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

Bordelaise Sauce

Chicken with Dumplings

Red Cabbage Braised in Cider and Beer


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


Saltimbocca alla Romana

Fried Plantains with Spiced Beef: Piononos

Carrots with Mustard-Brown Sugar Glaze

Insalata Mista


Saltimbocca alla Romana

Spanish Rice Casserole: Paella

Risotto alla Valdostana

Fettuccine with Broccoli

Mike's Spicy Southwest Chicken Soup

Chasseur Sauce

Northern Italian Sweet and Sour Duck Sauce

Grilled Pork Chops with Onion and Bell Pepper Relish

Vietnamese Style Chicken Dumpling Soup


Mr. E's Chicken Soup

Indian Flat Bread

Prickly Pear Syrup

Roast Rack of Lamb

Crispy Skin Salmon with Leek Compote

Sauteed Quail Salad