"I can't even describe what an awesome weekend this was, I feel like I just went to cooking school for 3 months. Thank you so much from the bottom of my heart, for an amazing and unique experience."

- Michelle Compton

Classic French Cooking - SOLD OUT


April 26, 27, 28 2019

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Mexican Cooking in September - Montecito

Italian Cooking in November - Los Olivos

Italian Cooking in the Wine Country - SOLD OUT

Santa Ynez Valley - Los Olivos

May 3, 4, 5 2019

Travel to our unique destinations for an all-inclusive
3-day/2-night weekend cooking retreat.

Or contact us to plan your custom private or corporate retreat — Anything is possible!

Explore seasonal, market-inspired food, learning classic cooking techniques,
in gorgeous relaxed settings far away from the buzz of your busy world.


Our retreats are designed to introduce you to fresh local ingredients using both modern and classic cooking techniques. Over the weekend we will immerse ourselves in a culinary experience that runs the gamut from humble everyday recipes to decadent showstoppers, and will provide you with the hands-on knowledge to duplicate your success at home. Cooking is a sublime experience when it is combined with the bounty and beauty of our unique California settings. Our weekends center on sharing our love of authentic food and using farm fresh ingredients to create unforgettable dishes presented with passion and joy! We invite you to come learn with us and enjoy great food in the company of new friends. Come be inspired!