BYOB Sushi 101

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ABOUT THIS EVENT
Event Category

Food & Drink

Event Overview

Learn the art of making sushi with expert sushi Chef Sam. This one hour class will leave you rolling with excitement! Each person will have the opportunity to make and enjoy their own rolls. This class will teach you basic knife cuts, allow you to chose your own ingredients, spread your own rice, and create the perfect maki roll!

Bring your own booze!

Rolls may change due to availability

Please notify your instructor of any allergies or dietary restrictions when signing up for the class.

What to Bring

BYOB

What's Provided

Sushi roller and all ingredients will be provided!

Location
Oakley Kitchen Space
111 South Oakley Blvd,
Chicago, IL, 60612

EVENT DETAILS

Date & Time

Location

Oakley Kitchen Space

Price

$45 Per Ticket

* Registration closes 4 hours before event

$45 Per Ticket

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Chef Samantha

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Chicago native Chef Sam considers herself a professional eater. Her career as a sushi chef started 6 years ago and in that short time she has had the opportunity to work under the best sushi chefs in the city, including working at a prominent sushi restaurant located in Downtown Chicago. She also spent 4 years as a private chef, where she gains skills in teaching and food education.

STUDENT REVIEWS

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    Kaitlyn D.
    Reviewed on 06/19/17

    We had an absolute blast! There was a bit of a mixup on Dabble's part of sending out the correct address, but the teacher was super efficient and friendly and the whole class just 'rolled with it' - terrible pun but great experience!

    We had an absolute blast! There was a bit of a mixup on Dabble's part of sending out the correct address, but the teacher was super efficient and friendly and the whole class just 'rolled with it' - terrible pun but great experience!

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    Elizabeth I.
    Reviewed on 05/08/17

    The class itself was okay. However, all participants were sent to the wrong location, and therefore, the class time was basically cut in half. The instructor handled this very well once all had arrived at the correct location. I am uncertain of whether this was an error on dabbles part or on the instructors part.

    The class itself was okay. However, all participants were sent to the wrong location, and therefore, the class time was basically cut in half. The instructor handled this very well once all had arrived at the correct location. I am uncertain of whether this was an error on dabbles part or on the instructors part.

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    Joseph M.
    Reviewed on 04/09/17

    Chef Samantha was great! She created a very fun, positive atmosphere. The class was an intimate 8 people, so the chef had time to instruct each attendee one-on-one, which was great. She had an abundance of fresh ingredients and did a great job of managing the class and keeping the rhythm moving as we only had an hour to enjoy the art of sushi making. Thanks for a great class and a great experience.

    Chef Samantha was great! She created a very fun, positive atmosphere. The class was an intimate 8 people, so the chef had time to instruct each attendee one-on-one, which was great. She had an abundance of fresh ingredients and did a great job of managing the class and keeping the rhythm moving as we only had an hour to enjoy the art of sushi making. Thanks for a great class and a great experience.

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    Alex L.
    Reviewed on 01/23/17

    The class was a great experience. Very fun and knowledgeable teacher (Samantha). Great date night in the city.

    The class was a great experience. Very fun and knowledgeable teacher (Samantha). Great date night in the city.

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    Sherry Y.
    Reviewed on 01/17/17

    Samantha is a great teacher and we had a lot of fun!

    Samantha is a great teacher and we had a lot of fun!

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    Elyse V.
    Reviewed on 01/16/17

    I loved this class! Samantha fit so much information in for a one hour class, and left us ample time to practice rolling sushi ourselves. I also loved the chill atmosphere of being in an apartment. I previously thought that making sushi at home was something I could never master - this gave me the confidence to try it on my own.

    I loved this class! Samantha fit so much information in for a one hour class, and left us ample time to practice rolling sushi ourselves. I also loved the chill atmosphere of being in an apartment. I previously thought that making sushi at home was something I could never master - this gave me the confidence to try it on my own.

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    Jasmine N.
    Reviewed on 01/02/17

    Do you love sushi? Do you want to learn how to make it at home in a fun & relaxed atmosphere? Then this is the class for you. Learn the basic ingredients and then roll, roll, roll your way to deliciousness! chef Samantha is very knowledgeable and accommodating. I went by myself - but this would make a great date night activity!

    Do you love sushi? Do you want to learn how to make it at home in a fun & relaxed atmosphere? Then this is the class for you. Learn the basic ingredients and then roll, roll, roll your way to deliciousness! chef Samantha is very knowledgeable and accommodating. I went by myself - but this would make a great date night activity!

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    Ben K.
    Reviewed on 01/01/17

    Fun class, good teacher, lots of food. Could have used more instruction on the preparation of the sushi

    Fun class, good teacher, lots of food. Could have used more instruction on the preparation of the sushi

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    Marette F.
    Reviewed on 01/01/17

    I thought it would be super difficult to make sushi, but Chef Samantha explained everything (and showed me again even) to make it a fun and enjoyable experience. I was able to make three different rolls and could experiment with different ingredients she had for us. She also has to-go containers, which was a nice touch.

    I thought it would be super difficult to make sushi, but Chef Samantha explained everything (and showed me again even) to make it a fun and enjoyable experience. I was able to make three different rolls and could experiment with different ingredients she had for us. She also has to-go containers, which was a nice touch.

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    Sarah C.
    Reviewed on 04/17/16

    This was a great class! Samantha was very kinda and helpful. And I messed up my sushi roll terribly but she helped me fix it :) I definitely recommend taking this class!

    This was a great class! Samantha was very kinda and helpful. And I messed up my sushi roll terribly but she helped me fix it :) I definitely recommend taking this class!

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    Natalie M.
    Reviewed on 04/13/16

    Four ladies and I took a class with Samantha as a part of my sister's bachelorette party. It was a blast and a highlight of the evening for us. We brought ingredients to make pisco sour cocktails and thoroughly enjoyed Samantha's great instruction in sushi-making. She began by giving us a tutorial on making sushi rolls and then gave us some additional tips as we made our own. We each made at least three yummy rolls and had leftovers to take home. She used a very tasty blue crab stuffing in addition to many pre-chopped veggies! She went the extra mile to make our celebration special and snapped a few group photos of us to commemorate the time together!

    Four ladies and I took a class with Samantha as a part of my sister's bachelorette party. It was a blast and a highlight of the evening for us. We brought ingredients to make pisco sour cocktails and thoroughly enjoyed Samantha's great instruction in sushi-making. She began by giving us a tutorial on making sushi rolls and then gave us some additional tips as we made our own. We each made at least three yummy rolls and had leftovers to take home. She used a very tasty blue crab stuffing in addition to many pre-chopped veggies! She went the extra mile to make our celebration special and snapped a few group photos of us to commemorate the time together!

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    Julia A.
    Reviewed on 02/15/16

    Had a wonderful time learning how to make sushi with Chef Sam! Excellent demo-ing and instructing– very approachable. My boyfriend and I had a wonderful experience!

    Had a wonderful time learning how to make sushi with Chef Sam! Excellent demo-ing and instructing– very approachable. My boyfriend and I had a wonderful experience!

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    Justin T.
    Reviewed on 02/15/16

    Boyfriend and I went for the sushi making class. Loved the instructor and the setting was odd, but cozy. Would definitely recommend it. Good introduction to sushi making before you want to to spend a lot of money on other classes.

    Boyfriend and I went for the sushi making class. Loved the instructor and the setting was odd, but cozy. Would definitely recommend it. Good introduction to sushi making before you want to to spend a lot of money on other classes.

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