We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: 10 Telford Way | Blakelands, Milton Keynes MK14 5DU, England
Phone Number: +44 1908 646907
Website
Saturday
Closed
See all hours
Hours:
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Description: Coldsmoking food courses. We regularly host one day practical courses on...
Coldsmoking food courses. We regularly host one day practical courses on food smoking. On this course you will learn the basics of smoking your own food. We cover both the practical and theoretical aspects of this wonderful craft. The one day course includes how to make and use a cold smoker, hot smoking, sourcing wood, brining & salting, Health & Safety, producing smoke and smoking food. During the day we will be smoking up to eight different kinds of food from cheese to fish and from olives to eggs. For future course dates please visit the website for details.
read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 58 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 57
    Excellent
  • 0
    Very good
  • 0
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Cold Smoking Course

As a trainer myself, I was very impressed with the course - in just about every aspect. So pleased that I held off buying a smoker before the course, a real eye opener which paid... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
jfrankis
Add Photo Write a Review

58 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

As a trainer myself, I was very impressed with the course - in just about every aspect. So pleased that I held off buying a smoker before the course, a real eye opener which paid for itself through practical and very easy guidance on making my own cold smoked. I would strongly recommend this course to anyone interested in taking... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Wellingborough, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Another excellent day on a course provided by Turan. Having attended the Smoking course three years ago I was anticipating a great day and that's exactly what I got ....would recommend to anyone. Returning from the previous course I was amazed how quickly I got home smoking myself and my husband used Turans plans to build my smoker which is... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

I really enjoyed the day spent learning how to both hot and cold smoke food and that you can even smoke food in a large cardboard box! Turan was extremely knowledgeable, not only about the food side of things but also the smoke side. It was good to get technical about smoke at times, not just the flavour. Lovely soup... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Uxbridge, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

What a great day. I went as a complete novice to both cold and hot smoking but came away feeling I had learnt an immense amount. Turan put across his obvious passion in an easy to understand and relaxed way. He took time to answer all questions regardless of how simple and had plenty of practical tips, hands on and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

This is a must for anyone interested in hot or cold Smoking! Turan is extremely knowledgable and entertaining. Will return.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Abingdon, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Turan's Cold & Hot Smoking session was full, mostly men (well, it is nearly Bar-B-Q-ing?), but an unusual 4 women too on the day I went. Everyone seemed very positive about the experience & it had a good balance of practical time & tuition, with a friendly atmosphere. The course was given to me as a gift & would probably... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
TTTuran, Owner at Coldsmoking, responded to this review

Thank you Fiona so much for the review, We're glad you enjoyed the day and that it met your expectations. Hope you found the resources page on the website useful. More 

Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

So there is one terrible review for this course which is based in communication for Turan. I had difficulty booking the course (due solely to a busy set of late notice personal events that meant I had to rebook several times). On one occasion it was the morning of the course I had booked to attend. One phone call to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
TTTuran, Owner at Coldsmoking, responded to this review

Will, Thanks for reiterating what I always tell my guests when they have a problem with their bookings. I appreciate the review and thanks for taking a full and active part in the day. I hope you got something from the course and the resources links are going out in my next email. All the best Turan. More 

Pramaggiore, Veneto, Italy
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

was really a great course, well organised, we were very well attended and answered our questions. Thank you very much and hope to have you teaching the same course at 'La Boa' in Italy - www.laboa.org Thank you Turan Stefano

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Turan is an amazing tutor imparting a lot of information on smoking food while making it fun. Extremely thorough and demystified the whole art of food smoking for me. Could not wait to get home and get started on smoking everything in sight. Looking forward to the next time when I can attend another of his courses. Large variety of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

An excellent course, well worth the cost. Learnt a lot and enjoyed the day immensely. Am about to book onto another course with Turan. Highly recommended.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Coldsmoking also viewed

Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
 
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
 

Been to Coldsmoking? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Coldsmoking staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?