We're creating economically independent families on Maryland's Eastern Shore.

Job training, cooking classes, life skills development, and support for local farmers...
We're cooking up something amazing!


Locally sourced food for your next event!

Shore Gourmet

Fresh, local meals for dine-in or carry-out.


Large & small spaces for a fabulous event!


Resources to launch or grow your business.


Caroline Culinary Arts is the hub of culinary education and food-centered economic development on the Eastern Shore of Maryland. Chesapeake Culinary Center provides cooking classes, culinary job skills training, and incubator-style resources and support (including a community kitchen!) for farmers and food-based businesses. Shore Gourmet provides culinary training by offering fresh, local meals for dine-in and carry-out to the general public. The Caroline Schoolhouse is home to it all, as well as housing the Caroline County Public Schools culinary arts and catering programs.


The perfect gift to celebrate your Maryland pride!