Learn to cook, improve your culinary skills, or plan a fantastic private event with Chef Joel

We offer classes and private events for all levels of experience, expertise and interest




    2024 Cooking Classes!

Just Added – New Summer Cooking Classes!

     REGISTER NOW!  Email Hemmachef@gmail.com

    2024 Summer Camps!

Camps are Open for Registration – with New Menus!

  • 6/10-13 – Summer Bakes: Sweets and More  (AM/PM)
  • 6/17-20 – International Street Food  (AM/PM)
  • 6/24-27 – Noodles!  (AM/PM)
  • 7/29-8/1 – Mastering French Techniques  (AM/PM)
  • 8/5-8 – International Breads & Baking  (AM/PM)

     Classes in Waunakee –

Chef Joel teaches cooking classes at the Village Center of Waunakee, 333 S. Madison Street, Waunakee, WI 53597.

          Register for Waunakee classes HERE

     Classes in Stoughton

Chef Joel teaches cooking classes at the Stoughton Area Youth Center (567 E. Main St., Stoughton, WI, 53589).
Register for SAYC classes HERE  

    More Adult Classes at vomFASS’s DelecTable
           and other Madison Venues:

    Plan your Fabulous Private Cooking Class/Party
          With Chef Joel Now!

    GIFT CERTIFICATES for Cooking Classes 

Always Make Great Gifts!

Note from Chef Joel:

THANKS SO VERY MUCH for a great SUMMER, 2023!

Thanks to everyone who took camps and classes

or planned private events with me this summer. 

It was a very busy, great summer.

Hope to see you in the kitchen this Fall!


to everyone who participated

in our successful

“Slava Ukraini!” Dinner


We raised over $3,500!!!

for World Central Kitchen’s Chefs for Ukraine initiative

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Good Grief

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I started thinking about food associated with funerals because this spring was a tough one

Leap Year

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I can imagine what it would be like to have been born on February 29th.

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