Home Cooking for Beginners

£150.00 5 hours 45 minutes

If you have completed our introduction to cookery, why not come along to learn some more delicious simple recipes.

Our chefs can teach you how to remain calm and help you gain confidence in the kitchen.



If you’re keen to grasp the fundamentals of cookery or are having to fend for yourself for the first time, then this is the perfect course for you!

Our ‘Home Cooking for Beginners’ Cookery Course will teach you essential knife skills, simple sauces, preparing delicious side dishes and how to approach meat and fish without being afraid. We’ll also demonstrate how to store your dishes safely and how to finish off your meals with one of our sumptuous pudding recipes.

Our chefs can teach you how to remain calm and help you gain confidence in the kitchen. By the end of the course, you’ll be able to impress your family and friends with your newfound skills. This course is perfect for students preparing for university and who are short on time!

All courses are taught by our skilled chefs. Our school is positioned in Abinger Hammer, a delightful and picturesque village in the heart of the Surrey Hills. The school provides each student with a fully equipped kitchen and all necessary ingredients and equipment. We believe in hands-on, practical teaching – so be prepared to roll up your sleeves!

Sample Menu:

The perfect scrambled eggs & bacon
Roast chicken with roasties, pan gravy, cauliflower cheese & roasted veg, petit pois ala francais
Pan-fried fish with a fresh fennel salad
Seasonal fruit crumble served with homemade vanilla custard

Technical Skills:

Preparing & cooking fruit & vegetables
How to select & buy quality meat & fish
Poaching, baking, frying & roasting
Preparing delicious meals from scratch


Indoor dining area
Outside seating & dining area
Free wifi
Limited onsite parking
Idyllic countryside setting, easily accessible by road & public transport

  • Please note:
    • Limited parking is available on-site. Please bring containers so you can take home any leftovers.
    • If there are 4 or less people on the course we have the right to postpone the course and offer an alternative date.
  • If you have purchased a voucher please contact us at [email protected] to redeem.
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