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Cookery

Cookery School

Learn by experience! The Waring House recreational cooking classes are suitable for all levels of cooking expertise.  You are invited to expand your culinary repertoire, and learn new skills and chef techniques.

Each class features a particular culinary subject, food type, region, ingredient or theme.  Many of our classes feature fresh, local ingredients — some picked that day at farms just down the road from the cookery school, or from our own Waring House garden.

Please look below to see our upcoming classes.

Wednesday & Thursday classes ($95 plus gratuities, plus taxes) feature a sit-down dinner and wine, while Sunday classes ($75 plus gratuities, plus taxes) focus on the lighter side, such as hors d’oeuvres, or quick and easy meals. To reserve a spot in a scheduled class, contact our front desk at 613-476-7492 or 800-621-4956 or email reservations@waringhouse.com.

Coming from out of town? We have great cookery school packages that include accommodation and dining.

Cookery classes can be a great team building exercise or a way to spend some time with a group of friends, relatives or business associates. We offer private classes for groups of 6 or more. For information on booking a private cooking class for your group, email our sales office.

Upcoming Cookery Classes:

 

Wednesday October 2nd & Thursday October 3rd – Chef Lili Sullivan

Cooking with Local Cider and Beer

Start with a beer pickled shrimp cocktail, enjoy seasonal root vegetables, great homemade sausage and cider battered apple fritters – all made with great local brew or ciders

 

Sunday October 6th – Chef David Corea

Journey to The UAE 

With years of experience in international cuisine Chef David Corea will take you on a tour to enjoy lunch in a different part of the world every Sunday. This week David invites you to lunch in Dubai

 

Wednesday October 9th & Thursday October 10th – Chef Lili Sullivan

Full Flavours

Apple butter, roasted garlic, caramelized onion, cheddar and Cajun chicken paired with Huff Riesling

 

Wednesday October 16th & Thursday October 17th- Chef Lili Sullivan

French Seaside

Enjoy creating hearty favourites from the French seaside – crusty French bread with homemade tapenade and local goat cheese, bouillabaisse featuring Bay of Quinte Pickerel. Complete the meal with a classic crème caramel

 

Sunday October 20th – Chef David Corea

Journey to Japan 

 With years of experience in international cuisine Chef David Corea will take you on a tour to enjoy lunch in a different part of the world every Sunday. This week David invites you to lunch in Tokyo

 

Wednesday October 23rd & Thursday October 24th – Chef Lili Sullivan

Sunday Roast

Pork loin roasted to perfection is accompanied by locally grown potatoes, cauliflower with local cheese and squash “Lili’s Way”. Apple tart and local cheddar is the perfect fall dessert

 

Sunday October 27th – Chef David Corea

Journey to The Netherlands

With years of experience in international cuisine Chef David Corea will take you on a tour to enjoy lunch in a different part of the world every Sunday. This week David invites you to lunch in Amsterdam

 

Wednesday October 30th – Chef Lili Sullivan

French Canadian Fall Meal

Warm up with an amazing onion and gruyere soup followed by tourtiere with chili sauce and a green salad. Enjoy sugar tart for dessert – “tres bon”