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Address: Mill Pool House | Park Road, Oulton, Tarporley CW6 9BH, England
Phone Number: +44 1829 760902
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Cheshire Cooks is located in a converted Barn in the heart of the...

Cheshire Cooks is located in a converted Barn in the heart of the Cheshire countryside. It is a unique venue offering a fresh approach to cooking with exciting classes that emphasize hands-on cookery and inspirational teaching, using top quality seasonal, local produce. Whether your aim is to cook for pleasure, learn to cook as a professional, or enjoy a team building exercise with colleagues, our tutors will offer courses designed to suit the complete novice through to the experienced enthusiast.

Combine your course with an overnight stay at the Lakeside Barn.

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Taste of the Mediterranean course

This was my second visit to Cheshire Cooks, my first having been a year ago when I completed the Taste of Spain course. This time I went with my son - I had enjoyed my previous... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 13, 2015
Trish M
Warrington, United Kingdom
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Warrington, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

This was my second visit to Cheshire Cooks, my first having been a year ago when I completed the Taste of Spain course. This time I went with my son - I had enjoyed my previous visit so much that I asked my husband to buy me another gift voucher for Christmas and bought one for my son as well!... More 

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Cheshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

I arrived for my cookery day (fish and sea food) with little culinary skills. I left, having cooked 22 dishes, many of which I took home for eating over the next few days. I made olive and chorizo bread, two desserts and all manner of fish dishes. Learning how to fillet fish, prepare squid and cook lobster. It was a... More 

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Northwich, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Well what can I say. I had my heart set on the summer foods, due to working shifts I was initially struggling arrange a date. But after contacting Cheshire cooks directly they were so helpfull and friendly in finding a solution. So they already had 5 stars off me just for booking. I arrived on what turned out to be... More 

Thank Chriswiggins145
Chester, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

My friend and I had a great day on the Taste of Italy cookery day. Such fun , knowledge and genuinely good time was had. We love cooking anyway, but we were treated to some simple knowledge of cooking & preparing foods that we love. Philip is a legend ( great people skills and stories to tell!) plus Janice is... More 

Thank Sazzle256
Prestbury, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

My twin sister and I celebrated our 60th birthdays with a cookery day at Cheshire Cooks and we were accompanied by my cousin's husband who had received the day as a gift from his wife. Right from the day of making reservations we were given personalised service - a surprise birthday greeting with the gift certificate for my sister and... More 

1 Thank Jennie D
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Spent a superb day on the French cookery course. Philip is an excellent teacher, patient and provides the confidence to try out or improve your cookery skills. Thoroughly enjoyable, highly recommend, you will not be disappointed whatever your level 👍👍👍👍👍

1 Thank Stuart P
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Dad and I visited Cheshire Cooks at Lakeside Barn on a bright Spring day to enjoy a joint 40th and 65th birthday treat! Janice was so helpful through our booking process and she and Philip offered great advice as to which course to book (One Day Culinary) to allow us to learn the skills we most wanted to master!The surroundings... More 

1 Thank Nicola4424
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

I treated my boyfriend and his mother to the spainish cookery course and I tagged along too....I am so glad I did. Its a great day out, lovely environment and friendly host. We learnt loads of dishes and techniques from a top class chef. The experience is value for money and can be for any occasion. We will definitely be... More 

Thank Alicefb
Stockport, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Went with my daughter and we both enjoyed our day last week. It was quite intensive as we cooked over 15 dishes. Bread, 2 soups, tapas, main courses, sweets. We both cook a lot but picked up so many tips and recipes. The instruction was good and we did not have to wait around waiting for the next dish. All... More 

Thank peakrover
Chester, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Enjoyed a Spanish cooking day recently, great course, learned plenty and left with lots if food to enjoy with the family that night. Highly recommend and will be back soon, hopefully Philip will introduce a Curry day ;-)

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