Cooking for Beginners (4 week course)

Cooking Evening 4 week course Tuesdays from 4 June – 25 June, 6pm – 8.30pm

If you love food and would like to learn or improve your skills, this 4-week course will have you cooking with success to impress your family and friends. Over 4 weeks we will introduce you to some easy to follow recipes that will include:

– Week 1: Pasta and rice dishes: Bolognese sauce and Chilli Con Carne

– Week 2: Summer cooking: simple salads, sides and making the most of summer’s abundance

– Week 3: A Sunday Roast with all the trimmings

– Week 4: Puddings: fruit crumble and a chocolate dessert

Basic skills and methods covered include:

– Knife skills

– Following a recipe

– Weighing ingredients

– Hob and oven cooking – boiling, sautéing, frying, simmering, stewing.

– Roasting

– Baking

There is no better way to learn to cook than to give it a try, and this informal course will let you have some fun while you are doing it. The will be led by experienced cooks from the Greener Kirkcaldy and some guest chefs. All equipment will be supplied but we ask you to bring containers so you can bring your food home to share.

If you have any particular dietary requirements, please let us know at time of booking.

There is disabled parking on site and The Lang Spoon Community Kitchen is wheelchair and mobility friendly.

Booking information

Booking is required as spaces are limited.

Full price: £60

Greener Kirkcaldy members/volunteers: £54

Concessions*: £48

*Students (full time), Senior Citizens (65+), eligible benefits (Income Support, Working Tax Credit, Income based Jobseeker’s Allowance, Income based Employment and Support Allowance, Housing Benefit and Universal Credit). Proof of eligibility may be requested when booking, or on arrival at event.

If you wish to book using a Greener Kirkcaldy Gift Voucher, please call us on 01592 858458.

If you have any problems booking, or any questions, please phone 01592 858458 or email

Tagged: Food | Leisure courses

Published by: Greener Kirkcaldy

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Charge Description Cost
Full Price (Concessions available) £60.00