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Taste Budds Cooking Studio

Taste Budds is mobile - chef Sophie Budd’s lovely big van has been kitted out with essential equipment so she can head off to any venue in Western Australia to meet your catering needs.

Sophie has more than 20 years of experience in the trade and has worked with some of the best chefs in the world.

Taste Budds can offer all kinds of experiences, including:


  • Sophie can cater for anything from stand-up canape functions to extensive, long-table dinners.

Corporate team building

  • The Mystery Box Challenge is a real winner, using rescued produce from Second Bite in a two-hour cooking challenge to make meals for Tranby Homeless Centre.

Bush dinners

  • Sophie loves to head out to rural WA and cook fresh produce with the locals, bringing together communities through food.

Private classes

  • Book a hands-on class to learn new cooking skills and eat fabulous food.


  • Sophie works with several shopping centres and councils, offering a range of seasonal and themed demonstrations cooking with fresh, local produce.