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Book, Cook, Wine & Dine at Glen Gordon Manor

There’s always a reason to enjoy wonderful food, but the holiday season is one of the best times of the year to cook, savor, and delight your friends and family with your culinary prowess! Brush up on your techniques and learn from the best with a cooking class in Northern Virginia at Glen Gordon Manor with world-renowned Chef Dayn Smith. With the ideal instructor, enough wine to go around, and the freshest ingredients, you’ve got the perfect recipe for a cooking experience like no other.

Students in a cooking class in Northern Virginia

The Ultimate Food Connoisseur’s Experience

All the details have already been planned with the Epicurean Package, a culinary enthusiast’s delight! Whether you’re a beginner or a pro in the kitchen, you’ll learn something new during this fun experience at the Manor. Savor the season with an hour in the kitchen learning the art of the meal from expert Chef Dayn Smith. You’ll share a bottle of wine while you sample fine cheeses, then join us in the dining room to indulge in five courses of bliss. To top it all off, you’ll receive a keepsake Glen Gordon Manor logo apron to use while putting your skills to the test at home!

Chef Dayn Smith ar Glen Gordon Manor

About Your Chef

Resident celebrity Chef Dayn Smith has been dedicated to the art of world-class cooking since age eleven. His impressive resume includes attending Hyde Park’s Culinary Institute of America, serving as executive chef at multiple renowned restaurants throughout the country, being featured in numerous publications and TV shows, and even winning gold and silver medals in competitions around the world! With unmatched talent and passion, he is an absolute expert at creating memorable dishes for every guest, and he warmly invites guests like you into the kitchen for classes through this immersive experience.

Fine dining cuisine in Northern VA

The Romantic Houndstooth Restaurant

After you’re finished in the kitchen, or if you just have an appreciation for good food, take a seat in our dining room and let us have the pleasure of serving you! A getaway to Virginia isn’t complete until you have relished every course at the Houndstooth Restaurant. With delectable dishes crafted with the highest quality local ingredients, an extensive wine list, and gracious hospitality, you will feel right at home.

Luxury room at our Northern VA bed and breakfast

Luxurious Accommodations

When your day of wining, dining, and creating is done, retire to your beautiful guest room and sleep soundly, surrounded by the modern amenities you want and the gorgeous details you’ll appreciate. Every room is stunningly unique, so choose your favorite, book your food lover’s experience, and come indulge in the best of Shenandoah Valley before the busy holiday season begins.

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