Cookery Classes & Wine Courses

Domaine dEsperance
Regularly scheduled one-week cooking seminars held at the Domaine dEsperance. Gite rental available for 4 people. Bas-Armagnac (40).
LAtelier Culinaire et Vous
Wide range of cookery courses (see website for details). Courses in English dependent upon the Chef. Spacious, friendly kitchen workshop for groups of 6-8, max 12. Gift vouchers also available (40).
Hotel Restaurant Mendi Alde
Cookery classes using regional produce including pastry and baking classes. Find out how to make a Gateau Basque and cook four types of bread in a wood oven. Prepare and taste local produce too. Maximum group size is 6. Osses (64)
Tastevin du Monde
Wine education through wine tastings with a British Master of Wine who lived in France for over 15 years. Based in the Pyrenees Atlantique (64). Ask for Mini Constant.
Hotel Sofitel Thalassa Miramar ****
4 star hotel on the beach, close to the town centre of Biarritz and the golf club. 126 rooms with balcony or terrace. Also offers theoretical low-calorie cooking courses for spa customers to uncover the secrets of tasty low-calorie cooking. (64)
Domaine de Bassilour
Choose from two chefs and two different cooking experiences; cookery classes, or a visit to a market, a cooking party and then a meal. Courses for a weekend or five nights. Full and half board available. Bidart (64)
Les Pres dEugenie
Cooking schools laboratory offers a number of week-long sessions of cookery lessons several times a year. They are aimed at non-professionals and are totally interactive, as each pupil has his or her own work station (40)