Take a Class with Me!


Photos courtesy Newport Cooks


I offer the following:

* pastry work / chocolate work as a consultant for professionals, restaurants and hotels. I work on site with your chefs on menus and techniques.
* cooking (personal culinary services on site)
* pastry work & chocolate work classes (for all levels)
* culinary classes (for all levels)


Personal Culinary Services

I provide private chef and private pastry chef services for all occasions. I can work out of your home and am specialized in international cuisine, casual, fine dining, cocktail parties, etc.
I can provide American, European and Mediterranean dishes as well as all vegetarian dishes! I also offer cold soups, salads and vinaigrettes.
I have reasonable hourly fees and can work on any budget. Menus are available upon request.


5/5 stars

"Laurent was very easy to work with in planning the menu. He was very professional and arrived early. The food was outstanding, very flavorful and beautiful. My guests and I enjoyed every morsel! He is a fine chef as well as an amazing chocolatier."

Carol S.


Cooking, Chocolate and Pastry Classes

I offer the following:
* cookies and petits fours
* American and European cupcakes
* panna cottas and custard desserts
* crepes and garnishes
* tarts: fresh fruits, frangipanes, lemon, etc.
* cakes: vanilla, chocolate, lemon and different fillings
* French macarons
* "our" chocolate class!

Festi-Vals Patisserie

 "Festi-Vals" is a new line of mini tarts, eclairs and surprise pastries.
I offer the following tarts "Festi-Vals" and assorted pastries:
* caramel-chocolate
* lemon-blueberry
* orange blossom-strawberries
* panna cottas
* jam-marshmallows
* peanut butter wafers
* and more!
The eclairs "Festi-Vals" are as follows:
* tiramisu-coffee
* caramel-chocolate
* lemon-blueberries
* orange blossom-strawberries
* hazelnut
* and more!
Parisian macarons are available in the following:
* passion fruit
* dark chocolate
* lavender
For jams, variants are as follows:
* strawberry orange blossom
* tropical-vanilla
With handcrafted chocolates, we have a collection of 12 artfully decorated chocolate bonbons. By special request only.

Location:  Houston, TX