The 10 Best cookery skills classes
From a chocolate masterclass to the ultimate bread-making experience, we’ve got a course for all your kitchen needs...
Thursday 01 November 2012
Choose from beef, lamb or pork in London and learn all about the meat, where it comes from, how and when it is used and a range of basic butchery skills.
This North Yorkshire brewery runs beer-brewing courses on request, completely tailored to your needs.
Create your own iced cake for Christmas in Harrogate. You'll get a fruit cake to cover with marzipan, and help with the decorating.
From £180, bit.ly/rivercottagecheese
This one-day course in the Dorset cookery school teaches you how to make a variety of soft cheeses.
From £150, paulayoung.co.uk/events/
A one-day London course including tasting, a ganache masterclass, rolling, coating and decorating.
From £105, leiths.com
Learn to chop and slice for professional results. Specialise in fruit and veg or chicken and fish. You can take home most of what you make in this London school.
From £85, caldesi.com/la_cucina_caldesi
A range of inspired pasta workshops in either London or Bray, including seasonal pasta sauces.
From £505 bit.ly/manoirbread
Learn top bread-making techniques at Raymond Blanc's Oxfordshire cookery school.
This Nottinghamshire course involves learning how to make charcuterie bursting with flavour. For beginners to professionals.
From £115, foodat52.co.uk/
Learn to spot true freshness, fillet fish and clean and prepare squid, then turn them into delicious dishes. Based in London.
Life & Style blogs
How old is your heart? US research finds three out of four people have hearts five years older than their actual age
iPhone 6s Plus photos: leaks show Force Touch display, subtly altered size
Huawei Mate S and Huawei Watch: new products take on iPhone 6 Plus and Apple Watch
Pansexual: What is it - and when did the term gain popularity?
WhatsApp: How to discover who your best friends are - using a hidden tool within the application
- 1 Huawei Mate S and Huawei Watch: new products take on iPhone 6 Plus and Apple Watch
- 2 More than 11,000 Icelanders offer to house Syrian refugees to help European crisis
- 3 If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
- 4 Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
- 5 German police forced to ask public to stop bringing donations for refugees arriving by train
iJobs Food & Drink
£25000 - £28000 per annum + 24 days holiday, bonus, etc.: Ashdown Group: Print...
£20000 - £26000 per annum: Recruitment Genius: With offices in London, Manches...
£30000 per annum: Recruitment Genius: Customer and Brand Manager required for ...
£25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits: Ashdown Group: Systems Administrator A...