I have been teaching students of all ages for over 16 years. Sharing time honored preparation techniques, the latest findings on foods and nutrition as well as time saving tips is a real passion for me. Join ME for cooking classes in McKinney, TX where good food and good fun are always on the menu. See you soon!



Joan Kelly
“I still can’t believe how much information you packed into the evening – and your beautiful home and gracious personality made it a really perfect night.”
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2017-12-03T15:19:43-05:00
“I still can’t believe how much information you packed into the evening – and your beautiful home and gracious personality made it a really perfect night.”
Tori Clark
One of the best cooking classes ever. The food was outstanding and I learned so much! Thank you, Lorie for your knowledge and expertise!
5.0
2018-11-20T15:02:56-05:00
One of the best cooking classes ever. The food was outstanding and I learned so much! Thank you, Lorie for your knowledge and expertise!
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August 2019

Pasta POP-UP! Second Date added October 18th!

August 30 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm

Let’s make homemade pasta!  After working with Italian chefs in the Lake Como region, Lorie is ready to share all the secrets and fresh dishes she learned with YOU! We will make a snack of Sun-dried Tomatoes and Goat Cheese dip for fresh Crudité and we’ll toast the generous spirit of the Italians with Prosecco ... Read more

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October 2019

French 2-Day Workshop Flavors and Inspiration from Burgundy France

October 10 @ 10:00 am - October 11 @ 2:30 pm

Join me for a truly unique culinary event as we travel to Burgundy for some of the most delectable food on earth.  Slow cooked dishes eking all of the flavor from food, Dijon mustard and delectable cheese abound in the Burgundy region.  Dishes packed full of love and timeless flavors with an artful quality that ... Read more

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Pasta POP-UP! Back by Tremendous Demand! SOLD OUT!

October 18 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm

Let’s make homemade pasta!  After working with Italian chefs in the Lake Como region, Lorie is ready to share all the secrets and fresh dishes she learned with YOU! We will make a snack of Sun-dried Tomatoes and Goat Cheese dip for fresh Crudité and we’ll toast the generous spirit of the Italians with Prosecco ... Read more

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Fall Dinner Party and Cooking Lesson

October 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join me for the first time ever for a Fall Dinner Party.  We will have a cooking lesson while enjoying appetizers and a Grapefruit Rosemary Sparkler Cocktail.  Next, we will sit for dinner, prepared and served by me!  You will enjoy an amazing 4 course meal, served with wine and go home with the recipes ... Read more

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November 2019

A Day in France- Bistronomy Workshop

November 1 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm

Join me for a fabulous class- a day in France.  French bistros have changed over the years, many combining the classics along with gastronomic dishes all at affordable prices.  Bringing an haute cuisine experience to the masses, this movement, now decades in the making is called Bistromomy and will be the inspiration for our class. ... Read more

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The Thanksgiving Table

November 8 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm

Looking for inspiration for the most talked about meal of the year?  Join me for a class that will inspire you to explore traditional flavors in fresh new recipes.  While we get our feast together, we will sip Peartinis, my most requested cocktail, and snack on a wonderful TG app, Rosemary Raspberry Pistachio Brie. Of ... Read more

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Ultimate Appetizers-Holiday Entertaining

November 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Come to a cooking class that’s like throwing a party without the work!  Join me in the kitchen to concoct crave able appetizers that look more complicated than they are.  Enjoy my fabulous fall Apple Pear Rosemary Martini while we prepare an appetizer feast.  Join in the action or just sit back and watch the ... Read more

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France Comes to Texas- Burgundy Wine Tasting Experience- By Popular DEMAND a second date added

November 22 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

A Taste of Paris  Presents: France Comes to Texas, Burgundy Wine Tasting Experience Chateau Pommard, one of the most prestigious wine houses in Burgundy will be coming to McKinney Texas for a very special evening of wine tasting with A Taste of Paris guests. Taste 6 luxurious Burgundy wines. Relish premium composed appetizers paired with ... Read more

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France Comes to Texas- Burgundy Wine Tasting Experience SOLD Out, second event offered 11/22

November 23 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

A Taste of Paris  Presents: France Comes to Texas, Burgundy Wine Tasting Experience Chateau Pommard, one of the most prestigious wine houses in Burgundy will be coming to McKinney Texas for a very special evening of wine tasting with A Taste of Paris guests. Taste 6 luxurious Burgundy wines. Relish premium composed appetizers paired with ... Read more

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December 2019

15th Annual Gifts from the Kitchen

December 5 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Back by popular demand this fun and festive class will take you through an array of goodies perfect for gift giving from your own kitchen, fabulous ideas to gift neighbor’s, coworkers or hostess.  Each recipe will be made and tasted and all while sipping delightful Citrus Crush Cocktails.  Creative packaging techniques will be taught for ... Read more

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