Mediterranean Food Academy

Mediterranean Food Academy

Learn to cook like they do on the Med

Thinking of becoming a chef or learning to cook Mediterranean dishes at home.
Courses available, choose one of our online courses or book to attend at Mediterranean cooking classes at selected colleges. Experiences include
Jamòn expert knife cutting skills, olive oil production, learn how to pick press and preserve olives from olive groves to using the final product in the kitchen.
Corporate events.
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At The Mediterranean Cooking Academy, we work with organisations to bring groups of individuals together to create teams and enhance corporate bonding.


Nutritional eating and well-being is vital to peak performance, whether it is physical, mental or emotional.


Creating a fun and entertaining cooking event with the goal of providing an experience that will be remembered positively by clients.

The Cooking Academy teaches people how to prepare and cook Mediterranean food from the Mediterranean in a professional, enthusiastic, creative and enjoyable way. 
Unique in our approach to cookery we put ingredients and their beneficial health properties at the heart of our mission.

We run a wide range of publicly available classes, social events for families and groups of friends.  We also have an extensive corporate client-base for whom we provide team-building events as well as corporate entertainment & hospitality events.
Our cookery school classes are entirely hands-on and taught by expert chefs in a home-from-home kitchen environment.  In Class or online.

Our cookery classes and corporate events will change your perspective of food with a teaching methodology that makes no assumptions of your starting position, but rather takes you by the hand on a journey of discovery, peppered with lots of hints and tips to give a technical understanding of why certain processes are necessary in cooking to broaden your knowledge.
Our recipes are straightforward to replicate at home always using fresh, ethically-sourced ingredients,working in small groups ensuring that everyone receives the right amount of one-to-one tutoring and the full attention of the chef taking the class.
Aiming to excel in our field and to ensure a unique experience as well as learning skills.
Welcome to the Mediterranean Food Academy


We operate of range of cookery classes teaching cuisines from across the Mediterranean.
Our unique approach to food through nutrition and spices and our hands-on classes ensure you’ll get the most out of your experience with us. All chefs are highly trained with small class sizes ensuring all the support you need.

Half-day classes are €125 and Jamòn Knife Skills (AM or PM classes, 9:30am-12:30pm or 1:30pm-4:30pm)
One-day classes areh €199. (Running from 9:30am-3:00pm)


Here at The Cooking Academy we are experts in corporate cooking events across County Cork, Ireland.
Cooking events are the ideal choice if you have a diverse group of employees at different ages, seniority and interests because food is something everyone has in common.
Events can achieve your goals for activities such as:

  • Team Building and Away Days
  • Wellness in the Workplace
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Corporate Hospitality & Entertainment
  • Recruitment & Selection
  • Development & Leadership
    Our events are fully managed by our team and led by experienced chefs with all the ingredients and equipment included.