Cookery Classes & Wine Courses

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)
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).
Domaine dEsperance
Regularly scheduled one-week cooking seminars held at the Domaine dEsperance. Gite rental available for 4 people. Bas-Armagnac (40).
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)
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)
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)
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.