The Jets and the Institute of Culinary Education (ICE) announced today that Chase Sapphire Preferred has become the title partner of the recently formed Official New York Jets Cooking School. The Jets and ICE announced the new partnership last month.
This season, the Official New York Jets Cooking School—Tailgating Division is offering participants an exclusive series of hands-on cooking classes, designed to take their culinary skills and tailgating technique to the next level. In addition, fans will have the unique chance to tour the stadium, gain field access and meet their favorite Jets players.
Five other presenting partners have teamed up with the new cooking school: Banville & Jones Wine Merchants, Kingsford Charcoal, Premio Foods, Rums of Puerto Rico, and Wüsthof. Each of these partners will bring elements to enhance and elevate the experience of class attendees. Each participant will receive complimentary Wüsthof Classic 6" cooks and 3" paring knives, valued at over $190.
Jets and ICE will kick things off with five events in 2013:
Sept. 21 at MetLife Stadium — "Jets Grilling Boot Camp"
Oct. 7 at ICE — "NY Steakhouse Classics with a Jets Twist"
Oct. 14 at ICE — "Flavor Touchdown! Cooking with Bourbon and Beer"
Nov. 2 at MetLife Stadium — "Jets Fans Tailgate Favorites"
Dec. 2 at ICE — "Cooking Jets Player Favorites"
For more information, visit ice.edu/jets.
The Institute of Culinary Education (ICE) is New York City's award-winning center for culinary education. Founded in 1975, the school offers highly regarded 8 to 13 month career training programs in Culinary Arts, Pastry & Baking Arts, Culinary Management and Hospitality Management. ICE also runs the largest School of Recreational Cooking in the nation. This year ICE won the award for "Best Cooking School" from the International Association of Culinary Professionals, and is also an ACCSC School of Distinction honor. More information can be found at ice.edu. The 45,000 sq. ft. school is located at 50 W. 23rd St. in Manhattan. Follow ICE on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Instagram @iceculinary.
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