Beginners Cookery Weekend Review

The following is a review of our Beginners Cookery Weekend from Muddy Stilettos: The Urban Guide to the Countryside. Visit “I’m just back from a weekend course at Ashburton Cookery School in south Devon and had to jump straight onto the blogeroo while I’m still on a massive freaking high.  It turns out I can cook! […]

A New Year’s Message from Ashburton

So we’re at the end of another busy year at Ashburton Cookery School.  In the run up to Christmas we’ve held two graduations for diploma students studying at our acclaimed Chefs Academy, as well as a brilliant response from those attending our festive courses. Our Charity Afternoon Teas have raised £500 for local charity Balloons, […]

£500 Raised for a Great Cause. Thank You.

We are very pleased to announce that we have managed to raise £500 for local charity Balloons, with our recent Charity Afternoon Teas.  A massive thank you to everyone who came along and supported the events.  The money raised here will go towards helping young people overcome the pain of bereavement. They are a truly […]

Exciting News At Ashburton.

2017 will bring some exciting changes at Ashburton Cookery School.  We are always looking for ways to update and improve the experience we offer our visitors, and we’re delighted to be able to share just some of the plans we have afoot. We have listened to the suggestions and feedback that we have received from […]

Veteran’s Baking Weekend 8th-9th April

Many servicemen and women find transition back to civilian life difficult.  Some may be recovering from mental trauma, or be suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).  At the very least, it can be a massive culture shock having an ordered, regimented life suddenly taken away. This is where The Bootneck Baker comes in.  This […]

Brand New! Cook To Go Evening Classes.

We all love a good takeaway.  Let’s be honest, most of us will even tolerate a bad one from time to time. But at Ashburton Cookery School we like to strive for something a little bit special. So we are pleased to announce 3 brand new evening classes for lovers of takeaway food. During these […]

Graduate Stories – Clare’s Preserves

Many of the students that pass through our doors go on to lead exciting and lucrative careers within the industry.  It’s always great to hear back from ex-pupils and to learn about their successes and to think how we may have helped play a part in the new direction their lives have taken since they […]