Welcome to Sylvia’s Kitchen Tasmania

Cooking Classes in Launceston, Tasmania with Tasmania’s No. 1 Cooking Coach

Sylvia’s Kitchen Tasmania is a small friendly home-style cooking school and caterer in the riverside city of Launceston in the picturesque Tamar Valley, Tasmania, Australia, established in 2007.

Specialising in quality hands-on Cooking Classes with a Difference, Sylvia welcomes you into her own home where she loves sharing her professional experience so you can cook with confidence, be inspired and enjoy preparing fresh nutritious food with ease.

She de-mystifies the culinary arts, guides you to become an accomplished cook and helps you prepare fantastic fresh meals by teaching you practical skills and culinary creativity that last a lifetime. Master the basics of cooking through to exotic multi-cultural cuisines.

Enjoy learning how to create beautiful mouth-watering dishes with fresh seasonal Tasmanian produce. Come away from her classes inspired and confident in your ability to cook with different foods and delicious flavours.

Sylvia is a passionate self-taught chef with over 40 years experience, cooking coach, qualified food and wine tutor, recipe developer, writer and gardener. She will inspire you with good food and the joy of eating so you can achieve a new level of good health, well-being, enjoyment and happiness in the kitchen!

  • Feel welcome and at ease.
  • Leave inspired and confident.
  • Embrace the exotic.
  • Explore the unknown.
  • Taste new flavours.
  • Experiment with new cooking skills, techniques and ingredients.
  • Enjoy a personal hands-on cooking experience with delicious fresh Tasmanian food and share a leisurely lunch with a complimentary glass of wine. Come on a culinary journey in Sylvia’s Cooking Classes with a Difference today!

I had the best day ever!

“Felt very relaxed. Learnt new skills, cooked with fresh seasonal vegetables and herbs from their kitchen garden. Made new friends, even had my knives sharpened. I got so much more from the experience than I expected.”

Deb Fitzpatrick

“Without food there is no life, therefore the greatest gift you can give someone is good food.”