Capital City Grocery Hosts Valentine’s Day Cooking Class

Raleigh, NC, February 05, 2008 --( Sue Weems, vice president of Capital City Grocery (, has announced that the store will host a Valentine’s Day cooking class on Thursday, Feb. 7 from 6-8 p.m., led by personal chef Pamela Clark of Thyme Savor, who will teach creative ideas for cooking products available at Capital City Grocery. The inaugural class will provide instruction on how to prepare gourmet recipes such as sopressata sausage and asparagus with mustard vinaigrette, eggplant stuffed with garlic and cheeses, lamb shanks braised in wine and fresh herbs, salad greens with dried berries, caramelized walnuts and creamy avocado dressing and chocolate pancakes. Guests will be able to enjoy the food they have prepared as well as learn the appropriate beverages to pair with their cuisine. The cost is $35 per person. To register for the class, inquire at Capital City Grocery’s coffee bar or call (919) 833-7096.

“We are excited to host this Valentine’s Day cooking class for our customers,” said Ed Weems, president of Capital City Grocery. “The class will be a great opportunity for guests to learn about how to prepare gourmet recipes from the comfort of their home for their Valentine this year.”

About Capital City Grocery:
Capital City Grocery is located at 10 W. Franklin St. in Seaboard Station near Peace College in Raleigh, N.C. The store offers a complete grocery selection along with locally grown organic produce, certified Angus beef, 325 varieties of wine, a vast selection of artisan beers, a gourmet carry-out deli, as well as hot and cold food bars and fresh sushi daily. The meat and seafood team brings more than 40 years of experience to provide customers the best in custom cuts and special orders. Large indoor and outdoor seating areas are the perfect place to enjoy a cup of Capital City Grocery’s custom-blend coffee or another beverage from their extensive coffee bar menu. The store also has an on-premise license so customers can enjoy a cold beer or a glass of wine while they shop or relax on the porch. Capital City Grocery aims to make grocery shopping an easy task — allowing customers to e-mail, fax or hand-deliver their grocery list so the Capital City Grocery team can shop for them. Their professionally staffed and fully-equipped kitchen is prepared to cater any event. For more information on Capital City Grocery please call (919) 833-7096 or visit

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