Culinary

Conscious Cooking is at the core of how we approach food. Relish seasonal menus, cooking demonstrations, and immersive workshops with tips for pleasing the palate, balancing the body, and minimizing food waste.

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LIFE IN BALANCE CULINARY KITCHEN PARTNERSHIP

MIRAVAL X WILLIAMS SONOMA

Explore our new Life in Balance Culinary Kitchen, created in partnership with Williams Sonoma. We encourage you to learn alongside Miraval's culinary team and gain insights into healthful and flavorful recipes, ingredients, and conscious cooking practices. Throughout the Life in Balance Culinary Kitchen you'll find Williams Sonoma's best-in-class products, each of which was hand-selected by Miraval chefs and curated so that you can easily create these dishes in your own home.

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GUEST FAVORITE

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COCKTAILS IN THE LIFE IN BALANCE CULINARY KITCHEN

Enjoy a chef-created appetizer and cocktail while you learn about our food philosophy and hear about healthy cooking tips and tricks. 45 MIN | $75

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CONSCIOUS COOKING

Immerse yourself in our Conscious Cooking philosophy as you learn to use leftover pieces of vegetables, fruits, and meat to cook creatively and reduce food waste. Recognize the power and importance of being a conscious cook. 45 MIN|$35

CONQUER THE BLADE

Chop your food like a seasoned chef. Learn about knife structure, blade variations, and critical cutting techniques. 75 MIN|$75

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Tenets of Terroir

Discover the symbiosis and sense of place each grape has to offer. Unearth the common questions and understand the myths in this unusual wine tasting. 45 MIN|$100

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MIRAVAL EXCLUSIVE

JUST COOK FOR ME

Delight in our most unique dining experience and taste creations by our talented chefs. Savor samples from the daily menu as well as newly-formulated exclusive dishes paired with fine wines. This experience is designed for the adventurous foodie as we are not able to accommodate food allergies. 2 HRS|$175

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CONSCIOUS MIXOLOGY

Discover the science and art of cocktail (and mocktail) making in our newest mixology class. Learn how to use home ingredients to make simple syrups, garnish cocktails, and infuse flavors with or without alcohol. 45 MIN|$75

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FARM HARVEST

Explore the culinary possibilities with fresh produce and eggs from our Cypress Creek Farm. Celebrate the expression of the season with a creation made from Miraval’s harvest. 45 MIN|$25

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INTRO TO WINE

Wines capture a sense of the places they are grown in a uniquely expressive and vibrant way. Learn about wines and understanding its visual cues, smell and taste and how to pair the perfect wine with your meal. 45 MIN|$75

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FLOWER TO ROOT COOKING

This interactive experience will teach you to create and cook satisfying plant-based dishes. 45 MIN | $50

GUEST FAVORITE

RESTORING BONE BROTH

Learn how bone broth can help restore your brain, gut, skin, ligaments, and joints while preventing ailments. Bring this powerful ancestral recipe home with you. 45 MIN | $25

COMPLIMENTARY

WHEAT-FREE BAKING

Grab the oven mitts and start baking alongside our head pastry Chef. Learn how to make seasonal baked goods using alternative flours that help support local agriculture.

BLEND ‘N’ BALANCE SMOOTHIE

Join Sami Blumenthal, Registered Dietitian, to learn how to enhance your mind and body by building a balanced smoothie. Mindfully crafted and designed to target specific health benefits, these recipes will enhance nutrient absorption, flavor, and satiety. Leave class with five of Sami’s recipes as well as the techniques and confidence to support your shift towards a healthful start to the day. 45 MIN | $25

CHOOSING WINE

In this workshop, you will blind taste five wines, receive a handout with guided recommendations for selecting and purchasing wine, and learn more about your own personal preferences for different types of wines. 45 MIN|$100

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PASTA A MANO

Join us for the hands-on experience you “knead” - to nourish your mind, body, and soul. Together, we will experience the ancient art of handmade pasta as we explore fresh ingredients and flours that help our dough, dish, and hearts flourish. 75 MIN | $75

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THE SWEET SIDE OF BAKING WITH PLANTS

Delight your taste buds with vegan desserts. Discover the magic of plant-based ingredients and learn tips for taking your baking adventure home with you. 45 MIN | $50

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IN A NUTSHELL

In this hands on workshop and learn how to get more nutrition & flavor out of a dairy alternative. Create fresh, smooth, and nutrient rich plant-based beverages without the use of artificial additives or fillers and explore the healthy and delicious benefits of making your very own plant beverages. 45 MIN | $25

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