Connect Through Cookery: Outdoor Retreat - postponed until further notice

With Jacqueline Wise, Private Chef and Passionate Foodie

Alfold, near Cranleigh, Surrey


Learn and share delicious gourmet recipes that focus on using local, foraged and seasonal ingredients which are minimally-processed. Enjoy communal cooking over an open fire in a beautiful bluebell woodland, with fellow foodies. We believe good food brings people together and makes us happier


Love good food and need to de-stress? Join us!



12 Noon

Welcome, introduction to connecting through cookery, the science and theory behind the practice, understanding your body's stress response and using cookery to help relax

Includes recipe journal for each participant, tea, coffee & homemade treats


The ‘chocolate button experiment,’ in the meadow - A mindfulness exercise


Fire cookery tutorial: the basics


Hands on group cookery class and meal to include delicious local, seasonal, foraged foods and complimentary wine


Sample Menu
Flatbreads with a selection of spices and herbs, dukka, dips & oils

Grass-fed flat iron style steak

Hot smoked south coast catch of the day

Organic halloumi fritters
Wild garlic mayonnaise
Balsamic potato skewers with truffle oil and locally made Parmesan
Charred seasonal veg & wild greens salad
Flambe strawberry and apple with brandy
Whipped elderflower cream, salted caramel sauce & ginger biscuit crumb

All dietary requirements can be catered for, as long as we are notified in advance.



Wild tea and locally roasted coffee around the camp fire

Talk: Sharing food stories, bring people together through the ‘breaking of bread’


Price: £75pp

Please bring: Sensible outdoor footwear, warm clothes and an apron


Based in rural Sussex village Ardingly, surrounded by fantastic local produce, Jacqueline Wise Chef's offers Private Dining and Cookery Lessons, and runs Workshops and Pop up Restaurants across West Sussex, East Sussex, Surrey, Kent and London

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Tel: 01444 891578

A creative and experienced Cordon Bleu Chef trained at Tante Marie Culinary Academy, Jacqueline has worked at Buckingham Palace, The Ritz and Michelin Star restaurants


Jacqueline has been on the Radio and Television sharing her knowledge and reached the semi finals of Young Chef of the Year competition. She won TV Cookery Show 'Win it Cook it' on Channel 4, and also appeared on Masterchef The Professionals.

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