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Baking

Home Style French Baking

Home Style French Baking

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

My love for baking started as child when my grandmother taught me about ingredients and turned me loose in her kitchen. I became enamored of French cuisine and cooking techniques while doing specialty baking with a cordon bleu chef/farmer. Travelling through the French countryside has honed my appreciation for regional home cooking and local ingredients. I love the simplicity of not choosing from…
Marcia
Marcia
Marcia
Marcia

What we’ll do

When you book, you may choose any two recipes from: the páté á la maison, baguette, soup l'oignon or la tarte Tatin. We will start with the fresh pure ingredients and how to combine them. Using ordinary tools, pre-prep methods and easy to learn techniques, you will be able to add these French classics to your go-to répertoire! We will begin by reviewing the recipe and cooking vocabulary. Then we…

What else you should know

Include this experience with your stay at Storybook Cabin or another BnB on the island. If you are coming out specifically for the baking experience, consider expanding the experience into a sumptuous midday meal.

What I’ll provide

Creative supplies
I will provide all of the ingredients for your experience. We will also explore how to prepare some of the components ahead to make these wonderful dishes an easy part your busy weekly schedule. Ingredients include wheat, sugar, pork, beef, nuts, eggs, and dairy products.
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Where you'll be

All of the prep and cooking will be done at Storybook Cabin. The kitchen is well equipped for hand made meal prep. Learn the basics in this simple, rustic setting and you will be ready to conquer the culinary universe. In addition to owning a bakery for 16 years, I have also done specialty and custom baking for markets and private events. If you choose, I can help you plan a meal to incorporate the lovely results of your experience!

Things to keep in mind

Dietary preferences

If requested, the host can accommodate the dietary needs listed. You must let the host know before the experience if you’d like an accommodation.

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 2 guests ages 21 and up can attend. It’s up to each guest to understand the ingredients being used and communicate any allergies or dietary restrictions to the host. Guests should also consider that consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry,…

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

Include this experience with your stay at Storybook Cabin or another BnB on the island. If you are coming out specifically for the baking experience, consider expanding the experience into a sumptuous midday meal.
Marcia
Home Style French Baking
New experience
$60/person
New experience
$60/person