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Sydney’s best hot cross buns for Easter 2016

There’s no doubt that Sydneysiders are massive foodies.  And luckily, bakeries have warmed to the city’s demands for the most supreme hot cross bun. All over the city, bakers are battling it out for all things hot cross bun related, from traditional buns, to unusual varieties such as matcha hot cross buns and hot cross bun… Continue reading Sydney’s best hot cross buns for Easter 2016

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Sampling ‘Modern Australian’ Cuisine @ Berowra Waters’ Inn

If you haven’t realised, a lot of restaurants in Australia offer a ‘Modern Australian’ menu. I’ve often wondered – what is modern Australian? I kept this question at the forefront of my mind when I visited Berowra Waters’ Inn and sampled the Summer degustation menu for dinner. First up, guests must park at one of… Continue reading Sampling ‘Modern Australian’ Cuisine @ Berowra Waters’ Inn

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Mouth-watering lobster rolls at Waterman’s Lobster Co

A sign of a truly incredible foodie experience is if I’m still salivating over my food hours after I’ve gobbled it up. In the case of the warm, buttery Connecticut lobster roll packed full of red meaty lobster that I had for lunch (along with chips and a drink) at Waterman’s Lobster Co, instead of… Continue reading Mouth-watering lobster rolls at Waterman’s Lobster Co

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The Ephemeral City: the cardboard city created by Sydneysiders

The annual Sydney Festival is here again, featuring contemporary art installations, music, and presentations that define Sydney. This year, I visited two art installations. First up was The Ephemeral City, a cardboard city created by Sydneysiders visiting the installation, at the new Barangaroo district. It was impressive to see the life-size structures created voluntarily by… Continue reading The Ephemeral City: the cardboard city created by Sydneysiders

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Exceptional Japanese style tapas at Izakaya Fujiyama

“Izakaya” are casual drinking holes frequented by Japanese locals after work, where the drinks reign supreme and side dishes accompany the alchohol. At Izakaya Fujiyama, the star of the show is the food. The back streets behind Crown Street in Surry Hills are the new “it” trendy places to be, where little hidden gems can… Continue reading Exceptional Japanese style tapas at Izakaya Fujiyama

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Green tea madness at Cafe Cre Asion and Valentino Rockstuds

This weeked was unuually wet, gloomy and cold for Spring. But that didn’t stop me from making the most of it! On Saturday, I met up with my friends to try out Cafe Cre Asion, a tiny cafe in a back alley specialising in everything matcha.  Miss F had somehow found out about this little… Continue reading Green tea madness at Cafe Cre Asion and Valentino Rockstuds