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YUMMY Holiday Decorating Classes and Uncle Jumbo!

Posted in Downtown Market, Events, News

We are pleased to offer YUMMY Holiday Decorating Classes for you and your little ones this season!


HOLIDAY GINGERBREAD DECORATING: We will decorate gingerbread houses, holiday cookies and make some fun holiday crafts! Kids will also be able to enjoy a YUMMY item from our kid’s brunch menu in MKT BAR after the class. We will have hot cocoa, holiday music and even read fun International holiday stories to all our guests!

December 7th, 14th & 21st, 11 AM – 12:30 PM


ADULT ‘BIG KID’ NIGHT DECORATING CLASSES: Enjoy festive wine and charcuterie plates while decorating gingerbread houses, holiday cookies and making some fun holiday crafts!

December 8th, 5 PM



Children’s songs and dance-alongs focused on:  Joy • Connection • Mindfulness • Wellness


HOLIDAY KICKBACK – Chill holiday party, Santa and Mrs. Claus guest appearances, holiday craft, cookie decorating, balloon artist, face painters, breakfast YUM!

December 7th, 9 AM – 11 AM

Find out more at:  HELLOUNCLEJUMBO.COM


$50 per Class

For more information and to Register e-mail us at YUMMY@PHOENICIAFOODS.COM

Minimum age requirement for kid classes is 3 years old.  All classes will be held at our Downtown Market at 1001 Austin St. 


YUMMY! Finger Baklava

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  • Rolled up YUMMY Goodness in the form of Finger Baklava made daily at Phoenicia Specialty Foods!

Kids’ Summer YUM Classes!

Posted in Downtown Market, Events, MKT BAR, News

We are pleased to offer summer classes for your little chefs!

Class 1 – The Eiffel Flour

Our class will be making a delicious French Baguette from scratch, along with éclairs and some lovely tarts. We will also decorate Eiffel tower cookies…YUM! This is a hands-on class and our young Parisian bakers will come away with great cooking skills and YUMMY snacks! We will finish our class in the MKT BAR with YUMMY, house-made baguette sandwiches, chips and cartoons!                      June 22nd | July 20th

Class 2 – Extra Dough!

Bake some happiness with us! In this bread class we will be making a bread loaf from scratch  and braid up some Challah and pretzels! We will also make sweet and savory empanadas then we will finish up the class with cupcakes – hey that is bread too! The class will finish in MKT BAR with kids munching on the delicious empanadas they made! Kids will go home with several warm loaves of bread and decorated cupcakes to share!  June 29th | July 27th

Class 3 – I Spy a Pie

We will focus on pies; sweet and savory in this class. Kids will make a pie dough from scratch for a savory chicken or veggie pot pie and sweet mini pies! They will learn to measure ingredients, roll dough, and different pastry techniques to make a perfect pie crust. After class we will eat our YUMMY goodies in the MKT BAR with some snacks and a beverage of your choice. The little chefs will take home (2) sweet pies to share with their family!  July 6th | August 3rd

Class 4 – Batter Up

Be the chef of the party and learn to make a cake and frosting from scratch and how to churn  ice cream. Our chefs will be teaching the kids to make a YUMMY batter for a cake that  they will decorate and how to churn their favorite flavors into smooth creamy ice cream! After class we will enjoy cartoons and brunch in the MKT BAR!  July 13th | August 10th

$55 per Class or 4-Pack for $50 ea.

For more information and to Register e-mail us at YUMMY@PHOENICIAFOODS.COM

Minimum age requirement for students is 3 years old.  All classes will be held from 10 am to noon at our Downtown Market at 1001 Austin St. 

YUMMY! Spring Offerings

Posted in Downtown Market, News, Westheimer Market

Hop into Spring at Phoenicia with special seasonal offerings! Choose from large Dark Chocolate Eggs imported from Italy, imported Easter egg dyes, Panettone, festive chocolates and candies, Rose’ wines from around the globe to prime cuts of lamb and roasts for traditional Easter season cooking. Our catering department is also up to the task in providing for your holiday and family gatherings. Give us a call at 832.360.2222 or email for more info on premium catering.


Your Spring-time YUMMY! Crew