Delia has been teaching the country to cook for over 50 years and has sold more than 21 million books. She was awarded the prestigious Order of the Companions of Honour in 2017, receiving the award from HM The Queen for her contribution to cooking and cookery education. Delia is joint majority shareholder at Norwich City Football Club.
Visit Norwich and take a Food & Wine Workshop with Delia Smith
On this exclusive tour, you'll be hosted by Delia for a full day at her Food and Wine Workshop, where you'll also be joined by chef Alex Mackay and wine expert Jason Banner.
Your fun-packed food and drink experiences will include a three-course lunch, a wine tasting, a cooking demonstration with Alex, a cocktail masterclass and a special Q&A session with Delia and the team. You'll also dine at Delia's Restaurant and Bar.
A past guest on this trip said:
"It was an extremely pleasant group and people mixed well. As a solo traveller I was made to feel welcome. The highlights of the trip were the two visits to Delia Smith's. Both excellent, entertaining and very professional. I would be very happy to do this trip again."
Dine at Delia's
Enjoy a special dinner at Delia's Restaurant and Bar. This acclaimed restaurant offers meals to Delia's exacting standards and has a seasonal menu that puts the emphasis on local produce. You will have canapés on arrival and a three-course dinner, followed by coffee and something sweet.
Delia culinary day
Your Food and Wine Workshop includes morning coffee with homemade cake, an opportunity to browse the gift shop for books and equipment, a three-course lunch with wine, cooking demonstration with Alex, wine tasting with Jason, cocktail masterclass with a cocktail expert, Q&A session with the team, tea and coffee, and a book signing with Delia and Alex.
You'll have some free time to relax and explore the local area at your leisure. Stroll around beautiful Norwich, taking in the castle, historic cathedral and the river, or venture further afield to Felbrigg Hall Estate or the beach at Cromer.
Reasons to book
Special dinner at Delia's
Day with Delia
Food and Wine Workshop
Your expert guides
- A full day's focus on food and wine at Delia's Food and Wine Workshop
- A special Q&A with Delia and the team
- Dining at Delia's restaurant
- Free time to explore Norwich and beyond
- Three nights in a double room on a Bed & Breakfast basis at the Holiday Inn Norwich City Centre
The short break is unguided - you will be sent full joining instructions on where to meet for the activities with Delia
Day1Arrive in NorwichNorwich, United Kingdom
Arrive at your hotel and check in for your three-night stay. The Holiday Inn Norwich City is a mere 10 minutes from the charming medieval centre, where you can stroll around the beautiful walkways of the city, exploring the many shops or Cathedral. Being just a short walk from Norwich's main line train station the Holiday Inn Norwich City is perfectly located. What's more, with the hotel overlooking the famous Norwich City Football Club, guests have the luxury of front row seats from the comfort of their bedroom!
Day2Delia’s Food and Wine WorkshopNorwich, United Kingdom
Your special day of cookery with Delia Smith and chef Alex Mackay includes coffee and cake on arrival, followed by a live cookery demonstration from Alex and a masterclass from a cocktail expert. This is followed by a three-course lunch and a tutored wine tasting with wine expert Jason Banner from Peter Graham Wines. Delia and Alex will be happy to sign books, both old and new. Delia, Alex and other specialists will also take part in a Q&A session, after which tea is served.
Day3Free time and dining experience at Delia’s restaurantNorwich, United Kingdom
This morning is yours at leisure to relax and explore the city just a short walk from the doorstep. A little further afield are the Norfolk Broads, Felbrigg Hall Estate, Norwich Castle and plenty more to see and do.
This evening, one of the highlghts of the tour is a special dining experience at Delia's restaurant. Delia's Restaurant and Bar is a beautiful restaurant where you are guaranteed the combination of friendly service and a relaxed atmosphere. Delia's recipes are all cooked to her exacting standards. You can enjoy canapes on arrival, a three-course dinner followed by coffee and something sweet. Delia's Restaurant and Bar is committed to supporting local produce and the menu changes regularly to reflect the seasons.
Day4Check outNorwich, United Kingdom
Check out of your hotel this morning for your onward travel home. You could always fit in some local sightseeing on your way!
Holiday Inn Norwich City
Four-star hotel and restaurant in the centre of Norwich
Located on Carrow Road, the Holiday Inn Norwich City is ideally located a short walk from Norwich's main line train station and a mere 10 minutes from the charming medieval centre, where you can stroll around the beautiful walkways of the city, exploring the many shops or the Cathedral.
The hotel overlooks the famous Norwich City Football Club, so you have the luxury of front row seats from the comfort of your bedroom! Guest rooms offer a pillow menu, iron and ironing board, separate bath and shower and oversized bath towels and robes. You'll also find tea and coffee-making facilities, satellite TV and a work desk with lamp.
The casual, light-filled restaurant serves buffet breakfasts, as well as international dishes for lunch and dinner. The contemporary lounge bar is the place to chat with friends over cocktails, or just relax in an armchair and watch live TV sports.
The hotel is equipped with a mini gym containing a cross trainer, a rowing machine, free weights, static bike and treadmill.
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* PLEASE NOTE, from price is based on two sharing a room and is subject to availability at time of booking. Single supplement £125. Holidays are operated by and subject to the booking conditions of TS Tours, a wholly independent company. Full cancellation terms available at https://tstours.co.uk/assets/tandc.pdf. Holiday is shared with select UK media brands. In the case of unforeseen circumstances, expert(s) may be substituted, and any expert-led events and the overall itinerary may be subject to change. Expert(s) will not join you for your full trip duration unless otherwise stated.