Market tour and cooking class with a French chef
Activities

Market tour and cooking class with a French chef

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Every day
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 4 hours 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Smaller group size gives you a personalized experience in good company
  • Savour local gourmet products with an included tasting
  • Meet the local producers and learn about their products
What to expect

Get ready to discover the tastes of France as you take part in a culinary experience discovering the French market culture and learning how to cook a delicious meal with a chef.

You'll meet your chef and head to their local market, filled with open-air stalls and fresh, local ingredients. As you peruse the rows of vendors with your chef, you'll discuss the French tradition of the market, and work together to pick out what you'll be making for lunch. At the end of your market visit, you'll travel with your chef to their nearby Parisian apartment.

With culinary experience ranging from classic restaurants to good old-fashioned home cooking, our chefs will offer you a fun and informative class. In this exciting and engaging experience, you'll learn how to enhance flavor in fresh, local produce. The chefs will demonstrate their excellent cooking skills gathered from years of experience. Familiar with cooking in restaurants and at home, the chefs will guide and support even participants with little culinary experience – so have no fear! The chef will share simple recipes with you which you can later make at home to impress your friends and family. And, of course, you'll finish the class by enjoying the meal you've just prepared! Bon appétit!

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above
  • What's included
    • Market visit
    • Three-course cooking class
    • Wine
    • Recipes
    What's not included
    • Gratuities (optional)
    • Hotel pickup and drop off
    Where

    The chef who will host you is chosen according to availability. You will receive his/her address after booking.

    Meeting point:

    Meet the chef directly at his/her home. make sure to be there on time!

    What to remember
    • Maximum participants: 8 people
    • Please note that part of the market may be closed during the French vacation (mostly in August and around New Year's Eve)
    • The chef who will host you is chosen according to availability. You will receive his/her address after booking
    • This class requires a minimum of 2 people in total to take place. If there are not enough participants on the date of your booking, you will be contacted with alternate dates; if none of the alternatives suit you, your reservation will be canceled and you will be refunded in full.
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    When

    Every day
    Departure at 9.15 am

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    Provider
    Meeting The French
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 2 days before the experience begins.

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