The Meat Room

Welcome to The Meat Room, Bespoke Butchers.

Welcome to The Meat Room, artisan butchers who are passionate about Italian food and working with local producers of pork, lamb and beef.

Owner, James Mele, is passionate about meat and loves to travel, meeting farmers, prodcuers and fellow foodies. Visit our blog The Butchers Block to see where we have been and what we have learnt.

If sausage making classes is what you’re after, check out our classes page to see what is coming up, make sure you book in early as our classes do sell out quickly. If you prefer to make sausages or salami at home, you can purchase all that you need through our online store-room.

We look forward to meeting you soon, in the meantime please subscribe to our mailing list and follow us on Facebook

Video: Channel 31 Vasili’s Garden featuring
James @ The Meat Room making salami!

Small Batch Salami Sales

Looking to get your hands on some of our tasty salami? Good news! You can now purchase directly from us at The Meat Room in Kilmore East.

We are open by appointment only, so please give us a call on 0419 242 815, or send us a message via our contact us page to arrange a time which suits you.

Salami Making Classes at The Meat Room

Check out our Sausage Making Classes

The Meat Room has been running classes since 2015. We regularly add new classes throughout the year, so if you are interested in attending sausage-making classes, cheese making classes, Italian Passata classes please do check out our upcoming classes.

Our courses are designed for small groups and include a lunch feast cooked in the wood-fired oven, including porchetta & accompaniments, served with beer/wine.

With Kilmore East based just over an hour from Melbourne, what a great way for corporate groups to focus on team building or friends who love to learn the artisan of traditional Italian Salami Making to get together and enjoy learning new skills.

Check out our upcoming classes page . We would love for you to come and learn from us!

If you’re looking for a private function or class please contact us to make arrangements.

Sausage Making Classes

Find us at Farmers' Markets!

Looking to get your hands on some of our yummy produce? Why not visit us at one of our market stalls.

We have started attending select Farmers’ Markets around the region with our small-batch Salami.

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