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6-weeks chef experience

Elevate your cooking to new heights!

From £90 per evening course


harvest festival at The Cookery School

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Feather & fur

Game & Birds from our Estate!


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We are coming back to London!

Supper Club in Pimlico: Wild Food

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inspiring dishes from the market garden


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private days at the cookery school

For lifetime celebrations!




Our Courses

Daylesford is a community with food at its heart. From our home on our 2350-acre organic farm set in the idyllic Cotswolds, a day at The Cookery School is a must for anyone who shares our passion for real food. From classic courses such as Quick & Simple Suppers and Seasonal Dinner Parties, to specialised courses like Artisan Bread Making and Nose to Tail Butchery, you’ll find practical and imaginative courses to suit all interests.

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Most Frequently Asked Questions and Top Tips from The Cookery School

  Cooking at home for our everyday supper or when we invite friends and family at home is not always an easy thing and we often ends up with a few questions marks without always finding the best answer. Where do I start? How should I cook the meat and for how long? What if […]

Harvest Festival at The Cookery School

Our annual Harvest Festival is a wonderful way to celebrate the variety of autumnal fare available at this time of year, give thanks for the season’s abundance and connect with nature before winter closes in. On Saturday 23rd September, we will be doing just that with our annual Harvest Festival at THE COOKERY SCHOOL. Our Tutors […]


Summer Sale at The Cookery School

To welcome the sunshine, we are inviting you to save 20% on The Cookery School classes running before 8th September 2017. Choose from our whole range of inspiring, hands-on full day courses, all designed to enhance your ability and enjoyment in the kitchen, whatever your taste or experience. Expand your repertoire with SEASONAL ORGANIC SUPPERS, sharpen your artisan […]

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Scones with homemade clotted cream & elderflower poached strawberries


Try out our scones recipe for a successful afternoon tea party with your friends.


Strawberry ice-cream


A must-do this Summer, especially with delicious juicy strawberries. Quick and simple to make, this ice-cream will have a huge success among your family and friends!


Strawberry and lemon tart

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Private Bookings

From the glorious surroundings to the infectious enthusiasm of our team, we passionately believe The Cookery School at Daylesford is a unique place to spend quality time with friends and colleagues.

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Located in the converted Cotswold stone farmhouse next to the Daylesford Farmshop, decorated with hand-painted farm inspired children’s illustrations, Seedlings is a day crèche for children aged 4 months to 4 years for use by parents and guardians visiting Daylesford and/or taking a cookery course with us.


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Plan Your Stay

Our beautiful Cotswold cottages located next to the farmshop & in the village of Daylesford, are available for guests to enjoy a Daylesford experience in the Haybarn Spa or courses in our Cookery School

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