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Recipes and Cooking Classes at Erna's Elderberry House Restaurant

3-Day Spring classes are held the first week of March - 3-day Fall session held the first week of November

Our cooking classes are fun and informative!

Highly skilled chefs provide a hands-on opportunity to learn about distinctive techniques with local ingredients at Erna’s Elderberry House Restaurant.

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3-day Cooking School

For aspiring chefs and home gourmets, join us for three full days of instruction, each day with a luncheon and six-course dinner. Upon completion of the class, you will receive a certificate and a cookbook with all of the recipes presented during the class.

Upcoming Sessions . . .

Spring 2018 –
Wednesday, February 28th – March 2nd

Fall 2018 –
Wednesday, October 31st – November 2nd

$1,785 per person for 3-day course

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Half-day Cooking Class

 In each half-day session, students learn to prepare popular dishes from Erna’s Elderberry House Restaurant. After a busy morning of cooking, guest chefs will enjoy a delicious lunch.

Upcoming 2018 Sessions – to be determined . . .

Each class is offered at $350.00 per person all inclusive: Please telephone Ms. Paula Krietemeyer to book your date
(559) 683-6800 or email

Erna’s Elderberry House Restaurant is the Central California and the Yosemite Region’s Premiere Hands-On Cooking School.