If organizing a hen do, it’s important to pick activities that not only suit the bride-to-be but also the whole group, this is especially important if you have a group of mixed ages and relations. A full on weekend isn’t always everyone’s cup of tea, so if you aren’t up for any of the more traditional activities and would rather something that tantalizes your taste buds and is full of flavor with a lot of laughs then a foodie hen party is just the thing for you!
Cheese & Wine Tasting in Amsterdam
If heading to the colorful Capital of the Netherlands- Amsterdam for a hen weekend; you won’t be disappointed with the endless choice of restaurants, cafes and bars. Scattered amongst the picturesque canals and cobbled streets they are the perfect place to unwind, relax and enjoy the Dutch specialty… Cheese! Add a cheese and wine tasting activity to your Amsterdam agenda and you will be in foodie heaven, this fun and interesting session will see you try 6 amazing cheeses accompanied by 3 different delicious wines. During this session you will learn all about cheeses from one of the ‘Cheese Masters’ from how they’re made to what to look out for when you’re tasting them.
Private Sushi Class in London
A sushi making hen do is a unique and stylish way to celebrate in the Capital. Talented Keiko from Sushi Queen offers a bespoke memorable sushi cookery party especially for hen groups. During the class, hands on Keiko will teach you all about the different types of sushi, how to make it and the art of it, and of course you’ll all have a chance to eat your creations at the end.
Chocolate Making in Bristol
The vibrant city of Bristol is a great choice for a UK hen do; it has something for everyone from its fantastic street art scene (it’s where Banksy originates from) to its nightlife and music. With its vast choice of eateries all bursting with fresh cuisine it makes for an ideal weekend away.
If you prefer sweet to savory and would rather an indulgent activity for your hen do, Chocolate making class fits the bill. Led by a master Chocolatier, you will create your very own chocolatey delights. Making, cutting, dipping and decorating and of course enjoying your delicious hand made truffles.
Spanish Cooking Class in Barcelona
Barcelona is home to a wealth of Mediterranean culture and is certainly a dream destination for all foodies. The Catalan Capital boasts some of the best tapas restaurants in the World, as well as; outstanding bars, stunning landmarks and irresistible cuisine. The beauty of Barcelona is that it offers the best of both worlds; not only will you experience a city break packed with sightseeing and shopping you will also have the opportunity to relax at the lively beach bars and cafes.
Add a touch of culinary magic to your hen do in Barcelona with an authentic Spanish cookery class. You will learn from a professional chef how to prepare and cook a traditional Spanish dish. This two to three hour class based in Barcelona’s city centre will equip you and the girls with some seriously gastronomic skills that will ensure you impress your friends and family when you return home.
Gin Tasting In Brighton
The decadent Metrodeco venue in the heart of Kemp Town in Brighton (just off of the sea front) hosts a fabulously vintage Gin Tasting activity. With its 1930’s inspired decor and waiting staff it is very quintessentially ‘Brighton’ and a perfect addition to any hen do in Brighton.
Here you’ll learn all about the history of this very ‘on trend’ drink and what makes it so appealing and tasty. Be prepared, you and the girls may get a little bit tipsy as you taste the three different types of gin and learn all about its flavours. But fret not, paired with the drinks there’ll be an assorted cheese board for you all to nibble on as you sip on gin and taste one of Metrodeco’s mouth watering gin cocktails.
Karaoke Brunch at Bunga Bunga Battersea
Fun party restaurant and bar Bunga Bunga in South London is an ideal venue for those who like a lively memorable hen do. Every Saturday daytime they host a two hour Karaoke Brunch filled with singing and a delicious three course menu to suit everyone’s palate. Choose from fluffy, jam-filled doughnuts dipped in Nutella, fresh fruit, chacuterie and its famous renowned crispy sourdough pizza. With a choice of over 5,000 songs you can sing your heart out or enjoy watching the weird yet wonderful entertainment the restaurant has to offer – this is an ultimate karaoke brunch, one which you and the girls will never forget.