An Online French Desserts Class - Learn French Tarts

Treat yourself to a trip to the local French pâtisserie straight from your home kitchen. Learn to make delectable classic French tarts. We’re baking chocolate tarts, seasonal fruit tarts. master pastry dough and tart fillings all in this online, hands-on, French desserts class.



ONLINE French Pâtisserie Class taught in English

Class Duration: 2-3 hours
Price: 35€/participant*
Number of Participants: 8-10 maximum

*Number of participants refers to the number of individual connections to our zoom session. You can be multiple people in the same kitchen but we ask that you try not to be more than 2 people as much for your own benefit as for your fellow participants & chef-instructor.

Number Recipes: 2-3 recipes
Average Food Cost: About 20 euros and assumes that you have some basic ingredients available in your kitchen (Sugar, Flour, Eggs . . .)
Times: Times vary according to the date offered. Times listed in CET (Central European Time)


  • Instruction in English
  • Shopping list provided with recipes
  • Technical setup instructions provided for you to enjoy your virtual experience
  • Hands-on interactive lesson
  • Link to class video so you can re-watch
  • Small group size (you can be more than one person on one device but we would ask that you try to be no more than 2 as much for your enjoyment as for the other participants).
  • Interactive Zoom sessions & Instructional videos for work alone steps
  • Online baking class – so you cook in the comfort of your own home
  • Learn from an experienced French pastry chef

Who doesn’t love a well-made tart? In our French Desserts – French Tarts class, we’ll cover a variety of French tarts and pastry dough recipes used to create them. Hands-on and in your home kitchen, follow along with our pastry chef as they guide you through classic (and modern), French tart recipes such as the Tarte Tatin, Tarte au Citron, Tarte aux fruits rouge, and more. We’ll teach you how to make delicious fillings including pastry creams & almond creams using what’s fresh and seasonal. allow us to take you (back or for the first time), to the pâtisseries of Paris for a virtual voyage to a local café. This class is offered punctually on specific dates so be sure to check the calendar on our Cook’n With Class Uzès website to see when we’ll be hosting the next class. Classes are always listed in CET (Central European Time). If you’re not sure of the time in your time zone, click here.

Don’t see a date that works for you? You can send us an email to suggest another date. If we are available we will propose the date and should we have enough participants, we will run the class. You may also wish to gather your friends and family for a private class customized for you. Please note that we need to give participants enough time to prepare for shopping for the class.

A link to the recording of the Zoom session will be provided after the class.

Note: We need a minimum of 4 participants to run these classes. Some themes are being offered at the same time. Whichever class has the necessary number of participants, will be held. Thank you for your understanding.

Let’s start baking!

The time the class is scheduled is based on CET (Central European Time). While we have tried to calculate the time in a few time zones, we ask that you please ensure you check your time zone


French Tarts

We’ll use the pâte sucrée to prepare these two delicious, fresh French tarts. The class tarte au citron can be prepared with or without the optional meringue. Our strawberry basil tart is a surprising flavor combination that is fresh and flavorful.


Recipes: Tart Dough – Pâte Sucrée, Lemon Cream filling, Italian Meringue (optional), Almond Financier Batter

The Americas/Europe:

Sunday, August 15, 2021, 6:00 PM CET Paris| 5:00 PM GMT London| 12:00 PM EDT New York | 9:00 AM PDT Los Angeles

Tools needed: 
Mixing bowls, Pots, tart rings (9 cm or 3.5 inches), Chef’s knife, paring knife, Microplane zester or fine mesh strainer, 2-3 piping bags, Parchment paper & Baking Sheet, Rubber spatula, Rolling pin, Offset spatula, Stand-up mixer (handheld possible but not ideal), Whisk, Immersion blender, Cling film, Fork, Candy Thermometer, Kitchen scale

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