Let Chef Simon introduce you to modern French Pastry!
Want to learn how to bake? Join our Hands-On Classes! Prefer to enjoy a social gathering and enjoy sweet treats and wine? Join our Pastry & Wine pairing Tastings!

 Pastry & Wine Tastings

Carissa Sarreal
Wine Connoisseur

We are happy to introduce you to Pastry Chef Simon Herfray & Wine connoisseur Carissa Sarreal!

Join our social/interactive events and let us initiate you to Haute Couture Pastries and wine,

just like in Paris! Experience a unique pastry "happy hour" and each guest will go home with some treats!

Each event includes 3-4 Pastries & Wine pairing per person with Carissa & Simon's expertise
and joy!

One evening, one "theme"


. WSET Level 2 certificate
. Bartender for
Vin Sur Vingt

Upcoming class schedule at our teaching kitchen in East Harlem!

Gift Card

"Fancy French Party"

Friday May 12, 6.30pm-8.30pm
Pastry has never been so fun and surprising than it is today. Join Chef Simon to be amazed by new creations!
     .Tasting: Sweet & Savory Macarons, "Manjari" Cake, Raspberry Tart,

Simon Herfray
Pastry Chef

Offer a fun & sweet event to your friends and family...

Team-building/Private Tastings
Looking for a unique, private team-building event for your office? 
An interactive experience for clients? or simply a fun get-together for friends? 
Our hands-on cooking class makes for the perfect gathering.
Contact our team to schedule your tasting and plan with us!

Class size: from 5 to 12 people

In-Home & In-Office Tastings
Turn your home/office into your new favorite bakery/restaurant by booking an accomplished professionals.
Have a fun party with your friends with a hands-on class right in your own home!

Class size: minimum of 6 people
Price $90/person

"From American to French"

Friday June 9, 6.30pm-8.30pm
After living for more than 7 Years in USA, Chef Simon likes to play with both pastry and culture by mixing them!
     .Tasting: Red Velvet, Lime pie,

"French Classics Revisited"

Friday July 28, 6.30pm-8.30pm
Chef Simon will revisited some of the French Pastry classic with his own modern and fancy "touch"!
    . Tasting: Foret Noire, Parisian Choux, Lemon Tart

"Crazy Chocolate Night"

Friday August 25, 6.30pm-8.30pm
Chocolate is one of the most loved foods in the world. Chef Simon will introduce you to some of his finest chocolate creations!
     .Tasting: Chocolate "assorted" Bonbon, Chocolate/Praline Mille-Feuille, "Sublime" Cake

*Please note: All classes/tastings are subject to cancellation/rescheduling if the minimum number of participants per class/tasting is not reached.

Refund policy: we offer a 100% refund, minus a $25 service fee, for refund requests made no later than 5 days before the start of classes/tastings. No refunds will be issued otherwise, unless the class/tasting is canceled by French'Encas; in that case 100% of the class cost and fees will be refunded.

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