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Ecole Ritz Escoffier

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Address: Hotel Ritz | 15 Place Vendôme, 75041 Paris, France
Phone Number: 33-1-43-16-30-50
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes

The Ritz Escoffier School proposes courses for every type of gourmet...

The Ritz Escoffier School proposes courses for every type of gourmet whether they are amateurs, real enthusiasts, future professionals or seasoned professionals who wish to become acquainted or perfect their training in French Gastronomy. It offers practical and theory classes of cuisine and pastry adapted to all levels and goals and can also organise private courses or exceptional gastronomic events for private individuals or companies. "€œGood cooking is the base of true happiness"€ Auguste Escoffier

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Such anticipation and such a letdown

I did a lot of research to find a hands on cooking class to make macarons. I chose the Ecole Ritz Escoffier and my friend and I eagerly anticipated our 2 hour class one evening... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed May 9, 2013

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

I did a lot of research to find a hands on cooking class to make macarons. I chose the Ecole Ritz Escoffier and my friend and I eagerly anticipated our 2 hour class one evening. Small class size was fine and they had a translator for us, as it was given in French. Everything had been prepped beforehand and I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2011

I went along by myself to the Eclairs class and had a lovely evening. As the only non-french speaking guest I was made to feel very welcome and assigned my own translator - Sophie who I believe is an apprentice - to help me along through the class. I often found that the cheef did nto need translating as actions... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2009

Attended a one course workshop where we (10 students) learned how to cook "Supreme de Pintade fermiere rotie en cocotte a l'emulsion legere de sarriette", which was basically guinea fowl (similar to chicken breast) over mushrooms with veal stock. Divine! The class was mainly in french due to the fact that most students with me were French, but when I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2008

I took the Ritzy Break (Lunch) class and had an incredible experience! There were only 4 in my class which I think was a perfect number. I was the only non-French person, but a student from the school translated for me. You can actually get a good feel for what the Chef is saying by watching him demonstrate before you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2003

I travel to Paris several times a year. I generally research the internet in advance to see what is being offered during my stay. Then, I'll either call or drop by and sign up for a class. Besides the wonderful demonstrations, I enjoy the repartee with my classmates who come from all over the world. Their questions are insightful, informative... More 

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