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Paris on the Edge

29 rue Ramus, 75020 Paris, France
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Excellent In Home Cooking Demonstration

We loved cooking with Chef Allison! Her kind relaxed demeanor with a perfect fit our our family... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jean A
Awesome Team Building Activity

We had an amazing time cooking with Chef Allison. She is such an awesome host - and it felt like... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2018
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Allison provides Walking tours in eastern Paris, as well as Cooking classes. Find out more at Paris on the Edge!
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“cooking class” (13 reviews)
“great guide” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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29 rue Ramus, 75020 Paris, France
Belleville / Père Lachaise
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We loved cooking with Chef Allison! Her kind relaxed demeanor with a perfect fit our our family. We had three generations visiting Paris and Allison pleased all of us. She instructed us in the preparation of three courses. The food was delicious and we enjoyed...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2018

We had an amazing time cooking with Chef Allison. She is such an awesome host - and it felt like we were all family after about 5 minutes. We made three amazing dishes and had an awesome afternoon as a team. There were 8 of...More

Thank Rob I
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

I took to the a cooking class with my sister and two girl friends and we had a blast with Chef Allison. We learned a lot about the ingredients(the butter tasting was a favorite) as well as some techniques that had mystified me when reading...More

1  Thank Noelle M
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Reviewed 6 May 2017

My husband and I took Allison's tour while visiting Paris - Allison was a great guide - very informed and enthusiastic. It was a a great way to see/learn about a portion of Paris that we would not have seen otherwise.

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Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

I took Allison's class with three of my friends on our trip to Paris. It was definitely a highlight in an already extraordinary adventure. Not only is Allison knowledgeable, professional, skilled and patient, she is an all-around pleasure to spend time with--witty, kind and charming....More

Thank Micki B
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Reviewed 17 March 2017

I just got back from a 10 day trip to France with eleven high school students. As one of our activites, five of us booked a cooking class with Allison. C'était magnifique!! Upon request, she presented the class in French, but was happy to share...More

Thank pamikem
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parisontheedge, Propriétaire at Paris on the Edge, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2017

Bonjour P., and thank you for your review. I truly enjoyed teaching your students, quel bonheur! They were so well-behaved, curious, and helpful. I hope you indeed contact me again on your next trip, with students or without. Merci!

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Reviewed 6 December 2016

This was one of my favorite days in Paris. Allison is so knowledgeable and fun, I learned so much! We shopped the open air market, tried a variety of cheeses & baguettes, I could not believe how beautiful everything was. The meal that we prepared...More

Thank Beth K
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parisontheedge, Propriétaire at Paris on the Edge, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2016

Thank YOU! I thoroughly enjoyed our day together, and am so flattered that you made the menu again for Thanksgiving. I hope to see all of you again on your next trip to Paris!

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Reviewed 10 November 2016

This was a surprise gift that I got for my (now) wife for our honeymoon. She loved it. We did a joint market tour with a cooking class to follow up and cook all the ingredients we picked out. Allison's knowledge of the history of...More

Thank Joey C
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Reviewed 16 September 2016

My husband surprised me with a French cooking class with Allison. My sister-in-law and I were treated to a fantastic two + hour cooking class in Allison's home. Allison is a knowledgable chef and excellent teacher. We thoroughly enjoyed every minute. That being said, Allison's...More

Thank Diane W
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parisontheedge, Propriétaire at Paris on the Edge, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2016

Diane, thank you so much for your wonderful review. It was such a pleasure meeting you and sharing knowledge and lunch with you and your family! Happy cooking!

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Reviewed 3 August 2016

I love French food, French cheese, French markets, and French wine. Allison's market tour and cooking class was the highlight of my three week stay in Paris. I learned how to shop in the market, which cheeses to choose, how to use spices such as...More

1  Thank Susie14726103
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Belleville / Pere Lachaise
At the eastern edge of Paris lies Belleville / Père
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treasures. Alongside the world-famous cemetery,
family-owned delicatessens and cafés nestle between
local stores and establishments. The richness of the
population here has created a little Chinatown of
Asian restaurants, and the area comes to life at night
by a funky underground scene. Façades change from one
...More
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Hihohi
13 May 2018|
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Response from parisontheedge | Property representative |
Bonjour Mary: Thank you for contacting me about a cooking class! My web site is Paris on the Edge or you may contact me by e-mail at allisonzinder @ parisontheedge . com (no spaces). Thank you and I'll look forward to... More
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Darleen G
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Hi Darleen: I'm so sorry you couldn't reach me through my web site, so thank you for trying me here! I just got this message and am on my way back from Champagne, so obviously today is out. I don't have availability next... More
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