taught at the Savory Spoon and featured Salmon prepared in six different dishes. He taught students how to affectively use a cast iron grill to get the perfect grill markings as well as the proper cooking times. The salmon was grilled with a variety of …

Savory Spoon Cooking School Opens for Season

By Door County Pulse The Savory Spoon Cooking School is celebrating its fifth season and will open June 19 with one of Door County’s favorite chefs. At 6 pm, Mike Mead, chef and owner of the Shoreline Restaurant in Gills Rock, will share his passion for delicious salmon dishes, featuring grilled salmon with maple glaze or with Jamaican salsa. Poached salmon in phyllo crust with a mango salsa will also …

Dining Around the Door

By Door County Pulse oin friends at the Door County YMCAs’ 7th Annual Dining Around the Door at Bjِrklunden on Sunday, April 20. This unique event offers specialties of the house and desserts from a number of fine Door County restaurants, including the English Inn, White Gull Inn, Alexander’s, C & C Supper Club, Savory Spoon Cooking School, Village Café, Mojo Rosa’s, Double Delights and Maxwelton Braes, just to name …