Culinary Videos

Want to learn more culinary skills in the kitchen? Visit our Culinary Classroom webpage to view the schedule of in person culinary trainings held by the Child Nutrition office.

These local foods culinary videos feature Heather Kerner, owner of The Good Crust a local company specializing in "handmade frozen dough from 100% fresh stone-milled Maine grains".



A plate of garlic bread
Pazzo Garlic Bread
Pazzo Garlic Bread (8:00) 



Two plates of stromboli
Stromboli (17:00)



A plate with two blueberry bialys with raspberries on the side
Blueberry Breakfast Bialy
Blueberry Breakfast Bialy (9:00) 



These culinary videos are a collaboration between the Maine Department of Education and Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry and cover a variety of topics including food safety, food preparation, time management and recipes using local ingredients. These videos were created for school nutrition professionals and other food serving institutions to assist in scratch cooking and utilizing local products. The goals of these videos are to increase skills and confidence in the kitchen.


A person holding a lemon cut in half
Fruit Preparation
Learn More about Fruit Prep



A person showing a bowl of garlic cloves
Vegetable Preparation
Learn More about Vegetable Prep




A picture of Chef Heidi Parent
Time Management
Learn More about Time Management



A picture of Alissa Roman
Food Safety
Learn More about Food Safety