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Jean-Christophe Novelli courses

Jean-Christophe Novelli courses

All of my courses have been designed to be attractive to a vast range of people or organisations and hopefully you will find one or more to suit your taste.

These will include Master-classes, Tasting and Demonstrations and my new Chef’s Table.

Master-Classes – "Hands - On"

Restricted to a maximum of 6 people to guarantee my utmost attention, this is probably one of the best cooking days you will hopefully ever experience. With a pre-organised theme, you will have the chance to have a “hands-on” experience and a chance to recreate some of my favourite dishes which will definitely leave you with the knowledge to impress anyone around you.

Tasting and Demonstrations Days – "Demonstration Only"

These are probably the best introduction days into my cooking world. Most people will start with one or more of these themed days and progress to the Master-classes. Everyone who has been on my day will know that I aim to impress and strict time schedules don’t exist.

Everyone gets a chance to see me cook my favourite dishes, I give away handy tips and answer as many gastronomic questions that I can whilst hopefully giving you enjoyment at the same time.

Chef’s Table (New Course)-

If you are looking to entertain your friends and impress, this is a newly re-vamped concept to the Academy. You can book me to cook a personally designed menu for you and your friends, produced when you arrive at my farm. This is a multi-course meal that can be designed with my team in advance or left to “pot-luck” and I get to cook what I feel like on the day, obviously accompanied by the best suiting wines.

This may not be a budget option but it is guaranteed to impress you, your friends and possibly your clients.

Hands on courses

  • "Masterclass" - Including SUNDAY bookings

    from £695.00

    This the ultimate hands-on opportunity for budding Chefs and food lovers alike to spend the day with Jean-Christophe at his Academy, creating some of his favourite seasonal dishes in a healthy concious manner whilst learning all of his handy tips as... (more)

    "Masterclass" - Including SUNDAY bookings
  • ''Simply Novelli'' Course

    from £350.00

    Jean-Christophe Novelli invites you into his home and cooking academy to enjoy some of his wonderful recipes from his new recipe book 'Simply Novelli'. Jean-Christophe will show how with specific techniques you can cook without the need for... (more)

    ''Simply Novelli'' Course
  • *NEW* - Jean-Christophe's Pleasures from Land and Sea

    This is a **NEW** one day course hosted and designed by Jean Christophe himself to allow the participants to experience some of his favourite dishes created over the last 30+ years. Whether it is fish, meat or vegetables, Jean Christophe will... (more)

    *NEW* - Jean-Christophe's Pleasures from Land and Sea
  • *NEW*- Anniversary Masterclass - Celebrating the Best Dishes of Last 10 Years

    To celebrate his **10th Anniversary** of the opening of the Novelli Academy, Jean-Christophe has created a one day hands on Masterclass which he is sure will impress both new visitors as well as our regular guests. During the non-stop day of... (more)

    *NEW*- Anniversary Masterclass - Celebrating the Best Dishes of Last 10 Years
  • Beside the Seaside, Beside the Sea

    from £350.00

    Fish and seafood is such an important natural resource but yet for an island surrounded by sea and such an abundance of fresh water, sustainable fish is one of those items that is not used enough, mainly due to lack of knowledge and inspiration on... (more)

    Beside the Seaside, Beside the Sea
  • French Classics with a Twist!

    Jean-Christophe personally invites you to join him for a Hands-on experience to sample some of the famous French classical dishes but created with a "twist". The twist being a substitution for the normal rich ingredients to healthier options... (more)

    French Classics with a Twist!
  • French Patisserie & Desserts

    from £350.00

    Every sweet lovers dream – take away with you the skill of a French patisserie from an award winning master, and you will never look back. Jean-Christophe welcomes you into his magical patisserie world which launched him into the culinary... (more)

    French Patisserie & Desserts
  • The Perfect Sunday Lunch - Fuss Free

    This is a one day hands-on course hosted by Jean-Christophe, where he tries to inspire families to cook and sit together on a Sunday (or any other day of the week), bringing back the traditional family atmosphere without having to spend all day in... (more)

    The Perfect Sunday Lunch - Fuss Free


  • "NEW" Mini Taster Course - Morning

    To celebrate 10 years of The Novelli Academy, we are offering a limited amount of places to enable people to sample a fun, special taster course hosted by Jean Christophe himself. Arrival at 10am and ending at 1pm, Jean Christophe will demonstrate... (more)

    "NEW" Mini Taster Course - Morning