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12Dec

Christmas Rehearsal Dinner

19:00p.m. Thursday 12 December 2019 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

With Christmas a few weeks away, eliminate the panic of cooking for a crowd.  Spend the evening with us at the Cookery School, leaving calm and ready with your collection... Book Now

14Dec

Edible Gifts for Christmas workshop

10:00a.m. Saturday 14 December 2019 | €160 | PLACES AVAILABLE

Handmade Christmas gifts are the best kind, particularly when you can eat them!  Who can resist a homemade truffle, a buttery biscuit or other gourmet goodies when they... Book Now

19Dec

Christmas Rehearsal Dinner

19:00p.m. Thursday 19 December 2019 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

With Christmas a few weeks away, eliminate the panic of cooking for a crowd.  Spend the evening with us at the Cookery School, leaving calm and ready with your collection... Book Now

15Jan

Fear Free Fish Workshop

19:00p.m. Wednesday 15 January 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

This class is designed to demystify the cooking of fish and to prove wrong the theory out there that fish can be tricky and fiddly.  We will prove to the sceptics amongst... Book Now

16Jan

Winter curries

19:00p.m. Thursday 16 January 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

There is nothing more delicious or intensely satisfying on a cold evening than a flavourful warm bowl of curry.  Whether it’s a well seasoned Indian dahl, a chilli... Book Now

18Jan

Feast from the Sea

10:00a.m. Saturday 18 January 2020 | €195 | PLACES AVAILABLE

With the fishing village of Howth on our doorstep, we are spoilt for choice here at Howth Castle Cookery School.  Our fish classes are very popular and this full day... Book Now

22Jan

Healthy Wholefood Eating

19:00p.m. Wednesday 22 January 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

As the cold of January weather draws in, fuel your body with delicious whole food and health supportive dishes. Feed your body with natural immune boosting ingredients and... Book Now

23Jan

Mid-week vegetarian suppers

19:00p.m. Thursday 23 January 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

If you’re looking to update your vegetarian cooking and increase your vegetable intake be it for yourself or a family member, our mid week vegetarian evening... Book Now

25Jan

Intro to Breads Workshop

10:00a.m. Saturday 25 January 2020 | €145 | PLACES AVAILABLE

 Whether you are a complete novice, a brave intermediate or a bread obsessive, this class will help you move up a level in your breadmaking.  Our hands on expert... Book Now

29Jan

A Chinese Feast

19:00p.m. Wednesday 29 January 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

Chinese food is famous for its broad range of dishes, regions and specialities.  Its' flavour combinations are made up ingredients including a variety of... Book Now

30Jan

Gluten Free Food

19:00p.m. Thursday 30 January 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

Cutting out gluten from your diet should never mean losing out on creative flavour or exciting food. This class will show you how to put together delicious food that are wheat... Book Now

5Feb

Steak Night

19:00p.m. Wednesday 5 February 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

Love your steak? This is your class. Understand the cuts of beef, the make up and the structure of each type of steak. Complement your beef searing skills with the various... Book Now

6Feb

Time Short Cooking

19:00p.m. Thursday 6 February 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

Want to rustle up delicious easy food? One pot cooking, quick sharing platters and new ethnic inspired flavours and dishes – our chefs will guide you step by step through... Book Now

8Feb

Pasta, Gnocchi & Risotto Workshop

10:00a.m. Saturday 8 February 2020 | €195 | PLACES AVAILABLE

Immerse yourself in all things Italian for the day. Learn the tradition of pasta from scratch and the other two Italian Food institutions – Gnocchi and Risotto... Book Now

13Feb

Flavours of the Middle East

19:00p.m. Thursday 13 February 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

Middle Eastern Food has come alive in recent years. With the likes of Yotam Ottolenghi on the food scene, ingredients such as pomegranate molasses, pickled lemons, saffron... Book Now

19Feb

Nutritious Family Food

19:00p.m. Wednesday 19 February 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

Sometimes as cooks we all need an alternative to Lasagne, Spag Bol and Mac ‘n cheese.  We get asked a lot here in the cookery school for quick and simple food that... Book Now

20Feb

Fish from the Irish Coastline

19:00p.m. Thursday 20 February 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

We are an island surrounded by some of the richest fishing waters in Europe and Howth ‘s fish shops provide access to some of the best and freshest fish in the... Book Now

26Feb

Cooking with teenagers

19:00p.m. Wednesday 26 February 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

This class is aimed at 14 – 18-year olds that want to gain independence and confidence in their cooking space.  We talk tips, kitchen equipment for starting off and... Book Now

27Feb

Contemporary Vegan Food

19:00p.m. Thursday 27 February 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

If you’re looking for plant-based inspiration in the kitchen, this hands-on workshop will teach you the techniques, tips and tricks for both the committed and... Book Now

29Feb

Feast from the Sea

10:00a.m. Saturday 29 February 2020 | €195 | PLACES AVAILABLE

With the fishing village of Howth on our doorstep, we are spoilt for choice here at Howth Castle Cookery School.  Our fish classes are very popular and this full day... Book Now

4Mar

Our Paris Kitchen

19:00p.m. Wednesday 4 March 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

The forever fashionable bistro fare of Paris has been immortalized by so many of the great French food writers, Elizabeth David, David Lebowitz and Rachel Khoo.  Come... Book Now

5Mar

Sharing Platters for family and friends

19:00p.m. Thursday 5 March 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

Want to rustle up delicious easy food? Having your extended family over for a weekend lunch? Our chefs will guide you through step by step to make cooking for groups in your... Book Now

7Mar

Cakes & Pastry Workshop

10:00a.m. Saturday 7 March 2020 | €195 | PLACES AVAILABLE

Interested in improving your pastry and baking skills? This class teaches students the fundamental pastry and baking techniques. We’ll look at shortcrust, choux, cakes... Book Now

11Mar

Vegetarian Indian Food

19:00p.m. Wednesday 11 March 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

Indian food by its nature is largely vegetarian. This class is designed to teach you to work comfortably with fragrant cumin, coriander, cloves and cinnamon.  Learn to... Book Now

12Mar

Gourmet Pizza workshop

19:00p.m. Thursday 12 March 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

Making and eating pizza is a fun and creative way to enjoy food with all the family.  Learn to make the crispiest base and the best tomato sauce to start you off properly... Book Now

18Mar

Sustainable Fish

19:00p.m. Wednesday 18 March 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

We all know that learning to cook and eat locally sourced, sustainable fish is a responsibility for us all.  Here in Howth we have such an abundance of delicious seafood... Book Now

19Mar

Japanese Ramen and Stirfries

19:00p.m. Thursday 19 March 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

Japanese Ramen and Miso Bars have become hugely popular of late due to the amazing simple, balanced and soothing qualities of Japanese food.   This class teaches you... Book Now

21Mar

Hope Brewery Tour & Beer Matching Class

10:00a.m. Saturday 21 March 2020 | €195 | PLACES AVAILABLE

We’ve paired up with Hope Beer, based in North Co. Dublin to bring you a day of new experiences and tastes, learning and fun.

After a 1-hour tour of the operation... Book Now

25Mar

Asian Curries

19:00p.m. Wednesday 25 March 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

Starting from scratch, learn about the primary ingredients of curry pastes and then learn to layer them depending on the spice blends, region and specialist ingredients... Book Now

26Mar

Quick Breads & Dips

19:00p.m. Thursday 26 March 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

Some feel bread is simply too time consuming or fickle.  This introduction to bread class will teach you some simple failsafe recipes  - a simple, nutritious brown... Book Now

28Mar

Dim Sum Workshop

10:00a.m. Saturday 28 March 2020 | €145 | PLACES AVAILABLE

Curious how those delicious dumplings you’ve had in Chinatown abroad or in your favourite Chinese restaurant taste so good? Our Dim Sum evening class will show you the... Book Now

1Apr

Spanish Food Evening

19:00p.m. Wednesday 1 April 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

This class is a treasure trove of both little known and classic dishes of Spain from the simple rustic tapas and delicately flavoured fish plates to the iconic dish of Spain... Book Now

2Apr

Simple Fish Suppers

19:00p.m. Thursday 2 April 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

We all know how tasty, healthy and quick fish is to prepare and eat, yet many of us hesitate buying it more regularly fearing getting it wrong.  This class is designed to... Book Now

4Apr

Fermented Food & Pickling Class

10:00a.m. Saturday 4 April 2020 | €195 | PLACES AVAILABLE

Fermentation and Pickling has become hugely popularized in recent years. Come and learn the latest techniques and let us walk you through the basics of how to create pickles... Book Now

8Apr

Vietnamese Kitchen

19:00p.m. Wednesday 8 April 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

Vietnamese food is considered one of the healthiest cuisines worldwide. Traditional Vietnamese cooking is widely regarded for its fresh ingredients, minimal use of oil and a... Book Now

9Apr

Sharing Platters for family and friends

19:00p.m. Thursday 9 April 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

Want to rustle up delicious easy food? Having your extended family over for a weekend lunch? Our chefs will guide you through step by step to make cooking for groups in your... Book Now

11Apr

Pasta, Gnocchi & Risotto Workshop

10:00a.m. Saturday 11 April 2020 | €145 | PLACES AVAILABLE

Immerse yourself in all things Italian for the day. Learn the tradition of pasta from scratch and the other two Italian Food institutions – Gnocchi and Risotto... Book Now

15Apr

An Indian Night Out

19:00p.m. Wednesday 15 April 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

The traditional food of India has been widely appreciated for its fabulous use of herbs and spices. The cooking style varies from region to region and is largely divided into... Book Now

16Apr

Healthy Wholefood Eating

19:00p.m. Thursday 16 April 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

As the cold of January weather draws in, fuel your body with delicious whole food and health supportive dishes. Feed your body with natural immune boosting ingredients and... Book Now

18Apr

Intro to Breads Workshop

10:00a.m. Saturday 18 April 2020 | €145 | PLACES AVAILABLE

 Whether you are a complete novice, a brave intermediate or a bread obsessive, this class will help you move up a level in your breadmaking.  Our hands on expert... Book Now

22Apr

Contemporary Vegan Food

19:00p.m. Wednesday 22 April 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

If you’re looking for plant-based inspiration in the kitchen, this hands-on workshop will teach you the techniques, tips and tricks for both the committed and... Book Now

23Apr

Thai Supper Club

19:00p.m. Thursday 23 April 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

Thai cuisine is clever combination of both Eastern and Western influences and is very distinct from its Chinese and Indian neighbours. It's combination of sour, sweet... Book Now

25Apr

Catch & Cook

10:00a.m. Saturday 25 April 2020 | €195 | PLACES AVAILABLE

This class starts out early with two hours of fishing out the back of Ireland’s Eye in Dublin Bay under the eye of our skipper, David Doyle.  Have fun doing your... Book Now

29Apr

Spring Salads & Healthy Suppers

19:00p.m. Wednesday 29 April 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

We all want to eat lighter and healthier as the summer approaches and occasionally we all need new recipes and techniques every so often to freshen up our food and put... Book Now

30Apr

DIY Sushi & Sashimi

19:00p.m. Thursday 30 April 2020 | €90 | PLACES AVAILABLE

Demystify the common misconception that making sushi is super complicated. We’ll show you how to create a pretty good Californian and Maki roll.  We’ll talk... Book Now