The Chopping Block: Get fired up for grilling season

Spring is finally here, and that means grilling season is no longer just wishful thinking.

Whether your pleasure is charcoal or gas, The Chopping Block will soon offer hands-on and demonstration grilling classes that explore both types of cooking methods. Our Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet grills areRead more

 

The Chopping Block: The DIY Revolution

We live in a DIY world. You can find any home improvement project imaginable on HGTV, watch a YouTube video on how to fix just about anything and turn to Pinterest for crafting creations. Why not start some DIY projects in your kitchen? We’re notRead more

 

February Welcomes Valentine’s Day Inspired Recipes

Love is in the air this month! Whether you love Valentine’s Day or hate it, it's a good excuse to eat well. And we don't mean at an overpriced, crowded restaurant. Show your sweetie how much you care with a romantic home-cooked meal full ofRead more

 

Cooking Tips for the New Year

The new year provides an opportunity to reflect back on 2014 while we look ahead to 2015. Typically, during this time of year, we consider what changes we would like to make to improve our lives. We bet your new year’s resolutions likely include someRead more

 

Tips and Tricks for the Perfect Holiday Party

From the Chopping Block

HolidayDisplayWith Thanksgiving behind us, the holiday entertaining season is officially in full swing. December is our busiest month at The Chopping Block with a full slate of holiday parties and lots of shoppers looking to find that perfect gift for the homeRead more

 

Chopping Block Thanksgiving Cooking Tips!

mashedWe all know November means turkey time. While the big bird is certainly a large part of the holiday meal, there’s so much more to it than that. Anyone can forgive a slightly dry turkey with a spoonful of tasty gravy, but the side dishesRead more

 

Chopping Block October Feature: Apples

applesThe Chopping Block is about creating a community around cooking. After all, we are a recreational cooking school on a mission to get the country to cook. That’s why we are especially excited to team up with the Gene and Rosemary Schulter Foundation to provideRead more