Cooking demonstration followed by 5-course dinner and wine

Exclusive gourmet experience at Chateau de Jalesnes in Loire Valley, France

Slow down and taste, sip and savour French cuisine at the hands of our Chef, Eric Bichon. Partake in a most delicious affair of the tastebuds by enjoying local food and the culinary culture of France. Afterwards, celebrate with a 5-course dinner and wines to pair.

Gourmet Experiences
From 1 to 3 hours

Taste, sip and savour French cuisine

Learn from the best, our Chef, Mr. Bichon, will be demonstrating his cooking talent right in front of your eyes using locally-sourced produce and French dishes that have given him the title he deserves. During this cooking demonstration, you will hear about the local ingredients and how best to combine taste and flavours resulting in exquisite dishes. Immerse yourself in French cuisine and take your senses and tastebuds on a journey.

Mr. Bichon has been in the industry for over 30 years working in a number of resturants rising to the ranks of managing a Michelin-starred resturant for many years. He then took a step back and setup this own restaurant in the Loire Valley in a beautiful historic village not far from Chateau De Jalesnes. He cooks for fine-dining restaurant to hundreds of people at weddings, events and parties.

This experience starts at Chateau De Jalesnes, from where you will be taken to Mr Bichon's restaurant for an apéritif and the cooking demonstration. Afterwards, you will be rewarded with a five-course dinner with wines to pair for each dish. Once this fantastic dinner experience is complete, you will be brought back to Chateau De Jalesnes to enjoy a digestif in the Chateau's salon.


  • Shuttle bus or car from Chateau De Jalesnes to the restaurant and back
  • An apéritif and cooking demonstration and talk from a Chef
  • Five-course dinner with wine pairing
  • A digestif in the Chateau's salon

Maximum: 8 people.

Bookings essential.

Starts at 6.30pm sharp and ends at 9pm approximately.

Accomodation at Chateau de Jalesnes is available on request.

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