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Holiday Cooking Class: Christmas in Provence Workshop

The Culinary Loft, which puts on food events throughout the year, is giving their holiday offerings a French twist.

Paule Caillat, owner of Promenades Gourmandes in Paris, and Rosa Jackson, owner Les Petits Farcis in Nice, will teach a series of four pre-Christmas workshop from December 16 through 19.

Paule’s workshops will focus on cheese and chocolate. In Rosa’s workshops, you will explore two ingredients more closely associated with southern France and the Mediterranean: saffron and honey. Dishes such as chicken bouillabaisse with saffron-scented rouille and pear tart with hazelnuts and lavender honey are on the menu.

Here’s the schedule, as well as a detailed menu for Christmas in Paris–All About Chocolate, below

Christmas in Paris-All about Cheese – 12/16/2010

Christmas in Paris- All about Chocolate – 12/17/2010

Christmas in Provence – Flavors of Provencal Honey! – 12/18/2010

Christmas in Provence – Flavors of French Saffron – 12/19/2010

Christmas in Paris–All About Chocolate

Date: Friday, December 17, 2010

Time: 6:30 – 10:30 PM

Cost: $155.00

Location: The Culinary Loft, 515 Broadway, Suite 5A, New York, NY 10012

Instructor: Paule Caillat, owner of the cooking school Promenades Gourmandes (www.promenadesgourmandes.com) in Paris.


Crispy Triangles of Duck Confit and Chocolate

Pork Tenderloin with Chocolate Sauce

Camembert, Dried Fruits and Crushed Cocoa Beans

A Surprise Chocolate Dessert!

To reserve, call The Culinary Loft at 212.431.7425.

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