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Experience Paris: Baguette and Croissant Workshop

Highlights
  • Go behind the scenes of a French bakery during a 2-hour baking workshop
  • Learn how to make classic French baguettes and croissants
  • Discover French baking secrets from your baker/instructor
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Experience Paris: Baguette and Croissant Workshop
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Experience Paris: Baguette and Croissant Workshop
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Overview
Learn the secrets to making traditional French baguettes and croissants during a 2-hour baking workshop with a chef. Get time-tested recipes handed down over generations, and bread-making techniques that will help you make perfect baked goods. This is a hands-on baking lesson in the back rooms of a French bakery in Paris with group size limited to eight people for maximum personal attention from the instructor for each student. Leave the class with your own freshly-baked baguette to snack on later.
What to Expect
Make your way to your traditional bakery in the heart of Paris, where you'll go into the kitchens for a behind-the-scenes lesson to learn the secrets of French bread.

A Parisian baker guides you through the lesson, during which you'll make two different kinds of baguettes as well as buttery, flaky croissants. Watch as your instructor demonstrates the proper techniques for preparing and handling dough, and then try your hand at recreating what you've just seen — with help as you need it. As you watch and work, listen to your instructor's tips to glean the secrets of French baking.

The pay-off for all your hard work is in taking your own freshly-baked baguette out of the oven and tasting it while it's still warm. When the workshop is finished, you'll have a baguette to take with you for a later picnic, as well as the recipes and know-how to recreate the experience in your own kitchen at home.
Reviews (81)
1 - 5 of 7 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
French Cooking

How much fun was that. Dieter is the chef at Petit Mitterrand where we had our class. His sense of humor was not lost because he did not speak english. There was a wonderful translator who did a great job. We enjoyed the class of...More

Thank Petunia R
Reviewed 14 June 2018
Really enjoyed!

This was great french experience. I went with my 10 year old daughter. We help with the baking, ate lots of bread, came back with some tips and recipes. We had a great time - i highly recommend it for true french bakery experience.

1  Thank worldtraveler1234
Reviewed 21 May 2018
Lots of fun baking and tasting !

Fun and informative hands on class creating beautiful baguettes and croissants with passionate head baker. Translator provided .

Thank DGrewal
Reviewed 24 April 2018
Great knowledge!

Hilarious baker, amazing translator, great overall experience. Only reason for a 4 was I wish there was even more hands on baking, but the moments in the process we were able to see/feel/do did help with overall understanding of the baking. Be prepared to eat...More

Thank CireMese
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile
Most enjoyable

So much fun while learning the basics of baguette and croissant baking. Baker provided contact information so I can ask questions when I put this course to work.

Thank Thomas V
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