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The Grand York Cookery School | October 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.

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The Cookery School at The Grand York

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 a herb garden and seating area.

Sessions range from £65 for evening classes, £85 for a half-day and full-day classes for £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.

From ‘Perfect Pastry’ to ‘Around East Asia’ and ‘Vegetarian Dinner Party’ – there’s a range of classes to suit everyone’s interests at The Grand York Cookery School.

 The Cookery School at The Grand October 2021 Classes

The Grand York Cookery School Pasta

Perfect Pasta | Friday 1st October | 5:30 pm – 9 pm

An Italian classic with a twist, this Pasta evening course will see you making and cooking your own perfect pasta under the expert guidance of their Chef Tutor. Creating a simple seafood dish that will tantalise your taste buds.

Cost: £65:00
Other upcoming dates: 28/01/22

The Cookery School at The Grand Kitchen

Little Bakes: Biscuits (Parent & Child Class) | Sunday 3rd October 11:30 pm – 3 pm

Simple but wonderful – their Little Bakes class gets little hands busy with the art of homemade biscuit making. Create delicious jammy biscuits, followed by vanilla biscuits decorated with a rainbow of icing, before being served a tasty flatbread pizza for lunch by their Chef Tutor.

Cost: £55:00

Fathers Day Steak Masterclass at The Grand York

Steak: Fillet au Poivre | Friday 15th October 5:30 pm – 8 pm–  Save 25%

The Grand York Cookery School Steak class is designed to help you master the ultimate soirée showstopper. Learn how to cook the perfect steak with a classic French peppercorn sauce, a perfectly crisp bubble and squeak and the understated Italian black cabbage.

Their Chef Tutor will then demonstrate and serve sumptuous baked peaches with a wonderful Amaretti and chocolate crust finished with silky and refreshing crème fraîche.

Cost: Usually £85 per person, now £64 per person with our exclusive offer
Other upcoming dates: 04/02/22, 04/03/22

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Masterclass: India | Saturday 23rd October 9:30 am – 4:30 pmSave 25%

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.

Cost: was £159 per person, now £119 per person with our exclusive offer
Other upcoming dates: 18/12/21, 19/02/22

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Little Bakes: Cupcakes (Parent & Child Classes) | Sunday 24th October 11:30 am – 3 pm

Lovely for a special occasion, or for no occasion whatsoever, this duo of cupcakes proves to be even tastier than they are straightforward to bake. Get your aprons on, ready to pipe the perfect swirl and finish off these baked creations with a flourish.

Cost: £55 per person

The Grand York Cookery School Interior

Ultimate Burger (Parent & Child Class) | Thursday 28th October 11:30 am – 3 pm

Learn how to make your own patty, with a delicious grilled bacon topping and cheese, encased in a fluffy brioche bun in this Ultimate Burger class. The Grand York Cookery School’s Chef Tutor will be finishing it off with a classic party favourite of strawberry jelly and vanilla ice cream.

Cost: £55 per person
Other upcoming dates: 21/11/21, 20/02/22

The Grand York Cookery School Fish and Chips

Pub Classics: Fish & Chips | Friday 29th October 11:30am – 3 pm – Save 25%

Become an expert in the nation’s favourite dish in The Cookery School at The Grand’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 also demonstrate and serve a delicate lime leaf panna cotta with pineapple and chilli salsa.

Cost: was £85 per person, now £64 per person with our exclusive offer
Other upcoming dates: 21/01/22

The Grand Cookery School York Asian Class

Masterclass: South East Asia | Saturday 30th October 9:30 am – 4:30 pm Save 25%

Explore dishes from Thailand, Vietnam and Philippines with this Masterclass course. The class is perfect for those looking to expand their knowledge of South East Asian cuisine, as The Grand York Cookery School’s Chef Tutor takes you through authentic flavours and techniques with delicious recipes that can be easily recreated at home without specialist equipment and hard to find ingredients.

Cost: was £159 per person, now £119 per person with our exclusive offer
Other upcoming events: 05/03/22



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Written by

Jason Evans


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