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Le Foodist

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“market visit”(98 reviews)
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Located in central Paris, we offer French Cooking Classes, Market Visits, Patisserie Classes, Wine & Cheese Tastings and Hosted Gastronomic dining. All our events are in ENGLISH! Our experiences are unique as they not only involve intense tasting...more
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59 rue du Cardinal Lemoine, 75005 Paris, France
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My 12 year old granddaughter and I had a delightful time making croissants at Le Foodist. It was one of her highlights of our two week trip to Normandy and Paris. The croissants we made were fabulous-the best we ate on this trip! Better yet,...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I was warmly greeted Frederick which made me feel very welcomed. I love the color palate of the dinning room, it was gorgeous! I'm not sure if my fav part was the market tour or learning to cook to lunch. What I enjoyed about the...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was such a fun experience. My sister-in-law and myself were there with 3 other couple/groups that we didn't know. A husband and wife, 2 young women, and a single lady. Each group was assigned a different macaroon filling to make and we each chose...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great time! Good food! Fun class and teacher, Lots of memories ever time we make Macaroons in the future.

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Stephan was very knowledgeable about the wines, cheeses, and the regions of France. Great sense of humor as well.

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank John M
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a great time making "coq" au vin, purée à la Robuchon, and poires Belle-Hélène. The class was manageable for beginners and chef Fred also did a great job explaining some of the more "technical" reasons how and why we did things the way...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank oignon_vert
fredpouillot, Owner at Le Foodist, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Bonjour oignon_vert, I am glad you enjoyed the way we like to explain the why of things - from a scientific point of view or from a historical perspective, depending on which one is relevant for any given ingredient or technique. We believe it is...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you're even considering doing this while in Paris, don't hesitate! Pick a class & make your reservation. Fred hosted our experience, which included a trip to the market, prepping, cooking & enjoying a 3 course meal. Along the way, Fred was informative, entertaining, and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ClarkBarMemories
fredpouillot, Owner at Le Foodist, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Bonjour ClarkBarMemories, thank you so much - your reivew if Le Best! I am glad you enjoyed the mix of information, entertainment and cooking delicious along the way. Many merci for your review! Fred

Reviewed 1 week ago

Taking a market lunch class at le Foodist with Fred was educational, fun, and delicious. I enjoyed learning about different types of cheeses and shopping for some of the ingredients locally. We then worked on the various parts of the meal in ever-changing small groups,...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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fredpouillot, Owner at Le Foodist, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Bonjour jaf37, thank you for thorough review of your experience. I am glad you got to reproduce the dessert we did for your family, and that they were impressed - awesome. And I am glad you enjoyed the various aspects of the market visit, including...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I joined Fred and a group of other diners on a trip to the local market before cooking some amazing food. You can tell how passionate they are about making every experience special for every guest. We had a wonderful time and...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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fredpouillot, Owner at Le Foodist, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Bonjour Dream14156473374, I am so happy to read you will be / have been making this meal for friends and family - this is one of our goals. Indeed ensure that the experience is special for people joining us, but as importantly try to give...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved it. Professional, cozy, delicious and fun! A priceless experience from a professional company with employees that are passionate and care. If you want a wine and cheese and food experience that is authentic and French don't opt for an experience... the Foodist delivers THE...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank diane w
fredpouillot, Owner at Le Foodist, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Bonjour diane w, this is a very STRONG review of your wine and cheese pairing lunch. Indeed we care. And indeed we are a bit passionate about what we do. Many many thanks for letting others know! MERCI! Fred

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TakeFiveTravel
29 July 2018|
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Response from tr897 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Casual, comfortable clothes. I think closed shoes would be best because of the equipment used but I don remember if it was required.
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ayishad2016
10 March 2018|
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Response from fredpouillot | Property representative |
Bonjour Ayisha, I believe we have now exchanged via email; but as per our terms and conditions our minimum age is actually 12 years old. Thank you Fred
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Denmal_CLT
11 February 2018|
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Response from fredpouillot | Property representative |
Bonjour Denise F, actually your credit card is charged at the time of booking. So if that is a concern, I would suggest you book closer to your class date (provided you have flexibility in your schedule in case the class... More
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