The Sun-Drenched Dishes of the Mediterranean
Week 3: July 19-25, 2015
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Therese O'Connor, director of training for Cornell Dining and a wonderful chef and teacher, has offered CAUers hit classes on Italian cooking for two years. Now she is moving on to the sun-drenched cuisines of other Mediterranean countries.
Among the dishes we'll prepare are Spanish tortilla Española, French bouillabaisse, Tunisian lamb tagines, and Greek papoutsakia. We'll explore pastas and doughs, as well as combinations of seafood, legumes, and vegetables, liberally using those ingredients fundamental to all Mediterranean fare—olives, garlic, cheeses, and fragrant spice blends.
Beginning and experienced cooks alike will enjoy this class and gain greater ease in the kitchen. Additional facilities and materials fee: $200.
Once you've registered, we'll send you materials on the academic program and other information to help you prepare for CAU. A $50 per person, per class, non-refundable deposit is required with your registration. All deposits are applied to the full program charges. Register now!
For those staying on campus, the program fee (per adult, per week) covers the course, lodging, sixteen meals, coffee breaks, hospitality hours, welcome and farewell parties, conference-lot parking fees, and use of most of Cornell’s campus facilities. Some courses have additional fees. Wednesday supper is on your own. Some campus facilities, such as the golf course, also charge specific user fees. Weekly program rates vary with the accommodation you select:
Program fee including on-campus housing and meals
- Court/Kay Hall: double occupancy per adult $1,932, single supplement $100
- Room w/private bathroom: double occupancy per adult $1,990, single supplement $150
Program fee for commuters and for those staying at Hilton Homewood Suites*: $1,115
*This fee does not include housing or meals. If you wish to stay at Hilton Homewood Suites, please call 607.266.0000 to make a reservation in the CAU block.
Commuter meal plan option: $425. Most CAUers staying at Hilton Homewood Suites select our meal plan for the week in order to enjoy the full CAU experience.