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Hercules Morse, South Melbourne

For our publisher lunch this week (so rare!) I was keen to check out Hercules Morse, a modern tapas-type affair on Clarendon Street. Menu looked good and the reviews were positive. 444 more words

Insomnia and Butter.


In the wee small hours of the morning I found myself watching a Jacques Pepin cooking show. He shared a memory of eating toast with homemade butter in his grandmother’s kitchen.  301 more words


Escargot Galore

We love a good escargot and, apparently, so do the people of Frankfurt. Perhaps it is because we have come across several French Bistros, but they can be found in traditional German restaurants as well. 243 more words


Brodo Bonanza - Hats off to "Cappelletti"

About ten years ago, I attended a cooking class at the Gambero Rosso premises just off Viale Marconi. The interior was new and exciting, escalators and three floors, shops and wine bar etc., and there was a fab atmosphere at the time.   1,371 more words

Basic Techniques

(livi):pear tart with crunchy almond topping

This recipe was such a winner!!!…the perfect combination of sweet, flaky, crunchy and crisp all in one!

And I think we all have to admit that after the… 342 more words


Fatty McFatterson

Yeah. So, I’m off the wagon.

Here’s the good news. I’ve been mostly keeping up with Yoga. And you may say that doesn’t count as exercise, because it rarely makes me sweat. 726 more words


Heritage Fair Success

There was plenty of fun, smiles and sunshine at the Kingston Butter Factory Heritage Fair held on Sunday 23 October 2016.

People who attended the event enjoyed browsing market stalls, viewing the vintage machinery displays in operation and a huge display of beautifully restored and loved vintage cars. 16 more words