Hands-on cooking and baking classes for all levels in Los Angeles

Hands-on Cooking Classes in Los Angeles

The Gourmandise School offers hands-on cooking classes in Los Angeles, California for beginners to professionals.  We focus on teaching classic techniques and use locally sourced ingredients.  The school offers baking and cooking classes, professional series and fascinating food workshops.  Our private parties are perfect for your next birthday celebration or special event.

Our regular classes are usually 3 hours long.  Some of our specialty or technique classes are a bit longer.  We also have some series courses that can be anywhere from 2 days to 10-weeks.  Prices start at $85 per class for adults ages 16 and up.  Kids classes start at $65.

The school’s objective is to educate people on how to create amazing meals and treats out of locally sourced and sustainable ingredients.   We work with the finest instructors who have their own specialties.  They teach the very best techniques.  Our aim is to be a resource for at-home bakers and chefs, as well as a key resource for the LA food community.

Classes are offered mornings, afternoons and evenings.  We are located in the Santa Monica Place Shopping Center on 4th Street between Broadway and Colorado.  We are open 7 days a week.

See our full class schedule here.