Ocean Delights

With such a diverse range of flavours, textures and preparation techniques, a lot of people are not confident in handling and preparing seafood consistently. For the most part, it’s just hard to know where to begin. This course will introduce you to the joys of the sea as we go step by step through everything from buying, preparing and serving incredible deep blue dishes. We will be working with a wide variety of fresh produce, revamping old favourites and introducing some contemporary flavours and dinner party show stoppers. This includes a combination of theory and practical learning to ensure you’re well equipped to produce seafood perfection every time.

Course Outline:

  • Knife skills
  • Food preparation, safety and hygiene
  • Preparation and cooking of:
  • Prawns
  • Squid
  • Mussels
  • Fish

Learning Outcomes:

  • Student is able to work conscientiously and safely in the kitchen
  • Student is able to work effectively individually and in a small group
  • Student is familiar with food hygiene practices
  • Student develops fundamental kitchen skills
  • Student learns to prepare an array of savoury seafood dishes

What to bring:

  • Apron
  • 2 medium containers
  • 2 large containers
  • Sharp large knife
  • Sharp small knife
  • 2 tea towels
  • Pen

Safety First:

Please ensure you wear closed in shoes, long pants and ensure long hair is tied back.

About the Tutor:

'I’m currently studying a double degree in Medical Science at the University of Sydney with a lifelong obsession of cooking and experimenting in the kitchen. With years of commercial cookery experience and a great passion for teaching, I’m always delighted to meet new people and help develop their culinary skills.' Adam

Other Information:

  • To ensure resources are ready for you at the start of your course, we ask you ideally enrol at least one week before the course commences.
  • All courses need a minimum number of students to run ("we try our hardest to get those") . If your course does not have enough students it will be cancelled prior to the commencement and you will be informed.

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.