Friday 16th October –  a good cook needs to know how to make perfect pastry and it needn’t be a mystery, or something to be frightened of! With a few simple techniques and some family secrets, you can learn how to make truly special sweet, savory and choux pastry that works every time. It promises to be a busy morning with lots of hand on experience. And alongside recipes for a range pies and puddings, you’ll make a polenta pastry savory tart for lunch followed by yummy chocolate eclairs and a French style apple tart to take away and enjoy at home with your family!

The class will take place in my country kitchen, Gyn Race, Royd Lane, Millhouse Green, S36 9NY. Places are limited to 6 people per course – £70.00 pp. All courses include lunch, plus teas and coffees throughout the day (10am – 2pm). All equipment and ingredients will be supplied – you just need to bring yourself along and enjoy your day in the beautiful surroundings of Millhouse Green. These are hands-on demonstrations and produce that you make you can take home to enjoy with your family!

TO BOOK a place and check availability please call: 077965 51653/01226 766889 or email Then download a booking form off the website. Full payment by cheque  upon booking or alternatively an on-line banking transaction. If by cheque please make your cheque payable to – J. Marsden. Alternatively, you can secure a place by making a non-refundable 50% deposit. If a 50% deposit paid, the balance of the course fee must be paid in full two weeks before commencement of the course. Should you need any further information please don’t hesitate to contact me.