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Add a little spice to your life with Sylvia's cooking classes!

Sylvia has spent her life perfecting the art of Tex-Mex cuisine and one of her favorite pastimes is sharing that knowledge with fellow food and cooking enthusiasts. She is an engaging instructor and her passion for this special cuisine shines through during her cooking classes, which are held at our Eldridge location. Sign up for one or more and learn directly from one of the top chefs in Houston!

Learn to make your favorite Authentic Mexican Food

Learn how to satisfy your craving for Tex-Mex on your own, with Sylvia’s Mexican cooking classes! All classes are taught by Sylvia Casares herself, meaning you get over 20 years of culinary knowledge and techniques in Tex-Mex. Whip up tamales, fajitas, Mexican desserts and more with friends and family or even as an exciting afternoon date! Classes are on Saturdays from 1-4 p.m. and include a meal with dessert and a beverage of your choice. Places go quickly, so sign up today!


Cooking Classes

Appetizers for Entertaining – Flautas, Chili Con Queso, Picamole, Ceviche, Avocado Salsa, Roasted Tomato Salsa

Texas Mexican Border Style Breakfast – Flour tortillas, Gorditas, Corn Tortillas, Salsa Ranchera, Huevos Rancheros, Migas

Meatless Enchiladas- Crystal City Enchiladas (Spinach), Enchiladas Morelia (Salsa Roja and Queso Fresco), and Enchiladas Sarita (Squash Enchiladas).

Texas Mexican Kitchen Basics – Flour Tortillas, Carne Guisada, Refried Beans, Charro Beans and Guisado Beans and Chili Piquin Salsa. 

North of the Border Style Enchiladas – Lubbock (West Texas Style Enchiladas),  Laguna Madre (Crab Enchiladas),  Donna Enchiladas (Beef Enchiladas)

Hands-On Chili Relleno Prep -   Beef or Cheese Rellenos, Special Topping for Rellenos, Rice, Quick Refried Beans

South Texas Mexican Breakfast Favorites – Chilaquiles, Migas, Refried Beans, Guisado Beans, Flour Tortillas, Gorditas, Corn Tortillas.  This is hands on tortilla boot camp!

South Texas Backyard Grilling – Beef Fajitas, My Mom’s Potato Salad, Flour Tortillas, Salsa, Mexican Style Grilled Corn, Mexican Rice, Bean Soup

Border Style Enchiladas – Beef Enchiladas, Lubbock Enchiladas (West Texas Style), Hidalgo Red Enchiladas (Carnitas with very Spicey Red Sauce)

Texas Mexican Border Style Breakfast – Flour tortillas, Gorditas, Corn Tortillas, Salsa Ranchera, Huevos Rancheros, Migas


Private cooking classes available upon request.