Our butcher classes are excellent evenings and can be given as a gift or organised for a group of friends or colleagues. All students are provided with a butcher’s coat, chain mail glove, appropriate knives and equipment and work with our master butcher around the central table in the shop, each from their own block. The classes last for 2 hours (approximately) from 7pm and are very hands on with lots of opportunity to ask questions.

Our Master Butcher will work with you to prepare a variety of classic cuts and you'll leave with the skills to impress your family and friends from your own kitchen! You’ll bone, trim, roll tie and cut a half lamb saddle, prepare a whole chicken to saute, bone, score, roll tie and cut for spare ribs a kilo of pork belly and prepare an oxtail for braising.

All meat worked on for the evening will be yours to take home along with recipes and a bottle of wine from our wine shop to match the meat. If you would like to buy a gift for someone but are unsure of the date, why not buy one of our butchery class gift vouchers?

Upcoming Butchery Classes

Our butchery classes are available to book online or you can send us an online enquiry or call +44 (0)20 7794 9210 to make your booking.

Please note that all events start at 7pm. Please select the date you wish to attend from the list below.

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I have one very happy fiancé thanks to the Hampstead Butcher & Providore. For Christmas, I bought him a butchery experience and tonight he got to do it. Thank you so much!

Hampstead resident, June 2018

Been meaning to go to a butchery class for ages, but wanted to get it right first time; I wasn't disappointed last night! Had the most wonderful two hours ever, against the beautiful backdrop of a dusky Hampstead evening. Your butcher's expertise and finesse with a cleaver is something to be marveled at! Hugely encouraging, generous, and knowledgeable, went home very satisfied and so much the wiser for a fleeting but memorable encounter. Thanks a million!

Hampstead resident, August 2017