« My Petite Box today » offers cooking and baking classes
We can come to those areas: Sacramento/ El Dorado / Placer counties
If you would like to attend a class, let us know your availabilities by email at and we can schedule one
For classes at your location, add delivery fees ($25 - $50).
Our prices include ingredients and materials.
Birthday party cooking class for children 8+ (2 to 4-hour class) At your location only
During this hands-on class, the students will make their own birthday cake. Contact us for more information. (2 1/2 hour class, 8 students minimum)
Starts at $320 with ingredients included for 8 students.
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Couples baking class (2 to 3-hour class): Almond cake with Berry or Chocolate frosting :
This class is popular, you will go home with your own cake for your loved ones, mom or father's day, Valentine's.... The students will make a French pastry made of a crispy cake (Hazelnut or coconut) a spongy/moist cake (Almond Financier), topped with a Strawberry mousse or 3-chocolate ganache. $180 for 2, $225 for 3, $240 for 4.
Sweet and Savory Souffles (2 to 3-hour class):New class!!!
Each student will make a total of 6 souffles: 2x cheese, 2x raspberry and 2x chocolate. One of each flavor to eat right away, one to bring home. $140 for 2, $195 for 3, $240 for 4.
All about Choux pastry and Eclairs (2 to 3-hour class): New class opening inMarch!!!
The students will learn how to make "Pâte à choux" (Choux pastry): You will make Gougères (Cheese choux), Vanilla Eclairs with a sugar glaze and Chocolate choux with their "craquelin" (crunchy cracked topping). $180 for 2, $245 for 3, $280 for 4.
For Family/adults/teenagers (may last more than 3 hours): Cake design: Rose Cake
During this hands-on cooking class, you will make your own rose cake (5 layers of 5 colors), filled with chocolate ganache and/or fruit curd and decorate by using piping tips. $280 for a group of 6 people max.
Baby Shower cooking class (1 or 2-hour class)
During this hands-on class, the mom-to-be and her friends will bake cupcakes with pink & blue frosting (choose between bright or pastel colors). The gender will be revealed when you eat the cupcake.
In one hour, make 80 mini vanilla or chocolate cupcakes with blue or pink frosting. Starts at $310 all included for maximum 20 people.
In 2 hours, bake 60 vanilla or chocolate cupcakes (regular size) with pink and blue filling, and a bicolor blue & pink frosting. Starts at $380 for for one flavor or $420 for 2 flavors; 20 people max.
Contact Laurence for more information.
For children 4 + years old (1 to 2-hour class) : appetizer + dessert*
#1: Cheese souffles + chocolate madeleine
#2: Chocolate madeleines + chocolate mousse
#3: Tuna mustard muffins + mini cherry custard (tuna from a can, not fresh fish)
#4: Strawberry or chocolate tiramisu (you will also make the sponge cake/ladyfingers)
#5: Vanilla cupcakes with a mascarpone whipped cream (2 colors) or sprinkles only
#6: One rainbow roll cake filled with chocolate ganache or strawberry mousse, frosted with mascarpone whipped cream.
You can mix and match #1, 2 &3. $170 for 2, $215 for 3, $230 for 4.
*with the supervision/help of one adult.
French Macarons class :For adults/ 9+ years old (2-hour class)At chef Laurence's location
During this hands-on cooking class, you will learn how to make this French-style cookies and 2 fillings: chocolate and fruit ganache. $120 for 2, $165 for 3, $200 for 4.
For adults/teenagers (2 to 3-hour class): Baking class : Basic Baking and Pastry Techniques
During this interactive baking class, you will be hands-on in the kitchen and you will learn :
- the basic Baking and Pastry Techniques : mixing, whipping, folding, pipping .
- how to make a meringue, a ganache, a whipped cream (Chantilly)
2-hour private class starts at $150 for one person. See our menus or contact Laurence for private classes for 2 or more people
For adults (4-hour class): 4-course lunch or dinner class: 4 students minimum
Turn your home into your favorite restaurant by booking this class for a private group session. Have a fun party with your friends and enjoy cooking and indulging in your very own hearty meal & desserts. Menu #1: Taste of France Menu: Cheese souffle, Tomate basil stuffed chicken, potato gratin, almond genoise with strawberry or chocolate mascarpone whipped cream. $80 per person
Menu #2: Vegan and Gluten-Free: Watermelon & Fennel gazpacho (chilled soup), spinach Gnocchi, fennel pesto, vegan chocolate or vegan pistachio cake, coconut whipped cream. $70 per person
Team Building class (2 to 4-hour class) :
During this hands-on cooking class, Laurence will bring all the materials you need (even her portable hot plate or oven). You and your team will make a complete menu, a dessert, a French specialty. Contact Laurence and create the menu that will fit your taste.
If you would like to attend a class, let us know your availabilities at
My Petite Box today moved to El Dorado Hills, but Laurence can still come to the Bay area. Contact her at least one month in advance.