Spice up Valentine’s Day date night with a hands-on cooking class with your sweetie at Kitchen Social in Fort Myers.

A fun night for cooks of all skill levels, Kitchen Social is presenting a series of themed classes for Valentine’s Day weekend with delectable class offerings that include perfectly prepared Italian cuisine, beef wellington, chicken cordon bleu or grilled filet mignon.

Led by an expert culinary instructor, each class is 2-3 hours in length during which guests will learn new techniques and methods, including knife skills, how to caramelize the natural sugars of ingredients and present creations in new and exciting ways.

Valentine’s Day classes at Kitchen Social include:

Thursday, Feb. 13 at 6:30 p.m.: “Valentine Special: Its’a Easy Italian!” Herb-crusted chicken breast with lemon, grilled eggplant napoleons and spaghetti with caramelized onion, garlic, lemon and parmesan cheese. Heart-shaped, two-layer puff pastry filled with macerated strawberry and whipped cream and topped with a chocolate-covered strawberry and red-colored sugar for dessert.

Friday, Feb. 14 at 8 p.m.: “Be My Valentine: Beef Wellington.” Beef wellington with twice-baked potatoes, beet salad with goat cheese, spicy broccoli with parmesan cheese. Strawberry napoleons for dessert.

Saturday, Feb. 15 at 4 p.m.: “Valentine Dinner: Chicken Cordon Bleu.” Chicken cordon bleu, grilled asparagus with bacon bundles and twice-baked potatoes. Heart-shaped, two-layer puff pastry filled with macerated strawberry and whipped cream and topped with a chocolate-covered strawberry and red-colored sugar for dessert.

Saturday, Feb. 15 at 8 p.m.: “Valentine Date Night: Last Tango in Paris.” Romaine-prosciutto salad with vinaigrette, grilled filet mignon served with white truffle oil and duchess potatoes. Blueberry soufflé for dessert.

Kitchen Social is located at 14261 S. Tamiami Trail, Suite 20 in Fort Myers. Doors open 30 minutes before the start of class, allowing students time to socialize, unwind and enjoy a selection of hors d’oeuvres and infused water. Guests are welcome to bring their own wine, beer or other beverages. Each student will be provided with an apron and comfortable stool before the fun begins.

Valentine’s Day classes range from $59.99 to $69.99 per person. With intimate class sizes of 16 people, seats are expected to fill quickly. Reservations can be made online at www.KitchenSocial.com.

About Kitchen Social

Kitchen Social offers a social twist on the cooking experience, offering hands-on cooking classes that focus on having fun and making friends while learning new skills in the kitchen. Open to all skill levels, each cooking class at Kitchen Social is led by a culinary instructor who guides participants through the step-by-step process of preparing a meal. Cooking classes feature a variety of cuisines, from international flavors and techniques to hometown favorites. Kitchen Social is located at 14261 S. Tamiami Trail, Suite 20 in Fort Myers within The Park Shops at Andrea Lane. For more information about Kitchen Social and a full schedule of upcoming classes, visit www.KitchenSocial.com or call 239-560-4255. Follow Kitchen Social on Facebook or Instagram for the latest news and updates on classes. For inquiries about private events including birthday parties and team building classes, email info@kitchensocial.com.