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Cheshire Cooks

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

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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Amazing course, food and setting!

I attended my second course at Cheshire Cooks at the weekend, which was an Italian course, and I was as impressed as the first time! Phillip & Janice are very friendly... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Northwich, United Kingdom
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Northwich, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I attended my second course at Cheshire Cooks at the weekend, which was an Italian course, and I was as impressed as the first time! Phillip & Janice are very friendly, accommodating and make you feel at ease as soon as you walk through the door and have a coffee. There was only myself and one other person on the... More 

Thank samanthafrank
Perth, Scotland
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Reviewed March 20, 2017

This was my second visit and Janice & Philip were again wonderful hosts. Nothing is too much trouble and they made me feel like family with their lovely welcome. I went on the Fish & Shellfish course which I've been wanting to do for ages and I was thrilled at what we did. If someone had told me how much... More 

Thank NomadsPerth_Scotland
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Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

This was my second visit and as enjoyable as the first one. We learned to filet fish as well as cook some wonderful dishes. Philip our tutor clearly loves both cooking and teaching. I would recommend this school to anyone! Will be back again!! Siobhan Asbury

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed February 5, 2017

We booked to stay at Cheshire Cooks as a Christmas present for our husbands - Philip and Janice could not have made our stay more wonderful, nothing was too much trouble. We arrived on the Friday night and were driven to the local village for dinner and there was Prosecco and chocolates waiting for us on our arrival. The bedrooms... More 

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Janice M, Owner at Cheshire Cooks, responded to this review

Many thanks for the great review, fantastic recommendation indeed! We are so glad the hubbies enjoyed learning their new cookery skills and delighted you enjoyed your stay with ourselves. We look forward to welcoming you back in the Summer. Bon Appétit, Janice & Philip More 

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Reviewed August 15, 2016

I took my daughter on a one day cooking class to Cheshire Cooks last weekend. We did the "Taste of the Mediterranean" class, which started at 10.00 and finished before 17.00. The whole experience was first class, right from the friendly welcome to the expert tuition to the beautiful surroundings, to the quality of food produced. Chef Philip is a... More 

Thank PaulMurray35
Chester, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed July 2, 2016

After meeting Janice at Tatton park food festival I was blown away with the different approach and what was to offer at Cheshire cooks. I took my mum for a much needed girly day out and what a treat it was! We went on the fish and shellfish course, it was informative, fun and a great experience. The amount of... More 

Thank j0annewils0n
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed June 13, 2016

I went on the Taste of Spain cookery course to hopefully feel competent enough to re-create happy memories of wonderful meals on holidays in Spain. I was a little apprehensive about my culinary abilities as I've become a bit lazy the last few years allowing my husband to be the creative one in the kitchen. Philip and Janis were incredibly... More 

Thank florencebride2011
Bolton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

My husband bought me a cookery course at Cheshire Cooks as part of my Christmas present. I was a little bothered about going on my own but I needn't have been. As soon as I arrived I was put at ease by Philip. A lovely coffee and a chat about all sorts while we waited for the other participant to... More 

Thank Julie B
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed April 19, 2016

We were two of the others with Michele at Taste of the Med last weekend and agree wholeheartedly. Janice and Philip were perfect hosts and have created a wonderful schedule/menu for the day. The 15 dishes took us on a culinary tour of France, Spain, Italy, Croatia, Greece, Morocco and Syria. We made pizza and pasta, soups and stews, starters... More 

Thank Di B
St Helens, United Kingdom
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Reviewed April 17, 2016

I had a great day yesterday on 'a taste of the Mediterranean' course. I went on my own and had great fun with other 4 people on the course. We made about 16 dishes, during the day, eating some for lunch and taking the rest home, which will keep us fed for a few days. It was a lovely relaxed... More 

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