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Ursula Knaeusel is the founder and operator of Ursula's Cooking School, Inc in Atlanta, GA. The school started in 1971 with only five students and now today, the school has an enrollement of over 500 students every quarter. An interesting fact is Former First Lady Rosalyn Carter was a former student.
Ursula has aquired her cooking expertise through her cooking expertise by cooking and teaching all over Europe, United States, and Central America. Today, Ursula's Cooking School is one.. of the largest, independent cooking schools in the nation.
There are three class sessions per year (Fall, Winter, and Spring Courses)with three classes in six weeks. Classes are demonstrations in international cooking, which contains seven to nine recipes. Food which is prepared in class are sampled.
If you love cooking and want to improve your cooking skills, then Ursula's Cooking School is definitely the place to go! Ursula is a marvelous instructor, and you'll add many new recipes and techniques to your repertoire.
Posted: 2/24/2006 • Last edited: 1/02/2008 • Link to this review
Ursula's Cooking School is fun and the recipes are always pretty simple. It is more about entertainment than technique but you do come away with some good recipes. Not for those looking for gourmet training but rather for those looking to make "semi-homemade" look like "very homemade."
Posted: 10/11/2005 • Last edited: 1/02/2008 • Link to this review
Give someone cooking classes as a gift and you'll be fed for life! But with Ursula's recipes you'll love all the food you get and have to watch the waste line cause it's so good. She's a hoot and I'm glad she's back to teaching! What would we do if she ever stopped for good?!?
Posted: 5/03/2005 • Last edited: 1/02/2008 • Link to this review
I have attended Ursula's cooking school for over 8 years and have learned a lot of fun tips and great recipes. Her recipes are usually easy to follow and you have the opportunity to sample everything. Lots of fun to go as a group! She is entertaining and lets you know "you are the boss of the kitchen"
Posted: 4/21/2005 • Last edited: 1/02/2008 • Link to this review
Although it's been a few years since I've been to her classes, I found her to be humorous and delightful. She gives lots of useful info and short cuts. Everything is delicious, but not extravagant or upscale. If you want a fun low-key evening and you like food - go! This is not a "big-league" cooking school. Great for groups.
Posted: 4/20/2005 • Last edited: 1/02/2008 • Link to this review
Ursula's down to earth approach cooking makes it easy even for someone like me to learn! She is very knowledgable and her love for cooking is obvious and contagious.
Posted: 4/16/2005 • Last edited: 1/02/2008 • Link to this review
Ursula's class is fun. You learn how to make all different types of foods and you get to taste them right there in the class. Ursula is entertaining and I would recommend this class to anyone interested in a cooking class.
Posted: 4/05/2005 • Last edited: 1/02/2008 • Link to this review