Why choose the Italian cooking school Cordon Bleu?

Why choose the Italian cooking school Cordon Bleu?

A wide range of specializations, from sweet to savoury dishes, and taught by highly qualified teachers.

Whether long or based on one single workshop, no prior knowledge is required for these courses.

They are open to those new to the cooking experience as well as those who want to improve their skills or add new and innovative recipes to traditional ones.

The Italian cooking school Cordon Bleu has a network of professional chef teachers dedicated to providing the highest level of culinary instruction, and taking participants on a memorable taste experience, in a warm and friendly atmosphere.

These courses can be taught in English and French.

Who is the course for?

These courses are ideal for food enthusiasts, for chefs, foreigners and whoever wants to feel more confident in specific cooking areas.

For the love of the cooking arts

Amateur courses are aimed at those who love cooking and wish to improve their skills in the preparation of traditional Italian dishes: fresh pasta, first course dishes (pasta, risotto, soups), second course dishes (meat and fish), yeast doughs, ice-cream, as well as ethnic cuisine and pastry arts.

The courses are a fun and constructive introduction to the culinary world, and a first step towards a potential future profession.

They are great for those that already have a basic self taught level of competence in the home kitchen, for foreigners and for cooks wishing to enhance a specific area.

All of this thanks to a professional and hospitable staff of ourItalian cooking schoollocated in the unique and attractive location of Palazzo Panciatichi Ximenes.

Amateur Courses

Some of our school's amateur cooking classes
Course
Course Type
Duration
Lang
Aroma Italia Stuffed Pasta and its veg surprises
Amateur Courses
1 lesson

The lesson is devoted to the preparation of different types of Home made pasta (tortelli and ravioli) with veg stuffing.
During the lesson students will be taught also on particular shapes of tortelli and ravioli.
For more info contact the School +39 055 2345468 or info@cordonbleu-it.com


 
Price: € 90€
Basic Cooking - Evening - January Cooking methods
Amateur Courses
3 hours evening
In salt crust, Poaching, Broiling, Sauteing, Pot roasting, Roasting 

Stewing, Steaming, En-papillotte, Smoking, Marinating, Maillard Reaction, Browining, Searing, Tieing the chicken, Boning the chicken.

Cooking part: Chicken in salt crust, Poached eggs, Meat or fish in sicilian style, Roasted mackarel, Veal with orange sauce, Fish en papillotte, Steamed mussles with poaced eggs, Smoked shrimps.

Price: 100€
Basic Cooking January Soups, first courses and risotti
Amateur Courses
3 hours afternoon
Different Italian soups, minestroni, fondues, consomme, veloutes. How to clarify stocks and to make a consommè.

Cooking part: Milanese style risotto, Vichysoisse, Spinach Veloute, Cheese foundue Pidmont 

style, Potato gnocchi.

Price: 100€
Basic Cooking - Evening - January Meat
Amateur Courses
3 hours evening
How to select the veal and beef cuts for the different dishes, ageing, marinating, roasting, deglazing, brasing, stewing, Pork, Lamb, Organ meats, Mustard, Pepper, Sour Cream.

Cooking part: Filet en boite, Beef filet with green pepper sauce or balsamic vinegar, Boeuf Stroganoff, Veal stew "Bouquetiere". Duck breast with orange sauce, Pilaw rice.

Price: 100€
Basic Cooking January Fish and sea food
Amateur Courses
3 hours afternoon
How to judge freshness, how to get fish fillets, cleaning and prepare for cooking, preserving, Fish fumets, Fish stock, Bisque, Fish coulis, Sole Colbert, Caviar.
 

Cooking part: Fish fumet, Fish stock, Roast fish with lemon, Sole filets with saffron, Calamari salad, Sea-bass slice with potaoes crust, Bavette pasta with fish sauce.

Price: 100€
Aroma Italia Gnocchis
Amateur Courses
1 lesson

The course includes:
Potato gnocchi
Pesto sauce
Stuffed potato gnocchi
Spinach and ricotta gnocchi
Semolina gnocchi

Contact the school for more information and details about this course.
Price: € 90€