Gourmet Guru is the passion of experienced Melbourne chef and mother of two, Sonia Hocking.
Sonia has worked in the hospitality industry for over 25 years.
She successfully completed her Cookery Apprenticeship in Five Star establishments. She has since enjoyed working in many facets of her trade including corporate cafes, restaurants, fine dining and aged care.
Sonia believes the meals and flavours are only as good as the quality ingredients and time put in to creating them.
Gourmet Guru Home Cooked meals are created in Sonia's home kitchen in Donvale.
Gourmet Guru can also provide custom catering with years of experience as a caterer from Afternoon Teas, Grazing Tables, Buffets, Cocktail Functions.
Her kitchen is registered with the Manningham Council and has received a Five Star Food Safety Award for the past two years which Sonia is extremely proud of.
Sonia's dream is to provide a quality gourmet food service to Donvale, Doncaster East, Mitcham and surrounding suburbs.
Sonia Hocking - Director & Executive Chef
Decades spent co-ordinating complex itineraries in the travel industry has given Chris the perfect background to plan, quote and arrange events together with delivery, administration and bookkeeping - and someone has to clean the pots and pans!
Completing her cookery apprenticeship at The Grand Hyatt in Melbourne, Kate has enjoyed a wonderful career working in corporate and events at Peter Rowland Catering. We're thrilled to have her extensive knowledge and passion for her craft.
We're so happy to have Kate leading the kitchen team at Gourmet Guru Catering.
Holding an Advanced Diploma in Hospitality Management, Trish brings a wealth of hospitality knowledge and experience - her organisational skills, attention to detail and exceptional customer service will ensure your next event will be a huge hit.
From a young age, Louise loved working in her family-owned event management firm in her hometown of Johannesburg, South Africa.
Her outgoing personality and caring nature shine. Louise is a wonderful team leader and will go above and beyond to make sure your event runs smoothly and in a timely manner.
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Only items from our Gourmet Christmas (VIP) range can be ordered for the above dates until sold out (collection from us on 24-Dec-23 only - no delivery available) - enquiries regarding event catering, finger food, spit roasts, grazing boxes & grazing tables for these dates should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org & we'll advise if we can assist