Join Great Food Club for member-only offers
  • Be guided to great places in the East Midlands
  • Up to 25% off with your membership card
Join Free
We use cookies on this site to analyse traffic, remember your preferences, and optimise your experience. Find out more.
Okay

Find a great Food school in your region

What do you do if you want to learn how to bake proper sourdough bread, brew all-grain beer, make charcuterie, distil gin or simply gain new kitchen skills? The answer is to visit a good quality cookery or food school. On the map above and listed below are the ones we recommend so far, and many are running exclusive GFC member offers…

  • Be guided to great places in the East Midlands
  • Up to 25% off with your membership card
  • Belflair Chocolates

    Only the finest natural ingredients are used in these delicious chocolates made by husband-and-wife team Stefaan and Mervi Moyaert at their Brackley (Northants) base…

  • Burleighs Gin Academy

    Escape to the country for an afternoon of gin-making at the Burleighs Gin Distillery, situated in the heart of Leicestershire’s beautiful Charnwood Forest…

  • Carmela’s Kitchen

    Carmela’s Kitchen of Northampton offers authentic Italian cookery classes and a monthly supper club…

  • Hartingtons of Bakewell

    A school of food and drink in the heart of the Peak District, devoted to teaching short courses on artisan methods of production…

  • Hobby Cooks

    A food school in the heart of Northamptonshire that offers a range of Indian cookery courses in a relaxed atmosphere…

  • Manor Farm Cookery School

    Manor Farm Cookery School in Branston, Leicestershire, offers courses and workshops for people of all ages and abilities…

  • Rutland Cookery School

    Launched in Oakham by acclaimed chef Robin Stewart, this cookery school offers a full range of workshops from bread-making to sushi to knife skills…

  • The School of Artisan Food

    The School of Artisan Food is the learning hub for Britain’s artisan food revival, offering superb tutors and equipment…

  • The Shires Cookery School

    Improve all aspects of your kitchen skills and learn completely new techniques at this rurally located Northamptonshire cookery school…

  • The Sourdough School

    The Sourdough School is a centre for sourdough research and education. Its team are passionate about sharing knowledge and empowering people to bake bread…