Group Activities

CULINARY ACTIVITIES

CULINARY ACTIVITIES

A variety of unique interactive culinary activities in which food and wine dish up a local food culture experience.

A variety of unique interactive culinary activities in which food and wine dish up a local food culture experience.

Too Many Cooks

3 Hours

Our popular ‘Too Many Cooks’, cooking activity is an informal hands-on team experience. The goal is to prepare a delicious meal together as a team. Cooking is a playground for building deeper relationships with your team. A promise from Tall Order a ton of fun, engaging and collaborative. We kick off the cooking program with a food-related ice-breaker that serves up much laughter and energy. Who knew that someone drove a motorcycle or danced the tango? If you’re a novice cook or a fearless gourmet, the preparation of a meal requires both collaboration, communication and a healthy dose of humour.

6 – 150 Participants

culinary activities - too many cooks
culinary activities - too many cooks

Too Many Cooks

3 Hours

Our popular ‘Too Many Cooks’, cooking activity is an informal hands-on team experience. The goal is to prepare a delicious meal together as a team. Cooking is a playground for building deeper relationships with your team. A promise from Tall Order a ton of fun, engaging and collaborative. We kick off the cooking program with a food-related ice-breaker that serves up much laughter and energy. Who knew that someone drove a motorcycle or danced the tango? If you’re a novice cook or a fearless gourmet, the preparation of a meal requires both collaboration, communication and a healthy dose of humour.

6 – 150 Participants

culinary activities - iron master of pasta

Iron Masters of Pasta

3 Hours

If you’ve never made homemade pasta now’s the time for your team to master three simple ingredients. Eggs, Flour and Olive Oil. A test for patience, strength and team spirit. What’s pasta without the Sauce, Caesar and Dessert? All teams are judged for best presentation, taste and team spirit!

6 – 300+ Participants

Westcoast Kitchen Party

3 Hours

Westcoast cuisine is a playground for all local diverse ingredients. This cooking adventure is a combination of catering by Tall Order and bite-size hands-on cooking by your team. The combination of casual cooking, conversing, and relaxing is the best of both worlds.

20 – 150 Participants

culinary activities - westcoast cooking party
culinary activities - westcoast cooking party

Westcoast Kitchen Party

3 Hours

Westcoast cuisine is a playground for all local diverse ingredients. This cooking adventure is a combination of catering by Tall Order and bite-size hands-on cooking by your team. The combination of casual cooking, conversing, and relaxing is the best of both worlds.

20 – 150 Participants

culinary activities - ultimate cocktail & tapas

The Ultimate Cocktail and Tapas

2.5 Hours

Join our Mixologist and Chef to share in the creation of the perfect cocktail paired with seasonal local tapas. A hands-on cooking activity that promises time for socializing and relaxing A divine experience, guaranteed. We promise you’ll leave with an armful of recipes!

25 – 45 Participants

Wine and Cheese Pairing

2.5 Hours

Our expert Sommelier and Cheese Monger will host the evening of Tasting and pairing select BC Wines and Artisan Cheeses. Taste a Blue with a Cabernet Sauvignon. A creamy Cambozola with a Chardonnay or the best of Chevre paired with Pellegrino. A casual culinary experience.

20 – 40 Participants

Wine and Cheese2
Wine and Cheese2

Wine and Cheese Pairing

2.5 Hours

Our expert Sommelier and Cheese Monger will host the evening of Tasting and pairing select BC Wines and Artisan Cheeses. Taste a Blue with a Cabernet Sauvignon. A creamy Cambozola with a Chardonnay or the best of Chevre paired with Pellegrino. A casual culinary experience.

20 – 40 Participants

culinary activities - virtually chocolate

Virtually Chocolate

2.5 Hours

Have you event cooked a meal with the secret ingredient ‘chocolate’ in almost every recipe? Now’s your chance to cook, with our Chief Chocolatier, a meal from heaven. It’s worth the calories we guarantee. Here’s what you’ll cook: black bean mole chilli squeezed lime and cilantro, charred cauliflower and Shishido peppers Picado sauce, cucumber salad sprinkled with chocolate sea salt, mango salsa, white chocolate baba ghanoush corn chips and death by chocolate truffles. Ravishing!

25 – 40 Participants

Fitness and Foodie Boot Camp

2.5 Hours

Our Foodie Fitness Trainer will motivate your team in an energetic circuit cooking frenzy, where one stop along the way requires EXTRA effort. In four teams, each will have ten minutes at each of four stations. All the physical endurance is seen at the Foodie Fitness station, whereby one can see their peers working hard on their Coconut bicep curls and Butternut Squash squats. Other stations include Mango Salsa, Vegetable Kebabs, Savoury Dips, and Chocolate treats. What a riot!

30+ Participants

culinary activities - kitchen fitness
culinary activities - kitchen fitness

Fitness and Foodie Boot Camp

2.5 Hours

Our Foodie Fitness Trainer will motivate your team in an energetic circuit cooking frenzy, where one stop along the way requires EXTRA effort. In four teams, each will have ten minutes at each of four stations. All the physical endurance is seen at the Foodie Fitness station, whereby one can see their peers working hard on their Coconut bicep curls and Butternut Squash squats. Other stations include Mango Salsa, Vegetable Kebabs, Savoury Dips, and Chocolate treats. What a riot!

30+ Participants

OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES

Getting outdoors in the spring and summer offers a multitude of creative food activities. Always fun, social, and energetic. It’s always a relief to get out of the office and connect with your peers mountainside or seaside, and preferably, near a BBQ. The world outside is your oyster!

‘Meat You’ at the BBQ

3 Hours

There’s nothing closer to one’s heart than the smell of smoke on the meat grilled on the BBQ. Each corporate team is supplied with similar ingredients to hustle a signature style BBQ meal to contribute to the rest of the group. A sneak peek at the ingredients includes assorted meats, duck fat, and spices for rubs. Add to that, Fruit, Cabbage, Veggies, Potatoes and Granola. Before the time is up you must sing a signature theme song to the whole group. A finger licking good experience.

20+ Participants

‘Meat You’ at the BBQ2
‘Meat You’ at the BBQ2

‘Meat You’ at the BBQ

3 Hours

There’s nothing closer to one’s heart than the smell of smoke on the meat grilled on the BBQ. Each corporate team is supplied with similar ingredients to hustle a signature style BBQ meal to contribute to the rest of the group. A sneak peek at the ingredients includes assorted meats, duck fat, and spices for rubs. Add to that, Fruit, Cabbage, Veggies, Potatoes and Granola. Before the time is up you must sing a signature theme song to the whole group. A finger licking good experience.

20+ Participants

outdoor activities - chili & cowboys

Chilli and Cowboys

3 Hours

Meet up in the barn, farm, park or parking lot. Grab some bug juice and your cowboy hat and get into the cowboy mood. With country music playing, you’ll split up into teams to cook up the best Chili ever! Each group will compete for best tasting, best looking and best dancing for the Cowboy Cup! No Chili meal is good enough without a chunk of cornbread, BBQ Peppers and a slice of pie.

40+ Participants

COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES

Cooking together sustainable and local meals for community is a chance to team build for a united cause. An opportunity to build ovens, harvest for others and participate in an activity with your teams. Some of the community culinary programs are first time experiences, which are not only educational but also satisfying.

Build and Donate a Pizza Oven

8 Hours

How do you turn a pile of earth, mud, straw, and bricks into a wood-fired pizza oven in a matter of a day? Embark on a community and sustainable project that will fire up your team. Starting with baked scones and coffee, our cobb oven specialists will share their skills building a wood-fired cob oven. Activities include garden field harvesting, planting and cob building. Finish off with a BBQ treat and fruit crisp. *2019-Donation to UBC Farms

25+ Participants

community activity - building a pizza oven
community activity - building a pizza oven

Build and Donate a Pizza Oven

8 Hours

How do you turn a pile of earth, mud, straw, and bricks into a wood-fired pizza oven in a matter of a day? Embark on a community and sustainable project that will fire up your team. Starting with baked scones and coffee, our cobb oven specialists will share their skills building a wood-fired cob oven. Activities include garden field harvesting, planting and cob building. Finish off with a BBQ treat and fruit crisp. *2019-Donation to UBC Farms

25+ Participants