Our Paris Blog

Bonjour de Paris! Welcome to our Cook’n With Class Paris Blog. Come discover Paris and greater France from a local point of view. Pick up great travel tips, cooking technics, recipes and join us on visual and informative journey through France . . . and sometimes beyond.

April9, 2018
by Claudia Taylor

The week I won Paris!

How would you like to win a trip to Paris? Well, Claudia entered and won the grand prize to our cook’n in Paris sweepstakes celebrating the over 10 years of our French cooking school’s existence. Come along with her on her virgin trip to Paris.

January9, 2018
by Yetunde Oshodi-Fraudeau

Coming soon . . . New in Paris 2018

We get excited at the start of each year where we here about the many great things to come in Paris. Check out some food (and drink), loving finds to whet your appetite in 2018.

December19, 2017
by Mona Khalife

The Perfect Christmas Dinner Wine Pairing

Our Sommelier, Mona shares some wine pairing tips to help make your Christmas dinner both festive and tasty. Impress your family and friends with these great suggestions

November20, 2017
by Yetunde Oshodi-Fraudeau

Countdown to Christmas in Paris

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Paris. If you’re coming to Paris this Christmas, here is a list of Paris Christmas Markets to enjoy.

October31, 2017
by Mona Khalife

Let’s talk about wine

Wondering how to select the right wines when you don’t drink wine? How do you choose which wine to bring to a dinner party? How do you pick out wine at a wine shop? These questions are more answered by our sommelier and resident wine expert, Mona Khalife.

October4, 2017
by Emily Dilling

A taste for French wines – Enjoying the harvest season in France

The Fall marks the grape harvest season. A great time to visit the numerous wineries of France. But if a winery visit is not in the cards, at least you can enjoy the wonderful wines of France not only in bars but also during wine tastings.

October3, 2017
by Sue Bullen

Perfect Paris Parks

While in Paris for 2 months, Sue not only helped out at Cook’n with class picking up valuable kitchen skills, she also explored Paris’s many parks.

September5, 2017
by Emily Dilling

Seasonality in the City

We are all about eating fresh & seasonal foods but it’s not always easy to be aware of the seasons in a big city where everything is so readily available. Emily has some tips for you on how to make the best of the season even in the city.