{Ain’t No MEAT-tain High Enough} Filipino Grilled Meat & Seafood Platter at Jasmine’s, Deer Park
June 10, 2015 – 8:48 pm | 6 Comments

When Filipino’s are tasked with grilling meat and seafood, we take it on like POTUS had appointed us with this all important duty – we do it with honour. We go all out and prepare …

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Chez Olivier – Le Bistro
March 25, 2009 – 1:48 pm | No Comment
Chez Olivier – Le Bistro

Intro: Onion Soup feeding the soul followed by perfectly cooked rib eye steak, melting inside the mouth, seafood extravaganza presented itself to its beady eyed admirers

Details: Le Bistro – 121 Greville Street – Prahran 9525 …

St Ali – Coffee House
March 24, 2009 – 9:56 am | 2 Comments
St Ali – Coffee House

Intro: Made me question “What the hell have I been drinking?”

Details: 12-18 Yarra Place, South Melbourne VIC 3205. Near Coles.
(St Ali Laneway Festival 6 Februray)

Surroundings: Roasting machines and a hidden graffitied laneway entrance …

Breakfast at Mixed Business
March 24, 2009 – 9:10 am | One Comment
Breakfast at Mixed Business

Intro: Saturday morning weariness healed by Mixed Business
 
Details: 486 Queens Pde, Clifton Hill, 03 9486 1606
 
Surroundings: A quirky cafe fitted out with nostalgic signs like Hot dimsims, no fuss wooden chairs and tables, white walls …

Finger Lickin’ Good Ribs at Barbarinos & Wong
March 24, 2009 – 8:32 am | No Comment
Finger Lickin’ Good Ribs at Barbarinos & Wong

Intro: Meat craving resolved with a bib

Details: 474 St Kilda Rd, Melbourne 3004 Telephone 9866 1681

Surroundings: Formal but can dine in casual clothes. Great for a date or dinner with friends. Definitely …

Dalmatino
March 24, 2009 – 7:40 am | No Comment
Dalmatino

Intro: Summery suited breakfast by the bay
 
Details: 280 Bay Street Port Melbourne Victoria 3207, 03 9645 6584
 
Surroundings: Dimly lit restaurant for evening dining with a cafe charm by day. Alfresco area
 
Liquid consumption: Di …

Number 8 restaurant and wine bar
March 24, 2009 – 6:59 am | No Comment
Number 8 restaurant and wine bar

Intro: Towering seafood platter
Details: Riverside, Crown Casino, 9292 7899
Surroundings: Bright, formal, black and white themed. Suited for corporate lunches rather than a fun night out.
Liquid consumption: Riesling, Leo Buring Leonay ‘Watervale’, Clare Valley – South …

Kick the Blues Cake – Recipe
March 24, 2009 – 5:07 am | No Comment
Kick the Blues Cake – Recipe

I drew up this recipe by accident. I had an excess amount of left over fruit and was thinking of ways to eat it all before it all went off. I thought perhaps I can …

Coming to Sydney
March 20, 2009 – 5:49 am | No Comment
Coming to Sydney

Sydney you say?
Although I’m yet to post anything…. on a positive note, I’m heading to Sydney for a food tour. My taste bud exploration  itinerary begins at China town for a traditional Chinese breakfast. There’s …