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

Insalata Mista

Roast Rack of Lamb

Korean Dumplings: Mandu

Indian Flat Bread

Steamed Snails with Lemongrass

Poached Red Pears in Port Wine

Grilled Pork Chops with Onion and Bell Pepper Relish

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

Fettuccine with Broccoli

Northern Italian Sweet and Sour Duck Sauce


Chicken with Dumplings

Fried Plantains with Spiced Beef: Piononos

Bordelaise Sauce

Smoked Duck and Scallop Salad with Sherry Vinaigrette




Saltimbocca alla Romana

Spanish Rice Casserole: Paella

Red Cabbage Braised in Cider and Beer