Macaron Masterclass

The perfect macaron is one of todays the most sought-after confections. But just as their popularity has grown, so has their notorious reputation for being among the most difficult crafts of baking. With so many different stages that must be gotten right to achieve the correct texture and appearance, there are so many things that can go wrong. This workshop will take you step-by-step through both the French and Italian methods breaking them down into easier, achievable steps to help you produce the perfect macaron every time.

Course Outline:

  • Preparing and baking French macaron shells
  • Preparing and baking Italian macaron shells
  • Preparing various macaron fillings
  • Filling macarons

Learning Outcome:

  • Student is able to work conscientiously and safely in the kitchen
  • Student is able to work effectively individually and in a small group
  • Student is familiar with food hygiene practices
  • Student develops fundamental kitchen skills
  • Student learns to prepare, bake and assemble macarons

What to bring:

  • Pen
  • Apron
  • Sugar thermometer
  • 2 tea towels
  • 4 flat baking trays
  • 2 large containers
  • 3 smaller containers

Safety First:

Please ensure you wear closed in shoes, long pants and ensure long hair is tied back.

About the Tutor:

'I’m currently studying a double degree in Medical Science at the University of Sydney with a lifelong obsession of cooking and experimenting in the kitchen. With years of commercial cookery experience and a great passion for teaching, I’m always delighted to meet new people and help develop their culinary skills.'

Other Information:

  • To ensure resources are ready for you at the start of your course, we ask you ideally enrol at least one week before the course commences.
  • All courses need a minimum number of students to run ("we try our hardest to get those") . If your course does not have enough students it will be cancelled prior to the commencement and you will be informed.

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.