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Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes

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An experience you will want to tell your friends about.

Our experience included a small group of six would-be cooks, led by Jean-Marc with support from his... read more

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One Day Cooking Class with Jean-Marc

My wife & I did a 1 day class with Jean-Marc in August 2018. Most outstanding! This is a... read more

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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
409B Chemin du Carraire, 84660, Avignon, France
+33 6 03 58 30 34
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Reviewed yesterday

Our experience included a small group of six would-be cooks, led by Jean-Marc with support from his wife Alice. The day was relaxing, informative and entertaining. The facilities are top-notch and the outdoor setting and view for our lunch was memorably beautiful. Jean-Marc took us...More

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Reviewed yesterday

My wife & I did a 1 day class with Jean-Marc in August 2018. Most outstanding! This is a "hands-on" class, which really facilitates learning. Small class 8 of us). Though Jean-Marc did some of the sous-chef work in advance (in the interest of time),...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have always wanted to take a cooking class abroad and finally had the opportunity last Saturday! From the moment I met chef Jean-Marc and Alice they made me feel welcome. Chef was very encouraging and was just a great instructor with a fun sense...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and our friends took a class with Jean-Marc in August. We had a great time from the shopping experience, to learning new techniques in the kitchen and cooked some wonderful food too. Jean-Marc and his wife Alice made us feel so welcome in...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the cooking class with Jean Marc Villard in July whilst honeymooning in France. We couldn't recommend it more highly! Jean Marc and his wife Alice were both delightful and hosted the class in their lovely, well equipped home. Prior to the class, Jean...More

Thank ZoeB1985
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a marvellous day with Jean-Marc and Alice, and even ended up inviting them to visit us in England for lunch, which, on reflection, may have been a little ambitious! It was definitely a highlight of our stay in Provence and the very serious...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and 2 friends enjoyed a wonderful day with Jean-Marc in August. From the beginning we felt very relaxed and comfortable. The visit to the local coop was an interesting insight into local farming practices and we purchased delicious produce to cook at home. The...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cooking class today in Jean-Marc Villard's cooking school in Maubec, Provence. We took a short train ride from Avignon to L’Isle du Sorgue, where Alice Villard, our wonderful hostess, picked us up and drove us to their home. There we met six other students as...More

Thank jphoyer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When we look back upon our time spent in Provence, this was the shining star of the trip. My husband and I are both foodies and enjoy cooking. Spending the day with Jean Marc and his wife, Alice was amazing. We met at their beautiful...More

Thank Elisabethski
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a unique, fun, edifying, relaxing and memorable day with Jean Marc and Alice. It was the highlight of our trip and a day that none of us will ever forget. We all were different levels of cooking/baking, yet everyone learned a great deal and...More

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ChefJeanMarc, Owner at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind review. Hope to see you again in the future !! Cheers to you !

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10 April 2018|
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
9 April 2018|
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
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