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Anja N.
25/hour

Cook & Bake at Home

Cooking and baking have always been fun hobbies for me since a young age. I thoroughly enjoy trying new recipes and believe that anyone with an interest can cook and bake! Though I have no formal training, I have done... read more

25/hour
5.0 (71)
19 hours tutoring Cooking out of 128 hours
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Cooking and baking have always been fun hobbies for me since a young age. I thoroughly enjoy trying new recipes and believe that anyone with an interest can cook and bake! Though I have no formal training, I have done... read more

Susan-Skye B.
50/hour

Tutor for voice & piano, math, reading, handcrafts, & computer skills

I've been cooking since I was 8 years old, and enjoy cooking and eating a wide variety of foods. I know both basic and advanced cooking skills. I regularly create new recipes and adjust or modify existing recipes to suit... read more

50/hour
4.9 (342)
1,095 hours tutoring
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I've been cooking since I was 8 years old, and enjoy cooking and eating a wide variety of foods. I know both basic and advanced cooking skills. I regularly create new recipes and adjust or modify existing recipes to suit... read more

Jeremy G.
100/hour

Accomplished Home Cook

I have been roasting my own coffee for 20 years. This is all in addition to my every day cooking. I love to souse vide, air-fry, make espresso drinks, bake, saute, braise, grill, you name it. I can pretty much cook about anything... read more

100/hour
5.0 (50)
111 hours tutoring
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I have been roasting my own coffee for 20 years. This is all in addition to my every day cooking. I love to souse vide, air-fry, make espresso drinks, bake, saute, braise, grill, you name it. I can pretty much cook about anything... read more

Esther S.
40/hour

Simple Cooking with Basics, adding Flair from Cultures

Growing up in a home with all hands on deck included cooking and baking as early as I can remember. Cooking and Baking has been part of my life as long as I can remember, but with travels in the last decade, the joy, simplicity,... read more

40/hour
5.0 (49)
4 hours tutoring Cooking out of 99 hours
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Growing up in a home with all hands on deck included cooking and baking as early as I can remember. Cooking and Baking has been part of my life as long as I can remember, but with travels in the last decade, the joy, simplicity,... read more

Deborah P.
80/hour

Experienced Certified Teacher: Italian; English Writing Skills; ESL

Recently, one of my WyzAnt students requested a cooking lesson. She studies Italian with me, and wanted me to teach her how to cook an Italian dish while explaining the various steps in Italian. We did this in my kitchen, since we... read more

80/hour
4.9 (1498)
2,952 hours tutoring
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Recently, one of my WyzAnt students requested a cooking lesson. She studies Italian with me, and wanted me to teach her how to cook an Italian dish while explaining the various steps in Italian. We did this in my kitchen, since we... read more

Clarence B.
50/hour

Food Truck Owner/Chef/Cook

I owned and cook on a food truck that made Asian European fusion tapas. Continuously cooking various family meals and baking cakes. Copying recipes and modifying it. read more

50/hour
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I owned and cook on a food truck that made Asian European fusion tapas. Continuously cooking various family meals and baking cakes. Copying recipes and modifying it. read more

Nicholas R.
50/hour

ACT/SAT/GRE test prep, High School and College level Math and Science

I have been cooking since I was in middle school. I have no formal education, but I have been absorbing cooking knowledge and cooking myself for about 15 years. To offer a benchmark for my abilities, I completely catered my... read more

50/hour
4.9 (95)
415 hours tutoring
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I have been cooking since I was in middle school. I have no formal education, but I have been absorbing cooking knowledge and cooking myself for about 15 years. To offer a benchmark for my abilities, I completely catered my... read more

Anthony D.
60/hour

Civil Engineer Specializing in Math, Science, and SAT Prep

I do not profess to be the best cook in the world, but I do know a thing or two about how to prepare authentic Mediterranean food. I would love to teach you a few signature dishes that use only fresh, nutritious ingredients. You will be... read more

60/hour
5.0 (471)
2,543 hours tutoring
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I do not profess to be the best cook in the world, but I do know a thing or two about how to prepare authentic Mediterranean food. I would love to teach you a few signature dishes that use only fresh, nutritious ingredients. You will be... read more

Deborah G.
50/hour

Deborah is an Italian language, culture and culinary instructor

I graduated in 1994 as a teacher in Italy. Initially, and for the first 4 years I worked as a special education teacher for disabled children of various age, from elementary grades to high school grades. Since 2000, I began my decade experience in... read more

50/hour
4.9 (18)
23 hours tutoring Cooking out of 76 hours
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I graduated in 1994 as a teacher in Italy. Initially, and for the first 4 years I worked as a special education teacher for disabled children of various age, from elementary grades to high school grades. Since 2000, I began my decade experience in... read more

Sapna R.
50/hour

Home Chef

I have spent the past 5 years learning to cook and bake as a home chef and I am in the process of starting a small business on social media for food sales and photography. I have taken various online courses in baking and have a... read more

50/hour
5.0 (9)
15 hours tutoring
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I have spent the past 5 years learning to cook and bake as a home chef and I am in the process of starting a small business on social media for food sales and photography. I have taken various online courses in baking and have a... read more

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How would you define Cooking in your own words?
Cooking is taking food and preparing it as a tasteful meal. It is using various techniques to be applied to a successful recipe. It can be an adventure in the kitchen to try new foods and new ways to prep.
Cooking is taking food and preparing it as a tasteful meal. It is using various techniques to be applied to a successful recipe. It can be an... read more
Sharon H.

Sharon H. answered • 03/23/18

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 Question

How would you define Cooking in your own words?
Cooking is putting various ingredients together to make a dish that is tasty, nutritious, and looks appetizing. One must learn techniques and shortcuts to be quick and efficient if one wants to have the food done when hungry.
Cooking is putting various ingredients together to make a dish that is tasty, nutritious, and looks appetizing. One must learn techniques and... read more
Answered • 10/08/18