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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APPRECIATING CHOCOLATE

Join us for a brief history of chocolate, beginning with its significance in ancient South America, through its development in Europe, and the modern-day development of milk and white chocolate. We will discuss the effects of terroir, taste chocolates from around the world, and offer a demonstration of how chocolate is tempered. Leave the class with your own hand-dipped and decorated truffles. 75 MIN|$95

freshly brewed tea served into two cups

DYNASTY OF TEA

A cozy talk to teach you about the history, taxonomy, culture, and health benefits of a warm cup of camelia senesis (tea). 45 MIN|$25

CONQUER THE BLADE

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

red wine being poured in glass

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

delicate plating of steak and vegetables

Guest Favorite

MIRAVAL EXCLUSIVE

JUST COOK FOR ME

Delight in our most intimate 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

summer salad on white plate

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

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. 45 MIN| $40

BLEND ‘N’ BALANCE SMOOTHIE

Join us for an educational smoothie experience. Learn which ingredients can provide the most balanced nutrient absorption and health benefits. 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

AVAILABLE JANUARY 2020

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. 90 MIN|$75