The Cookery School at The Grand, York is the perfect setting for corporate groups or friends & families. The experience brings a dynamic, interactive element to any event.
Alongside the state-of-the-art kitchen with sixteen work stations, The Cookery School also boasts a large, modern meeting space, which is ideal for meetings and conferences as well as all manner of events, activations, celebrations and receptions.
If you’re planning an event in the main hotel, a Cookery School experience could be a unique, immersive addition to your conference – giving your attendees an opportunity to relax, engage and get to know one another.
Our Head Chef Tutor will demonstrate to your delegates, via zoom, how to produce a chosen menu. With coaching and step-by-step guidance and encouragement throughout the class, your delegates will feel confident to get involved and showcase their new skills and their final product. A professional production team are available throughout the event to ensure that guests can experience the class in the best way possible, showcasing the tutelage from a variety of camera angles with visual prompts and timely instructions.
A shopping list will be sent out to the organiser three weeks prior to the class, alternatively we can provide a refrigerated product delivery to your guests to make the whole process seamless.
Are you celebrating a birthday, engagement or anniversary? If so, one of our private classes may perfect.
Whether you’re looking for a quick express class, a half-day session or even a full-day experience, we have over 40 classes for you to choose from. Decorate the school with your celebratory props and get ready to cook up a storm!
Full Kitchen Hire is also available.
Alongside our private classes, our expert team have carefully crafted different team building packages to suit the requiements of any event. Alternatively, our team can work with you to create a completely bespoke experience for your group.
Perhaps you would like to incorporate your own products, choose dishes to suit your themes and focuses, create a challenge to motivate your employees.
From our Ready, Steady, Bake class where teams work in pairs to create a baking masterpiece to our Street Food Challenge and Kitchen Team Challenge where guests create menus based on their chosen cuisine to our Cocktails and Canapes class, there is something for everyone.
Our venue has an adjoining unique and innovative meeting space, perfect if you are looking to extend your day with us at The Cookery School.