Introduction to Vegetarian CookingIntroduction to Vegetarian Cooking

If you are new to vegetarianism or want to learn the basics from scratch, our two-day "Introduction to Vegetarian Cooking" weekend is just for you. It's packed with demonstrations and hands-on workshops. Also covered is how to live healthily on a vegetarian diet and menu planning exercises.

You will be introduced to a variety of ingredients and flavourings to show how to make vegetarian meals that are interesting, nutritious and of course delicious!

Get to grips with the essentials, such as making sauces and creating fabulous salads. Develop your confidence to adapt recipes to suit your own taste. Meet other aspiring veggie cooks and enjoy socialising as you eat what the group have cooked together in a mouth-watering buffet lunch.

Skill level: Beginner

9.15am - Registration and coffee:
9.30 am - Courses commences with demonstrations
11.00am - Coffee break
11.30am - Practical workshop commences
2.00pm - Buffet lunch
3.30pm - Break
3.30pm - Second workshop
6.00pm - Evening meal
7.00pm - Course closure for day 1

9.00am - Refreshments on arrival
9.30 am - Courses commences with demonstrations
11.00am - Coffee break
11.30am - Practical workshop commences
2.00pm - Buffet lunch
3.00pm - Certificates and course closure

Please note accommodation is not provided as part of this course. A list of nearby hotels you can stay at is available here.

Some Comments from Our Previous Students:
Pat from Wellesbourne, "I was lucky to be part of such a super group. Our tutor was wonderful. Thanks you to all the rest of the hardworking staff too."

Susan from Macclesfield, "I spent a fab day yesterday cooking at the school. Lovely group of people and our tutor made it an informative and relaxed experience. I loved every minute of it and we got to eat everything we made!

Jano from Ludlow, "This has been a brilliant weekend. I've really enjoyed myself. The variety of dishes has been inspiring and the tutor's willingness to answer our variety of questions has been very helpful."

Julie from Widnes, "A brilliant 2 days, excellently delivered. Now, can't wait to come to some more courses. Very good value for money too."

Jacquie from Jersey, "Lovely course, thoroughly enjoyed it. Jane, our tutor, was friendly and helpful and a mine of information. Would love to do more courses."
Sat 25 Oct to Sun 26 Oct 2014
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Sat 10 Jan to Sun 11 Jan 2015
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Sat 07 Mar to Sun 08 Mar 2015
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DISCLAIMER – Please note that due to student numbers, seasonal availability of ingredients or other factors outside of our control some dishes mentioned in our course descriptions may not be made on the day.

PLEASE NOTE: The Vegetarian Society does not process payments by email. Please do NOT send your credit or debit card details in an email; secure online payment may be made online via this website.

For vegetarian/vegan students under the age of 25 bursaries towards the costs of our courses may be available. Follow this link for more details.
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