Get on a culinary adventure in Gilbert, AZ
Did you know that the best way to really understand and know a place is through the stomach? And this is what awaits you in Gilbert’s gastronomic and culinary adventures.
Gilbert, Arizona is not simply a wonderful community with warm people, beautiful houses and contemporary garage doors. It is also a place to have that authentic culinary adventure. This is because the place offers different kinds of culinary and gastronomic experiences, from farm tours where you can have the farm-to-table aspect, to creating your own sushi as well as beer and wine tastings.
Find out below the kinds of gastronomic delights that you can encounter in Gilbert:
The Farm at Agritopia
In Gilbert you can experience a community based on a sharing lifestyle – in Agritopia. Take a personal tour to this community of narrow streets lined with shade trees. It has that warm neighborly feel with houses that feature low fences with front porches throughout the community, encouraging pedestrians and neighbors to come visit.
The best thing about this community is the fact that it is devoted to growing its own produce in the community garden. Here, gardeners meet to share gardening tips as well as their produce all year round. The garden is made up of 40 20x20 plots, a community tool shed, shaded seating areas, and pathways. Through the date palms and the citrus trees, you will hear chickens and ducks. All are a part of the community and help supply the farm stand with eggs, oranges, grapefruit, dates, and other seasonal offerings at the honor fruit stand.
Come and visit! Free tours are available every third Wednesday of each month.
Interested in healthy food that is easy to prepare and can be cooked fast? Join cooking classes at Shar’s Kitchen and learn how to prepare and cook meat and casserole dishes, breads, muffins, salads, sides, ethnic and holiday meals. As a bonus, you can also learn how to can food as well as food storage techniques.
Do you love Japanese food? Join the Blue Wasabi’s Sushi School.
For a small fee, you can learn how to make sushi that you can replicate at home to impress your family, your wife or children or your friends. With Blue Wasabi’s Sushi School, you can now run sushi parties.
Be a wine connoisseur! Head off to Total Wine and take classes or join events. They have wine training programs, weekly tastings, and monthly wine-producer seminars. They are ready to assist you in your selections whether a novice or expert. Also, they stock over 8,000 different wines, 3,000 spirits, and over 2,500 beers. Definitely a must visit!
World of Beer
Quench your thirst for beer while learning about its history, the brewing process and anecdotes or stories behind breweries and their products. They have a class every Tuesday where you can learn four points on four different beers along with educational insights – all for FREE. What are you waiting for, head off to the World of Beer now.