What kind of classes do you cater for?
Adult workshops, hen parties, stag nights, bespoke classes, individual classes, team building, children’s birthday parties, children’s camps.
Where are you located?
Friary Street, Kilkenny. Click here to view a map and get directions.
Is there parking?
Yes. Behind the school is a public car park. The first 15 mins are free, then its €1.30 per hour. The nearby Ormonde Street carpark is also €1.30 per hour or €3.00 daily rate.
What ages are classes suitable for?
We have a variety of classes suitable for children from 6 upwards.
What do parties include?
Pizza making, cupcake decorating and a small birthday cake provided.
If a child has attended a party before can they do something different?
Yes. We will design a class to suit the child. We will endeavour not to repeat classes if advised in advance.
What do classes involve for children aged 10+?
Classes including recipes. They weigh and make everything themselves. They become confident and teamwork is part of the experience.
Do children need to bring anything?
All ingredients and equipment will be provided, including disposable aprons.
Do the children keep what they make?
Yes. They bring home whatever they make, as well as the recipes.
How long does a party last?
Parties last around two hours.
What other classes are offered?
During holidays and midterms we run camps for children aged 6 +, 10 + and 13 +.
Can I watch the class?
Yes, parents can stay to look or can avail of a coffee in the shop.
What are your qualifications/experience?
We have cooking qualifications coupled with over 45 years of combined experience, ranging right up to Michelin star standard. Our love of baking comes from our mothers, who are both keen home cooks.
How long are you in business?
A Slice of Heaven is nearing its 10th anniversary, the shop is in its fourth year.
Do you use pre-prepared produce in classes?
Where possible, everything is fresh and not processed. Sometimes we need to start or have ready in advance some items to allow us to demonstrate the items in a timely fashion.
Are there minimum numbers needed?
A minimum of three people are needed for the class to proceed. A minimum of ten guests are required for birthday parties unless previously agreed. Minimum charge is for ten guests.