We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Seasoned Cookery School

Old Stable Catton Park | Catton Hall, Swadlincote DE12 8LN, England
+44 1283 810275
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Superb course with a wonderful lunch

The Sourdough course with Andy Tyrrell was superb and we were sent home with a starter so that we... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
Globalgran
,
North Wales
Excellent facilities and course

Seasoned have converted a beautiful building into an excellent cookery school, with fantastic... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
chris-uk-60
,
UK
Read all 114 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
A cookery school in the grounds of the Catton Hall Estate. Beautifully located & open at set times.
  • Excellent96%
  • Very good3%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“the kitchen” (13 reviews)
“master chef” (12 reviews)
“bread” (9 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
LOCATION
Old Stable Catton Park | Catton Hall, Swadlincote DE12 8LN, England
CONTACT
Website
+44 1283 810275
Write a ReviewReviews (114)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"the kitchen"
in 13 reviews
"master chef"
in 12 reviews
"bread"
in 9 reviews
"pastry"
in 8 reviews
"salami"
in 4 reviews
"beautiful surroundings"
in 3 reviews
"indian cuisine"
in 3 reviews
"partridge"
in 3 reviews
"risotto"
in 4 reviews
"pasta making"
in 2 reviews
"chicken leg"
in 2 reviews
"staff were wonderful"
in 2 reviews
"taster menu"
in 2 reviews
"river cottage"
in 2 reviews
"great tips"
in 2 reviews
"received a gift voucher"
in 2 reviews
"catton hall"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 114 reviews

Reviewed 1 May 2018

The Sourdough course with Andy Tyrrell was superb and we were sent home with a starter so that we can continue to make the delicious sourdough bread. We made a variety of loaves to take home and written full instructions were given. The lunch was...More

2  Thank Globalgran
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Seasoned have converted a beautiful building into an excellent cookery school, with fantastic facilities. I was on the Sour Dough Bread Making course and was very impressed that our instructor was Andy Tyrell, Head Chef at the River Cottage. Each of us had plentiful space...More

Thank chris-uk-60
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 May 2018

This was an excellent one day course. The venue and supporting staff were excellent and the tutor, Andy Tyrrell, was a font of sourdough knowledge and experience. The day was an excellent combination of small demonstrations and explanations mixed with plenty of hands on (in)...More

Thank Sarah F
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

I’ve now attended four courses at Seasoned, all of them so far delivered by Tim Maddams, and all have been excellent, each time going away with new skills which I have used again and again. Tanya and the other ‘kitchen fairies’ are always brilliant. Would...More

Thank Natalie R
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Recently attended a Chocolate Course at Seasoned Cookery School. It was a full on day and I learnt so much. The Staff were wonderful and so friendly. Will Torrent was fantastic and so knowledgeable; never realised there was so much to learn about chocolate. Would...More

Thank LYG150
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 20 March 2018

I attended the course “Curries and accompaniments” and had a thoroughly wonderful time. The staff were wonderful, the chef very knowledgeable and approachable, the venue really beautiful. The dishes were delicious and the recipes really exciting. I can’t wait to recreate these at home. Just...More

Thank MickleoverFoodie
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Clare567820, Owner at Seasoned Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

Thank you for commenting & really glad that you enjoyed the day with Sumayya & ourselves. We will certainly look at the recipe methods & thank you for highlighting this. Look forward to seeing you again soon Thank you Clare

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 13 February 2018

I attended "Man in the Kitchen" and learned a lot. The facilities are excellent and the teaching was systematic and enjoyable. The tutor, a professional chef, was inspiring. The course was a present from my daughter and I would recommend it to anyone who knows...More

Thank David J
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Clare567820, Owner at Seasoned Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

Super - thank you David Great to have you with us & thank you for your kind words. I hope you are using your new skills at home & hope to see you again Thank you Clare

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Well laid out with friendly and professional chef and the ladies who hosted and provided the ingredients making it a great experience.

Thank Steve_stone_staffs
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Loved my day with Saliha.She has a lovely easy going personality that means you are always relaxed during preparation and cooking, and her great knowledge of many cuisines means you can't help but learn something useful on the day. The currys and parathas were very...More

Thank mnixon3
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

1st class , well organised and very informative day. The staff were brilliant and helpful. My husband Mark had the day as a present and I chose “The men only day for men who never or very rarely cook. “They made so much and everything...More

Thank B3n3y
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Clare567820, Manager at Seasoned Cookery School, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2018

Thank you very much for your kind words. We are very glad that he is using his new skills & had a great day. Happy cooking! Thanks Clare

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Swadlincote Hotels
Travelodge Burton A38 Southbound
139 reviews
2.73 km away
Travelodge Burton A38 Northbound
91 reviews
4.39 km away
Premier Inn Lichfield North East (A38) Hotel
364 reviews
5.04 km away
Riverside Hotel
539 reviews
6.00 km away
Nearby Restaurants
China Rice
14 reviews
3.12 km away
The Alrewas Fryer
84 reviews
3.37 km away
Queens Head
51 reviews
4.10 km away
The Hub Cafe
9 reviews
4.20 km away
Nearby Attractions
National Memorial Arboretum
2 940 reviews
2.60 km away
Garlands Shooting Ground
12 reviews
2.84 km away
Allied Special Forces Memorial Grove
27 reviews
2.94 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Brian H
6 October 2017|
Answer
Response from Richard W |
1 - Check the website as the courses are subject to change. 2 - Check the website, as the course owner reserves the right to change the prices 3 - That's for you to determine with practice and patience.
0
Votes
Brian H
4 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Clare567820 | Property representative |
Yes we do run a selection of bread making courses - they are one day ones, running from 10-4 A full list is on our website seasoned courses / bread-making-courses Please do call us on 01283 711681 if you would like any more... More
1
Vote
;