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.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Loved it!

I bought my partner this course as a birthday present because we have both had a go at making bread... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
rosieposie02
,
Barton-upon-Humber, N Lincs
Artisan Bread making course

Me and my wife had a great day out! Learned a lot while having lots of fun. Will highly recommend... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jan B
via mobile
Read all 87 reviews
56
All photos (56)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent100%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“bread”(39 reviews)
“croissants”(7 reviews)
“smoked trout”(4 reviews)
About
We will guide you through this hands-on practical half day, which is dedicated to learning every stage of the artisan baking process, the easy way. No prior baking experience is necessary; just enthusiasm and a desire to make real bread! I will cut...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Contact
1 Sylvan Close, New Forest National Park Hampshire, Lymington SO41 0HJ, England
Website
+44 7796 213774
Reviews (87)
Filter reviews
87 results
Traveler rating
87
0
0
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
87
0
0
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsbreadcroissantssmoked troutgreat teacherbaking experienceher birthdaywonderful hostsenjoyable morningtea breakpatient teachergreat morningwritten instructionsgreat recipeslearning howlocal producemany thanksdelicious lunch
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 87 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

I bought my partner this course as a birthday present because we have both had a go at making bread before but it has never been very successful! Alan and Carol were both incredibly welcoming and we found the course fun and informative. We know...More

Thank rosieposie02
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my wife had a great day out! Learned a lot while having lots of fun. Will highly recommend the course.

Thank Jan B
alanbrand, Owner at Artisan Bread Making New Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It was great to meet you both. Hope you enjoyed the bread you took home, and will continue to bake in the future. Thanks Carol & Alan

Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great way to spend a morning learning how to make bread in the lovely company of Alan and Carol - the course was fun and really informative - we have learnt a new skill in bread making - we would recommend to anyone!

Thank Bongo167
alanbrand, Owner at Artisan Bread Making New Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Bongo 167.Pleased you enjoyed the course. Alan & Carol

Reviewed 1 week ago

Jane and I were unsure quite what to expect, wondering how on earth such a variety of breads could be made in such a short time. As it turned out, we shared responsibilities, each devoting our new-found skills to the different types of bread without...More

Thank CalumCG
alanbrand, Owner at Artisan Bread Making New Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Calum and Jane. Glad you enjoyed the experience, and decided to stay for lunch. Hope to see you again Carol & Alan

Reviewed July 9, 2018

An excellent well structured, informative and fun morning's introduction to bread making. The whole morning went by in a flash, thanks to Alan's great way of teaching. His calm, good humoured approach helped us feel very much at home and that we actually could bake...More

Thank Colin B
alanbrand, Owner at Artisan Bread Making New Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Well Colin, it was great fun having you both here to make bread and for lunch. We hope you have had a go at home. Thank You Carol & Alan

Reviewed July 6, 2018

This experience exceeded my expectations. The whole morning was balanced just right. Good amount of teaching, learning and fun. Lovely setting - kitchen had good atmosphere and loved our lunch. My husband will be back to do more courses. Thank you

Thank Stephanie6872
alanbrand, Owner at Artisan Bread Making New Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank You.We look forward to seeing him ( and perhaps you) for a full day course in the near future Carol & Alan

Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

Me and my sister bought this for my father for Father’s Day and we’ve all thoroughly enjoyed ourselves! A lovely morning spent being taught how to make baguettes, seeded bread, croissants and sourdough to take home. Alan is a knowledgable, informative and patient teacher (and...More

Thank Rachel T
alanbrand, Owner at Artisan Bread Making New Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are delighted that you Dad enjoyed his fathers day experience, and that you were able to bake and relax over lunch as a family. Thank you, Carol & Alan

Reviewed July 1, 2018

I had no idea what to expect when my daughter and son in law gave me this half day course as a special Birthday present, There is no prerequisite for experience or knowledge of bread making you just need to be keen an willing to...More

Thank highlightuk
alanbrand, Owner at Artisan Bread Making New Forest, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2018

Surprise birthday presents are always a challenge, so we are pleased you enjoyed the day. May see you back for a full day course once you get the bread making bug. Thank you for taking the time to say such good things.I was a pleasure...More

Reviewed July 1, 2018

I gave this course as a present for my boyfriend's birthday, who already enjoys making bread. We found it really enjoyable and also to have some bread making myths debunked. All our creations were delicious and we left feeling inspired and encouraged to make bread...More

Thank Alexa H
alanbrand, Owner at Artisan Bread Making New Forest, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2018

Thanks Alex,It would be lovely to welcome you back for another course.. Perhaps try Indian breads and Curry next time. Carol & Alan

Reviewed June 20, 2018

Myself and my boyfriend spent half a day with Alan making sourdough, croissants, baguettes and seeded rolls. Bread making always seemed complicated and scientific when we tried it at home but Alan brought a whole new approach to it that simplified the whole process and...More

Thank GRose68
alanbrand, Owner at Artisan Bread Making New Forest, responded to this reviewResponded June 28, 2018

So pleased you both enjoyed the course and hope bubbles has settled in his new home. Look forward to seeing you later in the year for the Gluten Free course. Thank you Carol & Alan

View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
lynda b
January 26, 2018|
Answer
Response from alanbrand | Property representative |
Hi Linda, many thanks for your enquiry, unfortunately we are not within walking distance of the train station in Lymington, however, we may be able to arrange to collect you or arrange transport. Please contact me direct if... More
0
Votes
Genevieve A
April 20, 2017|
Answer
Response from alanbrand | Property representative |
Hi many thanks for your enquiry, unfortunately I am fully booked tomorrow, my first availability is Monday, if any interest?
0
Votes