Masterclass Cooking Sessions

Tuesday October 10th, 2017

If you have ever wanted to sharpen up your culinary skills then South Wharf is the place to be this Spring in Melbourne. With several places to choose from, you and a group of other inquisitive food fans can partake of an informative and tasty masterclass in food preparation and cooking.

In particular, we are happy to announce master classes in sushi, Thai and sausage making. With master chefs on hand to dish out the lessons, we know you will walk away with not just a full belly, but a full appreciation of the finer things behind the food.

Roll some sushi with Chef Uein at Akachochin

Join a small group of 10 fellow sushi enthusiasts at Akachochin and watch Head Chef Uein Hayashi Lee create three different types of sushi rolls. Once he is done, he will guide you through the re-creation of these fine dishes for you to enjoy later.

Chef Uein will show guests the process of preparing the fish, what cuts to look for and the best local spots to locate your ingredients giving you the skills and knowledge to confidently prepare sushi in your own time.

Sushi cooking

Cost: $99pp

What to expect:

  • Fun, education and interaction
  • Recipe books to take home
  • Learn from a top Japanese head chef
  • Enjoy your creations with a complimentary Sake or glass of wine

Location: 33 South Wharf Promenade, South Wharf, Melbourne


Get your meat grind on at Common Man

Learn everything you need to know about sausage making with Head Chef Lorenzo Casu at Common Man. During the class, you’ll discover how to find the best cuts of meat, how to grind it, which herbs and seasonings to add and how to fill natural sausage casings.

Later you’ll cook your snags and enjoy a sit-down gourmet sausage lunch with a satisfying cold beer. Sit back and admire the view of the Yarra River and Melbourne’s skyline whilst chatting with your classmates.

Sausage masterclass

Cost: $89pp

What to expect:

  • Intimate class of 14 people
  • Classes will start at 10am and finish approx. at 12pm
  • Classes ideal for beginners (just bring a container to ferry home your freshly made sausages)
  • Recipe card with instructions

 Location: 39 Dukes Walk, South Wharf, Melbourne


Explore some Thai flavour at BangPop

BangPop‘s head chef Chanyut Nitmaha (Charlie) will take you on a journey of culinary discovery where you create a delicate and delicious fusion of Thai flavours. Learn the trade secrets behind crafting the most satisfying Pad Thai along with one of Thailand’s all-time favourite dishes, Green Papaya Salad in this two-hour masterclass.

When you’ve finished cooking you’ll kick back with your new-found foodie friends and enjoy your creations with a glass of wine or beer!

Thai masterclass

Cost: $89pp

What to expect:

  • The finest and freshest seasonal ingredients
  • Gorgeous riverside views overlooking the Yarra River
  • A fun and relaxed environment

Location: 35 South Wharf Promenade, South Wharf, Melbourne


All these venues have run successful Masterclasses in the past and we know the upcoming classes will be just as successful and popular so make a booking now and don’t miss this opportunity to learn from the best.