If you’ve ever dreamt of throwing in the towel at work and starting up a bakery, read this book first. Gesine Bullock-Prado tells her honest-to-goodness tale of going from Hollywood big-shot to baker in My Life From Scratch: A Sweet Journey of Starting Over.
After our trip to Paris we seem to be drawn to all things French, or as we like to say with a heavy French accent Frauunch. Upon seeing the blue, white and red tricolore flying high above The French Cafe in Taupo we naturally had to visit.
The Cara & Co concept store at Westfield Sydney - I go for the art, but stay for the Flemish fine-dining. Whilst it’s easy to miss, if you look way down the back of the shop space you’ll see a darkened doorway, this is where you’ll need to go if you’re looking to try the devine Cara [...]
There has been much talk about heirloom fruit and vegetables lately, strains of plants which are not commonly used in commercial agriculture. It brings to mind Uli Westphal’s Mutato Project, a collection of photographs highlighting how fruits and veges really look when they’re cultivated for something other than their beauty for the supermarket [...]
Growing up my two favourite things were ice cream and science. So much so that in year 10 I’d managed to secure myself 2 weeks of work experience in the labs of a local dairy and ice cream factory. Whilst I didn’t take my combined passions any further than age 15, others did. For those ice cream lovers lucky enough [...]
Our two week holiday to New Zealand had been long overdue, work had driven both Ninja and myself to the point of exhaustion and we desperately needed to get away from everything. For our first night in Auckland I wanted to take it easy, so we ate at Tanuki’s Cave Yakitori Bar which was just around the [...]
If you’re looking for a special gift for your favourite chef, and who’s to say that’s not you, then Ladurée Sucré and The Golden Book of Chocolate recipe books may be what you’re looking for.
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