cooking classes in Portland

Go Local: Inspired Cooking Classes in Portland

Updated May 3, 2019

If it sounds good to add new recipes for your home cooking routine? Portland has an abundance of excellent cooking courses around town. Whether you want to make authentic paella, learn how to butcher a pig or get your kids more involved in the kitchen, you’ll find all sorts of quirky and inspired cooking classes in Portland.

For the Creative Cook: Hipcooks

cooking classes in Portland

Hipcooks offers a range of creative, themed classes like “Don’t Cry for Me, Argentina” and “OMG — Cooking for a Crowd,” all with a focus on healthy, local and organic food. Their mission is to teach the basic skills and make cooking a fun activity you feel confident about.


For Kids and Families: Turnip the Heat

cooking classes in PortlandThis group offers guided, hands-on cooking classes for children, adults and families. With a focus on “farm to table,” you’ll learn about healthy eating and cooking from scratch in a fun, safe environment.


Erin Burchfield

For Erin Burchfield, a Seattle native, cooking is a passion. She enjoys the art of creating something delicious with simple ingredients, or improvising with whatever is in season, on hand, or looking particularly tempting. Erin strives to be connected to her food, whether by growing her own or developing friendships with producers at her local farmers market. When not in the kitchen, you can find her outside running, hiking or training for her first triathlon. You can find more of Erin’s food writing and recipes can at <a title="" target="_blank" href=""></a> or follow her on Twitter <a title="@burchie" target="_blank" href="">@burchie</a>.