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Chef Walter’s Cooking School Set to Launch Live Cooking Demonstrations

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

 

Chef Walter Potenza

Chef Walter Potenza's Cooking School is set to launch "Chefs on Stage," live cooking demonstrations on Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. The demonstrations will begin on December 5th.

Walter Potenza, winner of the 2015 Food Network Grocery Game, will provide the first demonstration.

All general foodies are invited and entry is free. Food samples will be offered.

Chef Walter's Cooking School

Chef Walters Cooking School opened in the winter of 1995 and shares cultures, foods and diversities in the world of gastronomy.

Classes are open to everyone and anyone interested in learning new techniques, flavors and ethnic discoveries.

The school is located at 286 Atwells Avenue in Providence.

Click here for more information.

 

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