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02/09/2022 10:00 - 14:00
The Woodspeen Cookery School
Phone: Please contact the venue or organiser for bookings, cancellations or further information on 01635 265070
The Woodspeen
Phone: Please contact the venue or organiser for bookings, cancellations or further information on 01635 265070
Address: Restaurant & Cookery School Lambourn Road, Woodspeen Newbury, RG20 8BN

Flavour of France

Ever feel like your dinner parties need a little bit more je ne sais quoi? If so, their French Cookery Course will give you all the tools that you need to pull off the perfect dinner party. You will learn a multitude of skills including making a cheese Soufflé from scratch, Classic Coq au Vin and creamy potato & finish with a beautiful Tart Tatin.

Course Includes

  • Twice Baked cheese Soufflé
  • Classic Coq au Vin
  • Tart Tatin, crème Anglaise

Spaces for this course are subject to minimum number of participants

Please visit the venue

The Woodspeen Cookery School- Cookery Lessons in Newbury | Flavour of France

One of the joys of being a chef is sharing your knowledge and passion with other food lovers, whether they’re amateurs or aspiring chefs.

The Woodspeen CookerySchool run a wide range of courses, from cooking the perfect steak to baking the perfect sourdough. And they host one-off demonstrations, wine tastings, seasonal celebrations and private events in their cookery school kitchen, throughout the year.

Their  cookery school kitchen also serves as the backdrop for their kitchen table private lunches or dinners – perfect for intimate business dinners, team-building exercises, birthdays, anniversaries or other personal milestones.


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