Learn the art of cooking

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) If you enjoy the art of cooking or are looking to learn, the Spartan Culinary Classroom is a great place to start! It offers many unique and fun classes for those looking to whip up a dish or learn a new skill. Chef Char Morse from the Spartan Nash Culinary Classroom joins us in studio to demonstrate some of her skills.

You can learn some skills of your own with a contest we’re running right now! Register to win a Spartan Nash Culinary Classroom Experience! The event is on Thursday, March 20, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. There are ten winners, and each winner can bring a guest. The prize packages are worth $80 each. Click here to win!

Hula Girl Punch

Family-Friendly Punch Bowl Version:


  • 6 cups ice
  • 4 cups pineapple juice
  • 4 cups coconut juice
  • 1 container (33.8 ounces) guava nectar juice
  • 1 bag (16 ounces) frozen strawberries
  • 2 cups club soda 


Add all ingredients in a punch bowl, stir and serve with fun glasses, drink umbrellas and colorful staws.

Over 21 Hula Girl:


  • 10 ounces Hula Girl punch (from above)
  • 2 ounces Malibu Coconut Rum 


Add punch and coconut rum in a blender.  Run blender on high until drink is smooth.  Pour into a cocktail glass and decorate with umbrellas, colorful straws and a strawberry sliced and placed on the lip of the glass for garnish.

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