Lunch & Learn Experience: VIP Tour of the Thursday Farmers' Market
The Lunch & Learn Experience, located at the spectacular Crocker Galleria in the heart of San Francisco, is where the fun and creativity of Style & Entertaining's Social Club comes to life.
Join Founder & Hostess in Chief Christine Martin from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm as she shares her secrets for stress-free dinner party planning. The exclusive experience is limited to 12 guests.
Farm Fresh in the Financial District of Downtown San Francisco, the Farmers’ Market in the Crocker Galleria is framed by a beautiful glass atrium, sprinkled with hand-painted umbrellas. Lunchtime crowds enjoy picking up fresh fruits and vegetables for meals at home and office snacks on their way to the myriad of restaurants above the market. Named #1 Favorite Small Farmers’ Market in San Francisco, this award-winning market is year round on Thursdays, 10am—2pm. This Farmers’ Market features Heirloom fruit varieties, Mission Figs, Heirloom Tomatoes, Blackberries, Blueberries, and organic strawberries.
You will leave with a head full of inspiration and know-how including:
Buy Fresh! Buy Local! Learn to easily shop for, store and prepare fresh, local ingredients — including meats, fish, produce, oils, wine, flowers and cheeses.
Spice Up Your Life! Learn to enhance the natural flavors of food with herbs and spices.
Get Kitchen Confident! Learn tips for preparing healthy, California cuisines and stylish plate and platter presentations.
Establish Your Wine Style! Learn the secrets behind wine and food pairing and the fundamentals of buying, serving and enjoying SAuvignon Blanc and Pinot Noir.
Become a Design Star! Learn to set a stylish scene with home décor elements — including learning to design simple floral arrangements and create the mood selecting music and lighting.
The Unique Lunch & Learn Experiences & Gifts include:
Seasonal Celebrity Chef Catered Lunch from Ladle & Leaf
Fresh Sourdough Bread
A bottle of local Hint Natural Flavored Water
Lessons on selecting, storing and preparing fresh, local ingredients
Tastings of Healthy California Premium Fruit Snacks
Tastings of local Premium Dark Chocolate
Romantic Dinner Kit for 2 from Style & Entertaining
Award-winning Romantic Dinner Kit contains everything you need to cook up an evening of ooh-la-la except the fresh produce and a date!
Learn to create a delicious, three-course French-inspired gourmet menu of arugula salad with shaved fennel and orange vinaigrette, herbs de provence roasted chicken, wild rice with portabello mushrooms, walnuts and dried cherries, and chocolate pots de crème.
No need to fly off to Paris, simply flip the lid and learn!
INCLUDED IN THE ROMANTIC DINNER KIT:
- Ingredients: wild rice, wheat berries, walnuts, dried cherries and herbs de provence Net Wt 7.2 ounces (205 grams)
- A 16 page booklet with easy-to-follow Style & Entertaining lessons
- A shopping list to help easily navigate your local market to select the remaining fresh ingredients
- A time-saving lesson for getting started
- A lesson on nutrition and healthy eating
- Easy-to-follow gourmet cooking lessons
- Celebrity-chef techniques and tips
- A food and wine pairing lesson
- Tips for selecting Sauvignon Blanc and Pinot Noir
- A Romantic Style & Entertaining lesson
- A custom invitation with envelope
- A stylish, scent free votive candle
- 2 romantic cocktail napkins
- 2 luxurious paper dinner napkins
- 2 quality place cards
- 2 elegant menu cards
Allergy Information: Contains ingredients that were packaged in a facility that processes on shared equipment with peanuts, tree nuts, milk, soy and eggs.