- Five day courses with lunch and dinner.
- Small flexible classes. Choose your schedule!
- Hands on cooking
- Bike hire available
- Explore local food markets.
- Bring your family
- Practice your French
- Meet new friends.
- Modern European cuisine.
- All classes are in English.
- Eurotoque Accreditation
- Member www.chaine-des-rotisseurs.net/
Luxuriant accommodation available in 16th century chateau (Chateau de la Touche) or local village Gites. School equipped with wifi, cable tv/video, student lounge, culinary library. All stationery, notes, menus, coffee/teas/soft drinks/ lunch and main dinner at Kerrouet House (including wine) each day for five days with champagne presentation and certificates of graduation on completion of the course.
Menus will vary depending on markets and the season but in general the class will undertake food preparation for full lunch and dinner at the school each day to include starter, main course and dessert/cheese with wine, expert guidance on specialist areas including fish, seafood, shelfish, meats, game, cheeses,soups, sauce preparation, stock making, baking, breads and pastries, smoking, preserving, menu planning, table setting, wines and the use of knives and kitchen equipment.
Whatever your level we will ensure you gain key skills whether it be preparing lobsters, smoking salmon, making sorbets, mousselines, pastries, sauces, ice creams, garnishes and the best of the wonderful world of French cuisine to turn you into a competent and confident home chef.
You will gain lots of culinary tips and knowledge which can only be acquired from working alongside highly skilled and experienced chefs. All meals taken at the school are to Michelin standard. Explore local food markets and beautiful medieval towns. Cycle hire including electric bikes and cycliing tour information available on request.
Specialist menus available on request. Groups catered for on arrangement. Ask us about our private dining options. Practice your French with a professional French tutor!
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*Special New Year Cooking Course starts 28 December 2016*
* Ask for our private dining menu*
* Combine cooking classes with French language lessons*
*Combine cooking course with cycle trips*
*Corporate clients welcome*
*Stay in a 16th century French chateau - Chateau-de-la-Touche*
*Local gites and B&B's available at reasonable prices*
* Keep in touch with us on twitter @cookinschool