Best Day Adventures Culinary - Ayelet Tours, Ltd.


A virtually delicious cooking demo
featuring renowned European Chef,
Denise Philips
Session hosted by BDA Tour Leader Bill Cartiff

Sunday, January 24th 12:30pm ET / 9:30am PT


Join us on Zoom for a live Portuguese cooking demo and breakout social featuring Denise Phillips, one of Europe’s leading Jewish Chefs. Our dish-of-the-day is Pastéis de Nata – a scrumptious Portuguese egg & custard tart that is easy to make and so delicious to eat!! After the cooking class & demo (approx. 40-minutes) we’ll break out into smaller groups for a chance to get connected with old and new friends.


  • Featuring Live cooking lesson, and post-lesson Breakout Social
  • Program Cost: $18
  • Hosted/moderated by Bill Cartiff of Best-Day Adventures
  • The session will be recorded and will be made available to all registrants following the program (to help next time you want to make a Pasteis!)
  • Free copy of the recipe for Pastéis de Nata provided
  • Session size is limited to enhance enjoyment– register now!

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Price: $ 18.00

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Presenter Details:

Denise Phillips:

Denise Phillips is one of Europe’s leading Jewish chefs and the author of seven popular cookbooks, numerous newspaper columns and her own cooking school: Her specialty is modern Jewish cooking with a twist and she has currently adapted her programs for the Covid era with regular facebook live classes and one-on-one Zoom lessons. For the past 16 years Denise has also used cooking for matchmaking – her concept brings Jewish singles of all ages together via cooking classes and has proved to be an excellent way of networking and meeting new people!

Bill Cartiff:

For over 25 years, Bill has dedicated himself to leading travel, following his passion and living by the adage that “Not all who wander, are lost”. He has led thousands of single Jewish travelers to over 60 countries around the globe, and has partnered exclusively with Ayelet Tours since 2013. As “BDA” continues to grow, Bill never underestimates the meaning and power of helping people explore the world. He is committed to providing a carefree travel experience with personalized attention, action-packed itineraries, a warm & welcoming environment and meaningful memories meant to last a lifetime.

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Registration Form:

Price: $ 18.00

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