Ecole Ritz Escoffier

At the Ritz Paris, a school lives in the heart of our kitchens. Our Ecole is unique in the world, a place where French know-how is taught to aspiring professionals until they achieve excellence and to culinary enthusiasts, be they novices, experienced Chefs, or budding young cooks. All our classes are conducted in French and simultaneously translated into English.

Professional Training
and Consulting
Classes and Ateliers
for all

Eat well

Follow the healthy principles of naturopath Catherine Malpas
and the secrets of an original menu by Maisie Café
with well-being and vegan cooking classes at École Ritz Escoffier.

Maisie Café
May 27 at 10 am - 130€ per person

Catherine Malpas
June 2 at 10 am - 150€ per person

Parisian market escapade

Join the Chef to discover a real Parisian market, filled with traditional and seasonal products.
Return to the school to create a menu of four dishes from the products you selected.  All that is left is to wind-down and indulge with a glass of wine whilst enjoying the meal you created.

June 3, 2017 at 9:00 am - 325€ per person

Exclusive events

Estelle Touzet, Chief Sommelier of the Ritz Paris,
finally reveals her favorites.
June 15 at 07:00 pm

An exceptional gastronomical journey with Nicolas Sale,
Executive Chef of the Ritz Paris awarded by two Michelin stars.
June 16 at 09:00 am

An afternoon with François Perret, Pastry Chef of the Ritz Paris,
to share the secrets of enchanting desserts from La Table de L’Espadon.
June 17 at 02:30 pm

Limited places.

Professional Trainingand Consulting

Training and improving the skills of current and aspiring Chefs, in the spirit of French excellence and the Ritz Paris.


"Culinary art must evolve constantly, never resting on its laurels or on routine."
Auguste Escoffier


The pinnacle of French gastronomy, pastry-making is about the art of precision.

Gastronomy Master Class

Cuisine, pastry-making and viennoiserie: 360° Escoffier training, for complete mastery of the culinary arts.


Coaching and made-to-measure solutions from our team of expert Chefs.
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Classes and Workshops for all

Under the benevolent guidance of our Chefs, recipes and culinary techniques become accessible and achievable by all. Welcome to our school.

Gourmet Events

Learn to make macarons, create a cocktail at the Bar Hemingway or prepare and enjoy a seasonal dish with one of our Chefs: whether it is an occasion to bring together colleagues, collaborators or savor a moment with family and friends, share a unique and unforgettable culinary experience at the Ritz Paris.

Our classes and tastings can accomodate up to 40 people and can be adapted to any request.

Gift Cards

Offer a cooking or pastry-making class with an Ecole Ritz Escoffier gift card.

The ideal gift for all lovers of fine cuisine, of any age, whether novices or experienced enthusiasts. Gift cards are valid for one year from date of purchase.