Traditional Southern Fried Free Range Chicken and Biscuits right here at the Mercantile, in this class you will learn from our southern born chef how real fried chicken is done from scratch, including a lesson on chicken fabrication ( butchery)
Southern Fried Chicken
When Booking with a gift card, please select “ Gift Card” at check out and add your GiftCard number to the order in the space provided.
Cooking Classes in our “ Cookshop” take place at 45 East Main Street, Babylon. You’ll have a workstation equipped with all the tools and ingredients you’ll need for each recipe, and you’ll have time to enjoy everything you make. We will also provide you with recipes and "at home" instructions for all the menu items.
We will provide you with an apron, but we recommend wearing casual clothes that you don’t mind getting a little bit messy in. We ask that you wear flat comfortable shoes. Please do not wear open-toed shoes or sandals. Please pull long hair back.
Cost is per 1 person, unless class states otherwise ( 'Kids & Adult Class tickets are for 2)
Classes are approximately 2.5hrs
Kids (10-15) classes run 1.5hrs, guardians are welcome to wait or drop off
Kids (5-9) are approx. 1hr and require at least one guardian to stay the duration of class
Our classes are capped at 14-16 students usually working in groups of 2 – 4 , Individuals will be paired with a partner. If you prefer to work solo please notify us in the space provided during booking - or call our store at 631-818-1100
Please note all allergies or special needs in the space provided at checkout.
We understand that sometimes class cancellations are necessary, and this policy describes what happens in the event of a cancellation.
- For cancellations made up to 48 hours before the schedule start time of a class, Babylon Mercantile will provide you with credit towards a future class – this will be in the form of a Cooking Class e-Gift Card. For cancellations made less than 48 hours before the scheduled start of a class, we are not able to offer any refunds or in-store credit.
- (Cancellations or changes can be made (1) in person in at the location of the culinary class or by calling 631-818-1100 and speaking directly to a Babylon Mercantile representative. We cannot accept or honor cancellations made by email or left on voicemail.
- When we cancel a class due to inclement weather, or other circumstances beyond our control (e.g., power outages, facility issues, etc.), we will endeavor to contact you by email or telephone with as much notice as possible and issue a full refund to the original form of payment (or, if you prefer, issue you a refund in the form of a Babylon Mercantile gift card). However, if we do not affirmatively cancel a class by email or telephone and you are unable to attend, our standard cancellation policy applies.
Covid Cancellations: If you become ill, please attempt to test at least 48 hours before class and inform us of a positive result as soon as possible. We will do our best to accommodate you by offering the following alternatives:
1: Customer finds someone to take their spot(s) - and will receive 20% off a future booking.
2: BM provides customer with their meal/ingredients in a take home kit. Kit includes instructions and personal call with chef to review the recipe. Plus, customer receives 20% off a future booking
3: Customer declines options 1 and 2 and receives a 50% credit towards another class
4: BM rebooks you into a future class of equal value of our choice; BM will try their best to accommodate customers schedule
Babylon Mercantile reserves the right to modify class menus at any time due to ingredient availability or seasonality.)
The intent of our classes is to teach, the results of a dish or pastry may differ class to class and by student. In some classes, specifically pastry & baking weather may effect the outcome of the recipe.
Classes are generally 2.5-3 hours depending on the menu/class/start time, regardless of time listed on booking, Kids Classes are 1-2hrs
Online Cooking Class Wavier and Media Release I understand that by turning on my electronic device’s camera during an Online Cooking Class, it will broadcast to the Chef and class participants. I consent to and allow any reproduction of any and all photographs or video recordings taken of myself or a member of my household during our participation in the Online Cooking Class. I agree to Babylon Mercantile’s right to use or reproduce such photographs and video recordings in any media, including social media or online.
By purchasing this class, you agree to Babylon Mercantile cooking class terms and conditions, including cancellation policies.