Le Cordon Bleu Ottawa (Canada) Culinary Experience including Workshop, Private Tour, Dinner and Executive
Chef Meet & Greet, 3-Night Stay at Fairmont Château Laurier, and Airfare for (2)
Suggested Retail Value: $7,960
This Experience Includes:
1-day demo and workshop class for (2) at Le Cordon Bleu Ottawa, Ontario
VIP tour of the facilities and history of Le Cordon Bleu Ottawa
Le Cordon Bleu Bistro @ Signatures Dinner with Wine Pairings for (2) and Meet & Greet with Executive
Chef Yannick Anton
3-night stay at the Fairmont Château Laurier, Ottawa
Daily breakfast for (2)
Round-trip coach class airfare for (2) from the contiguous U.S. to Ottawa, Canada
The purchase of this experience includes a complimentary booking service
Le Cordon Bleu Ottawa (Ontario, Canada)
Le Cordon Bleu Ottawa Culinary Arts Institute is Canada's only campus for Le Cordon Bleu. Located in the heart of
Canada’s picturesque capital, Ottawa’s rich history in gastronomy and flare for French architecture makes it the perfect
destination to experience a culinary journey.
Founded in Paris in 1895, Le Cordon Bleu has acquired an international reputation built on excellence in culinary and
hospitality education. Le Cordon Bleu Ottawa Culinary Arts Institute operates out the former Munross Mansion, a historic
building constructed 1874. The original building has been restored and is home to Le Cordon Bleu Bistro @ Signatures.
Enjoy a one-day class for (2) designed for food enthusiasts - From a series on flavors from countries around the
globe to planning and preparing special occasion meals and dishes, these classes are ideal for everyone from
beginners to professionals. Learn from world-class chefs as they teach the latest techniques that can be used to
achieve your very own masterpieces at home. The unrivalled Le Cordon Bleu teaching methodology combines a 3-hour
demonstration followed by a 3-hour hands-on practical workshop in a professionally equipped kitchen. Tilted
overhead mirrors and video cameras give students a chef's eye view of specific techniques as they are being performed.
After the demonstration, the group is encouraged to taste the completed dishes and then create them during the hands-on
Le Cordon Bleu Ottawa Private History & Facilities Tour - Receive a VIP tour of the facilities and history of Le Cordon
Le Cordon Bleu Bistro @ Signatures Dinner with Wine Pairings for (2) and Meet & Greet with Executive Chef
Yannick Anton – Enjoy a dinner with wine pairings for two, including a meet and greet opportunity with Chef Anton. Le
Cordon Bleu Bistro @ Signatures combines the finest French cuisine from the highly acclaimed 5-diamond Le Cordon
Bleu Signatures restaurant with the relaxed, casual ambiance of bistroCordonBleu. Originally from the South of France,
Chef Yannick Anton was appointed Executive Chef of Le Cordon Bleu Signatures Restaurant in November 2006, where
he showcases local ingredients such as game, foie gras and seasonal produce. Dinner includes taxes and gratuities.
2011 Schedule*: All classes take place from 12:00 PM-6:30 PM
Saturday, April 2 Chocolate Techniques - Sweet Temptations
Saturday, April 16 Spring Sensations - Tempted by a Spring Fling
Saturday, May 7 Mother & Daughter - Patisserie Delights
Saturday, May 28 International Flavors – France
Saturday, June 4 Grilling Techniques
Saturday, June 18 Summer Celebration – Patisserie
Saturday, July 9 Summer Savory – Cuisine
Saturday, July 30 Summer Cooking for Teens - Teen Keen Menus
Saturday, August 20 International Flavors – Thailand
Saturday, September 10 Sauces - Paint your plate with sauce
Saturday, September 24 Fall Flavors - Warm & Cozy
Saturday, October 1 Saveur Internationale - France (taught in French)
Saturday, October 15 Knife Skills – Carve with confidence
Saturday, October 29 Cooking with Game - Elevate your Game
Saturday, November 5 Sugar Decoration - Art so sweet
Saturday, December 3 Cooking with Wine - Wine so Fine
Saturday, December 10 Festive Desserts / Holiday Sweets - Divine Desserts
*Dates for 2012 will be similar, beginning in January.
Dates and themes are subject to change, and all classes must meet a minimum enrollment. Participants must be age 18
Fairmont Château Laurier, Ottawa
Enjoy a three-night stay including daily breakfast for (2) at this 4-star luxury hotel. Located in the heart of Ottawa
next to the Parliament Buildings, the landmark Fairmont Château Laurier is a magnificent limestone edifice with turrets
and masonry reminiscent of a French château. The Rideau Canal offers miles of bicycle and inline skating paths and the
world's longest skating rink just outside your door.
The nearby Gatineau Hills offer great hiking, biking and canoeing, and in the winter, cross-country ski trails and excellent
downhill thrills. During downtime, drop by the health club equipped with premier fitness machines and personal flat-screen
televisions or take a dip in the art-deco pool.
This package includes round-trip coach class service for (2) from any American Airlines destination in the 48 contiguous
United States to Ottawa, Canada, subject to availability. A minimum of three nights or a Saturday night stay is required.
AAdvantage miles may be earned in accordance with the terms and conditions of the AAdvantage frequent flyer program.
Miles cannot be utilized to upgrade these coach class certificates to a higher level of service. The following blackout dates
2012: Mar 9-12, 16-18, 23-25; Apr 6-9; May 25-28; Jun 29-Jul 1, Jul 6-8; Nov 16-21, 24-26; Dec 21-24, Dec 28, 2012-Jan
Airfare certificates will have a one-year expiration from the date of purchase. Any airport departure taxes, fees or
fuel surcharges (if charged) are the responsibility of the purchaser.
Must be booked a minimum of 60 days in advance. Reservations are subject to availability. Certificates cannot be
replaced if lost, stolen or destroyed. All purchases are non-refundable. Packages cannot be resold. Suggested retail
value is calculated using tariff air rates and rack room rates. Ground transportation is not included unless where