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Judi Barsness

Lutsen, MN
North House Folk School photo of instructor, Judi Barsness

Judi Barsness is the Executive Chef of the former highly acclaimed Chez Jude Restaurant in Grand Marais, MN. Chez Jude's menus reflected her commitment to the freshest offerings of the Minnesota seasons, organic, locally grown, harvested, wild-caught, handcrafted ingredients. Chef Barsness still defines what she does as "Minnsine - Contemporary Minnesota Cuisine." A second generation Chef, Judi learned her passion for cooking and baking growing up in her mother's French kitchen. She has served an internship at Alice Water’s Chez Panisse in Berkeley CA. and studied at the Culinary Institute of America, Greystone, St. Helena, CA. and the National Baking Center, Minneapolis, MN. Chef Judi Barsness is currently teaching cooking classes at North House Folk School, Grand Marais, Mn. and is a Chef Mentor for the Cook County High School Culinary Arts Program.

Current Courses Offered by Judi Barsness

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Cooking with the Seasons Online Course

Join long-time North House instructor Judi Barsness from the comfort of your own kitchen to learn new cooking skills and prepare a delicious meal as she brings her popular Cooking with the Seasons courses to the online format. Each session will feature the step-by-step preparation of an entree and accompaniment,…
Sat, Oct 24th, 2020
Instructor: Judi Barsness
Sat, Nov 14th, 2020
Instructor: Judi Barsness

Past Courses Offered by Judi Barsness

Cooking with the Seasons: Dinner on the Harbor