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Basic Pastry Professional Demonstrations


“Professional Demonstrations” provide a unique opportunity for culinary enthusiasts to audit a true Le Cordon Bleu demonstration class with our full-time students.

Demonstration classes are one of the most important steps in the learning process, it allows students to observe the Chef’s techniques and make detailed notes. They are held in specially equipped classrooms to maximize learning and include a tasting, which enables you to develop your palate, a vital part of culinary training.

What’s included:
- Short course booklet
- Notebook & pencil
- Bottle of water
- Embroidered apron

Dedicated seating will be provided at the back of the classroom for all our guests.

Attend as a student and advance your culinary skills!

- JANUARY 20 | 8:15am - 11:15am | Sweet Pastry - Almond cream tart; lemon tart with meringue; pastry cream tart with fresh fruit
- FEBRUARY 01 | 8:15am - 11:15am | Choux Pastry - Chocolate and Coffee Eclairs; pastry and chantilly cream
- FEBRUARY 16 | 8:15am - 11:15am | Cake - Strawberry and chantilly cream cake; black forest cake
- FEBRUARY 22 | 8:15am - 11:15am | St. Honoré Cake
- March 07 | 12:00pm - 3:00pm | Chocolate Bonbons - White chocolate/kirsch; dark chocolate/rum; muscadine truffles

Questions? We're happy to help! Email us at Ottawa@cordonbleu.edu

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Class Details

  • Participation Guidelines
    • You will be greeted at the Boutique, given your LCB apron and introduced to the Chef prior to the class.
    • Your seats for the demonstration will be designated and you will be guided to them after meeting the Chef.
    • The doors will close at the course start time and admittance will not be permitted afterwards.
    • Please feel free to ask questions by raising your hand but please restrict your questions to content that relates directly to what is being demonstrated at the time, this will allow the demonstration to flow and all the participants will get the most from the experience.
    • Please make notes of any other questions that come to mind in your demonstration booklet and the Chef will spend time with you after the demonstration has concluded to answer your questions.
    • After the demonstration you will be met and given a tour of the campus.