Saturday, October 19
Join us for a macaron making class!
Want to be surrounded by amazing women, sipping on champagne, and learning to make some of the most delicious desserts of all time? Then, join us!
Our sweet friend and skilled Pastry Chef, Sofia Tejeda, will teach us her secrets behind whipping up some of the best macarons we have ever tasted.
Food & Beverage
A selection of charcuterie, cheeses, and fresh fruit will be served in addition to a variety of sparking wines.
Water and tea service included.
Utilizing the Eilan Hotel’s demonstration kitchen and gathering space, Chef Sofia will teach us the art of making the perfect macaron. Attendees will decorate macarons and take home a half dozen in a special gift box from the Eilan Hotel.
A luxury San Antonio Hill Country Hotel
18603 La Cantera Terrace, San Antonio, TX 78256
About Sofia Tejeda
Sofia is the talented Pastry Chef at the Eilan Hotel & Spa. Born and raised in Mexico City, she is pursuing the career of her dreams and loving every minute. Sofia the youngest of three children and the only chef in the family.
She was professionally trained at the Culinary Institute of America, where she landed a dream internship at the Bouchon Bakery by Thomas Keller in the Napa Valley. Immediately after school, Sofia landed her job at the Eilan Hotel and still can’t believe she is getting to do what she loves.
Sofia knew she wanted to be a chef since a very young age. Her passion and love for pastries developed when her grandmother took her to a cake decorating class as a child. After high school, she interned at Dèlice Chocolatier, where she worked under Susana Mijares, and believes she learned a significant amount of her skills she still uses today. It was this experience that helped her solidify her plans to become a Pastry Chef.
A few fun facts about Sofia:
She is super messy in the kitchen
She gets a significant amount of her inspiration from her Mexico City roots
She is lactose intolerant and slightly celiac, which can be quite the challenge her line of work!
She loves Taylor Swift
Believe it or not, she does not like bacon
What does my ticket price include? Everything! No hidden fees here. Your ticket price includes your food, wine, pastry class, and a half dozen macarons to take home with you! BONUS: you will meet some really amazing women too!