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WELCOME TO OUR KITCHEN!

 

Join us for a unique opportunity to cook and create lasting bonds in our “Barnyard Style” kitchen with fantastic views of Durban. The perfect venue to entertain your clients, motivate staff, host a mini conference or network breakfast, launch your products, have a book signing, hold meetings of any kind or assess your staff!

From intimate lessons to lively cooking parties, our cooking events bring people together to create gourmet food and have loads of fun.

In addition to our team building and events, our hands-on, interactive cookery classes demystifies the process of becoming the master of your own kitchen. Come and learn all the tricks, shortcuts and secrets which makes gourmet cooking enjoyable for everyone.

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ABOUT US

We guarantee your experience at Gecko Culinary Adventures in our kitchen will be so much more than memorable – every class is an adventure!

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Gecko Culinary Adventures Corporate

TEAM BUILDING

Ignite your company’s team spirit with loads of fun and laughter! Our culinary team building events are for everyone!

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Gecko Culinary Adventures Long Table Lunches

OUR VENUE

Our intimate venue space is relaxing and informal… perfect for exploring creativity or learning new culinary skills.

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Gecko Culinary Adventures Cookery Courses

COOKING COURSES

Our courses are easy and interactive, set in a beautiful venue with fantastic views over the Durban skyline and Indian ocean.

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Gecko Culinary Adventures Weber Braai Academy

WEBER GRILL ACADEMY

Master the art of the braai with our hands-on lessons. Classes are held regularly and each class features something completely different!

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Gecko Culinary Adventures Cooking Parties

COOKING PARTIES

Organising a High Tea, Birthday or Bachelorette Party? We specialise in themed cooking events… with rave reviews!

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Gecko Culinary Adventures Al Fresco Dining

LONG TABLE LUNCHES

Al fresco dining on our long veranda is just the place to relax with a glass of something cold and be served a lazy Sunday lunch.

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testimonials

On behalf of the IUA team that came on Friday I want to say a very big thank you!!
I have had such positive feedback and everybody LOVED their time at Gecko.  They all said you were excellent and they enjoyed how you hosted and conducted the day.  So thanks to you and your team!!

We will be sure to remember Gecko for another team event!

Sarah Batchelder                                
IUA Business Solutions   

A huge thanks for the great evening!!      heart
Jesse did a superb job.
He is absolutely amazing in the kitchen and has such a lovely personality – he really did “make the course”. The cupcakes were to die for! I can’t wait to experiment at home!
We all had such fun, there was so much laughing, banter and licking of bowls – I think we all felt like kids again. I’m very keen to do more courses like that with Gecko, and will definitely spread the good word about your kitchen.

Once again Thank You – and massive thanks to your super star Jesse – he ROCKS!!

Nicolette – TSA Administration (Pty) Ltd

Thanks so much for a lovely evening – the feedback was great and everyone thoroughly enjoyed themselves. You are very professional and great at what you do! Well done and thank you.
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Lynda Bryant – National Rd Pharmacy

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Thanks very much Megan – the feedback from all our staff this morning has been overwhelmingly positive and everyone had a fantastic time and agreed next time we attend they want to be there even longer!!

Everyone appreciated your fun approach and attitude and getting everyone involved in all the meals. It was a fantastic event!

Warren Davidson – SA Home Loans

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Valentine’s Couple’s Cooking Event
Just want to say thank you for a stunning evening. This will definitely be the most memorable Valentines Day for me. Everyone was so friendly and the atmosphere was fantastic!!!
And the food…WOW!!!

          Thank you once again!!!
          Yvania & Earl

THANK YOU for such an awesome day! What a wonderful way to spend the day, having fun, learning new skills and enjoying all our hard work.
From all of us at NMG Kzn Office, thanks.
A very special thanks for forwarding us the recipes.
I have asked all the staff to go onto your website and like the page.

Have a great day and may you continue to teach people how to enjoy the pleasure of cooking, and with all your little hints and tips, make a meal into something very special.

Una Wood
Support Consultant – NMG Benefits

Thank you for the wonderful evening had by all the team of Three Peaks. They have spent some parts of the morning still talking of this and we know that this could be an option when looking to bring our teams together in the future. We are constantly sourcing quick and simple options, been a small team so will keep this in mind.

A big thank for throwing in the punch, especially at the last minute. The generous offer is appreciated. With all the photos that Barrie has place into a collage, the event will be pasted onto our web site and all the social media slots, so Gecko school will get some exposure along the way.
On behalf of Alain, myself and the leadership team, a big thank you for the relaxed atmosphere and for accommodating the small to medium businesses which sometimes are not seen to be considered.
It was superb!
Debbie Jones – Director
Three Peaks Management (Pty) Ltd

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  • Expert Baking 1
    6:00 pm-9:00 pm
    01/06/16
    596b Musgrave Road, Berea, South Africa
    596b Musgrave Road, Berea, South Africa
    4 LESSONSDATE: Wednesday, 1st June to 22nd JuneTIME: 6pm-9pmPRICE: R1 800 per personCome and learn the A to Z of baking and all things sweet and decadent, which is our resident Head Chef, Jesse Felthuis’ passion! Easy, fail proof, tried and tested recipes.
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  • Flavours of Mozambique CLASS FULL
    6:00 pm-9:00 pm
    02/06/16
    596b Musgrave Road, Berea, South Africa
    596b Musgrave Road, Berea, South Africa
     TIME: 6pm-9pmPRICE: R380.00 per personWe have an incredible, versatile peri peri sauce for you! Very popular class so do book early.
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  • American BBQ --- Weber Grill Academy
    10:00 am-2:00 pm
    04/06/16
    596b Musgrave Road, Berea, South Africa
    596b Musgrave Road, Berea, South Africa
      AMERICAN BBQDATE: Saturday, 4th JuneTIME: 10am-2pmPRICE: R530 per personMaster the art of the braai with our hands-on lessons for everyone. See our website for our BBQ menu.
  • Birthday Group Cooking
    6:00 pm-9:00 pm
    04/06/16
    596b Musgrave Road, Berea, South Africa
    596b Musgrave Road, Berea, South Africa
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  • Expert Baking 2
    6:00 pm-9:00 pm
    08/06/16
    596b Musgrave Road, Berea, South Africa
    596b Musgrave Road, Berea, South Africa
    4 LESSONSDATE: Wednesday, 1st June to 22nd JuneTIME: 6pm-9pmPRICE: R1 800 per personCome and learn the A to Z of baking and all things sweet and decadent, which is our resident Head Chef, Jesse Felthuis’ passion! Easy, fail proof, tried and tested recipes.
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  • Expert Baking 3
    6:00 pm-9:00 pm
    15/06/16
    596b Musgrave Road, Berea, South Africa
    596b Musgrave Road, Berea, South Africa
    4 LESSONSDATE: Wednesday, 1st June to 22nd JuneTIME: 6pm-9pmPRICE: R1 800 per personCome and learn the A to Z of baking and all things sweet and decadent, which is our resident Head Chef, Jesse Felthuis’ passion! Easy, fail proof, tried and tested recipes.
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  • Eat Wise Drop a Size
    6:00 pm-9:00 pm
    21/06/16
    596b Musgrave Road, Berea, South Africa
    596b Musgrave Road, Berea, South Africa
    PRICE: R370 pp. Booking essential - popular class!
    • Butter and Spring Onion Baked Chicken
    • Creamy Prawn and Corn Phyllo Pies
    • Buckwheat Blinis with Grilled Beetroot and Thyme
    • Salad Sushi - Spiced Avocado, Baby Spinach and Sprouts wrapped in Cucumber
    • Dairy and Sugar Free Chocolate Strawberry Malva Pudding
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  • Expert Baking 4
    6:00 pm-9:00 pm
    22/06/16
    596b Musgrave Road, Berea, South Africa
    596b Musgrave Road, Berea, South Africa
    4 LESSONSDATE: Wednesday, 1st June to 22nd JuneTIME: 6pm-9pmPRICE: R1 800 per personCome and learn the A to Z of baking and all things sweet and decadent, which is our resident Head Chef, Jesse Felthuis’ passion! Easy, fail proof, tried and tested recipes.
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  • Chocolate Overload
    6:00 pm-9:00 pm
    29/06/16
    596b Musgrave Road, Berea, South Africa
    596b Musgrave Road, Berea, South Africa
    TIME: 6pm-9pmPRICE: R330.00 per personMake an assortment of all things chocolate! Delicious handmade milk chocolates with fillings... and Chef Jesse’s cake to end all cakes! 
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