Ashburton Cookery School

Cook with us

The Ashburton Cookery School is one of the UK's top cookery schools offering inspirational cookery courses lead by professional chefs.

With over 40 cookery courses to choose from, designed to suit beginners as well as experienced home cooks we will teach you to cook with imagination, passion and enjoyment. If you want to take your cookery skills to the next level we have a cookery course for you.

Over 40 Cookery Courses

Whether you are a beginner, a keen home cook or want to train to become a chef, we have the course for you...

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Easy to find, but a world away

Located in beautiful Dartmoor, Ashburton is easy to reach, less than 1.5 hours drive from Bristol and just 3 hours by train from London...


Stay with us

Cookery School customers and their guests can enjoy our quality accommodation option at Ashburton Court...

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Meet our chef tutors

Train to be a chef at our Chefs Academy

The best seasonal, local, ethically produced ingredients

Give a tasteful gift

A Cook's Book

A life in food told in memoir and recipes written by cookery school founder Stella West-Harling is out in hardback now. Available to order online.

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Half-Day Cooking Classes

A great way to learn a new cookery skill for life.

Half-Day Courses
1-Day Cookery Courses

Learn to cook your favourite cuisine in one fun day.

1-Day Courses
Weekend Cookery Courses

Enjoyable cookery breaks with an accommodation option.

Weekend Courses
5-Day Cookery Holidays

Take your cookery to the next level on a week-long course.

5-Day Courses