Tomato Growing & Cooking Masterclass

Tomato Growing & Cooking Masterclass

Have you ever wanted to experience the pleasure of growing your own tomatoes, or are you a seasoned grower looking to raise your tomato growing game? Are you getting tired of cooking and eating your glut of homegrown goodies in the same way? If so, then this half day Tomato Growing & Cooking Masterclass is designed for you.

Join us for a veg-adventure led by the Riverford experts and learn how to grow, nurture and even cook these vibrant jewels of summer. Learn our tips and tricks for growing them, try out the flavours of our favourite varieties and be inspired with new ways to cook and eat them. See below for the outline itinerary.

  • 9.30am - Welcome to The Riverford Field Kitchen
    Arrive at The Riverford Field Kitchen for refreshments and a sweet treat whilst your course tutors, head chef Lewis Glanvill and head gardener Penny Hemming, outline the plan for the day.
  • 10am - Tomato Cookery Demo
    Join our head chef for a cookery demo to learn new ways of using tomatoes in your cooking, which varieties work best for different dishes and the many ways for preserving them.
  • 11.30am - Grow Your Own Tomatoes Talk & Demo
    Head to The Riverford Field Kitchen polytunnel to learn the tips and tricks for growing and nurturing tomatoes. Have the chance to taste our favourite varieties and learn about the many ways to maximise your yield.
  • 12.30pm - Lunch
    Return to The Riverford Field Kitchen restaurant for an unforgettable three-course organic lunch.

Please note, there might be some small variations on the day.

Date: Monday, 20th April 2020

Time: 9.30am to 3pm including lunch

Price: £75

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