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Sonoran Squid Diki Gets Suckers

I have resumed working on Sonoran Squid, the next desert tiki, by adding sucker detail to the tentacles. I’ll finish this up and get sanding and trimming. 9 more words


Seafood risotto (and anything else left over!)

I am huge fan of seafood but I know it’s not to everyone’s taste. It was on numerous holidays to Northern France as a child that I first tasted the amazing array of seafood on offer. 216 more words


Sinh Sinh Vietnamese cuisine

Yay for being able to experience a new amazing restaurant with new delicious food in a neighbourhood that I’m rarely ever in! Meet Sinh Sinh Vietnamese Cuisine on Victoria Drive! 392 more words


Salt and pepper squid makes a global loop

Salt and pepper squid is a hot, crisp pub food classic that has stood the test of time, outlasting countless pub renovations and bistro re-births. 187 more words


Kraken the ship against the waves

Acrylic on canvas

Over Christmas I was given a bottle of a famous spiced rum brand which features a picture of a giant squid on the box and bottle. 159 more words



This place is an institution.  Famous for its yum cha, it’s not to be confused with Shark Fin Inn, one of its sister restaurants just a bit further up Little Bourke Street.  416 more words


Fried Calamari – easier than you think

A few years ago Calamari was another one of the things my son asked me to make that I had never made before. I am not sure if he is getting me back for making him try everything on his plate; which is still a rule in my house today. 628 more words