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Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes

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Cooking Class with Jean Marc Villard

We booked our class from the US a month ahead of time and went based on the reviews, length of the... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2014
Jon K
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Los Angeles, California
Fantastic family cooking experience

My husband, two teenage daughters and I had a marvelous cooking experience with Jean-Marc Villard... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2014
SusanAdes
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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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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Reviewed 22 August 2014

We booked our class from the US a month ahead of time and went based on the reviews, length of the class (we wanted a two day class) and Jean Marc's willingness to work within our menu interests. I was apprehensive as this is a...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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Jean-Marc V, Propriétaire at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2014

Thank you so much for your detailed and nice review. We enjoyed so much the time with you four. Happy to know that you have learnt a lot about French Cuisine and hope you enjoyed to discover the Beaujolais area too. Next time, don't hesitate...More

Reviewed 17 August 2014

My husband, two teenage daughters and I had a marvelous cooking experience with Jean-Marc Villard and his delightful wife and partner, Alice. I asked Jean-Marc to come up with a menu that was very vegetable focused and very light on meat. The menu he shared...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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Jean-Marc V, Gérant at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2014

Thank you so much for your kind and warm review about your culinary adventure with us. We have had such a nice moment altogether and enjoyed to make you discover some French culinary secrets. We will let you know when we will be in Provence...More

Reviewed 27 July 2014

My wife and I had a great time on a private cooking lesson with Chef Jean-Marc Villard, assisted by his lovely wife Alice. He picked us up at our apartment in Lyon, took us marketing through Les Halles Lyon Paul Bocuse, and then out to...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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Alice V, Propriétaire at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2014

Thank so much for you quick and so nice review on Tripadvisor. You are our best ambassador in the world ! and are so happy that you enjoy your hands on cooking class with us. It was also a pleasure to meet you and hope...More

Reviewed 23 July 2014

My friend and I had the pleasure of spending two days learning French cooking from one of the most colorful French Chef extraordinaire in Lyon, Jean Marc Villard. This experience was truly a highlight of our trip. Chef Jean Marc and his lovely wife Alice...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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Jean-Marc V, Propriétaire at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2014

Thanks a lot for your so kind review. We enjoy to read about your satisfaction about what you have learnt during your cooking classes. It was a pleasure to organise at the last minute a second class to teach you how to cook brioche !!...More

Reviewed 5 June 2014

My wife and I, along with 3 other friends, thoroughly enjoyed the market tour and cooking class. Going into it we were a bit unsure what the market tour would cover, but came away pleasantly surprised. Jean-Marc walked us thru the market explaining all about...More

Date of experience: May 2014
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Jean-Marc V, Propriétaire at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2014

Thank you very much for the nice review you wrote about our cooking class. We spent a nice time with your group and keep a so good souvenir !! Hope to see you again for a new culinary adventure ... next time in Provence maybe...More

Reviewed 5 June 2014

My husband and I and our two college age daughters took the class from Jean-Marc in May 2014. We have travelled a lot but never did anything like this- so I thought it would be something new And local to do with my family. My...More

Date of experience: May 2014
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Jean-Marc V, Propriétaire at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2014

Thank you so much for your review. It was such a great day to teach your family French Cuisine and have fun all together. Our cooking classes now take place in another location in the Lyonnaise hills in a beautiful area, close to Lyon. And...More

Reviewed 15 May 2014

My wife and I decided while in one of the food capitals of the world (Lyon) to take a cooking class. Jean-Marc (the chef and instructor) and his wife (the cheerleader and business manager) both wrote and spoke English fluently, were great hosts, and also...More

Date of experience: April 2014
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Jean-Marc V, Propriétaire at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2014

Thank you very much for your helpful review on Tripadvisor. Our guests are our best ambassador. Just note that we propose the market tour to discover the high quality ingredients as an option and perhaps we are not clear enough in our offer. We will...More

Reviewed 11 May 2014

My wife and I took a class from Jean Marc in Sept. of 2013 and it was a memorable experience. We had a fun day of cooking with 2 other couples, 1 from Canada and 1 from Australia. Jean Marc was delightful as he guided...More

Date of experience: September 2013
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Jean-Marc V, Propriétaire at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2014

Thanks so much for your kind review on Tripadvisor. We remember the great time we have with your group and are happy you have kept a good souvenir of your cooking class with us last September. Thanks again and have a nice summer.

Reviewed 4 May 2014

Having read the other reviews I must say that also my expectations have been surpassed. The Chef Jean-Marc is very friendly and hospitable. You instantly feel welcome. We learned a lot and I can fully recommend to book the class. Perhaps you will find cheaper...More

Date of experience: May 2014
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Jean-Marc V, Propriétaire at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2014

Thanks a lot for your kind review. We are happy that you enjoyed your cooking class with us and the menu you cooked. Hope you learnt a lot of technics for French Cuisine during your stay in Lyon. We had a nice time all together...More

Reviewed 30 April 2014

Spending the day cooking with Jean Marc was a lifetime experience for me and should be on everyone's bucket list. The setting is lovely. The courses were simple and delicious. But sitting down to enjoy our efforts with a glass of wine, my fellow classmates...More

Date of experience: April 2014
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Jean-Marc V, Propriétaire at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2014

Thank you so much Susan for your kind review. We have such a nice moment all together with Jaclinn and Michael, your fellow classmates. Happy to know that you enjoy your stay in Lyon and especially the French cuisine. Hope to see you again in...More

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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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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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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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