Chef Jacques Culinary Demonstration

Enjoy a Three Hour Gourmet Culinary Demonstration Luncheon and Wine Pairing

About This Experience

General Information hide

Join Chef Jacques Haeringer at the award winning L’Auberge Chez Francois in Great Falls, Virginia for a gastronomic adventure: a live cooking demonstration followed by multi-course meal with wine pairing. Chef Jacques will share his passion for classic and contemporary French cuisine with you and your guest as he demonstrates French epicurean techniques.

Following the culinary demonstration hosted by Chef Jacques, you will savor a mouth-watering luncheon, perfectly paired with three fine wines. Selected by L’Auberge Chez Francois’s sommelier, Paul Haeringer, each wine will be presented and discussed by a vintner during the course of this delicious meal. Plus, guests will have the opportunity to purchase these fine wines at a very special price following the meal.

So whether you are looking to learn more about French Cuisine and wine pairing or a unique way to celebrate a special occasion, this Culinary Demonstration hits the spot and makes the perfect gourmet gift!

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Where It's Located hide

  • Great Falls, Virginia

Who Is Included hide

The Chef Jacques Culinary Demonstration Experience Gifts Certificate is valid for two participants. There will be additional participants in the demonstration.

This experience is not suitable for non-paying guests or spectators.

When It Is Offered hide

The Cooking Demonstration Luncheons are offered on select dates from September through June, subject to availability. Events typically begin at 11:00 AM.

How Long Is It hide

The Chef Jacques Demonstration in Virginia has an length of 3 hours and a total duration of approximately 3½ hours.

Weather hide

The L'Auberge Chez Francois Luncheons take place in all weather conditions.

What To Wear hide

Business Casual attire is recommenced for for this culinary adventure.

Additional Information hide

The Chef Jacques Culinary Demonstration takes place at L'Auberge Chez Francois a French Country Inn nestled in the middle of the woods of Great Falls, VA. Chef Jacques and his staff have won numerous awards, such as the coveted AAA four Diamonds. The restaurant has been voted Washington, DC's "Most Popular" and "Most Romantic" by readers of Washingtonian Magazine for 17 years.

His articles and recipes have been featured in Bon Appetit, Gourmet, The Gourmet Retailer, Wine & Spirits, Southern Living, Cosmopolitan, Better Homes and Gardens, and Cooking Light. In addition to his own popular PBS cooking show Two for Tonight, Jacques has appeared on several national television programs including The Today Show, CNN, Fox News, ABC World News Now, and The Victory Garden on PBS. Jacques can also be heard the first Friday night of each month serving up Lewd Food on the nationally syndicated Food & Wine Radio Network.

Prices include the demonstration, meal with wines, written recipes, and all taxes and gratuities. Participants may bring spending money as wine will be available for purchase after demonstration at a discounted price.


Reservation Information hide

All changes to reservations for the Chef Jacques Culinary Demonstration Experience require fourteen (14) days advance notice.

Xperience Certificates® cannot be exchanged once a reservation for the experience has been made.

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