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Cookery classes to book

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There is nothing quite like making your own food from scratch. Whether you’re an established cook or just want to try something new, we have rounded up three cooking classes in the Horsham District for you to book onto and try. Make a minibreak of it and book an overnight stay too.

Sophia’s Bar, Horsham

Spend an evening at Sophia’s Bar in Horsham Town Centre cooking up a fiesta. Using locally sourced ingredients, you can try out some tasty Mexican recipes hosted by Thyme & Space in this fully licensed bar. Then, as a bonus, you can feast on your delicious dishes.

After that, why not make the most of being in Horsham? Book yourself into the local Premier Inn and explore what the town centre has to offer.

The Artisan Bakehouse, Ashurst, Steyning

The Artisan Bakehouse, located close to the South Downs National Park in the village of Ashurst, offer bread making and chocolate making masterclasses throughout the year. Whether you’re a beginner or an established baker, there’s a bread making masterclass for you. What’s more, internationally renowned author & baker, Emmanuel Hadjiandreou is one of their tutors, who is a master of sourdough and viennoiserie. For chocolate lovers, enjoy a delicious chocolate making masterclass for a great day of making and eating your handmade treats!

The Artisan Bakehouse also has accommodation onsite, so you can enjoy your cooking experience as part of a weekend in the country. Book into one of their enchanting cottages and explore the beautiful surrounding countryside whilst you’re there.

Green Farm Barn, Washington, Pulborough

If you want to try something different and learn a new skill, give one of Green Farm’s butchery courses a go. Whether you’re looking for a full day course or just a few hours’ worth, grab this opportunity to discover the intricacies of lamb butchery or delve into the art of sausage making. You can then take home the fruits of your labour.

Green’s Farm is located in the heart of the countryside, so make a weekend of it and book into the local accommodation. For instance, just over two miles away from the butchery are the stunning Byre Cottages at Sullington Manor Farm, Storrington. Spend the weekend exploring the village of Storrington, whilst you’re there.