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Learn to bake French croissant w/ a chef

Rated 4.96 out of 5 from 1623 reviews.Paris, FrancePart of the Airbnb Cooking collection

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Cooking experience hosted by Matthieu

2.5 hours
French
Up to 6 people
Hosted in English, French

What you'll do

Discover the secrets of this famous viennoiserie & its true tasty !

Learn how to make the typically "French Croissant" & the "Pain au chocolat" :)

During this interactive cooking lesson, you will be hands-on in the kitchen and, equipped with an apron and all the utensils you need, you will learn how to make the "French Croissant" & the "Pain au chocolat", and one mystery confection!

You will be in control of your creations from start to finish, from the moment you lay eyes on the recipe for the first time to the moment you take your creation out of the oven.
I will be at your side to guide you and teach you, with full explanations, the techniques you need to guarantee your baking will be a success!

At the end of your experience, we can taste what you have baked and chat about your trip to Paris and I’ll also be happy to give you my culinary advice, recommendations and opinions.
Discover the secrets of this famous viennoiserie & its true tasty !

Learn how to make the typically "French Croissant" & the "Pain au chocolat" :)

During this interactive cooking lesson, you will be hands-on in the kitchen and, equipped with an apron and all the utensils you need, you will learn how to make the "French Croissant" & the "Pain au chocolat", and one mystery confection!

You will be in control of your creations from start to finish, from the moment you lay eyes on the recipe for the first time to the moment you take your creation out of the oven.
I will be at your side to…

Matthieu's commitment to safety

This host has committed to Airbnb’s COVID-19-related safety and cleaning guidelines – including adhering to social distancing guidelines, practising good hygiene, and ensuring that all participants wear a mask.

What's included

  • Food
    Learn step-by-step the art of puff pastry to create butter croissants ! Tak...
  • Drinks
    Tea and other drinks will be freely available during the entire workshop.
  • Tickets
    As a gift, the illustrated recipe to try at home to impress your family & f...
  • Equipment
    COVID-EQUIPMENT

    For the safety of everyone, we will also provid...
From £34
/ person
Mon, 17 Aug
09:00 - 11:30
£47 per person
£47 per person
Mon, 17 Aug
16:30 - 19:00
Join 1 other guest
£42 per person
£42 per person
Tue, 18 Aug
09:00 - 11:30
£47 per person
£47 per person

Meet your host, Matthieu

Host on Airbnb since 2018
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We’re the ultimate French food lovers and passionate about our culture, so we created “Maison Fleuret” to share truly unique moments with like-minded devotees like yourselves.

Growing up, we learned how to cook traditional French dishes from our grandmothers, who passed down their appreciation for cakes and pastries. In the years since, we worked with chefs, took cooking masterclasses, and practiced a lot — all so we can give you a genuine French culinary experience.
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Where you'll be

Your experience will take place in our workshop located in the heart of Saint-Germain-des-Prés in a private historical courtyard, hidden from the curious wanderer!

The Maison Fleuret workshop is made so you can enjoy a smooth and flawless experience with us.

Whether before or after the workshop, you cannot miss out on taking a walk in this iconic neighborhood! We are only a short stroll away from the Louvre, the Musée d’Orsay....

Rated 4.96 out of 5 from 1623 reviews.

S
August 2020
This was a very special and fun experience! I would love to come back for more, especially if the repertoire is increased! Thank you 😊
Brianna
August 2020
This experience was so fun and unique!! The place is great and super clean :) Matthieu was so friendly and super helpful :) I loved this experience, it is super unique and very informative!!
Alexandre
August 2020
I love this cooking class! Croissant in France is a classic and learning the how to is even more interesting. I had no baking experience and it was quite easy. The host was super nice, amazing English, quite attentive and will help every single person around the table.
I love this cooking class! Croissant in France is a classic and learning the how to is even more interesting. I had no baking experience and it was quite easy. The host was super n…
Susanne
August 2020
A lot of fun and veeeeeeery tasty croissants! The pastry chef really knew her business and seemed to have a lot of fun teaching us. Very nice kitchen, very stylish. 10/10 Points
Ben
August 2020
It was a really great and tasty croissant making class! Our pastry chef was amazing and super knowledgeable, she was also very helpful and attentive to everyone in the class. The best part is of course that you get to eat your creations fresh from the oven! Highly recommend
It was a really great and tasty croissant making class! Our pastry chef was amazing and super knowledgeable, she was also very helpful and attentive to everyone in the class. The b…
Claire
August 2020
Amazing experience! Olivier was a friendly and knowledgeable host. Very pretty location. Classic french viennoiseries were reallyyyy tasty. Next time i am in Paris i will try their other workshops ! Could not recomment more.

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Dietary preferences

If requested, the host can accommodate the dietary needs listed. You must let the host know before the experience if you’d like your needs to be accommodated.
Egg-free
Vegetarian
Peanut allergy
Fish allergy
Shellfish allergy
Soya-free
Tree nut allergy
Pescatarian

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 10 and up can attend.

More tips

Maison Fleuret will do its best and make sure you have a great time during your experience.
To do so, we guarantee a maximum of 6 attendees per experience ; it will not be possible to come with an extra guest, or stay as an observer without having booked.

What to bring

Bring along your favourite cake recipes to swap with fellow participants ;)

The experience is meant to be a nice break in your discovery, or rediscovery of Paris. This is why we are getting ready to give you the warmest welcome and we’ll make sure you feel at home! We are taking care of everything!