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Popular Cooking Teachers

Maria P.

Chicago, IL
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Renata S.

Richardson, TX
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Elizabeth H.

Charlotte, NC
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Maria P.

Chicago, IL

I have been teaching cooking lessons for over two years. We will cook together and I will help you to learn how to make wonderful meals yourself!

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Melody Bromma February 28, 2016
Cooking · In home
Verified Student
Terrific! Very helpful.
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Melody January 2, 2016
In home
A wonderful chef, very informative, organized and professional. Great recipe and Maria adapted everything to suit my smallish kitchen and not too equipped cupboard. Very knowledgeable. Super delicious. Highly recommended!!
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Renata S.

Richardson, TX

I teach cooking to all levels, starting with some basics through more complex methods. Simple or complicated dishes are fun when you have the understanding of the process and ingredients. The best part of it is that you will take home a delicious, healthy meal cooked from scratch. You will cook in my well equipped kitchen under my guidance and eat a delicious dish with my family. We are fun, easy going and love to laugh; join me for any cuisine and let's take your cooking skills to a next level. You will go home with recipes of the dishes we cooked and extra food for a few meals!

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Sherri January 9, 2017
Painting · In studio
Verified Student
Renata is an excellent teacher! A wealth of knowledge and so informative. Patient and kind. I am having such fun learning from her.
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Sherri January 9, 2017
Painting · In studio
Verified Student
Renata is an excellent teacher! A wealth of knowledge and so informative. Patient and kind. I am having such fun learning from her.
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Catherine A Wilson October 16, 2016
Painting · In studio
Verified Student
I have learned so much from Renata. I would recommend her to anyone wanting to learn to paint or improve their skills. You will enjoy every moment.
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Elizabeth H.

Charlotte, NC

I was lucky enough to have a mom that taught me to cook growing up and I love teaching the art of cooking. Have you always wondered exactly what a bechamel sauce is? And what goes into a Quiche? What's the difference between broiling, roasting and braising? Or do you just want to be able to make scrambled eggs and cook bacon without burning it? Basics or advanced, I will teach you the ins and outs of the kitchen and answer any questions you have. Don't be intimidated by food. It doesn't take expensive and exotic ingredients to make a delicious meal you can be proud to serve to company and family.

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Misti September 22, 2016
Sewing · In home
Verified Student
Elizabeth was amazing! Exactly what I needed and so easy to understand in her instruction and guidance. Very knowledgeable in all things sewing and sewing machines, she was a definite life saver in my struggles! On time and took time in explaining things to me to make sure I completely understood!
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Margo P. February 4, 2016
Sewing · In studio
Verified Student
Elizabeth was wonderful! Very patient, knowledgeable & an excellent teacher!!
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Ridhi Vaid February 3, 2016
Baking · In home
Verified Student
It was a lovely experience! I have learnt a lot from Elizabeth and will most likely be taking more classes with her! She is friendly and full of baking knowledge!

Marcel M.

Altadena, CA
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Emily A.

Albuquerque, NM
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Jacob J.

Saint Joseph, MN
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Marcel M.

Altadena, CA

I cook almost every day. As a German, I am used to homemade food and I am sure there is a lot I can teach my students.

Teaching is more a hobby and pleasure for me than a side job. My students mostly have to remind me that the time is over and I have to let them go. ;)

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Nichelle Kennedy December 7, 2016
Cooking · Online
Verified Student
Great! Something fun and new to try!!!
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Madeline September 20, 2016
German · In home
Marcel tutored my 6 year old daughter in German. He is very friendly and likable, and she enjoyed working with him right away! He even played "Filly's" with her (a German My Little Pony toy!" He is very patient and makes learning fun. He was punctual and also flexible. We had a great experience working with Marcel!
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Swathy July 5, 2016
Baking · Online
Marcel has been great at teaching stuffs regarding baking. He explains every detail so well that anyone can get confidence of baking. No scope for making mistakes. He's the best teacher I have worked with so far..
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Emily A.

Albuquerque, NM

I specialize in alternative diets. Everything from vegan + vegetarian to gluten free, paleo and adhd. I'm a certified holistic health coach and personal chef. I've been cooking and teaching since 2008. My clients have expressed having more energy, less stress and an easier time in their day to day schedule within the first month and more confidence in the kitchen and an overall better sense of wellbeing within the first 3 months.

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Eric April 24, 2016
Healthy Cooking · In home
Emily's teaching exceeded all my expectations for the four lessons she gave me on healthy cooking. She arrived punctually, well-prepared, and brimming with cheerful, well-informed advice that allowed me to gain far more confidence with my efforts in the kitchen! I highly recommend her! I couldn't have been happier.
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Jacob J.

Saint Joseph, MN

Food is one of life's greatest pleasures. With a few basic skills, even people with no experience cooking can gain independence, give themselves more healthy food options, and enjoy delicious home cooked meals. I love to cook cuisines ranging from traditional Pad Thai to home made fettuccine alfredo, and even basic casseroles and pancakes bacon, and eggs. I can help you to learn techniques to prepare the best meals you've ever eaten, even if you have no experience cooking at all.

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Tiff November 23, 2016
Acoustic Guitar · In home
Really enjoyed lessons! Really wanted to learn songs by my favorite band and despite not being musically inclined, felt at ease and ready to learn. Jake was patient and really helped me be able to play my favorites.
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Ben November 23, 2016
Acoustic Guitar · Online
Jacob got me from no guitar experience to playing several fun songs in no time. He was super friendly and nice and answered even my stupid questions. I highly recommend him to anybody.
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Alicia November 21, 2016
Sociology · In studio
Jacob J. has an amazing talent and ability as a teacher to explain things in ways that will make sense to a diverse group of students. He truly cares about each student and it shows in any class you take with him (in any field). Because of him I have pursued a field I never thought I would get into, which has helped me travel the world and has opened new opportunities for me, that I would have not had without the skills and knowledge I gained with him as teacher. Unless you do not like a fun and knowledgable teacher, I highly recommend Jacob J.

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