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The Cooking Academy

London Road | Silverwood, Rickmansworth WD3 1JR, England
+44 1923 778880
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Thai Cookery Class at its best!

Booked myself in for the one day Thai cookery class as I have a love for Thai food and wanted to... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
wispwilllow7
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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
A Great Start

A great start to my cooking journey Great recipes and very practical suggestions on how to make... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2018
Chris M
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London, United Kingdom
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The Cooking Academy teaches people how to prepare and cook food from around the world in a professional, enthusiastic, creative and enjoyable way. We are unique in our approach to cookery by putting ingredients and their beneficial health properties at the heart of everything we teach. We run a wide range of publicly available classes, social events for families and groups of friends. We also have an extensive corporate client-base for whom we provide team-building events as well as corporate entertainment & hospitality events.
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“indian cookery” (22 reviews)
“take home” (17 reviews)
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London Road | Silverwood, Rickmansworth WD3 1JR, England
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+44 1923 778880
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Booked myself in for the one day Thai cookery class as I have a love for Thai food and wanted to get ideas & inspiration to carry my cooking forward. There were only 3 of us on the course that day so we had plenty...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

A great start to my cooking journey Great recipes and very practical suggestions on how to make everyday dishes taste special Thoroughly recommend

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Reviewed 5 April 2018

I attended the cooking academy with a friend last week and we went on the pastry and dessert class run by Pooja Nagendra . What a brilliant day - we cooked ( and ate ! ) delicious mushroom and cranberry tarts , chocolate mousse ,...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2018

I enjoyed the Indian cooking day, so I booked the advanced course and then the South Indian curry day. As before the cooking academy is well signed, as ample parking. There is a max of 6 attendees, which is a really nice size of group,...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Indian Cookery class led by Pooja, a lovely lady who helped us to understand the power of spices and to practice some simple techniques as we made two meals, one of which we ate for lunch, the other we took home to amaze our family....More

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Kumud G, General Manager at The Cooking Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Thank you for your lovely words. I'm so glad you enjoyed the class and learned so much. I hope you'll join us for the advanced class very soon.

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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Was given this for a birthday present as a complete surprise. Very useful and enjoyable day, in pleasant company. Excellent teacher with everything provided. Super lunch included - you cook it yourself. Highly recommended.

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Kumud G, General Manager at The Cooking Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Thank you for your feedback, I'm so glad you had a great day. We do hope you've made the recipes since and that'll you join us for the advanced class very soon.

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Reviewed 26 January 2018

A really enjoyable learning experience,with a lovely very good teacher / chef. A nice group of like minded students too.

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Kumud G, General Manager at The Cooking Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

Great! glad you had a super day - thank you for the feedback.

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Reviewed 12 December 2017

My second course here. This was the intro to Indian cooking. The courses are delivered in a warm, friendly atmosphere by Kumud who really knows her stuff - but more importantly is capable of transmitting that knowledge in a really accessible fashion. The course has...More

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Kumud G, Owner at The Cooking Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

Thank you for your lovely words - I'm so glad you had a good day and are still cooking the recipes! We hope to see you again for another class in the New Year - perhaps our Intermediate Indian class, which is a brilliant follow...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2017

This was an excellent one day course delivered by Kumud. Facilities are perfect and the number of attendees (6) was just right. Kumud is obviously very knowledgeable and presented in a calm and friendly way. Food was great too!!! Took some home and the family...More

Thank Tony C
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Kumud G, Owner at The Cooking Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Thank you for your lovely words - I'm so pleased you and your family enjoyed the food! It was a pleasure to teach you all. I hope we see you back again soon!

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Reviewed 28 November 2017

I had the privilege of attending the day course in Thai cookery with my son We both have a love of cooking developed over many years and were given the opportunity of attending " the Coooking Academy " as a generous gift Our wants were...More

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Kumud G, Owner at The Cooking Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words! I'm glad you enjoyed your day, we had a lovely day cooking with you all. We put the nutritional value and science of food at the heart of everything we create, I'm so pleased you found this...More

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