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Lunch + Learn: French Pastries

  • Arcadia Farms Café 7014 East 1st Avenue Scottsdale, AZ, 85251 United States (map)


In celebration of Bastille week, we invite you to join us for a fun and casual Parisian pastry demonstration with visiting instructor, Ellen Straine. This 2 hour event includes a light lunch, wine samplings, and a demonstration of classic French pastries including floating island, chocolate mousse, clafoutis, bostock, classic madeleines, almond croissants, and more. Advanced tickets required.

Class Price: $45 per person (tax and 22% service fee additional). Purchase tickets here.

What To Expect: Look forward to a fun and casual class led by visiting food stylist, Ellen Straine.

  • Class is 2 hours, and will be held in our private dining room

  • Class limited to 20 guests

  • You will enjoy a light lunch, wine samplings and great conversation

  • Enjoy a selection of other crafted taste treats and refreshments

  • Additional wine, beer and bubbly will be available for purchase

Ellen has been a food stylist since 1993. She grows vegetables, herbs, and flowers in her backyard gardens that often appear in her work. Using her experience and culinary creativity, she has styled food for advertising, cookbooks, menus, magazines, billboards, television, social media, and packaging. She lives in Scottsdale, Arizona, with her husband Jeff and their seven rescue dogs: Tootsie, Sparky, Stinkerbelle, Buddy, Wrigley, Angus, and Ozzy.