Posts Tagged with: foodie

Best Scenic picnic spots in Perth

Posted in - Budget Travel Australia & Microadventure Perth & Perth, Australia on November 27th 2015 0 Comments Picnic

Summer starts next week, can you believe that? Spring was slightly strange this year with some pretty hot days, evening lightning storms and cooler weather. Still, it’s been great weather for a picnic and I can’t complain. I know I say it all the time, but we really are fortunate in Western Australia to have mostly …

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Breakfast, Cider and a picturesque setting

Posted in - Brunch & Budget Travel Australia & Coffee & Day trips from Perth & Food and Drink Perth & Perth Hills on November 2nd 2015 0 Comments Perth-hills

The scenery at CORE Cider House is really sensational and it hits you the moment you pull up in the car park. The cidery and restaurant is set on a slope in the Perth hills with picturesque views across its orchard and Australian forest in the background. I have to say half way though …

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The Wolf The Bean The Walnut; Vegan eating

Posted in - Breakfast & Coffee & Food and Drink Perth & Perth Cafes & Perth, Australia on July 20th 2015 2 Comments Sweet-potato-lunch

Discovering a new place or keen to dive into new foods in Perth, is really easy these days, jump onto the very social, Instagram and instigate a search on Perth. I promise you, you’ll find a trove of options. I was spending the day in the city for work and had been on the lookout for …

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Crowd pleasers – Mardi Gras Doughnuts

Posted in - kitchen @ Home & Recipes on June 17th 2015 2 Comments jam-donut

This post is terribly late! But better late than never, right?  Plus it involves jam doughnuts and definitely worthy of sharing with you all! Last Christmas, we made dessert for both sides of the family. I may have overlooked the commitment of baking from scratch, as we (Derek too) spent almost two days in the kitchen (minus …

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Dinner at Print Hall Bar

Posted in - Food and Drink Perth & Late Night Cafe on March 9th 2015 0 Comments Gnocchi

The evening before my birthday, Derek and I decided to go for a pre-birthday celebration. We have been wanting to dine at Print Hall for a long time now, truthfully, since it opened a few years ago! We’ve had a couple of drinks upstairs at Bob’s rooftop bar under the neon West Australian sign, and they …

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Morning at Deli Chicchi

Posted in - Breakfast & Chocolate & Coffee & Dog Friendly & Perth Cafes on January 26th 2015 0 Comments Deli-chicchi-Cappucino

Tucked away in the western suburbs neighbourhood of Mt Claremont is Deli Chicchi. We took the opportunity to pop in and enjoy a coffee and snack amidst the daily morning bustle, the cafe is a popular haunt for the residents of the area and with the spacious outdoor seating area, it’s not hard to see why. …

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Food diary in Nozawa Onsen

Posted in - Japan & Travelling Me on January 17th 2015 0 Comments Nozawa-Onsen-village-3

Aside from mountain snow sports and soaking in the natural hot springs, Nozawa Onsen has a wonderful understated food scene that remains for the most part untouched by the western world and strongly connected to local traditions. It’s a welcome change from the ever growing presence of fast food we experienced in Tokyo city.  In the …

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Fassbender & Rausch Chocolatiers at Gendarmenmarkt

Posted in - Chocolate & Europe & Germany on March 5th 2011 2 Comments Berlin

Having spent a day largely exploring the confronting history side of Berlin, we stopped by a local chocolatier to indulge in a much sweeter side.  Any Chocolate lover, who happens to be in the city of Berlin should not miss the opportunity to visit the Fassbender & Rausch Chocolatier. Let me repeat this …

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