Cooking Class and Food Tour
OTAO Kitchen in conjunction with Melbourne Food Experiences is proud to present a fantastic Victoria Street Cooking Experience and Food Tour.
Victoria Street Richmond is Melbourne’s renowned Little Saigon area and offers a truly authentic Vietnamese experience. Victoria Street is filled with the hustle and bustle of Vietnamese meat and produce merchants and some wonderful Asian grocers.
You will start the tour by meeting Chef Ha at OTAO Kitchen and sampling some tasty Vietnamese canapes. You will then divide in two groups with one half cooking and the other half going on a tour to the best food outlets of Victoria Street. After 90 minutes the groups will swap over to do the other activity.
The Food Tour will take you by foot along Victoria Street to visit the local shops and markets. Here you will discover where to buy the best fresh produce, seafood, meat and essential pantry ingredients.
The class will include more tasting and some hands-on preparation of these classic Vietnamese dishes:
– FISH IN CARAMEL SAUCE
– CHICKEN IN BANANA LEAF
– PORK BELLY WITH CASHEW AND PINEAPPLE
– RICE PAPER ROLLS
– BANANA FLOWER SALAD
– EXOTIC FRUITS AND VIETNAMESE CAKE