For its 20th birthday, the CULINARY INSTITUTE LENOTRE® received two beautiful birthday presents from:  “NICHE.COM” ranked us #1 in America. They rank all colleges in the U.S from nursing, computer science, art, international relations, religious study, etc. Their ranking is based on rigorous analysis of academic, admissions, financial, and student life data…(Read More)

Alain and Marie Lenotre are the founder of the CULINARY INSTITUTE LENOTRE® in Houston. The Lenotre family is regarded as one of the greatest culinary name of France. In 1975 Alain Lenotre, created the chef school, Ecole Lenôtre, in Paris. He developed the Lenotre party shop franchise internationally. He is a certified pastry chef…(Read More)

Tears of joy were seen on stage, smiles all around, and with great enthusiasm, we are proud to say congratulations to our new CIL Alumni! With inspirational speeches given by our own students and after months of hard work, it was finally time to say farewell to our 110th graduating class.  It is our…(Read More)

First Name/Last   Marilyn Ontiveros Current City   Houston, Texas Course of Study   AAS in Culinary Arts Graduation   2018 Good evening! My name is Marilyn Ontiveros and I am proud to be a current student and an alumnus of CULINARY INSTITUTE LENOTRE®. I am a single mother of 3 with 2 grandchildren (no they don’t…(Read More)

First Name/Last   Martin Lowe Hometown   Brooklyn New York Current City   Houston, Texas Course of Study   Diploma in Culinary Arts Graduation   2015 Personal Motivational Motto Kaizen.   Japanese for “Continuous Improvement” What’s your story? After many years of working at the same place…(Read More)

Today, our students had the opportunity to learn how to sharpen their knives, to care for them, and how they are made a with a demo by Chef Chris Parker. Mercer knives are used in 90% of North American culinary academies because of their reliable quality and durability, making them one of the most recognized…(Read More)

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