French inspired cooking

Expand your cooking skills and knowledge with your host Kem Ormond

maison de cuisine

A French inspired house and kitchen...an opportunity for a food experience with a difference.

If cooking is your passion...

An opportunity to learn new recipes...some French inspired...some from Kem’s travels

A touch of French flair at this Hawke's Bay cooking school

Kem offers cooking demonstrations in her purpose built French styled home and kitchen, situated close to the Tuki Tuki Valley Havelock North Hawke’s Bay.

Relax and take in the atmosphere of the beautiful French kitchen while Kem demonstrates dishes from not only France but other regions of the world,
using as much locally sourced produce as possible.

Enjoy trying new recipes, ingredients, learn what’s new in cooking equipment and leave with a selection of recipes to try at home to wow family and friends.These classes are relaxed, informal and fun. Check out the classes available

Upcoming Classes...

  • SUMMER SALADS (class full)
    Love summer-love salads In this class you will learn how to make a real mixture of salads....
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  • Al Fresco Fiesta
    Al Fresco Fiesta…Savoury snacks for in the sunshine. In this class you will learn how to make...
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  • PLATTER TIME(CLASS FULL)
    There is nothing nicer than  relaxing with friends and enjoying a cool drink and a platter. In...
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  • LETS BAKE BREAD
    Baking bread -one of my favourite pastimes! Flour, water and yeast and hey presto you have bread!...
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