Cookery Courses FAQ

Below are just a few of the more regular questions we get asked about the residential cookery courses

Please contact us if you have any other questions.

Q What type of dishes will you be cooking?
A I write all my own recipes for the Academy and they are based on healthy eating, popular dishes that have been tried and tested by cookery groups across the Island

Q I am a little apprehensive as I don't feel confident in the kitchen
A The ethos of the Academy is to make everyone feel welcome from the start. The sessions commence with a cuppa around the table and we chat about what we are going to do. You will have my full support

Q I am a Vegetarian and fed up with the same old dishes. Will your courses cover Vegetarian cooking?
A Most definitely! This is an area that I have developed over the past few years as a lot more people are enjoying Vegetarian dishes due to the fact that they are so delicious; easy to prepare and cook; not to mention healthy

Q My family has special dietary needs. Can you help?
A With pleasure. I am a qualified tutor for Healthier Foods and Special Diets and can tailor make recipes for you

Q I consider myself to be a fairly good cook, but would like to learn more about fish
A The Academy will be running master classes in specialist area, such as fish and meat preparation and cooking. Look out for the dates on our website