Cooking Class: Make a Gourmet French Feast

The art of fine French cuisine comes to life in this hands-on cooking class from Chef Washington. Learn the fundamentals of creating your own delicious menu from the country where gourmet cuisine began. 

Your lesson begins with authentic pâté made with chicken livers and warm seasonings, served on toast slices. Then, you'll create a classic chicken fricassee surrounded by earthy root vegetables roasted until tender. You'll also prepare potatoes Lyonnaise tossed with a zesty combination of vinegar and butter and bake traditional apple tarts topped with crème fraîche for dessert.


Chicken Liver Pâté on Toast

With heavy cream, fresh thyme, shallots, brandy and garlic

Chicken Fricassee and Roasted Root Vegetables

With cream, white wine, carrots, parsnips, sweet potatoes, beets, garlic, onions, thyme, butter, mushrooms and chicken broth

Lyonnaise Potatoes

With red onions, white vinegar, butter and parsley

French Apple Tarts and Calvados Cream

With crème fraîche and Granny Smith apples

  • Minimum Guests 2
  • Maximum Guests 6
  • Event Duration 2.5 hours
  • Activity Level
    Activity Level
  • LabelsCouples, Gourmet, Date Night, French, Baking, Holiday
  • This is a BYOB venue and alcoholic beverages are not available for sale. You are welcome to bring beer and wine to enjoy during class.

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18 Nov 2023

Chef Washington was extremely helpful and taught different techniques that you can use on your own.

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07 Sep 2023

Chef Washington was very fun and personable. Menu was great and even gave us the recipes to take home. Learned a lot and had a great time!

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05 Sep 2023

Chef Washington was patient and skilled - he was good to learn from. The food turned out great - although we made so many dishes! It was a little more work than expected. But overall a good experience

$ 95 Per person

all-inclusive: 2.5-hour class, meal and taxes.

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Event location: Seattle

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Chef Washington
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With years of culinary experience in hotels and restaurants, Chef Washington brings passion and joy to the home kitchen. He's ready to share his teaching skills, vast knowledge and love of culture and cuisine with home chefs of all ages and skill levels. From gourmet meals and special occasion menus to weeknight dinners and casual get-togethers, you'll learn how to implement his expert techniques into your own kitchen. Book cooking classes today for a unique and engaging culinary experience. 

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