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Team Building

Celebrate a win, rebuild team relationships, reward clients, add value to your conference, or welcome new employees.

Ignite your company’s team spirit with an interactive cooking challenge, full of fun and laughter.

Your team building event can be tailor-made to suit your needs and ensure your objectives are met. Our very popular Master Chef Cook off, Mystery Box Challenge & our Amazing Race Culinary Adventures are just a taste of what we can do.

Cooking Classes

We offer 3 hour cooking sessions with many styles of cuisine.

Our classes are specifically designed to make cooking less intimidating, increase your skills and confidence, and allow you to explore your unique flair. Enjoy helping prepare the food and joining in the cooking process, resulting in a more enjoyable and beneficial learning outcome than simply observing a cooking demonstration.


Chef's Skills Course

Brisbane’s only comprehensive 6 week Chef Skills Course.

Learn every skill you need to know to feel like the master of your kitchen. The focus is on enjoying the experience, gaining confidence, and learning essential cooking and presentation techniques.

Suitable for all skill levels from beginners to advanced, this is a hands on, interactive cookery course designed for those with a passion for cooking.

Private Events

The perfect venue for your next private event. Some ideas:

Hens and Bucks parties
Baby Showers
Private Dining
Mothers groups
Christmas parties
High Teas… and so much more!

Choose one of our classes or we can help you plan an event you’ll love. We welcome BYO drinks for your event.

Dirty Black Beef with biltong, chilli and coriander bling

Dirty Black Beef with biltong, chilli, pistachio and coriander bling   Anyone that knows me also knows that I'm the worlds laziest chef.  If there is a shortcut or if I can shave some time off and still get my beautiful result, I'm just all for it. Which is probably...

I dreamt of Africa…and Bunny Chow

Four years is a very long time not to return to see friends and family, but the amazing news is that I leave in less than two weeks, and there is much excitement! Australia is most definitely my home now, but I will always have Africa beating through my veins. I've...

The Queen of Culinary Bling hunts for black diamonds

Hello fellow foodies This weekend was an amazing celebration of foodie fabulousness.  Not only is Canberra studded with beautiful wineries and smokehouses full of amazing products, it's also the perfect spot to grow truffles. Imagine my excitement when arriving on The...

Hard Core Carnivore Team Build with JBS Australia

Hard Core Carnivore Team Build with JBS Australia When JBS Australia gave me a call and asked to tailor-make a team building and cooking session for a group eager ex-butchers I was over the moon. As an ex farm girl I have spent many years at my father's side learning...

When BHP came back to me…

Vanilla Zulu Team Building Events We have very lovely and loyal clients that come back to us again and again for more culinary adventures. One of our favourite and very loyal clients BHP Billiton came back to us for yet ANOTHER team building session at Vanilla Zulu....

Week 6 – Plump sweet potato, sage and bacon stuffed roast chicken…with a culinary bronzer

Bling up your next roast with this fabulous 'spray-tanned' roast chicken!   Roast chicken is an all time favourite.  It's the definitive crowd pleaser and will never go out of fashion.  'Bling' up your next roast with this fabulous turmeric and curry...