The Great Cook is a project where people come together to batch cook meals. Everyone brings ingredients and takes home portions for the week. 



You need to sign up for Great Cook sessions, to show you are coming and to select the ingredient you will be bringing along. 

There are 8 Great Cook sessions part of the Spring programme


In our Barking Shop

Quinoa Salad

Jollof Rice

Dolma (Vine Leaves)

Classic Scones with a Twist


In Dagenham

Jollof Rice

Vegetarian Chow Mein

Summer Salad

Teen Cook: Rainbow Pizza


Great Cook Variations

Baby Cook
Making batches of baby food is a great way to nourish your baby and meet other parents. Over the 2 hours parents will take turns cooking and looking after the babies.

Teen Cook
Teen Cook sessions are batch cooking sessions by teenagers, for teenagers. A great opportunity for teenagers to learn in a fun environment and then cook for others at home.