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Loza Group Cooking Classes

Cooking has always been a social activity that brings people together through the shared experience of creating and enjoying food. In  New York City, finding time to connect with others can be challenging. This is where group cooking classes come in, offering a unique opportunity to slow down, learn new culinary skills, and bond with friends, family, or colleagues over a delicious meal. Leading the way in these experiences is Živko Radojčić, a renowned private chef whose expertise and passion for food make every class an unforgettable journey into the world of cooking.

Why Choose Loza Group Cooking Classes?

Group cooking classes are more than just a fun way to spend an afternoon or evening. They provide numerous benefits that go beyond the kitchen:

  1. Team Building: Group cooking classes are an excellent team-building activity for businesses. They encourage communication, collaboration, and problem-solving as participants work together to create a meal.
  2. Social Connection: Whether you’re looking to deepen existing friendships or make new ones, cooking classes provide a relaxed and enjoyable environment to connect with others.
  3. Learning New Skills: From mastering basic techniques to exploring exotic cuisines, cooking classes cater to all skill levels, offering valuable knowledge that participants can take home and use in their kitchens.
  4. Stress Relief: Cooking can be a therapeutic activity, helping relieve stress and promote mindfulness as you focus on the task.
  5. Cultural Exploration: Through food, you can explore different cultures and traditions, broadening your culinary horizons and appreciation for diverse cuisines.


Meet Živko Radojčić

At the heart of these group cooking classes is Živko Radojčić, a private chef with a rich culinary background and a passion for teaching. Born and raised in Serbia, Živko’s love for cooking was nurtured from a young age, inspired by the flavors and traditions of his homeland. After honing his skills in some of Europe’s top kitchens, Živko moved to New York City, where he quickly made a name for himself in the culinary scene.

With years of experience as a private chef, Živko brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to his cooking classes. His teaching style is warm, engaging, and accessible, making even the most complex recipes feel manageable. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced home cook, Živko’s classes offer something for everyone.

What to Expect from a Group Cooking Class with Loza  

A Welcoming Atmosphere

From the moment you step into the kitchen, you’ll be greeted with a warm welcome and a sense of camaraderie. Živko believes that cooking should be a joyful and inclusive experience, and he goes out of his way to create a positive and supportive environment for all participants.

Hands-On Learning

In Živko’s classes, you won’t just watch a demonstration—you’ll get your hands dirty! Each class is designed to be interactive and hands-on, giving you the opportunity to practice new techniques and recipes under the guidance of a skilled chef. You’ll work in small groups, ensuring that everyone gets personalized attention and support.

Diverse and Exciting Menus

One of the highlights of Živko’s classes is the variety of menus on offer. From traditional Serbian dishes to contemporary New York favorites, there’s always something new and exciting to learn. Each class is carefully planned to showcase different cuisines and cooking styles, helping you expand your culinary repertoire.

High-Quality Ingredients

Živko is passionate about using the best ingredients in his cooking, and his classes are no exception. You’ll have the opportunity to work with fresh, high-quality produce, meats, and seafood, elevating the flavor and quality of the dishes you create.

Fun and Engaging Experience

Cooking with Živko is not just educational—it’s also a lot of fun! His classes are filled with laughter, stories, and plenty of tasting opportunities. By the end of the class, you’ll not only have learned new skills but also have created lasting memories with your fellow participants.

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Popular Classes Offered by Chef Živko Radojčić

Serbian Feast

Dive into the rich and hearty flavors of Serbian cuisine with this popular class. You’ll learn how to prepare traditional dishes like ćevapi (grilled meat sausages), sarma (stuffed cabbage rolls), and ajvar (roasted red pepper spread). Živko will share stories and tips from his homeland, giving you a deeper appreciation for Serbian food and culture.

New York Brunch

New York is famous for its brunch culture, and in this class, you’ll learn how to recreate some of the city’s favorite brunch dishes at home. From perfectly poached eggs and avocado toast to fluffy pancakes and homemade bagels, you’ll discover the secrets to a delicious and satisfying brunch.

Mediterranean Delights

Explore the fresh and vibrant flavors of the Mediterranean with this hands-on class. You’ll learn how to make dishes like hummus, falafel, tabbouleh, and grilled fish, using fresh herbs and spices to create authentic and delicious Mediterranean meals.

Pasta Perfection

If you’ve ever wanted to learn the art of making pasta from scratch, this is the class for you. Živko will guide you through the process of making and shaping different types of pasta, from silky spaghetti to delicate ravioli. You’ll also learn how to prepare classic sauces to complement your homemade pasta.

Private Group Cooking Classes

In addition to scheduled classes, Živko also offers private group cooking classes, perfect for special occasions, corporate events, or simply a fun night out with friends. These custom classes can be tailored to your interests and dietary preferences, ensuring a unique and personalized experience.


Book Your Class Today

Ready to embark on a culinary adventure with Chef Živko Radojčić? Booking a group cooking class is easy and convenient. Simply visit Živko’s website, browse the available classes, and contact Živko directly. Classes are held at various locations throughout New York City, making it easy to find one that’s convenient for you.

In conclusion, NYC group cooking classes with Chef Živko Radojčić offer an unparalleled opportunity to learn new skills, connect with others, and enjoy delicious food in a fun and engaging environment. Whether you’re a novice cook or a seasoned foodie, these classes are sure to inspire and delight. So gather your friends, family, or colleagues and get ready to cook up some unforgettable memories with Živko!


Work with an award-winning chef

Our private chef Zivko Radojcic is an Award-winning chef with extensive professional background & knowledge. He will create an exquisite menu tailored to your exact preferences using fresh and seasonal ingredients from local farms. His execution delivers bold flavors into your plate that you will get to experience after the first bite.


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