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Seasoned Cookery School

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Fantastic Experience - Highly Recommend

Seasoned Cookery are a passionate team of professionals with a wealth of knowledge about different... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Steph L
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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
Very good introduction to Charcuterie and Curing

In just 6 hours we made 6 different types of food including bacon, hot smoked mackerel and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Connector67637768534
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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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A cookery school in the grounds of the Catton Hall Estate. Beautifully located & open at set times.
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Old Stable Catton Park | Catton Hall, Swadlincote DE12 8LN, England
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+44 1283 711681
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Seasoned Cookery are a passionate team of professionals with a wealth of knowledge about different cuisines. I thoroughly enjoyed the event I attended, ably led by Kim, making three delicious and inspiring courses in just a few hours! The venue is simply delightful! A big...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Clare567820, Owner at Seasoned Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind words, very glad that you enjoyed. Hope you are enjoying the recipes at home & hope to see you again. Many thanks for taking the time to review. Much appreciated Clare

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In just 6 hours we made 6 different types of food including bacon, hot smoked mackerel and sausages. Our Chef for the day, Steve Lamb, from River Cottage, was very knowledgeable about brining and curing and answered all our questions. We were a mixed group...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Clare567820, Owner at Seasoned Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, much appreciated. I'm glad the standing was worth it ! I hope you have used your skills again at home & will be able to confidently re create the dishes & others at home. We...More

Reviewed March 15, 2019 via mobile

What a fantastic and welcoming venue. The tuition from Andy Tyrell was outstanding and the pace of the day was perfect with the correct balance of demonstration and practical. I learnt so much and since coming home, have re-made my breads twice each. I’ve been...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Clare567820, Owner at Seasoned Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Isabella for your lovely words, so glad you enjoyed the day & have put the skills to use at home. Happy baking & look forward to seeing you at Seasoned again soon. Thank you Clare

Reviewed March 2, 2019 via mobile

Bought this for my husband as a Christmas present. (My friend also bought her husband one and they attended together). Although they enjoyed their day they were disappointed that they didn't make anything on their own. The day lasted 6 hours but every dish was...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Clare567820, Owner at Seasoned Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded March 4, 2019

I'm glad that your husband and friend enjoyed the day. Our main focus is to give people a range of dishes & skills that they will recreate in their own kitchens. To clarify, the dishes cooked on the Spanish course are: - Almond & lemon...More

Reviewed February 19, 2019

My husband and I attended the culinary confidence day. I ate things I would normally turn my nose up and genuinely enjoyed them (mackerel pate and salmon fillets) I really want to try and eat more oily fish so this was perfect. The soda bread...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 13, 2019

My brother wanted a smoking course for his birthday. Personally never something I had considered. Attended Turan Turan’s course on Sunday. Fantastic. I have come away totally enthused and, dare I say it, I may even have a go! My brother who is an experienced...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Clare567820, Owner at Seasoned Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded February 16, 2019

Thank you for your kind words, very glad that you enjoyed the day & will be doing it again at home. Hope to see you again Thanks again Clare

Reviewed February 7, 2019

I received a voucher as a birthday present so didnt really know what to expect. I've never attended anything like this before. I did the 1/2 day pasta making course and enjoyed every minute from the welcoming tea and biscuits to eating our productions with...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Clare567820, Owner at Seasoned Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2019

Thank you for your lovely words. So glad that you enjoyed your time with us & yes hope to see you again soon. Many thanks Clare

Reviewed February 2, 2019

Just attended the "Middle Eastern - Meze and More" course. The tutor was excellent - friendly, clear, with lots of hints and tips about much more than just the headline recipes. There was plenty of space to work, no queueing for oven/fridge etc. Would definitely...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Clare567820, Owner at Seasoned Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2019

Thank you for your comments, much appreciated. Very glad that you enjoyed & hope you will be making the dishes again & using the skills again at home. Happy cooking & look forward to welcoming you back to Seasoned. Thanks Clare

Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

An excellent day. The venue was great(part of a privately owned estate). We were taught some knife skills,were involved in taste test and cooked a starter, a main course and a dessert which we ate as wine was served. Tea and coffee were available throughout...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 23, 2018

Attended the meat course on the 20th October. The day was great learnt techniques and even repeated one of the recipes learnt for the family on the Sunday, which worked well. Would recommend this course to anyone interested in food.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Clare567820, Owner at Seasoned Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2018

Thank you for letting us know. I'm glad you are already putting your new skills to good use & hope the family enjoyed. Hope to see you again soon Many thanks Clare

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Brian H
October 6, 2017|
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1 - Check the website as the courses are subject to change. 2 - Check the website, as the course owner reserves the right to change the prices 3 - That's for you to determine with practice and patience.
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Brian H
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Response from Clare567820 | Property representative |
Yes we do run a selection of bread making courses - they are one day ones, running from 10-4 A full list is on our website seasoned courses / bread-making-courses Please do call us on 01283 711681 if you would like any more... More
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