Founder and Chef of École Ducasse, Alain Ducasse officially inagurated École Ducasse Abu Dhabi Studio. Located at the historic Al Hosn site, studio represents the first of its kind in the region in partnership with Erth Hospitality.
École Ducasse Abu Dhabi Studio boasts an excellent culinary team trained by École Ducasse Paris Campus executive chefs. These culinary maestros will guide students through a comprehensive curriculum, encompassing the foundational techniques of French culinary and pastry arts, as well as the captivating nuances of Emirati cuisine. From mastering the delicate art of macarons to crafting traditional Emirati desserts, the studio promises an immersive and enriching journey for every aspiring chef.
Speaking on the event, Ducasse said, “At École Ducasse, we are extremely privileged to have the opportunity to share our vision of gastronomy with talented individuals from all over the globe. Mutual inspiration happens when passion is shared and we are delighted to have the opportunity to contribute in raising the culinary scene and talents in Abu Dhabi.”
Shaikha Al Kaabi, Chief Executive Officer, Erth Abu Dhabi, said, “This collaboration is a testament to our shared vision of nurturing culinary excellence in Abu Dhabi. École Ducasse Abu Dhabi Studio represents a platform for cultural exchange and innovation, empowering the next generation of chefs to become culinary ambassadors for the region. We are confident that this studio will serve as a beacon of culinary inspiration for the UAE.”
Elise Masurel, Managing Director, Ecole Ducasse, commented, “The launch of École Ducasse Studio in partnership with Erth Abu Dhabi is a great milestone for us in the Middle East region and we are very happy to contribute to enriching the local gastronomic scene and encouraging culinary talents to flourish.”
École Ducasse Abu Dhabi Studio welcomes students to book their courses and explore the diverse programs. From personalized amateurs cooking classes to comprehensive programs for professionals, the studio caters to every level of culinary aspiration for those who dream of turning passion into plate.
Beyond the classrooms, École Ducasse Abu Dhabi Studio extends its reach through its rooftop café with a view on Qasr al-Hosn Fort.