New Alain Ducasse Cooking School at BHV Marais in Paris

Alain Ducasse Cooking School

L'École de Cuisine Alain Ducasse—the star chef’s acclaimed cooking school—has just opened a new space at BHV Marais, the landmark department store near the Paris City Hall. (The beloved store rebranded at the end of last year with a flashy marketing change and a new name; “Marais” was tacked on to the end, emphasizing its location.)

Located on the third floor, the cooking school offers a range of courses starting from 70€ (1.5 hours). After a morning shopping the summer sales, you can sign up for the 1 pm “Cuisinez & déjeunez” course for a convivial lunch. Learn to make a gourmet dish like red mullet in a olive and basil gratinee, then sit down to savor it, along with something sweet.

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Alain Ducasse Cooking School

Other classes include All about chou pastry, Bistro Cuisine, Vegetables, Brunch and another focusing solely on lobster. Courses are taught in French but a translation service can be provided. For more information and to reserve online, visit www.ecolecuisine-alainducasse.com

L'École de Cuisine Alain Ducasse, BHV Marais, 52, rue de Rivoli, 75004 Paris

Photos via Facebook/Alain Ducasse

Alain Ducasse Cooking School

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