Digest bites and knowledge at the new Food for Thought cooking demo series at Hearth ’61 inside Mountain Shadows Resort Scottsdale. Be entertained and educated by renowned Executive Chef Charles Wiley, a veteran of the Valley culinary scene who has seen its evolution from budding to bountiful. Held one Saturday afternoon every month from 3-4pm, each event is perfectly suited to the season, featuring of-the-moment ingredients and flavors. Enjoy an intimate setting in the private dining room of Hearth ’61 as Chef Wiley shows you how to prepare a beautiful dish, with a recipe to take and test in your home kitchen. Savor a taste of the featured dish along with two beautiful glasses of paired wine. Upcoming classes include Healthy Eating in the New Year on Jan. 18, The Perfect Valentine’s Day Dish to Make for your Sweetheart on Feb. 8, and Springtime Eats on March 14. Tickets are $36 and can be purchased at mountainshadows.com.