Confidence in the Kitchen

Class Summary

If you are new to the kitchen this is the class for you! Going back to basics you will be taught knife skills, sauces, pastry making all designed to to give you a confidence boost.

Start Time 10:00am - 4.00pm

Cost £130 per person

Skill Level Beginner

Class details

This class will go back to basics, covering knife skills, sauces, pastry and will show you some great techniques to give you a confidence boost.  The will learn skills to help you create some great food for friends and family with minimal fuss.  If you are new to the kitchen this is the class for you!  The class includes lunch, perhaps of dishes made, the rest is yours to take home.  dsc_3491

  • Spiced cauliflower and parsnip soup (chopping and blending)
  • Beetroot cured salmon with celeriac remoulade (a winner of a starter, curing and chopping)
  • Chicken, cider and leek gratin with a hazelnut crumble (chopping vegetables, making a crumble and a sauce)
  • Smoked Haddock and Leek Tart (pastry)
  • Braised duck leg with star anise and cinnamon (slow cooking and reheating)
  • Cod with a crab crust and watercress tartare sauce  (fish preparation and sauce making)
  • Soft chocolate cake with mascarpone cream (cake making)
  • Apple and lemon curd bread and butter pudding (chopping and construction of dessert)
Class notices

The class includes a light lunch perhaps of dishes made.

All courses include

  • Tree

    Learn in our beautiful country surroundings

  • Chef's Hat

    Small class sizes for more one to one time with our experienced chefs

  • Glass

    All ingredients are provided and day courses include lunch

  • Disabled

    One work station can be lowered for those with disabilities or who may prefer to sit

  • Bed

    Make your visit extra special and stay over in one of our nine 4* Bed and Breakfast rooms

  • Washing Up

    And best of all we do all the washing up!