Tastings and Events

  • Most of our current events are VIRTUAL, but some are IN PERSON - please read the description carefully!
  • Zoom links will be sent by email no later than the day before the event
  • All of our virtual events have Live Transcription (Closed Captioning) enabled on Zoom
  • Tasting kits will be available for pickup or Ann Arbor delivery starting at 11am the day before the event
  • Only some tasting kits can be shipped.  Information is provided in each event description
  • You can use a credit card or a Zingerman's Gift Card to pay for your event
  • We understand that life happens! We offer a full refund when you cancel 48 hours ahead of the scheduled event
  • If you are interested in scheduling a private tasting event or cooking demo, please fill out our inquiry form and someone will get back to you soon
  • If you have any questions, contact our Deli Events team at [email protected]

Great Pasta with Chef Wallo: A Virtual Cooking Class

Virtual via Zoom Link will be sent after registration

Our pasta has amazing flavor and chewy texture light years beyond your average pasta. We are celebrating our pasta selection this month with our Pasta Palooza sale and this virtual cooking class starring our very own Chef Wallo.  You might be familiar with Chef Wallo from one of our previous tasting events. His exceptional cooking … Continued

$5.99 – $28.00

Virtual Cooking Class: Demystifying Paella with Chef Rodger

Virtual via Zoom Link will be sent after registration

Chef and co-managing partner of Zingerman’s Delicatessen, Rodger Bowser, is passionate about paella. In Rodger's own words: “The thing about paella is that, although it’s one of the most recognized elements of traditional Spanish cooking, not enough folks in the United States have had a good one. Which bums me out because the truth of … Continued

$15.00

Virtual JUST FOR KIDS Cooking Class: Dinner at Home

Virtual via Zoom Link will be sent after registration

Hey kids, we've got a cooking class just for you! Fall is here and school is back in session, and we’re all looking for delicious and easy dinner ideas!  Even better if the kids take the lead, right?!  In this Virtual JUST FOR KIDS Cooking Class  - our kids tasting expert Jenny and our good … Continued

$15.00 – $36.00

Cooking with Curry: A Cooking Class with Rodger

Virtual via Zoom Link will be sent after registration

Chef and managing partner of Zingerman’s Delicatessen, Rodger Bowser, is crazy for curry, especially the spice blends we have on our shelves at the Deli.  Rodger not only leads the kitchen at Zingerman's Deli, but he also occasionally cooks for his family of 4, so knows well the conundrum of figuring out what to make … Continued

$15.00

In the Deli Kitchen: Crêpes

Virtual via Zoom Link will be sent after registration

Crêpes are the traditional food of Candlemas in France, which happens every year on February 2nd.  Join us In the Deli Kitchen for this virtual cooking demonstration where we'll be cooking up some delicious crêpes for "Pancake Day" as this French holiday is also know. We'll be demonstrating the basics of crêpes making as well as … Continued

$15.00

In the Deli Kitchen: Pot Pies with Chef Rodger

Virtual via Zoom Link will be sent after registration

Each winter our Deli Kitchen hand makes 6 different kinds of pot pies for you to stock your home freezer full of warming meals. Join us virtually In the Deli Kitchen with Chef and managing partner of Zingerman's Deli, Rodger Bowser.  Chef Rodger will demonstrate the basics of making the most popular of all our … Continued

$15.00

A Peek Inside the Deli Kitchen: Swiss Fondue

Virtual via Zoom Link will be sent after registration

Melty cheese lovers unite! We love fondue–and of course we love it best with good quality, swiss cheese.  Join the Deli's Certified Cheese Professional Tessie Ives-Wilson for a Peek Inside the Deli Kitchen!  In this cooking demonstration, Tessie will demonstrate and share our Deli recipe for swiss fondue.  She will talk about what cheeses we … Continued

$15.00

A Peek Inside the Deli Kitchen: Jewish Classics

Virtual via Zoom Link will be sent after registration

March 15th is the 39th Birthday of Zingerman's Deli and we want to celebrate the Jewish classics that have been our our Deli menu since the beginning! Join us virtually to celebrate with a Peek Inside the Deli Kitchen with Chef and Managing Partner of Zingerman’s Deli, Rodger Bowser!  Chef Rodger will demonstrate the basics … Continued

$8.00 – $25.00

A Peek Inside the Deli Kitchen: Cooking with Special Guests Jali Fruit Co.

Virtual via Zoom Link will be sent after registration

Jali Fruit Co. participates in over 40 farm cooperatives in Sub-Saharan Africa and the Caribbean to save fruit from spoiling by training women farmers and providing simple machines to dry the fruit.  67% of the farmers they work with are women.  Jali Fruit Co. sells these high-quality, premium products through direct trading with these smallholder … Continued

$8.00 – $24.00

A Peek Inside the Deli Kitchen: Butcher’s Monthly on the Grill

Virtual via Zoom Link will be sent after registration

Butcher’s Monthly is a collaboration between Zingerman’s Deli and Marrow Detroit and includes locally sourced and butchered meats, charcuterie and sausages plus curated pantry staples and signature specialties from the Deli—in other words, a big box of food with really big flavor to bring joy to your grill and your kitchen. Join Deli Chef Rodger Bowser for a … Continued

$15.00

A Peek Inside the Deli Kitchen: Cooking with Scraps

Virtual via Zoom Link will be sent after registration

June 1st, 2021 marks the 1-year anniversary of the City of Ann Arbor's plan to achieve a just transition to community-wide carbon neutrality, known as A2ZERO. One of the ways we're participating in their week-long celebration of events is by hosting this virtual cooking demo!  Join us for a Peek Inside the Deli Kitchen where … Continued

$8.00 – $30.00

Perfectly Paired: Tomato and Cheese Dinner

Virtual via Zoom Link will be sent after registration

Tomato season is fleeting in Michigan–and August is the perfect time to dig into some fresh off the vine varieties. In this virtual Perfectly Paired event, Deli Event Coordinator and American Cheese Society Certified Cheese Professional Tessie Ives-Wilson will be joined by Tammie Gilfoyle of Tamchop Farm to taste our way through a dinner menu featuring 5 … Continued

$8.00 – $40.00

Bar 101: Bitters with Hella Cocktail Co.

Zingerman's Greyline 100 N. Ashley St, Ann Arbor, MI

We are excited to make a triumphant return to in person learning and tasting events and have something extra special planned for you! Join us at Zingerman's Greyline for dinner and drinks with Hella Cocktail Co., who has a mission to "equip you with knowledge and comfort in your own mixology journey". In this Bar … Continued

$60.00

Deli on Demand: Paella with Chef Rodger

Virtual via Zoom Link will be sent after registration

A Paella Party on demand! Purchase a video cooking demo or add a paella kit with all the fixings for a lush pan of paella and follow along as Chef Rodger walks you through the steps. Chef and Managing Partner of Zingerman’s Delicatessen, Rodger Bowser, is passionate about paella. In Rodger’s own words: “The thing … Continued

$5.00 – $90.00