Christmas - The Festive Season

The key to a successful Christmas festive lunch or dinner is preparation, and knowing which dishes to create that will be a hit amongst all family members - whether they are vegan or not!

This class is the one you want to take before the festive season hits. We'll create dishes that are wholesome, easy to prepare and can be prepped ahead of time, taking you out of the kitchen when your guests have arrived and into the love of it all. This class is seasonal and offered mid year as Christmas in July and end of year for Christmas

This class is 100% plant-based. Please advise when booking if you require gluten free. Totally possible.

Embrace the Festive Season with Our Christmas Masterclass

Each year the festive season rolls around, and we absolutely love celebrating this tiem of year, and especially with incredible food. There’s always room to embrace something new, something that not only adds to the festive cheer but also aligns with our values. The holiday season is a time for joy, togetherness, and, of course, delicious food. And what better way to celebrate Christmas than by sharing a heartwarming meal with your loved ones?

At Wholesome Bellies, we’ve taken the spirit of Christmas and added a delightful plant-based twist to create a truly memorable Christmas Masterclass. Attending Christmas cooking classes at Wholesome Bellies is a great opportunity to create and learn another recipe that you can prepare for your loved ones this coming Christmas day. That’s where our Christmas Masterclass comes in. It’s not just a cooking class; it’s an opportunity to create a new Christmas tradition that revolves around the joy of plant-based cooking. With every bite, you’ll taste the essence of love, gratitude, and the spirit of Christmas.

Christmas Tradition

Every Christmas, cooking is a good habit, anyone can do this but it has a big difference if you are preparing unique and delicious food. At Wholesome Bellies you can assure that all recipes are unique, well-designed and delicious among others. Our Christmas Masterclass is a tradition, and this year, we’re introducing a fresh menu. Our founder, Fi, has handpicked some Italian family favourites that are sure to become a part of your holiday traditions. Italian food is not just about mastering-recipes, it’s about embracing a culture of warmth, together and amazing flavours.

What’s on the Christmas Menu?

Our Christmas Masterclass menu includes delectable dishes that capture the essence of the festive season. You’ll be creating:

  • Tomato and basil bruschetta
  • Mint and pea bruschetta
  • Eggplant Involtini
  • Panzanella salad
  • Rigatoni Pasta bake
  • Traditional Zuccotto

Our class is entirely plant-based, ensuring that every dish is not only delicious but also a wholesome choice. If you have any gluten-free requirements, please don’t hesitate to let us know when making your booking. It’s as easy as leaving a note so we can accommodate

Why Choose our Christmas Masterclass?

it’s an opportunity to feel the joy of Christmas with a fresh perspective. It’s a chance to learn delightful recipes that are oly good for your taste buds, healthand the world. It’s an invitation to embrace a new Christmas tradition that’s nourishing for your soul body. Dive into the heart of the holiday season with our special Christmas Masterclass.

Suitable for All Levels: A Feast for the Senses and Skills

All our classes, including the Christmas Masterclass, are suitable for all levels of experience, emphasizing simplicity and accessibility. The recipes use only a few key ingredients, so you can master them with ease. At Wholesome Bellies, we create an intimate and engaging atmosphere where we take things slow, enjoy each other’s company, and relish a relaxed meal together. It’s more than just a cooking class; it’s a culinary experience that fills both your tummy and your heart.

Find at date for one for these classes

Our classes run over weekends, either a Friday evening, Saturday and Sunday mornings and afternoons.  Our schedule changes every month so be sure to check out dates as they pop up.

To check dates for our Christmas Masterclass click HERE.

Dietary Considerations

When it comes to dietary considerations, our Christmas Masterclass has you covered. We understand that people have various dietary preferences and restrictions, and we want everyone to enjoy the festive feast. That’s why we’ve carefully curated a menu that is entirely plant-based, ensuring that even vegans can relish the dishes without any concerns about animal products. We’ve taken extra care to make sure all the recipes are gluten-free, so you can indulge in the delicious Christmas creations worry-free. At Wholesome Bellies, we believe that no one should miss out on the joy of Christmas feasting, and our inclusive approach to dietary considerations reflects that commitment. So, whether you’re vegan, gluten-sensitive, or just looking for a fantastic plant-based Christmas cooking experience, our class welcomes everyone to join the celebration.

Do you Offer NDIS Special Pricing?

To find out more about NDIS and pricing please click HERE!

Cooking Class Terms and Conditions

Classes at Wholesome Bellies are popular and often booked out weeks in advance.  We do offer options on rescheduling. Before booking in please read through the Ts & Cs HERE.

Our menus are based on seasonable products which means that from time to time some fresh ingredients may not be available.  In this instance we will always substitute with the best available option. 

Your Teacher

Meet Your Teacher

Leading the Christmas Masterclass is our founder, Fiona Anchal. She's not just a passionate plant-based foodie but also an expert cook. Her cooking journey was shaped by growing up in a family restaurant where her mum was the head chef. Fiona's cooking experience is deeply rooted in her personal journey, and her commitment to a balanced, healthy, plant-based diet spans over 14 years. She's also raising her two children with plant-based values, making her an inspiring teacher for your festive culinary adventure. Christmas is a time of celebration, and what better way to celebrate than by learning to create delicious, heartwarming dishes with us at Wholesome Bellies. Reserve your spot for the Christmas Masterclass and make this festive season truly special. It's not just about the food; it's about creating memories that last a lifetime.