Class Schedules/Menus

OUR ANNUAL CULINARY TRIP TO TUSCANY IS SOLD OUT!!

To view the class calendar scroll down to the bottom of the page.

Class Policies:

  • Please call 412-362-0679 to register for class.
  • You can pay by debit card over the phone (note: we do NOT accept American Express nor Discover).
  • Alternatively, you can pay by check, mail to 5404 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15206.  We need to receive your check within 5 days of your phone registration.
  • Please arrive 10 minutes early as class will start promptly on time!  We  have a large parking lot adjacent to out building at the intersection of Penn and Aiken.
  • Just like cultural/sporting events there is NO REFUND once you have registered for a class.  You may, however, send someone in your place.   If you give us 72 hours advance notice you may switch to another class. ABSOLUTELY NO CONSIDERATION FOR ‘NO SHOWS.
  • Gift Certificates are not refundable.  You may give them to another person if you do not want to come to class.
  • In case a class is canceled due to insufficient registration or inclement weather you may switch to another available class or receive a full refund.  Classes with less than 6 people will be canceled.
  • We reserve the right to make menu changes .
  • Please inform us of dietary restrictions/allergies when you register.  We will try and make some adjustments to accommodate your needs.
  • We would be happy to plan a class for people with special dietary needs (gluten free, vegetarian, lactose free, vegan, paleo etc). However, you would need to guarantee a minimum of 6 people for your class.
  • We DO NOT offer children’s classes or parties but interested children ages 8-12 can also attend class with a parent.  Half price for the child. Young adults 13 and up can attend an adult class on their own at full price.
  • PRIVATE PARTY means that particular date is already booked
  • For information on classes at The Kitchen By Vangura click here

 

CLASS CALENDAR:

  • When you put your cursor on a particular class the menu, time and price will appear.  Then, call 412-362-0679 for registration and payment. 
  • The complete schedule is listed through April, 2019 (arrow forward on the calendar) 

 

< February 2019 >
SundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
          1Vangura's Kitchen Class (Irwin)Vangura's Kitchen Class (Irwin)See link above calendar for specifics 2Private PartyPrivate Party
3 4Asian Appetizers
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Asian AppetizersTime: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$80.00 per person/BYOB: pork potstickers with chili sauce, crab puffs with a ginger sauce, Korean meatballs with gochujang sauce, corn fritters with a peanut-cucumber sauce and Vietnamese chicken banh mi sandwiches with pickled carrots, herbs and a spice Asian mayo
5Tuscan Dinner
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuscan DinnerTime: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$80.00 per person/BYOB: gnocchi with mushrooms, hazelnuts & peas, Italian stuffed flank steak pinwheels with a fresh tomato sauce, lemon pasta with pistachios, antipasto salad with a balsamic drizzle and rum panna cotta with salted caramel sauce
6Tapas & Paella
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tapas & PaellaTime: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$80.00 per person/ BYOB: marinated olives, crab & piquillo pepper dip with baguette slices, shishito peppers with sea salt & lemon, stuffed dates with blue cheese & chorizo, Paella with shrimp, chicken, chorizo and saffron rice plus churros for dessert
7 8Chinese New Year Celebration--SOLD OUT!
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Chinese New Year Celebration--SOLD OUT!Time: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
$85.00 per person/BYOB: Shanghai soup dumplings, Szechuan peanut noodles,=,crab puffs with a ginger sauce,orange beef with broccoli, pineapple fried rice, tea, and a five spice banana split
9Chinese New Year Celebration
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Chinese New Year CelebrationTime: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
$85.00 per person/BYOB: Shanghai soup dumplings, Szechuan peanut noodles,,crab puffs with a ginger sauce,orange beef with broccoli, pineapple fried rice, tea, & a five spice banana split
10Sweets for your "Sweetie!"
2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Sweets for your "Sweetie!"Time: 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
$85.00 per person/ BYOB: Soup and sandwich will also be served.
Learn to make and decorate Valentine hearts (using a variety of piping skills, chocolate dipped strawberries decorated like a tuxedo, English toffee, and a variety of truffles.
Bring containers to take home your goodies!
11Homemade Pasta Class--SOLD OUT!
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Homemade Pasta Class--SOLD OUT!Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$80.00 per person/BYOB: Panzanella bread and vegetable salad, potato gnocchi with a basil pesto sauce, cheese ravioli with homemade tomato sauce and fettuccine in a cream sauce with mushroom, peas, artichokes & sundried tomatoes
12Southern Italian Dinner--SOLD OUT
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Southern Italian Dinner--SOLD OUTTime: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$80.00 per person/BYOB: polenta crostini topped with mushrooms in Marsala wine sauce for an appetizer, mixed greens with olives and Parmesan crisps, Shrimp fra Diavolo with homemade fettuccine and cannoli tarlets and limoncello for dessert
13 14Valentine's Day
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Valentine's DayTime: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
$85.00 per person/BYOB: Mussels with red pepper aioli, beet salad with citrus pistachios & goat cheese, salmon pesto with a spicy cherry sauce, asparagus, potato gratin with masarpone & gouda cheese, and chocolate Kahlua souffles with salted caramel sauce
15Valentine's Day Dinner
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Valentine's Day DinnerTime: 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
$85.00 per person/BYOB: Mussels with red pepper aioli, beet salad with citrus pistachios & goat cheese, salmon pesto with a spicy cherry sauce, asparagus, potato gratin with masarpone & gouda cheese, and chocolate Kahlua souffles with salted caramel sauce
16Private PartyPrivate Party
17Pizza, Pastries & Limoncello
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Pizza, Pastries & LimoncelloTime: 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
$80.00 per person/BYOB: Meat and cheese stombolis, antipasto salad with cheese, meat, beans,and candied walnuts and a balsamic drizzle, meat lovers pizza, pizza with blue cheese, pears, pistachios, prosciutto & arugula plus a chocolate hazelnut tart with gelato Bring 2 1/2 cups of 'cheap' vodka in a glass jar and we will start your limoncello and you will finish it at home.
18Indian Dinner
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Indian DinnerTime: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
80.00 per person/BYOB: turkey kathi rolls with mint & date sauce, pear chutney, cucumber riata, naan, butter chicken plus gulab jamum in syrup for dessert
19Mexican Dinner
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mexican DinnerTime: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$80.00 per person/BYOB: beef flautas, corn, tomato & avacado salad, chicken enchilada casserole and churros with dulce de leche hot chocolate
20Greek Dinner:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Greek Dinner:Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$80.00 per person/BYOB: Greek meatball soup, Greek panzanella salad with bread, veggies & feta, baked chicken with orzo and Galaktoboureko for dessert (custard in phyllo with syrup)
21French Dinner
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
French DinnerTime: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$80.00 per person/BYOB: Mussels Normande in an apple cider sauce, frisse salad with bacon and poached egg, chicken in a red wine sauce, French gnocchi, and a chocolate souffle for dessert
22 23Private PartyPrivate Party
24Private PartyPrivate Party 25Thai Dinner
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thai DinnerTime: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$80.00 per person/BYOB: Chili spiced wonton soup, pork Thai tacos, chicken pad Kee Mao with bok choy, chilies, scallions, & sprouts and coconut shrimp over jasmine rice topped with a red curry sauce and mint plus tea
26Thai & Vietnamese Favorites--SOLD OUT!
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thai & Vietnamese Favorites--SOLD OUT!Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$80.00 per person/BYOB: Thai chicken coconut soup,pork pad kee mao (drunken noodles with bok choy, red peppers & rice noodles in a spicy sauce, Vietnamese grilled meatball lettuce wraps with a peanut sauce and lemongrass beef banh mi sandwiches with spicy mayo, herbs, pickled veggies & jalapenos
27Middle Eastern Favorites
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Middle Eastern FavoritesTime: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$80.00 per person/BYOB: baba ghanouj, falafel, chicken kebabs over basmati rice, tabbouleh, and Knafeh (phyllo dessert)
28Polish Favorites & Perogies--SOLD OUT!
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Polish Favorites & Perogies--SOLD OUT!Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$80.00 per person/BYOB: haluski, cabbage rolls, cheese & sauerkraut pierogies smothered in onions & butter (plus recipes for many variations) and Polish mini nut rolls