Welcome to The Gourmandise School

A recreational cooking school in Santa Monica Place offering hands-on cooking & baking classes for beginners to professionals, adults, and kids, focusing on teaching classic techniques.

Give The Gift of Gourmandise

Find the best gifts for the culinary curious, chefs, and cooks in your life! Our Gift Shop has baskets that are great for holidays, housewarmings, weddings, birthdays, and more.

On Boards Gift Set
teen cooking class camp


The Gourmandise School’s Camps for Kids (ages 8-12) and Teen Camps (ages 12-16) are ideal for young cooks looking to explore the culinary world. Our Summer Camps fill quickly, so peruse the Summer Camp Schedule to find one that works for you!

Keep an eye on our full schedule for updates.

Virtual Cooking & Baking Classes

The Gourmandise School’s LIVE virtual online cooking and baking classes are conducted via Zoom. After you purchase a class, we will send you the recipes, ingredients list, and the equipment you’ll need. Search ‘Virtual’ on our Class Calendar and check back regularly as we add new classes often!

Keep an eye on our full schedule for updates.

Virtual Cooking Class

Private Parties

Custom culinary events for your group.

parent and child cooking


In-person and virtual classes available.

Cookbook and cutlery gifts available at The Gourmandise School

Gift Shop

Cooking and baking gifts for everyone on your list!


The Gourmandise School’s Cooking and Baking Series Courses offer a great way to develop your cooking and baking skills, and also improve your abilities.

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Gourmandise School Gift Certificate

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See our FULL CALENDAR OF CLASSES to register

All class times are Pacific Standard Time zone for those out of state.

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