Classic and Modern Tarts

Our full day classic and modern tarts masterclass is indispensable to give you the confidence and skills needed for your next family get-together dinner, entertaining friends or clients, or perhaps you just want to learn how to make and decorate some stunning tarts with ease.

We will teach you how to master 3 types of short pastry, sweet, savoury and Breton.  Having mastered each pastry, we will also make the fillings, a versatile crème patissière, make a seasonal quiche, learn how to finely slice fruit to decorate your tarts and make a frangipane filling. 

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What will the course provide?

You will also be making a classic tart au citron. You will gain the knowledge and confidence required to create and bake a selection of tarts and pastry such as:

  • Seasonal quiche
  • Tart au citron
  • Chocolate tart
  • Individual fruit tarts
  • Raspberry Breton

The Skills Covered

  • Essential classical and modern techniques for the preparation of a selection of different short pastry products
  • Professional tips in preparation and the baking process
  • Making different tarts and tartlets to take home
  • Presentation designs
  • Flavouring concepts

What is included?

  • Beverages and Home Farm House Cookies to begin the day
  • Hands-on practical bakery learning
  • Interactive demonstrations
  • Professional tuition and qualified advice
  • Full ingredients used and listed in your recipe packs
  • Full use of Hunters Academy of Food training kitchen
  • Relaxed, friendly atmosphere and lunch with wine
  • Recipe packs to take home
  • No baking experience is necessary; just enthusiasm and a willingness to work alongside other like-minded food lovers.
  • Refreshments will be available throughout the day.

What to wear: You will be in a professional cookery school environment so will need to wear comfortable clothes and preferably covered, closed toe shoes. Hunters Academy of Food makes a conscious effort to reduce waste and packaging, so we encourage you to bring your own containers to transport your baked goods home where possible. 

Are you looking to gift a class?

Our Gift Vouchers can be redeemed against any class at Hunters Academy of Food. You have the choice of sending your Gift Voucher immediately by email, or scheduling delivery for a later date.

Duration of the class:

9.30am – 4.30pm approx.

£210 per person. Price includes VAT

NOTE: Your course place is not secured until full payment has been received.

Wanting to learn more?

The next step could be our class on the Art of Classic Patisserie – Part 2.