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

Saltimbocca alla Romana

Crispy Skin Salmon with Leek Compote

Mike's Spicy Southwest Chicken Soup

Indian Flat Bread

Fettuccine with Broccoli

Philippine Stir-Fried Rice Noodles: Pansit Grisado

Roast Rack of Lamb


Poached Red Pears in Port Wine

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

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

Grilled Pork Chops with Onion and Bell Pepper Relish

Carrots with Mustard-Brown Sugar Glaze

Bordelaise Sauce

Mr. E's Chicken Soup


Japanese Beef and Vegetables: Sukiyaki

Insalata Mista

Korean Dumplings: Mandu

Spanish Rice Casserole: Paella


Red Cabbage Braised in Cider and Beer

Chicken with Dumplings

Northern Italian Sweet and Sour Duck Sauce


Vietnamese Style Chicken Dumpling Soup