Cooking Class: Signature French Cuisine

In this hands-on cooking class, Chef Charlie will guide you as you prepare an elegant menu of classic French dishes using time-honored culinary techniques. Begin by building a rich depth of flavor in a traditional French onion soup with crisp crostini and creamy Gruyère cheese. Next, you will learn how to bake baguette from scratch and prepare a hearty coq au vin with wine, brandy and fresh herbs. For dessert, you will create a patisserie-worthy apple tarte Tatin.


French Onion

With beef base, crostini and Gruyère cheese

Coq au vin

With chicken, mushroom, wine, brandy, herbs, carrot and onion


With flour, salt and yeast

Tarte Tatin

With apple, crust and sauce

  • Minimum Guests 2
  • Maximum Guests 15
  • Event Duration 3 hours
  • Activity Level
  • LabelsCouples, Group, Gourmet, French, Bread Making, Mother's Day

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28 Sep 2022

The experience with Chef Charlie was an in-home class, which we were not expecting when we went to book a class on Classpop, so we were excited to be able to have it in the comfort of our home. She brought all the necessary food and equipment, so if you don't have the things you think you need, it's no worry, she has you covered. We were able to participate, ask questions, and engage on any level we wanted and we learned some new recipes and picked up a few new ingredients after the class (we love to cook). Chef Charlie cleaned up and left, so we had a lovely tapas dinner for two alone together with no clean-up. It was a dream! This is a great gift idea to give a loved one a super special break.

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Bridget Berger

21 Mar 2022

Chef Charlie is wonderful! She is passionate about cooking and sharing her love of food with others. She shared a lot of helpful tips and techniques with us and we had a great time. I highly recommend hiring her as your next private chef and taking her classes if you have the chance!

$ 95 Per person

all-inclusive: 3-hour class, meal and taxes.

This class does not have any dates.

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Chef Charlie
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In addition to holding various roles in the culinary world, Chef Charlie has also appeared on several cooking shows, including a cooking competition. Her love of farm-to-table dishes that evoke comfort grew organically during her Wyoming childhood. She's worked on a guest ranch and at an award-winning restaurant during her 10-plus years in the industry. Now, Chef Charlie is ready to share with you her secret recipe for culinary success.

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