About the Show

In Cooking School Stories, Food Network takes you beyond the classroom and inside the personal lives of nine culinary students at The Art Institute of California - Los Angeles. From orientation to graduation, we'll travel alongside the students as they tackle an intense class load, balance their complicated personal lives and cope with day-to-day stress. Find out if they have what it takes to fulfill their dreams and become America's future chefs.

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All Cooking School Stories Recipes

Risotto alla Valdostana

Polynesian Sweet and Sour Fish: L'a Momona a Paakai

Steamed Snails with Lemongrass

Roast Rack of Lamb

Japanese-Style Deep-fried Shrimp coated with Rice: Domyoji Age

Philippine Stir-Fried Rice Noodles: Pansit Grisado

Chasseur Sauce

Fried Plantains with Spiced Beef: Piononos

Carrots with Mustard-Brown Sugar Glaze


Saltimbocca alla Romana

Mr. E's Chicken Soup

Crispy Skin Salmon with Leek Compote

Mike's Spicy Southwest Chicken Soup

Indian Flat Bread

Fettuccine with Broccoli

Smoked Duck and Scallop Salad with Sherry Vinaigrette

Prickly Pear Syrup

Korean Dumplings: Mandu



Northern Italian Sweet and Sour Duck Sauce

Insalata Mista

Poached Red Pears in Port Wine


Bordelaise Sauce

Grilled Pork Chops with Onion and Bell Pepper Relish