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Virtual Cooking Demo: Taste of Germany: Pork Stew with Spätzle

The Christkindlmarket and Chopping Block are joining forces to bring you a piece of traditional German culture to the comfort of your own home. Join Chopping Block chef Hans Mooser for a virtual cooking demonstration via Zoom featuring your favorite Christkindlmarket dishes. Guten Appetit! 

This virtual class is being co-sponsored with Christkindlmarket, and The Chopping Block. Your class registration supports CKM and TCB.


  • Pork Stew (Geschnetzeltes vom Schwein)
  • Fresh Herb Spätzle

Skills covered in class:

  • Selecting and sautéing pork
  • Dredging
  • Making a pan sauce
  • Determining pork doneness
  • Making batter
  • Boiling dumplings

Our Virtual Cooking Demonstrations, via Zoom, are a fun opportunity to watch your chef in action. During class, your chef will teach you how to prepare the dishes while you observe and take notes. Our Zoom moderator will make sure your questions submitted through the chat option are answered during or after class. The recipe packet will be provided upon registration. Please note that some recipe steps may be prepared ahead due to the length of the class.

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