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Valentine’s Day at Sofitel on Collins

  TAKE VALENTINE’S DAY TO NEW HEIGHTS WITH SOFITEL MELBOURNE ON COLLINS Lovers can celebrate with the most romantic city views, 5 star French luxury, and a dining experience to remember at Sofitel Melbourne On Collins this Valentine’s Day. Or for a relaxed, cheeky evening why not ...

The Eveleigh – Los Angeles

The Eveleigh opened late 2010 and is one of the most popular places to go in LA for food, and drinks, particularly amazing cocktails.

Target 100

Our farmers challenging Aussies to learn about sustainable farming Celebrity Chef and Target 100 ambassador Darren Robertson is inviting all Australians to become more curious and ask questions about how their food is farmed as he goes on a journey of discovery to find the answers. “I’m ...

Christmas Countdown – Things to Remember

5 weeks to go – Wed 20th Nov:  If you’re making your own Christmas pudding or cake, do it now so it has time for the rum or brandy to soak in. Order turkeys & Hams from a butcher you trust. They are pricey so you don't want to pay lots of money for a ham that's sinewy and ...

Nobu Los Angeles

I was lucky enough to go to the opening night of Nobu in Melbourne a few years ago and not surprisingly, I loved it. I got to meet the great man himself – Chef Nobuyuki "Nob" Matsuhisa, and couldn’t believe how utterly humble, gracious and lovely he was – not to mention, a culinary legend of course.

Mai Tai Bar

Ask anyone about Hawaii and the one word that’s constantly repeated (full shriek) is Mai Tai’s!!!   Undoubtedly Hawaii’s national cocktail, Mai Tai’s are cool, refreshing & gorgeously tropical and we were lucky to experience its name sake, the legendary Mai Tai bar at the Royal ...

Luau – Aha’aina at the Royal Hawaiian

If ever there was a way to experience the rich culture, fascinating history and beautiful stories of Waikiki, a ‘Luau’ is the way to do it. Now I went to a Luau in Honolulu many years ago and to be honest, it wasn’t great.  So I was a little underwhelmed about experiencing another. ...

RumFire – Diamond Head Lanai

With so many great bars and restaurants to choose from on Waikiki beach, finding our favorites to report back to you guys seemed a little overwhelming.   But, it didn’t take us long! (A tough job, but someone had to do it).  Without question, possibly our hands-down favourite is RumFire – ...

Kai Market – Sheraton Waikiki

I admit to being one of the many wanna-be green thumbs currently obsessed with vertical gardens...sheer botanical eye candy! That's why, upon visiting Kai Market at Sheraton Waikiki (which is where we stayed a couple of weeks ago), I was utterly thrilled to see two beautiful ‘working’ vertical ...

Review – Sartago

Recently, I enjoyed a lovely lunch at Sartago in Richmond, Vic.  And as you all know, when I'm impressed with a place, I am keen to let you know about it :) It's in a really convenient location, right near Swan St (on Church St), and is very nicely put together.  The Chef & owner is ...