Australian farmers and growers have a long standing reputation for producing some of the best fresh produce in the world. It used to be a hard chore for the average punter to obtain farm fresh produce, but with the ever growing knowledgeable foodie population, we are finding this produce more
After a successful truffle hunt, a perfect hands on evening with fresh ingredients and matching wines.
An Evening With Chef Simonetta & Truffles At the Essential Ingredient Rozelle on Tuesday 21st of July Starts @ 6pm. An in Kitchen Dining Experience, Chef Table Style. The evening includes; – Interactive cooking demonstration – A 3 course set menu All featuring Australian Black
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While sushi remains a mystery to the uninitiated, those in the know, can appreciate it. But even the most avid fans do not realise there is a more correct way to dine on this cultural feast.
Spring in Australia – Seasonal Fruit & Vegetables As the days lengthen and the soil warms in our corner of the southern hemisphere, nature celebrates the new season with bushels and bunches of the good stuff, like lush red strawberries, beetroot, blood oranges, watermelon and honeydew
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Broaden Your Food Horizon As a Head Chef and leader in the Kitchen, I am always spouting off about my Number 1 Rules. The most important Number One Rule is to “always to have more than 1 Number 1 Rule”. The second Number One Rule enforced upon my doe eyed first year apprentices however, is
The Larousse Gastronomique, at 1,206 pages and nearly 3 ½ kg, is the culinary reference and bible of French cooking. More than a cookbook,
The Complete Mushroom Book The Quiet Hunt Antonio Carluccio Have you ever wanted to know how to go foraging for wild mushrooms, or cook a beautifully wild and rustic dish with mushrooms? Antonio Carluccio, “the Godfather of Italian Gastronomy”, has written the perfect book for you. I recently