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.

Most Popular Recipes

All Cooking School Stories Recipes

Mike's Spicy Southwest Chicken Soup

Grilled Pork Chops with Onion and Bell Pepper Relish

Crispy Skin Salmon with Leek Compote

Philippine Stir-Fried Rice Noodles: Pansit Grisado

Sauteed Quail Salad

Insalata Mista

Prickly Pear Syrup

Indian Flat Bread

Steamed Snails with Lemongrass

Poached Red Pears in Port Wine

Roast Rack of Lamb

Risotto alla Valdostana

Chasseur Sauce

Chicken with Dumplings

Korean Dumplings: Mandu

Mr. E's Chicken Soup

Spanish Rice Casserole: Paella

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



Northern Italian Sweet and Sour Duck Sauce

Fettuccine with Broccoli


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


Saltimbocca alla Romana

Japanese Beef and Vegetables: Sukiyaki