Brilliant day, thoroughly enjoyed it all - will definitely do another course
LP [May 2022]
“Great course ”
Great course with a knowledgeable teacher who explained alternatives. Thank you.
KC [April 2022]
“Great Tutor, great course”
Great tutor very friendly and professional. Really enjoyed the course feel very confident know making macarons. Ashburton has a fantastic reputation as a top cookery school which is totally justified by the course I've just attended
D.D [August 2020]
I'm so pleased you're open again. Really impressed with your COVID19 measures. Definitely going to book another course.
S.W [August 2020]
Absolutely brilliant course thoroughly enjoyed the macaron making and took away some yummy treats and so much ganache!! Can't wait to book more. Fantastic staff from reception to chefs to kitchen support. Considering the adjustments for covid 19 the whole day was excellent and well laid out, thought out and prepped. Thankyou.
A.G [Aug 2020]
“So much fun”
Best Christmas present!! So much fun and our chef tutor was excellent!
HC [Sept 2018]
An amazing place to learn new skills, whatever your level of ability. I would highly recommend this professional cookery school, there are so many courses to choose from so you can be sure there will be one for you. I'm hooked!
CA [Sept 2018]
Fun macaron course, our tutor was informative, patient and supportive. Highly recommend.
SJ [Sept 2018]
“Will definitely be returning”
Really enjoyed my day and will definitely be returning, already thinking about what I want to do next!
RH [April 2018]
“Cannot fault a single thing”
I cannot fault a single thing. All the staff were extremely friendly and knowledgable. Well done on providing such an excellent macaron class, I had a brilliant time and I am already trying to decide what course to take next.
HL [April 2018]
Our tutor was really helpful, knowledgeable and friendly. Made us feel relaxed but focused, spot on. Took the mystery out of macarons!
AL [Feb 2018]
Can thoroughly recommend the school to anyone. Have done 2 courses now and just booked another. Always learn new skills, tips & tricks.
HS [Feb 2018]
“Just fantastic from start to finish. ”
If you want to learn new skills and pick up tips from the trade, Ashburton Cookery School will not disappoint. All weighing & clearing up is done for you. Professional, well equipped kitchens and superb chefs to guide you through the course. Whether you are confident in the kitchen or a complete beginner, there is a course for you. Just fantastic from start to finish.
HS [Feb 18]
“Took the mystery out of macarons! ”
Took the mystery out of macarons! Fool proof method and lots of tips, brilliant. I feel inspired and confident about making them at home now.
AL [Feb 18]
“Fabulous day - no longer scared of the mystery of the macaron! Thanks! ”
KC [Nov 17]
“Highly skilled chef.”
A hands on fun course, with clear, concise demonstrations from highly skilled chef. I learnt how to make the perfect macaron; hopefully I will be able to replicate this in my own kitchen!
CP [Oct 17]
“A must for anyone who loves their sweet treats!!!”
A great morning! Good fun, very sociable, and I’ve now got the confidence to try the macaron recipe at home. A must for anyone who loves their sweet treats!!!
EA [Oct 17]
“Everyone is so friendly”
Learn something new and have fun doing it. Come with a friend or on your own. Everyone is so friendly
BSM [Aug 17]
“A wonderful mix of expertise, wit, flavours and practical tips”
The 'Moroccan to go' course was a wonderful mix of expertise, wit, flavours and practical tips. Well worth it and a lovely meal to take home at the end of the session. Most enjoyable from beginning to end. Thank you
LA [June 17]
“Thank you for an amazing morning.”
Thank you for an amazing morning. My sister and I thoroughly enjoyed learning about the skills needed for the perfect macaron. We would definitely come back and do another course with you
LE [June 17]
“ I have now been 3 times”
I would highly recommend Ashburton Cookery School. I have now been 3 times and have given it as a present on a number of occasions to members of my family. It is so professional, yet very friendly and most informative. As someone who cooks a great deal I always learn loads and never feel patronised or inadequate. Thank you and I will be back very soon
FM [June 17]
“I now feel confident”
Rob was really kind, helpful and knowledgeable. The course was so much fun and something that could easily have been overwhelming was broken down to manageable steps and I now feel confident to try making macarons at home
NW [May 17]
“We will be back again for sure, I cannot wait. ”
What a fabulous day my friend and I had. Could not believe how fabulously equipped the kitchen was or how knowledgeable and friendly the tutor was. We will be back again for sure, I cannot wait. Thank you so much.
KT [Feb 17]
“you'll have a great time and learn new skills with very professional chefs”
I have always wanted to learn how to make macarons and I was lucky enough to be bought a course for Christmas, Ross made making macarons fun and easy, everybody was very welcoming and I very much enjoyed myself and came away with a new skill. I would highly recommend Ashburton Cookery School to anyone you'll have a great time and learn new skills with very professional chefs.
MH [Jan 17]
This was an excellent half-day course which provided all the info I needed to successfully make macarons in the future. Highly recommend.
AH [Aug 2016]
“ inspirational day!”
After many painstaking evening in my kitchen trying many different methods, recipes and techniques, after just a few hours at Ashburton Cookery School, I have finally been taught how to make the perfect macaron! You have no idea what this means! Many thanks to Lee for the inspirational day!
ZL [Aug 2016]
Fantastic experience, great chefs and very inspirational.
JT [Feb 2016]
“I really enjoyed the half day”
I really enjoyed the half day and it lived up to my expectations. Alan was calm, supportive, clear and friendly.
JB [Dec 2014]
“A huge box of beautiful, self-made macarons to take home.”
The half day macaron course was fantastic: a friendly, skilled teacher; a cosy, well-equipped teaching kitchen; and a huge box of beautiful, self-made macarons to take home. I'll be signing up for my next course soon - just have to choose which one!
SA [Oct 2014]
Very professional, friendly and good fun. Felt very looked after, lovely to have coffee on arrival, excellent facilities.
PS [July 2014]
“Excellent value for money”
I thought the course was excellent value for money, I really enjoyed every aspect, Chef was amazing and explained everything very well. Thank you
Rose [Mar 2014]
You seem to offer a fantastic experience to different levels, and tailor it so well. Thank you, and good luck ahead.
MS [Feb 2014]