Cookery Holidays Archive

Backyard Travel tailors 3 new Asian culinary journeys

Backyard Travel, the online boutique tour operator specializing in insider experiences throughout Asia, has tailored three new culinary journeys in Asia, the perfect playground for foodies and home chefs. The tours highlight some of the continent’s best culinary destinations: Chiang Mai, Indochina (Laos, Cambodia, and Vietnam), and Japan. With an eye toward local engagement, these

The perfect recipe for gastronomic holidaymakers

If your idea of the perfect holiday is walking in Italy then you will find all the ingredients at Hedonistic Hiking. Their holidays have been designed to give their guests a taste of the real la dolce vita, and can you think of anywhere better to go on a gastronomic delight of a trip than

Puglia Cooking Holiday – October 2014

Cooking holiday in Puglia – a taste of Southern Italy from £1,400 pp with Authentic Adventures An ideal holiday for couples and solo travellers alike, this culinary retreat in Puglia is a seven-night foodie treat in the glorious surroundings of Masseria Provenzani, a stylish 17th century farmhouse with adjoining mill, set amidst ancient olive groves.

Weekend charcuterie courses let you experience the art of preservation

Hammond Charcuterie based in Berwickshire has teamed up with the respected author and pig consultant Linda McDonald-Brown in a bid to shatter the many myths that surround charcuterie by running comprehensive weekend courses just for women so they can learn all about the the art of charcuterie. Charcuterie is the generic name that relates to

Culinary Tours from Cox & Kings

Cox & Kings has launched a brand-new range of culinary tours, including Souks & Spices of Marrakech tour (departing 25 March), in partnership with MasterChef. The tours feature local culinary experts and many also include time with popular contestants who have appeared on MasterChef programmes. See their website at

Give a foodie their ideal gift this Christmas with a cookery course gift voucher

  If you stuck for ideas this Christmas as to what gifts to get a foodie then the highly esteemed Manna from Devon Cookery School could have the perfect answer. You can buy a loved one or friend a personalised gift voucher and give them a present they will never forget. You don’t have to

Five great cycling tours for lovers of wine and gourmet food

Freedom Treks now feature more than 200 cycling tours across Europe but far from resting on their laurels they are continuing to respond to the increasing demand for this type of holiday and are now allowing all travellers to discover and explore la Dolce Vita in their own time and at their own pace. They

The Caribbean paradise of Buccament Bay Resort is heaven on earth for chocolate lovers

The all-inclusive, award-winning, luxurious Buccament Bay Resort located in the Carribean Paradise of St Vincent and The Grenadines  has joined with the international British chocolatier Gerry Wilton to have the opportunity to offer guests and consumers The Experience of Chocolate: an enlightening, delectable, and entertaining course in making chocolate that will feature chocolate at the

New Chocolate Delight courses could be the golden ticket to a career in chocolate

Many people consider pursuing a career in making chocolate as a fantasy, but an event that has been organised by the events company Chocolate Delight is going to allow guests the opportunity to learn the fundamentals about creating chocolate. It is a two-day course that is going to be perfect for anyone who is thinking about

A mad frog and an Englishman….go fishing

Jean Christophe Novelli would probably be regarded as the favoured French chef in the country and he has recently released a new book which is titled, A Mad Frog and an Englishman…Go Fishing. This book details the various recipes that he has created for the fish that he caught off the coasts of Cumbria. He

Tamarai Pan Asia food adds cheer to Christmas

INCREDIBLE NEW MENU OFFERING 3 COURSES AT JUST £15 If you are looking for the best Pan Asia food in London, head to Tamarai which is situated in Covent Garden at the new London theatre building. The  food is complemented by an extensive cocktail and wine list and is undoubtedly the most modern and stylish

Bangkok local food

Local food is a most exciting part and experience of any vibrant city and by taking cooking lessons you can get the skills necessary to produce excellent flavours right from home. As soon as your flight arrives in Bangkok you find yourself immersed in incredible cuisines. You can visit markets and local restaurants it get

Llanerch Vineyard’s Cookery School a must for all Welsh food lovers!

Frantically busy since opening the Llanerch Vineyard Cookery School and  now when the Vineyard opens this month they are expecting even more visitors. The Saturday Morning Kitchen will then be launched by Angela and it is completely free. Come and get some super recipe ideas for entertaining friends and family on family holiday in Wales.

Healthy eating cookery holidays on the Isle of Wight

Red Funnel are offering some more brand-new healthy eating cookery courses at the Four Seasons Cookery Academy in Fishbourne on the Isle of Wight. The new two-night residential courses are offered from Friday to Sunday on three weekends in early 2010 and cost just £295 per person, including all accommodation, tuition, meals, plus fresh Isle