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A Culinary school and Kitchen created to inspire true community, food knowledge and forward thinking education.
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    Pledge £15 or more About US$ 19

    Let's Do Lunch

    Have a tour of the Academy and then Join us for a bite at the cafe and get a first look at the plant hub.

    This is applicable during our Soft Launch in December.

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    Pledge £35 or more About US$ 44

    A taste of plants

    Intrigued? If you are passionate about food and keen to know more about the Plant Hub this is just for you. Join us for this short evening workshop to get a taste of what we offer. We will make one dish together covering techniques from sourcing seasonal ingredients to making a balanced meal. This is a delicious chance to meet the team, see our new space and share good food together.

    Takes Place every Tuesday evening throughout January. 7pm – 8:30pm

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    Pledge £45 or more About US$ 56

    A Mini Masterclass

    This Mini Masterclass offers a glimpse of what the Plant Academy had to offer. We will touch on the fundamentals of plant food with one subject per session. From nut milks and seed butters to fermentation and sprouting.

    These short workshops offer the fundamentals of a new delicious skill to incorporate into your life.

    5pm - 7pm wednesdays in January

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    • Shared meal and snacks
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    Pledge £65 or more About US$ 81

    David Bez Presents : The Pride Kitchen

    Pride kitchen was founded by David Bez through writing his book Salad pride. After some years at his Neals yard café David is one of the Plant Hub founders. Join us for this special experience to make and taste classic dishes With recipes from his bestselling books; salad pride, breakfast love and supper love as well as our favourite dishes served from the kitchen.

    Expect one sweet and one savoury recipe with a copy of the Salad Pride book.

    Second Tuesday of every month.

    Includes:
    • Salad Pride Book
    • Shared meal and snacks
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    Pledge £75 or more About US$ 93

    Weekday Masterclass

    Join us for a weekday masterclass that will inspire the week ahead! These creative classes give you the chance to connect with the community and develop a delicious repetoir for the whole family. These classes in particular are unique to our kickstarter campaign in that you will receive a sustainable goodie bag of our favourite pantry staples:

    Batch cooking
    We go through the building blocks of making meals for the week ahead. Learn delicious staple dishes that can be made in advance for your family to enjoy all week. From plant powered dips and quick crackers to hearty suppers, sweet snacks and nourishing dressings. This workshop will give you all the tools you need to make healthy so simple and enjoyable.

    Monday evenings 6 - 9pm

    KIDS EAT PLANTS
    Workshops for plant passionate children and parents. We focus on healthy whole foods, seasonal ingredients and simple techniques. You will be given a delicious range of new recipes to include wholesome breakfasts, healthy snacks, interesting lunches & family style dinners. We will touch on good nutrition and how to think ahead.

    Pledge includes a spot for a parent and child on the class. Monday Mornings 10am - 1pm

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    • Shared meal and snacks
    • Plant Hub : sustainable goodie bag
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    Pledge £135 or more About US$ 167

    Specialist Masterclass

    Join us at the Plant Academy for a food focussed class. We delve deep into the art of these ancient ingredients and techniques giving you up to date knowledge, new recipes and hands on experiences. Classes always end with lunch together. If one of the classes below lights your fire this pledge is for you!

    Fermentation
    Want to know your Kimchi from your Kraut? We will cover plant based cheeses, Fermented drinks, pickling and preserving.

    Expect to leave with a good knowledge of fantastically fermented food and how to use it.

    This class will include kombucha on arrival and a talk and tasting of out signature fermented foods. as well as hands on making.

    Cacao
    A love for chocolate? If you dream of making your own silky cacao creations this class is for you. In ‘cacao’ we look at the history of our favourite plant and how to make your own chocolates. We will touch on tempering, stone grinding and chocolate application.

    You will leave with one signature recipe and a good grasp of how to make classic bars, bon bons and a dessert.

    Gluten Free Baking
    Learn about gluten free baking. from gluten free sourdough and burger buns to seed loafs and thats. this whistle stop tour gives you good base recipes to begin your gluten free journey.

    Wednesday Mornings on rotation 10:30 am- 2:30pm

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    • Shared meal and snacks
    • Plant Hub : sustainable goodie bag
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    Pledge £150 or more About US$ 185

    Decadent Desserts Workshop

    Co - Founder Lauren Specialises in Raw desserts. Join her for an indulgent exploration of raw dessert design. From the classic cashew cheesecake to nut free desserts, a whole new world of sweeteners and dehydrated sweet treats. We will cover the building blacks of flavour, icings and touch on superfoods.

    This course is for those beginning their Raw Dessert journey. Expect to go away with your own creations, a good understanding of basic raw dessert techniques.

    Third Tuesday of each month 9:30am - 2:00pm

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    Pledge £175 or more About US$ 216

    Guest Chef Weekends

    Throughout the year we will be Joined By Fantastic Guest chefs to share their passion for Plants. This Reward will enable to to join us for any one of them!

    This will be plant powered people with revolutionary books, new expertise and exciting ideas. Expect hands on cookery and a copy of the book. Your'e in for a treat!

    To include the magnificent Dates & Avocados, Rebel Recipes,The Herball, David Bez and many More!

    Saturdays or Sundays throughout 2019

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    Pledge £240 or more About US$ 296

    Vegan For Veganuary!

    We are Launching for January 2019. This month is also known as Veganuary - a campaign to inspire people to go vegan in January.

    Veganuary 2018 grew by 183% with 168,542 participants! This year is set to be even bigger.
    Join us for this special weekly series which will give you recipes, tips and support throughout the month. Paired with lectures from plant based thought leaders, tastings and product launches through the month.

    Expect to be empowered to include plants into your day to day life and to feel good throughout this special plant based month.

    Week One - Plant Mlks, granolas and snacks
    Week two - Grains, vegetables and sprouting
    Week Three - Cheeses, pickles and crackers
    Week Four - Seasonal nutrition
    Week Five - Sweet treats and a final feast.

    Thursday mornings 10:00 - 12:30 or evenings 6:30 - 9pm throughout January.

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    • Recipes to take home
    • Shared meal and snacks
    • Plant Hub : sustainable goodie bag
    • Plant Academy Apron
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    Pledge £350 or more About US$ 432

    Food Styling Weekend

    Are you a budding photographer? Or simply dream of having your own book one day? In this class we will cook photogenic food together and spend time styling and learning the tricks behing the best food photographs.

    As well as recipes you will leave this class with your own mini portfolio of photos.

    Led by our favourite Recipe designer.

    10am – 5pm Saturday and Sunday Running one weekend a month through the year

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    Pledge £450 or more About US$ 555

    Vegan 101

    Curious about a plant based lifestyle? Embark upon our vegan 101 which will guide you through the building blocks of flavours, techniques and skills to empower you to live a more plant based life. Learn everything from nut milks and cheeses to sauces, desserts and main meals.

    This hands on Class is split into four sessions running 3pm - 9pm on Tuesdays throughout the year.

    Week One - Finding flavour
    The fundamentals of plant based milks, drinks and breakfasts.

    Week Two - Making a meal
    learning about the balanced plate. Sprouting, dehydrating, interesting vegetables and perfectly cooked grains.

    Week Three - Cheeses, creams and fermenting
    This is where many people seem to get stuck - Cheese! so we will guide you through how to make an amazing selection of nut cheeses perfect for pizzas, sandwiches and more.

    Week Four - Something Sweet
    this week we delve into plant powered Dessets. Talk about the best sweeteners and cover pastry, ice-cream and cacao.

    This comprehensive class will leave you in good stead to enjoy a country of plants and create confidently.

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    • Shared meal and snacks
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    Pledge £650 or more About US$ 802

    A Plant Life

    In this Workshop series we guide you though new ways to implement plant powered foods into you lifestyle. Joined with our favourite nutricioinses these lifestyle recipes and tips will support you into making long lasting positive change.

    Week One : Seasonal Nutrition. Learn about eating with the seasons enjoying new techniques and flavours. This class talks about creating a balanced plate and a satisfying day.

    Week Two : Mind Food Eating for your mental health. This class talks about Brain focussed foods, omega fats and whole grains and mind powered herbs.

    Week Three : Hormone Health Learn about eating for balance. We will talk about blood sugar, regular eating and targeted foods to support your body through the day.

    Week Four : Adapting to your life. In our final class we talk about wholistic self care, performance and adopting all the knowledge to your life. We end with a team meal.

    one Tuesday a Month 10am - 5pm

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    Pledge £1,200 or more About US$ 1,480

    Plant 123

    Our signature curriculum from fundamentals to advanced plant based cuisine. This curriculum is about inspiring plant passion for anyone who wants to eat healthier to people starting up a business. these class give you the knowledge and skills to find your style. Create signature dishes and showcase who you are in the kitchen.

    Not just for chefs but for budding entrepreneurs or those who already have a business or style and want to evolve who they are. You can see from our video we have creative backgrounds this is even more than delicious and nutricious food but also about eating with your eyes. Our curriculum emphasised the art of plating and design. creating your own unique style and supporting you to be who you are in the kitchen.

    All weeklong classes – to include farm trips & inspiring guest lectures.

    Level One : The building blocks of plant based food. this class teaches fundamental techniques, knife skills and signature recipes. Giving you the basics of building a plant based pantry. from making your own flours and milks to ferments and vinegars.

    in this level you will develop your own signature recipes, flavours and a good pantry of essentials.

    Level Two : Level two is about creating signature dishes. Learning about seasonal nutrition and a balanced plate. We will explore more advanced techniques from dehydration to sous vide and smoking. Giving you a depth of flavour and style to your repertoire.

    Level Three : teaches application of the skills in levels one and two. once you have your own pantry and style how can you apply these skills to life. Here we talk about business. Costing, working in a kitchen, sourcing and connecting with suppliers. This level equips you for a more professional working environment. if you dream of having your own products or starting up a business or working in a restaurant. this class gives you the support to start a career in food.

    This pledge gives you that chance to join us for any level.

    Running Monday to Friday from 9:30am- 3pm throughout the year.

    Includes:
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    • Plant Hub : sustainable goodie bag
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    • Mini Portfolio
    • Plant Loyalty card
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    Pledge £2,000 or more About US$ 2,466

    Culinary Class Pass

    Treat us Like a yoga Studio. Check Out what teachers we have coming up and choose which classes suit you. Up to the value of £2000 this pledge is perfect for passionate foodies who want the whole Plant Academy Experience.

    Includes:
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    • Plant Hub : sustainable goodie bag
    • Plant Loyalty card
    • Salad Pride Book
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    Pledge £5,000 or more About US$ 6,165

    Plant Academy Sponsor

    Have your own bespoke course designed for you or your business. We can develop recipes to fit your needs and create menus perfect for your brand or life.

    This is for people or businesses looking to expand their plant based repertoire and looking for good skills and knowledge within the plant based scene. This pledge includes three days of hands on training plus course design and follow up consultancy.

    This can be done remotely via skype and is a personalised service especially for our Kickstarter. Your will have a relationship with our team and feel supported in bringing a concept or lifestyle into action.

    Dates To be agreed between The Academy and Client.

    Includes:
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    • Mini Portfolio
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