Category Archives: Classes

A Chocolate Masterclass with Paul A Young

I was recently invited, by the very lovely and extremely charitable @Con_Barry, to go along to a Chocolate Masterclass with Paul A Young. This is not an invitation that you turn down lightly, especially if you’re a chocoholic like me … Continue reading

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The Bertinet Kitchen Cookery School : The Perfect Pastry Class

Last week I spent a lovely day at The Bertinet Kitchen Cookery School in Bath learning how to make pastry. I was keen to do this course as pastry was something that never seemed to turn out very well for … Continue reading

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Learning To Bake Bread at Le Manoir Aux Quat’ Saisons

This summer I won a charity auction in aid of The Manna Society. The main prize was the fabulous Simon Rogan Dinner, but there were a number of other prizes including a one day cookery course at The Raymond Blanc … Continue reading

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Macaron Making Class at On Cookery School

Thanks to my lovely friends Ruth and Gemma, I spent last Sunday afternoon learning how to make macarons. I was quite nervous as I’d always imagined that macarons were made only by master patissiers in fancy French kitchens. I therefore … Continue reading

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Black Mountain Gold Chocolate Making Class in Wales

It all started with a windmill. Yep – I actually stayed here. A real life windmill in Usk,Wales. It was truly spectacular and I had the most wonderful weekend. . I put this down to three things: 1. Amazing people; … Continue reading

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