Archive for August, 2011

  • Stir It Up! & MCK on CT Style

    Date: 2011.08.30 | Category: Special Events, Videos | Response: 0

    Stir It Up! author, Chef Ramin Ganeshram and MCK junior chef Avis Carrero heats up the set on CT STYLE making a mouth-watering Shrimp burger pitas, delicious!. Chef Ramin is an award-winning journalist whose work has appeared in Saveur, O, National Geographic Traveler, and more. She is the author of Sweet Hands: Island Cooking from Trinidad & Tobago, and Stir It Up!, a culinary novel for middle-grade readers.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PQHUim7CW2k&list=TLaNs-oNgVlN4B2qAejhT6LRd8mJZp5WiQ

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  • MCK at Camp Rising Sun

    Date: 2011.08.25 | Category: Special Events | Response: 0

     MCK had the honor to join 30 kids at Camp Rising Sun in Colebrook, CT for the Annual Head Shaving Event. We had lots of fun doing a healthy cooking demonstration, after the kids took us on the slide for a fun filled time.

    Camp Rising Sun is a camp for children who have been diagnosed with cancer. There ages range between 5 – 17yrs, all campers attend camp for one week free of charge. For more information about Camp Rising Sun visit their website: http://www.camprisingsun.com/

  • Beat The Street joins MCK on CT Style

    Date: 2011.08.25 | Category: Special Events, Videos | Response: 0

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gxk3igQu-vc&list=TLaNs-oNgVlN4B2qAejhT6LRd8mJZp5WiQ

    Beat The Street (BTS) member Adrian Perez joined Chef Kashia on CT Style set to cook up some delicious Pesto Chicken. Adrian is part of BTS and MCK healthy cooking program.

    BTS has implemented a community base garden in downtown Meriden and MCK team up with BTS to provide health cooking classes to their members by utlizing the freshly grown products at MCK.

     

     

  • Special Thanks to Hodgson Mills

    Date: 2011.08.19 | Category: Special Events | Response: 0

     We would like to say a  big “Thank You” to  Hodgson Mill Corporation for making a generous donation of there fiber rich, wholesome All- Natural, Whole Grain and Gluten Free products to us. There products will help us in our efforts to educate our students in making healthier food choices.  For more information about their products please visit there website: www.HodgsonMill.com .