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Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes

409B Chemin du Carraire, 84660, Avignon, France
+33 6 03 58 30 34
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Highlight of our trip to France- a must do!

My mom and I participated in the one-day cooking class with Chef Jean Marc and the day was truly... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Brittany S
Delicious highlight of our trip!

This review is long overdue! My husband and I took this cooking class during our trip to France... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Bennett C
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Hands on cooking class near AVIGNON / FRANCE. Learn French Cuisine with Chef Jean-Marc, 10 years Chef and teacher at Paul Bocuse Institute.Chef Jean-Marc teaches in English and You will cook a three courses menu and share lunch with him and his wife Alice. He opened his cooking school for amateurs in Lyon in 2001 and now proposes cooking classes in the sunny and nice area : PROVENCE. Join him for a French culinary experience !
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“his lovely wife” (32 reviews)
“french cuisine” (18 reviews)
“co op” (17 reviews)
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409B Chemin du Carraire, 84660, Avignon, France
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My mom and I participated in the one-day cooking class with Chef Jean Marc and the day was truly the highlight of our trip. Having participated in numerous cooking classes across the world this was easily the best class we have ever taken. It is...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This review is long overdue! My husband and I took this cooking class during our trip to France last June, and the day was absolutely amazing. Jean Marc and his wife are lovely people and planned a wonderful meal. The day started with coffee and...More

Thank Bennett C
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ChefJeanMarc, Owner at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank so much Bennett !! It was a pleasure to hear from you again and to read your nice review. We are so happy that you have enjoyed your day with us, and you both didn't forget the most important thing when you cook :...More

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Reviewed February 18, 2018

We followed the Trip Advisor recommendstions for a cooking class near Avignon and are so glad we did. This was a first rate experience filled with new knowledge, humor, great food all in a lovely country setting. Highly recommend.

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Reviewed November 10, 2017

What a momentous day we had, and Chef Jean Marc is simply amazing. From our first moment meeting him and his wife Alice, we felt like family and Chef is a fantastic teacher and wonderful host. The entire class found out that with a few...More

Thank Buck B
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Reviewed November 9, 2017

I found out about Chef Jean Marc Villard’s Cooking Class through a Provence travel blog when I was researching my upcoming trip to Marseille. It’s a full day cooking class offered in the chef’s home in Luberon. You start off with welcome coffee/tea and cakes....More

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Reviewed November 8, 2017

Our group of 11 truly enjoyed the hospitality and food cuisine that we cooked at Jean Marc Villard's cooking school. Alice and Jean Marc made for a very enjoyable day where we learned so much and ate amazing food. If you are looking for a...More

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Reviewed November 8, 2017

I had a most fantastic day from arriving in the Mistral; to sourcing local ingredients; meeting local farmers at the coop and understanding their philosophy about their produce; cooking and, of course, eating! It was a wonderful way to meet other travellers with interests in...More

Thank JS102017
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Reviewed November 7, 2017

Jean Marc and Alice provide a relaxed, friendly and picturesque environment for learning about regional food, wine and cooking. It is a must do when in Provence. I would happily go back for more tips, recipes and to visit the market with Jean Marc again.

Thank Catherine H
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Reviewed November 7, 2017

I brought a group to Jean-Marc's as part of a culinary tour of the region and everyone left with rave reviews. Both he and Alice were gracious hosts and the level of preparedness allowed the whole class and lunch to run (seemingly) effortlessly. While many...More

Thank Kendall G
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Reviewed November 6, 2017

It was a fascinating day in France! This region is beautiful and if you like cooking and want to live a great experience, this is a must do activity! We started by visiting a local farmers shop, and we got to know what is being...More

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417Cynthia
April 10, 2018|
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Response from ChefJeanMarc | Property representative |
Hello, you have to come on your own from Aix en Provence. You can take a train to Isle-sur-la-Sorgue and we can pick you up there at the station. Or rent a car. If you would like more details, you can write us through our... More
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Stan_n_Beth
April 9, 2018|
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Response from ChefJeanMarc | Property representative |
Hi, you have to go on our website cuisinedechef com and send us an email. So we will send you informations about our classes. Thanks
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Richard C
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Response from ChefJeanMarc | Property representative |
Hi Liz and Richard, Sorry, but your message was not forwarded by Tripadvisor and we only find now your message. It would have been a pleasure to welcome you during your stay in Provence and share with you a French cooking... More
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