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Marcel's Culinary Experience

Marcel's Culinary Experience

Cooking
Glen Ellyn, Chicago, Illinois
(9 Reviews)

Downtown Glen Ellyn is home to one of the freshest and most innovative stores for cooking and food lovers locally, regionally and even globally. Open since September 2011 at 490 North Main Street, in a beautiful historic landmark building, is Marcel’s – a fresh kind of culinary experience.

Jill Foucré, a longtime resident of Glen Ellyn, has embarked on her lifelong dream to combine her family heritage, her love of cooking and entertaining, and her highly successful business skills into a retail and cooking school destination.

Named after Jill’s grandfather, a French chef and restaurateur, Marcel’s is a gathering place to cook, create and celebrate. A welcoming state-of-the-art kitchen for cooks of all ages and skill levels, is a place to learn, watch, meet new people and old friends – a place to pull up a chair, gather around the table and discover fabulous food adventures.

Stocked with fine cookware and hardworking professional tools, exquisite table wares, specialty foods, and one-of-a find items, Marcel’s is a contemporary purveyor of food, fun and learning for the community and the Midwest.

Reviews of Marcel's Culinary Experience

(9 Reviews)
An Afternoon with Smyth + The Loyalist (Demo)

3/5/2018
Anonymous

Attended: An Afternoon with Smyth + The Loyalist (Demo)


Wonderful class and a lot of fun. Wished it had been a little smaller, but overall a fun afternoon!

Dim Sum Workshop (Hands On)

1/22/2018
Anonymous

Attended: Dim Sum Workshop (Hands On)


We would prefer it if there were less people so we were able to do more cooking.

Early Spring Canning Workshop (V) (Hands On)

4/26/2015
Anonymous

Attended: Early Spring Canning Workshop (V) (Hands On)


I now have confidence that I am able to can foods on my own, thanks to Chef Kelly's expertise.

An Afternoon with Smyth + The Loyalist (Demo)

3/7/2018
Ruth G.

Attended: An Afternoon with Smyth + The Loyalist (Demo)


Ruth G. gave this class 4 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.

Sausage Making Workshop (Hands On)

2/27/2018
Amy E.

Attended: Sausage Making Workshop (Hands On)


Amy E. gave this class 4 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.

Couples: Entertaining a la Frantais (Hands On)

4/1/2017
Laura W.

Attended: Couples: Entertaining a la Frantais (Hands On)


Laura W. gave this class 5 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.

Couples: Entertaining a la Frantais (Hands On)

3/26/2017
Laura W.

Attended: Couples: Entertaining a la Frantais (Hands On)


Laura W. gave this class 5 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.

Provencal Bistro (Hands On)

2/26/2016
Sherry M.

Attended: Provencal Bistro (Hands On)


Sherry M. gave this class 5 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.

Bread Workshop: Buns, Bread, & Baguettes (Hands On)

5/18/2015
Jennifer H.

Attended: Bread Workshop: Buns, Bread, & Baguettes (Hands On)


Jennifer H. gave this class 5 out of 5 CourseHorse stars.

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490 N Main St, Chicago, Illinois 60137
Marcel's Culinary Experience
Glen Ellyn, Suburbs
490 N Main St
Btwn Pennsylvania Ave & Crescent Blvd
Chicago, Illinois 60137

Upcoming Classes at Marcel's Culinary Experience

LK: Tricks & Treats (Ages 6-8) (Hands On)
LK: Tricks & Treats (Ages 6-8) (Hands On)
Next start date:

Saturday Oct 20th, 11am

MK: Ghosts & Ghouls (Ages 9-11) (Hands On)
MK: Ghosts & Ghouls (Ages 9-11) (Hands On)
Next start date:

Saturday Oct 20th, 2pm

Ireland Brew Tour (Hands On)
Ireland Brew Tour (Hands On)
Next start date:

Saturday Oct 20th, 6:30pm

Crisp and Clean: Napa Valley in the Fall (Hands On)
Crisp and Clean: Napa Valley in the Fall (Hands On)
Next start date:

Wednesday Oct 24th, 6:30pm

Fall Cast Iron Cooking (Hands On)
Fall Cast Iron Cooking (Hands On)
Next start date:

Thursday Oct 25th, 6:30pm

Game Day Tailgating(Cocktail Party w Interactive Demos)
Game Day Tailgating(Cocktail Party w Interactive Demos)
Next start date:

Friday Oct 26th, 6:30pm

Tostada Party (Hands On)
Tostada Party (Hands On)
Next start date:

Sunday Oct 28th, 12pm

Dinner at 7: Tuscan Table (Demo)
Dinner at 7: Tuscan Table (Demo)
Next start date:

Tuesday Oct 30th, 7pm

Seafood, Small Plate Style (Hands On)
Seafood, Small Plate Style (Hands On)
Next start date:

Thursday Nov 1st, 6:30pm

Knife Skills at 3 (Hands On)
Knife Skills at 3 (Hands On)
Next start date:

Saturday Nov 3rd, 3pm

Family Cooking Night: Better Than Take-Out (Hands On)
Family Cooking Night: Better Than Take-Out (Hands On)
Next start date:

Wednesday Nov 7th, 6pm

Late Fall Grilling (KJ) (Hands On)
Late Fall Grilling (KJ) (Hands On)
Next start date:

Thursday Nov 8th, 6:30pm

Progressive Cocktail Party (Cocktail Party)
Progressive Cocktail Party (Cocktail Party)
Next start date:

Friday Nov 9th, 6:30pm

Soup & Quick Bread Suppers (Hands On)
Soup & Quick Bread Suppers (Hands On)
Next start date:

Sunday Nov 11th, 12pm

Fall Comforts (Hands On)
Fall Comforts (Hands On)
Next start date:

Wednesday Nov 14th, 6:30pm

Chez Panisse Date Night (Hands On)
Chez Panisse Date Night (Hands On)
Next start date:

Thursday Nov 15th, 6:30pm

LK: Gobble Gobble (Ages 6-8) (Hands On)
LK: Gobble Gobble (Ages 6-8) (Hands On)
Next start date:

Saturday Nov 17th, 11am

MK: Pilgrim Supper (Ages 9-11) (Hands On)
MK: Pilgrim Supper (Ages 9-11) (Hands On)
Next start date:

Saturday Nov 17th, 2pm

Pizza & Wine Night (Hands On)
Pizza & Wine Night (Hands On)
Next start date:

Saturday Nov 17th, 6:30pm

Spirits and Spice (Hands On)
Spirits and Spice (Hands On)
Next start date:

Tuesday Nov 20th, 6:30pm

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