DORSET -Bill Allen, Barrows House Chef Exceptionale, will be offering classes in making fresh pasta.

The class - which will take place on Monday, Sept. 24, from 6 to 8 p.m. - will teach participants how to make and shape several varieties of fresh pasta. The class is geared toward beginner and intermediate cooks.

In addition to making pasta, participants will also have the opportunity to taste Allen's sauces and the recipes for both the pastas and the sauces will be made available for participants to take home with them.

The class will be kept small and a different class will be offered each fourth Monday of the month.

The fee for the pasta cooking class is $95. To reserve a space, call the Barrows House at 867-4064.