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The Kent Cookery School

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Fantastic cookery night out

I purchased the Thai street food course for my mums birthday, we had a fantastic time. James and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
SussexBelle
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sussex
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Fantastic tapas and prosecco evening!

We had an amazing evening in January (which I forgot to review at the time!) celebrating my... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alice D
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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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Deep in the heart of the Kent countryside yet only 35 minutes from London King’s Cross, The Kent Cookery School offers a wide range of cooking courses to suit everyone. Whether it is a gift for a loved one or a treat just for you our team of expert...more
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Mersham Le Hatch Hythe Road | Mersham-le-Hatch Business Village, Mersham, Ashford TN25 6NH, England
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All reviews the kitchen cookery school great evening an excellent teacher macaroons birthday surprise fantastic hosts relaxed atmosphere pastry feel very welcome delicious food pudding learning how lots of fun from start to finish would recommend this to anyone tea and coffee
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I purchased the Thai street food course for my mums birthday, we had a fantastic time. James and Autumn were great hosts and the venue is located in a charming multi use estate which worked perfectly in creating a lovely atmosphere! The recipes were demonstrated...More

Thank SussexBelle
Autumn P, Owner at The Kent Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review and we are so glad you enjoyed you evening with your mum! We hope to see you again soon and happy cooking in the mean time! Kind regards, James & Autumn

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an amazing evening in January (which I forgot to review at the time!) celebrating my partner's birthday on the tapas and prosecco course. The ingredients were excellent quality and the recipes lovely, the staff were so friendly and knowledgeable, but my favourite part...More

Thank Alice D
Autumn P, Owner at The Kent Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Alice, Thank you for your lovely review we are so glad you enjoyed your evening with us. So glad to hear you have been able to recreate at home! Hope to see you back at the school in the near future. Kind regards, Autumn...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow, we were very impressed with the selection of baked goods that our son brought home from the course. He really enjoyed it, and learnt many useful tips. We are looking forward to more of his baking over the next year, and I am sure...More

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Autumn P, Manager at The Kent Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Naomi, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review, we are so glad your son enjoyed himself and we wish him all the best at uni! Happy baking! Kind regards, Autumn & James

Reviewed 15 August 2018

Sweet Treats! Well what a fun evening learning cookery skills at the same time. James and Autumn were so friendly and welcoming plus James being a great chef and I will certainly be going again to further my cooking knowledge... thank you James a 5*...More

Thank Lynred
Autumn P, Manager at The Kent Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Lynda, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we are so glad you enjoyed your sweet treat evening with us! We hope to welcome you back again very soon. Kind regards, Autumn & James

Reviewed 2 August 2018

My husband and I had a wonderful time at the couples cookery course. James and Autumn were fantastic, James - clearly an excellent and very experienced chef but made it all feel relaxed and fun. We will definitely go again, this is a great present...More

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Autumn P, Manager at The Kent Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Hi Megan, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we are so glad you both enjoyed your evening with us. It was lovely to meet you both and we hope to see you back very soon! kind regards, Autumn

Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Don’t even think about it for more than 30 seconds! Go! Spent the evening with my partner learning to cook a number of new dishes and cannot express how enjoyable and professional James & Autumn were. Even if your not a huge fan of cooking...More

Thank BrianH3552
Autumn P, Manager at The Kent Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Hi Brian, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review we are so glad you enjoyed your experience with us and hope to see you back in the kitchen cooking again soon! Kind regards, Autumn

Reviewed 30 July 2018

Well where to begin. I booked the Chefs table for my husbands surprise 50 birthday. He loves cooking and I thought he would like this and he loved it. James Autumn and Liz were fantastic nothing was too much trouble. James got the whole family...More

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Autumn P, Manager at The Kent Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Hi Tracy, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a lovely review, we are so glad you all enjoyed your evening and most importantly that Simon had a memorable 50th birthday! You were all such a pleasure and loved having the...More

Reviewed 25 July 2018

I am a relatively novice cook having recently taken over the cooking duties in our household. I was given vouchers as a present and booked the Taste of Italy Course, with some trepidation. From the moment I arrived James and his team put you at...More

Thank Mastom
Autumn P, Manager at The Kent Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Good morning, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a great review, we really appreciate it. We are so glad you enjoyed your time with us on the Taste of Italy course we hope to see you back in the kitchen again soon!...More

Reviewed 19 July 2018

I did the Thai Street Food evening. 3 dishes and you get to eat what you cooked. The instructions were very clear and the "teacher" checked all ok too - even did a tasting on your dish. By the time I came to eat it...More

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Autumn P, Manager at The Kent Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Hi Anna, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review we are so glad you enjoyed your evening cooking up some great Thai St Food with us. We hope to see you back again soon. Kind regards, Autumn

Reviewed 29 June 2018

I attended the Macaroon course as a birthday treat. A lovely school and very welcoming. I really wanted to master making macarons and finally achieved it with James's expertise! Can't wait to go back for another course.More

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Autumn P, Manager at The Kent Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2018

Hi Debbie, Thank you for joining us on our Macaroon evening, we are so glad you enjoyed yourself. Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review we really appreciate it, we hope to see you back at the school soon. Kind regards,...More

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womanofkingsnorth
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Response from Mastom | Reviewed this property |
This course is basically aimed at people who want to improve and develop their basic cookery skills. So therefore no specific qualification is gained from attending the day, although as the previous comment mentions you do... More
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