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Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes

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A highlight

Chef Jean Marc is engaging, patient, and full of insights. We spent a full day visiting the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Steve M
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Dallas, Texas
French Cooking Class-"A day to remember"

Recently, my wife and I took an all-day cooking class from Jean Marc Villard and his wife Alice... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mike45992
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Reno, Nevada
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Hands on cooking class near AVIGNON / FRANCE. Learn French Cuisine with Chef Jean-Marc, 10 years Chef and teacher at Paul Bocuse Institute.Chef Jean-Marc teaches in English and You will cook a three courses menu and share lunch with him and his wife...more
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409B Chemin du Carraire, 84660, Avignon, France
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Reviewed 12 August 2012

I had very high expectations for this French Cuisine Cooking Class in Lyon France and the experience blew my expectations away! This was an experience of a life time and one I will never forget. I can't wait to go back with friends & family....More

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ChefJeanMarc, Propriétaire at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2012

Hello Jeanne, Thanks a lot for your so kind review. Our aim is that people are satisfied by their French culinary experience in a professional kichen, share a friendly meal in a French home and keep a good souvenir from Lyon and France. Hope to...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Chef Jean Marc is engaging, patient, and full of insights. We spent a full day visiting the market, then preparing - and enjoying - a meal. Jean Marc and his wife Alice are gracious hosts.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently, my wife and I took an all-day cooking class from Jean Marc Villard and his wife Alice. Ohh la la! We scheduled the class on the recommendation of the reviews in Trip Advisor and we were not disappointed. Jean Marc and Alice put a...More

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ChefJeanMarc, Owner at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much Mike for your very kind review. We spent such a lovely day with you all and are so happy that you have enjoyed your cooking day so much with your classmates ! We wish you a very nice thankgiving ! will...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We needed more time for this type of activity. I was part of a group of three couples that had traveled to France to experience the Provence. Every part of our experience with this chef was outstanding. We met in the morning and were taken...More

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ChefJeanMarc, Owner at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks Loren for your kind review. It is great to know that you have enjoyed your French day of cooking with us, learning, sharing the Lunch. It was a great for us too. Thank you !

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently spent a wonderful day in Provence cooking with chef Jean Marc Villard in the beautiful home he shares with his wife, Alice. They went out of their way to make the class participants feel welcome, resulting in a thoroughly positive and enjoyable experience....More

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JEAN MARC V, Owner at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

A lot of Thanks for your kind review on Tripadvisor. It was a pleasure to meet you and to teach you some French culinary tips. Happy that you have learned a lot and can do it again at home. Wish you will keep for a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a great day with Jean Marc and his wife Alice. We were greeted with a delicious espresso and a warm, freshly baked cookie while we waited for other guests to arrive. What a lovely start to the day! First, let me say -...More

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JEAN MARC V, Owner at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for your nice review ! Happy that you enjoy your day with us and learned some French culinary tips ! Take care.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have always dreamed of taking cooking classes in France! And Jean Marc Villard's cooking class was exactly what I'd envisaged. Wonderful!! Quintessentially provincial French kitchen and verandah where we enjoyed the 3-course menu we prepared. Jean Marc is a chef with a wealth of...More

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JEAN MARC V, Owner at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much Laraine for your kind message. It was a pleasure to share this day with your group. Happy that you keep good memories of your cooking class and that you will try to make the recipes again at home. Enjoy your Summer...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an absolute MUST to do! First of all Jean Marc and his wife Alice are a dream. They are so hospitable in every way and their home is beautiful. Following coffee, we started our day with a trip to the co-op market in...More

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JEAN MARC V, Owner at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for you very kind review. It was a pleasure to meet you both and spent the day with you around cooking and sharing the Lunch. Best to you both.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On my wife's bucket list was a French cooking class while we were in France and she chose Chef Jean Marc Villard,and we geared our visit to Avignon around his class. Chef picked us up at the local train station and took us to his...More

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JEAN MARC V, Owner at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Maurice and Zoe for your kind review on Tripadvisor. It was a pleasure to meet you both. Keep in touch and you ever come back to France, keep in touch. Kind regards. Alice and Jean-Marc

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chef Jean-Marc and his wife Alice offer a truly delightful day of shopping, cooking, and eating. We started with coffee and a sweet treat as everyone arrived. Then off to shop for our meal at a local co-op run by the farmers themselves. Back to...More

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JEAN MARC V, Owner at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind review. Happy to read that you have enjoyed your day with us. It was a pleasure to meet you and all the group you join. Happy that you already repeats some recipes ! Kind regards from Alice and Jean-Marc

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful day with Jean Marc and his charming wife Alice! They both seem to really enjoy their guests. Coffee and a snack, a trip to the coop, which was very interesting, and so much fun cooking and eating with new friends! Would...More

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JEAN MARC V, Owner at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind review. It was a pleasure to meet you and teach some French culinary tips ! Take care !

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417Cynthia
10 April 2018|
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Response from ChefJeanMarc | Property representative |
Hello, you have to come on your own from Aix en Provence. You can take a train to Isle-sur-la-Sorgue and we can pick you up there at the station. Or rent a car. If you would like more details, you can write us through our... More
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Stan_n_Beth
9 April 2018|
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Response from ChefJeanMarc | Property representative |
Hi, you have to go on our website cuisinedechef com and send us an email. So we will send you informations about our classes. Thanks
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Richard C
14 September 2016|
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Response from ChefJeanMarc | Property representative |
Hi Liz and Richard, Sorry, but your message was not forwarded by Tripadvisor and we only find now your message. It would have been a pleasure to welcome you during your stay in Provence and share with you a French cooking... More
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