Claire Macdonald

Claire Macdonald


Best-selling cookery writer Claire Macdonald is famed for her practical, realistic recipes. She is also admired for a remarkable willingness to share the secrets of her kitchen, and celebrated for her truly wonderful sense of fun. All of this comes together splendidly in the three-day residential cookery courses Claire hosts within her home at Kinloch on the Isle of Skye.Can there be an easier or more relaxed way in which to counter any fear of the unknown? Claire’s tuition style, peppered with a wealth of entertaining anecdotes and time-saving tips, is relaxed and informal yet informative and hugely empowering too. Whether complete novices or kitchen-competent, attendees amass a wealth of recipes plus the technical know-how and confidence to realise them with genuine aplomb.Tuition sessions are balanced with time aplenty to relax in Kinloch’s magical setting or explore Skye’s wildly romantic beauty. ...

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Claire  Macdonald
Claire Macdonald
Award-winning cook and food write

Award-winning cook and food writer, Claire Macdonald is Scotland’s foremost ambassador for the revitalised traditions of highland hospitality. Her reputation stretches around the globe thanks to a raft of best-selling cookery books, her radio broadcasts and television appearances, and a hectic international travel schedule. She lectures throughout the English-speaking world, presenting informative and hugely entertaining cookery demonstrations in North America, Australasia and the British mainland – as well as in her own kitchen at Kinloch on the Isle of Skye.

Marcello  Tully
Marcello Tully
Kinloch’s Head Chef