Woking Academy

Lazy brunch: Buttermilk pancakes

Sticky, creamy or fruity? With this fun weekend cooking class you don’t have to decide! The ultimate flexible recipe, we’ll teach you how to whip up an incredible stack of fluffy buttermilk pancakes ready to be topped as you like. We’re thinking your favourite puddings in pancake form…


What to expect

Start the weekend off in the best possible way with a Lazy brunch cooking class. We’re taking it easy in this fun 90-minute class, making sure you’ve got a delicious brunch to enjoy at the end and setting you up with all the recipes and skills you need for stress-free weekends at home. 

You’ll be guided by our chefs in making our signature buttermilk pancake batter, then cook up some delicious toppings to get you inspired. Once mastered, this makes a great recipe to have for weekends with family and friends, it’s easy to multiply and can be adapted to your favourite flavours. 

All ingredients and kit will be ready for you, plus recipes to take home after you’ve sat down with your classmates to toast your success. If there are any leftovers, you’re welcome to take those away with you, too.

Class details

Timings: 90-minute class in the morning of early afternoon, check each date for details

Arrive up to 30 minutes before your class to check in at reception and there’s no rush at the end – you might be too busy eating your delicious dishes!

Class size: Maximum 10-12 guests, some elements may require working in pairs with a classmate, don’t worry if you’ve come alone – it’s a great way to meet new people and have a laugh

Typical recipes and skills (we’ll cook the best available on the day, so we might surprise you!):

  • How to make pancake batter 
  • Cooking tips 
  • Lots of topping ideas, sticky sauces and seasonal fruits

What’s included

  • Expert guidance from our chef teacher and assistants
  • All ingredients and equipment
  • Gordon Ramsay Academy apron to wear in class
  • Recipe wallet and class recipes
  • Refreshments throughout the class including a glass of fizz or soft drink
  • Takeaway containers to take your creations home in (although feel free to bring your own or a cool bag if travelling far)