• The World's 50 Best Restaurants

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

Laura Price

14/02/2017

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 special 50 Best masterclasses held as part of Melbourne Food & Wine Festival from April 1-2.

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

 


Saturday 1st April

Carlo Cracco


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

Buy tickets for Carlo Cracco


David Thompson

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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

Buy tickets for David Thompson


Wylie Dufresne

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

Buy tickets for Wylie Dufresne


Zaiyu Hasegawa

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

Buy tickets for Zaiyu Hasegawa


Sunday 2nd April

Jorge Vallejo

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

Buy tickets for Jorge Vallejo

Ashley Palmer-Watts

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

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Gastón Acurio

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

Buy tickets for Gastón Acurio


Grant Achatz

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The restaurant:
Alinea, Chicago
What he's known as: The alchemist at the razor edge of art and food
Venue: Deakin Edge, Melbourne

Tickets are sold out!



The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2017 ceremony will take place in Melbourne, Australia, on Wednesday 5th April. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for all the latest news, photos and videos.

  • Laura Price