Bok Tower Gardens Outdoor Kitchen

Chef Emily Ellyn at Bok Tower Gardens

Mar 24, 2017 - Mar 26, 2017
All Day

Chef and culinary educator Emily Ellyn is the Home Economics teacher you’ve always wanted!  She's the mother of Retro Rad cooking and encourages everyone to dig through their mother's recipe box.

With her quirky persona and trademark cat-eye glasses, Chef Emily has appeared on Food Network’s “Food Network Star,” “Cupcake Wars,” "Cutthroat Kitchen" and morning news shows across the country; as well as a cameo cartoon appearance on the “Simpsons!”

Friday, March 24 at 6:00 p.m. - Crafted Beer Fiesta with Chef Emily Ellyn

Spend an unforgettable private evening with Chef Emily as she demonstrates her delicious remake of everyone’s favorite family-style dish, using fresh ingredients from the Edible Garden and beer from 3-Daughters Brewing. You know you’re going to have fun and eat well when Chef Emily brings her unique style and quirky persona to the party! 

$150.00 per person. Buy Tickets at

Saturday, March 25 at 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Chef Emily Ellyn in the Outdoor Kitchen

Join Chef Emily Ellyn as she continues the culinary fun with three demonstrations in the Outdoor Kitchen. Learn how to make Chocolate Covered Strawberry Jam at 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. and her world famous Green Tomato Chutney at 1:30 p.m. Samples and recipe cards included.

$15.00 per person. Buy Tickets at

Sunday, March 26 from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Kids in the Kitchen Learning Tomato Wisdom with Chef Emily Ellyn

Calling all junior chefs! Enjoy a live cooking demo and lunchtime reading of “Tomato Wisdom” with Chef Emily Ellyn! Lunch and a copy of “Tomato Wisdom,” a children’s book that teaches tolerance and acceptance through the varieties and imperfections found in the garden, are included.

$25.00 per child (ages 4-12) Price includes one free adult companion. Buy Tickets at

About The Kitchen

Lake Flato Architects of San Antonio has designed an inviting outdoor open kitchen space in harmony with the landscape of Bok Tower Gardens. Edible display gardens surrounding the kitchen are a welcoming destination for educational activities and events showcasing lifestyle gardening and the culinary arts.

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