New Orleans School of Cooking is at 524 St. Louis St., between Decatur and Chartres sts. Cooking demonstrations are offered in an early 19th-century renovated molasses warehouse. Chefs teach Creole/Cajun cuisine including dishes such as gumbo, jambalaya and pralines and flavor lessons with local history and legends. Classes include meals and recipes.
$32.50 (morning demonstration class), $28 (afternoon demonstration class). Hands-on class $139. Reservations are required.
Save $3.00 on classes. Reservations may be made by calling 800-237-4841.
Station: Carondelet St-Canal St
Hours: Demonstration classes are offered daily 10-12:30 and 2-4. Hands-on classes are offered daily at 10; phone ahead for hand-on evening schedule. Closed Mardi Gras Day, Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas.