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Julia Child’s Desserts Simplified

Saturday, December 2

Julia Child’s desserts are known for their complex and decadent nature, but they can be simplified for the home baker.  Join us to learn how to make these desserts and impress your guests at your next dinner party.

Participation:  Hands on Class.  Everyone will make each dessert!


  • Chocolate Mousse
  • Napoleans (also known as “mille feuille”
  • Pear Tartin

What You Will Learn:

  • How to handle chocolate so it does not clump in the mousse
  • How to make pastry cream
  • How to work with puff pastry
  • How to make a crust for the tarte tatin


Chef:  Liz


Coffee and tea are complimentary.  Wine and beer are available for purchase.

10% off regularly priced items



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Julia Child's Simplified - 12/2
$ 55.00
5 available
Date and time
Saturday, December 2
1:30pm -
The Joyful Gourmet
542 N Milwaukee Ave.
Libertyville, IL 60048
Cancellation Policy

If you cannot make your reservation, we do encourage you to attempt to find someone that would enjoy attending. We can only issue a credit for you to attend a future event (6 month expiration). Within 72 hours we are not able to offer a credit as we’ve already incurred food and help costs.

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