Taste of Italy
This stimulating cookery course is intended to develop your knowledge of Italian food.
You will develop your culinary flair and will complete the course using a variety of local products, spices and herbs to prepare and cook a selection of authentic Italian dishes. You will develop an understanding of how to prepare and cook foods using a variety of techniques in creating, balance, texture and taste.
From pizza to pasta and everything in between, if you love Italian food this course is for you. It is also the perfect gift for those who love Italian food!
When will I start the course and how long will it take?
The course will start on Tuesday 17th September 2019. You will attend College for one week, from 6.00pm - 9.00pm.
The course takes place at St Helens College, Town Centre Campus, St Helens, WA10 1PP.
What will I study?
This course will allow you to explore various ingredients and develop basic Italian cookery skills while encouraging you to develop your own creative culinary ideas
You will be presented with a range of recipes and some of the dishes may include:
- Osso Bucco alla Milanese
- Pasta con le Sarde
You will study alongside like-minded people in classes delivered by friendly supportive tutors.
How is it assessed?
There is no formal assessment.
You will be given feedback based on your progress with suggestions and guidance for areas for improvement.
As with all our leisure courses the main emphasis is to come and enjoy.
Do I need any previous qualifications to start this course?
There are no formal entry requirements, as with all of our leisure cookery courses, the main emphasis is to come along and enjoy. The course is suitable for all levels of ability.
You will need to wear strong, flat sensible shoes and bring along an apron and a tea towel.
Please bring along a container to take what you have made home with you.
What are the course fees?
The total cost of this course is £30. The course price is inclusive of all of the ingredients that you will need for each session. You can take home your creations to enjoy.
What can I go on to do once I have completed this course?
You may wish to progress on to our other Colours Cookery School courses or alternatively you may wish to pursue an accredited qualification in this subject which will allow you to practice your skills in the trade.