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We are in the exciting process of developing a brand-new facility. During this time, we are unfortunately not teaching public classes.  Please do get in touch with any private or corporate enquiries as we may still be able to accommodate you. 

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Upcoming Events

  • Kids Halloween Class
    Kids Halloween Class
    Sat, 25 May
    The Yarrow Cookery School
    25 May 2024, 10:00 – 15:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    25 May 2024, 10:00 – 15:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    Get ready for a spooktacular time at Yarrow Cookery School's Halloween Cooking Class for kids aged 8 to 13!.This fun-filled class is perfect for young chefs who love Halloween and want to get creative in the kitchen. Learn to make pumpkin pasties and other ghoulishly delicious treats!
  • Beer and Bao Buns
    Beer and Bao Buns
    Multiple Dates
    Fri, 17 Jan
    The Yarrow Cookery School
    17 Jan 2025, 18:30 – 21:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    17 Jan 2025, 18:30 – 21:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    Learn the secrets to crafting fluffy, mouthwatering bao buns. From savory fillings to perfectly steamed buns, you'll master the art of bao. Join us and enjoy two free beers as you cook, sip, and socialize.
  • Into To Bread Making
    Into To Bread Making
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, 18 Jan
    The Yarrow Cookery School
    18 Jan 2025, 10:00 – 16:00
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    18 Jan 2025, 10:00 – 16:00
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    This hands-on session is designed for beginners and aspiring bakers eager to learn the basics of bread making. You'll explore fundamental techniques like kneading, proofing, and baking, and create a variety of classic breads.
  • Great British Pies
    Great British Pies
    Multiple Dates
    Sun, 19 Jan
    The Yarrow Cookery School
    19 Jan 2025, 10:00 – 14:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    19 Jan 2025, 10:00 – 14:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    Master the Art of the Perfect British Pie: A delectable journey into the classics!
  • Men's Knife Skills
    Men's Knife Skills
    Wed, 22 Jan
    The Yarrow Cookery School
    22 Jan 2025, 19:00 – 21:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    22 Jan 2025, 19:00 – 21:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    Sharpen your skills and boost your confidence in the kitchen with our Men's Knife Skills Class at Yarrow Cookery School. You'll learn to master different types of cuts and discover the best tools for each task.
  • Haggis Bon Bons and Whisky Tasting
    Haggis Bon Bons and Whisky Tasting
    Multiple Dates
    Thu, 23 Jan
    The Yarrow Cookery School
    23 Jan 2025, 18:30 – 21:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    23 Jan 2025, 18:30 – 21:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    This unique culinary experience celebrates Scotland's rich traditions with a modern twist.
  • East Lothian Field to Fork
    East Lothian Field to Fork
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, 25 Jan
    The Yarrow Cookery School
    25 Jan 2025, 10:00 – 14:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    25 Jan 2025, 10:00 – 14:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    Experience East Lothian's renowned local bounty with our Field to Fork Cookery Class. This hands-on culinary journey celebrates the freshest seasonal produce from nearby farmlands. You'll learn to create dishes that truly embody the field-to-fork philosophy.
  • Chinese Take Away
    Chinese Take Away
    Multiple Dates
    Fri, 31 Jan
    The Yarrow Cookery School
    31 Jan 2025, 18:30 – 21:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    31 Jan 2025, 18:30 – 21:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    Celebrate Chinese New Year with us and our Chinese Takeaway Class!
  • Tequila and Tacos
    Tequila and Tacos
    Multiple Dates
    Fri, 07 Feb
    The Yarrow Cookery School
    07 Feb 2025, 18:30 – 23 Apr 2025, 21:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    07 Feb 2025, 18:30 – 23 Apr 2025, 21:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    Get ready for a flavor-packed fiesta! Join us for a Tequila and Taco class, where you'll craft mouthwatering tacos and discover the art of tequila tasting. It's the perfect mix of culinary creativity and spirited fun—come hungry and leave happy!
  • Couples Valentines Cooking
    Couples Valentines Cooking
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, 08 Feb
    The Yarrow Cookery School
    08 Feb 2025, 10:00 – 14:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    08 Feb 2025, 10:00 – 14:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    Enjoy a romantic and fun-filled cooking experience designed for couples. Work side by side with your partner to create delicious dishes while sharing special moments together.
  •  Kids Cookery Week
     Kids Cookery Week
    Multiple Dates
    Mon, 10 Feb
    The Yarrow Cookery School
    10 Feb 2025, 10:00 – 14 Feb 2025, 15:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    10 Feb 2025, 10:00 – 14 Feb 2025, 15:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    Welcome to our Kids Cooking Week at The Yarrow Cookery School—an exciting culinary adventure designed especially for children aged 8 to 12 years old. Join us for a week of fun, creativity, and delicious food as we explore the world of cooking together!
  • Dim Sum and Bao Buns
    Dim Sum and Bao Buns
    Multiple Dates
    Sun, 23 Feb
    The Yarrow Cookery School
    23 Feb 2025, 10:00 – 14:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    23 Feb 2025, 10:00 – 14:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    This immersive experience is perfect for anyone who loves Chinese cuisine or wants to learn how to create these traditional steamed buns and dumplings from scratch
  • Pasta and Prosecco
    Pasta and Prosecco
    Multiple Dates
    Fri, 28 Feb
    The Yarrow Cookery School
    28 Feb 2025, 18:30 – 21:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    28 Feb 2025, 18:30 – 21:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    Welcome to our Pasta and Prosecco evening class! Enjoy a delightful evening of learning to make fresh pasta from scratch, all while sipping on sparkling prosecco.
  • Vietnamese Street Food
    Vietnamese Street Food
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, 01 Mar
    The Yarrow Cookery School
    01 Mar 2025, 10:00 – 14:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    01 Mar 2025, 10:00 – 14:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    In this hands-on session, you'll learn to make some of the most popular street food dishes from Vietnam's bustling markets and food stalls.
  • Thai Street Food
    Thai Street Food
    Multiple Dates
    Sun, 02 Mar
    The Yarrow Cookery School
    02 Mar 2025, 10:00 – 14:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    02 Mar 2025, 10:00 – 14:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    Embark on a culinary adventure through the vibrant world of Thai Street Food!
  • Brunch & Bond: A Mother's Day Cooking Experience
    Brunch & Bond: A Mother's Day Cooking Experience
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, 08 Mar
    The Yarrow Cookery School
    08 Mar 2025, 10:00 – 14:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    08 Mar 2025, 10:00 – 14:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    Treat your mum to an unforgettable day of cooking, laughter, and delicious food. Our Mother's Day Cookery Class is the perfect way to show your appreciation and create lasting memories.
  • Sri Lankan Spice: A Romantic Adventure
    Sri Lankan Spice: A Romantic Adventure
    Multiple Dates
    Fri, 14 Mar
    The Yarrow Cookery School
    14 Mar 2025, 18:45 – 22:00
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    14 Mar 2025, 18:45 – 22:00
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    Escape to the tropical flavors of Sri Lanka with our Date Night Cooking Class. This hands-on class is designed for couples seeking a unique and memorable evening. You and your partner will learn to create traditional Sri Lankan dishes from scratch, guided by our Richard.
  • Japanese Gyozas and Katsu Curry
    Japanese Gyozas and Katsu Curry
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, 15 Mar
    The Yarrow Cookery School
    15 Mar 2025, 10:00 – 14:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    15 Mar 2025, 10:00 – 14:30
    The Yarrow Cookery School, Longniddry EH32 0NZ, UK
    Get ready for a culinary journey to Japan with our "Japanese Gyozas and Katsu Curry" class at Yarrow Cookery School. This hands-on class invites you to explore two of Japan's most beloved dishes: delicate gyozas and savory katsu curry.
Cookery classes in Scotland

ADULT COOKERY CLASSES

 Public & private adult cookery classes offer an opportunity to gain inspiration in a relaxed kitchen envoronment, with your friends and family.

Kids Cookery Courses Scotland
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KIDS & STUDENT CLASSES

CORPORARE TEAMBUILDING 

Kids and teen classes offer a safe, fun space to develop key life skills. Our classes educate around the importance of using local produce and cooking from scratch.

We specialise in online and in person corporate experiences. We offer idyllic settings for away days in East Lothian and Edinburgh.

About
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ABOUT US

The Yarrow Cookery School is an innovative business founded by a husband and wife duo, Richard and Sophia Yarrow. They are both passionate about the positive role that food can play in education, sustainability and public health.

 

The ethos of the cookery school is to provide unforgettable cookery classes, in a relaxed, enjoyable space. 

Sophia manages everything online and behind the scenes for the school, while Richard leads the teaching arm of the school. The couple do this along side an outstanding team who are on hand to make your cookery class an experience to remember.  

This family founded school has quickly become one of Scotland's most exciting places to learn about cookery, whilst enjoying a fantastic day out in East Lothian and exploring the outstanding produce the area has to offer.
 

CLIENT REVIEWS

We had a fabulous day yesterday learning to cook. It was so nice to do something totally different, learn some new skills and get to eat the results!

Elaine Mcleod

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