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Paris Cooking Class: Learn How to Make Croissants provided by Le Foodist

Paris Cooking Class: Learn How to Make Croissants

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While most visitors to Paris get to taste an authentic croissant, very few get to learn how they’re made. Go behind the scenes with a small-group croissant-making class in the heart of the city. Your instructor not only provides the small group with refreshments and a hands-on lesson, but offers little-known tips for getting deliciously flaky results every time. Leave with a box of croissants and arsenal of recipes.
  • Small group sizes ensures a personal experience
  • Instructor offers inside tips and hands-on guidance
  • Take home fresh croissants and recipes
  • Coffee, tea, and juice provided
Important Information
  • Use of required equipment and attire
  • Takeaway box of 5 to 6 croissants
  • Coffee, tea or fruit juice
  • Electronic copy of English recipes
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum age is 12 years for this tour
  • No unaccompanied children accepted
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
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erikacb9 wrote a review Mar 2020
Long Island, New York4 contributions
My daughter and I took a mother-daughter trip to Paris. We thought learning how to bake croissants in Paris would be a memorable activity and was it ever!! This class was so exciting and very informative!! My daughter and I really enjoyed learning how to make croissants with
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Date of experience: February 2020
Denimgyrl 51 wrote a review Mar 2020
3 contributions
Our very first stop in Paris was the croissant class at Le Foodist ! This was a very exciting class ! Our teacher, Guillermo was fantastic! This is a hands on class in every way. We measured, we mixed, we shaped and we ate!! I highly recommend it !
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Date of experience: March 2020
Kaylieg123 wrote a review Mar 2020
5 contributions
We did the morning croissants class with Guillame on our recent trip. The class was amazing and very informative! We gained so much knowledge and respect for those who make these pastries every day! Guillame was very fun and made the class exciting! We got to take home the
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Date of experience: March 2020
cdohrmann17 wrote a review Feb 2020
Washington DC, District of Columbia6 contributions
Amanda was a fantastic host and teacher. The kitchens for both the baking classes and the cooking classes are both amazing. It's a well organized, detailed and authentic experience that we were both so glad we did. Highly, Highly recommend to anyone visiting to have both a fun
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Date of experience: February 2020
Response from fredpouillot, Owner at Paris Cooking Class: Learn How to Make Croissants
Responded 4 weeks ago
Bonjour cdohrmann17, thank you so much for your amazing review of your experience with Amanda and overview of our space - and for your high high recommendation! All of which is highly highly appreciated :-) Thank you so much Fred
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Sjbenoit wrote a review Feb 2020
Ottawa, Canada41 contributions12 helpful votes
Well worth the time and money. Due to a last minute cancellation, we were an exceptionally small class (3 people). We actually got to do each step of the 6 hour process because the instructor (sorry I can’t remember her name) carefully timed everything so that we made croissants
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Response from fredpouillot, Owner at Paris Cooking Class: Learn How to Make Croissants
Responded 4 weeks ago
Bonjour Sjbenoit, thank you very much for your thorough review of your experience learning how to make croissants and pain au chocolat with .... Amanda (that is her name). And I am particularly delighted you highlighted the hands-on nature of the class and found it to your expectations. Last but not least, it is great to read you feel confident you will make them again - ultimately this is what we strive for on top of providing an excellent experience. Merci beaucoup Fred
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About the operator

Don’t take it from us – here’s what people have to say about this operator.

By: Le Foodist
The best way to finish my week in Paris
I decided to take this class very last minute, and am so glad I did. Chef Christophe was charming, knowledgeable an
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Fun and Flavour in Paris!
This was an excellent way to spend 6 hours in Paris. Sarah, our guide/instructor/chef was so knowledgeable, and her
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The HIGHLIGHT of my Paris trip
I ADORED this class! Being an average "home baker" who has tried to make macarons a few times myself, I was looking
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Culinary delight!
My husband and I took the macaron class and it was SO MUCH FUN! I’ve always wanted to make macarons and this was a
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Must do if you love to cook
My husband and I took this class together and loved it! The market visit was a good start and was followed by a le
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Making Macarons
This was a very well run class and our instructor was a lot of fun but unfortunately we didn’t realize we would be
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Take home an experience
In stead of just pictures and souvenirs why not take home a new talent/skill. Learn to cook like a Parisian. The te
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Cooking class including market visit, 3 course lunch & wine
This was such a fun activity. We are ex-pats who live in Paris and received this as a gift. Would recommend as a gi
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Suzanne B
Fun class
The How to make Macarons class at The Foodist was great. Learned how to make macarons and had fun doing it! Christo
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Fabulous "Le Foodist"
We came to Paris from Connecticut where 6 of us cook together at a catering company to do food research and get in
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This was an amazing experience and we learned so much from French history, French cheese and market shopping to kni
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Perfect class for us! We arrived with no baking experience, but were curious and wanted to have fun. Actually learn
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  • Duration: 3h
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  • Languages Offered: English
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