Christmas Dinner Made Easy

Learn how to prepare the perfect festive meal!


Why take this course?

Do you avoid hosting Christmas lunch because you are terrified of cooking for such an important day? Are you clueless about how to keep everything warm while plating up? If the answer is yes, then we have the course for you.

Come along to our one-day workshop and learn how to plan, prepare and serve your Christmas lunch!

What you will experience

During the workshop you will cover:

  • Planning your menu
  • Selecting ingredients/dishes
  • Food hygiene
  • Vegetable preparation
  • Starter
  • Main Course
  • Dessert
  • Presentation
students decorating cakes

Key facts

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Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course, but a basic knowledge of cooking is recommended.

What you will need

 Students are expected to provide their own apron.

What you need to know

Additional costs

Please note the cost of all ingredients is covered in the course fee.

Next steps



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