Featured Sessions of the Master Class Series

Session 20
Avec Eric: Taste of Puerto Rico

Inspired by the colorful charm, tropical ingredients and sights and sounds of Puerto Rico, Chef Eric Ripert and designer Matthew Patrick Smyth create a dinner, and a setting, that brings the feel of the island back home.

Session 19
Avec Eric: Taste of Marseille

Chef Eric Ripert and designer Matthew Patrick Smyth, inspired by the vibrant mix of cultures, sights, sounds and spices of Marseille, create a dining experience shaped by memories of the city—and their favorite details.

Chef Eric Ripert and designer Matthew Patrick Smyth, inspired by the vibrant mix of cultures, sights, sounds and spices of Marseille, create a dining experience shaped by memories of the city—and their favorite details.

Session 18
Beauty In The Details

Discover how a mixture of thoughtful, unusual, beautiful details combine to create a gorgeous kitchen that’s completely your own. Designer Matthew Patrick Smyth shares ideas and his own inspirations.

Session 17
Down To The Details

Learn why every element of a dish, from textures and
flavors to plating and toppings, is important. Chef
Brendan McHale shares tips for the perfect sear as well
as ways to surprise and delight your guests.

Learn why every element of a dish, from textures and flavors to plating and toppings, is important. Chef Brendan McHale shares tips for the perfect sear as well as ways to surprise and delight your guests.

Session 16
Newport Mansions Wine & food

Discover the elements of this spectacular culinary event, set amidst the gorgeous mansions and coastal scenery of Newport, Rhode Island. Watch as noted chefs and winemakers share the details of their dishes and wine pairings at special tastings and dining events, many held inside the mansions themselves.

Session 15
Los Angeles Food & Wine

Award-winning chef Scott Conant, known for his exceptional Italian food, teams with chef Michael Mina, known for his globally inspired cuisine, to create a special luncheon at Scott’s Beverly Hills restaurant. Here, they share their food, their inspiration and the essentials of Italian cooking.

Session 14
The Star-Studded Details

Catch the excitement as the who’s-who of noted chefs, winemakers and experts gather to create dishes,
special tastings and exclusive dining experiences.
Here, they share the details that inspire them—and
elevate their craft.

Catch the excitement as the who’s-who of noted chefs, winemakers and experts gather to create dishes, special tastings and exclusive dining experiences. Here, they share the details that inspire them—and elevate their craft.

Session 13
The Beauty Of Cheese

Noted cheese expert and cookbook author Laura
Werlin shares ideas on enjoying cheese with every
course, whether as a rich component of a dish or as
part of a cheese tasting. She offers insights into pairing
different types of cheese with wine.

Noted cheese expert and cookbook author Laura Werlin shares ideas on enjoying cheese with every course, whether as a rich component of a dish or as part of a cheese tasting. She offers insights into pairing different types of cheese with wine.

Session 12
Pebble Beach Food & Wine: Setting The Culinary Stage

Go behind the scenes and see culinary creativity and inspired wine pairings come to life at the sixth annual Pebble Beach Food & Wine. A veritable A-list of chefs and vintners share exquisite dishes, wines and details that elevate their craft.

Session 11
Architectural Digest Home Design Show: The New Casual Luxury Panel

Learn about the trend toward casual luxury, the details of timeless yet practical design and how it manifests itself in the home. A lively discussion held in the Jenn-Air Master Class Studio features designers Thom Filicia and Antony Todd.

Learn about the trend toward casual luxury, the details of timeless yet practical design and how it manifests itself in the home. A lively discussion held in the Jenn-Air Master Class Studio features designers Thom Filicia and Antony Todd.

Session 10
Architectural Digest Home Design Show Best in Show: Authenticity in Design

Discover how craftsmanship, creativity and great design come to life at the 2013 Architectural Digest Home Design Show. From contemporary lighting to streamlined kitchen appliances, designer Antony Todd shares his favorite finds.

Session 9
Architectural Digest Home Design Show Best in Show: Modern Meets Classic

Designer Antony Todd highlights the details of his favorite
contemporary kitchen appliances, modern furniture design and
vintage textiles at the 2013 Architectural Digest Home Design Show.

Designer Antony Todd highlights the details of his favorite contemporary kitchen appliances, modern furniture and vintage at the 2013 Architectural Digest Home Design Show.

Sessions of the Master Class Series

Session 8
Simply Stylish Entertaining

Discover how beautiful ingredients, simply combined,
can impress your guests. Donatella shares a favorite
recipe, using just a few impeccable ingredients that
taste as wonderful as they look.

Discover how beautiful ingredients, simply combined, can impress your guests. Donatella shares a favorite recipe, using just a few impeccable ingredients that taste as wonderful as they look.

Session 7
Timing Your Party Beautifully

Timing a dinner party can be challenging to even
the most seasoned host. Donatella shares the keys
to achieving perfect timing for different courses, for
flawless (and surprisingly effortless) results.

Timing a dinner party can be challenging to even the most seasoned host. Donatella shares the keys to achieving perfect timing for different courses, for flawless (and surprisingly effortless) results.

Session 6 Bring On The Entertainment

Learn the essentials of hosting a sure-to-be-talked-about dinner party. Our experts share ideas on everything from designing a dramatic ambiance to creating a beautiful experience to plating food gorgeously.

Session 5 Topping The Trends

Discover what's newly emerging, and highly interesting, in the kitchen space. Our experts share the latest design and food trends, and explain how you can interpret them in your own way.

Session 4 Professional Cooking Hits Home

Learn how powerful, professional-style appliances
can make all the difference in the way you cook. Chef
Brendan McHale shares advice on achieving the perfect
roast, a great sear and much more.

Learn how powerful, professional-style appliances can make all the difference in the way you cook. Chef Brendan McHale shares advice on achieving the perfect roast, a great sear and much more.

Session 3 An Eye For Design

Find ideas for achieving a uniquely beautiful space that
reflects your style. Designers Mary Jo Peterson and Loren
Daye talk about using different textures, finishes and more
to create a kitchen filled with character.

Find ideas for achieving a uniquely beautiful space that reflects your style. Designers Mary Jo Peterson and Loren Daye talk about using different textures, finishes and moreto create a kitchen filled with character.

Session 2
Your Kitchen, Your Space

Learn what's important when creating a kitchen that
truly reflects the way you live, cook and entertain. Our
experts share how to plan spaces created specifically
for those activities.

Learn what's important when creating a kitchen that truly reflects the way you live, cook and entertain. Our experts share how to plan spaces created specifically for those activities.

Session 1
Meet Our Experts

Get to know the experts of the Master Class Series.
Loren Daye, Mary Jo Peterson and Brendan McHale
provide their unique perspectives on the way a kitchen
should look, feel and function in the home.

Get to know the experts of the Master Class Series. Loren Daye, Mary Jo Peterson and Brendan McHale provide their unique perspectives on the way a kitchen should look, feel and function in the home.