When vacationers begin making plans to travel to Destin, Florida a gourmet kitchen shop is the last thing on their minds. And you might think it quite odd for it to be listed here as one of the top ten things to do in Destin. It may take a trip to Kitchenique for you to really grasp this idea. And be sure you drive to the right location as they recently moved from Sandestin to Destin. They’re conveniently located in the City Market plaza on Emerald Coast Parkway to provide a more central location for their customers.
Thoughts of a gourmet kitchen shop will bring images of kitchen utensils, coffees, teas, wine gadgets and cookbooks to mind. And you will finds lots of that at Kitchenique in Destin, FL. Visitors to Destin love coming here to find all these luxury kitchen “essentials.” This is one of those true gems where it is really fun to browse and look for a long time. You’re sure to find at least a few items you must take back home with you. It is also a great place to purchase wine while you’re in town.
Kitchenique is personally owned and operated by Vicki McCain. Vicki has been in business for over 24 years and she really knows what she’s doing. She is a hands on lady who cares about her customer. She offers great service and a terrific selection of kitchen specialty items at reasonable prices.
So all of that is great, but you haven’t heard the best part yet. Probably the most treasured thing about Kitchenique is the cooking and wine tasting classes. Both her local and visiting customers love to take part. Vicki teaches many of the classes, but she also enlists the help of various local chefs to come in and offer their expertise. The classes are held in the store at Vicki’s state of the art demonstration kitchen. They range in price from a reasonable $20 to no more than $45 per person. They fill up quickly, so be sure to call ahead to reserve your spot. Just looking at the list of offered classes will make your mouth water.
Many regular visitors to Destin like to make their reservations far ahead of time as they’re planning their trip just to be sure they get in. It’s one of their favorite things to do when they are in Destin. Some of them enjoy it so much that they fit in two or three classes during their trip. These classes are so much fun, as you gain new cooking ideas, meet interesting people and eat the delicious food! Just go to the website and look at all the classes she will have during your trip and choose the best ones for you.
Vicki and Kitchenique hope that you will “taste the time of your life” as you enjoy their cooking school and gourmet pantry while you’re in Destin, FL.
36150 Emerald Coast Pkwy
Destin, FL 32541
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