• You’ve seen him on Masterchef, you’ve marveled at his cakes and now Cake Boi is back to teach you to create his Nan’s Victoria Sponge at the Essential Ingredient Newcastle! From 10:00am – 12:30pm on Saturday 7th November, Reece Hignell himself is leading a cooking class to teach you how to re-create his Nan’s treasured…

  • This school holidays we are going to teach your kids how to make and bake delicious cupcakes! In this 2-hour, hands-on class from 2:00pm – 4:00pm on Thursday 8th October, your kids will learn how to make and decorate cupcakes using our incredible collection of Candy Shop-style decorations. Your kids will learn to make… Vanilla…

  • This school holidays we are going to teach your kids how to make and bake delicious cupcakes! In this 2-hour, hands-on class from 10:00am – 12:00pm on Thursday 8th October, your kids will learn how to make and decorate cupcakes using our incredible collection of Candy Shop-style decorations. Your kids will learn to make… Vanilla…

  • On Thursday 1st October we are taking a trip to South East Asian and exploring the fresh and vibrant flavours of Vietnam, in this kids cooking class at the Essential Ingredient Newcastle! In this 2-hour, hands-on class your kids will learn how to julienne vegetables and how to use fresh rice paper wrappers. They will…

  • On Thursday 1st October we are taking a trip to South East Asian and exploring the fresh and vibrant flavours of Vietnam, in this kids cooking class at the Essential Ingredient Newcastle! In this 2-hour, hands-on class your kids will learn how to julienne vegetables and how to use fresh rice paper wrappers. They will…

  • From 2:00pm – 4:00pm on Tuesday 6th October we are taking a trip to Italy in our kids cooking class of the same name. In this 2-hour, hands-on cooking class we will explore flavours of the Italian cuisine and learn how to make two styles of fresh pasta as well as two delicious, iconic sauces….

  • From 10:00am – 12:00pm on Tuesday 6th October we are taking a trip to Italy in our kids cooking class of the same name. In this 2-hour, hands-on cooking class we will explore flavours of the Italian cuisine and learn how to make two styles of fresh pasta as well as two delicious, iconic sauces….

  • Learn the art of ‘pasta a mano’ with Chef Mario Cambise and how to pair it with seasonally-driven sauces that compliment each shape and style. Join Italian chef and artisan pasta maker Mario for this enlightening and delicious cooking class where you will learn how to make handmade pasta, paired with fresh, vibrant sauces. Mario…

  • You asked and we delivered – due to popular demand, we have created another dumpling cooking class in the afternoon on Saturday 29th September! Picture this: It’s been a long day, then you get to your fridge, and the day gets longer… The chances of getting something nourishing and tasty up for dinner looks farther and…

  • You’ve experienced the flavour explosion of South Indian Vegetarian, now welcome to the next level of  nirvana – South Indian Vegan! After you’ve done it there will be no excuse not to eat vegan or vegetarian fare. Even the most shameless meatheads cannot escape the pure rapture of Sue Kumar’s traditional vegan curries and accompaniments. …

  • As the great writer Cervantes said – “All sorrows are less with bread! Join our next sourdough baking class with pastry chef Kelly Syms, on Thursday 10th September. Come and learn how to cultivate (and name) your own sourdough starter, mix doughs by hand, scale and shape loaves then bake them in your home oven…

  • You’ve seen him on Masterchef, you’ve marveled at his cakes and now Cake Boi is back to teach you how to create his signature tart at the Essential Ingredient Newcastle! From 2:00pm – 4:30pm on Saturday 5th September, Reece Hignell himself is leading a cooking class to teach you how to re-create his signature tart….