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New Orleans Cooking Class provided by New Orleans School of Cooking

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
Updated 26/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from New Orleans Cooking Class
- hand sanitizer throughout building - deep cleaning throughout building - moving to some disposable dishware - cans of beer instead of shared pitchers - seating by family - staff in face shields - designated standing areas
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Updated 26/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
New Orleans is known for its unique local cuisine that combines Creole and Cajun influences. At this cooking demonstration class, learn the secrets to preparing traditional Louisiana dishes like gumbo, jambalaya, and pecan pie in a 19th-century molasses warehouse. Discover the history and evolution of these recipes as you watch a local chef at work, and enjoy samples paired with local beer and sweet iced tea.
Highlights
  • Learn how to make classic New Orleans dishes with a local chef
  • Sample Creole and Cajun recipes like jambalaya, gumbo, and pralines
  • Watch demonstrations to pick up techniques like how to make roux
  • Recipes to take home and try on your own
Important Information
Departure Point
New Orleans School of Cooking, 524 St Louis St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA
Duration
2h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • New Orleans cooking demonstration class
  • Generous sampling of all items
  • Coffee, iced tea and beer
  • Recipes
Exclusions
  • $5 fee payable on site for special requests due to dietary restrictions
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Please note: This is a demonstration class only; there is no hands-on training
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 34 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Marina C wrote a review 23 Jan
Miami Beach, Florida2 contributions
This was fun and educational. The food was great! They even gave us beer, lemonade and ice tea to go with the food.
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Nicole R wrote a review 21 Jan
2 contributions2 helpful votes
This was such an amazing!!! The food was amazing, I mean definitely worth every penny. And if you are over 21, try the beer!!
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Date of experience: January 2021
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Patrick C wrote a review 13 Jan
3 contributions1 helpful vote
Pat was an awesome instructor. She was entertaining and knowledgeable about the food and history of the city. I took my daughter on her 21st birthday weekend so she could enjoy a beer with her dad. I highly recommend any day!!
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Date of experience: November 2020
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393Lauren wrote a review 1 Jan
Saint Louis, Missouri14 contributions7 helpful votes
My mom and I attended a cooking demonstration and we loved it. My brother and son should have came. The food was great. They also offered us a beer which was a welcomed surprise. Chef Renee was outstanding and super knowledgeable of the food and origins. Only downside was
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Date of experience: December 2020
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gddo wrote a review Dec 2020
Chicago, Illinois103 contributions76 helpful votes
This was such a cool class! We not only had unbelievably good food (although I should have expected good food considering it was cooked by an experienced chef), but we also learned a lot about the history of the local cuisine. The chef was great at answering everyone's
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Date of experience: December 2020
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By: New Orleans School of Cooking
JoeBethBark B
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Great Experience!!!
The reservation for the class was so easy! We signed up for the Saturday demo class. Our chef was 'The Gypsy Chef'
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corey_pipp97
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Do the cooking class.
We love the New Orleans school of cooking they are not only informative on how to cook their food you get to taste
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MacKrea L
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Great Experience
We had SUCH a great time at the school of cooking, even during the pandemic! It is a MUST VISIT, and we will be goi
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Myopinion1959
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Taste of New Orleans
A fun outing with friends. Rene, our instructor/presenter was amazing. He added history of New Orleans cooking and
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Jaleesa L
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AHHHMAZING!!
We had an amazing time with Dr. Vivian (The Culinary Gypsy)! We visit New Orleans at least 1x/year and this was by
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christiebeasley
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Fantastic!!
We visited for my husband's birthday. Chef Ricardo was amazing and so knowledgeable. Very pleased with the attent
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sarahmk29
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Fun Time
We enjoyed the experience very much! My daughter and I laughed and made a great memory that will last a lifetime. V
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jrbienski
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Amazing staff and information!
The team, staff and information shared was on point! 5 stars! I highly recommend this on your next trip to NOLA!
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rashadmcpherson
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Visiting from NYC
Chef Eric gave us the most incredible experience. The food was amazing, the our visit was as informative as it was
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digby245
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Tasty fun
We had a delightful time. They fed us from the time we arrived. The instructor was a delight. We felt like we were
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imsnoangel
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10am New Year's Eve
Wonderful, wonderful time. We go every time we vacation in New Orleans. Not only good food but history to boot.
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tibbygirl1967
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Fantastic experience!
This was absolutely an amazing experience for us chef Ricardo was so informative gave us lotta history worked with
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cles1958
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Loved it
This was our second visit, the first time was about 8 years ago. The entire experience as just as fun and exciting
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kriscarney03
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Super fun and educational!
Chef Eric led a fun, interactive and delicious class. The historical tidbits were extremely interesting and appreci
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B9692YRkarenb
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Cooking Fun
It was a fun instructional experience. The Chef/teacher went step by step on each course and being a novice at coo
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Key Details
  • New Orleans School of Cooking, French Quarter
  • Duration: 2h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
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