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Italian – £180

June 11 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm inc.
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Enjoy learning and practising, under the experienced guidance of our chef tutors, the fundamentals of this beloved and celebrated cuisine. Join us to create these Italian classics from scratch, including pasta using our secret dough recipe.

Discover firsthand when it is important to use the right flour and how the fresh pasta dough should ‘feel’ during the various stages of production.  Try making authentic dough dumplings (Gnocchi), commonly used as a pasta replacement, first course or side dish.

Additionally, learn to stuff Tortellini, then hand-cut black Pappardelle ribbons and cook your creations perfectly, to name but a few skills.

Rolling pasta through a machine

Skills Covered

  • Fresh egg pasta dough (plus colour variations)
  • Recipe for ‘dough dumplings’ (Gnocchi)
  • Resting and rolling (thicknesses for different shapes)
  • Cutting and shaping (ribbon pasta and Tortellini)
  • Various fillings, sauces and garnishes
  • Cooking ‘al dente’
  • Selection of recipes for meat, fish and vegetarian
  • Italian style breads, cakes, biscuits and desserts

Typical recipes covered

  • Focaccia
  • Semolina Dough
  • Basic Pasta Dough
  • Black Pasta Dough
  • Gnocchi
  • Salsa Verde
  • Sage Beurre Noisette
  • Bunet

Filling fresh tortellini with piped filling

What’s Included

  • Beverages and biscuits from the bar
  • 75% hands-on practical cookery
  • Interactive demonstrations
  • Live feed TV screens to capture expert skills
  • Professional tuition and qualified advice
  • Sit-down lunches
  • Complimentary glass of wine (or non-alcoholic alternative)
  • Local Dorset ingredients
  • Use of WhitePepper training kitchen
  • No weighing up
  • No washing up
  • Recipe packs to take home

Person making fresh tortellini

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Details

Date:
June 11
Time:
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
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Organiser

WhitePepper Chef Academy
Phone:
+44 (0) 1202280050
Email:
info@white-pepper.co.uk

Venue

WhitePepper Chef Academy
Bere Farm, Wareham Road
Lytchett Matravers, Dorset, BH16 6ER United Kingdom
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Phone:
+44 (0) 1202 280 050