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Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes

409B Chemin du Carraire, 84660, Avignon, France
+33 6 03 58 30 34
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Do yourself a favour...

Do yourself a favour and take a break from visiting all those hilltop villages. Regardless of your... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chuck C
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What a day we had with Jean-Marc and his wife Alice. Invited into their home in Provence, it was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
FreoEssie
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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 Alice. He opened his cooking school for amateurs in Lyon in 2001 and now proposes cooking classes in the sunny and nice area : PROVENCE. Join him for a French culinary experience !
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409B Chemin du Carraire, 84660, Avignon, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Do yourself a favour and take a break from visiting all those hilltop villages. Regardless of your cooking expertise you should thoroughly enjoy a day with Chef Jean Marc and his lovely wife Alice. We did the class last year and could not wait to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a day we had with Jean-Marc and his wife Alice. Invited into their home in Provence, it was just such a special experience. Even the most experienced cook will learn a few tips. I have done many many cooking courses, but this has to...More

Thank FreoEssie
ChefJeanMarc, Owner at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks a lot for you kind review. We share such a nice time all together and your Chateauneuf wine was so delightful... thanks again !! Hope you find your round tart in Paris and we wait for the pictures of your tart when you will...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our day spent in Jean Marc Villard's cooking class was wonderful. The classroom setting was well organized and instructions were clear and easy to follow. The meal presentation was perfect and food was delicious. This was a vacation experience that I won't forget and highly...More

Thank Robin P
ChefJeanMarc, Owner at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many Thanks for you nice review and happy that we made your vacation experience unforgettable. Cheers !

Reviewed 7 August 2017

This was a super fun cooking class. We started with a trip to the local market and then proceeded to cook a multi-course lunch in Chef's beautiful kitchen. The results were spectacular and our meal in the sunlit garden came complete with wine-pairing. To do...More

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Jean-Marc V, Propriétaire at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for you kind review and happy that you keep good memory of your French cooking class with us in Provence. Enjoy your stay in Lyon and hope you will test some addresses we recommended. Hope to see you again !

Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Jean Marc and his wife, Alice, created an EXCEPTIONAL hands-on cooking experience for me and my two children (ages 11 and 14). The setting at their home outside of Avignon is beautiful and the menu was delicious. This was definitely one of the highlights of...More

1  Thank Laura P
Jean-Marc V, Propriétaire at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your nice review. We love to read that our guest enjoy our cooking class. It is also for us great time to share the French way to cook and also the French way to share a meal. Hope you are...More

Reviewed 23 July 2017

My husband and I had the opportunity to spend a few wonderful days in the beautiful home of a very gifted chef & teacher, Jean-Marc and his lovely wife Alice in Provence. Our cooking classes were beyond all expectations. Each day begins with a trip...More

2  Thank JCBlair
Jean-Marc V, Propriétaire at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Sorry for the late answer to your beautiful review. We love the time we spent with you and hope that you find time to test again your recipes at home. We wish the best to find your new place. Best greetings to you both !

Reviewed 20 July 2017

Jean Marc presents a wonderful day teaching the art of Provence cooking. He starts with a trip to a nearby organic co-op to get some of the food needed for the class. You're also free to purchase any of the foods while you're there as...More

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Jean-Marc V, Propriétaire at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your great review about us. We do our best to make people to enjoy our cooking classes and discover some tricks of French cooking and we have the chance to live in Provence, the garden of France !!

Reviewed 19 July 2017

Amazing day at cooking school in The Luberon! A five star lunch was created and eaten! Met new and fabulous friends. One of the BEST days I have ever had, not to mention by favorite day on my incredible vacation! Strongly recommend taking part in...More

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Jean-Marc V, Propriétaire at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your great review on Tripadvisor and Happy that we make this day one of your favorite day during your vacation in Provence ! Hope to see you again in the future... best greetings !

Reviewed 14 July 2017

My wife and I chose Jean Marc's cooking class because we like to cook and the great reviews on Tripadvisor looked like something we would just love. Well, let us tell you, it was! All these great reviews on here are for real and we...More

Thank Justin P
Jean-Marc V, Propriétaire at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your nice review and sorry for the late answer ! Hope you have enjoyed your stay in France and especially in Provence !! Best wishes to you both and hope your family or friends will enjoy your French dishes !

Reviewed 13 July 2017

What can be more perfect while staying in Provence than experiencing the sites, smells and tastes of this lovely region with master Chef Jean Marc Villard? Well, I am here to tell you that our cooking class with Chef Villard perfectly captured all that makes...More

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Jean-Marc V, Propriétaire at Jean Marc Villard's Cooking Class - Day Classes, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2017

Thank you so much for your very rave review. Happy that you enjoy the cooking class and happy to have shared with you a slice of our paradise in Provence ! Best greetings to all your group.

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Richard C
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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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Hi, we just sent you our answer through the other email you sent us.
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Response from Jean-Marc V | Property representative |
Hello, yes there is a regional train from Avignon center station at 7.55am arriving at 8.16am at Isle-sur-la-Sorgue/Fontaine de vaucluse station. We will pick you up there. Difficult to say how far in advance you need to... More
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