All posts filed under: Italian


Kangaroo Island, South Australia

We were lucky enough to go on a fantastic three-day feast bonanza tour of Kangaroo Island organised by the South Australian Tourism Committee. We even got to nose about McLaren Vale for a bit before heading to the island, squeezing in two wineries as well as lunching at one of them.

Masterclass with Heinz Beck at Caffe Sicilia, Surry Hills

Heinz Beck has many accolades to his name, cookbooks and even a reality television cooking show that pits chefs against housewives. On top of that, he has the only restaurant in Rome with 3 Michelin stars: La Pergola. The German-born chef makes fantastic Italian and Mediterranean dishes, inspired by his Sicilian mother-in-law, that are also […]

Balla, Pyrmont

It’s been so busy lately, but now that things are getting back on track, we should be posting more regularly again… yay! Thanks for being so patient So a while ago, some of my foodie friends thought to start a 6-week fine dining / home-cooked dinner cycle (over dinner, no less) and it so happened […]

La Tratt, Fairfield

Howie told us of a dinner he had in Fairfield one day. “It looks so fancy that you’d think it’s a restaurant somewhere in Darlinghurst if you didn’t know you were in Fairfield,” he joked. Intrigued, I filed La Tratt away for whenever the opportunity arose (which, naturally, took some time). We didn’t have a […]