Demonstration and Tapas Lunch

For groups of 10 to 30 guests.


Guests are greeted with espresso coffee, herbal tea and lavender lemonade, before a demonstration in the Springfield house kitchen of some of the items they will be having for lunch. The menu is tapas inspired.


Suggested Programme: (timings can be adjusted to suit requirements)

9.30am Guests arrive at Springfield House.

Morning tea, espresso, tea, herbal tea and lavender lemonade is served.

10.00am Ruth introduces demonstration. Guests are seated for demonstration (of tapas style lunch menu) in Springfield house kitchen.

11.45am Guests are invited on a tour of the herb and salad gardens, and the RPC kitchen.

12.15pm Guest seated in dining room and lunch is served.

1.45pm Guests are free to spend time in the Kitchen Shop.

2.00pm Guests depart Springfield.

Price: $140.00 (excluding GST) per guest


Price excludes wine and beer. With your proposal we will show you a range of beverages to choose from.

See below for a suggested menu, or feel free to talk to our team at about personalising your own cooking class.


Morning Tea

Milk Rolls with Prosciutto, Asparagus and Mustard Mayonnaise

Little Chocolate Salted Caramel Tarts


Caffe L’affare Primo Espresso Coffee, Loose Leaf Tea, Herbal Tea Infusion

Springfield Lavender Lemonade



Vietnamese Caramelised Peanut Sauce with Chunky Vegetable Crudités


Tapas Style Lunch

Baked Ricotta Cakes with Lemon and Sundried Tomato Dressing

Tuna Tartare with Crushed Green Peas, Mint and Goat Cheese Curd

Beef Tataki with Soy Dipping Sauce

Skewered Pork Belly Yakatori

Salt and Pepper Squid with Lemon Dressing

Soft-Boiled Eggs with Browned Butter, Bottarga and Chervil

Prawns with Chermoula Paste and Pineapple Salsa



Butterscotch Crème Brulee with Poached Apricots


Caffe L’affare Primo Espresso Coffee, Loose Leaf Tea, Herbal Tea Infusion, Lavender Lemonade