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Harthill Cookery School

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Introduction to Indian Cookery 2 Feb 2019

A really inspiring course from Zelana. Easy to follow with great tips to create authentic dishes... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Prestbury, United Kingdom
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Friendly Fun and Fabulous !

Third visit to Harthill Cookery School having previously attended last October both the Fungi... read more

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Set in the grade II-listed Victorian village school at Harthill and enjoying panoramic views out across the Cheshire countryside, Harthill Cookery School is a new venture from Master Chef of Great Britain Brian Mellor. You find here one week or...more
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Harthill School Harthill Lane | Harthill Lane, Chester CH3 9LQ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A really inspiring course from Zelana. Easy to follow with great tips to create authentic dishes with easily sourced ingredients. Can’t wait to try them out again. Thanks to Brian and Mary too for a great day.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

Third visit to Harthill Cookery School having previously attended last October both the Fungi Foray and Italian Cookery days. This time it was for Artisan Bread. On each occasion made to feel very welcome. Great tuition, patient with time for questions and masterclass without pressure...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank edwardholdcroft377
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have taken 3 courses at the Harthill Cookery School and all of them were first-rate. I'd highly recommend.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a fantastic experience of Indian cooking. The atmosphere was convivial and relaxed. Zalena a is a really knowledgeable and funny teacher and the food we made was so good. I would highly recommend the cookery school and shall certainly return in future!

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank markallen99
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Pies and Puds experience was perfect. The pace of the course was not too fast and we all had a chance to ask questions if we didn't understand. Brian was very friendly and patient with us. There were varying degrees of experience within the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank 1AndrewHarrington
Reviewed 13 January 2019 via mobile

Brilliant time learning all about spice blends and came home with loads of new ideas and a bag full of fantastic food. Zalena was brilliant and Brian as always a great host.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Steve164
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

We went on the Christmas menu course and it was brilliant, a lot of laughter and a lot of excellent food. I would recommend this venue to anyone and I will definitely be going back.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Sarah_Servant
Reviewed 15 November 2018

On arrival at this beautiful setting, we received a warm welcome by Brian, with a chance to relax with a hot drink with the other guests. This was followed with introductions from Brian and Malaysian chef Norman Musa, before getting started on the Malaysian cooking...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Jackie H
Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

We attended the Weber winter warmer course, which involved preparing the food and cooking it on a number of charcoal and a gas bbq, including a 5kg turkey. Everyone gets involved and it was a really friendly group. Brian and Mary are very welcoming and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Janieb1962
Reviewed 31 August 2018

We held my parents 60th wedding anniversary on the terrace at Harthill Cookery School. Brian, Mary and the team had thought of everything and we all made some wonderful memories. With Brians help we all enjoyed getting involved with the cooking and then eating our...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank 666jackiedp
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12 January 2015|
Response from Rlainrlain |
Yes please ring the school or email us and we can tell you what courses are available and the costs.