Europe Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

  • Announcement:
  • Recent Spam Attacks
    by mkataoka Fodor's Editor | Posted on Nov 28, 16 at 01:31 PM
View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 Dresden: How Many Nights?
  2. 2 Ireland in April-Day trips from Galway base
  3. 3 Honeymoon on a Budget
  4. 4 Urgent- Pleaseee HELP - Spain, Italy or France for Xmass and New years
  5. 5 Gorges du Tarn, accommodation & Activity recommendations
  6. 6 Interesting places to visit
  7. 7 Budapest in December 2017
  8. 8 4+ days in Lisbon over NYE, should we visit Sintra?
  9. 9 Mon Dieu! The Cops Are After Me
  10. 10 Petrol in Greece
  11. 11 Trip Report Six Nights (and days) in the Marais
  12. 12 Europe Travel & Trivia Quiz #138- Bridges, Tunnels!
  13. 13 Scotland-Looking for itinerary advice for 9 day trip
  14. 14 New Law Regarding Vacation Rentals in Paris
  15. 15 Ronda: cheap parking, where to find?
  16. 16 Which airport for Bellagio?
  17. 17 International Flight Question
  18. 18 Trip Report Dijon in December!
  19. 19 Bernese Oberland + Luzern 4 days
  20. 20 Amalfi Coast - help!
  21. 21 Destination from London by train, advice please
  22. 22 Trip Report We're here!
  23. 23 Island hopping Croatia - into nature/hiking
  24. 24 Dolomites for 6 nights
  25. 25 6-7 Days in France
View next 25 » Back to the top

Trip Report A Foodie Weekend in Somerset Taking Cookery Lessons

Jump to last reply

We have just returned from a fabulous weekend away from London in Somerset. As it was Bikerscott’s birthday earlier this month I planned a weekend away with 4 of our friends at a B&B in Somerset that hosts cooking classes. It was fantastic!

I had given Bikerscott a card on his birthday telling him we were going away for the weekend but that’s it. No details. He (wrongly) assumed it was just the two of us, and that as we were meeting at Clapham Junction that we were going to Gatwick so were flying to Europe. NOPE!

Rewind to Oct – Bikerscott l¬¬oves to cook, and I thought it would be a great idea to do a cookery class in the countryside. So I spent some time doing research and found this place: http://www.streamcombecookery.co.uk/default.html It was perfect – 4 hour drive from London and if we brought 6 people we could rent the entire B&B and get a whole day’s cooking course custom organised! Perfect!!!

So I invited 4 of our foodie friends and the plans were made. The only hard thing was keeping it secret until Jan….

25 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement