Unleash Your Inner Baker

Unlock the secrets to tantalising desserts, tempting cakes and sweet treats with award-winning pastry chef, Shane Smith.

The Shane Smith online cookery school

Whether you’re a beginner with a love for food or a kitchen pro, there’s a class to suit everyone. You’ll learn the how’s and why’s behind each recipe. During the interactive class via Zoom, Shane will walk you through the recipe steps and cook along with you, answering any questions you may have. Come join us, brush up your skills and learn some new ones!

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Pull up a chair and join me at my online kitchen table. In all my online classes, I aim to introduce you to a world of new recipes and help you elevate your techniques.

I pride myself in sharing tried & tested recipes that actually work! I have tweaked and perfected them over the years and I’m super excited to share these and tons of industry tips & tricks with you all.

Just like cream rises to the top, your new and improved cooking skills will not go unnoticed for long!

Shane Smith

Pastry Chef

Some kind words...

It has been a pleasure working with Shane for different campaigns over the years, Shane has always supplied top quality recipes, imagery and engaging videos for our media channels.


Our social committee organized an online virtual cook-along class with Shane. It was so much fun & interactive We learned how to make 3 new dishes with extra tips & tricks along the way. The class was finished with a competition for the winning dishes. It was a great team-building event and to say everyone enjoyed it would be an understatement

Bausch Health

Gem Pack Foods are delighted to have Shane Smith as their Brand Ambassador. His unique approach and creativity in the kitchen enables Gem to reach amateur and professional bakers and aspiring homemakers. Shane always creates exciting and innovative recipes that showcase Gem to the Irish audience. His easy manner, great personality and passion for baking makes him Gem’s first choice Brand Ambassador

Gem Foods

We were incredibly pleased with our collaboration with Shane Smith on our Harvest Afternoon Tea campaign in 2021. Shane was a pleasure to work with, both in the planning and the execution of the campaign.Shane is an expert talent in his field, and his years of experience shine through in his ideas and presentation and we could not have collaborated with a better chef

Ice House Hotel Niall Kerins, General Manager

Shane is a great supporter of Irish food and has showcased many Irish food products including our range of St. Tola Goat cheese. He has created innovative yet practical recipes using our cheese which he shared with us and showcased on his own social platforms, which we have used time and time again. His eye for food photography and creativity in recipe development has been of great help to our business.

St. Tola Goat Cheese Siobhan ní Ghairbhith

We have worked with Shane on numerous projects over the years. He is a talented chef with an eye for detail and he is an absolute pleasure to work with. Shane has created several recipes for us which received a great response from our customers. Shane is a fantastic advocate for local products and we are looking forward to working with him again in the future.’

Donegal Rapeseed Oil

At Butler's Organics, we were delighted to be offered the opportunity to liaise with the fab pastry chef Shane Smith on recipe development and social promotion to showcase our produce. We were blown away with the outcome of the campaign.

Butler's Organic Eggs Paula Butler

We were delighted to work with Shane on a recent food photography project. He is so professional, creative and has that all important chef’s eye! We cannot recommend Shane highly enough and we look forward to working with him again.

O'Donnell's Crisps Kate O'Donnell

Shane Smith has been a Kenwood Ireland brand ambassador coming up to two years. We look forward to seeing Shane's monthly recipes and every time we are blown away. He always delivers his content on time making working with him so easy. His recipe and content creation is amazing as you can see from his highly engaged audience.

Kenwood World

I’ve worked with a lot of chefs over the years and Shane is up there with the best. We start our process by brainstorming ideas, talking about the spec and theme and he is always creative with his ideas and professional in his approach. Then Shane goes away to work his magic, creating stunning images and interesting recipes, delivering clean copy and most importantly, on time. On top of that, working with Shane is fun, and always come with a laugh.

Irish Country Living Magazine