Day Two

Virtual Cookery Masterclass​

July 1 – 18:00 to 19:30pm​

Lerato Umah-Shaylor

Lerato Foods & Naturals Ltd

Lerato Foods
Lerato Foods

About this session

Join Lerato for an explosion of flavours in a virtual masterclass that will take you on an adventure across Africa. You will learn to cook vibrant recipes that can easily be adapted to suit your lifestyle.

Lerato is a masterful speaker and teacher. Her cookery classes are not only engaging but informative and a lot of fun. Her ability to teach a crowd while still engaging with individual needs is one of the many things that makes her cookery masterclass stand out.

You will enjoy cooking alongside Lerato and fellow delegates, as she shares her tips and tricks for using spices to make magic in the kitchen. Afterwards, sit back, relax and enjoy dinner!

About Lerato

Lerato Umah-Shaylor is a cookery writer, TV presenter, and teacher on a mission to bring African flavours to a global table, and to the homes of food lovers across the world. She is one of the strongest voices in contemporary African cuisine, using her roots, family, and unique experiences to celebrate the rich culture and food of the continent.

Her cookery school pioneered teaching African cookery in the United Kingdom, bringing the largely unexplored cuisine to the homes and hearts of cooks in the UK and beyond. She has worked with some of the best names in food and lifestyle as well as multinationals, educational and local organisations. She has collaborated with Waitrose to host her long table feasts in stores across the country and she develops vibrant recipes with global rice giant, Tilda.

She has also worked with multinational clients such as SHELL, GSK, Soho Group, Slack, Aviva PLC, NGOs and educational organisations like Imperial College London, teaching and hosting professionals from across the world.

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