Cooking with Yorkshire’s Finest

Cooking with Yorkshire’s Finest

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Chef: Stephen Bulmer
Duration: One Day
Theme: Modern British
Level: Intermediate
Price: £160 weekends, £140 mid-week

Gutsy, flavourful dishes featuring the best of local produce, served in an informal, gastro-pub style.

Dishes covered in this course typically include:

Trout Fritters with Black Sheep Beer Batter, Foraged Salsa Verde

Hot Yorkshire Cheese Soufflé

Bridlington Mussel & Cockle Broth with Leek and Yorkshire Cider
garnished with Quails Eggs

Duck with Cherries, Sweet Potato and Five Spiced Sauce

Custard Tart with Seasonal Fruit

Techniques featured in this course are:

  • Filleting fish, making a batter, frying
  • Soufflé making, including whisking skills
  • Preparation of shellfish and making of a fish stock/broth
  • Poaching of multiple eggs together
  • Cooking of the duck – rendering down the fat to make the skin crisp, how to tell when meat is cooked
  • Preparation of the Five Spice sauce and variations with this method
  • Making a custard, flavouring options for different seasons, fruit compote methods and flavourings 

The following are representative of the recipes taught on this cookery course. However, Swinton Park Cookery School reserve the right to change any or all of these dishes, in line with availability of produce.

Course Dates

Saturday 9th July 2016
Friday 29th July 2016
Saturday 27th August 2016
Friday 16th September 2016


This course can be booked online:

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Tel: 01765 680969

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