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Calling All FOODIES! This group is specially created for Food Network lovers, Pinterest recipe searchers, and food box subscription junkies alike! We at CocuSocial have created this group for our loyal customers and food lovers all around the New York City Area! Come and meet other culinary enthusiasts from all levels of experience! Make friends and Fettucine while drinking a Cosmo! Create your own Margherita pizza while ...you guessed it..drinking Margaritas! We are all here to learn great recipes, make wonderful new friends, and have an amazing time in some of NYC's popular dining rooms! NO KITCHEN INVOLVED EVER!

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Upcoming events (5)

CocuSocial: Fresh Handmade Pasta

Atelier Sucre

Due to limited seating, and to ensure proper social distancing is in place, this venue can only accept bookings of 2 or more. If you are booking your class as a group please make the reservation under one name, as a full booking group. There’s nothing quite so satisfying as fresh pasta, and creating it yourself. It’s is easier than you might think! Learn how to make the perfect pasta dough and then transform it into beautiful shapes. You will learn to make two different pasta dishes, Mushroom & Spinach Pasta, as well as a Bolognese Pasta-aligning with seasonality! No experience is required! We provide all the equipment and ingredients, which are easy to find at local markets if you don’t already have them in your home kitchen. Our events are casual and meant to be fun and instructive, not hardcore. This class is designed to be just as fun for the cooking enthusiast who wants to be a part of every step as it is for the first-timer who’s happier observing and assisting (or taste testing). Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in. This class is NOT BYOB and drinks are NOT available for purchase at the venue. Reserve your seats now! https://cocusocial.com/newevent/Ho7jkK0oW_New-York-City_Fresh-Handmade-Pasta_Nov-27

CocuSocial: Spanish Tapas

Hyatt House New York/Chelsea

Escape to the bustling streets of exciting Barcelona while exploring the world of Spanish Tapas! Hosted by our resident Chef Instructor with Spanish Puerto Rican heritage, this will be an authentic Spanish dining experience not to be forgotten! In this energetic and interactive class, you will learn how to master three restaurant-worthy tapas which are well-renowned in Spain. Our Chef Instructor will enlighten you on the background of Tapa culture, before taking you through a detailed demonstration of how to construct each of the dishes. You will then be guided step-by-step in replicating how to make three classic Tapa including Croquetas de Bacalao (Potato and Salted Cod Croquettes), Tortilla Espanola (Spanish Omelette) and sautéed seasonal Seafood with caramelised onion. After creating your Spanish masterpieces, join your new found foodie friends and enjoy your Tapa creations to your hearts content! Buen Provecho! No experience is required! We provide all the equipment and ingredients, which are easy to find at local markets if you don’t already have them in your home kitchen. Our events are casual and meant to be fun and instructive, not hardcore. This class is designed to be just as fun for the baking enthusiast who wants to be a part of every step as it is for the first-timer who’s happier observing and assisting. You will be seated with your booking party and socially distanced from other guests throughout class. Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in, wearing your mask. Drinks are available for purchase from the venue and are NOT included in the ticket price. Outside drinks are not allowed. 21+ only. Reserve your seats now! https://cocusocial.com/newevent/XiCRatLQR_New-York-City_Spanish-Tapas_Nov-28

CocuSocial: Make Your Own Chocolate Truffles

Online event

Here is a surefire way to wow your friends and family at the upcoming holiday festivities and show them how much you care, whether it is in person with members of your household or virtually, by sending them a sweet little package and connecting on a video chat - Chocolate! Need we say more? There is a reason this indulgent treat is known as "Food of the Gods". Packed with healthy anti-oxidants, chocolate consumed in moderation can boost your mood and support heart health. Learn how to make these truffles with various ganaches and toppings all from scratch with Chef Daniel Kleinhandler, a Michelin star winning Executive Pastry Chef. You are cordially invited to Chef Daniel Kleinhandler's home pastry wonderland to debunk the art and techniques of creating delectable chocolate truffles from start to finish. It's easier than you might think - All you have to do is follow his lead! All you need bring to the class is your curiosity and interest in learning the process of chocolate making. An oven is required and a food processor will be handy. No previous experience is required and all skill levels are welcome! But remember, crafting chocolate truffles from scratch is both art and science. So it's important to follow the recipe and have the ingredients measured out properly so that at the end of the class you'll be ready to sit down to the most delicious dessert. Then it's entirely up to you if you feel like sharing! We will be making two different types of truffles in this master class: Coffee Caramel Chocolate Ganache and Raspberry Ganache, rolled in toppings such as shredded coconuts, cocoa powder, and nuts such as pistachios and hazelnuts. The essential ingredients you will need for this recipe include:60-70% chocolate, granulated sugar, heavy cream, unsalted butter, whole coffee beans, raspberry jam or any other jams with no big chunks, cocoa powder, dried shredded coconut, raw nuts such as pistachios, hazelnuts, or almonds. So that you can follow along with the Chef at a comfortable pace in real time, please make sure you have all of your ingredients measured out in separate bowls or containers for each of the components. You will have the opportunity to engage with Chef Daniel throughout using the Zoom chat box. There will also be time at the end for a formal Q&A. Tickets are on a per person basis. https://cocusocial.com/newevent/pYPRoip14_Master-Series_Food-of-the-Gods:-Chocolate-Truffle-Workshop-_Nov-28

CocuSocial: Soft Homemade Pretzels

Online event

Soft pretzels are such a treat in fall, especially along with a cold refreshing beer in hand. Oktoberfest anyone?! This class can also be a whole family affair. The kids are welcome to cook along with Chef Jason, from his Manhattan kitchen. He will teach you the secret to making soft homemade pretzels from scratch. Follow the process of making the dough, which you will do several times throughout class so you'll be an expert pretzel maker in no time! Learn the recipe for three different pretzel flavors: plain, cumin, and raisin. Each will be paired with it's own cheesy dipping sauce, which you will also make along with the chef. Invite your friends and family to join you for class so you can connect virtually and enjoy a fun afternoon creating something from scratch, together. No experience is required! You'll have the opportunity to interact with Chef Jason throughout the class. You will receive an email with the equipment and ingredients list. However, the main ingredients required to participate along with the chef in your own kitchen include: all purpose flour, granulated sugar, salt, active dry yeast, vegetable oil, raisins, cheddar cheese, blue cheese, cumin, onion, lime juice, and lemon juice. Measure out your ingredients ahead of the session, grab a glass of your favorite drink, and let’s get baking! Tickets are on a per-person basis. https://cocusocial.com/newevent/mQq5ghRAS_Online_Soft-Homemade-Pretzels_Nov-28

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CocuSocial: Homemade Pizza Party

Atelier Sucre

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