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January 2019

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Marmalade Make and Bake Day

Join us for a hands-on Marmalade Make and Bake Day. Learn how to make traditional Seville Orange Marmalade, using Vivien’s award-winning recipe. Find out how to enter marmalade into competitions and how to bake with marmalade. We start the day tasting of a range of Vivien’s marmalades. Vivien will explain the features of great marmalades and demonstrate the stages of making marmalade from juicing the fruit to potting the marmalade into jars. Everyone prepares a small batch of marmalade and…

Course date: 26th January 2019

Price per person: £135

1 day - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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June 2019

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Summer Jams, Jellies and Cordials Course

Come and join us on our Summer Jams, Jellies and Cordials Course. Join us for this lovely summery course that focuses on traditional methods of preserving the season’s best soft fruits. You’ll learn how to make the most of their gorgeous flavours with classic jams, jellies and cordials that’ll preserve a taste of the sunshine well into the autumn and winter (provided you can resist them that long). Skills • Preparing ingredients • Simmering and boiling ingredients • Potting jam…

Course date: 30th June 2019

Price per person: £150

1 day - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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September 2019

Chutney making course

Autumn Preserves

Autumn is traditionally the time to preserve all the bounty of summer and the harvest, and store up some delicious treats for the wintry month ahead – and that’s exactly what we’ll be doing on this Autumn Preserves Course, using delicious authentic recipes. Skills • Selecting and preparing the best ingredients • Slow cooking and keeping it simple • How to remove scum • How to test for a set • How to test for pectin • How to test…

Course date: 29th September 2019

Price per person: £150

1 day - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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November 2019

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Edible Gifts Course

The perfect way to get into the Christmas spirit – join us for a lovely cosy day in the Vale House Kitchen classroom, making delicious seasonal delights for your friends and family. On this Edible Gifts Course you'll go home with some fabulous ready-made gifts and plenty of recipe ideas and inspiration! Skills • Baking biscuits and pies • Bottling and storing liqueurs • Packaging gifts • Potting preserves and safe storage • Preparing ingredients • Selecting and safe use…

Course date: 9th November 2019

Price per person: £150

1 day - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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January 2020

Vale-House-Kitchen-Marmalade-Making-Course-jars

Marmalade Making Course

There’s nothing quite like hot buttered toast topped with gorgeously tangy marmalade – and if you’ve only ever tasted supermarket versions, you’ll be blown away by the difference between that and the proper homemade stuff. Join us on this Marmalade Making Course with expert Vivien Lloyd, winner of multiple high-profile awards for her marmalade recipes. Skills • Shredding peel • Simmering and boiling ingredients • Selecting the best Seville oranges • Testing for pectin • Identifying setting point • Selecting…

Course date: 26th January 2020

Price per person: £150

1 day - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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February 2020

Vale-House-Kitchen-Marmalade-Making-Course-jars

Marmalade Making Course

There’s nothing quite like hot buttered toast topped with gorgeously tangy marmalade – and if you’ve only ever tasted supermarket versions, you’ll be blown away by the difference between that and the proper homemade stuff. Join us on this Marmalade Making Course with expert Vivien Lloyd, winner of multiple high-profile awards for her marmalade recipes. Skills • Shredding peel • Simmering and boiling ingredients • Selecting the best Seville oranges • Testing for pectin • Identifying setting point • Selecting…

Course date: 15th February 2020

Price per person: £150

1 day - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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June 2020

Vale-House-Kitchen-Summer-Jams-Course

Summer Jams, Jellies and Cordials Course

Join us for this lovely Summer Jams, Jellies and Cordials course that focuses on traditional methods of preserving the season’s best soft fruits. You’ll learn how to make the most of their gorgeous flavours with classic jams, jellies and cordials that’ll preserve a taste of the sunshine well into the autumn and winter (provided you can resist them that long). Skills • Preparing ingredients • Simmering and boiling ingredients • Potting jam and jelly and safe storage • How to…

Course date: 27th June 2020

Price per person: £150

1 day - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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November 2020

Vale-House-Kitchen-Edible-Gifts-Course

Edible Gifts Course

The perfect way to get into the Christmas spirit – join us for a lovely cosy day in the Vale House Kitchen classroom, making delicious seasonal delights for your friends and family. On this Edible Gifts Course you'll go home with some fabulous ready-made gifts and plenty of recipe ideas and inspiration! Skills • Baking biscuits and pies • Bottling and storing liqueurs • Packaging gifts • Potting preserves and safe storage • Preparing ingredients • Selecting and safe use…

Course date: 21st November 2020

Price per person: £175

1 day - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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January 2021

Vale-House-Kitchen-Marmalade-Making-Course-jars

Marmalade Making Course

There’s nothing quite like hot buttered toast topped with gorgeously tangy marmalade – and if you’ve only ever tasted supermarket versions, you’ll be blown away by the difference between that and the proper homemade stuff. Join us on this Marmalade Making Course with expert Vivien Lloyd, winner of multiple high-profile awards for her marmalade recipes. Skills • Shredding peel • Simmering and boiling ingredients • Selecting the best Seville oranges • Testing for pectin • Identifying setting point • Selecting…

Course date: 30th January 2021

Price per person: £175

1 day - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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February 2021

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Virtual Marmalade

There’s nothing quite like hot buttered toast topped with gorgeously tangy marmalade, especially if you've made it yourself. This Virtual Marmalade Course will take place over two one hour sessions on consecutive days. Vale House Kitchen Founder Bod Griffiths will firstly show you how to set up your equipment and then prep your fruit so that you have exactly the right ingredients in the pan. This session will cover how to juice the fruit properly, prepping your muslin bag and…

Course dates: 15th February 2021 - 16th February 2021

Price per person: £25

Half Day - 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

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