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”

Last weekend 18 students joined me for the inaugural class of Summer Gourmet Vegetarian, offered once this year for the WEA.
Here’s some of the typical feedback:
* Great afternoon
* Excellent tutor
* Loved the escape from my day to day stuff
* Very enjoyable!
* I thought vegetarian food would be boring but this food is great!

A lovely bunch of students at Easy Gourmet Vegetarian and here’s some of the written feedback from the class:
* “Fantastic - loved it”
* “Great company, great food”
* “Thanks so much, was awesome!”
* “Beautiful soul food. Thank you Natalie!”

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

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.