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

Here we are again. It's Friday and I'm here to hit you up with our weekly shenanigans. It's crazy that every single week we manage to fit so much in! This week has been a bit of a manic one, to say the least. With Christmas soon approaching we've got a lot of planning to do...

Christmas Meringues

Hey guys! I can't believe it's December already. The year has well and truly flown by. Anyone else feeling the winter cold right now? Brrr... Crimbo is really catching up with us and everyone seems to be prepping their festive menus already. We at The Avenue are feeling ultra festive in the kitchen and have an [...]

The Avenue’s Weekly Shenanigans – Christmas Party!

Hello again, you lovely lot! Wow. Has it really only been a week since we last spoke? 😱  I can't believe it's December! Should I be wishing you all a Merry Crimbo already? Not quite, but at this rate, it will be Christmas Day quicker than Rich could finish off a tonne of pick 'n mix... [...]

Poached Pears with Sabayon Sauce Recipe

Although we can't quite believe it, December is only around the corner! Where has the year gone? It's the time of year for a Christmas Dinner Party! Music to my ears... Anyway, before I get carried away let's talk food! We always find we go to more dinner 'n drinks parties in December than we do [...]

The Avenue Weekly Shenanigans

Kids parties, more macarons than you can count and one hell of a Black Friday Sale! This is definitely not a Weekly Shenanigans to miss!

Roasted Tomato Soup with Homemade Pesto Recipe!

Warming Roasted Tomato Soup with Homemade Pesto Recipe that will definitely keep you toasty though the winter!

Weekly Shenanigans, Re-Launch Party Special!

All week it's been full steam ahead! We've spent the majority of our time making sure everything was absolutely perfect for last nights party. Guess what, the planning paid off!

The Avenue’s Weekly Shenanigans – We’ve touched down in London!

We've touched back down in London from NYC an we're ready to PARTY! Our Re-Launch Party is happening, Thursday 16th November. Be there. Or be square. And hungry. You've been warned.

Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe!

This is a delicious, indulgent Chocolate Cookie recipe for all you chocolate addicts! Perfect with a cuppa for these chilly November nights! Enjoy!

The Avenue’s Weekly Shenanigans – From the city that never sleeps!

This week we have been talking Sunday Brunch Club, spookily good Halloween sales and an Avenue trip to New York! This is a Weekly Shenanigans not to miss!