• Excellent, easy to follow.
  • Loved it!
  • A fun afternoon, Thank you
  • All good. A very enjoyable social class.

Some of the feedback from recent private cooking classes:

* “Thanks Natalie! Can we book you again for January?”
* “That was way better than I expected and I had good expectations!”
* “I can’t believe I learnt so much”
* ” It was great!”
* “That was divine”

Some of the feedback from the recent Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free Vegetarian class for WEA:

* Really enjoyed the class. Great recipes!
* Good sensible advice and recipes.
* Very enjoyable - great instructor - patient! - and good knowledge.

* “Natalie has a beautiful spirit and the way she prepares the ‘environment for work’ is amazing, it is done with a calm, respectful attitude. I sincerely appreciate the notion of there are ’causes and conditions’ which have led us to be here today”.

* “A wonderful course - I’ll be back for more”.

* “Today was essential to my own self-care. Much appreciated”.

More Testimonials

Recipe

Basil Pesto
If you’ve never made your own pesto you won’t believe how easy it is and how good it tastes!

Ingredients

  • 1 bch Basil leaves
  • 1/4 - 1/2 cup Almonds
  • 1-2 cloves garlic
  • Cold pressed, extra virgin olive oil
  • 1/3 cup freshly grated parmesan cheese
  • Seasalt and freshly ground black pepper

Method

  1. Pound basil leaves, some of the parmesan, some of the almonds, garlic and a little olive oil in mortar & pestle or whizz in food processor.
  2. Taste. Add salt, pepper, more cheese, nuts and oil till you have the flavour and consistency you like.
  3. Spoon into a lidded glass jar. Press until no gaps. Cover with thin layer of olive oil. Refrigerate with lid on. Will last two weeks in the fridge.