Lake Austin Culinary Experience®

The Lake Austin Culinary Experience® is a great way to spice up your stay! We provide opportunities for you to learn from award winning chefs and other experts in our unique casual environment. This fun and informative program on all things culinary is offered the second full week of every month. Take a look at some our guest chef recipes. Call us at 800-847-5637 or request a reservation to book your stay today!

Lake Austin Culinary Experience®

Upcoming Dates:

  1. Lake Austin Culinary Experience September  
    September 12, 2016: Culinary Experience | Cultural Influence

    Spice up your cooking with New Orlean cooking during September 12-18, 2016 for Lake Austin Culinary Experience® Week with special guests, Chef Susan Spicer and Chef Pati Jinich!

  2. Susan Spicer  
    September 12, 2016: Tastes of the French Quarter with New Orleans Chef Susan Spicer

    Spice up your appetite with tastes from New Orleans Chef Susan Spicer

  3. Pati Jinich  
    September 17, 2016: Mexican Today with Chef Pati Jinich

    Join Chef Pati Jinich in the Lake Kitchen for the ultimate blend of modern Mexican flavor.

  4. Culinary Experience October  
    October 10, 2016: Culinary Experience | Flavors of the Southwest

    Savor the flavor of the Southwest during October 10-16, 2016, for Lake Austin Culinary Experience® Week with special guests, Chef Johnny Vee and Chef Joseph Wrede!

  5. Johnny Vee  
    October 14, 2016: Cooking Class with Chef Johnny Vee

    Find the tastes of Santa Fe in this fun class with Chef Johnny Vee.

  6. Joseph Wrede  
    October 15, 2016: Cooking Class with Chef Joseph Wrede

    Revive your tastebuds with zesty flavors prepared by Chef Joseph Wrede.

  7. Culinary Experience November  
    November 14, 2016: Culinary Experience | Home Cooking Classics

    Discover your love for all things Italian during November 14-20, 2016, for Lake Austin Culinary Experience® Week with special guests, Food Writer Michele Scicolone, Wine Consultant Charles…

  8. Food Writer Michele Scicolone  
    November 14, 2016: That’s Italian! with Food Writer Michele Scicolone

    Explore the rich tastes of  Italian cuisine with the help of Food Writer Michele Scicolone.

  9. Charles Scicolone  
    November 15, 2016: The Art of Wine Tasting with Wine Consultant Charles Scicolone

    Learn the art of tasting wine with wine expert Charles Scicolone.

  10. guest chef sara moulton  
    November 19, 2016: Recipes for the Thanksgiving Table with Chef Sara Moulton

    A popular guest chef at Lake Austin Spa Resort, Sara Moulton will be leading a fun, informative cooking demonstration in our relaxed, casual environment.

  11. December Lake Austin Culinary Experience®  
    December 12, 2016: Culinary Experience | Sharpen Your Cooking Skills

    Enhance your cooking and knife skills with the help of Chef Jeffrey Elliot during December's Lake Austin Culinary Experience® Week, December 12-18, 2016.

  12. Chef Jeffrey Elliot | Lake Austin Spa Resort  
    December 12, 2016: Japanese Favorite’s at Home with Guest Chef Jeffrey Elliot

    Discover delicious fine flavors with the help of Jeffrey.

  13. Nina Compton | Culinary Experience January | Lake Austin Spa Resort  
    January 9, 2017: Caribbean Creole Classics with Chef Nina Compton

    Join the 'Queen of Caribbean Cooking" and discover the delicious taste of St.Lucia meets New Orleans.

  14. Lake Austin Spa Resort Culinary Experience® February | Lake Austin Spa Resort | Destination Spa  
    February 13, 2017: Culinary Experience | Love That Cooking

    Fall in love with cooking over Culinary Experience Week, February 13-19 with special guest Chef Valerie Gordon.

  15. February Lake Austin Culinary Experience | Pastry Chef Valerie Gordon  
    February 17, 2017: Cooking with Special Guest Pastry Chef Valerie Gordon

    Discover dessert like never before with the top chocolatier in the country.

  16. Lake Austin Culinary Experience® February with Pastry Chef Valerie Gordon  
    February 18, 2017: Baking with Special Guest Pastry Chef Valerie Gordon

    Indulge your sweet tooth in this fun cooking class.

  17. Lake Austin Culinary Experience Week March 2017 | Lake Austin Spa Resort  
    March 13, 2017: Culinary Experience | Garden Harvests

    Discover the fun in farm-to-table cooking March 13-19, 2017 during March's Lake Austin Culinary Experience® Week with special guest Chef Renee Kelly.

  18. Lake Austin Culinary Experience March | Chef Renee Kelly at Lake Austin Spa Resort  
    March 13, 2017: Sensory Sustainability with special guest Chef Renee Kelly

    Create garden herbal/produce blends that appeal to every appetite.

  19. Chef Favorites with Andrew Cooper | Lake Austin Culinary Experience July  
    July 14, 2017: Chef Favorites with Chef Andrew Cooper

    Join Andrew Cooper, Executive Chef at  La Quinta Resort & Club, a Waldorf Astoria Resort, for a fun and delicious cooking session.