• Learn the secrets to making perfect pastry using Australian ingredients and heirloom flours, combined with impeccable technique and attention to detail. Turn puff into a tart of asparagus, zucchini flowers, ricotta and leeks, sweet pastry into raspberry and lemon verbena tarts and choux into a chocolate and wattleseed cream puff. Like most things, practice makes…

  • The food of India is, quite simply, astounding. Here vegetarian dishes star; turmeric and mustard potatoes as a stand-alone dish, or wrapped in pastry for tasty samosas, palak paneer, cottage cheese and spinach, with chilli, ginger, garlic and coriander can be spicy (or not), and chickpea masala and yellow dahl are also deliciously wholesome. Naturally,…

  • Conquer your fish fears with Dylan as he discusses the all-important facts of seasonality and sustainability, showing how to buy, prepare and cook fish with confidence. He’ll include filleting both round and flat fish, pin boning and scoring, plus cooking methods such as pan frying, steaming, curing, or simply serving raw. This cooking class is…

  • Bryce champions winter vegetables with the respect and enthusiasm they deserve. Dishes will include salt-baked swede with capers, shallots, parsley and buffalo cheese; red cabbage roasted with cider glaze; semolina gnocchi with black trumpet mushrooms; marinated raw cauliflower with spice-roasted chick peas and tahini, and a divine celeriac and apple remoulade with currants and mint….

  • Prepare fragrant curries and accompaniments including spicy Tasmanian salmon, tomato, tamarind and turmeric curry; red chicken curry with Thai basil and lychee; spiced coconut rice with saffron, cardamom and star anise and turmeric pickled vegetables whilst learning to balance the hot, sweet, sour and salty flavours so typical of Thai food. This is a hands-on…

  • Conquer your fish fears with Dylan as he discusses the all-important facts of seasonality and sustainability, showing how to buy, prepare and cook fish with confidence. He’ll include filleting both round and flat fish, pin boning and scoring, plus cooking methods such as pan frying, steaming, curing, or simply serving raw. This cooking class is…

  • If you aspire to be a perfect roaster, presenting perfectly pink beef, crunchy pork, juicy chicken and crispy potatoes every time, this class is for you.  A good roast is simply unbeatable, and Joe will show the techniques guaranteed to produce outstanding flavours, delicious sides and traditional sauces. This cooking class is a hands-on workshop…

  • Dedicated cooks and professionals know the most important kitchen tools are your knives. Learn how to choose the right knife for each purpose and master its use. Includes boning, filleting, slicing and dicing, plus how to sharpen and maintain your investment. Limited to 10 places. This cooking class is a hands-on workshop & involves working…

  • Emiko describes her recipes as soul food, Italian style. Rich in nostalgia, this is comfort food as prepared by generations of her family. From the Mediterranean port city of Taranto, to the elegance of Turin and, of course, her home in Tuscany, dishes will include anchovies baked with buratta, stuffed baby cuttlefish, and walnut grissini….

  • Like all cooking methods, the more you learn of the fundamentals of roasting the more successful your finished dish will be. Join Brad as he looks at different meats and cuts, the essential requirement of brining, achieving perfect crackling, roasting full-flavoured beef or preparing the great Australian leg of lamb, with sides and sauces to…

  •   Discuss the all important facts of seasonality and sustainability while learning to handle fish with ease and confidence. Hear what to look for when buying fish, how to fillet, pin bone, and score, plus cooking methods such as pan frying for crispy skin, steaming, or curing, or simply serving raw. This cooking class is…

  • Janella has been treating digestive concerns for over 20 years and will discuss ways to maintain optimum gut health with simple and delicious foods that support good gut bacteria. Learn the differences between pro-biotic and pre-biotic foods, and the reasons we need them more than ever in these times of widespread antibiotic use. This cooking…