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Welcome to Mortar ‘n Pestle! Cooking Classes, Online Cooking Classes & Mobile Chef Services.

Mobile Classes at Your Home

Chef Ricky comes to you! I teach you how to cook in your kitchen. Choose your menu, invite your friends. I bring recipes, food & equipment. Limited dates (Book ahead!) – but I do travel anywhere!

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Friday Nights at Solara (Lake City)

Friday nights are now exclusive for Solara Residents in Lake City. Former student of Chef Ricky and want access to classes? Just email him first, Clicking will bring you to Chef’s class schedule on Eventbrite.

Class Schedule & Booking

Hot Meal Pick Up

Mortar & Pestle has joined the platform! You can now pick up hot meals from my place in Lake City. Click “Browse Menus” to go to my Josephine page. A portion of profits go to ACLU with my “Social Justice through Food” program. Track donations at

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My Classes Highlight

Food Science 

Simple Steps

Knife Skills 

Kitchen tips

Baking Skills

Fool Proof Recipes…and more

Always hands on and always fun!

Class Schedule & Booking