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Re-Opening Announcement

I'm delighted to tell you that my online shop is now open again after my recent maternity leave. I'm adding new products daily, so keep an eye out for them!

In-person classes are still on hold for the foreseeable, but keep an eye on the website and social media for new recipes and online cookery and meal planning courses coming very soon!

Happy Cooking....


Roisin Matthews Mess Chef Cookery Classes Photo: David Connachy

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Children's Cookery Classes

Mess Chef provides fun and educational children's cookery classes in Ireland. With a focus on sensory techniques, our unique cookery classes help children discover new foods in a stress free environment. Teaching children about food and cookery from a young age is proven to support a healthy lifestyle throughout their lives. We hold parent and child cookery and sensory play classes for children from 18months upwards, as well as healthy eating workshops for schools and preschools. We also stock a range of products including the wonderful Kiddikutter Children's Safety Knives

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Absolutely fantastic class. My 2.5 year old little boy had an ball today. Creative, original, fun and educational.

Kathryn, Mum of 3

We had an absolutely amazing time at our playgroup! All of the children loved creating their own cheesecakes and playing with the sensory activities.  

Kelly, Playgroup Organiser

my 2 year old granddaughter , absolutely loves mess chef every week. she loves the sensory play that they do while in class and she eats everything that's cooked!

Gill, Grandmother