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Discovery Kitchen Classes and Special Events

For students with a culinary interest, the Discovery Kitchen, located in Central Campus Dining, is the perfect opportunity to learn to cook and discover the world of food. Hosted by Executive Chef Sarah, the classes are designed to demonstrate how to create delicious food with simple ingredients while uniting people together under a common love: food!

Cooking classes are open to all UVM students. Seats are limited, so reserve your spot through the UVM Dining Guidebook app, found your app store. Classes, class times, and a brief description are posted for your convenience.

The cost of the cooking classes is included in the entrance fee into Central Campus Dining. This can be paid with an unlimited meal plan swipe, retail points, CatScratch, or cash.

Discovery Kitchen Cooking Classes:

Tapa’s Party!

February 4 or 5 | 4P – 5:30P

Learn how to create indulgent small plates ranging from Gambas al Ajillo to Potato and Mozzarella Coquettes to a traditional Spanish Omelet

Steak Night

February 11 or 12 | 4P – 5:30P

Learn to sear a steak to perfection and pair with the perfect side dish.

Special Event:

PAL-entines Buffet, Waterman Manor

Friday, February 14 | 11:30 - 2P

February is the month of love, and there is nothing more lovely than sharing a meal with the people you care about. Join Waterman Manor for their first-ever PAL-entines Buffet on February 14. Price is just $15, and reservations can be made at (802) 656-8459. Full Menu can be found on “Events.”


Save when Eating On-Campus!

It is a Leap Year, so be sure to leap into saving when dining on-campus using your Retail Points! Points are for everyone, students, faculty, and staff. They are a declining balance that gets loaded onto your CatCard. The best part? You save 10% off your purchase every time you use them at UVM Dining retail locations. Add points onto your card at “Shop” or by texting ‘SaveNow” to 82257. Use the promo code “LEAP” by February 29 at 4P to be entered to win 29 additional retail points ($29)!