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Ashburton Cookery School - Day Courses

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Outstanding course, highly recommended

My husband and I attended the dinner parties plus intermediate course this weekend. We live 5... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2019
traceevans
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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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Intermediate Cooking - One Week Course

Superb week learning a range of recipes and techniques. Very good for building confidence and... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2018
Juliet_Dearlove
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Woodbridge, United Kingdom
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The Ashburton Cookery School is one of the UK's top cookery schools offering inspirational cookery courses, lead by professional chefs, from our modern training centre in Devon. With over 40 cookery courses to choose from, designed to suit beginners...more
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Old Exeter Road, Ashburton, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 7LG, England
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Reviewed 10 February 2019 via mobile

My husband and I attended the dinner parties plus intermediate course this weekend. We live 5 hours drive away from Ashburton so we were hoping that we wouldn’t be disappointed - we definitely weren’t. Our chef for the weekend, Lee was extremely knowledgeable and the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 February 2019 via mobile

Afternoon learning to make canapes. Mixture of making them, assembling them, and just eating them. Courses are not cheap but you do get your monies worth. Hoped for something a little more testing, but they have to adapt the course to all levels. Will have...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

Superb week learning a range of recipes and techniques. Very good for building confidence and knowledge. Ross and Stuart were excellent tutors in every way. Experienced, fun, patient and passionate about good food. I am astonished at what I was able to achieve.

Date of experience: December 2018
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ashburtoncs, Manager at Ashburton Cookery School - Day Courses, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2018

Dear Juliet Thank you for taking the time to review your Intermediate Cookery Week with us. We are so pleased you enjoyed your time at Ashburton Cookery School. We hope to see you again in the future. Happy Cooking!

Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Such a superb day on this game course. We started around 10am and finished around 5:30pm. Stuart was a superstar!! I was a little bit worried as I'm no professional cook but he pitched the course so perfectly and did some great demos! We will...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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ashburtoncs, Manager at Ashburton Cookery School - Day Courses, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2018

Thank you very much for your review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your day with us. We look forward to welcoming you again in the future. Happy cooking!

Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Been here a couple of times before for day courses on Fish and Seafood and for Italian. This time went with a friend to do a 3 hour quickie, which gives you enough food to take back and feed partners. The course instructor/chef was very...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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ashburtoncs, Manager at Ashburton Cookery School - Day Courses, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2018

Dear ChocolateCousCous Thank you very much for your review, we look forward to seeing on a course again in the future. Happy cooking!

Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Excellent- informative, practical hands on no nonsense course - highly recommended , skills are now being practiced on unsuspecting diners in my home kitchen

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I had such a brilliant couple of days on the dinner parties plus 2 day course. The organisation of the course and the pre information that is sent is second to none. We were lucky to have such an amazingly knowledgable and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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ashburtoncs, Manager at Ashburton Cookery School - Day Courses, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2018

Dear Julie We are so pleased you both had a fantastic time on our Dinner Parties Weekend. We hope to see you again in the future. Happy cooking!

Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

This is my second 5 day cookery course at the school and even better than the first. The level of teaching is superb the staff are welcoming and so very helpful. If you want to take your cooking skills to a restaurant standard this is...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

I’ve just come back from the Thai Plus weekend course. It was a present for my birthday, purchased from a recommendation from my sister who had done a course a couple of years ago which she thoroughly enjoyed. It was superb from start to finish!...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

My wife and i attended the christmas dinner course. Rob the chef and teacher on the day was excellent. Delivering a course with great content and even more flavoursome results. We were very impressed and managed to re-create a delicious meal for our friends on...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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ashburtoncs, Manager at Ashburton Cookery School - Day Courses, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Thank you very much for your feedback. I'm so glad you enjoyed the course and pleased to hear your skills created a memorable evening with friends over Christmas. Hope to see you back at the cookery school soon.

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