Looking for an authentic experience?

Asheville is known for many attractions; The Biltmore estate, restaurants, the Blue Ridge parkway. But Asheville’s real specialty is the small, unique vendors such as: Asheville Wellness Tours, Namaste in Nature and my cooking school, Asheville Mountain Kitchen, or as some client once described it, Asheville’s best kept secret! Sign up to a cooking class […]

Culinary design thinking

What on earth is that? I would choose food over post it notes anytime. Wouldn’t you? My journey into design thinking was gradual. I studied traditional design; landscape architecture and urban design. While I loved how revealing the design process was, I often felt that it wasn’t well connected to the human experience. Designers put […]

Why meal prep

Many people love the idea of meal prep but struggle to make it a regular part of their lives. I’ve heard of many different obstacles to preparing meals for the week:  “I don’t have time.” “My kids are picky eaters.” “I’m not a good cook.” “I get bored with eating the same thing every day.” “I wouldn’t […]

Check out this review:):)

Authentic Italian meal made easy Ofri was an amazing host who led the whole group into making a delicious meal consisting of two types of gnocchi, two different sauces, a caprese salad, and profiteroles. Ofri showed us tips on how to make preparing these dishes easier and ensure nothing was overcooked. She even offered to […]

Gnudi-the nude gnocchi

Gnudi, meaning nude ravioli. is the simplest dumpling you’ll ever make. Just mix ricotta with all-purpose flour until you get a creamy dough. Form into dumplings and voila! its ready. Cook in boiling water like you would pasta and scoop it out when the gnudi floats after 2 minutes. Mix with your favorite sauce.

What’s next for AMK

Hello folks, We live in a very confusing time. I am writing this posts to share my thoughts about the near and far future with y’all. Asheville Mountain Kitchen will continue to host classes for ANY size group. In the near future that might mean only small size groups. For those of you who know […]