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New Orleans School of Cooking

524 St. Louis Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
+1 504-525-2665
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New Orleans Cooking Class
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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 and tall tales! We offer demonstration classes and hands-on classes daily! DEMONSTRATION CLASS: Watch, learn & eat! Sit back and enjoy watching our skilled, entertaining chefs prepare a classic Cajun / Creole meal for you while learning about the vibrant history of New Orleans cuisine - enjoy all the demonstrated items, as well as local Abita beer with your meal! HANDS ON CLASS: Cook & eat an authentic Louisiana meal! In this highly interactive class, our guests prepare a complete dinner with one of our expert chefs, and afterwards they are able to sit down and enjoy the meal they have just created. Served with red & white wine.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
524 St. Louis Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
French Quarter
+1 504-525-2665
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Reviewed yesterday

Michael was entertaining and is a great communicator and educator. Don't expect to learn cooking techniques, instead listen to the history of the region and enjoy tasty food and local beer. I had concerns about the amount of powdered flavouring going into main dishes, they...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Chef Pat's food was just the tip of the iceberg. We were really enjoyed her entertaining personality and all around feisty mama vibe. The lovely detailed history lesson about New Orleans and the origins of creole cooking was welcomed and was a highlight to our...More

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Reviewed yesterday

We had a fun and delicious time with this engaging chef. She kept us entertained with her presentation. We appreciated all of her cooking tips and the recipies and feel it was a highlight of our time in New Orleans. We highly recommend the New...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Very much enjoyed the entire class. Not only was the food great, but Chef Harriett's instruction and personality was awesome and entertaining!

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A very interesting attraction to visit especially if you want to learn to cook some of the areas foods that they are known for. The chef was very knowledgeable of the history of the area and was interesting to listen to. Not only do you...More

Thank Papflap
Reviewed yesterday

We really enjoyed the class. I had to talk my husband into coming a lot, but he really had a good time. We will be back next year!

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Thank darlenehc
Reviewed 2 days ago

The hands-on class was a great experience because it was well organized and taught by a veteran chef of the New Orleans food scene. Chef Springfloat gave us the knowledge and confidence to prepare these wonderful dishes for our family and friends. The class was...More

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Thank Stanton P
Reviewed 2 days ago

Really enjoyed this class. Got some great cooking tips and some really good recipes. Plus we got to eat everything that was made!

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Thank Deanna T
Reviewed 2 days ago

This cooking class is fantastic! Chef Joe was a terrific instructor who included an overview of New Orleans history and the origins of its foods. Our menu included gumbo, shrimp and grits, and bananas Foster, which we all sat down and ate. It was all...More

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Thank Gail W
Reviewed 2 days ago

Located in the French Quarter the New Orleans Cooking School teaches the basics of Cajun/Creole cooking. There are open demonstrations, hands on and group demonstrations. We opted for the morning demo class and on the menu today was Gumbo, red beans and rice, corn bread,...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
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10 July 2017|
Response from kw8here | Reviewed this property |
I've seen young children there. You can call the School directly to inquire and also to find out the menu for any given day (ie, your child might have a preference for chicken versus seafood dish). For pricing, again... More
19 May 2017|
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Response from Grumpyj56 | Reviewed this property |
We have been three times and at least on 2 occasions we have seen young adults ( appeared to be under 18). Our chef/instructor was Big Kevin and all enjoyed the class and the food
20 April 2017|
Response from Route12N | Reviewed this property |
Chef provided an individual serving for a celiac customer at my class on Tues. just let them know.