events

Oct 20 2018
  • 6:00pm
  • 37b north front street, kingston, ny 12401

Amazing Apple Recipes with Chef Brooke Vosika

Celebrate the ultimate in the Hudson Valley harvest season with this delicious crash course in everything APPLE.  Not only will Chef Brooke Vosika show you how to cook with apples in their various incarnations, you’ll be hand-pressing your own cider to take home! On the menu: Cider Braised Pork Loin Roasted Apple Salad with almonds & honey Apple Crumble Hand-Press-Your-Own Cider PLUS tastings of Chef Vosika’a own Sawkill Creek Hard Cider made here in the [...]


Oct 21 2018
  • 1:00pm
  • 37b north front street, kingston, ny 12401

Blue Mountain Bistro-to-Go New Cookbook “Feel Good Food” Author Appearance & Book Signing

1pm to 4pm Join Mary Anne and Richard Erickson, owners of Bistro-to-Go on Route 28 in Kingston, for a book signing of their new cookbook “Feel Good Food, Recipes from the Hudson Valley’s Blue Mountain Bistro-to-Go”.  They both will be on site to sign the newly released cookbook, along with tastings they’ve made from recipes in the book. The 280 page hardback book draws on their 25 years experience as chef and artist, operating [...]


Oct 26 2018
  • 6:00pm
  • 37b north front street, kingston, ny 12401

Not Your Traditional Surf & Turf with Chef Michele Ragussis

There’s more to this land and sea pairing than the ubiquitous steak & lobster combo we’ve known all too well. Inspired by a time she was grill master at a friend’s New England BBQ and discovered a certain accidental magic that occurred when she combined what was on hand — lamb chops & halibut — forever changing her approach to the surf & turf tradition, Chef Michele will expand on [...]


Oct 27 2018
  • 3:00pm
  • 37b north front street, kingston, ny 12401

Author Appearance/Booksigning with Joe Gurrera, owner of Citarella

Join us for a booksigning with Joe Guerrera, the owner of famed Citarella markets, New York’s most-respected seafood authority for a special afternoon celebrating his first cookbook — featuring tasings of his sausage and calamari Italian Surf & Turf. Joe Knows Fish Taking the Intimidation Out of Cooking Seafood written by Joe Gurrera, with Rebecca Miller Ffrench Exclusive author appearance & book signing. Nobody knows fish like Joe Gurrera. A lifelong devotee to all things [...]


Oct 28 2018
  • 1:00pm
  • 37b north front street, kingston, ny 12401

Principles of Indian Ayurvedic Cooking with Corinne Trang

With the cooler months upon us, we are happy to warm up in the kitchen with the rich scent of spices & herbs permeating the air. Join us and award-winning cookbook author, chef and certified holistic health and nutrition counselor, Corinne Trang, for some delicious Indian classics. We’ll discuss Ayurveda (the science of life) and how its principles can be incorporated into everyday cooking. On the menu: paratha (flat bread), red [...]


Nov 02 2018
  • 6:00pm
  • 37b north front street, kingston, ny 12401

Perfect Roast Chicken with Chef Richard Erickson, Blue Mountain Bistro-to-Go

Forget rotisserie chicken, in this class we will not only learn how to prepare a whole chicken for roasting but also how to carve and serve it when it comes out of the oven! “Poulet-rôti Grand Mère” or “roast chicken grandma style” (that is, if your grandmother was French) is the perfect dish for the coming cool months.  Lardons, glazed pearl onions and mushrooms are the classic garnishes, served with [...]


Nov 10 2018
  • 10:30am
  • 37b north front street, kingston, ny 12401

Farmers Market Cooking Class | Thanksgiving Sides with Holly Shelowitz

For foodies, there’s nothing better than eating ‘in season’ from the farmers market–enjoying the best and freshest produce from local farms. In this class, Holly will take us on a tour of the Kingston Farmers Market to gather ingredients to make some show-stopping market-driven Thanksgiving sides that will make your family love you EVEN MORE than they already do. On the menu (slight changes may occur due to market availability): [...]


Nov 17 2018
  • 11:00am
  • 37b north front street, kingston, ny 12401

Wreath Workshop with Sierra Steifman of The Floral Society

We are so excited to welcome Sierra Steifman, founder of The Floral Society, back to bluecashew for her second workshop.  Our first Arrangment Workshop earlier this spring was a personal game-changer and we cannot wait to see what kind of magic Sierra will pass along to better our wreath making skills. $150 per student includes 2hr hands-on workshop + Floral Society Wreath Workshop kit ($90 retail) to work with and [...]


Nov 17 2018
  • 6:00pm
  • 37b north front street, kingston, ny 12401

Holiday Entertaining Made Easy with Chef Brooke Vosika, Sawkill Creek Spirits

In this workshop Chef Brooke Vosika will share simple, yet delectable ‘prepare ahead’ holiday recipes, so you can spend more day-of time with family, friends and guests. We’ll tackle hors d’oeuvres, a Butternut Squash & Pear Soup, No-Knead Bread and three classic accompaniments Cranberry Sauce, Pumpkin Relish and Mom’s Applesauce. $95 per student includes hands-on workshop and recipes, plus eat what you make! 845 514 2300 to reserve your place. ABOUT THE CHEF Chef [...]