The foodies guide to the holidays at Prahran Market

Published on 09 December 2021

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Preparing for the holidays is made easy with Prahran Market. 

From all the ingredients you’ll need to cook up a fantastic feast to gifts for foodies. Spoil yourself and your family these holidays, with delicious treats and the most delectable fresh food.

Festive gifts

Gingerbread houses in packaging

Grab a gift from the market for those who love to have fun in the kitchen.

  • For the home cook extraordinaire, get the latest kit from The Essential Ingredient.
  • Stop by Stir the Pot to assemble your own gluten free gingerbread houses.
  • If you can’t quite figure out what to get someone, go for the never fail Gift Voucher option. 

Cheese platters

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Cheese? Yes please! This year’s selection of hampers from Maker and Monger including the Celebration cheese hamper, Blue or Bleu and Garden of France, will make any cheese lover happy (yes, we mean get all three!).

  • The Celebration Cheese Hamper includes the best Stilton on the market, Colston Bassett Stilton selected by Neal’s Yard Dairy, fresh honeycomb and breakfast Negroni Marmalade. 
  • The Blue or Bleu Cheese Hamper includes one of the oldest blue recipes in the world, Fourme d’Ambert and the blue lover’s blue Le Ganix.
  • The Garden of France brings you the best of Loire Valley, a region filled with fragrant gardens to inhale, forests to explore and most importantly, cheeses like the Surface ripened soft goat’s milk cheese Couronne de Fontenay. 

Festive snacks

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With Christmas in full swing, enjoy the best of festive foods down at Prahran Market with a selection of puddings, mince tarts and snacks that will brighten any gathering. 

Complete your Christmas lunch spread 

Prawns and oysters in shop window on ice

Get the best festive meats and expert advice on how to cook it up from Hagen’s Organic Butcher, Ian’s Quality Meats, l&J Quality Meats, Gary’s Quality Meats and Neil’s Meats. Pick up everything from the traditional ham to dry aged meats to pork roasts or try something a little different and ask for a recommendation.  

Festivities are not complete without the best seafood in Melbourne. Claringbolds Quality Seafood, Periwinkle Fine Seafood and Prahran Seafood have you covered, with a vast array of fish, shellfish, mussels and of course prawns! Flex your cooking muscles and cook up a whole fish! 

No feast is complete without fruit and veg and the selection at the market won't let you down.  Chat to Damian Pike Mushroom Specialist, F&J Fruiterers, Fruto, Paddlewheel, Pino’s Fine Produce, Reliable Fruit and Ripe Organic Grocer for all the seasonal goodies. 

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