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Great class and teachers

We travel a lot and do quite a few cooking classes as a way of taking in the local culture (via la... read more

Reviewed April 19, 2017
Manisha A
London, United Kingdom
A lunch I will never forget

5 stars really aren't enough to describe this experience - I wish I could give more. It was the... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2013
Carolyn P
San Diego, California
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Apr 19, 2017
“Great class and teachers”
Sep 10, 2013
“A lunch I will never forget”
In the heart of the French Provencal countryside, learn French home cooking from a native chef. Hands-on classes designed so you can recreate recipes in your own kitchen. Choose from small group courses for 3-6 people or custom-designed classes to...more
1 rue du Capitaine Crillon, 84410 Crillon-le-Brave, France
+33 6 87 03 49 51
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Reviewed April 19, 2017

We travel a lot and do quite a few cooking classes as a way of taking in the local culture (via la bouche!). This school was recommended to us by our hotel and they did a good job. Interesting recipes, professionally set up kitchen, good...More

Thank Manisha A
Reviewed September 10, 2013

5 stars really aren't enough to describe this experience - I wish I could give more. It was the absolute highlight of a beautiful week spent in Provence. The location of Madeleine's home where the class takes place is in Crillon-le-Brave, one of the most...More

3  Thank Carolyn P
Reviewed August 26, 2013

We had a wonderful time cooking with Madeleine. She made everything seem easy and fun. There were 3 couples in our group and we all shared in the cooking. After the preparation, we sat down to a wonderful meal in Madeleine's garden. It was a...More

1  Thank Hansi G
Reviewed July 24, 2013

I attended this cooking class with 5 other friends and it was one of the highlights of our trip! Madeleine and her husband Damion were delightful and treated us like guests in their home. We spent the morning cooking regional dishes from Provence. Madeleine was...More

2  Thank BERFB
Reviewed November 5, 2012

My husband and I did a cookery lesson with Madeleine during our honeymoon, and what a treat. Madeleine is lovely and very very good at cooking and teaching! We learned so much more than we thought we would, however what we learned wasn't too hard...More

1  Thank TheViticulturist
Reviewed October 7, 2012

This is a very late review as we did this course in September 2011 in the middle of a cycling tour of France. I simply forgot to review it until asked about it by a friend when he saw the photos. Yes it is a...More

Thank BrisbaneCanyon
Reviewed October 4, 2012

Madeleine and Damien provided a lovely time for my friend and me in Crillon Le Brave. We made a delicious meal and enjoyed a very special lunch on their wonderful patio, complete with a beautiful fountain and a view. We really enjoyed speaking French with...More

1  Thank Meredith C
Reviewed September 30, 2012

My friend and I took a morning class with Madeleine a week ago, and it exceeded our expectations in many ways. The welcome at the door of Madeleine’s home by her gracious husband, Damien set the hospitable tone for the day. Madeleine herself is warm,...More

1  Thank sharron k
Reviewed September 13, 2012

My wife and I booked a cooking class with Madeleine as we were staying at the Hotel Crillon le Brave right next door. We were unaware that the other group of three "students" would have to cancel at the last minute. As opposed to canceling...More

1  Thank left_at_eaglecap
Reviewed July 9, 2012

It was an interesting experience. We much enjoyed Madeleine teaching us practical Provence cooking as well as the warm hospitality by Madeleine's husband. And, as a desert for the morning class, we enjoyed a great Lunch of our cooking outcome.

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