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Poke Bowls! Hands On Class!!

Friday, May 31

This cooking class is perfect for those who want to learn how to make delicoius and healthy Poke bowls.  You will learn the art of balancing flavors and textures.  By the end of the class, you will have mastered the techniques necessary to make your own custom Poke bowls at home that will impress your friends and family!

Hands On!


  • Build your own Poke Bowl marinated Tuna or Crispy Tofu
  • sushi rice
  • fresh fruits and vegetables
  • Fresh made sauces

You will learn:

  • the proper marinade for tuna and tofu,
  • the making of sushi rice- it’s an ‘art’ in Asia,
  • Sauces- the sauce has to be right
  • Balance of flavors and Textures

Chef: Laura

Complimentary coffee & Tea.  Wine or beer available for purchase by the glass.

Receive 10% off regularly priced items the day of the event.


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Poke Bowl - hands on lunch
$ 55.00
12 available
Laura Claude
Date and time
Friday, May 31
11:00am -
The Joyful Gourmet
542 N Milwaukee Ave.
Libertyville, IL 60048
Cancellation Policy

If you cannot make your reservation, we do encourage you to attempt to find someone that would enjoy attending. We can only issue a credit for you to attend a future event (6 month expiration). Within 72 hours we are not able to offer a credit as we’ve already incurred food and help costs.

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Laura Claude

Chef Laura has a diverse background in cultural and culinary arts. Born in an Italian and Korean family, she has a degree in accounting. However, early on in her corporate career, she realized her passion for gastronomy which led her to graduate from Kendall College with a culinary art degree. She worked for various establishments including the Primehouse in River North, and was one of the opening team members of the first Virgin Hotel. Her love language is food and she passionately shares her abundance of culinary mastery with her students. Thanks to her diverse background, her depth in food culture knowledge is limitless. She has a dedicated group of followers who do not miss any opportunity to take her exciting and adventurous classes here at The Joyful Gourmet. When she is not teaching, you will find her in her garden or enjoying time with her children.

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