Making the Cut in the Kitchen with Chef Brett!
Kitchen Basics and Using all of the chicken.
At the end of the class each participant will leave with
A knife & the knowledge of how to properly care for and sharpen it
A basic understanding of proper food safety and why it is important
A basic understanding of how to choose, break down and prepare meals from whole chickens, and why it is a better choice over buying pre-packed parts (Hint: It’s more economical and usually that is how the better chicken come, i.e. pastured and local)
The knowledge of how to roast a chicken and make gravy, chicken under a brick, chicken braised in white wine and gravy
Proper kitchen set up to avoid cross contamination
TDZ-What is it and why is it important
Proper chilling of cooked food for storage
What knives do you really need?
How to hold and use
How to sharpen
How to care for them
Why buy whole?
—how to break down
-don’t throw out the bones-MAKE STOCK!