Murrieta cooking teacher Martha Culbertson, who studied under celebrated chef Julia Child, Jacques Pepin and Simone Beck, continues her special classic cooking classes for aspiring chefs in support of the Santa Rosa Plateau Nature Education Foundation.
Culbertson’s cooking classes are open to a limited number of aspiring chefs and homemakers and started Thursday, Oct. 3, at a private estate. They will continue every Thursday through Nov. 21, at different estate kitchens at a cost of $80 per class. The classes are limited to the first 12 people who register and are conducted between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Culbertson studied with Child, Pepin, Beck and Diana Kennedy while living abroad, traveling extensively and looking for new food experiences. This history has given depth to her teachi