Top 10 Italian Cooking Classes in South Africa |


Course Fees : R140 to R1250

Planning to learn Italian cooking in South Africa?


Here’s a table of Italian cooking classes in South Africa: 





Taste buds

Workshop - Italian cooking 

R450 per person

Ginger and Lime

Workshop - Italian cooking 

R750 per person



What are Top Italian cooking classes in South Africa?


Here’s a list of institutes that offer Italian cooking lessons in South Africa: 


1. Taste Buds Cook Club, Johannesburg

2. Ginger and Lime, Cape Town

3. Prue Leith Chefs Academy, Centurion


What is the duration of Italian cooking classes in South Africa?


The duration of one Italian cooking workshop in India is typically 2.5 hours long and the course comprises 7-10 workshops.


What is the cost of Italian cooking lessons in South Africa?


The cost of Italian cooking lessons in South Africa varies from one institute to the other. For example, Italian cooking lessons at Taste Buds cost R450 per person whereas the same lesson at Ginger and Lime costs R750 per person. 


Why learn to cook Italian cuisine in South Africa?


Taking up Italian cooking lessons in South Africa has the following benefits: 


  • The history of Italian food in South Africa dates back to the 17th and 18th centuries when a small number of Italians settled in the country. However, the culinary art of Italy really got popular when more than 100,000 Italian prisoners of war were held captive at Zonderwater. And since that time Italian food has only grown in popularity. 


  • The institutes in South Africa offer world-class culinary education and some of them have been in the business for more than two decades.


  • State-of-the-art infrastructure to facilitate a better learning experience. 


  • Best-in-class theory classes that encompass presentations, demonstrations, and more to better equip students with the fundamentals of culinary education. 


What will I learn by taking up Italian cooking lessons in South Africa?


By taking up Italian cooking lessons in South Africa, you will learn: 


  • The fundamentals of Italian gastronomy and cooking techniques.
  • How to prepare fresh pasta ribbons and shapes from tagliatelle to hand-rolled orecchiette. 
  • How to prepare traditional sauces and fillings to go with Italian food.


What jobs can I get as an Italian cuisine chef in South Africa?


After completing Italian cooking lessons in South Africa, you can take up the following jobs: 


  • Executive chef
  • Sous chef
  • Kitchen supervisor
  • Professional Barista
  • Head chef/ Kitchen manager
  • Pizza maker
  • Chef de partie


Average Salary: R297 476

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An Italian Culinary Journey Part II

We invite you to join Chefs Concierge with Chef Hames Diack  for a hands-on Italian cooking experience:

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Italian (Homemade Pasta)

Learn to cook pasta in these classes by Top Nosh.

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The Perfect Pizza

The perfect Pizza Base with different toppings

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Making Fresh Pasta (Italian 1 Cooking Class)

You cannot make pasta alone, and shouldn’t – it is emotional food and should be made in an environment of love and gossip.

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Extraordinary Italian Taste Cooking Courses

Italian Cooking course is offered by The Cooking School. The Courses are formed by 4 lessons of 3 hours.

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Stir Crazy Cooking School Logo

Authentic Italian Cooking

We have carefully selected the best Italian recipes for this course, including delectable pasta sauces, home-made gnocchi and Osso Bucco.

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Tuscan Feast Cooking

Interactive and fun Zoom cooking class for the whole family.

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Simply Sicilian

Simply Sicilian Classes are offered by Foodology for all ages and skill levels. Small interactive cooking classes (max 8-10) in a homely kitchen. All classes use local, seasonal ingredients and organic wherever possible. Often from our kitchen garden. 

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Pizza Workshop

Create pizza bar with variety of toppings, make dough from scratch, roll out, top and bake and enjoy.

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Prue Leith Culinary Institute Logo

Art of Pasta & Sauces

Learn to appreciate the pasta as much as the sauce! This is an ideal opportunity for foodie friends to cook and learn together. We explore it all -from making fresh pasta to eating etiquette!

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