Category Archives: dessert

Masterful Offerings

I love Masterchef, but most especially I love Masterchef Australia – not only because I long to see my hometown in the background.  I enjoy cooking and eating good food, so luckily I married BoyWonder who is an imaginative and … Continue reading

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Great Rivington Lobster Massacre

Having chatted to a number of foodies on Twitter for a while, we decided on catching up for a twEATup… this is a get-together over food.  A last minute change of venues, we decided on heading to the Rivington Bar … Continue reading

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Beyond Brunch

You’ve got to love the irony.  BoyWonder had a friend coming over from the US, on the 4th of July… so we just had to take him and his friend to Hawksmoor for a traditional English brunch.  We’ve been a … Continue reading

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I’m a shucker for good food

It’s a month without an “R”, and in the Northern Hemisphere, it’s traditionally a good time to eat oysters.  As a child, my parents attempted to feed me oysters, and I tried chewing away with little result other than to … Continue reading

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Master Canapes

I follow quite a lot of foodies on Twitter, I enjoy reading about where they’ve been, what they’ve experienced eating out and cooking in.  Inevitably we retweet each others general comments and blogs, which is a great way of discovering … Continue reading

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The Wonders of Brunch

I’ve always loved brunch.  In Australia I used to love getting together with friends at cafes or at each others homes or in a park for a weekend brunch – the meal that combines breakfast and lunch.  And yes, one … Continue reading

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Three-Star Disappointment

I’ve been remiss in my blogging – and while life has been busy, I can only blame it on possibly one of the worst dining experiences of my life.  I knew I had to tackle the evening, and have had … Continue reading

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