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.







Featured Courses:

BEV-7100 Pairing Lab - Burgers and Beers

BEV-7101 Pairing Lab - Tacos and Cervezas

BEV-7102 Pairing Lab - Sausage and Beers

CKG-7013 Essentials of Korean Cooking

CKG-7025 American Sushi

CKG-7031 Sweet and Savory Crepes

CKG-7102 Knife Skills

CKG-7145 Couponing Workshop

CKG-7700 Our Steakhouse

CKG-7701 Our German Kitchen

CKG-7702 Our Spanish Kitchen

CKG-8210 A World of Fried Chicken

CKG-8307 Holiday Cookies

CKG-8311 Bread Baking

CKG-8314 Macarons: Basic Techniques

CKG-8315 Cake Decorating Basics

CKG-8327 Cookie Decorating

CKG-8329 Viennese Desserts

CKG-8395 Candy-Making Workshop

CKG-8415 Delicious Chocolate Desserts

WNE-7007 Pairing Lab - Wine and Cheese

Charlotte Cooks' Boot Camps (Adults)

We will be back in the fall 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
Look for fall 2018 courses beginning Sept. 15.

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 Pairing Lab - Food and Beer Pairing Package

    CKG-8360   Cake Decorating Package

    CKG-8390 The Cookie Jar

      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.