Margaret River Gourmet Escape

What a spectacular weekend!  Well organised event, beautiful venue and an amazing advertisement for what Western Australia has to offer the world. We could not have asked for better weather; two gorgeous, bright ‘sunshiney’ days! We are truly spoilt. I found Gourmet Escape quite different to Good Food and Wine, Araluen Chilli Festival, Mundaring Truffle Festival,…

Beaufort Street Festival

Is it next year yet?! Had the best time!Just wanted to post something about the festival to give a bit of a thumbs up to a few stalls!Snags and Sons749 Newcastle Street,LEEDERVILLEOpen 7 days for breakfast, lunch and dinner.  The wrap they were serving was the absolute HIGHLIGHT of my night. Pork and caramelised onion…

The Publican

The Publican774 Albany HighwayEAST VICTORIA PARKOpen 7 days for lunch and dinner, sundays only for breakfast. I have an issue with Fruit Toast. I love Fruit Toast. So why is it always really crappy when you order it for breakfast?? Can anybody tell me where I can order good Fruit Toast in Perth? Only prerequisite is…

Little Stove

I’ve heard very good things about this little cafe for a while and finally got around to checking it out last week. Little StoveShop 93 / 107 Harris StreetBICTONOpen 7 days for breakfast and lunch. Very quaint, very sweet interior. The staff were cheery and the place has a really comfortable and welcoming atmosphere. We drove past…

Wagamama

I haven’t been to Wagamama in Subiaco for a good few years.  I’ve not been their biggest fan in the past, hence the hiatus. From a food point of view, This was my best experience to date. I got the Moyashi Soba Soup and you could taste clean, fresh herby flavours – particularly in the zucchini for…

Markets, Macarons and Chocolates!

Farmers Markets. Organic and locally grown fruit and veg, coffee vans, freshly baked bread and baked goods, Gozleme’s.. what is not to love? What a wonderful way to spend a Saturday morning! Have any of you actually thought about how many markets are popping up over Perth? It’s awesome!  A friend at work has been…

6 Carbs that help you stay skinny!

Further to my Bulghur recipe last night, I have been thinking about what other grains are easily available these days that are a healthier, less processed substitute for your refined grains such as white rice, couscous, pasta, etc. Then I remembered this article from one of my favourite healthy food websites and thought I had…