Cooking: the practice or skill of preparing food by combining, mixing, and heating ingredients
Cookery: the practice or skill of preparing and cooking food
So, which one of the following is correct and why?
- I am going for cooking classes, these days.
- I am going for cookery classes, these days.
P.S. I just want to know whether it is grammatically acceptable to say cookery classes or not. Also, before asking this question, I googled up cookery classes (based on my location) and mixed responses came up: