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. Culinary Experience October  
    October 10, 2016: Culinary Experience | Fall Favorites

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

  2. Chef Dzintra at Lake Austin Spa Resort | Plate by Dzintra Chef at Lake Austin Culinary Experience  
    October 12, 2016: Fresh and Fabulous with Special Guest Chef Dzintra

    Learn to create delicious dishes with the help of local Austin chef.

  3. Johnny Vee at Lake Austin Spa Resort  
    October 14, 2016: Green Chile Special Cooking Class with Chef Johnny Vee

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

  4. Joseph Wrede at Lake Austin Spa Resort October 2016  
    October 15, 2016: Santa Fe Style Cooking with Chef Joseph Wrede

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

  5. 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…

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

  10. 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.

  11. 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.

  12. 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 chef Nina Compton!

  13. 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.

  14. 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.

  15. 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.

  16. 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.

  17. 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.

  18. Chef Bradley Kilgore | Culinary Experience March at Lake Austin Spa Resort  
  19. 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.

  20. 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.

  21. 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.

  22. Chefs Brooke Williamson and Nick Roberts at Lake Austin Spa Resort  
  23. 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.