Take a masterclass with the world’s best chefs at Melbourne Food and Wine Festival

Everything you need to know about the World's 50 Best masterclasses held as part of Melbourne Food & Wine Festival from April 1-2. Take a masterclass with the world’s best chefs at Melbourne Food and Wine Festival
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Take a masterclass with the world’s best chefs at Melbourne Food and Wine Festival

Everything you need to know about The World's 50 Best Restaurants MasterClasses held as part of Melbourne Food & Wine Festival from April 1-2.


By Laura Price

Ever wondered how the finest chefs on the planet create some of their signature dishes? Now’s your chance to find out, by attending one of eight MasterClasses held by the chefs in town for The World’s 50 Best Restaurants awards. 

Check out the line-up and book tickets before they’re gone.

David Thompson

2017 MFWF MasterClass with David Thompson, Melbourne, Victoria

The restaurants: Nahm, Bangkok and Long Chim in multiple locations
What he's known as: The best Thai chef in the world
Venue: Deakin Edge, Melbourne
When: April 1

CARLO CRACCO

2017 MFWF MasterClass with Carlo Cracco, Melbourne, Victoria

The restaurant: Ristorante Cracco, Milan
What he's known for: Reinvention of classic Italian cooking
Venue: Deakin Edge, Melbourne
When: April 1

Wylie Dufresne

2017 MFWF MasterClass with Wylie Dufresne, Melbourne, Victoria

The restaurants: Formerly wd~50 and Alder, New York
What he's known for: America's maverick, boundary-pushing chef
Venue: Deakin Edge, Melbourne
When: April 1

Zaiyu Hasegawa

2017 MFWF MasterClass with Zaiyu Hasegawa, Melbourne, Victoria

The restaurant: Den, Tokyo
What he's known for: Putting the fun into Japanese fine dining
Venue: Deakin Edge, Melbourne
When: April 1

Jorge Vallejo

2017 MFWF MasterClass with Jorge Vallejo, Melbourne, Victoria

The restaurant: Quintonil, Mexico City
What he's known for: A trailblazer of modern Mexican cooking
Venue: Deakin Edge, Melbourne
When: April 2

Ashley Palmer-Watts

2017 MFWF MasterClass with Ashley Palmer-Watts, Melbourne, Victoria

The restaurant: Dinner by Heston Blumenthal, London
What he's known as: Heston Blumenthal's creative foil
Venue: Deakin Edge, Melbourne
When: April 2

Gastón Acurio

2017 MFWF MasterClass with Gastón Acurio, Melbourne, Victoria

The restaurant: Astrid y Gastón, Lima
What's he known for: The powerhouse who introduced the world to Peruvian cuisine
Venue: Deakin Edge, Melbourne
When: April 2

This article originally appeared on World's 50 Best

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