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Tastes and Traditions of Barcelona Food Tour

If there’s any country where understanding it’s food is key to understanding its culture, Spain is it. Whether you have one day or one year to spend in Barcelona, a three hour introduction to...
San-Churro-Chocolateria

San Churro Chocolateria

Shopping in Melbourne is sensational... and every time my energy depleted, a San Churro Chocolateria franchise seemed to come to my saviour. They were seriously everywhere! Brunswick Street Fitzroy, Lygon Street, Harbour Town &...
Vivaz-Buffet-Restaurant-&-Nightclub, The Rocks

Vivaz Buffet Restaurant & Nightclub

No buffet has ever gotten me as excited as this one. This restaurant has broken the 'quality over quantity' golden rule by giving us both. You heard right... Quality AND Quantity. Lovers of pork crackling...
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Cookbook review: Paella by Alberto Herraiz (plus a recipe)

Paella.I don't think there is a dish more synonymous with Spanish cuisine. Paella is also the title of a new cookbook (Phaidon Press, 2011) by chef Alberto Herraiz. And you guessed it, this publication,...
Low-302, Darlinghurst / Surry Hills

Low 302

My favourite type of nightspots are the ones that have delectable cocktails and mouthwatering menus. It has to have both and not just one without the other. Tapas and cocktails I love Low 302 'cause not...
Ash-St-Cellar-&-Merivale-Winter-Feasts

Ash St Cellar & Merivale Winter Feasts

Merivale's Winter Feasts have many talking -about its irresistable value for money and its risqué adverts. It is of course the follow up to the March into Merivale campaign where Justin Hemmes first convinced...
Summary-of-London-and-Barcelona

Summary of London and Barcelona

I'm half way through this 4.5 week eating extravaganza and I've finally gotten around to doing this blog post. Where have I been and what have I done? Well, I've taken almost 3000 photos, I...

World’s Best Paella Competition + Recipe

Paella is the age old Spanish comfort food and now we know where we can find the best of the best. On the 14th of September, the search for the world's best paella chef...
The Wolf Wine Bar, Sydney CBD, wine

The Wolf Wine Bar, Sydney CBD

If Barrafina was the embodiment of modern, Spanish-influenced cuisine, The Wolf Wine Bar is its younger, wine-loving Italian cousin who recently moved in down the road. And I mean literally down the road; though...

The best of Sydney, according to Time Out

I'm a big fan of Time Out. I would never visit a city without first consulting the local Time Out guide. Time Out Sydney's Food Awards 09 winners were announced this week, so let's see...

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