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Out of Town | The Ledbury, Notting Hill

During our honeymoon adventure around England, B and I decided to treat ourselves to dinner at The Ledbury Notting Hill. Recently ranked number 27 in the World’s 50 Best Restaurants, The Ledbury is run by head chef, Brett Graham, who is, we’re proud to say, Australian. The other head chef, Greg Austin, is also an Aussie.…

Canon Food Photography

Kristina Yenko’s Top 5 Food Photography Tips

Recently, Canon Australia ran a photography series called THE LAB – MENU, which was designed to ‘flip food photography on its head’. Essentially, the aim was to run an experiment that asked “what would happen if food photography featured everything but the food itself? Relying on just taste and texture, how would this look in a…

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Guest Post | The Fooducate App

Hello! Today we have a guest post from writer Mark Bailey, foodie, travel junkie and an amateur mountain climber – here to tell us all about an exciting new food app called FOODUCATE… The Fooducate App: Making Sure You Feed Your Family Right The task of making sure that you’re eating healthy and getting enough exercise…

Cookbooks for Christmas

I might be biased but It is a known fact that cookbooks make excellent Christmas presents. They are perfect for both experienced people who love to cook as well as those who might need some help, encouragement and/or inspiration in the kitchen (You know the types – the people who always say that they never have…

Taste Test: The New Cadbury Marvellous Creations

By now you would have seen the new range of Cadbury Marvellous Creations on the shelf of your supermarket. These, which, like the original range, were carnival-inspired and feature a range of fun, wacky flavours. Recently, to my great delight, I was sent some to try. I have a soft spot for chocolate so I…

Baking with the Country Women’s Association

Recently, Murdoch Books published a book called 365 Country Women’s Association Favourites: Inspirational Recipes for Everyday of the Year. Founded in 1922, The Country Women’s Association of NSW is the largest female lobby group in Australia. They meet monthly to discuss various initiatives including medical research, handicrafts and cookery projects. If you watch Masterchef you’ll know…

Kale and Mushroom Arrabiata

Recently I discovered that I like kale. I know kale has been dividing the masses for some time now, with people either loving it or passionately hating it. Forget all the associated health benefits (added bonus), I personally think it’s pretty delicious. It tastes kinda like spinach but with a very distinct texture. The texture…