Charlotte Cooks

From boot camps to cupcakes, you'll be delighted at what's on the menu at Charlotte Cooks. Expert, friendly instructors guide your learning and help you practice as you prepare delicious meals, desserts and more in our professional kitchens. Choose from favorites or enroll today in one of our many new classes.







Featured Courses Include:

Entertain At Home
Holiday Party Package
Italian Holiday Package
Feast of the Seven Fishes

Fast Weeknight Dinners
Coupon Workshop
Pairing Lab-Wine and Cheese

The Flavors of Asia
Tasty First Bites from Around the World

Cheesecakes and Toppings
Holy Cannoli
Candy Making Workshop
Holiday Cookies
Cookie Decorating
The Cookie Jar

Charlotte Cooks' Boot Camps (Adults)
Kids don't get to have all the fun. Now, you can take your skills to the next level and have lots of fun in 40-hour hands-on classes. Sign up early! Fall camps begin on Saturday, September 16th. Added a night boot camp class! Class will meet on Monday and Wednesday nights, September 18th to October 18th, from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Baking and Pastry Boot Camp 
Culinary Boot Camp

Class Packages
Our class packages are a great way to get more and save money. When you sign up for one of our class packages, you are automatically enrolled in the selected bundle of our classes. Packages include:

    Italian Holiday Package
    Holiday Party Package
    The Cookie Jar
    Entertain at Home Package

    Charlotte Cooks' Basics and More

      Baking and Pastry Arts
      Cooking Skills
      World and Regional Cuisines

      Questions or ideas? Want an exclusive group class or family adventure in cooking? Email us at

      Purchase Professional Toolsknife kit details (PDF). If you purchase a kit, send your receipt to to arrange for pick up in the Philip L. VanEvery Culinary Arts Center on Central Campus at 425 N. Kings Drive, Charlotte, NC. Tool kit is not available from CPCC Bookstore.

      Team Building
      Too many cooks in the kitchen? Not at CPCC. Bring your work team or group and join us for innovative team building experiences in the Charlotte Cooks kitchens and bakeshops. We equip you with custom menus and exercises to make the experience fun and filling. Yes, you do get to enjoy the goodies you created! Call 704.330.4660 to make plans with the Corporate Learning Center.

        Team Building Flier (PDF)
        Charlotte Cooks Photo Gallery

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        Meet CPCC Chefs
        Free Charlotte Cooks recipes


        Food Allergy Intolerance Disclaimer: CPCC makes every effort to identify ingredients that may cause allergic reactions for those individuals with food allergies and dietary restrictions. Effort is made to avoid using those ingredients. However, there is always a risk of contamination. Participants concerned with food allergies and food intolerances should be aware of this risk.

        CPCC cannot assume any liability for adverse reactions to food consumed, or items one many come in contact with while eating. Participants with life-threatening food allergies who may need to use an epi-pen should carry their own.