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The Grand York Cookery School | January 2021 Classes

The Grand York Cookery School, located within Yorkshire’s 5 Star Hotel, offers a tempting selection of 43 classes catering to all kinds of abilities, tastes and ages. The classes are lead by former 3-AA-Rosette restaurant owner turned professional cookery lecturer Andrew Dixon.

And as a gift from us, you’ve got exclusive access to 25% discount on their half and full-day classes – GET OFFER

With over 2,500 square feet of space, the stunning cookery school has 16 workstations equipped with an induction hob, electric oven and premium cookery equipment. The purpose-built space offers a meeting area as a separate, screening room created for lectures, talks, and non-cooking demonstrations. There is also an external courtyard complete with herb garden and seating area.

Sessions range from £65 for evening classes, £85 for a half-day and full-day classes £159. Guests at The Grand York Cookery School will learn how to prepare authentic dishes, with fresh local produce at the heart of each creation. As well as corporate days, there is also be academy classes for those looking to advance their skills. Even the kids will have an opportunity to get involved with bespoke classes during the holidays.

The Grand York Cookery School Classes | January 2021

From ‘Perfect Pastry’ to ‘Around East Asia’ and ‘Vegetarian Dinner Party’ – there’s a range of classes to suit everyone’s interests. We’ve created a monthly class calendar of some of our favourite upcoming classes, for your YFG exclusive 25% discounted half-day or full-day vouchers. And don’t worry if they’re fully booked, there are additional dates for all classes later on in the year.

The Grand York Cookery School Interior

19th – 21st January 2021 – Basic to Brilliant in Three Days

A brand new course serving as a beginner’s guide to professional cookery. The perfect New Year’s resolution to get you out of your stale mealtime routines and into a world packed with flavour and artful techniques.

Usually from £495 | Now £371.25, SAVE 25% – Get Offer

Other upcoming class dates:  09.02.21 / 24.08.21

Grand Cookery School Indian Cookery Course WEB

Friday 22nd January, 5.30 – 8.00 pm | Curry Night: Goa

The Grand Cookery School’s classic Curry Night is perfect for those seeking the skills to make an authentic curry. Learn how to master a Goan curry from scratch (no curry paste in sight), and be amazed at just how it easy it is to make the perfect pilau rice every time.

£65 per person – Book class

Other upcoming class dates:  08.04.21 / 21.05.21 / 03.06.21 / 02.09.21 

TheCookerySchool Bread and Pastry

Saturday 23rd January, 9.30 am – 4.30 pm | Bakes: Bread

Whether you’re looking for fresh inspiration, or just getting to grips with your dough, The Grand Cookery School’s Breadmaking class will help you master the basics and beyond. Taking you through the what, why, when, where and how of breadmaking, and enabling you to make the perfect loaf. Their Chef Tutor also serves a delightful accompaniment of braised pork cheeks, apples and cider to be enjoyed alongside your freshly baked creations.

Usually £159, now £119 for YFG readers – Get Offer

Other upcoming dates: 06.03.21 / 17.04.21 / 22.05.21 / 24.07.21 / 18.09.21 

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Sunday 24th January, 11.30 am – 3 pm | Parent & Child: Chicken & Veggie Fritters

A treat for little bellies as well as for little hands – this class is an excellent opportunity to introduce some veg-inspired flavours into your junior chefs’ repertoires with the satisfaction of having created a healthy meal with their own hands.

£55 (1 adult to accompany 1 child) – Book class

Other upcoming class dates: 21/03/21 / 23.05.21 / 19.09.21

The Grand York Cookery School Fish and Chips

Thursday 28th January, 5.30 – 9 pm | Pub Classics: Fish & Chips

Become an expert in the nation’s favourite dish in The Grand Cookery School’s Fish and Chips half-day course. Their Chef Tutor will guide you through as you prepare the lightest Yorkshire beer batter, proper Northern mushy peas and homemade triple cooked chips. Their Chef Tutor will demonstrate and serve a delicate lime leaf panna cotta with pineapple and chilli salsa.

Usually £85, now £64 for YFG readers – Get Offer

Other upcoming dates: 28.05.21 / 04.06.21 / 09.07.21

The Grand Cookery School York Asian Class

Friday 29th January, 5.30 – 8 pm | Curry Night: Thai

Join The Grand Cookery School for their Thai express course, and learn how to make a fresh, authentic, seafood Thai curry with perfectly cooked fragrant jasmine rice that is guaranteed to impress.

£65 per person – Book class

Other upcoming dates: 13.05.21 / 01.07.21 / 30.09.21

Grand Cookery School Indian Cookery Course WEB

Saturday 30th January 9.30 – 4.30 pm | Masterclass: Indian

Scrap the takeaway this weekend and learn how to recreate some of the nation’s favourite flavours in the comfort of your own kitchen. This class will put you on track to mastering the techniques required to create a full Indian feast, fit for a range of events from a solo dinner in front of the tv to a night of entertaining friends and family.

Usually £159, now £119 for YFG readers – Get Offer

Other upcoming dates: 10.04.21 / 10.07.21 / 04.09.21


The Grand York Cookery School, Station Rise, York YO1 6GD – 01904 380038


Afternoon Tea at The Grand York

Written by

Tara Harris


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