Real Urban BBQ Hosts BBQ 101 Grilling Class
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Real Urban Barbecue Highland Park announces their inaugural Kicking Ash Summer Grilling Series in Highland Park’s Port Clinton Square featuring a variety of grilling courses taught by renowned chefs including Real Urban Barbecue owner-chef Jeff Shapiro and Dean Eliacostas, former Executive Chef of Carmichael’s Steak House. This series teaches guests the art of preparing, grilling and serving a variety of products using techniques that they can implement at home. Each class includes hands on lessons in the art of smoking and grilling and offers opportunities to ask questions. Each participant will be provided a grill, knife, cutting board and seasonings to prepare a variety of dishes. Participants will be sent home with a Real Urban Barbecue care package and recipe cards for the items they prepared. Real Urban Barbecue will offer other Kicking Ash grilling classes: • June 27: BBQ 102- The Bird’s the Word, all about poultry; $65 • July 11: BBQ 103- Don’t be a Chicken, focusing on beef; $75 • July 18: BBQ 104- Grilling Under the Sea; $65 • Aug. 15: BBQ 105- Surf & Turf; $75. Classes include two hours of cooking fun. At noon, guests will sit down and enjoy the meal they prepared themselves. Refreshments including Real Urban Barbecue’s homemade lemonade, iced regular and sweet tea and water will be provided. Space is limited. Each class will accommodate 25 guests. Classes will take place rain or shine. Guests must be 18 years of age or older. To purchase tickets for the series, visit the website. For information email Colleen at or call the Highland Park location.