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Workshop Overview

If you would like to learn how to cook balanced nutritional dishes for one on a budget, come and join Mary Howells and Janet Williams for this exciting workshop. You will learn how to shop economically, how to plan a balanced meal as well as basic kitchen skills. You will make meals such as Chicken and Pea Pie, Prawn Laska and Shepard’s Pie Potatoes.  This fun packed workshop will also make a wonderful gift experience if you are looking to buy a present for someone special.

Craft a Bowl

What You Will Learn

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During this workshop, you will:

  • Use safe kitchen practice (Health & Safety; Food Safety);
  • Prepare and make a pasta dish;
  • Prepare and make a pastry dish;
  • Prepare and make a dish from jacket potatoes;
  • Discuss the importance of eating a balanced nutritional diet;
  • Discuss ways of shopping economically when cooking for one; and
  • Discuss safe storage of cooked foods.

What You Take Home

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You will make three dishes. One you will eat for your lunch and the other two, you will take home with you.

Important Details

The Rural Skills Centre will provide:

  • All ingredients to make your dishes will be provided;
  • Tea/Coffee and lots of cake;
  • You will make your own lunch during the workshop;
  • Parking;
  • Accessible facilities.
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  • Craft a Bowl
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Suitability

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This ‘Cooking for One on a Budget’ workshop is suitable anyone with an interest learning how to cook nutritional dishes for one. It is suitable for beginners as well as those who are learning to live independently..

Schedule

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Time Activity
10:00 Tea and biscuits on arrival, registration and welcome
10:15 Discussion on health and safety
10:30 Introduction to basic tools and machinery
10:45 Practice pieces
11:15 Tea and cake
11:30 Turning your wooden bowl
12:30 Finishing touches (e.g. oil, stain, wax)
13:00 Workshop finishes
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Tutors

This workshop is taught by professionally trained chef Mary Howells.

Mary Howells
Mary Howells