Cooking in France made easy and fun. My 5-day all-inclusive course for 2018 offers expert tuition with plenty of hands-on skills, fabulous food and wine, fascinating visits and comfortable accommodation in a beautifully-restored Burgundian farmhouse... now in our 14th year
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I'm very much looking forward to a great season at rue du Lac in 2018 - please click here for the available dates, or, for more information, please email

Course prices are inclusive of everything except your travel to and from the area. We pick you up gratis from Lyon airport or Mâcon-Loché TGV train. Click here for full details.

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Filmed and produced by guests Colin and Robin Fox, sound design by Ben Ash, with a sound track composed and played by me, the rue du Lac movie will give you a very good idea of this very popular cookery course.
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