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Paris Cooking Class: Learn How to Make Macarons

  • 3-hour macaron-making class in Paris
  • Enjoy step-by-step guidance from an expert instructor
  • Make your own meringue macaron shells from scratch
Paris Cooking Class: Learn How to Make Macarons
From US$114.70
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Macarons Class starting at 3pm.
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Maracons are one of France's most popular confections. Discover how to make them on your own during a 3-hour class in the capital of French delicacies: Paris. Your expert instructor will lend a hand and provide detailed instructions throughout the class, walking you through the steps to creating a perfectly piped-macaron. Choose the colors you prefer for your shells, fill them with buttercream and learn about their role in French culture while you wait to taste the freshly baked results. Upgrade your booking for an advanced macarons class.
What to Expect
Head to your cookery school in central Paris the afternoon, then meet your macaron-making instructor over a refreshing drink before beginning your class.

During your hands-on class, listen to step-by-step guidance from your instructor and master the delicate art of macaron making. Learn how to make the meringue shells in the colors of your choosing and master the art of piping in the buttercream filling.

When your macarons are ready, sample your creations with a cup of tea of coffee and listen as your host talks of the macaron’s place in French culture and tradition. After three hours of baking and tasting, take your box of macarons and head outside to conclude your class.

Upgrade your booking for an advanced macarons class and discover all Macarons subtelties
Reviews (59)
1 - 5 of 41 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Perfect way to spend an afternoon

Definitely the highlight of my week in Paris. The space was amazing and the class was the perfect amount of instructions to hands on! The macarons turned out great and I could not have been more pleased with my time there. Did supply my email...More

Thank laralb231
Reviewed 31 October 2018
A Great Way to Experience Paris!

While I had a bit of trouble trying to find the location, the class was well worth it. We had a lot of fun learning a new way to make macarons. The instructor was very precise in his instructions but interjected humor into the process....More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank weewalker
fredpouillot, Owner at Le Foodist, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Bonjour weewalker, I am glad you enjoyed the special blend of precise instructions with humor that your Chef used to get you engaged through learning how to make perfect macarons. And I am sorry you had difficulty finding the location - even though it is...More

Reviewed 23 October 2018
Great Paris activity with granddaughter

My daughter and granddaughter came to visit us for a week in Paris and this was such a fun experience for us all. We worked in pairs but the teacher allowed my 12 year old granddaughter to work on her own which she loved. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank deemet
fredpouillot, Owner at Le Foodist, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Bonjour deemet, I am very happy to know that your macarons turned out quite pretty and tasty - indeed our objective for all participants for all classes :-) And I am glad you enjoyed the particular blend of precise directions and humour which make the...More

Reviewed 8 October 2018
Fun and interesting!

The best part was the teacher ho was very precisous and very funny. We liked it. My wife said that this was her best memory of Paris...

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ivan D
Reviewed 2 October 2018
Macaroon class with my granddaughter

Hugo was an excellent teacher for our class in making macaroons. My 12 year old granddaughter did everything and we were so pleased with the results. It was a lovely way to spend our last afternoon in Paris.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank terryliz
fredpouillot, Owner at Le Foodist, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Bonjour terryliz, thank you for your very nice review of your experience learning how to make macarons with Hugo. Cheers Fred

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I called when I made a reservation. They were very responsive.
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This is small business, not a residence and not far from the University. We took a cab from our apartment in the 7th. It was +/- €15?
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