Charlotte Cooks

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.







Upcoming Featured Courses:

CUL 7500 Basics of Catering and Events

CKG 7060 The Art of Grilling

CKG 8317 Designer Cupcakes

CKG 7061 Seafood on the Grill

CUL 7600 Become a Professional Personal Chef

CKG 8375 The Artisan Doughnut

Bev 7170 Pairing Lab - Food and Beer Paring Package

CKG 7102 Knife Skills

CKG 7135 Fast Weeknight Dinners

CKG 7600 The Art of Home Canning

CKG 8325 Pizza Pizza and More!

Charlotte Cooks' Boot Camps (Adults)

We will be back in the spring with many exciting classes, including our boot camps.

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!

Culinary Boot Camp

Baking and Pastry Boot Camp

Class Packages
Book a class package save. When you sign up for a class package, you are automatically enrolled in the selected bundle of classes. Packages include:

BEV 7170 Paring Lab - Food and Beer Paring Package

CKG 8360 Cake Decorating Package

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

      Purchase Professional ToolsCPCC offers a knife kit for purchase. When you purchase a knife 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. The tool kit is not available from the 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 have 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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        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.