Tag Archives: charcuterie

In my advanced years………….

Due to numerous requests from past course participants we are now offering an advanced curing course. This course is really hands on and you will work your own half a pig, turning it into prosciutto, coppa, pancetta, bacon, sausages, salami … Continue reading

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Montagu here we come……

Charcuterie with Richard Bosman Learn how to make your own cured meats at home.   This 2 day course covers the basics of charcuterie including how to break down a pig, how to make prosciutto, coppa, bacon, pancetta and guanciale. … Continue reading

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Plett here we come……

My courses are becoming more popular each year and I attribute this to a move towards more ethical eating as well as a growing number of people wanting to make things instead of purchase them in the supermarkets. And also … Continue reading

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Spice Route…..

  One of my problems up until now has been the ability to show people all the products I make. My customers stock different parts of my range but none have the full range. Up until now that is. If … Continue reading

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V Day……..

I've never been accused of being romantic, nor have I been described as a volatile and reckless person, however I do enjoy a bit of romance, special food (obviously) and hard as it might be to believe I do experience … Continue reading

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The Great Nitrate Debate….

  One of the questions I get asked most often is wether or not I use nitrates in the curing of my meats. It is a very controversial subject and I will try to put as many facts together in … Continue reading

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A Castles Secrets……

  I have a cooking cousin, Claudia Cabri aka Miss Lunch who lives in Paris (the French one) and runs a cooking school, restaurant, writes cookbooks and is also an artist. She has Sundays off too, would you believe unless … Continue reading

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