We offer 3 Ayurvedic Cooking Modules Annually:

Each module acts as a stand alone OR...

Take all 3 to receive your Ayurvedic Chef Program Certificate!

We also offer occasional "elective" courses to deepen your culinary skills.

Career

Make herstory by becoming one of the first Ayurvedic Chefs in the USA!

As a ACI graduate and Ayurvedic Chef, you can innovate your own career path such as...

Become an Ayurvedic Chef

Start your own Ayurvedic catering business

Open an Ayurvedic resteraunt

Launch your own Ayurvedic "pop-up" kitchen

We know you will come up with something amazing because that's the kind of creative person you are!  (We love that about you =)

Fun

Whoever said school needs to be boring?

We believe in having fun every step of the way!

That's why we come together 3-4 weeks a year to do just that!

Students Look Forward to our Nightly Multi-Course Ayurvedic Indian Dinners Together, along with whatever other surprises may come along!

  • 1-2pm:  Ayurvedic Nutrition discussion with Traci Webb
  • 2-3pm: Cooking Demos   (Ayurvedic, Indian, Asian, Ecelectic), Kitchen Comfort Skills , Safety, Cutting Demos,  Meal Planning, Bulk Meal Preparation with Traci Webb, Shemaia Skywater, Amy Ogle & Guests
  • 3-6pm: Group Cooking Session - Everyone in the kitchen!
  • 6-6:30pm: Multi-course Ayurvedic Indian Dinner (organic/vegetarian/Indian)
  • Clean-up Provided!

REGISTRATION:

INSTRUCTORS

Traci Webb

Ayurvedic Expert

ACI Founder & Program Director

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Pricing Options:

One Class/Module:

  • $625 (NIA/ACI Students or Graduates)
  • $675 (General Public)

Ayurveda Chef Program (Three Modules = Bulk Discount):

  • $1,725 (SAVES: $150!)
  • FREE: Introduction to Ayurveda 3-Week Series @ Moonrise Herbs when you sign up for our full Ayurveda Chef Program

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Amy Ogle

Western Culinary Expert

Shemaia Skywater

Ecclectic Culinary Expert

~ Fun, Nutrition, Career, Community ~

Ayurveda Culinary Institute

We're spicing thing up around here!

~ For Beginners to Seasoned Professionals ~

Community

We believe in the daily celebration of life expressed through preparing and sharing meals together. 

That's why we come together  3-4 weeks a year to do just that!

We clear our schedules and plan these local "stay-cations" so we can reconnect with our center, our community, make new friends, and just have fun!

We are proud of the fact that we source local, organic, raw, wild harvested whenever possible.  We work hard to provide the highest quality ingredients and experience possible!

Including:

grains

dhals (spice lentil soups)

vegetable dishes

curries and gravies

breads

chutneys

salads

dumplings

pickles

dairy dishes

desserts

snacks

*Recipes are Provided

 

Nutrition

Discover special foods and time-tested recipes for healing specific imbalances 

Learn:

which foods nourish specific bodily tissues

special recipes for daily and seasonal detox

spices for each season

learn how to work with the six tastes to satisfy the palatte as well as nourish the body

tips for making meals easy on digestion

Program Overview:

Daily Schedule:

  • March 28-April 1: Detox Foods Module (Kapha reducing, tissue cleansing): *Students are encouraged to check out our 3-week "Pampered Goddess Detox" which starts the same week.
  • June 27-July 1:  Anti-Inflammatory Foods Module (Pitta reducing, alkalinizing, hydrating)
  • September 19-23: Nourishing Foods Module (Vata reducing, nutritionally dense, emotional nourishing)
  • October 24-28:  Asian Cooking Immersion (Japanese Buddhist & Chinese Cooking)

2018 Dates:

What we make:

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TESTIMONIALS

"Thanks for your care, I feel better than I ever thought possible".

"Not only am I feeling amazing, but my whole family is too!  Thank you for all your support and guidance."  

"Thank you for teaching this wonderful class. I am so happy to have the tools to create a healthy life for myself and my family. The information I received is invaluable. I will definitely recommend this class to my friends".

FREE BONUS CLASS:

Get Introduction to Ayurveda FREE when you register for our any of our cooking immersions or our Ayurveda Chef Program! 

Introduction to Ayurveda a 3-week series held at Moonrise Herbs in Arcata several times a year and will help demystify Ayurveda for you. 

2018 Intro to Ayurveda dates:  Feb 27-March 13, April 23-May 7, July 26-9, October 22-Nov 5 (6:30-8:30pm)