Online Baking Courses Just Don’t Cut It!

Instead of Online Baking Courses, rather Enjoy an Enriching Prue Leith Experience

online baking coursesInstead of online baking courses, we believe in teaching both the practical and theoretical components of baking from our world-class campus allowing for an immersive, real-world cooking experience. A quick search on our website can open a world of possibilities when it comes to baking courses. Our courses at Prue Leith Culinary Institute are available as both part-time and full-time options.

For those aspiring culinary artists, enrol for our full-time Professional Patisserie course and enter the professional realm as a qualified pastry chef. Unlike online baking courses, our options allow students to truly experience the dynamic of a professional kitchen environment by, among others, working with state-of-the-art equipment that they will use daily in their prospective jobs.

For those interested in expanding their baking skills to boast their prowess when hosting decadent high teas at home or festive Christmas parties, you can enjoy a range of short courses for an enriching day with friends in our kitchen.

Our Short Baking Courses

If you’ve dreamt of expanding your baking knowledge and want to master macaroons or revel in the world of tarts, our baking courses are a must. Let’s explore some of our short baking course offerings in greater detail below:

  • One-day Basic Baking Course: This course is a must for beginner bakers who want to expand their baking horizons and gain confidence in the kitchen. Students will learn about the science behind baking and different ingredients as they enjoy a demonstration and preparation of the following baked goods: Victoria sponge cake with a delicious buttercream frosting, carrot and olive oil cupcakes, strawberries and cream scones, and chocolate Swiss roll. This baking course will boost your baking abilities and allow you to dazzle your guests at your next tea party.
  • One-day Art of Tarts Course: During our Art of Tarts baking course, we’ll explore an array of tarts and learn how to make both modern and classic varieties. We’ll make both pastries and a selection of delicious sweet and savoury fillings, including fruit tarts, chocolate tart, classic bechamel-enriched savoury tarts, and crème patisserie. This is a superb baking course for both professionals and hobbyist chefs who want to expand their knowledge.
  • One-day Festive Christmas Baking and Decorating Course: The festive period is undoubtedly a time for friends and families to congregate around the table and break bread together. Our festive decorating course will focus on several Christmas classics, including fruit cake, mince pies, panettone, and stollen. Our Easter baking course is ideal for those looking to learn how to bake hot cross buns or simnel cake. Here we will teach students how to create and decorate biscuits, adding to the festive cheer.

Chat with the Culinary Team at Prue Leith Culinary Institute

If you are ready to bake your way to brilliance, try one of our renowned baking courses. While you can, of course, see what you can find in the realm of online baking courses, we believe that students deserve to experience the ambience of a premium kitchen and learn all about baking through practical application. For more information, give us a call at 012 654 5203 or visit one of our open days, where we invite you to our campus and answer any queries you may have. We can’t wait to bake with you!