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Oxbow Market Cooking Class

It was absolutely wonderful! Julie is an amazing chef and teacher. The menu she selected was not... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Burlington, Vermont
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"Enlightening Adventure in Napa"

My husband surprised me with a birthday trip to Napa AND a cooking class with Julie. I felt very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was absolutely wonderful! Julie is an amazing chef and teacher. The menu she selected was not only delicious and visually appealing, but you could actually prepare the dishes at home or on a weeknight. I loved also that she gives you really insightful and...More

Thank ptang0lu
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband surprised me with a birthday trip to Napa AND a cooking class with Julie. I felt very fortunate to spend part of one day benefiting from Julie's culinary expertise as well as her gracious hospitality... It was a lovely way to spend part...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had an excellent time at our cooking class. We learned some good tips and actually got to do some good, hands-on cooking. The meal we shared was wonderful! Would totally recommend!

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Reviewed 13 August 2018

My husband and I were celebrating our 20th anniversary with a week in wine country and we are both glad we included Julie in our plans! We love food and cooking and wanted something not too basic and this was perfect. We started with a...More

1  Thank DFWnative2015
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Taking cooking class in Italy, has been on my bucket list for over 20 yrs. MORE fun than I had hoped. Julie planned a fabulous trip. Many interesting activities, really nice people to teach us about their craft. Beautiful Villa. Bravo Julie, Bravo

1  Thank Snipe2009
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

We planned cooking class with 5 girlfriends to celebrate 50th birthday It far exceeded my expectations Julie was wonderful Her home and kitchen were perfect Very inviting, comfortable and gave us plenty of space to make a wonderful dinner, which we were had at her...More

Thank Hfoggy
Reviewed 3 May 2018

I took my sisters who were visiting the Napa Valley to Julie's cooking class. I had been to the class before maybe 6 years ago. It is always iffy to try and repeat an experience, and I was a little nervous that the experience had...More

Thank jcsman48
Reviewed 25 April 2018

Absolutely wonderful experience with my two daughters in Julie's cooking class at her beautiful home. Julie shared at Oxbow Market how to select vegetables to cook that day in her class, select cheeses, wine, spices & fish. Her education, travel experiences and skills were impressive....More

Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 17 April 2018

I’ll never look at silent auctions the same. We won a Napa Trip that included this class. What a wonderful day! Julie is genuine and down to earth. The entire experience was about cooking the best. Our education at the Farmer’s Market was followed by...More

Thank askthedesigner
Reviewed 25 March 2018

We traveled with another couple and booked a day with Julie to take a break from the wineries. It was really one of the highlights of the trip. Julie was extremely knowledgeable, very patient and instructional and FUN! We had a couple mistakes that she...More

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16 June 2018|
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Response from Eastport95 | Property representative |
Hi, The menu is generally decided the day before when I everyone’s food issues. When you sign up on line you will have a pop-up questionnaire. This is where you would indicate any food issues. Thanks and I hope to see you... More
Terri G
10 March 2017|
Response from Eastport95 | Property representative |
HI Terri, On Friday's the class meets in St. Helena since that is where the farmer's market is located, and Tuesday's it's in Napa. The cooking part of the class takes place in Napa. The class is about 6 hours and the menus... More
Cassandra H
27 January 2017|
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Response from Idlecruz | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I am not Julie either, but we had a great experience. Julie is really fun and knowledgeable about all sorts of food groups. Her tour of the Farmers Market before we began cooking was fabulous! I would recommend this as... More