ONLINE French Pâtisserie Class taught in English
Learn to make Éclairs & more
Class Duration: 2-3 hours
*Number of participants refers to the number of individual connections to our zoom session. You can be multiple people in the same kitchen but we ask that you try not to be more than 2 people as much for your own benefit as for your fellow participants & chef-instructor.
Number Recipes: 2-3 recipes
Average Food Cost: About 20 euros and assumes that you have some basic ingredients available in your kitchen (Sugar, Flour, Eggs . . .)
Times: Times vary according to the date offered. Times listed in CET (Central European Time)
- Instruction in English
- Shopping list provided with recipes
- Technical setup instructions provided for you to enjoy your virtual experience
- Hands-on interactive lesson
- Link to class video so you can re-watch
- Small group size (you can be more than one person on one device but we would ask that you try to be no more than 2 as much for your enjoyment as for the other participants).
- Interactive Zoom sessions & Instructional videos for work alone steps
- Online baking class – so you cook in the comfort of your own home
- Learn from an experienced French pastry chef
An online French Pâtisserie Class
This online French Desserts class is dedicated to all things pâte à choux. The choux pastry dough is just one of those classic French recipes that you should master. Used in applications both savory and sweet, it is a perfect partner for cocktails and birthdays, and just for a treat. We’ll teach you recipes from the basics (cream puffs), to the extravagant (croquembouche), and pass by the Paris-Brest, and Saint-Honoré along the way. You’ll learn this versatile French pastry dough recipe and some of the sweet ways you can enjoy it. This is the same dough and technique needed to make éclairs, chouquettes, gougères, the Paris-Brest, Saint-Honoré, & more. Perfect your skills in this introduction to choux pastry dough.
With our professional pastry chef, we are bringing the sweet taste of France into your home kitchen.
Join us online from the comfort of your own kitchen and know that you too can make perfect French desserts at home. This class is offered punctually on specific dates so be sure to check the calendar on our website to see when we’ll be hosting the next class. Classes are always listed in CET (Central European Time). If you’re not sure of the time in your time zone, click here.
Don’t see a date that works for you? You can send us an email to suggest another date. If we are available we will propose the date and should we have enough participants, we will run the class. You may also wish to gather your friends and family for a private class customized for you. Please note that we need to give participants enough time to prepare for shopping for the class.
A link to the recording of the Zoom session will be provided after the class.
Let’s start baking!
DATES & TIMES & RECIPES
The time the class is scheduled is based on CET (Central European Time). While we have tried to calculate the time in a few time zones, we ask that you please ensure you check your time zone
One of the famous French desserts made from the most versatile of French dough recipes, the pâte à choux (choux pastry dough). This one is for the lovers of pralines and choux pastry.
Recipes: Pâte à Choux (choux pastry dough) & Pastry Cream Praliné, Homemade Praline Paste
Sunday, January 23, 7:00 PM CET Paris | 6:00 PM GMT London| 1:00 PM EST New York | 10:00 AM PST Los Angeles
Tools needed: Metal pastry ring or a large plate (for tracing), Rubber spatula, Hairdryer or blow torch (optional), Whisk, Food processor, Candy thermometer, food processor, Stand-up or hand-held mixer, Piping bags, Plain pastry tip, Small star tip (10mm – or whatever you have)
Note: We, of course, prefer that you attend classes LIVE. But if you are unable to attend the LIVE class, you can also select to watch the recording so that you may follow along on your own. You can always email the chef to ask your questions.
Consider privatizing this lesson: If you don’t see a time that suits your schedule, why not take this class as a private lesson. We can customize a lesson for you and your friends. Find out more about our private lessons here.