In this two hour beginners class, you'll learn to bake beautiful, petite Macarons - the perfect cookery experience gift for those with a sweet tooth!
- Gift Voucher valid for 1 Participant
Spend the day learning the art of making the popular french macaroon. This half day experience teaches you all the tricks and tips for making the perfect, airy biscuit. It will take skill, practice and patience to achieve the light texture needed, yet also mastering the desired outside crunch. Although these biscuits require some technical finesse, you will be guided throughout the class by a professional chef. A clear demonstration will be provided to show you the techniques and process, and then it's time for you to bake!
Your finest cooking skills will be tested as you whizz together the sugar and almond mix, then onto carefully cutting and folding this into the meringue mixture. Following this, it is on to the hard part - piping the smooth mixture into flawless macaroon circles. Once your masterpiece has been baked to the perfect crisp texture, you can create your desired filling and then sandwich together the nougat-like cookie. This experience is an ideal cookery gift for a loved one with a passion for baking or for those who have a sweet tooth!
The class with last approximately 2 hours, filled with everything you need to make the sweetest, most perfect macaroons. Treat yourself to this macaroon masterclass, take a friend or attend with a group, whoever you come with you will not be disappointed.
This macaron workshop runs on selected mid-week and weekend dates throughout the year - usually once or twice per month.
For specific availability, please contact our customer service team.
Current 2018 scheduled dates:
Canary Wharf, London
Sunday 28th January *limited availability*
Thursday 8th February
Saturday 10th February
Monday 12th February
Tuesday 27th February
No current dates
Bray Village, Maidenhead
Saturday 10th March
Minimum Age: 18 years.
If you have any food allergies or dietary requirements, you will need to inform the centre upon booking a date for your chosen class.
Please be aware that his is a cookery lesson with taster-sized dishes, not full size restaurant meals - you are here to learn the skills and techniques.
Experience Duration: 02:00
Time at Venue: 02:00
This is a half day Macaron making lesson, lasting for approximately 2 hours in total.
Please note that this is a lesson - some of the time will be spent watching and listening so as to ensure you learn as much as possible from your expert chef.
Participants: The Macaron Making Class - Half Day is for 1 participant.
Max Group Size: +10
Spectators Allowed on Site: No
Maximum Group Size: 20 participants.
This is a hands on experience so is not suitable for non-participating spectators.
Please simply dress comfortably.
Long hair must be tied up.
Ingredients and equipment for all dishes will be provided by the kitchen upon arrival.
This is an indoor baking experience so should not be affected by adverse weather conditions.