École 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

Masterclass with the Pastry Chef
Yann Brys

Yann Brys attended the pastry section of the Lycée Hôtelier (Hotel High School) in Toulouse and then worked alongside Philippe Urraca to become a fully trained pastry Chef. He pursued his carrier by working for prestigious establishments such as Concorde Lafayette and Le Bristol.

Yann is famous worldwide for the technic he invented called ‘Tourbillon’ – piping cream using a potter’s wheel. In 2011, he was awarded the Best Craftsman of France title (MOF) for Pastry. He now participates in several television shows to share his passion for baking.

Rendez-vous at l’Ecole Ritz Escoffier on Wednesday November 6th, 2019 from 2:30pm to 4:30pm to discover one of his Signature recipes:

Intense Dark Chocolate

240€ per person

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.

Cuisine and pastry. Short term training programs.

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.


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Young Chefs

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Signature Ateliers

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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.