I have extensive experience in cooking demonstrations, classes, dinner parties, competition judging and recipe development.
If you are interested in engaging us in work like this, please don’t hesitate in making contact.
21 August 2019 – Champagne workshop at The Suburban Wine Cellar. 7.30pm. More information and book here: https://champagnescience21august.eventbrite.com.au
10 August 2019 – Extrasensory for National Science Week. Hosted at Parliament House Melbourne. Presented several tasting workshops. Learn how to get the best bubbles from any bottle of champagne. Sip with science and learn how to store and pour wine to get the best from a bottle of bubbly any time you indulge with Emma from Culinary Science. Tickets are $10 from here.
March 2019 – Awarded Wine and Spirit Education Trust (WSET) Certificate – Level 2 after completing coursework and exam.
March 2018 – Awarded Wine and Spirit Education Trust (WSET) Certificate – Level 1 after completing coursework and exam.
November 2017 – GRADUATED with a Diploma from University of Reims Champagne-Ardenne
August 2017 – Library talks. Presented to adult audiences on neurogastronomy, gastrophysics, science cooking tips and other topics for a range of metro WA libraries.
May 2017 – Delivered Champagne research workshops on taste using Temporal Dominance of Sensation (TDS) techniques and software. Wrote a thesis around this research
October 2016 – Visited France to take part in an amazing food adventure and diploma course.
January 2016 – City of Perth Chinese New Year at Elizabeth Quay. Dumpling cooking demonstrations with my great mate Roy Chin.
October 2015 – Channel 7 Telethon weekend. Pop-Up Science Kitchen. Scientific cooking classes at Kids’ Carnival. FREE sessions each day (Cancelled appearance due to unforeseen circumstances).
12 September 2015 – Silver Coast Food Festival – Lancelin WA. Come along and see cooking demonstrations, try some samples, check out and support local food producers and there’s even a science food workshop for the kids!
15 August 2015 – Gastronomical for National Science Week. Adults only food and wine science evening at the Perth Cultural Centre for Perth Science Festival and National Science Week. We’ll be presenting on the main stage on the science of food and wine. (Cancelled appearance due to unforeseen circumstances).
1 August 2015 – Teacher’s Assistants Conference of WA. Annual State Conference. Presenting workshop for teaching assistants on food and science.
July 2015 – CONASTA – CONference for Australian Science Teachers Association. Annual National Conference. Presenting workshop for science teachers and educators.
13, 14 and 15 April 2015 – City of Stirling Libraries – school holiday program. Pop-Up Science Kitchen. Scientific cooking classes for kids.
21 February 2015 – FREE Dumpling Making Workshops for Chinese New Year – with Roy Chin from Jumplings. Three sessions available at Westfield Whitford City. More information here.
19 February 2015 – FREE Dumpling Making Workshops for Chinese New Year – with Roy Chin from Jumplings. Three sessions available at Westfield Whitford City. More information here.
12 November 2014 – Have a Go Day – Burswood Park. “Bethany Big Bake Off” Cooking Demonstrations. Over 15,000 people attended Have a Go Day.
30 October 2014 – Baronia Pre-release Centre for Women – neurogastronomy session.
25 and 26 October 2014 – Channel 7 Telethon weekend. Pop-Up Science Kitchen. Scientific cooking classes at Coles Kids’ Carnival. Three FREE sessions per day.
18 October 2014 – Channel 7 WA Weekender TV show appearance for Pop-Up Science Kitchen. Scientific cooking classes at Coles Kids’ Carnival.
3 and 4 September 2014 – Live cooking demonstrations at Newdegate Machinery Field Day. Come say “HI” and try some samples.
23 August 2014 – Science and food activities in Karratha – 10am to 1pm at Centre Karratha Shopping Centre. Come and try some samples.
22 August 2014 – Science and food workshops in Karratha – Dampier Primary School and Baynton West Primary School.
19 August 2014 – Science and Cooking presentations at UWA Albany Campus.
16 August 2014 – Cooking demo and science show at Perth Science Festival. 12.45pm on main stage. Plus science and garden workshops with Costa from ABC’s Gardening Australia.
16 to 26 August 2014 – Involved in a few science/food events for National Science Week including a mini science cookbook! Keep your eyes peeled!
28 April 2014 – Emma is a finalist! Cooking at Pepper and Salt Restaurant in Denmark for the Great Southern Region Final of the WA’s Signature Dish Competition. Sponsored by Department of Ag and Food WA (DAFWA) Buy West Eat Best program. Finger’s crossed!
22 April 2014 – “Where are they now? Life after MKR” segment on Today Tonight. Check it out here.
3 April 2014 – Andrew launches his blog! My Kitchen Ruse.
28 March 2014 – Keynote speaker for Science Teachers’ Association of WA Primary Science Conference. The Vines Country Club.
7 March 2014 – Private dinner party for 10 guests (volunteer work).
8 December 2013 – Live cooking demonstrations on stage at Ellenbrook Shopping Centre for community Christmas fair.
28 November 2013 – Keynote speakers at Beacon Signing event for South Fremantle Senior High School.
19 and 20 October 2013 – Channel 7 Telethon weekend. Pop-Up Science Kitchen. Scientific cooking classes at Coles Kids’ Carnival.
8 September 2013 – Live cooking demonstrations on stage at Ellenbrook Shopping Centre for a community fair.
1 September 2013 – Live cooking demonstrations on stage at Ellenbrook Shopping Centre for a community fair.
17 August 2013 – Live cooking demonstrations on stage at Byford Glades community fair.
13 August 2013 – Cake competition judging for Scitech’s 25th Birthday.
3 May 2013 – Private dinner party catering and attendance (as auction item for Telethon fundraising). 10 guests, 3 courses.
14 April 2013 – Live cooking demonstrations on stage at Alkimos community fair.
13 April 2013 – Kitchen Warehouse Telethon Dinner. Fundraising for Telethon. Responsible for service of 25 main course meals. Event overseen by Rob Broadfield. http://www.kitchenwarehouse.com.au/telethon-charity-tickets.html
15 December 2012 – Private dinner party catering and attendance (as auction item for Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation fundraising). 10 guests, 3 courses.
9 December 2012 – Live cooking demonstrations on stage at Ellenbrook Shopping Centre for Christmas community fair.
10 and 11 November 2012 – Channel 7 Telethon weekend. Appearances, phone room, Princess Margaret Hospital visits and all things associated with Telethon weekend.
4 November 2012 – Viva Verdelho event in Swan Valley as Judges with Jane Cornes (Gourmet Traveller and Scoop contributor) and Ray Jordon (wine guru). http://www.weekendnotes.com.au/viva-verdelho/
21 October 2012 – Live cooking demonstrations on stage at Byford Glades community fair.
20 October 2012 – Submission of six seafood recipes and photo shoot for Spring edition of WA food publication BITE (distribution 30,000 in IGA and Woolworths).
October 2012 – Celebrity judges for Heart Foundation Live Lighter home cooks competition.
October 2012 – Developed a range of scientific smoothies for Boost Juice.
Early October 2012 – Live shows for MKR LIVE at the Melbourne Royal Show with Karen Martini http://au.tv.yahoo.com/the-morning-show/factsheets/article/-/14899333/my-kitchen-rules-live/
September 2012 – Traveled overseas and ate our way around France and Italy!
25 August 2012 – St John’s Ambulance Expo – cooking demonstration (dry ice ice cream) at Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre.
15 August 2012 – Giant Science – National Science Week Celebration and World Record Attempt – Curtin University http://giantscience2012.eventbrite.com.au/
14 August 2012 – Perth Winter Arts Festival – Scitech Comedy Debate – Survival of Stupidity – is evolution getting is wrong? http://www.perthwinterarts.com.au/event/scitech-comedy-debate#.T_fYsY4yl9U
5 August 2012 – Curtin University Open Day – come and try some science with Emma in the Resources and Chemistry Precinct – Curtin University http://openday.curtin.edu.au/
2 August 2012 – Mid West Careers Expo – Durack Institute of Technology Geraldton campus http://www.midwestcareerexpo.com.au/
28 July 2012 – Mundaring Truffle Festival – cooking demonstrations at the Buy West Eat Best stage http://www.mundaringtrufflefestival.com/
1 July 2012 – WA Poker League – Poker for Charity Challenge – playing poker to raise money for Telethon – Albion Hotel Cottesloe http://www.wapokerleague.com.au/
16 June 2012 – Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation – Jelly Baby Ball – Pan Pacific Perth http://www.jdrf.org.au/
12 June 2012 – Profs and Pints – Entering the inspiration vacuum – when reality TV and YouTube can move a nation, is there still room for science heroes? www.scitech.org.au
12 May 2012 – Regional Kids Fundraising Ball – Bunker Bay Resort http://www.regionalkids.org.au/
22 March 2012 – Deal or No Deal – My Kitchen Deals http://au.tv.yahoo.com/deal-or-no-deal/
17 and 18 March 2012 – Channel 7 Mandurah Crab Fest – cooking demonstrations at the Good Guys Stage – Mandurah http://www.mymandurah.com/crabfest.html
March 2012 – Channel 7 Today Tonight – appearance and cooking demonstration