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Simply Good Cookery School

Keswick Cookery School | Unit 1 Sunset Hill Keswick, Penrith CA12 4RN, England
+44 1768 868000
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Bread masterclass

I was lucky enough to have a full day of one to one with Peter on the bread masterclass, two day... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2017
Paul R
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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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Spice day

Kate and John very friendly and knowledgeable. Great facilities and fun day mixing spices for... read more

Reviewed March 8, 2017
Sean W
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Morpeth, United Kingdom
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Jun 27, 2017
“Bread masterclass”
Mar 8, 2017
“Spice day”
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Keswick Cookery School | Unit 1 Sunset Hill Keswick, Penrith CA12 4RN, England
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Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

I was lucky enough to have a full day of one to one with Peter on the bread masterclass, two day course wrapped into one. Great breads....... sourdough, Rye, ciabatta, Foccacia, bagels, English muffins and croissants. Made for lunch an epic pizza with a amazing...More

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Reviewed March 8, 2017

Kate and John very friendly and knowledgeable. Great facilities and fun day mixing spices for tandoori chicken and flat breads. Ate this for lunch. Lots of chopping in the afternoon and tasting of green Thai curry and a beef noodle dish. Would have been good...More

Thank Sean W
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Petersidwell1976, Owner at Simply Good Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2017

Hi Sean Thanks for the review and glad you had a good day. Im sorry about the satnav we have to share the postcode with the farm over the hil. We have pinned it on Google maps and we plan to introduce a short dashcam...More

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Reviewed February 13, 2017

I attended the Italian cooking and baking course at the school in February 2017 and enjoyed every minute of it. Peter and Kate were very friendly, approachable and patient and a mine of information - lots of tips were picked up! We made and cooked...More

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Reviewed November 22, 2016

The course was described as a Breadmaking Masterclass and that is just what we got! Kate, the tutor took us through a range of bread making skills, demonstrating and explaining along the way. We made our own pizza for lunch and by the end of...More

Thank C B
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Reviewed May 12, 2016

Another excellent, productive and very enjoyable morning at the cookery school. I learned to make 3 very different pastries all of which turned out really well. You know you've done it right when Peter asks 'are yours on the top shelf or are they mine'!...More

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Reviewed April 18, 2016

Myself and 2 friends visited this weekend. We were met by Kate, who was friendly and passionate, she explained what the plan was for the day. It was all very relaxed and the passion they have in the school and teaching was amazing. Kate gave...More

Thank 648janeth
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Reviewed March 26, 2016

Had a fantastic time at the BBQ class. There was only me and my husband and Peter Sidwell. Peter was brilliant-friendly, knowledgable and helpful. We enjoyed ourselves and learned a lot. Wasnt actually sure what to expect on the day but it was wonderful. Would...More

Thank Ann D
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Reviewed January 9, 2016

This is the first time I've attended Simply Good Cookery School (or any cooking school) and the experience was so fabulous and worthwhile, I plan to definitely sign up for other courses. Previously, I tried to learn how to make Italian Breads from recipes, watching...More

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Reviewed December 17, 2015 via mobile

Peter is very friendly, approachable and well organised, he passed on lots of useful hints and tips. I learnt so much this morning on the introduction to pasta course, tasted some wonderful fresh pasta and came away with supper for the rest of the week....More

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Reviewed November 21, 2015

Birthday treat for our son Thomas (who has a learning disability) was a Chocolate cookery day- super-friendly, welcoming, very organised and he came home grinning from ear to ear with a huge bag of chocolate goodies. Everyone happy!

Thank Eleanor G
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