5 Food Seminars You Just Have to Take on a Trip to Australia

Want to improve your cooking skills to make dinner-time a little more exciting? Or do you simply want to pick up some tricks to create dishes to rival your friend’s posts on Instagram? Learn from the best at some of Australia’s greatest cooking schools.

Fratelli Fresh

7 Danks St, Waterloo NSW 2017

Learn how to cook gourmet food from fresh, simple produce. While you’ll usually only learn one or two recipes, you’ll leave with a few of Fratelli Fresh’s secrets for you dinner party bag of tricks. It is often good to book a month or two in advance because the classes are in very high demand. You’ll see why when you finally make it to one! Finish off the day with a meal in the Fratelli Fresh restaurant or by admiring the fresh fine foods on sale.

Victor’s Food

Danks Street, Waterloo NSW 2017

You’re only a cooking class away from mastering a Mexican feast. At Victor’s you’ll learn all about the flavor combinations that make authentic Mexican food so tricky to replicate. It’s not only about the food though; you’ll improve your knife skills, too. The classes have been known to make for a successful corporate bonding experience, so you might like to head down with the work colleagues. Learn and taste the Mexican culinary ways together.  Buen Provecho!

Sticky Rice Cooking School

96 Old Mount Barker Road, Stirling SA 5152

In this hands-on cooking class, you’ll become a pro in the preparation of Asian cuisine. Classes usually go for about four hours, but you won’t spend the whole time slaving over a stove. You will dine on your special creations with your fellow classmates with some complementary wine and beer.

Death by Chocoron

22 Wilson Avenue , Brunswick, VIC 3056

Zumbo, eat your heart out! After this two-day class, you’ll be handcrafting these fiddly treats like a pro. The class moves slowly through the steps, so if you’re a bit of rookie do not fear. Not only do you go home with an impressive new skill, you’ll take some delectable desserts with you.

Establishing a Food Business Seminar

22 Wilson Avenue, Brunswick, VIC 3056

With all your new cooking skills, how about establishing your own food business? This seminar will get you on your way. You’ll find out everything you need to know about developing a business plan, selecting a location and marketing effectively. A Certified Practicing Accountant whom holds a lifetime of experience with successful business ownership will run the course. A must-do for any aspiring food entrepreneur.

Jordy Zonaras is a media student and self-proclaimed foodie who adores communities with cooking classes. Click here to browse her favourites – she particularly loves real estate in Meadow Heights