Introduction to Ice Cream Making


Prepare to make the most divine ice creams with extraordinaire Kitty Travers of La Grotta Ices. Kitty's amazing palate, mastery of technique and feel for pure and natural ingredients have made her the go-to modern ice cream teacher in the UK.

During the day, as you learn different methods, techniques and recipes to make seven types of vanilla ice creams, you will discover how each can influence the texture and flavour of ice cream.

Kitty will share her expertise as you learn simple ways to make heavenly custard based ice creams, granitas and sorbets fit for any feast. Recipes will include made-by-hand techniques as well as methods using an ice cream machine.

You'll make an array of mouth-watering frozen delicacies using a range of seasonal flavours.

The course will conclude with a grand tasting of all that’s been produced.

Light refreshments and lunch are included and all ingredients, equipment and recipes are provided by the School.

'Fantastic, lovely, worth every penny, super!!!!!!!! I very much hope to go back to Welbeck and do another foodie course as a special treat, but in the meantime can warmly recommend the artisan ice cream day.'


Thu 22nd Jun 2017

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Time: 9:30am - 5:00pm

Duration: 1.0 day(s)

Cost: £145.00

Subjects: Ice cream


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Customer Reviews

Sue Webb
Really informed busy day making a variety of ices including 5+ vanilla ice cream recipes with surprisingly different outcomes. Lovely unusual flavours too! Quince and Greek yogurt. Yum.

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