Cooking Class - Gourmet French Technique

Learn a variety of French cooking techniques and create a gorgeous, four-course menu.

Chef Elham brings her elegant cooking style and expertise to this class for passionate food lovers who want to perfect their cooking skills. Guests will learn how to roll tart dough, caramelize onions, make a pan sauce, and prepare a chocolate mousse.

Cooking becomes educational and fun as Chef Elham guides you through creating delicious, French café recipes. You’ll learn how to make a caramelized onion and goat cheese tart from start to finish, compose a fresh country herb salad, and make chicken breasts with morel mushrooms without drying out the chicken. The dessert course will school you on making an excellent chocolate mousse — an invaluable skill for any chocolate lover.

Guests are welcome to bring wine and beer to enjoy during the class.

  • Minimum Guests 4
  • Maximum Guests 12
  • Meal Courses 4
  • Event Duration 3 hours
  • Labels Date Night, French, Gourmet, Italian

Reviews guests left for other experiences with Chef Elham



01 Sep 2023

This was a fun experience!



24 Jul 2023

A++++++++++++ Very fun and easy to learn. Enjoyed listening to her stories and knowledge.



23 Jul 2023

Chef Elham hosted a wonderful experience. The instruction was helpful and the recipes were easy to follow, and led to a successful event and a very tasty meal.

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Chef Elham has been teaching her unique style of elegant cuisine for the past 16 years. She nurtured her gift as a teacher with Sur La Table as the manager of the culinary program. Her specialties include classic French dishes as well as beloved Asian favorites that entice the palate. Chef Elham is thorough, patient and loves to see her students making great food and having fun while doing it.

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Chef Elham will travel to guests within the Bay Area for this experience.

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