Let's get baking...

Welcome to The Shane Smith Online Cookery School, we are here to help you to become the cook you’ve always wanted to be.

Shane’s online baking classes run in two different formats: Live & self-paced. To find out more about these options, please click here.
If you’re looking to use a voucher, please email info@chefshanesmith.ie and we’ll get you all booked in

How does it work?

1. Select a class
2. Check your email!
3. Go shopping
4. Prepare
5. Let’s bake!

1. Select a class

Choose a class from our tasty list and book online.

2. You've got mail!

Check your mail for the zoom link and shopping list!

3. Go shopping

Pick up the ingredients needed for the class.

4. Preparation

Roll up your sleeves & prepare your ingredients before we start.

5. Let's bake!

Now the fun part, join the online class and let’s get baking!

October 2023

Online Class

7th October @ 10am


It’s no secret, I love a good loaf cake recipe. They’re so easy to make and taste delicious.

On this 90 minute class, I want to share four of my favourites with you. I guarantee they’ll become family favourites.

Apple Crumble Loaf, Jamaican Gingerbread Loaf, Coffee Walnut Loaf & Black Forest Loaf

Online Class

8th October @10am


The struggle to come up with new exciting meals every night is real.

I will share 4 of my favourite, plan ahead, fuss free recipes with you. 

On the class, I will show you how to make, creamy filo fish pie, pork satay meatballs, baked lemon chicken rice and Turkish lamb kebabs.

Online Class

21st Oct @10am


Looking to master the perfect Choux pastry?

This 60 minute class breaks down all the secrets needed to bake beautiful choux pastries every time. 

On the menu

  1. Profiteroles with Chantilly cream
  2. Dark Chocolate Eclairs
  3. Chocolate sauce

Online Class

29th Oct @10am


Come join me this Halloween where I’ll show your little monsters how to make three tasty spooktacular treats.

On this fun class, we’ll make:

  1. Rolo Spider cookies
  2. Chocolate & Orange cobweb cheesecake brownie
  3. Spiderweb gingerbreads




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Tired of the same old lunchbox fillers? My Lucky Lunchbox eBook is jam packed with 14 tasty fuss free, family recipes you will love. 

From healthy muffins and scones, tahini bars to energy balls, this eBook has something for everyone. No fancy ingredients or equipment needed!


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These recipes are some of the most popular recipes I’ve shared over the years and now you can have all 10 of them at the touch of a button.

From scones, potato farls, brown bread, to baileys cheesecake brownies, this book have something for everyone.


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This 10 recipe eBook is full of delicious spooky Halloween treats. Ranging from simple cookies to spiderweb cakes, they’re all delicious.

Whether its for Trick-or- Treaters or for family fun, there’s loads to choose from in this eBook.

"Shane is an excellent teacher, he gives clear instructions, while being friendly and informative. The classes are run at a really nice pace. You get loads of information, tips and tricks, and there are plenty of chances to ask questions throughout"

Jenny Lynch Online class attendee

"The class was easy to follow, we were well prepped in advance with detailed instructions and shopping lists and it made for an enjoyable morning for me and my two young boys from the comfort of our own kitchen"

Catherine O Neill Online class attendee

"You get lots of helpful tips and tricks and you can ask questions throughout. The food is delicious and taught in a way that suits any ability. Would highly recommend"

Lisanne Delaney Online class attendee

"I'd lost interest in baking but Shane managed to get me going again. From booking the class to logging on the day of the class was a seamless process. I could easily join all of Shane's online classes!"

Paula Heneghan Online class attendee