Demonstration Baking Class - Introduction to Cream Puffs

Join Chef Jean Yves as he teaches guests how to make and fill crisp choux pastry.

You'll be an expert on cream puffs and eclairs after this course in French pastry from Chef Jean Yves. With years of experience crafting beautiful pastries, Chef Jean Yves is the perfect guide through learning how to create this French favorite.

Learn to make the classic "choux" pastry, a dough which is meticulously cooked over the stove before baking into round puffs or long eclairs. Chef Jean Yves will then show you how to properly bake, cool, fill and decorate a variety of choux pastries. Once you have learned these basic techniques, you can start crafting your own delicious and elegant desserts at home.

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

  • Minimum Guests 2
  • Maximum Guests 4
  • Meal Courses 2
  • Event Duration 2 hours
  • Labels Baking, Beginner, French, Pastry

Cozymeal guest reviews for this experience

Gibson H.

Gibson

13 Jul 2019

Chef Jean Yves is an amazing teacher! We had so much fun making some delicious pastries. He broke down the recipe and highlighted the key steps to making a truly yummy and beautiful cream puff. It's all about the science and texture. We will absolutely sign up for another class soon! Merci beaucoup!

Marc B.

Marc

19 Oct 2018

Super friendly. Made the experience very fun and the cream puffs were delicious!

Marc B.

Marc

13 Oct 2018

Chef Jean was friendly and fun! He was very informative of the science behind baking and surprised us with his comedic side!

Meet your chef

Chef Jean Yves
Chef Jean Yves Verified chef
Food safety certified

A winner of the esteemed MOF Pastry title, designating him a "Master Craftsman," Chef Jean Yves has served various political leaders and VIP clients. He specializes in traditional French pastry and the artistry of sugar, has owned several pastry shops in San Francisco, and published a French pastry cookbook. With over 40 years experience in pastry, Chef Jean Yves is ready to share his mastery of combining butter, sugar, eggs, flour, and chocolate to make unique desserts. Bon appétit!

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