BriarPatch Cooking Class: Beyond Smoothies Using the Vitamix With Kayla Wexelberg

Come learn the wide variety of soups, sauces, butters, creams, smoothies, and more that you can easily make with a Vitamix. Kayla will tell us about other powerful, less expensive home blenders, too. On the menu: Red Pepper and Herb Cashew Cheeses, Green Summer Soup, Fig-olive Tapenade, Seasonal Fruit and Veggie Smoothie, and Creamy Vegan Chocolate Mousse. Vegan, gluten-free.

Co-op Cooking Classes are held in the BriarPatch Co-op Community Cooking School at 648 Zion St. in Nevada City. Only 10 students per class, so sign up early. $30 for BriarPatch owners, $35 for non-owners. Sign up online or with Hilary, 272-5333 x134, classes@briarpatch.coop. 48-hour cancellation deadline.