Masterclass listings

"As the hospitality industry pivots temporarily towards takeaway, delivery, grocery provision and charitable action in the bid to stay alive, it's incredibly useful to have everything they're doing under one roof at Stay home. Protect the NHS. Eat something nice. "
~ Giles Coren, The Times Restaurant Critic & TV Presenter

Fancy a bit of education in isolation? Learn some new skills - and have fun in the process – by perusing our selection of masterclasses and podcasts hosted by some of the nation’s favourite chefs, mixologists and food writers.

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Cooking masterclasses

Adam Handling

Join chef and restaurateur Adam Handling as he demonstrates how to whip up dishes, from toad in the hole to bread and butter pudding.

TUNE IN - Regularly on Adam’s IGTV

Barrafina ‘Authentic Spanish Tapas’

The team from Barrafina have been putting up regular videos on their Instagram feed including how to make those amazing ham croquetas.

TUNE IN - Once a week on Barrafina’s IGTV

BOSH! ‘Vegan Cookingalongs’

Henry Firth and Ian Theasby cook vegan dishes from their best-selling cookbooks.

TUNE IN - Daily at 6pm (BST) on their YouTube channel

Bread Ahead ‘Live Baking Tutorials’

The Borough Market bakers are hosting daily baking masterclasses.

TUNE IN - Daily at 2pm (GMT) on Bread Ahead’s Instagram Live

Ed Baines Does Quarantine Cooking

Randall & Aubin’s co-owner Ed Baines cooks up classics like lamb shoulder with potato boulangère and linguini vongole.

TUNE IN - Regularly on Ed Baines IGTV

Francesco Mazzei from Sartoria ‘#FridaysWithFrancesco’

Pasta Dishes at Home

TUNE IN - Every Friday on Francesco’s Instagram

Gizzi Erskine and Prof Green ‘#mondaynightfakeaway’

The chef and rapper team up to teach you how to make takeaway meals at home now that your all your faves are closed.

TUNE IN - 7pm (GMT) every Monday on on their Insta Live

Gordon Ramsay ‘#Ramsayin10’

Gordon Ramsay cooks delicious dishes in 10 minutes.

TUNE IN - Every Saturday 5pm (GMT) on Gordon’s IGTV

Hankies’ Ani Arora ‘Indian Street Food’

Ani cooks up the best Indian street food.

TUNE IN - Several times a month on Ani’s Instagram

Hannah ‘Japanese cook along’

Learn how to cook traditional Japanese dishes at home.

TUNE IN - Regularly on on their IGTV

Home School with Martha Stewart

American TV cook Martha Stewart and her team will teach you something new every day.

TUNE IN - Daily on Daily on Martha’s IGTV

Jacob’s Cookin’

Jacob Kenedy, the chef and patron of Bocca di Lupo, Gelupo and Plaquemine Lock, shows you how to cook delicious Italian dishes.

TUNE IN - Weekly on Jacob's YouTube channel

Jamie Oliver ‘Keep Cooking and Carry On‘

Jamie Oliver showcases recipes specifically tailored for the unique times we're living in.

TUNE IN - Right now – all 20 episodes are live on Channel 4 website

Jason Atherton ‘Social Kitchen Isolation’

Jason cooks food for his family from his home in London.

TUNE IN - Daily on Jason’s IGTV

KERB Food’s ‘how to start a street food business’ workshop

KERB’s workshops are a brilliant insight into the reality of the industry, featuring practical advice, real-life stories, the highs, the successes and the biggest regrets of a whole host of KERB traders and the wider KERB team.

TUNE IN - Right now on KERBTV, their YouTube channel

Lily Vanilli ‘Cake Making’

London baker Lily Jones of bakers Lily Vanilli shows how to bake incredible cakes.

TUNE IN - Several times a week on Lily Vanilli’s Instagram Live

Massimo Bottura ‘Kitchen Quarantine’

Massimo Bottura cooks from his home kitchen in Modena.

TUNE IN - At 9pm (BST) daily on Massimo Bottura’s IGTV

Milk Bar ‘Baking Club’

Christina Tosi, the genius behind the US bakery chain Milk Bar, shows you how to bake.

TUNE IN - Several times a week at 7pm GMT on Milk Bar’s Instagram Live

Nandos bring the heat home

Join Nandos Head Chef Tim live and direct from his kitchen as he shows you how to cook up some Nando's classics. He'll be bringing the heat home with special guests, including Aitch, Jesse Lingard and JGrrey.

TUNE IN - Weekly on Nandos Instagram

Olivia Potts ‘Isolation Bakes’

Former barrister turned cook and food writer. Livvy shows you how to bake all the classics.

TUNE IN - Weekly on Livvy's IGTV

Ollie Dabbous ‘Stay Safe and Cook at Home’

Ollie cooks his favourite dishes.

TUNE IN - Weekly on HIDE Restaurant's IGTV

Padella and Trullo ‘Lockdown Cook Along’

Join the team from Padella and Trullo as they demonstrate how to cook the best pasta.

TUNE IN - Once a week on Trullo’s Instagram Live

Pierre Koffmann

Pierre cooks John Dory and boulangère potatoes as part of the #hospitality4heroes challenge to support the NHS.

TUNE IN - One off on Pierre Koffmann’s Instagram

Pizza Pilgrim’s ‘Mamma’s Boys’

Lockdown lessons from the pizza maestros.

TUNE IN - Weekly on Pizza Pilgrim’s IGTV

Raymond Blanc

Join the Chef Patron of Belmond Le Manoir aux Quat’Saisons and founder of Brasserie Blanc as he demonstrates some simple recipes that everyone can replicate at home. From pan-fried pork chops to grilled mackerel and more.

TUNE IN - Regularly on Raymond's Instagram

Sabrina Ghayour cooks with her Mum

Sabrina Ghayour is an award-winning Persian chef, food writer and author. Her Mama is hilarious!

TUNE IN - Weekly on Sabrina's IGTV

The Mandrake

Join the maestros at The Mandrake for a series of lockdown food and drink masterclasses, from Frozen Daiquiri and Espresso Martini by way of Lamb, Cumin and Olive Empanadas.

TUNE IN - Regularly on Mandrake's IGTV

Tom Aikens Charity Cooking Challenge

Chef Tom Aikens, has teamed up with hospitality charity Only A Pavement Away to launch the Tom Aikens Charity Cooking Challenge. The initiative challenges his chef friends to cook a meal in five minutes, donate £5 to the Hospitality Against Homelessness campaign and nominate five others to do the same.

TUNE IN - Daily on Tom's IGTV

Tom Kerridge ‘Lock Down Dinners’

Tom cooks food for his family from his home in Marlow.

TUNE IN - Several times a week on Tom’s IGTV

Wine and cocktail masterclasses

67 Pall Mall

The Members club 67 Pall Mall has launched a free online series of masterclasses as part of a “Virtual Club”. Each hour-long session is hosted by leading sommeliers and winemakers, before finishing with an interactive Q&A.

TUNE IN - Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at 6pm on via Zoom.

At Home with Hayman’s

Hayman’s Gin Brand Ambassador Chris will be hosting an Instagram live showing you how to make delicious gin cocktails.

TUNE IN - Every Wednesday & Friday evening on Hayman's Instagram

Berry Bros. & Rudd

Berry Bros. & Rudd, Britain's original wine and spirits merchant hosts regular expert wine tastings.

TUNE IN - Regularly on Berry Bros & Rudd's IGTV

Corney & Barrow

Corney and Barrow host weekly tutored wine tastings which are then posted on YouTube.

TUNE IN - Right now on Corney & Barrow's YouTube channel

Honest Grapes

Tom Harrow, Honest Grapes Wine Director, muses over wine from all over the world.

TUNE IN - Weekly on Honest Grapes IGTV

Justerini & Brooks

Fine wine merchants, Justerini & Brooks, host weekly wine tastings on Zoom which are then posted on Facebook.

TUNE IN - Weekly on Zoom and Facebook

Masterclasses from STK London

Two for the price of one courtesy of STK London. Head barman Daniel Sanchez unlocks the secrets of some of the venue’s best-loved signatures, the STK Martini and Cucumber Stiletto included. Meanwhile Corporate Executive Chef Gabriele Zanini demonstrates the art behind favourites like Arancini Free Range Egg with British Wild Asparagus.

TUNE IN - Regularly on STK's Instagram

Novikov ‘Cocktail Making Classes’

Novikov’s senior bartender Gianfranco Iozzi shows how to prepare classic cocktails using everyday kitchen equipment.

TUNE IN - Every Friday on Novikov’s IGTV

Nyetimber ‘Champagne Masterclass’

Nyetimber is hosting a weekly series of educational, interactive sessions with a Nyetimber Brand Ambassador. Lasting around 30 mins, each session will incorporate live Q&As at the end, so have your questions ready!

TUNE IN - Wednesday’s at 7pm on on Nyetimbers website

Ready, Steady Cuervo

Jose Cuervo hosts a show in which two guests from the world of mixology and beyond help to transform everyday kitchen ingredients into delicious tequila cocktails.

TUNE IN - Bi-weekly on on Cuervo’s Instagram

Red Nose Bar

John Kitsios, the head bartender and owner of the Red Nose Bar in Greece, shows you how to make classic cocktails.

TUNE IN - Weekly on on their Instagram

Salvatore Calabrese ‘Cocktail Masterclass’

Legendary London cocktail maestro Salvatore started his tutorials on the practical side, with a recipe for homemade alcohol-based santiser. But thankfully he’s progressed to more enticing suggestions like the perfect Manhattan and - crucially for the times we’re in - the Breakfast Martini.

TUNE IN - Several times a week on Salvatore’s IGTV

Small Beer’s Home Sessions

Join the unmissable live streaming collaboration that has been launched by South-Bermondsey brewery Small Beer and internationally renowned SoFar Sounds.

TUNE IN - Every Wednesday at 8pm on on their Instagram

The Artesian

Renowned London bar Artesian hosts a series of Instagram tutorials. Features step-by-step guides to making its award-winning cocktails by its manager Anna Sebastian, together with personal favourites by other Artesian bartenders.

TUNE IN - Weekly on on Artesians IGTV

The award winning Mr Lyan

Ryan Chetiyawardana, also known as Mr Lyan, is known for his complex, time-consuming, ingredient-led cocktails – but during the lockdown, he’s focusing on giving us tips for making simple, but perfect drinks in our own homes.

TUNE IN - Weekly on on Mr Lyan's Instagram

The Booze Brain by The Savoy

The creation of Maxim Schulte (The Savoy’s American Bar) and Jo Last (Beaufort Bar), The Booze Brain invites spirit company founders, brand ambassadors and fellow bartenders to share their tips and thoughts on the industry.

TUNE IN - Weekly on on the booze brain’s Instagram.

The Whisky Exchange

Virtual Tastings with The Whisky Exchange. Spirits lovers will enjoy this series of online tastings and talks.

TUNE IN - Every Tuesday and Thursday evening on on The Whisky Exchange’s Instagram.

The Wine Society

The Wine Society hosts wine tasting masterclasses with experts all over the world.

TUNE IN - Several times a week on The Wine Society IGTV

World Class Virtual Masterclasses

Each day, experts from Villa Ascenti gin, Belsazar vermouth, Ketel One Vodka, Bulleit Bourbon and Johnnie Walker take over the World Class GB and Diageo Bar Academy’s social media pages. They each host three workshops showcasing unique cocktail recipes and tips, using everyday ingredients found in the home.

TUNE IN - Weekly on Cointreau's Instagram (and others)