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Gin Festival London
Drinks, London

Gin Festival London

Having written my dissertation on gin for my Master’s degree in Food Studies last year, there isn’t much that I don’t know. I love gin’s colourful history, its flavour and its resilience. Even ten years ago gin was a drink for grandmas, however, the ginaissance has occurred and many newcomers […]

National Burger Day
London, London Burgers

National Burger Day

Wednesday August 27th saw the celebration of National Burger Day. Defined by the Oxford dictionary as a flat round cake of minced beef that is fried or grilled and typically served in a bread roll, the restaurants taking part in this event defied definitions and proved just how much of […]

Taste of Sydney 2013
Sydney

Taste of Sydney 2013

Set against the backdrop of a stunning autumn day, darling Nic and I ventured to the 2013 Taste of Sydney Festival in Centennial Park. Showcasing a range of Sydney restaurants, it is important to study the menus as tummy space is limited and the ramifications and feelings of regret can […]

Taste of Sydney 2012
Sydney

Taste of Sydney 2012

As we farewell Summer and welcome in Autumn, it’s time again for the Taste of Sydney Festival. After loving it last year, I knew what I was in for this year and was empty-bellied and salivating as I arrived yesterday at Centennial Park. With the opening of Taste delayed by […]

Taste of Sydney 2011
Restaurant, Sydney

Taste of Sydney 2011

Today, I was lucky enough to be treated to the Taste of Sydney Festival, by a very generous friend. Held in Centennial Park, it is described as Sydney’s Ultimate Restaurant Festival, with a good smattering of Sydney restaurants serving up top fare. Interstate and international producers are also showcased. I […]