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Paris Macaron Making Small-Group Class with Advance Option

  • 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$ 117.13
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Macarons Class starting at 3pm.
US$ 117.13
Advanced Macarons Class
Advanced Macarons Class starting at 3pm.
US$ 140.80
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
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Reviewed 3 days ago
The best way to spend a Sunday afternoon

This was a really lovely activity - much more fun that trying on your own at home. We met lovely a lovely mixed group and Amanda was a brilliant teacher. I have tried them again since I got home and they were almost as good...More

Thank Karen E
fredpouillot, Owner at Le Foodist, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Bonjour Karen E, many thanks for highlighting how much you enjoyed your Sunday afternoon experience with Amanda learning how to make macarons (I know because this is the only class we offer on Sunday afternoon). I am glad you tried them again at home, and...More

Reviewed 5 days ago
Was the highlight of our week in Paris.

My husband and 12 year old son attended the How to make Macarons class. The entire venue was spotless, organized and charming. Hugo was our chef and he was funny and professional and we learned a great deal from him. I was worried that the...More

Thank Trish S
fredpouillot, Owner at Le Foodist, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Bonjour Trish S, thank you for taking the time to highlight the patience of Hugo in teaching and guiding all involved - including people with no experience - to make delicious macarons. So nice to read as well that this became one of your most...More

Reviewed 1 week ago
Excellent instruction

I wish I had booked more cooking classes at Le Foodist. Amanda's macaron class was wonderful. She answered all of our questions, the macarons were delicious, and I've already started experimenting with macaron-baking at home. (In case you're worried you won't be able to replicate...More

Thank Robyn C
fredpouillot, Owner at Le Foodist, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Bonjour Robyn C, indeed we very much want your experience at Le Foodist learning about French Culture through Food to feel leisurely and special. Because cooking is always special - and holidays should feel leisurely, sorry this is not what you experienced elsewhere. And it...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Highlight of my trip to Paris

What a perfect afternoon! I'd been to Paris enough to have seen all the top sites, and I love to bake. Hugo walked us through making macarons in a beautiful kitchen setting, and then we got to sample our creations at an elegant dining table....More

Thank Lynda S
fredpouillot, Owner at Le Foodist, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Bonjour Lynda S, thank you for your delightful review of your experience with Hugo learning how to make macarons; and indeed experienced or not, we will guide you through the steps, and it might still be an learning experience if you are. We can't wait...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Cooking delight

My family was looking forward to the macaron cooking class for quite some time. When I tried to book the class, Fred was more than accommodating. After he initially told me there was nothing available, he called me back to tell me he would open...More

Thank Richard P
fredpouillot, Owner at Le Foodist, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Bonjour Richard P, I am glad you appreciated our high touch high feel customer service ;-) And more importantly, that you enjoyed learning how to make macarons from scratch, tasting them and taking a box full of them back home. A la prochaine I hope....More

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28 August 2018|
Response from ChristineEspen | Reviewed this property |
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?
28 August 2018|
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Response from Mickaela P | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know, the age limit is 12, but that might depend on which class you’re interested in. You’d have to enquire.
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