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Date Night Rustic Italian Dinner & Dessert

Completely from scratch, this classic Italian Polenta & Meatballs is comfort food that warms you to your core. The polenta is rich and creamy, topped with flavorful juicy meatballs and a perfect tomato sauce to balance it all out. Some simply roasted broccolini, a dusting of parmesan, and a garnish of parsley makes it look as good as it tastes.

Before we get to work on our main course, we've got to start on dessert! A light Italian dessert which is sure to impress guests both with how beautiful it is and how lovely it tastes, Panna Cotta is one of our favorites.  We'll top it with macerated berries so make it even tastier.

Guests receive a 20% discount on future classes and 10% discount on any in-store purchase on the day of class!


  • Rich & Creamy Polenta
  • Homemade Meatballs in Tomato Sauce
  • Roasted Broccolini
  • Panna Cotta w/ Macerated Berries
  • Local Craft Beer, House and Premium Wines available for purchase 
  • Thickening
  • Macerating
  • Panades
  • Saucing
  • Searing
  • Roasting
  • Seasoning
  • Plating
  • Knife Skills

Chef Instructor: Timmy Kirk
Chef Timmy is a Cincinnati native, and a born roamer. He has lived in a few places around the US, Asia for 5 years, and spent a year in South America. While living abroad he traveled as much as possible, and every time he traveled, his goal was to study the cuisines and cultures of the regions he visited. He has taken more than 40 cooking classes throughout China, Korea, Thailand, India, Colombia, Italy, France, and more. He has experienced authentic flavors and techniques from around the world, and now he is bringing them back home to share the secrets with you. In Denver, Timmy was part of the team that won "Q House Chinese" the title of "Best Restaurant Denver 2018" by Eater Magazine and helped earn a nomination for “Best New Restaurant in America” by the James Beard Foundation.  Although Asian cuisines are his specialty, his knowledge and skills of world cuisines is extensive.  Recently, he earned his Level 1 Sommelier Certification.

Our recipes use common ingredients that may or may not be specified in the menu, including various fruits and vegetables, nuts, meats, spices, wheat flours, etc. If you have a food allergy or dietary restriction we should be aware of, please call or email before attending the class. We may or may not be able to accommodate.

A minimum 48-hour notice via phone or in-person (not email) is required for class cancellations or rescheduling for reservations of one to three guests.  A minimum 7-day notice via phone or in-person is required for class cancellations or rescheduling for reservation of four or more guests. 
If you are unable to attend a class, you are encouraged to send someone in your place. We cannot make exceptions.

If you have a large group, consider a private party!

Got questions? Call, email, or check our FAQ page.

Classes are two hours, but duration is approximate and may vary by 10-15 minutes, it is best to plan accordingly.

For same-day booking, call us at 513.847.4474

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