cookery courses

Half Day Courses


COURSE LIST 2018 September-December

All courses include full use of equipment and all ingredients are provided.

Cupcake Crazy

Have you seen all these lovely pictures of cupcakes and wondered if you could do them as beautifully? Join us on this introduction to cupcake making and decorating. The course is aimed at cupcake decorating beginners.Our chef will introduce you to the world of cupcakes. The morning will involve baking your own cupcakes (using different flavourings) and then we will show you how to make simple but beautiful decorations. This is a practical cookery morning and will include a cup of coffee on arrival, a light 2 course lunch and you will be able to go home with all your pretty cupcakes.

10am – 2pm

Beginner’s Dinner Party

This is for beginners wanting the confidence to create their own dinner parties. We will be teaching you to prepare, cook and present a simple but delicious 2 course dinner party for those wanting to get cooking for friends. This is a hands-on, practical course and at the end of the morning you will be able to relax and enjoy your culinary creations in the stylish dining room. The course includes Brompton coffee/tea on arrival and a wonderful (because its made by you!) 2 course lunch served with complimentary glass of wine.

10am – 2pm

Stocks & Sauces

This is the perfect start to any great dish. You will be shown the essential techniques and base recipes to create successful stocks & sauces. You’ll then be able to create the finest tasting dishes for both home cooking and entertaining! Your day will include a 2 course lunch with a glass of wine.

10am- 2pm


This is a great way to spend the day learning how to create those special little dishes that we all love to eat. You’ll create a selection of traditional Spanish tapas for you to enjoy with a glass of wine.