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Food and Drink Event, Wed 13 May 2020, £65

Leeds Cookery School

Leeds Cookery School


Join our expert chefs and create two delicious sponge cakes, recipes that should be in everyone’s repertoire. The perfect afternoon dishes, or for that special treat!

Techniques you will learn:

Learn how to create a light soft textured Genoise sponge, cooking eggs to a sabayon and learning the correct techniques of folding flour.
Lining the sponge tins and cooking temperatures. How to carefully remove the sponge and filling the sponge with jam and cream.
Creaming and mixing the ingredients for a Victoria Sandwich. Lining a sponge tin, cooking temperatures and how to decorate your delicious sponge.


Full recipes, including ingredients list and method, are provided for you to take home to add to your repertoire so you can keep on cooking them time and time again:

Genoise Sponge with fruit compôte and vanilla cream
Victoria Sandwich with buttercream

What you can take home:

There is a tasting session after each class where you have the chance to sample the tutor’s version of each dish.

Please note that you you will need to bring a couple of sizeable (minimum 1L) food storage containers to take your food home in, we will provide all other equipment and ingredients.

Tea and coffee are provided throughout on all of our classes.

Disabled access

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 13 May 2020 12:00 to 14:30


The Old Fire Station,
Gipton Approach,



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Map reference: SE 334341  Lat: 53.80258 Long: -1.49395

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Parking: free

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Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesDesignated parking provided for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • Surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance is:
    • YesSolid ie tarmac / concrete etc
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • Route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesFlat (ie without steps)


  • YesEntrance is well lit