Institut Culinaire de France is a private higher education school training in the fields of French cooking, pastry and baking.

Thanks to the transversality of its teaching and the quality of its practice in laboratories, the institute trains all its students in the same educational triptych: high-level technical mastery, creative sense and the affirmation of an entrepreneurial posture.

Ecole de Pâtisserie à Bordeaux
Bakery / Pastry School
2020: The First Institut Culinaire de France Sweet Arts School Opens in Bordeaux - France
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Entretien avec Gaël Clavière, chef pâtissier à l’Hôtel de Matignon
24 September 2019

Interview with Gaël Clavière, head pastry chef at the Hôtel de Matignon

At the age of 14, Gaël Clavière dreamt of becoming a baker. At 18, he went to Paris on a short trip and never left. Today, and for the last 14 years, "The Dalí of Pastry" as he is known—thanks to his handlebar moustache and surreal creations—works at the Hôtel de Matignon, the official...

zakari benkhadra
27 May 2019

Interview with Zakari Benkhadra

Growing up, Zakari Benkhadra experimented with family recipes; today he is at the helm of Institut Culinaire de France. Ambitious, demanding and sometimes quite talkative but always passionate, he is surrounded by the greatest chefs and has learnt from their experiences. Today, by accepting the...

institut culinaire de france
15 May 2019

Institut Culinaire de France opens its school in Bordeaux

Institut Culinaire de France will open its first campus in Bordeaux in 2020. Bakery, pastry, creativity, and management for the new regional school.