Pastry cooking class with Thierry Mulhaupt

by | Dec 7, 2018 | Cooking classes, Various (when it rains) | 0 comments

atelier-galette-rois-thierry-mulhaupt-strasbourg

Thierry Mulhaupt is one of the big names of pastry cooking and is known for its Tartes folles, pies with unique flavors. I already told you about it in my list of the best pâtisseries in Colmar, but Mulhaupt is also present in Strasbourg. It is actually near Strasbourg, in Mundolsheim, that is located one of its fabrication workshop, which hosts pastry cooking classes. It is also possible to take classes in Colmar, but they are not taught by Thierry Mulhaupt himself, but by one of his head pastry chef, Laurent Gilg.

The pastry cooking classes by Thierry Mulhaupt have a lot of success, so remember to book several months in advance. I tried a class about gingerbread and Christmas Tarte folle (booked 6 months in advance, but I still had a bit of time) and then a King cake workshop organized for a few bloggers. Each time, I was really impressed by the quality of the class offered. People do appreciate it, as there were many people taking a 2nd or third class with Thierry Mulhaupt!

The classes take place on Saturdays afternoons, last for 3 hours and approach various themes (tarts, pastries, chocolates, macaroons…). The content of  the classes is very rich. Everyone receives recipe cards, as well as a pen to take notes. It’s very useful as  Thierry Mulhaupt gives a lot of tips and tricks and answers with patience to his students. You’ll come out of the workshop having learn a lot, even if you are pastry passionate with some experience (it is not my case, but I have asked!).

There is a snack in the middle of the class and it is obviously a delight. I had a divine hot chocolate, as well as a dried fruits financier. The workshop closes with a tasting of the pastries you made. You will go home with your creations in a box, already cooked or to be cooked at home if necessary (for King cake for example, as it has to rest until the next day). A guaranteed success when you go home!

I liked

  • Richness of the content of the classes: recipes, tips and tricks
  • Availability of Thierry Mulhaupt to answer questions
  • Spacious and pleasant laboratory

I liked a little less

  • The price of success: you have to book a very long time in advance!

My pictures of pastry cooking classes with Thierry Mulhaupt

Practical information

Prices

Classes last 3 hours and cost 63€. You go home with your production. Classes are only available in French.

Opening times

You will find here the calendar of pastry cooking classes by Thierry Mulhaupt.

Getting here

By car

The workshop is located close to Strasbourg. The address is as follows: 3 rue Thomas Edison 67450 Mundolsheim:

  • 10 km from Strasbourg (about 15 minutes drive)
  • 82 km from Colmar (about 1h drive)
  • 124 km from Mulhouse (about 1h20 drive)

In Colmar, the classes are given at the laboratory located in the pâtisserie at 6 place de l’Ecole.

By public transport

You can have a look on Vialsace.

Laurène

Laurène

Laurène est la créatrice du blog Mon week-end en Alsace. Bretonne installée en Alsace depuis 2014, elle est tombée amoureuse de sa région d'adoption au point de lui dédier un blog et d'acheter avec son mari une maison alsacienne dans un village du Kochersberg, près de Strasbourg. A pied, à vélo, sur ses chevaux ou au volant de sa Fiat 500, elle aime partir explorer les moindres recoins de l'Alsace pour dénicher de bonnes adresses à partager sur le blog.

0 Comments

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

RELATED POSTS

Newsletter

Want to stay in touch ?

We send once a month a newsletter with our discoveries in the region. The newsletter is available only IN FRENCH though, but feel free to register 🙂