Welcome to Courses for Cooks

Courses for Cooks is owned and run by Jenny Thomson.  A cook and chef for over 25 years, Jenny trained at the renowned Leiths School of Food and Wine, London.  She practiced her art working as a private cook in Scotland, France, Canada and The United States, coming back to Scotland to work as a chef in St Andrews.


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Thank you for a great day today Jenny, the girls & I really enjoyed it, not too much or too tiring, just ideal!! X

Donna, Taste of the Middle East

Well done to all who attended, good day!

Peter, Knife Skills

Great day, time flew by, entertaining.

Frances, Bespoke Team Building

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Fabulous Fennel An ancient plant used for it's herb, vegetable and seed. The herb fennel is part of the carrot family. Herb fennel originated in the Mediterranean, but is easy to grow in most

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