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We teach the basics of Louisiana Cooking in a way you’ll never forget. Fun is a primary ingredient in our kitchen! Our Cajun / Creole experts teach New Orleans specialties such as Gumbo, Jambalaya and Pralines, seasoning them with history, trivia...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
As featured in 3 Days in New Orleans
524 St. Louis Street, New Orleans, LA 70130-2118
French Quarter
+1 504-525-2665
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Reviewed yesterday

This was our second trip - we had so much fun the first time we wanted to do it again. This “do-over” did not disappoint! We will probably do a third visit when we come back again. The hands on class with Chef Eric is...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Gumbo Marie was witty, fun, and amazing at making gumbo. This was a great way to taste AUTHENTIC food

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Chef Tom was excellent and full of fun NOLA historical facts!!! Excellent way to spend 2hrs eating great food and meeting new friends!!

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Went to a cooking class and learnt a lot about New Orleans cooking and life. The Gumbo, Jambalaya and Pralines were divine and the beer was a bonus and great accompaniment to the food and company. Overall a great experience which I have shared with...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

My girlfriend and I did the observation course where we watched and learned from the chef on how to make some wonderful dishes learn some history have some fun and eat some amazing food

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Decided to do this to get an idea of the local cuisine and was not disappointed.The lecturer explained all the dishes plus we were able to sample them and were given the recipes .

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Holy smokes! Breaking vegan ground here in a new orleans cooking class... Matt Guillory (chef) went above and beyond to ensure I get an amazing cooking experience as a vegan and so we experimented and everything turned out absolutely delicious!!! He had vegan butter, soy...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The chief that held the class was very knowledgeable and excellent in the stories he told , history of Cajun and Creole cooking , and instructions on how to make jambalaya , jumbo, and pralines. The food he made and we taste tested was very...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is top notch ... the atmosphere is true New Orleans ... our Chef was fun and very informative ... being a Louisiana native ; Breaux Bridge I even learned a few tricks ... I would definitely do this again and will encourage my friends...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

My co-workers and I had an incredible afternoon with Gumbo Marie. You feel like you are in the kitchen with your fun and crazy aunt. Her gumbo was out of this world! We left with recipes in hand and an appreciation for the history of...More

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lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty
Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port
of call for folks in search of a good time and a great
story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs
across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied
around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively
well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the
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July 21, 2018|
Response from Cristina E | Property representative |
Hi Leann, I thought our message had gone through. For some reason, it is still pending. I would love to talk more with you about your experience. Our guest's concerns are of the utmost importance to us. I will send another... More
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524 St. Louis Street!
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Response from Rene L | Reviewed this property |
It was certainly one of our favorites activities, in New Orleans, too. Dining in New Orleans is always a treat and it was fun to learn how to prepare some classic dishes. I think you will find a beverage you will enjoy.