Explore our summer culinary courses and secure your spot:

Dinner at The Ganzi (Tuesdays)

Three-Course Meal
Class 2:00pm – 5:00pm / Dinner 5:30pm – 6:30pm

Take part in a lively hands-on experience at The Ganzi, our exceptional on-campus restaurant. You’ll practice new techniques with expert instruction in the college’s restaurant kitchen, then share the results with the chef and your classmates to create a delicious meal. Limited to 8 participants per class.

  • 7/17: A Tomato in Every Course
  • 7/24: Set the World Afire with Flambe
  • 7/31: Italian Big Night
  • 8/7: Frutti di Mare
  • 8/14: Chocolate and Cocoa
  • 8/21: Smokin’ Hot BBQ

$110 includes dinner, drinks, and instruction
$35 invite a guest to dinner (limit 1 per student)
Enjoy the series! Choose 6 classes for $585 and save $75 when you register

Savory & Sweet Saturdays

Saturdays, July 14 – August 11
9:00am –1:00pm

Roll up your sleeves for an in-depth food exploration event. You’ll discover new recipes, practice a wide range of skills, and explore the cultural side of the culinary arts.

  • 7/14: Maple Madness
  • 7/21: Salmon Coulibiac
  • 7/28: Chicken, Adirondack-Style
  • 8/4: It’s Game (Meat) Time
  • 8/11: Strawberries Are Forever

$79 includes all ingredients, instruction, and take-home samples

Cocktails & Mixology

Friday, August 10
5:00pm – 7:00pm

Learn the craft of mixology in a relaxed and enjoyable atmosphere. Perfect for bartenders who want to expand their repertoire or casual enthusiasts who simply enjoy discovering new flavors to try. All skill levels are welcome. Cheers, Salud, Santé, Skål!

$79 includes all ingredients and hors d’œuvre accompaniments

Paul Smith’s College restaurants The Palm and the St. Regis Cafe are closed summer 2018 for planning and reorganization. To our many loyal patrons and interested newcomers – we’ll miss you this season! Thank you for understanding & we’ll see you in 2019.

Farm-to-Table Dinners

Five-Course Meal

Chef Kevin McCarthy collaborates with regional farmers and producers to bring the best of local foods to the Paul Smith’s College campus. Join us Thursday nights at our spectacular lakeside campus for a special 5-course menu featuring fresh ingredients and inventive recipes.

June 28, July 12, July 26, August 9 (Thursdays)
6:00: Drinks
6:30: Dinner

The Ganzi, Paul Smith’s College campus
$45 including water and iced tea. Wine and beer available for purchase separately.
Space is limited to 30 participants – reservations are required – reserve online now »