Austin, Texas Farm To Table® Student Experience May 3-5


Austin, Texas Farm To Table® Student Experience
Friday, May 3 - Saturday, May 5, 2019
Invited: Online culinary and pastry arts students and alumni

It’s a taste of Texas you don’t want to miss! Two days of learning, sourcing, sampling and sipping some of the Lone Star State’s finest. Greeted in person by Escoffier faculty, you will travel to the Texas Beef Council where your first lesson will be “Beef 101”, followed by a delicious dinner. Day two is touring and tasting sun up to sun down starting at a local farmers market, proceeding to a Sotol distillery and finishing out the experience back at the Texas Beef Council for a beef taste sensory class. The closing event will be Stonehouse Vineyard wine tasting featuring Texas produced Cheese. This taste bud tickling exploration is designed to enrich your online studies.

Menu of Events:

Day 1 | Friday, May 3
+ Travel To Austin, Texas
+ Begins at 3:30 pm: Texas Beef Council - Demo by Escoffier Chef Instructors and Beef 101 Lesson
+ Dinner with Escoffier Chef Educators

Day 2 | Saturday, May 4
+ Tour Austin Farmers Market
+ Sotol Distillery Tour and Tasting
+ Texas Beef Council - Beef Fabrication and Tasting
+ Stonehouse Vineyard Wine Tasting - Featuring Texas Produced Cheese

Day 3 | Sunday, May 5
+ Travel Back Home

Pricing does not include flights or hotel. A shuttle will be provided for airport pick up on Friday at 11am and 2pm as well as one shuttle dropoff on Sunday morning. Shuttle transporation will also be provided during weekend activities. Only 12 spots are available to online culinary and pastry arts students and alumni.

Hotel Group Rate Details:
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Austin NW - Four Points
8300 N FM620 Building I , Austin, Texas 78726

Reservation method: Ask for the special rate under the name “Escoffier Farm To Table” for discounted rate of $145/night. Reservations must be made no later than 4/18/2019 in order to guarantee this special rate. Contact: 512-610-5700

If you have questions, please contact our Student Success team at or (877) 452-5489 (Option 5).