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. 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 and Chef Ellise Pierce during December's Lake Austin Culinary Experience® Week, December 12-18, 2016.

  2. 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.

  3. Jeffrey Elliot to teach Knife Skills class for Lake Austin Culinary Experience Week.  
    December 13, 2016: Knife Skills Class with Guest Chef Jeffrey Elliot

    Learn basic knife skills with the sushi and sashimi expert.

  4. Ellise Pierce to cook during December's Lake Austin Culinary Experience Week at Lake Austin Spa Resort  
    December 17, 2016: No-Guilt Crêpes and Pancakes with Special Guest Chef Ellise Pierce

    Learn three easy, speedy ways to eat pancakes for dinner, and turn your leftovers into something creative with the help of the Cowgirl Chef.

  5. 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.

  6. Lake Austin Culinary Experience Week January | A Fresh Look at Flavors  
    January 9, 2017: Culinary Experience | A New Look at Flavors

    Refresh your cooking during January 9-15, 2017 for Lake Austin Culinary Experience® Week with special guest chefs Nina Compton and Evan LeRoy!

  7. Chef Evan LeRoy will prepare Winter Barbecue at Lake Austin Spa Resort's January Culinary Experience Week.  
    January 11, 2017: Winter Barbecue with Special Guest Chef Evan LeRoy

    Get the innovative take on traditional meat and flavor profiles with Chef Evan LeRoy.

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

  10. 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.

  11. Lake Austin Culinary Experience Week March 2017 | Lake Austin Spa Resort  
    March 13, 2017: Culinary Experience | Fresh for Spring

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

  12. Lake Austin Culinary Experience March | Chef Renee Kelly at Lake Austin Spa Resort  
    March 13, 2017: First of Spring with Special Guest Chef Renee Kelly

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

  13. Chef Bradley Kilgore | Culinary Experience March at Lake Austin Spa Resort  
  14. April Lake Austin Culinary Experience at Lake Austin Spa Resort 2017  
    April 10, 2017: Culinary Experience | Tastes and Techniques

    Discover a distinct style of hospitality during April 10-16, 2017, for Lake Austin Culinary Experience® Week with special guest Chef Danny Grant from Chicago.

  15. Chef Danny Grant | April 2017 Lake Austin Culinary Experience  
    April 10, 2017: Cooking with Special Guest Chef Danny Grant from Chicago

    Throw caution to the wind in this exciting culinary class.

  16. Culinary Experience May at Lake Austin Spa Resort  
    May 15, 2017: Culinary Experience | Garden to Table

    Freshen up your cooking skills May 15-21, 2017, during May's Lake Austin Culinary Experience® Week with special guests Chef Brooke Williamson and Chef Nick Roberts from Los Angeles.

  17. Chefs Brooke Williamson and Nick Roberts at Lake Austin Spa Resort  
  18. June 2017 Lake Austin Culinary Experience Week at Lake Austin Spa Resort  
    June 17, 2017: Culinary Experience | Summer Fare

    Find out how easy it is to liven up your summer table during June 12-18, 2017, for Lake Austin Culinary Experience® Week with special guest Chef Grace Young.

  19. Chef Grace Young Photo Credit Steven Mark Needham  
    June 17, 2017: Wok this Way with Special Guest Chef Grace Young

    Learn the world of Stir-Frying, from the Stir-Fry Guru herself, Chef Grace Young!

  20. 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.