17 February — 4 May 2009
St Michael's have collaborated with Cornish Fish Expert Annie Sibert to put together this fantastic new break for 2009.
Annie is a Cornish Fish monger with a huge passion for Cornish fish. She runs a cookery school from her home outside of Falmouth and with over 20 years of experience, her main aim is to get people to eat more fish and to treat fish as an occasion.
Annie will host your trip with days out, by luxury mini-bus, to some magnificent Cornish producers and markets giving you the chance to see and experience first -hand the Cornish fish industry at work.
Not only will Annie guide you around the fantastic sites of Cornwall she will also demonstrate and teach you how to fillet and prepare fish, an experience which is priceless.
The Fish & Seafood School Break is over 4 nights and includes
Day One - Fish Market & Apple Champagne
Experience the sights and sounds of the traditional Newlyn Fish Market
- Watch the buyers bid at auction
- Enjoy breakfast in the Fishersman's Mission
- Take in a tour of Newlyn Harbour
- Visit Polgoon Farm and try the new Cornish apple Champagne - 'Polgoon Aval'
Return to the hotel for a relaxing afternoon
Your evening meal will include fish from the market
Day Two - Learn to Prepare Fish
Annie Sibert will teach you all you need to know about fish from buying, preparing (filleting, skinning, deboning) and cooking.
With very simple techniques and easy to follow tips, you will have a complete new confidence with fish.
Your evening meal will include fish from your day
Day Three - Cornish Mussels
Experience the farming of Cornish Mussels with a trip to the Westcountry Mussel Farm.
- Visit England's first rope grown mussel farm
- Take a boat trip to see the mussels
Return to the hotel mid-afternoon
Your evening meal will include mussels from the morning trip cooked in Polgoon Aval
Your 4 Night Break includes Dinner and Breakfast in The Flying Fish Restaurant, full use of all Spa facilities, all tutorials, admissions, guidance and transportation, from only £399 per person. (quote code OS4)
Available Date -
Arrive 4th May 2009
Subject to availability and minimum numbers.
To book this special break please call 01326 312707 quoting OS4