Courses

Children’s Cookery Camps

Children’s Cookery Camps

We are running several holiday cookery camps for young people. Contact us on 01442 876259 or booking@how2boilwater.com for dates and further details. For more information visit cookerycamps.co.uk

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Teen Cuisine

Click here to learn more It’s cool to cook and there is nothing better than being able to cook your favourite foods. Learn how to make Blueberry Pancakes, Sticky Barbecue Ribs, The Best Burger ever plus wedges and coleslaw. Finish with a Malteser Chocolate Mousse and Fruity Kebabs. We welcome teenagers, aged 12 – 15years old to come along and prepare a delicious menu that they will want to try out at home. All ingredients and equipment are provided and everyone will receive a recipe booklet and chef’s hat to take home with them. Take part in our Taste Challenge...

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The Great Bake Off

Create delicious tea time treats that all the family will enjoy in our Great Berkhamsted Bake Off 2013! Our young cooks will learn the keys to successful baking as well as making apple and cinnamon puffs, white chocolate chip cookies, lemon drizzle cake and a host of cupcake creations. As you walk past the school the smell of baking will bring back fond memories! We welcome boys and girls, aged 8 – 12years old to come along and have some fun and leave will lots of treats to take home and impress the family. All ingredients and equipment are provided and everyone will receive a recipe...

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Cooking with Game

Cooking with Game

From the mighty venison to the tiny hare – and everything in between. Starting with a butchery demonstration, we’ll teach you how to cook game. Perfect for a stag weekend!!

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Moroccan Cookery

Moroccan Cookery

Enjoy some new recipes with a combination of sweet and savoury flavours using dried fruits and spices such as cinnamon and cumin. From tagines with chicken and preserved lemons or lamb with almonds & prunes to a selection of interesting salads.

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Italian

Italian

Say bye bye to Bolognaise – as we teach you some exciting pasta recipes that are quick, easy, and delicious for a midweek meal!

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Classy Cupcakes and Cookies

Classy Cupcakes and Cookies

From the sponge to the icing, we’ll teach you how to make afternoon treats as good as they look. Unleash your creative side – they might look too good to eat – but we promise no one will be able to resist!

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Childrens Birthdays

Childrens Birthdays

Our parties are great fun for all ages from 8 – 16 year olds and perfect for a Birthday celebration or School holiday treat. We provide all the ingredients and equipment for a ‘hands on’ cooking experience and our young cooks then enjoy eating their creations for lunch or tea! All our parties are for a minimum of 6 and up to a maximum of 12 people.  

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Simple Suppers

Simple Suppers

Sometimes, cooking every night can be a bit tedious! We’ll inspire you with some simple yet delicious summer supper ideas!

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Teenage Cookery Fun Day

Teenage Cookery Fun Day

Have a great day on one of our popular New Skills Workshops , which include ‘Learn to make Fresh Pasta’, ‘Roll your own Sushi’ or ‘Ciabatta Bread making’. It’s a great way to spend a day in the school holidays or to celebrate a birthday or even passing exams! Come and try our Cupcake Workshop, Bake Cookies and Sweet Treats or Learn how to make your own...

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Corporate Team Building

Corporate Team Building

Team building needn’t always be about rock climbing or building a raft to cross a raging river! Cooking can provide the perfect opportunity to help your team learn new skills and improve working relationships in a fun and engaging environment. Our experienced team will ensure that everyone leaves the event feeling involved and inspired – we’ve been told that our events have been the topic of conversation for weeks afterwards! If you’re looking for something competitive, why not try our ‘Apprentice’ style pasta challenge; where teams compete to create and design a new...

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Student Survival

Student Survival

Going off to university brings lots of challenges and the thought of self-catering can be quite frightening. There seems so much to remember, shopping, recipes, culinary terms, which knives to use, food hygiene etc. Prepare yourself for life’s next great adventure by joining our Student Survival Cookery Camp. It might even take your mind off the dreaded ‘results day’!   You will learn a host of new skills including: • Thrifty shopping • Knowing what culinary terms mean • Preparing & cooking food from scratch • How to use herbs & spices • Techniques of making...

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Indian Inspirations

Indian Inspirations

If you love a curry, you will love learning how to prepare and cook a variety of tasty curries and side dishes. The aroma of the spices will tickle your taste buds throughout the morning in anticipation of tasting your own cooked curry.

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Fresh Pasta Workshop

Fresh Pasta Workshop

There is something very satisfying when feeling the silky touch of your own fresh pasta dough. Turn it into Tagliatelle and ravioli and enjoy it with several simple but special sauces. A great experience for all ages. Ask about our Mother & Daughter sessions or Pasta Parties.

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Chocolate Making & Sweet Treats

Homemade Chocolate Truffles? Salted Caramels? Fresh Raspberry Marshmallows?  We’ll give you the secrets behind making these delicious treats at home. It’s easier than you think – though you might not want to tell your guests that!

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Sushi, Tempura & Japanese

Sushi, Tempura & Japanese

No it’s not all about raw fish! Learn a new skill, and be creative with a variety of different ingredients to make your own sushi.

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Our Courses

We run a wide range of one day cookery courses for a minimum of 4 people and maximum of 12 and are happy to discuss your particular requirements. One Day Courses Cost Between £95-£105 and generally run from 10am-3pm  

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Thai Cookery

Thai Cookery

This one day Thai cookery course will help you to appreciate the beautifully prepared fresh food that is an essential part of Thai cooking. Thai recipes incorporate the lovely fragrance of lemon grass and kaffir lime leaves with the piquancy of brilliant red chillies and the flavours of coconut milk and fresh coriander.

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Student Courses

Student Courses

Going off to university brings lots of challenges and the thought of self catering can be rather frightening. There seems so much to remember, shopping, recipes, culinary terms, which knives to use, food hygiene etc. We will give you an opportunity to cook simple, healthy and tasty dishes and come away with easy to use recipes and tips. Your confidence will grow with the knowledge that you can prepare quick and inexpensive meals.

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Group Taster Mornings

Group Taster Mornings

If you are looking for something a bit different to do as a group, perhaps of Mums, a charity committee, company department, etc; why not join us for a bit of team bonding! We do a variety of different ‘taster’ sessions which include Sushi & Tempura, Fresh Pasta, Super Salads, Soups & Bread, Cookies & Cakes and Christmas Canapes. The dates and times for these events are arranged to suit individual groups.

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