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Cooking shows urging you to up your culinary game? Sign up to a cooking class and build a brand new recipe with local, seasonal produce handpicked from kitchen gardens, farm gates and local markets across regional Victoria. With masterclasses and hands-on workshops at restaurants, wineries and purpose-built schools, you'll be making a meal of Victoria's best in no time.

Gather your favourite wannabe culinary kings and queens, sign up for a class, and enjoy the fruits of your labour over a feast with a matching local tipple.

Italian

Make nonna proud and master the art of handmade pasta, sausages, sauces and multi-course Italian feasts. Go Italiano at Green Olive at Red Hill, A Tavola at Pizzini Wines, Al Dente Cooking School at Billanook Estate, and Bendigo's Epicurean Delicatessen. Pronto.

French

Don't soufflé alone, join a French cooking class. In Trentham, learn from legendary Annie Smithers at Du Fermier's masterclasses in all things French and farmhouse: smoking, charcuterie, pies, cassoulet and custards. For an encore, master the ancient French art of charcuterie and impress your pals with your own pâté made at Piper Street Food Co. in Kyneton.

Thai

Ballarat's Catfish will have you prepping contemporary dishes, including coconut soups and spicy salads, to feast on with matching wines. You'll be tongue Thai-ed.

Bread making

Make and break bread with your friends at Redbeard Historic Bakery's Sunday sourdough workshops in Trentham. Find the romance in perfect pastries, pies, pasta and breadmaking at Milly & Romeo's Cooking School & Artisan Bakery in Koonwarra.

Bush food

At Gippsland's Peppermint Ridge Farm, go a little Leyland Brothers with bush food cooking classes, part of the Native Creative Cooking School. On Sundays, The Saltbush Kitchen in Ballarat will show you the way of bush spices and how to use them at home.

All seasons

Learn about local, sustainable and ethical produce while mastering artisan cheese and dessert making at 100 Mile Foodie in Frankston and Venus Bay, and get into seasonal eating for health and vitality at working farm 2 Macs Farms at Arthurs Seat on the Mornington Peninsula.

Explore organic seasonal flavours from the garden at Bella Vedere in the Yarra Valley and let renowned chef Gary Cooper make the process and creativity of cooking easy, or explore creating meals from around the world with local produce at Locavore Studios in Lilydale.

At celebrated Simone's in Bright, help collect wild herbs and mushrooms before heading into the purpose-built cooking school to prepare a meal to share. In Gippsland, take a seat at Tamsin's Table for the Kitchen Harvest Seasonal Cooking Class: cook a three-course meal with traditional farm cookery techniques.

From beginners to MasterChef maybes

Start with basics and move on to handmade pasta, cheese-making and smallgoods workshops and classes at Gippsland's Culinaire Cooking School, or try your hand at baking, cheese, ice cream, and a veritable globe of world cuisines at Cusina Colac.

Cooking on three burners? Sign up for hands on tuition with senior chefs and masterclasses from the country's best at the purpose-built cooking school at Daylesford's legendary Lake House.

Eat and retreat

Put the treat in retreat at a live-in cooking school. Immerse yourself in culinary greatness with three days of classes, produce tours and wine tasting at George's B&B and Culinary Retreat on the Mornington Peninsula, or sharpen your skills with a three-day culinary retreat at the Great Ocean Road Cooking Lodge and Retreat by Otao Kitchen.

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Regional cooking classes

Cooking Classes at Georgie Bass

Georgie Bass Café and Cookery, in conjunction with Miele, run fortnightly classes in Flinders on...

Catfish

Set the cat among your tastebuds with contemporary Thai made with fresh, market-sourced produce.

Cooking School at Piper Street Food Company

Private cooking classes with Damian Sandercock, owner and head chef of Piper Street Food Company....

A tavola! Cooking School at Pizzini Wines

Katrina Pizzini's A tavola! Cooking School is based at Pizzini Wines in the King Valley. Katrina's...

Green Olive at Red Hill

Deliberate over the all-day tapas and wine menu, visit the farm shop and join a cooking class.

The Pickled Sisters Cafe

Set in the picturesque grounds of Cofield Wines, The Pickled Sisters Cafe is located in the small...

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Cooking Classes - Macarons

Together you will make a batch of macarons and their fillings from scratch, including making Italian meringue, using egg albumen, sugar, chocolate...

26 Aug 2017
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Food & wine

Adult Cooking Classes

Summer preserves, macarons, lollies for grown ups, these are just a few of our adult cooking classes. Let Jaci teach you how to make mini berry cream...

26 Aug 2017
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Food & wine

Cannoli making at Politini Wines - Sicilian Cooking Experiences

Take time out and come along to the picturesque King Valley for Politini Wines' Sicilian Cooking Experiences - Cannoli making. Love Cannoli? Master...

1 Sep 2017
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2 Sep 2017

Food & wine

Cooking Classes - Winter Preserves

The winter growing season produces a great range of vegetables that can be preserved in various ways. This class teaches you the basics of home...

9 Sep 2017

Learning

Bimbimbi Farm Strawberry Jam Making Workshop

Do you want to make the best strawberry jam? How about working hands on in a professional kitchen along side the chef? Nina Meiers, farming her...

19 Sep 2017
19 Sep 2017

Food & wine

Kids in the Kitchen Cooking Classes - School Holidays

Every school holidays, Jacican Food Studio opens its doors to the next generation of chefs. Primary aged children will learn the skills to make a...

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