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“jambalaya”(551 reviews)
“chef kevin”(162 reviews)
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 via mobile

This was the 1st thing we did in New Orleans before we could check into our condo. Very educational and delicious. Worth every penny.

Thank jeanellenevans
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This hands-on New Orleans style cooking class was a fun way to wrap up a weeklong surprise birthday trip to the city (our first visit!). Our instructor Chef Matt began with an entertaining 30-minute history lesson on the food in the region, accompanied by a...More

Thank Mtrob326
Reviewed yesterday

My friend and I took the hands on cooking class. We learned how to make some of our favorite New Orleans dishes. Chef Matt was so much fun not only did we learn to make some amazing foods he also taught us so much about...More

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Reviewed yesterday

This was our highlight of our entire trip in NOLA! I can’t recommend the small group cooking experience. Chef Matt was outstanding, funny, and a great teacher. I was a bit worried when we got into the store to check in as there was TONS...More

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Thank mlouth
Reviewed yesterday

Wonderful class and instructor. Katy is great with interacting with people and making the wholeClass enjoyable.

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Thank robinsoncjr1966
Reviewed yesterday

The chef was funny, personable and knowledgeable about New Orleans/Louisiana history. The food was delicious. My friends and I had a great time.

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Thank Joyce R
Reviewed yesterday

Pat was very informative with the history of New Orleans before she started the cooking part of the class. She answered any questions during the cooking part and the food was very good. It is definitely worth the price for the two hour class. There...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Good way to learn about Cajun and Creole cuisine. Printed recipes linked to the session a little vague, but session information can be used to fill in the missing information.

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Thank edrichert
Reviewed 2 days ago

We thoroughly enjoyed this experience. It was so entertaining and great hearing the history too. Food was delicious!!

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was our third visit to NOSOC and each time we’ve done different menus. Michael was our chef and he was quite the comedian in class. He’s definitely a pro! We will enjoy using our NOSOC cookbook he signed. His approach to the bread pudding...More

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22 July 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.