Learn to create some deliciously timeless traditional French desserts in a purpose-built cookery school in Exeter.
- Exeter (Devon)
- Gift Voucher valid for 1 Participant
This full day French Dessert Cookery Course at a prestigious cooking school in beautiful Devon is the sweetest possible experience gift for anyone with an appreciation of French cooking and a love for beautiful desserts.
You’ll spend the whole day learning to make the desserts that make France famous, including classics such as crème brulee, tarte au citron, tarte tatin and fluffy, rich chocolate mousse. You’ll learn the techniques you need to make everything from scratch in your own home, including how to make perfect puff and shortcrust pastries, how to bake blind, how to make light, crisp meringues, making perfect crème anglais, how to use a bain marie, and much more. You’ll have lunch halfway through the day which will include not just whatever you’ve already made, but a buffet of beautiful savoury food as well (although you are free to eat only cake for lunch if you want)! At the end of the day, you’ll have the rest of what you made to take home with you, as well as a host of superb new desserts in your repertoire - perfect for really impressing at dinner parties and on special occasions.
If you know someone in Devon with a sweet tooth and a love for cooking and baking, and you want to get them the perfect experience gift, this full day French dessert cookery course will be the icing on their cake!
This Classic French Desserts Class runs on selected midweek dates throughout the year - usually once per month.
For specific availability, please contact our customer service team.
During your class, you could be making a selection of the following dishes:
Tarte au Citron
Mousse au Chocolat
As well as basics including:
Everyone is welcome to take part in this cookery class.
You must be able to responsibly handle sharp knifes and hot
pans. If you are unsure about your ability to take part in the
lesson, please feel free to get in touch.
If you have any severe allergies or dietary requirements, please alert the cookery school upon booking and they will be happy to discuss dish possibilities.
Experience Duration: 07:00
Time at Venue: 07:10
This is a full day French desserts cookery class, lasting for approximately 7 hours in total.
Your day will start at 9:30am, finishing at around 4:30pm -
please note that you'll need to arrive around 10 minutes before you
are due to begin,
Hot and cold beverages will be available throughout your cooking experience.
Your day also includes a lunch break in the middle of the day, whereby you'll get the chance to eat a delicious buffet of regional specialities.
Participants: The Traditional French Desserts - Full Day Cookery Course in Devon is for 1 participant.
Max Group Size: 10
Spectators Allowed on Site: No
You will join a group of participants for your cookery class.
This course is not suitable for spectators, however, there is plenty to do in the historic quayside.
All cooking equipment required will be provided by the school for your experience.
Please wear suitable clothing and comfy shoes, as you will be on your feet throughout your experience - open-toed shoes are not appropriate in the kitchen.
Please be prepared to tie long hair back.
Your Traditional French Dessert cooking class takes place in a newly refurbished cookery school, so should not be affected by the weather. However, if the experience is cancelled by the school due to unforeseen circumstances, you will be able to reschedule for an alternative date.