Culinary Summer Camp 2019


Summer Camp 2019 is Here! 

We are gearing up for the best summer camp ever! Six full weeks ~ Monday -Friday 9am -1pm daily.
Each week long camp offers unique and delicious adventures in cooking, baking, tasting and exploring the culinary world around your children. Even the pickiest of eaters find that once they are the creative force in their own food, they become open and receptive to trying new flavors! We offer your Jr. Chef the opportunity to explore their food boundaries and give them the tools needed to find out if they have the stuff of Chefs! Each child will be able the experience food in their own unique style and emerge with a greater understanding  of the food culture and learn technical skills. All while having fun, making new friends, and being apart of our winning teams! Please note* Our camps as well as our classes are non-refundable. If your child is unable to attend, feel free to invite another child in their place providing they are in the age range specified.  

early Summer Camp:
‘from the jersey shore to cake boss’
june 17th-21st 9am-1pm

2019 Early Summer Camp week is fast approaching !  Our Camp Week kicks off with a fun and delicious food from The Jersey Shore TV show to Cake Boss. Our Chefs are excited to teach Jr. Chef campers the varied menu items from 

Shake Shake - Burgers, Fries & Shakes | Drive -In, Diners and Dives - All day breakfast! | Tick Tock Diner - Sopranos | Cake Boss - Carlo's Bakery - Cupcakes to Cannolis | Chopped Jr. - 'Jersey's Best. Ages 7-16

Summer Camp Week One:
sugar rush how sweet it is!
July 8th - july 12th 9am-1pm

Summer Camp 2019 is finally here and Oh How Sweet it is MCA Style!! Jr. Chefs will be a part of a team as they learn techniques in baking, cake making and sweet creations! From frostings to fondants- this camp week cannot be missed! It's all things 'Camping' Week at MCA. Ages 7-16.

summer camp week two:
from rome to naples favorites from italy
july 15th - 19th 9am-1pm

Kids of all ages LOVE ITALIAN CUSINE - Ages 7 -16 Fresh made Pasta, Pizza and that special Sunday gravy!  Everyone is Italian during Italy week at MCA Summer Camp! Jr. Chefs will delight in this Continental culinary exploration of the many regional foods from the Italian Alps to the Italian Riviera including delicious desserts

summer camp week three: the science of sweets, treats & chocolate
july 22nd-26th 9am-1pm

Our Chefs LOVE sweets and the science behind the wide world of sweets make this fun, informative and STEM based approach to pies, cakes and desserts a can't miss camp week! Each day we will explore and create sweet treats! From frozen hot chocolate to amazing french macrons and there will be lots to share. Ages 7-16.

summer camp week four: diners to dives & the food truck challenge
aug. 5th-9th 9am-1pm

Join us as our Chef Instructors explore a week of fun cooking great food from the Great Food Truck Competition  & Diners, Drive-ins and Dives on the Food Network. Kids will team up with Chef's to go head to head cooking in this fun foodie week  (9a-1p) Monday thru Friday. Ages 7-16.

summer camp week five:
british bake week from london to the emerald isles
aug. 12th-16th 9am-1pm

Jr. Chefs will love this week of baking fun! Learning the difference between French meringue. This is the light, airy meringue you are most familiar with. Egg whites and sugar beaten into a white to a Frangipane. We will explore the sweet treats and cakes from the famous baking show that is loved the world over. Each day, Jr. Chefs will bring home their delectable creations to share. This camp will be gone in the sugar plum fairy second!! Ages 7-16.


summer camp week six:
kid’s baking challenge & cake wars!
aug. 19th-23rd 9am-1pm

2019 MCA Culinary Bake Week continues... Jr. Chef's will be delighted and excited to be apart of Kids Baking Challenge and Cake Wars all rolled into to one!Each Culinary Camper will be transformed into a Pastry Masters as the week progresses to the finale! 
Baking teams will create unique desserts, cakes, cookies  and amazing chocolates. Ages 7-16.

summer camp week seven:
Camp finale MCA jr. chef competition
aug. 26th-30th 9am-1pm

2019 Summer Camp would not be complete without our grande Finale!!!! Drum roll please :) MCA's very own Master Jr. Chef Competition -  Teams will compete to create the best ever menu items from some of the worlds best Chefs! Each day our Jr. Chefs will go wild with excitement as they uncover the dish of the day!

They will do their best to replicate and present their teams creative effort to win culinary prizes and be crowned MCA Master Jr. Chef Winners!!!! Local talent will be featured as our Jr. Chefs try to cook their way into the judges hearts ! NO experience is ever necessary, just a love of food and a desire to learn and share.

Camps fill up quickly so don't delay! Jr. Chefs will flip for our summer of culinary creations.