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Provence Gourmet

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A highlight of our trip to France!

My husband and I attended the Aix en Provence class in early September. We had a wonderful time and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
shaniD1212
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Last minute gem! (wear your stretchy pants)

We booked this tour literally last minute - we walked into the Aix-en Tourism office and ask what... read more

Reviewed November 20, 2018
swilkie90
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-Cooking class & lunch in your host home -Town & market visit -Meeting the local Producers & buying food -Going to the vineyard to get wine & cheese -Free transportation Step in my Provencal Shoes Cooking & enjoying lunch together in my Aix en...more
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300 avenue Giuseppe Verdi | Aix-en-Provence Tourist Office, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I attended the Aix en Provence class in early September. We had a wonderful time and it was certainly a highlight of our trip to France. It was a relaxed day and it was great to go to the market and winery...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank shaniD1212
Gilles C, Propriétaire at Provence Gourmet, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Shani. Thank you very much for this kind message. It was a pleasure to have hosted your daughter & yourself earlier this year. Merci !!

Reviewed November 20, 2018

We booked this tour literally last minute - we walked into the Aix-en Tourism office and ask what we should do for the day given we liked food and wine. The attendant, who was more than helpful, suggested the tour running that day - starting...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank swilkie90
Reviewed November 1, 2018

Cooking class with the Provence Gourmet was a delightful and delicious experience. We started the day shopping at the farmer’s market for vegetables, fruit, cheese, meats and breads, visited a vineyard for wine tasting to purchase wine to accompany our meal, then drove to the...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 1, 2018

We had a wonderful experience with this cooking class. Gilles was so great we had a wonderful time. We discovered a great market bread maker and visited a winery that was just delicious

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

We had an outstanding day in Aix with Gilles and the rest of our group, in fact it’s safe to say it was the highlight of our vacation. Gilles had many great insights at the market and while shopping around town, and his beautiful home...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 28, 2018

We visited many of the wonderful towns in Provence but far and away the best time we had was the day we spent with Gilles. Exploring the food market for the dinner ingredients, tasting and buying the wine for the dinner and the preparation and...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 28, 2018

What fun! Gilles made the day an awesome adventure. The 4 couples blended seamlessly into a magical day of fun, fabulous food and sweet memories. We ended up rearranging our trip so we could fit in this class & Im SO glad we did. I’d...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 23, 2018

The best part of Gilles' cooking class was the enthusiasm that he brought to it. Like an orchestra conductor, he worked tirelessly to ensure that all six cook trainees in the class were performing their tasks with as much precision as their experience could muster...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mark G
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had the great pleasure of having done this cooking class with Gilles, and it was wonderful! I can’t recommend it enough! The only thing I regret was not taking advantage of the market more. The other group that was part of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jose V
Gilles C, Propriétaire at Provence Gourmet, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2018

Hello Jose, thank you for your kind words. For the information you are looking for just google "market day in ..." and you should have your answer. Merci

Reviewed October 15, 2018

We shared a wonderful, delicious experience with Gilles and a newly wed couple. The beginning, shopping in a village market was preceded by a short briefing about the meal we would prepare and the produce and products we would purchase. Artichokes, nectarines, olive oil, beans,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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timneh2018
March 3, 2018|
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Response from Gilles C | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for getting in touch with me. My food & cooking experience is organized for groups from 2 to 8 participants. If you wish to join a public class the price is 150€ for the day. For a private class the price... More
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judyd222
January 16, 2018|
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Response from Fathersontravelers | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in a hotel that we were very unsatisfied with, so I can't help you there. But I can tell you that the cooking class we took with Gilles was one of the highlights of our trip. Don't miss it.
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StacyA453
April 15, 2017|
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Response from StacyA453 |
Merci Gilles! - Thank you for getting back to me. I will book on your website then. It will have to be the 22nd.. as we head down the coast the morning of the 26th. We loved your reviews - as there is a very personal... More
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