If you would like to learn a particular baking, chocolate or traditional sweets making skills, you might prefer to book an individual lesson. 

You are also welcome to purchase private baking lessons as a gift and you'll receive a Gift Voucher which is valid for 12 months.

For some types of private lessons, such as bread or cake baking, I can also come to you, so that you can work in the comfort of your own kitchen. 

For more complex baking and chocolate work, it is preferable for you to come to our venue, as our kitchen has the right equipment, temperature and facilities for you to have everything at hand and make the best use of the day. 

Each session will be completely led by you and what you would like to learn. Please contact me to discuss your requirements.

I can also travel to your location - I can run baking lessons in London, South East London, (Bexley, Sidcup, Bromley, Greenwich, Bexleyheath), Kent (Sevenoaks, Tunbridge Wells), East Sussex and Essex. 

There might be an additional charge to cover milleage depending on your location.

I'm happy to share my knowledge and skills with you and look forward to meeting you at some point in the future!


all the details

private lessons cost

As a guide, prices including basic ingredients, recipes and refreshments, start from £295.

Private lessons are usually run during week days, but some weekends are also available. Final cost depends on the content, research or recipe testing and ingredients required for your lesson. 

Lessons usually run from 10-4pm. The final quoted price will include all ingredients, materials and refreshments when you come to our venue.

how to book

Simply e-mail us here   to discuss your requirements and will arrange mutualy suitable date and time for your private lesson.

Your private cooking lesson is completely tailor made - you decide what you'd like to learn and how. All our private lessons are 'hands on' with plenty of practical demonstrations from your tutor - Magdalena Marsden

Payment is via bank transfer or card payment and payment is required to secure your booking.

what can you learn

chocolate lesson

Chocolate Tempering

Moulding chocolates, 3D chocolates

Chocolate flavouring & colouring

Working with professional equipment

Chocolate truffles, bars, lollipops

Chocolate pralines

Chocolate flowers

baking lessons

Basic cake baking

Cake decorating


Novelty Cakes


Cake Pops


bread baking lessons

Basic kneading, shaping & baking

Advanced shaping, cutting techniques

Different types of bread - from simple to more complex

Sourdough bread baking

Enriched dough - sweet bread baking

Healthy bread baking