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Macaron Master Classes in September

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We will be running Macaron Masterclasses at Macaron House on
Wednesday 4th September 6pm- 8.30pm
Saturday 14th September 2pm – 4.30pm
Saturday 21st September 2pm – 4.30pm

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Ready to bake!

Super fun and super informative hands-on baking workshops for macaron lovers of all baking skills and none!
£50 per person including refreshments (and macarons tasters of course!)

Book now at gaye@therealmacaroncompany.com


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Summer Baking for Children at Macaron House

It’s that time of year again!  Summer holidays – Hooray!  Lots of time to relax and enjoy time with the children, and to introduce them to new experiences!
At Macaron House, Newbury,  we will be running baking classes for 7-13 year olds on Tuesdays throughout August at 2pm – 4pm.  The classes will take the form of a summer school – so every week will be a different class and the children can come to as many or as few as they wish, with a 15% discount for three classes or more.
Tuesday 6th August – American Brownies
Tuesday 13th August – Macaron baking and decorating
Tuesday 20th August – Cupcake workshop
Tuesday 27th August – Cookies and campfire treats
Booking is essential.  The price per class is £27.50.
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Soft drinks and snacks will be provided in all classes and the children take home everything they bake.


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Colline’s Kitchen is at Macaron House!

It’s official!  Colline’s Kitchen has popped up at Macaron House and is open Wednesday thru Friday, 8.30am to 4.00pm and Sunday, 9.30am to 4.00pm, serving breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea, as well as selling the most delicious cakes and cookies, including doughnuts and of course, macarons.

Colline prides herself on serving fresh and homemade dishes and cakes and is offering vegan and gluten-free options.  Sunday afternoons will be all about the perfect afternoon tea.

Come along and see for yourself – or even better taste for your self!

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Baking Classes for Children and Teenagers – May Half Term 2019

May Half Term will be here before you know it and we have lots of fun planned for children and teenagers at Macaron House. As well as our ever popular macaron baking classes, we will be running a special Brownie baking class for teenagers. Designed specifically for teen bakers, we will bake salted caramel mini bites, blondies, and the ultimate American chocolate bar in this fun and chocolatey class!
There will plenty of treats to devour and share at home.

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We will also be running Pizza baking classes for 7-13 year olds, in which the children will prepare and bake their own delicious pizza, have some fun decorating cookies and still have time to prepare their own homemade lemonade, all of which they can enjoy together before going home.

May Half Term 2019 at Macaron House, Newbury:

Macaron Baking for 7-13 year olds – £22.50

  • Tuesday 28/5/19 10.30am – 12.15pm
  • Tuesday 28/5/19 2.00pm – 3.45pm

Teens Brownie Baking – 13-16 year olds – £27.50

  • Wednesday 29/5/19 2.00pm – 4.00pm

Pizza Plus Baking for 7-13 year olds – £27.50

  • Thursday 30/5/19 10.30am – 12.30pm
  • Thursday 30/5/19 2.00pm – 4.00pm

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Places are limited, so do book soon! Email gaye@therealmacaroncompany.com or call Gaye on 07887870274


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Afternoon Tea Baking Class at The Real Macaron Company – 30th March 2019

Let’s get baking!!  Rachel’s Apron and I are delighted to announce that our next Afternoon Tea Baking class, will take place on Saturday 30th March, 12.30 – 4.30pm.

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In this class you will learn to bake perfect, buttery shortbread, try your hand at  choux pastry  with raspberry eclairs, get to grips with iced lemon fondants and  master the all important “macaronage” for a coconut, dark chocolate and lime macaron.
This four hour class includes professional demos and plenty of hands-on baking as well as lots of helpful tips and baking advice.
When all is baked, we invite you to sit down, relax and enjoy a cup of tea whilst sampling your baked delights. The added bonus is that there will still be plenty to take home and share with friends and family.
The class will be held at Macaron House in Newbury – a perfect space for a relaxing and inspiring class.
Places are limited so do book soon. At only £75 per person, this really is a baking class not to be missed!

(Photo courtesy of Paul Gregory Photography @photographypaulgregory)


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Festive Afternoon Tea Baking Class

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Why not take a break from all the stress of Christmas shopping and book your self a place on our Festive Afternoon Tea baking class on Saturday 8th December, 12.30 – 4.30pm.  Learn to bake the perfect buttermilk scone, master the science of buerre noisette as you make delicious honey and orange Madeleines, perfect your piping skills with decorated Speculaas biscuits, and create a quintessentially Christmas macaron.
This four hour class includes professional demos and plenty of hands-on baking as well as lots of helpful tips and baking advice.
And when all is baked, sit down, relax and enjoy a cup of tea whilst sampling your baking delights, with cream, jam and fresh fruit to accompany the scones. The added bonus is that there will still be plenty to take home and share with friends and family.
The class will be held at Macaron House in Newbury – a perfect space for a relaxing and inspiring class.
Book soon and take advantage of our special promotional price of £75 per person. This really is a baking class not to be missed!

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To book email gaye@therealmacaroncompany.com or call Gaye on 07887 870274


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Afternoon Tea Baking Class – 8th September

Rachel and I are delighted that our newly launched Afternoon Tea baking classes are proving so popular. Several of you were disappointed not to be able to join us in July so we have scheduled our next class for Saturday 8th September from 12.30pm to 4.30pm, and the extra good news is that we will be maintaining the special summer price of only £75 per person.

In this class you will learn how to make honey and orange madeleines, buttermilk scones, chocolate-dipped, Viennese biscuits and Earl Grey and lemon macarons, and will make your own batch of each mouth-watering, tea time treat, IMG_8950before sitting down to enjoy a refreshing cup of tea and the spoils of your labours.

For more details and to book your places for 8th September, call Gaye on 07887 870274 or email Gaye@therealmacaroncompany.com.