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How much do private cooking lessons cost?

You can take private cooking classes to have fun, to learn a new skill, to improve your health, to bond with your partner, to enjoy a playful first date or to have a unique birthday party experience. Nationally the average cost of private cooking lessons ranges between $100 and $150. Prices can vary, depending on where you live, the type of cooking class you’re taking, the ingredients the chef provides, and the reputation of the chef. Cooking classes with Anthony Bourdain will clearly cost more than classes with a local restaurant owner. The number of people in the class will also affect the cost, with group lessons often priced per person to account for the cost of ingredients. For example, for group lessons, a brunch workshop may cost an average of $70 per person, a steak dinner with sides could cost an average of $80-$85 per person, and a sushi lesson could cost an average of $100 per person. Ingredients play a major role in cost, as the chef will pre-purchase the food you will be working with. Weekday classes will usually cost less than weekend classes.

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My 18-year old daughter wanted to learn the basics of cooking, and so we hired Beth from The Cooking Coach 101 for the 5 private cooking classes. We have done 2 so far, and we have learned already so much! From how to organize our own cabinets and the fridge, to what herbs, spices and knives to use, to knife techniques and ways of cooking, such as browning (cooking techniques that I only knew by name before); just to name a few. I wish I had taken this class 30 years ago and I am so grateful and thrilled that I can give my daughter a gift that she can use a life time and pass it on to her children! Beth is an amazing and patient teacher with so much knowledge and brilliant ideas, I highly recommend her!
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