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    Welcome to Cooking Studio Taos

    Cook ~ Eat ~ Laugh ~ LearnView our class schedule
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    Culinary & Wine Immersion Week

    November 9th - 15th, 2018 ~ Plettenberg Bay, SOUTH AFRICA Read more here
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    Secret Locations ~ Meet New Friends

    Experience our Taos Secret Supper Club!Read more here
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    Weddings ~ Private Classes ~ Corporate Retreats

    Book your next private party or event with Cooking Studio Taos.Book your event now
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    Cooking Classes held in Working Kitchens.

    In Taos cook in Chef Maher's own kitchen or book a class in your own.Book a Class today
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    Learn to cook from James Beard Chef

    100% Hands on ClassesBook a Class now

Welcome to Cooking Studio Taos

New Mexico’s Premier Cooking School

Cooking classes with Chef Chris Maher, past recipient of six 4-Diamond Culinary Awards and a James Beard recognized chef.

We discuss, assign, cook and then sit down and enjoy what we have prepared together and talk some more. Students have fun and walk away having learned recipes, technique and theory.

Chris is available for private cooking classes and catering for your next dinner party or event.

Featured Events

Culinary Immersion Week in South Africa

Culinary & Wine Immersion Week in Plettenberg Bay, SOUTH AFRICA – the Crags

November 9th – 15th, 2018
with James Beard recognized Chef, Chris & Valerie Maher

We welcome our students, friends and guests to join us for a week long (6 nights) food and cultural immersion in South Africa.  Space is limited to 12 participants. Read more and reserve your space here

Taos Secret Supper Club

Join the Taos Secret Supper club where monthly a secret location is chosen and announced the morning of the event. Meet new people while experiencing the amazing talents of Chef Maher.

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Private caterer for taos weddings
Book us for your next event

Chef Chris Maher will make your event or special day memorable. View some of his sample menus from past events. Schedule a meeting now to discuss your occasion.

View our menus
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Gift Certificates ~ The perfect gift!

Cooking Studio Taos has beautifully presented gift vouchers that can be personalized for any occasion. Purchase a Cooking Class or Secret Supper Gift voucher.

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