Blissful Baking & Comfort Food

Come into our cosy kitchen, snuggle up to the Aga and indulge in a spot of Blissful Baking with a big dollop of Comfort Food thrown in for good measure!! Our baking bonanza will include bread making, pastry, soufflés, biscuits, scones and cakes. There will be lots of sweet and savoury recipes to try and we will be creating a wonderful warming three course lunch to enjoy. You will be sure to leave with a lovely warm glow at the end of the day.

Sample Menu
    Welcome to the Spinney School of Fine Food.  Sit back and relax with your morning refreshments before we embark on our baking bonanza ………
    There is nothing like the smell of freshly baked bread wafting through the kitchen or the intoxicating sweetness in the air from home made cakes and biscuits.  Not to mention the taste mmm…………..
    Smoked Salmon Choux Canapés
    Tiny Parmesan Shortbreads with Roast Tomatoes & Roquefort
    Herbed Artichoke and Parmesan Filo Rolls with Lemon Mayonnaise
    Parma Ham, Goat’s Cheese and Fig Relish, Rocket Rolls
    Chicken Liver Parfait with Sauterne Fruit Compote
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    Irish Soda Bread, White Dinner Rolls, Treacle Bread
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    Twice Baked Cheese Soufflés with Ham Béchamel
    Homemade Pizza
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    Ultimate Fish Pie
    Pheasant Curry
    Steak and Ale Pie
    Horseradish Mashed Potatoes, Vichy Carrots, Creamed Leeks
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    Sticky Toffee Pudding with Vanilla Ice Cream
    Cinnamon Pavalova’s with Caramelised Clementines and Mascarpone Cream
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    Wicked Chocolate Brownies
    Easy Fruit Cake
    Lemon Drizzle Cake
    Grantham Gingerbreads
    Selection of Cheeses with Homemade Oatcakes
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    Coffee and Homemade Truffles
Date Saturday 12 November 2016
Time 10:00 - 16:30
Price £130
Max Persons 6
Places Required
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  • What a wonderful day! Excellent food, top notch tuition and good company. I'm definitely coming back to another course!

    Virginia Turner

  • If Cookery Schools gained Michelin Stars - 'The Spinney deserves one already'

    Ian Ramsden

  • Success! Never made an edible loaf before in my life. Thank you Ali - A miracle worker! Loved my day, can't recommend you enough!

    Charlotte Mawhood

  • Delicious Food! An Amazing Experience! Thank you so much! The fantastic wine we drank was just the icing on the cake of an already fantastic meal! I'm definitely going to persuade my husband to come along to one your days!

    Alison Jenner

  • Great Food - Great Wine - Great Company. What could be better?!

    John Lightwood

  • Wonderful - Fab - Great! Thank you so much for our fantastic day away from the office! See you next year!

    Secretaries at Biomedical Sciences – University of

  • Ali, What can I say?! I had such an amazing day! Thank you so very much I loved every minute of it! I wish cooking was always this relaxing! See you soon!

    Teresa Lees