Ernest’s Virtual Culinary Series – April Edition

  • Apr. 15, 2021
  • 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Virtual

April Edition with Chef Rylan Krause

Chef Rylan will make this your spotlight recipe for a light-meal centerpiece or a starter course for a formal occasion.

Follow easy step-by-step instructions and learn to cook a brilliant BBQ-style meal. 

  • Chef will demonstrate how to compress watermelon, making it sweeter and more intense, resulting in a stunning salad that will make your guests swoon.
  • Learn to spice up your next BBQ with a simple chimichurri steak that  packs a flavour punch. As a side to the steak you will grill corn, and make confit fingerling potatoes.

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Event Details

When: Thursday, April 15, 2021  from 6 - 8 p.m.
Where: Online event
Registration Deadline: Thursday, April 8, 2021 at 2 p.m.


Our Cooking Kits include the virtual class, all cooking ingredients and seasoning, plus ready-made heat at home side dishes or desserts. The kits are professionally packaged to make your unboxing easy and efficient.

The View Only option allows you to watch the class and receive the receipes. This option does not include a Cooking Kit and is not interactive. Watch the course and cook at a later date.

  • View Only Ticket - Receive recipes and watch the session (no interaction). No Cooking Kit included.
  • Web Ex Course + Ernest's Cooking Kit for 2 people
  • Web Ex Course + Ernest's Cooking Kit for 4 people
  • Web Ex Course + Ernest's Cooking Kit for 6 people
  • Paired Beverages (wine, cocktail, beer)

Curbside pick-up for Cooking Kits and Paired Beverages is available at NAIT, April 14, from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. and 4:30 - 6 p.m.



Seared Compressed Watermelon Salad
lemon ricotta | strawberry prosecco vinaigrette | dried berries | gin compressed cucumbers | baby greens


Chimichurri Marinated Alberta Beef Striploin Steak

grilled corn | feta | crema | cilantro

Confit Fingerling Potatoes

Tomato Jam

Quick Pickles



Alkoomi Shiraz
Frankland River - Australia

Dirty Laundry
Gewurztraminer - Okanagan

Benjamin Bridge
Nova 7 - Nova Scotia

Beer (mix and match available 6-packs)

Philips Blue Buck
Amber Ale - BC

Steam Whistle
Pilsner - Ontario

Alley Kat Aprikat
Apricot Ale - Edmonton

Alley Kat Main Squeeze
Grapefruit Ale - Edmonton


Blueberry Basil Margarita
800 Silver Tequila | Grand Marnier | Blueberry-Basil Syrup | Blueberries | Basil | Black Hawaiian Salt | Limes