About Sophie Horsford

We are an independently run cookery school based in Putney, South London. We offer a wealth of professional cookery classes ranging from beginner to experienced chef.

The Avenue’s Weekly Shenanigans!

Can you even believe we'll be heading into March next week!? Where has this month gone! It seems as though January drained the livin' life outta everyone, but February has got us well and truly back into the swing of things. 2018 baby!  We've had yet another exciting and busy week in the kitchen and here we are once again to fill you in on all the Avenue gossip...

Moroccan Tomato Soup Recipe!

This gorgeous Moroccan Tomato Soup recipe is perfect for the fam, a quick lunch snack or for that all important #DateNight. If you fancy it, accompany this lovely winter warmer with some freshly baked bread. Diana’s bread of course…

The Avenue Weekly Shenanigan’s – Love Is In The Air….

Good afternoon everyone!  We hope you're all feelin' luuuuurved up (and full up) after this week's foodie antics  The London sun has popped in to say a warm hello and we are feeling gooooood! It's been super busy once again at The Avenue and there's tonnes to fill you in on!

National Pancake Day – Duck Pancake Recipe!

Hello, my hungry pancakes lovers!   What a week we've got in store for you guys! From pancake fanatics to voluptuous Valentine plans, we've got it all! As you guys are probably already aware, we love nothing more than a national food day... especially when it involves pancakes.

The Avenue’s Weekly Shenanigans – A Chocolatey Week!

Finally, it's Friday! Can you believe we are one week into February already? January was a slow month trying to get back into the swing of things...  BUT, we are full-force into Feb and it's been a great week! From Nutella indulgencies to Avenue Tours - we've done it all and we can't wait to tell you all about it.

Nutella Day – Cheesecake Recipe!

We've put our thinking caps on this afternoon and had a rummage through our all-time favourite recipes to see what wonderful chocolate creations we can knock up! For those of you that haven't already tried our white-choccy cheesecake, you're about to be amazed...It's our infamous cheesecake recipe with a delectable chocolate twist!  

Avenue Weekly Shenanigans – Hello February!

Heya February! 👋🏻 We've been looking forward to February for some time now so we are over the moon with its arrival! 😎 WHOOP! As you know, we have a lovely selection of Valentine's Classes lined up for you lot this month so don't forget to check them out! From our scrumptious Vegan Valentine's to our cute Couples Canape Making Class we've got all of [...]

Chilled Lemon Soufflé – Valentine’s Recipe!

It's the first of the month and it's time to start thinking about those exciting Valentine's Day plans! As you already know, we have a crazy amount of lovvvved-up classes lined up for you guys and we can't wait to get cooking! If you haven't yet checked them out - head over to the website now and take a peep

The Avenue’s Weekly Shenanigans – #SmearforSmear

If you guys weren't aware already, it's National Smear Week! Cervical cancer is the most common cancer in women under 35, yet one in three young women don't attend their smear test and we wanna make a change! Did you know smear tests prevent 75% from cervical cancers developing? So boys and girls, grab your lipstick and join us!

Fish Pie Recipe – #NationalPieDay

IT'S NATIONAL PIE DAY GUYS! 😍 We couldn't possibly love today any more than we do right now... Who can resist a perfectly crisp Fish Pie oozing with a luxuriously creamy and buttery filling? 😋  We definitely can't! So it's a good thing it is pie day as we have a stonking recipe for you guys [...]