Beginners Cooking Class

Pick up some basic cooking skills in this foodie class in Rickmansworth.


The Cooking Academy
The Cooking Academy
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5.5 hours Class size 4 to 7     label £199

Are you new to cooking? Build confidence by starting with the basics in this cooking class near Watford.

Cooking is an essential skill that can be learnt at any stage in life, but it is also a relaxing and funny hobby that will inspire your creativity and please your taste buds. If you're just starting your kitchen adventure, this is the place to learn how to cook alongside a talented teacher showing you the ropes.

This beginner's cooking class is taught in small groups so you can be sure you will get plenty of time with the expert chef leading the session. There will be plenty of handy demonstrations that will help you learn cooking skills as well as lots of hands-on experience.

We cover all sorts of fundamental skills, from learning how to use your knives to figuring out what different terms mean. You'll get to grips with a variety of veggies, meats, pulses and grains, all to broaden your knowledge of food types and flavours. By the end of this class, you're sure to know your brunoise from your batons and the best way to slice and dice.

Some other techniques you'll cover are boiling, poaching, frying roasting and steaming. You'll learn how to steam, boil or stir fry perfect rice in ten minutes and cook dishes like a sizzling stir fry, a tantalizing chilli con carne, a delicious tomato pasta sauce and a dazzling chicken dhansak.

You'll be cooking up some tasty meals that you can delight in yourself, or take home to share with your friends and family. Wow them with your incredible skills all learnt here at The Cooking Academy.

Once this class is over, you will leave with a few new recipes under your chef hat that you can rely on each week for a tasty meal.

Please note:

  • Alternative recipes will be included for any dietary needs.
  • This class is suitable for vegetarians, vegans and those with gluten intolerance.
  • If you would like to speak in detail about your needs, please get in touch.


Knowledge required
Completely beginner-friendly.
 
What you'll get
Includes lunch (cooked by you!) and refreshments; wine, beer or soft drinks.
 
Suitable for

This class is great for a team building activity, birthday or hen do.

This would also be a unique gift for her, gift for mum, anniversary gift or birthday gift.

Location

The Cooking Academy - Silverwood, London Road, Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire

Beginners Cooking Class location
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The Cooking Academy
The Cooking Academy

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The Cooking Academy teaches people how to prepare and cook food from around the world in a professional, enthusiastic, creative and enjoyable way. We are unique in our approach to cookery by putting ingredients and their beneficial health properties at the heart of everything we teach.

We run a wide range of publicly available classes, social events for families and groups of friends. We also have an extensive corporate client base for whom we provide team-building events as well as corporate entertainment & hospitality events.

Our cookery school classes are entirely hands-on and taught by expert chefs in a home-from-home kitchen environment. Our ethos is to explain the chemical composition, Ayurvedic and herbal values of food so that recipes are nutritionally rich, look visually appealing, and taste divine. Our cookery classes and corporate events will change your perspective of food with a teaching methodology that makes no assumptions of your starting position but rather takes you by the hand on a journey of discovery, peppered with lots of hints and tips to give a technical understanding of why certain processes are necessary in cooking to broaden your knowledge.

Our recipes are straightforward to replicate at home and we always use fresh, ethically-sourced ingredients. We work in small groups so that the personal relationship with your chef and your fellow students can add to the richness of the day, whilst ensuring that everyone receives the right amount of one-to-one tutoring and the full attention of the chef taking the class.

We aim to be second to none in our marketplace, where you truly have a wonderful experience as well as learn skills that you can use for many years to come.

More about this class

This teacher has a 5.0 average rating (out of 5) on Facebook, with 205+ reviews

This class is also covered by ClassBento's money-back guarantee.

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