myLakeland Club members are welcomed to GREATEST BRITISH.
Celebrating Britain’s accredited cookery schools. Supported by chefs, venues and producers.

Welcome to GREATEST BRITISH gourmetXperiences. As a myLakeland member you can benefit from an exclusive tasty 10% discount off our ‘Greatest British Experience Gift Certificates’, which can be redeemed off 100’s of cookery courses at over 25 ICSA accredited cookery schools UK wide.

Each member cookery school is accredited by ‘ICSA’ the Independent Cookery School Association. The only official not-for-profit accrediting body for UK cookery schools. Ensuring a fully immersive cookery experience that focuses on ‘excellence in cookery skills and training’ for aspiring domestic cooks and chefs at all levels.

‘Greatest British’ are the official agent for ICSA accredited cookery school gift vouchers, not available anywhere else in the UK!

There a cookery course for everyone, from quick classes for those who simply want to pick up a few new skills in the kitchen to full day Masterclasses and courses for professional chefs wanting to boost their careers and take their cooking to the next level. Courses range from half day courses approx. £65-£85 to full day masterclasses ranging from £135-£200. Buy your gift certificates today and save 10% at check out, see link below.

All our activities promote Sustainability, Seasonality, Sourcing Regionally & supporting British Producers & Suppliers, underpinned by excellent service standards.

Search all participating cookery schools and gifts here. 
10% myLakeland member discount applied at check out.
Apply ‘voucher code’ MyLL-GB-10 at check out & insert your myLakeland membership number when prompted.
FREE P&P & gift on certificate purchases over £150 after discount. 

myLakeland Members can now benefit from a myriad of cookery courses to suit every level.

The Independent Cookery School Association “ICSA” is the only independent, non-for-profit, regulatory body for cookery schools in the UK. Celebrating five years since it was founded by industry leaders, ICSA now accredits Greatest British cookery schools, rewarding for consistent teaching standards at all levels. Whether a four hour knife skills course, baking, fish, butchery or a full days masterclass.  The ‘ICSA Kite Mark’ is a sign of ‘Excellence in cookery skills & training’

ICSA member cookery schools focus on teaching and practicing Sustainability, Seasonality, Sourcing regionally and Supporting British Producers.

Each member school is selected based on strict criteria following application. Assessment visits are made by qualified assessors based on the teaching standards of Chef Tutors across key performance indicators. The ICSA accreditation “Kite Mark” is only awarded if consistency is achieved, highlighting that they are recognised as a ‘Greatest British Cookery School’.

Providing specialist courses from baking through to butchery, plant based cooking, speciality sustainable fish selection and prep through to professional Barbecuing, working on Yachts and the ultimate dinner party prep. All courses are underpinned by professional chef skills and teaching standards. For domestic cooks and aspiring chefs at all levels.

See member participating schools opposite. 

As a myLakeland member, as well as redeeming your ‘Greatest British Gift Certificate’ off accredited cookery schools, you can also choose to treat yourself or a loved one to one of our ‘GourmetXperiences’.

Each selected from our network of independent chefs, cookery schools, producers and providers. Unique experiences which make the special extra special.

Perhaps you’re seeking a once-in-a-lifetime dining experience, where you can sample memorable taster menus that create true culinary magic? We have a wealth of tasty treats, from two-course luncheons to private vineyard tours and unique pop-up tasting experiences. Discovering some of the finest artisan food producers and even foragers, we have the perfect ‘GourmetXperience’ for everyone.

Purchase one of our ‘Greatest British Gift Certificates’ and we will post out your welcome pack, including full details of how and where to redeem your gift experience certificate.
Here is a taster of current GREATEST BRITISH GourmetXperiences. Full national launch of over 100 new ones September 2019. Once you purchase your gift certificates and register them, we will email you a preview link.

As a myLakeland member, as well as redeeming your ‘Greatest British Gift Certificate’ off accredited cookery schools, you can also choose to treat yourself or a loved one to one of our ‘GREATEST BRITISH GourmetXperiences’.

Each selected from our network of independent chefs, cookery schools, producers and providers. Unique experiences which make the special extra special.

Perhaps you’re seeking a once-in-a-lifetime dining experience, where you can sample memorable taster menus that create true culinary magic? We have a wealth of tasty treats, from two-course luncheons to private vineyard tours and unique pop-up tasting experiences. Discovering some of the finest artisan food producers and even foragers, we have the perfect ‘GourmetXperience’ for everyone.

Purchase one of our ‘Greatest British Gift Certificates’ apply your Lakeland membership discount code to qualify for your 10% discount and we will post out your welcome pack, including full details of how and where to redeem your gift experience certificate. All courses and ‘GourmetXperiences’ can be booked from September 2019. Your gift certificates are valid for 12 months, with extensions available.

Have you purchased or received a GREATEST BRITISH Gift Certificate?

Details on how and where to redeem are below.

REDEMPTION PROCESS:

Cookery School Experience
If you would like to redeem your certificates against one of our ICSA accredited partner cookery schools, simply select your school from the update list on this page.

  • Visit their website from their profile link and choose your desired course to attend and the price.
  • Desired school and course, with date, and course price.
  • Email us here your gift certificate order ref, and referring myLakeland membership number. If you are not the myLakeland card holder, not a problem, this is just for ref.
  • Note: All participating schools are subject to change. Courses are subject to availability. Gift values can be used as part, or full payment towards desired courses. No change given. Expiry date extensions available – admin fee.

GourmetXperience 
Your Gift Certificate can also be redeemed off our parter ‘GourmetXperiences’. Immersive gourmet related experiences exclusively created just for our customers.

  • Visit our partner ‘GourmetXperiences’ website here 
  • Choose your desired experience, and price.
  • Re-visit this page & Email us here your gift certificate order ref, and referring myLakeland membership number. If you are not the myLakeland card holder, not a problem, this is just for ref.
  • Note: All participating ‘GourmetXperiences’ are subject to change and are subject to availability. Gift values can be used as part, or full payment towards desired GourmetXperiences. No change given. Expiry date extensions available – admin fee.

QUESTIONS OR FEEDBACK?
Simply email us here.

Purchase myLakeland Member Gift Certificates & Save 10%

Use Voucher Code: MyLL-GB-10

Offer: Spend over £150 on gift certificates at check out after discount for FREE P&P & Gift worth an extra £6.95 saving!

Greatest British Accredited Cookery Schools Collection

THE GREATEST BRITISH COOKERY SCHOOLS COLLECTION

Artisan Bakehouse, Sussex:
Immersive bread baking experiences

Ashburton Cookery School, Devon:
Immersive ‘Robert Welch Knife’ Experiences
Bertinet Kitchen, Bath:
Artisan Bread Making
Billingsgate Seafood School, London:
Sustainable Fish Experience
Brookes Restaurant Cookery & Wine School, Oxford:
Brookes College Experience
Chewton Glen ‘Kitchen’ Cookery School, Hampshire:
James Martin Celebrity Chef Experiences
Demuth’s Cookery School, Bath:
Plant Based Experiences
Eckington Manor, Worcestershire:
Speciality Organic Meat & AGA Courses.

Edinburgh New Town Cookery School, Scotland:
Experience  Scotland
Edinburgh School of Food and Wine, Scotland
Food and Wine matching
The Grand Cookery School. York.
State of the art Cookery School & Chefs Table Experiences
Leiths School of Food and Wine, London:
Ultimate Cookery School Experience
Le Manoir Raymond Blanc Cookery School, Oxfordshire:
Fully Immersive Michelin Experience
Novelli Academy, Luton:
Celebrity Chef Home Courses
Rick Stein Padstow Seafood School:
Ultimate Celebrity  Seafood Experience 

School of Artisan Food, Nottinghamshire:
Speciality Food Experiences
Season The Exclusive Cookery School, Hampshire:
Ultimate Chef Experience
Squires Kitchen International School, Surrey:
Bakery Experience
Swinton Park Estate Cookery School, Ripon, Yorkshire:
Country Estate Experience
White Pepper Chef Academy, Dorset:
Devon Experience
Wilmslow Kitchen Cookery School, Cheshire:
Ultimate BBQ Experience
Vaughan’s Kitchen, Wiltshire:
Cookery Experience
Vegetarian Society Cookery School, Manchester:
Classic Vegetarian

Over 100 ‘GourmetXperiences’ at accredited restaurants, hotels and with British producers, distilleries, vineyards and breweries, launching September. 

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(Offer: Spend over £150 after 10% discount for FREE P&P & eXtra Gift)

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GREATEST BRITISH GIFT CERTIFICATES