Monthly Archives: April 2011

Stitch Bar, Sydney

Stitch Bar

Even though I knew the address, I nearly walked right past Stitch Bar and had to do a double-take to make sure it was the right place. Nestled amongst office buildings, Stitch Bar is an unassuming doorway with the only … Continue reading

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Hazelnut Macarons

Hazelnut Macarons

I’ve mentioned before how I love to make food gifts for friends, but recently I also discovered that baked goods could also be used as bargaining power. As an incentive to give me some much-needed information for one of my … Continue reading

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All you can eat @ Sushi Choo, Sydney


Even though I’ve been to the Ivy a few times before, I’ve never noticed the brightly decorated Sushi Choo nestled behind the stairs with its red lanterns, Astroboy figurines and bonsai trees on the counter. Tonight we’re indulging in the … Continue reading

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The Hardware Société, Melbourne

Hardware Societe, Melbourne

These are no ordinary eggs and soldiers. They’re from The Hardware Société in Melbourne where I went towards the end of last year, and I loved the breakfast here so much that I went twice during my one week stay … Continue reading

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Chef’s Gallery, Sydney


Isn’t she adorable? This steamed sesame “piggy face” bun is one of the desserts on offer at Chef’s Gallery, a handmade noodle and dumpling house located near Town Hall. Like many other dumpling houses in Sydney, there is an ongoing … Continue reading

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