Khampaeng's Background

Khampaeng Panyathong is a Seattle native and graduate from the Culinary Academy at North Seattle.Khampaeng Panyathong - Continuing Education at Seattle Central College

He is a first generation Laotian-American with an abundance of restaurant operating and opening experience and has a well-rounded knowledge of cooking styles tailor-made for Seattle’s current economic climate.

In addition to being an experienced and respected chef in the Seattle area, Khampaeng has also mastered the art of Chinese hand pulled noodles, runs a small family-owned sausage business.

Khampaeng's Teaching Style & Approach

As an instructor, Khampaeng is focused on professional cooks eager to get into the thick of things at any restaurant, and maximizing the potential of home cooks who are seeking ways to share their gifts with the community.

He prides himself on his ability to give his students a voice through food in whatever way comes natural to them, with the utmost patience.

Khampaeng's Classes