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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)
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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!

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.

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.

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3/7/2018
Ruth G.

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


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

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2/27/2018
Amy E.

Attended: Sausage Making Workshop (Hands On)


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

4/1/2017
Laura W.

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


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

3/26/2017
Laura W.

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


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

2/26/2016
Sherry M.

Attended: Provencal Bistro (Hands On)


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

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
490 N Main St
Btwn Pennsylvania Ave & Crescent Blvd
Chicago, Illinois 60137

Upcoming Classes at Marcel's Culinary Experience

Knife Skills at 3 (Hands On)
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Saturday Jun 2nd, 3pm

Marcel's Meets Marche (Hands On)
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Sunday Jun 3rd, 12pm

Dinner at 7: Ripe (Demo)
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Tuesday Jun 5th, 7pm

Girls Night Out: Moscow Mules and Bites (Hands On)
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Wednesday Jun 6th, 6:30pm

Sizzle, Smoke & Sip (Hands On) (KJ)
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Friday Jun 8th, 6:30pm

Big Kids Camp: Spin the Globe Day 1 (Ages 12-16)
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Monday Jun 11th, 11am

Big Kids Camp: Spin the Globe All 4 days (Ages 12-16)
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Monday Jun 11th, 11am

Big Kids Camp: Spin the Globe Day 2 (Ages 12-16)
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Tuesday Jun 12th, 11am

Big Kids Camp: Spin the Globe Day 3 (Ages 12-16)
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Wednesday Jun 13th, 11am

Road Trip: Louisville (Hands On)
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Wednesday Jun 13th, 6:30pm

Big Kids Camp: Spin the Globe Day 4 (Ages 12-16)
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Thursday Jun 14th, 11am

Early Summer in the Pacific Northwest (Hands On)
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Thursday Jun 14th, 6:30pm

Summer Brews for Backyard Nights (Hands On)
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Saturday Jun 16th, 6:30pm

Root to Stalk Cooking (Demo) (V)
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Tuesday Jun 19th, 7pm

Bayou Beltway (Hands On)
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Thursday Jun 21st, 6:30pm

Low Country Shrimp Boil (Hands On)
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Friday Jun 22nd, 6:30pm

Al Fresco: Spanish Pinchos (Hands On)
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Sunday Jun 24th, 12pm

LK Camp: Foods From Around The Globe Day 2 (Ages 6-8)
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Tuesday Jun 26th, 11am

LK Camp: Foods From Around The Globe Day 3 (Ages 6-8)
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Wednesday Jun 27th, 11am

Mexican on the Grill (KJ) (Hands On)
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Wednesday Jun 27th, 6:30pm

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