About the class
During this class students will learn the history and flavors of Jamaica. See why our food is loved worldwide. They will learn how to make their own jerk seasoning, sauce and the techniques behind the world famous jerk. They will also get to make their own escovitch pickle with fried fish fillet paired with the beloved Rice and peas cooked in coconut milk. Then we will cool things down with a Caribbean cocktail made with appleton rum.
Taste of Jamaica Cooking Class Menu
- Jamaican Jerk Chicken
- Escovitch fish fillet
- Rice and Peas
- 876 on the rocks
About the chef
Noel Cunningham is a Jamaican-Canadian chef, author, food writer, and culinary consultant.
His career spans working in noted restaurants in Jamaica and Canada to cooking at the James Beard House in New York City. He is the dynamic force behind his catering company, Cuisine by Noel. He is known for blending his talent for creating elegant, Caribbean fusion-inspired cuisine with a passion for simple dishes using fresh and sustainable ingredients.
Chef Noel has been recognized locally and internationally for his culinary skills and has the undeniable ability to attract an audience, which has led to numerous features in print publications, television, and radio shows in Canada, Jamaica &; the United States.
He has made several feature appearances and contributions in the JamaicanEats Magazine, Jamaica Gleaner, Cooking Sense Magazine, Jamaicans.com, CTV Winnipeg Morning Live, The Marc and Mandy Show, CP24 Breakfast Show, Global News, CTV Your Morning Live, Breakfast Television, Television Jamaica (TVJ) Smile Jamaica, CVM at Sunrise Morning Program.
His expertise is backed with recognition as a champion of brand Jamaica in the Culinary Arts by the Prime Minister Youth Awards as well as top 5 nominee for Winnipeg’s best chef in 2018 and named best chef in Toronto for 2019-2020 by byblacks.com people’s choice award.
Date/time: Thursday October 21st @6pm
Structure: Demo + hands-on practice
Price: $125 + tax per person
To register: call 416 922 9055 or click the button below
*As of September 22nd 2021, we are required to have proof of vaccination in order to attend any in-person event or class. Please do not book a class if you are unable to provide the required documents.