Knife Skills Class

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About the workshop:

Whether you want to know how to hold a knife, or you want to perfect your technique and learn new cooking tricks, the Knife Skills Class is going to be very instructive and fun!

This knife skills class will teach you about knife sharpening and how to look after your blades of the most used knives, how to hold them, what they are used for and how to use them effectively in order to beautifully chop/slice/puree/julienne/dice/chiffonade/brunoise your ingredients.

You will start with a demonstration and will then get a lot of practice while making the below menu. We have chosen a menu that entails different knife skills in order for you to get a lot of practice.

After mastering the art you will get to sit down and before eating your delicious AND beautiful food you will get to admire your art work!


Knife Skills Class Menu

  • Caramelised Onion and Rosemary Focaccia
  • Minestrone with Croutons
  • Ratatouille with Sea Bass and Tomato Coulis
  • Tarte Tartin with Ginger and Pecan Nuts

Vegetarian options available on request



Learn more about Diana Horsford, founder of The Avenue Cookery School:

“I think cooking is about confidence, it isn’t actually difficult, but you need to dare try different things and not to be afraid of failures. When something goes wrong, I tell my students it is fantastic, because then you can figure out how to correct it. When dishes turn out to be disasters in my kitchen, I don’t mind at all, I actually quite like it so I can show them how to turn it into something else.”



October 11 2017


Date: October 11
Time: 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost: £80
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The Avenue Cookery School

3 Enterprise Way, Wandsworth
London, SW18 1FZ United Kingdom



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Sophie Horsford
Phone: +44 7958 171787
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