The Yum Culinary studio is owned by a passionate group of foodies. Our love for food and sharing delightful experiences blossomed into the culinary studio in the heart of our home town, Benoni.

We want to create, challenge, devour and enjoy. if you do too, youre at the right place.

More than just cooking at YUM Culinary we offer fresh fun ideas for all your special events, intimate fine dining experience for couples, chefling classes for the kids (where they will be taught how to read and understand a recipe and share in fun food facts) and much more.

We are devoted to food and advancing good health and general wellness through experiencing different cuisines from Thai, Mexican, Italian, French and more.. 

Come join us for a Yummy Culinary Experience with our range of cooking classes available in your favourite authentic cooking stlye, while your taste buds experience a world of flavours.

Chef Adriene studied at The International Hotel School in Sandton where she did her Diploma in Christina Martins Culinary Arts. She completed her training at O.R. Tambo Intercontinental, Discovery Health, Bells Patisserie and The Victorian Secret Cafe and Patisserie.


After her studies, Adriene worked as a Junior Sous Chef at Fireblade Aviation where she formed part of a fine dining team. After leaving Fireblade to further her studies in Communication Design, with the dream of foodie magazines and recipes books in mind,  she worked at The Victorian Secret part time and started a private function business that specialises in multiple course fine dining with wine pairing called Big Red Catering. She is currently completing her Communication Design Degree at Open Window and has partnered up with Sandor,  Tanika and Colte to start a cooking school at their World of Wellness Center in Benoni.

The school aims at celebrating healthy food with fun interactive classes, homegrown recipes made simple to bring the joy back to cooking. Teaching children about the importance of a balanced diet, food hygiene and basic cooking skills. Challenging avid home cooks, teaching domestic workers something new and bringing people together through food.

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Cnr Malcolm and Davidson Street, Rynfield, Benoni. |   info@yumculinary.co.za  |  0836529180

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