Discover Food Around The World: British Cuisine - Taster

  • Day:Wednesday
  • Time:14:30 - 16:30
  • Duration:1 session
  • Location:Minehead Eye
  • Start:19/06/2024

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Course overview

Embark on a gastronomic adventure as we explore the rich and diverse culinary landscape of Britain.

During this workshop, you will have the opportunity to:

1. Dive into British Culinary Heritage: Delve into the history and evolution of British cuisine, from traditional favourites to modern innovations.

2. Learn Iconic British Recipes: From comforting classics like fish and chips to elegant afternoon tea delicacies, participants will learn how to prepare authentic British dishes with expert guidance.

3. Discover Regional Specialties: Explore the unique flavours and ingredients of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, uncovering regional specialties and culinary traditions along the way.

4. Appreciate British Food Culture: Gain insight into the cultural significance of food in British society, including its role in celebrations, holidays and everyday life.

This workshop is for food enthusiasts of all levels, whether you are a seasoned chef or an amateur cook looking to expand your culinary horizons.

Course assessment

There are no formal assessments for this course. The tutor will give regular feedback to help you improve.

Course progression

At the end of this workshop, if you’d like to continue with your learning in this subject, you’ll be able to progress onto our Starter Level workshop or course.

Our workshops and courses are designed to provide essential skills, develop confidence and resilience, improve your health & wellbeing, prepare you for further learning or employment, provide ways to learn with your family and build communities. We have a wide range of workshops and courses and you can explore more on our website. There’s something for everyone! 

Need to know…

Entry Requirements:

This workshop is suitable if you have no experience in this subject and want to discover if it’s for you.

Fee information:

If you are aged 19+ AND are unemployed AND receive a benefit / your annual income is less than £25,000 per year AND live in Somerset (not including Bath & North East Somerset) AND you have lived in the UK/EU for the last 3 years OR you have refugee status / right to remain. *Please note – proof of eligibility will be requested during the enrolment process.

If you are aged 19+ AND your annual income is over £25,000 and live in Somerset OR you live in Bath & North East Somerset OR you live anywhere else in the UK. Some Community partners may not be able to accommodate learners from outside Somerset. This will be highlighted during enrolment.

Our funding rules have changed – how this affects you…
You can only enrol on ONE free* workshop/course at each level, e.g. one Taster, one Starter… and so on. Our new levels are designed to encourage you to learn and progress in your chosen area of interest. If you enrol on multiple workshops/courses at the same level, we’ll contact you to discuss (as there are exceptions), or you’ll be given the opportunity to pay for your place, (costs are detailed on each course page).

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