News & Events

  • 27
  • Oct2017

A Note From The Executive Chef October 2017

A Note From The Executive Chef October 2017
Happy Halloween everyone! I wanted to kick off this month’s newsletter with a big “thank you” to everyone that was involved with our ACI Family Day and 5k Fun-run at our October 14th open house.  It was a wonderful event.  Whether you showed up to work, play, run, or eat, we appreciate everyone that took the

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  • 17
  • Oct2017

Tribute to Mary Elaine’s a Special Dinner Event

Tribute to Mary Elaine’s a Special Dinner Event
Do you remember Mary Elaine's at the Phoenician Resort? The Mobil 5 star rated restaurant. Did you know that 2 instructors at Arizona Culinary Institute worked there? Arizona Culinary Institutes Executive Chef Christopher Wolf, and James Baker both worked there under great Chefs Alex Stratta and Bradford Thompson. Well on Saturday November 18, 2017 Chef Wolf

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  • 25
  • Sep2017

A Note from the Executive Chef October 2017

A Note from the Executive Chef October 2017
Hello everyone! I hope the Fall season is treating you all well. I’ve certainly noticed a difference in the temperatures of the kitchens around the school, and I hope you’re feeling it in your kitchens too! I wanted to extend a quick welcome to the upcoming AM and PM classes starting on Monday, October 2nd. We

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  • 15
  • Sep2017

ACI Family Fun Day October 14, 2017

ACI Family Fun Day October 14, 2017
Come join Arizona Culinary Institute on Saturday October 14, 2017 for our 3rd annual Family Fun Day. We will be having the Annual Chef Glenn Humphrey Memorial Fun Run, Open House, Food Drive, Bake Sale and Barbecue Lunch. There will be plenty to do for the whole family, food, bounce house, face painting, cotton candy, popcorn

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  • 13
  • Sep2017

Wine Flight School A Taste of Japan 9/28/2017

Wine Flight School A Taste of Japan 9/28/2017
Join Arizona Culinary Institute for our Wine Flight Class ” A Taste of Japan” 5 amazing tasting courses with wines from Japan. Presented by Chef James West and the students of Arizona Culinary Institute. Thursday September 28, 2017 One seating at 6:30 Prompt $55 per person Includes tax and gratuity.

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  • 22
  • Aug2017

A Note from the Executive Chef

A Note from the Executive Chef
It never fails: every time I can see Fall on the horizon, I feel like my “to-do” list here at the school starts to get bigger and bigger. Well, this year seems no different. Why? Check it out: We just had a new Day-time Basics class begin this week and we are very excited to have

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  • 08
  • Aug2017

Wine Flight School – A Taste of Germany

Wine Flight School – A Taste of Germany
Join Arizona Culinary Institute for our Wine Flight Class ” A Taste of Germany” 5 amazing tasting courses with wines from Austria and Germany. Presented by Chef Robert Wilson and the students of Arizona Culinary Institute. Thursday August 31, 2017 One seating at 6:30 Prompt $55 per person Includes tax and gratuity.

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  • 31
  • Jul2017

A note from The Executive Chef August 2017

A note from The Executive Chef August 2017
Happy July everyone! We are back from our Summer break and I wanted to take a moment to welcome our newest students on campus: on Monday, July 10th we started a new Day-class and a new Night-class, with 11 students in each class. Myself and Chef Maccherola are lucky to be the ones teaching their Basic’s

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  • 28
  • Jun2017

A note from ACI’s Executive Chef July 2017

A note from ACI’s Executive Chef July 2017
  From the Executive Chef Happy heatwave everybody! I hope this letter finds you in good spirits, and that everyone is managing this lovely Arizona summer as well as possible. Here at the school we are getting ready for our week-long-summer-shut-down so that our students can have a nice week off. The offices will remain open

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  • 01
  • Jun2017

Graduation June 2, 2017

Graduation June 2, 2017
Congratulations to all the ACI Students who will be graduating on Friday  June 2, 2017  

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