where to go to learn how to cook

  • Indian Cooking Class in the City

    We have brought our popular Indian Cooking Class to The City! In this fun, hands on Indian Cooking Class in the City we will be teaching you an array of delicious Indian dishes that are full of flavour and will certainly rival any Indian takeaway.

    6.30pm – 9.30pm (dinner and bottomless booze included)

    We can cater for those keeping to a vegetarian diet by replacing the chicken with paneer however you will have to skip the lamb kebabs (no replacement will be provided).

    Suitable for those keeping to a GF diet apart from the Naan, which will have to be skipped.

    £95.00£180.00
  • Kids Ice Cream Class

    If your child likes ice cream (and lets face it what child doesn’t!) this class is perfect for them! Open to kids and adults, this is an ideal family activity where everyone can have fun making ice cream. Whether your child has previous experience in the kitchen or is a total novice, we can promise that they’ll learn some cool new skills, and leave with a huge smile on their face.

    Ages 8-16 years and parents also welcome to book if they would like to see/join their kids in action!
    Kids under 8 will need to be booked with a paying adult.

    3 hours. Times vary; see drop down menu (plenty of ice cream included)

    £70.00
  • Proper Pudding Class

    Puddings, while growing up, were more than just a delicious sweet treat at the end of a meal, it was a negotiating tool, the promise of a delicious sweet treat if you ate all of your vegetables! Well let us show you just how delicious our puddings were growing up in this Proper Pudding Class. We will teach you how to make a variety of delicious proper puddings… no vegetable eating required.

    3 hours. Times vary, see drop down menu (tea and puddings to take home)

    £80.00
  • Vegan Bao Class

    This Vegan Bao Class is likely to cause a lifelong obsession! We will teach you how to make these beautiful fluffy clouds of heaven, with fantastic fillings full of flavour and deliciousness 😋 and then you will get to make (and eat) them yourselves!

    3 hours, times vary please see dropdown menu (dinner and bottomless vegan wine included)

    £90.00£170.00
  • Quick Curry Workshop

    Some curry recipes are very complex and time consuming but in our quick curries class you will learn how to make a deliciously fragrant curry from scratch in half the time!

    2 hours. Times vary, see drop down menu (lunch/dinner included & BYOB (Bring Your Own Booze))

    Those keeping to a Vegan or GF diet can be catered for on request but will just have to avoid the Chipati

    £65.00
  • Bake off Class for Adults

    Studies have shown that there are many benefits to baking including; increased confidence, stress reduction and supreme smugness! OK so we might have added that last one on🤣. Our Bake off Class for Adults gives the perfect opportunity to learn some new skills and bake some delicious treats while letting your own creativity flow!

    2 hours. Times vary, see dropdown menu (Eclairs to take home and Bottomless Fizz)

    £75.00
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    Sous Vide Class with Anova

    This Sous Vide Class will teach you the fool proof way of cooking while getting perfect results of a pro every time! With the guidance of our skills and the help of Anova products you won’t believe how easy and delicious sous vide cooking can be!

    3 hour class. Times vary, see drop down menu (dinner and bottomless booze included)

    We can cater for those keeping to a GF diet

    £97.75£220.00
  • Cocktail Masterclass

    Become a mixologist with us in this Cocktail Masterclass. Think of the most delicious 5-course meal you’ve ever had in your life, now change it into cocktail form! This is what we are doing in our new Cocktail Masterclass!

    2 hours. Times vary, see dropdown menu (nibbles and cocktails included)

    Suitable for those keeping to a Vegetarian diet

    £85.00£160.00
  • Falafel Workshop

    Do you love Falafel like we do? If the answer is yes, then this is the class for you! We are teaching you how to make these authentic Middle Eastern treats!

    Times vary; see dropdown menu (lunch/dinner and BYOB (Bring Your Own Booze))

    Suitable for those keeping to a vegan diet

    £65.00
  • 80s Rock Cooking Class

    Dudes and Dudettes! The 80s was a killer time! Think big hair, leather gloves and stone washed denim. Rock down memory lane with us as we guide you through a selection of the most iconic 80 dishes. With music playing and hands-on cooking it’s guaranteed for a great night!

    Evenings 7pm – around 10pm (dinner and bottomless booze included)

    Those keeping to a GF diet can be catered for on request

    £90.00£170.00
  • Gluten Free Bread Class

    Fed up of your Gluten Free Bread not resembling bread at all? Well, struggle no more! This Gluten Free Bread Class will teach you the secrets behind making GF bread you have only dreamed of!

    £80.00
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    Vegan Indian Cooking Class

    Love Indian cuisine and the delicious flavours it brings to your plate?! This class will guide you through a variety of Indian spices and techniques without any meat or dairy in sight. You will be whipping up some of India’s most delicious plant-based dishes in no time!

    7pm – 10pm (dinner and bottomless wine included)

    £76.50£170.00
  • Gluten Free Pasta Workshop Supper Club

    Our popular Pasta Workshop Supper Club is back, but this time…completely gluten free! Learn how to make the perfect pesto tagliatelle from scratch.

    We use only the amazing Clarence Court Burford Browns in order to get the best, in both look and flavour!

    Times vary; see drop down menu (lunch/dinner and BYOB (Bring Your Own Booze))

    Suitable for Vegetarians

    £65.00
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    Bao Class

    This Bao Class will likely increase your Bao obsession but hey ho, let’s Bao down to the Bao!

    In this class you will learn how to make one of Taiwan’s most loved and delicious dishes – The Bao! including an array of mouthwateringly delicious fillings!

    3 hours, times vary please see dropdown menu (dinner and bottomless wine included)

    Those keeping to a vegetarian diet can be catered for on request

    £76.50£170.00
  • 90s Hip Hop Cookery Class

    A night of 90’s nostalgia – not for the health conscious! Join our 90’s Hip Hop Cookery Class where you will dance to classic tunes while rustling up food that will throw you back to a time of Bop It! and Walkmans📼!

    3 hours. Times vary, see drop down menu (dinner and bottomless wine included with 90s drinks on arrival – Smirnoff Ice, WKD, Lambrini Girls just Wanna have fun!)

    We can cater for those keeping to a vegetarian diet on request

    £90.00£170.00
  • Bake Off Class

    This Bake Off Class is the perfect opportunity for kids to get stuck in, learn some baking & decorating skills and use their imagination and creativity, all with a friendly competition on who’s got the best decorated cakes!

    Tuesday 27th August 3pm – 5pm (Cakes and Shortbread to take home)
    Friday 20th December 3.30pm – 5.30pm (Cakes and Shortbread to take home)
    All other dates are 10am – 12pm (Cakes and Shortbread to take home)

    Ages 8-16 years and parents also welcome to book if they would like to see/join their kids in action!
    Kids under 8 will need to be booked with a paying adult. 

    £65.00
  • 70s Disco Dinner Party

    With the way London is going it seems we are forgetting the good old classics, both in food and in music. So as fans of both 70s disco tunes and food we thought we would do a throwback to the time of 70s disco! So get your flare’s and floral patterns out and dance your way down to our beautiful kitchen and party the night away with us!

    Evenings 7pm – around 10pm (dinner and bottomless booze included)

    Those keeping to a GF diet can be catered for on request

    £90.00£170.00
  • Cooking with Cupid in the City – Valentine’s Day Class

    They say that the way to the heart is through the stomach and we couldn’t agree more! We assure you that this Cooking with Cupid Class in the City will fill you with love (for food) this Valentine’s day!

    6.30pm – 9.30pm (dinner and bottomless booze included)

    Suitable for Pescatarians. Vegetarians can also be catered for on request; an alternative starter will be provided and it will be a matter of solely removing the protein from the main dish

    £250.00
  • Yacht Host Course

    Ahoy there! We are setting our sights on the open seas in this fun, intensive 2 week-long Yacht Host Course. Learn everything that you need to know about hosting on private yachts, all with The Avenue flair!

    Accommodation is an optional extra, available in friendly local family run B&B’s. Breakfast included and supper on class days.

    Vegetarian, LF and GF dietary requirements can be catered for on request, but time restraints mean meal alternatives will not be covered in the demonstrations

    Want to hold a spot on one of these courses? You can pay a deposit today & pay later! Get in touch with Sophie.

    £610.00£1,540.00
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    Pizza Workshop Supperclub

    Pizza lovers unite! Whether you like it stuffed crust and simple toppings or thin and loaded with different flavours, we are giving you the chance to make tasty pizza in an oven!

    After this incredible Pizza Workshop Supper Club, you’ll be making stunning pizzas with ease and giving shop bought and takeaway merchants a run for their money!

    2 hours. Times vary, see dropdown menu’s (dinner included and BYOB (Bring Your Own Booze))

    Those keeping to a vegan or vegetarian diet can be catered for on request,  just let us know!

    £55.25£65.00
  • Cooking with Cupid – Valentines Cookery Class

    Let our Cooking with Cupid – Valentines Cookery Class fill you with Avenue love and food this Valentines day!

    If you want to join the same class but off Old Street you can book here: http://theavenuecookeryschool.com/shop/courses/cooking-with-cupid-in-the-city/

    Tickets are for 2 people.

    7pm – around 10.30pm (dinner and bottomless booze included)

    Suitable for Pescatarians. Vegetarians can also be catered for on request; an alternative starter will be provided and it will be a matter of solely removing the protein from the main dish

    £250.00
  • Dinner-in-a-Dash

    Dinner-in-a-Dash is exactly what it says on the tin – learn how to whip up a quick, delicious and damn right impressive dinner with no time and no fuss! These recipes are so good, anyone else will think that you’ve slaved in the kitchen for days. Don’t all come running at once…

    See menu’s below
    Evenings 7pm – around 9.30pm (dinner and BYOB)

    To see dietary requirements we cater for please see below. N.B. In order to cater for Vegetarians or Vegans, with some menu’s it will be a matter of solely removing the protein from the dish

    £75.00£140.00
  • Easy Entertaining

    Love entertaining but hate the hassle? Then this is the perfect class for you! We’ll teach you how to make some truly show stopping dishes without ever breaking a sweat in the kitchen. Yeah baby!

    See menu’s below
    Evenings 7pm – around 10.30pm (dinner and bottomless booze included)

    To see dietary requirements we cater for please see below. N.B. In order to cater for Vegetarians, with some menu’s it will be a matter of solely removing the protein from the dish

    £90.00£170.00
  • Pasta Workshop Supper Club

    We are bringing the tastes of Italy to London with our fantastic Pasta Workshop Supper Club! Once you’ve tried our deliciously moorish fresh, homemade pasta, you’ll never go back!

    We use only the amazing Clarence Court Burford Browns in order to get the best, in both look and flavour!

    Times vary; see drop down menu (lunch/dinner and BYOB (Bring Your Own Booze))

    Can cater for vegetarians

    £65.00
  • Sushi Workshop Supper Club

    Master the fine art of making sushi at our Sushi Workshop Supper Club! Our sushi-master Richard will run you through how to make a variety of different and ever so scrummy types of sushi. From Maki to California Rolls – we cover them all.

    Also available in our city location with bottomless booze!; Sushi in The City

    2 hours. Times vary, see drop down menu (lunch/dinner included & BYOB (Bring Your Own Booze))

    Those keeping to a Vegan or GF diet can be catered for on request

    £65.00
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    Vegan Mexican Street Food Class

    This Vegan Mexican Street Food Class will get you whipping up some of Mexicans best street food – vegan style! Tacos and churros galore – you won’t leave hungry (or thirsty!)!

    7pm – 10pm (dinner and bottomless booze included)

    £76.50£170.00
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    Mexican Street Food Class

    Spice up your life and come on down to our mouth-watering Mexican Street Food Class. It’s time to impress friends and family and transport them through an international journey of delicious, fresh and homemade Mexican Street Food – made by yours truly!

    Evening 7pm – 10pm (dinner and bottomless booze included)

    Those keeping to a Vegetarian diet can be catered for on request
    Those keeping to a LF diet are also welcome but will just have to refrain from eating the Mayo sauce and chocolate sauce!!!😅

    £76.50£170.00
  • Spanish Tapas Class

    Our much loved Spanish Tapas Class will teach you how to cook and present fantastically delicious and sizzlin’ tapas dishes like a true Spanish local! ¡Olé! to that!

    3 hours. Times vary, see dropdown menu (dinner and bottomless booze included)

    Those with a GF or LF diet can be catered for on request

     

    £90.00£170.00
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    Indian Cooking Class

    This delicious Indian Cooking Class will have you whipping up some of India’s most delicious dishes in absolutely no time. Begin to prepare your taste buds, as you’ll be transported through a variety of luxurious Indian spices and techniques on your journey to international foodie heaven.

    3 hours. Times vary, see drop down menu (lunch/dinner and bottomless booze included)

    We can cater for those keeping to a vegetarian diet by replacing the chicken with paneer however you will have to skip the lamb kebabs (no replacement will be provided).
    Suitable for those keeping to a GF diet apart from the Naan, which will have to be skipped.

    £76.50£170.00
  • Vegan Thai Cooking Class

    Our Vegan Thai Cooking Class is going to spice up your life and by the end you will leave being able to create 2 of Thailand’s most famous and delicious dishes!

    2.5 hours. Times vary, see drop down menu (lunch/dinner and booze included)

    Those keeping to a GF diet can be catered for on request

    £80.00£150.00
  • Thai Cooking Class

    Our Thai Cooking Class is a fun, lively and delicious way to learn all about Thailand’s most popular (and delicious) dishes!

    Runs from 7pm – 9.30pm (dinner and booze included)

    Those keeping to a vegetarian, GF or LF diet can be catered for on request

    £80.00£150.00
  • Best of British – Cooking the Perfect Roast

    Who doesn’t love a Roast on, well, any British day? Set yourself up for Sunday and make cooking a roast a fear of the past. Come to our Best of British – Cooking the Perfect Roast class for the best roast in London! Crispy potatoes, succulent meat and a mouthwatering gravy to top!

    5 hours. Times vary; see drop down menu (lunch included and BYOB)

    £120.00£230.00
  • Duke of Edinburgh Residential Course, 5 days

    Are you studying for a Duke of Edinburgh Award and need to learn to cook? Well then you are in luck!
    We are a DofE AAP (Approved Activity Provider) who hold a 5-day Gold Residential Course, with cooking in the days followed by group evening activities this is perfect for those wanting to complete their award while learning an invaluable life skill in a fun environment!

    4 nights accommodation – £305 (included in the prices)
    5 nights (Sunday – Friday) accommodation – £355 (included in the prices)
    Additional nights can be added if needed

    Vegetarian, LF and GF dietary requirements can be catered for on request, but time restraints mean meal alternatives will not be covered in the demonstrations

    Want to hold a spot on one of these courses? You can pay a deposit today & pay later! Get in touch with us here.

    £995.00£1,095.00
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    Peruvian Cooking Class

    Our popular Peruvian Cooking Class is the perfect way to introduce yourself, learn about, and enjoy the authentic and incredibly delicious and popular Peruvian cuisine! If you’re a Peruvian Food connoisseur or a total food newbie, we guarantee the class will tickle your taste buds and leave you wanting to book a one-way flight to climb Macchu Picchu.

    7pm – 10pm (dinner and bottomless booze included)

    Suitable for those keeping to a GF diet. Vegetarians can also be catered for on request

    £76.50£170.00
  • Knife Skills Class

    Fancy learning how to use a knife like a top chef? You’re in luck. Our top of the range Knife Skills Class will teach you everything you need to about those all-important knives and how to properly use them. These newly found skills will be put to use while producing a delicious 3 course meal accompanied by Diana’s freshly made bread and perhaps a glass of wine or two.

    Wednesday 4th December 11am-2pm (dinner and booze included)
    Saturday 17th August 2pm – 5pm (lunch and booze included)
    All other dates are 7pm – 10pm (dinner and booze included)

    Suitable for those keeping to a GF diet. Vegans and Vegetarians can also be catered for on request

    £5.99£180.00
  • Basic Cooking Days

    Desperate to cook but don’t really know how? No time to take a full, week-long course? No problemo! Come and join our Basic Cooking Days for a jam packed class full to the brim with tips and tricks of the trade. From knife-skills to learning to make a béchamel from scratch, we’ve got you covered!

    Weekdays 9am – 5pm (lunch included)
    Thursday + evening till 9pm (lunch and dinner included)

    Vegetarian, LF and GF dietary requirements can be catered for on request, but time restraints mean meal alternatives will not be covered in the demonstrations

    £150.00£195.00
  • Intermediate Cooking Days

    Our Intermediate Cooking Days are perfect if you have already mastered the basics and are looking to improve your skillset and increase your recipe repertoire but don’t have a full week to give. These days are from during our Intermediate Cooking course where we have a variety of tips and tricks that will get you wondering why you didn’t take these classes sooner.

    Weekdays 9am – 5pm (lunch included)

    Vegetarian, LF and GF dietary requirements can be catered for on request, but time restraints mean meal alternatives will not be covered in the demonstrations

    £175.00
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    Bread Class

    The Avenue Bread Class is the perfect opportunity to ‘rise’ to the challenge and learn to make your own delicious bread! This class will teach you everything that you ‘knead’ to know, to become a star baker in no time!

    4 hours. Times vary, see drop down menu (nibbles included)

    All ages welcome (younger than 10 years needs to be booked with a paying adult).

    Suitable for those keeping to a vegan diet – just let us know!

    £72.25£85.00
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    Ready Steady Bake

    Unleash your inner Mary Berry and learn everything you need to know about baking with our Ready Steady Bake Class and how Clarence Court Duck Eggs make any cake that much better!

    All ages welcome (younger than 10 years needs to be booked with a paying adult).

    3 hours. Times vary, see drop down menu (sweet treats to take home)

    £63.75£75.00
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    Vegan Cooking Class

    Expand your plant-based horizons by cooking a delicious vegan dinner with our carefully constructed Vegan Cooking Class!

    Also available in our city location; Vegan Cooking Class The City

    See menu’s below

    7pm – 10pm (dinner and bottomless vegan booze included)
    21st December 2pm – 5pm (dinner and bottomless vegan booze included)

    £76.50£190.00
  • Macaron Masterclass

    Macaron time! This Masterclass will teach you everything you need to know about the popular and ever so delicious Macaron while making an abundance of them…

    We only use the best Clarence Court Eggs in our kitchen so you will be using these beauties during this class.

    3 hours. Times vary, see dropdown menu (Macarons to take home and BYOB)

    Suitable for those keeping to a GF diet

    £75.00
  • Young Holiday Classes

    Our Young Holiday Cooking Classes are the best way to keep your kids busy during the school holidays, especially as your child will come back a budding chef! Just think of us as the world’s best babysitters!

    Packages of 3 are available but are to be used for one child. Ages 8-16 years (if your child is 6 or 7 and you feel they are comfortable in the kitchen without having 1:1 assistance while being around knives and hot appliances etc. then please do get in touch to discuss).

    See menu’s below

    WE MAY ADD SOME MORE SUMMER DATES. If you are interested please email us and we will email you if we add these closer to the time.

    Times vary, see dropdown menu. (Lunch always included!)

    Vegetarian and dietary requirements can be catered for on request before booking, but time restraints mean meal alternatives will not be demonstrated.

    £85.00
  • Ladies Who Lunch Workshop

    Ladies Who Lunch Workshop – This is an inspiring way to learn about easy and delicious food with fantastic demonstrations and hands-on cooking, whilst having fun and meeting foodies alike.

    Days 10am – 1pm (lunch and BYOB included)

    To see dietary requirements we cater for please see below. N.B. In order to cater for Vegetarians, with some menu’s it will be a matter of solely removing the protein from the dish

    £65.00£140.00
  • Kids Cooking Club

    Our fun-filled Kids Cooking Club Classes are a fantastic way to learn a variety of new culinary skills and easy recipes to make from home! These short but sweet classes are also perfect for those needing to complete their skill section for their Duke of Edinburgh Bronze, Silver or Gold.

    See menu’s below

    Ages 8-16 years and parents also welcome to book if they would like to see/join their kids in action!
    Kids under 8 will need to be booked with a paying adult unless the child is 6 or 7 and, as a parent, you feel they are comfortable/confident in the kitchen without having 1:1 assistance while being around sharp knives and hot appliances etc.

    Times vary (see ‘Class Dates’ drop down menu)

    £45.00£450.00
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    Bottomless Brunch Cooking Class

    Whether it’s a boozy morning you’re after or just some good old breakfast grub, you’ve come to the right place! For the savoury class we have a delicious brunch of the perfect Clarence Court Eggs Benedict with bottomless Bloody Mary’s or Bellini’s throughout the morning or for the sweet class we have French Toast with Oak Smoked Pancetta, Berries and Maple Syrup and all of this will be accompanied by a Bundle of Bellini’s – a great way to start a weekend morning to get you in shape for the remainder of your weekend and the week ahead!

    Times vary, see dropdown menu (brunch and bottomless booze included)

    Suitable for Vegetarians.
    Those keeping to a GF diet are welcome to join our savoury class and we can provide GF muffins but the Bread can’t be adjusted
    Those keeping to a LF diet are welcome to join our savoury class but there will be no alternative to a hollondaise

    £41.65£49.00
  • Fish Class

    Love eating fish but find that your cooking skills are slightly fishy? Well then you are in luck –

    This fun and hands-on Fish Class provides a fantastic selection of skills and recipes for learning about filleting, cooking and presenting fish and seafood.

    Evenings 7pm – 10.30pm (dinner and bottomless booze included)

    Lunch 10am – 1pm (lunch and bottomless booze included)

    Can cater for Gluten Free on request but you will have to avoid the Rosemary Thins and Veloute

    £110.00£210.00
  • The Really Useful Course, 1 week

    This 1-week cooking course is great for those who want to learn how to cook from the basics or want to get the professional training to get rid of any bad habits. The Really Useful Course will teach you a whole host of useful tips and tricks to move you away from bad cooking for good!

    Vegetarian, LF and GF dietary requirements can be catered for on request, but time restraints mean meal alternatives will not be covered in the demonstrations

    Accommodation is an optional extra, available in friendly local family run B&B’s. Breakfast included and supper on class days.

    Want to hold a spot on one of these courses? You can pay a deposit today & pay later! Get in touch with Sophie.

    £305.00£740.00
  • Chalet Host Cooking Course, 2 week

    This hugely popular and fun two-week Chalet Host Cooking Course covers all vital aspects of working as a Chalet Host, including but not limited to, cooking techniques, budgeting, how to host your chalet and the ever important cleaning!

    Vegetarian, LF and GF dietary requirements can be catered for on request, but time restraints mean meal alternatives will not be covered in the demonstrations

    Accommodation is an optional extra, available in friendly local family run B&B’s. Breakfast included and supper on class days.

    Want to hold a spot on one of these courses? You can pay a deposit today & pay later! Get in touch with Sophie.

    £610.00£1,540.00
  • Intermediate Cookery Course, 1 week

    For those who already know their way around the kitchen, this one-week Intermediate Cookery Course will give participants the skills to cook at a higher level.

    If you are looking to cook for friends and families, dinner parties, work in chalets, on yachts or even cook for private households add the Chalet/Yacht Intermediate Course for those added extras.

    Vegetarian, LF and GF dietary requirements can be catered for on request, but time restraints mean meal alternatives will not be covered in the demonstrations

    Accommodation is an optional extra, available in friendly local family run B&B’s. Breakfast included and supper on class days.

    Want to hold a spot on one of these courses? You can pay a deposit today & pay later! Get in touch with Sophie.

    £305.00£865.00
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    Dinner Party Dining Classes

    These sociable evening classes are a fun and hands-on way to learn how to cook some new interesting dishes, which will give you that extra flare in the kitchen – while of course, expanding your repertoire. This one is for those who are looking for some great inspiration for their show stopping dinner parties!

    See menu’s below

    7pm – around 10pm (dinner and bottomless booze included)

    To see dietary requirements we cater for please see below. N.B. In order to cater for Vegetarians, with some menu’s it will be a matter of solely removing the protein from the dish

    £76.50£195.00