Caribbean Cookery

This course will guide you to produce a variety of delicious Caribbean dishes suitable for starters, main course, and desserts. You will gain confidence to make these mouth-watering dishes outside the teaching kitchen for friends and family, to entertain or create your own business.

Course Content

You will learn to make a variety of delicious Caribbean dishes using meat, fish, vegetable, and sweet recipes.
The course will cover different methods of cooking, and will include poaching, grilling, sauteing, and baking. You will learn about the oven temperatures and timing when baking to get the best results. You will learn decorating and presentation skills suitable for your dishes. You will learn about the tasty spices used to create the authentic Caribbean flavours and the end of the course, you will be making your own Caribbean cocktails. You will learn some basic hygiene and health and safety principles.

You will need to purchase the ingredients for each session (except the first session) and bring an apron, tea towel and container/s to take the food home. For some of the dishes you may need to bring appropriate pans or dishes in which to cook them, as advised by the tutor.

Entry Requirements

This course is for anyone with an interest in learning or perfecting their list of Caribbean recipes and suitable for beginners to intermediate level. You will need to be able to follow the recipe sheets in class. You will have an Individual learning plan to record your progress and the tutor will give you a feedback on your progress. You will be taught by clear demonstrations in the group and one to one teaching, to ensure your success.

First Class Requirements

How to Enrol

If you are booking and paying for the course yourself
you can enrol directly online or in person.

Attendance Requirements

How to Pay for Your Course

Assessment Methods

You do not have to bring anything to the first class. There will be a demonstration by the tutor and a tasting session. If you wish to make notes, you could bring a notepad and pen. You will be advised on what to bring to class at least a week before, for the duration of the course.