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

Carrots with Mustard-Brown Sugar Glaze

Fried Plantains with Spiced Beef: Piononos

Risotto alla Valdostana


Chasseur Sauce

Steamed Snails with Lemongrass

Saltimbocca alla Romana

Roast Rack of Lamb

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

Poached Red Pears in Port Wine

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

Grilled Pork Chops with Onion and Bell Pepper Relish

Insalata Mista


Prickly Pear Syrup

Korean Dumplings: Mandu

Smoked Duck and Scallop Salad with Sherry Vinaigrette

Vietnamese Style Chicken Dumpling Soup

Crispy Skin Salmon with Leek Compote

Mike's Spicy Southwest Chicken Soup

Indian Flat Bread

Fettuccine with Broccoli

Saltimbocca alla Romana


Chicken with Dumplings

Red Cabbage Braised in Cider and Beer