Picking Apples for Baking

More than 2,500 varieties of apples are grown in the United States, and of those, 100 are grown commercially. This means that the best apple for baking in your region might be different than the best apple halfway across the country. Learn about some basic guidelines you can follow to choose the right apple!

Watch This Chef's Class - Global Street Food

Join us as we explore the global cuisines, cultures, and cooking techniques that have propelled “street foods” into the epicurean spotlight!

Curry Udon Noodles

Warm up with a bowl of delicious curry udon noodles!

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Back to School Recipes

It is a tough transition from summer to school so we’ve brought together some of our favorite recipes for quick and easy dinners, tasty lunches, and snacks to keep your brain powered all day.

EXPLORE CIA TIPS, TRICKS, & TOOLS

Tap into the CIA’s more than 70 years of culinary and baking and pastry expertise with our own chef-created recipes, technique videos, and Chef’s Notes blog... and all the tools you need to cook like a chef.


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UNLOCK MORE SECRETS

Looking for more? Become a DISH member and receive exclusive VIP access to all of the CIA’s online video demonstrations, library of technique videos, video interviews with world-famous chefs, quintessential recipes, and more.


BOOK A PRIVATE EVENT

Take your next event to a new level! Let us plan a fun, interactive group activity for your team, wedding party, or family celebration. CIA events are for food lovers of all ages.

unique celebrations hosted by the CIA

UNIQUE CELEBRATIONS

Add a hands-on cooking class or tasty demo to bring family and friends together at your next birthday bash, bachelor or bachelorette party, anniversary or pre-wedding celebration. You’ll be making great memories together and your special day will live on as the talk of the town.

team building at the CIA

TEAM BUILDING

Bring fun and food into your corporate events with hands-on cooking classes, chef demos, or interactive wine tastings at the CIA. CIA meetings offer inspiring spaces, creative breaks, and interactive team building.

LET US COOK FOR YOU

dining at the CIA

RESTAURANTS

Enjoy world-class dining at our unique restaurants where we highlight the talents of our CIA students

special dining events at the CIA

DINING EVENTS

One-of-a-kind special seasonal dining events celebrate different regions and ingredients.

VISIT THE CIA AT COPIA!


A FOODIE WONDERLAND

Brought to the public by the world’s premier culinary college, The CIA at Copia is a “foodie wonderland” (The New York Times). Take a class in our state-of-the-art teaching kitchen. Enjoy tasting events and join in on food “Conversations.” Relive history in our Chuck Williams Culinary Arts Museum. Feast on garden-picked ingredients in our restaurant, and play bocce and relax in our patio. But most of all, immerse yourself in the wonderful world of food!