Half-Day Full Meal Cooking Class

During this half-day cooking class, you’ll create a full, three-course Provencal meal (starter, main dish with vegetable side and dessert). All dishes will be based on local and seasonal ingredients shopped that day at the market in Aix-en-Provence. ¬†An appetizer buffet from the market will be available to nibble on while we cook. ¬†Together we’ll sit and enjoy our meal with wine. Your meal will also include a fourth course, the French cheese course, after the main dish and before your dessert.


Class Schedule: Every Monday 10:00am to 2:30pm
Price: 110 euros per person
Includes: Cooking class of three courses, appetizer buffet and wine with your meal. At the start of class, you will receive a booklet of recipes.
Class size: Minimum 2 people and maximum 10 people per class
All classes are conducted in English


We shop the market in Aix-en-Provence daily and menu decisions are always based upon what is best that day at the market. For this reason, the menu may change weekly. Below are sample menus from what we’ve created before in class, and which you may see during your class.


~ Sample Spring Menu ~

Carrot soup with Gougeres

Navarin d’Agneau with Artichokes Barigoule (Spring lamb stew with artichokes stewed in a Barigoule sauce)

Tart aux Fraises (Classic Strawberry Tart)

~ Sample Summer Menu ~

Mille Feuille of Tomatoes, Mousselline of Chevre Frais and Herbs with a Basil Vinaigrette

Veal a la Provencale with a Tian of Summer Vegetables

Chocolate Moelleux (dense almost molten cake) with two sauces Chocolate and Salted butter Caramel

~ Sample Fall Menu ~

Poached Egg on a bed of Sauteed Wild Mushrooms and a Madiera Sauce

Daube a la Provencale with Gratin Dauphinois (Provencal beef stew with potatoes gratin)

Chocolate and Pear Charlotte

Send me an email to: chefkathyayer [at] yahoo [dot] com. Include the number in your party, the class and date you’d like to book. I’ll send you the corresponding booking form and booking instructions.