Super Sourdoughs with Tom Herbert

  • Working with sourdough can be a tricky skill to master, but with the help of fabulous baker brother Tom Herbert you’ll be baking award winning sourdough loaves in no time! On this sourdough course, along with a bag of your tasty creations you’ll go away with all the skills you knead to get the perfect loaf every time.

    Whether you’re completely new to sourdough, or want to learn the Hobbs House Bakery method for baking amazing sourdough bread this course is the perfect place to get involved and get hands-on feedback.

    We’ll be guiding you from choosing the right ingredients through to kneading and shaping the dough, to getting the right results in the oven.

    There will also be the opportunity for a sourdough Q and A to help understand the theory behind the concept of sourdough baking.

    For full terms and conditions please read our FAQ.

    Joining Instructions
    Coffee and freshly baked pastries will be served 30 minutes before the course begins. The course will start promptly at the advertised time. Lunch with a glass of wine will also be included. We provide all equipment, including aprons here at the Hobbs House Bakery Cookery School, so all you need on the day is yourselves and a passion for bread making.

  • For full terms and conditions please read ourFAQ.

  • Hobbs House Bakery
    Phone: 01454 317525

    39 High Street
    Chipping Sodbury
    Bristol BS37 6BA
    United Kingdom

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    Host

    Tom Herbert

  • Information

    Our School is located in the heart of Chipping Sodbury above the original Hobbs House Bakery and Butchery on the High Street.

    School parking

    There is free parking on the opposite side of the road from the Hobbs House Cookery School, places are limited or pay on the School side (max 2hrs stay).Alternatively there is a free 24hr Car park round the back of the school situated on Barnhill Road via Wickwar Road. Follow signs towards Waitrose and the car park can be found on the left hand side. The high street is a 2 minute walk through the link road.

    Transport and taxis

    The nearest train stations to Hobbs House School are Yate which is 1.7 miles and Bristol Parkway which is 6.6 miles. Chipping Sodbury Taxis are always at hand, 07891 190984.

    Dietary requirements & food allergies

    Please inform us in advance of any food allergies or dietary requirements so where possible, we can do our best to adapt any refreshments provided to your individual needs.

    Access requirements

    Our School classrooms are on the first and second floor – accessed by stairs only. If mobility is likely to be a problem, please let us know. We will also do our best to accommodate any physical impairments or learning difficulties – please contact us to discuss.

    Accommodation

    Should you be travelling from afar, the local area has a great selection of beautiful hotels and guest houses to rest your weary head. We would recommend the Moda House located on the High Street in Chipping Sodbury. A little further afield, Calcot Manor is a spa hotel located about 15 minutes from the school or alternatively stay with Trevor and Polly Herbert in a secluded cottage, on the family farm, on the outskirts of the Badminton estate.https://www.airbnb.co.uk/rooms/27110091?s=2&shared_item_type=1&virality_entry_point=1&sharer_id=30470976

    39 High Street, Chipping Sodbury, BS37 6BA

    01454 321629

    cookeryschool@hobbshousebakery.co.uk

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Covid-19 Update 03.04.2020

We are still baking and our online offering is open for business. Here are our delivery times:

Delivery Day Cut Off Time
Orders for Tuesday delivery Thursday 12pm midday
Orders for Wednesday delivery Friday at 12pm midday
Orders for Thursday delivery Sunday at 12pm midday
Orders for Friday delivery Wednesday at 8am

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