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Mar 16

Scottish Culinary Championships 2019 - ScotHot

Posted by Shona Sutherland on Saturday, March 16, 2019

I was delighted to be involved with the judging at ScotHot this year! I was helping judge several classes in the pastry art/static sections and the 'Live Gateau' competition.  Read more >

Feb 24

Perth College UHI - Chocolate Making Course

Posted by Shona Sutherland on Sunday, February 24, 2019

What a brilliant day with an amazing group of students! Keen to learn, appreciative and great fun. Fantastic chocolates too of course!  With your genuine and passionate attitude, you'll go far! Thanks Perth College UHI for asking me to host a course.

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Dec 07

Culinary World Cup Luxembourg - Showpiece Construction

Posted by Shona Sutherland on Friday, December 07, 2018

I'd first of all like to say a huge thank you for all the support and interest in my trip as part of the Scottish Culinary Team to Luxembourg in November for the Culinary World Cup! It is hugely appreciated!  Read more >

Oct 10

Children's Chocolate Workshop

Posted by Shona Sutherland on Monday, October 10, 2016

Today was so much fun with 5 keen children all eager to get creative with chocolate! We made lollipops, truffle pops, solid shapes, filled chocolates, chocolate strawberries, and hollow bunnies. The next opportunity to do a similar course to this will be on the 5th of April 2017! See here for all the information and online booking!  Read more >

Oct 05

Artisan Chocolate Courses for Shop and Cafe Owners

Posted by Shona Sutherland on Wednesday, October 05, 2016

It is always such a pleasure to have owners and staff from shops, cafes and artisan outlets coming to learn about the fascinating subject of chocolate making! Robert and Liz came for a 2 day chocolate making course, which covered recipes, information and skills of 3 of the main Taystful shorter courses.  Read more >