Monthly Archives: December 2009

I have had a frantic few weeks so did not get a chance to write about Chef Laurent’s fabulous new books and the incredible book launch that he hosted a few weeks back, but it was such a great event I feel I have to make a belated mention. I have written about Chef Laurent […]

Many of you may already be aware of a campaign launched by Slow Food with regards to raw milk and raw milk cheeses, but just in  case you aren’t below is some information which will hopefully prompt you to action, or perhaps thought, that may eventually lead to action. I would also emphasize, as Julie […]

At the risk of sounding like I am gloating… I went to another fabulous lunch the other week at Ma’ Mensa on Hastings Street, Noosa to celebrate the launch of Lyndey Milan and Peter Howard’s individual books. The invite stated that it would be the most entertaining lunch on this year’s culinary calendar and it […]

Terra Madre Day was celebrated around the Sunshine Coast on the 10th December, and not being one to want to miss out on any opportunity to celebrate good food I threw myself right in the midst of it all. Slow Food Sunshine Coast Hinterland’s Julie Shelton and I followed the ‘snail trail’ from Maleny to […]

I have been a bit lax in past few weeks with blog postings and the reason for that was I was forced (yeah right) to go on a cruise to New Caledonia and Vanuatu. Yes, life is tough some times, and it was a working holiday though nobody believes me. While I worked very hard […]