FISH COOKERY SCHOOLS FROM £95 PER PERSON
Come and join the Cornish Fishmonger and development chef Simon Stallard for a day's fish cookery school in Cornwall. Learn all about fish and how to cook fish for all occasions. Courses are centered around a small group of students starting at 10am and finishing by 3pm.
FISH PREPARATION - SOME OF THE SUBJECTS COVERED
Rob will share his knowledge and experiences gained over 25 years of working with fishing boats and fish. Topics will include the following and many other useful tips and skills of the trade:
Over 30 different species of fish and shellfish are landed to Cornish fish markets on most days; see for yourself what the fish look like.
Quality and freshness
Learn about how to judge really fresh fish, see the tell tale signs of quality and what to look for in old fish.
Listen to advice on how to look after fish and seafood in your home; learn how to keep fish fresh for many days.
Watch professional filleting staff prepare all types of fish... have a go yourself if you wish?
The secrets of how to buy seafood
Rob will teach you what to look for and what to ask for when buying fish from other sources and also many other tips to ensure freshness.
See Lobsters and Crabs in our salt water tanks, learn about shellfish purification and how to store and prepare them.
See how the professionals cure their fish to age old secret recipes.
FISH COOKERY SCHOOL - UNCOVER THE HIDDEN SECRETS OF FISH COOKERY
Join professional development chef Simon in our demonstration kitchen; learn the tips of the trade and how to prepare fish for a simple supper or for an important dinner party. Topics will include the following:
Watch how the professional chef portions and prepares his fish for cooking.
Less is more in fish cookery, taste how good fish can taste when cooked simply and to perfection.
Chef will cook quick healthy tasty fish dishes, ideal for a mid week evening meal.
Learn how to prepare great seafood for that important dinner party or occasion.