Monthly Archives: February 2012

Cafe Enzo, Polkolbin


Despite having lived in Sydney all my life, it was only recently that I managed to convince Sir D that a trip to the Hunter Valley would be a good idea. Good food, cheese and wine tasting and a room … Continue reading

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Yoshii, The Rocks


It was my birthday earlier this week, and knowing my love of Japanese food all too well, Sir D treated me to dinner at Yoshii in The Rocks. Clearly Monday nights are not their busiest, as we were the only … Continue reading

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As a child I remember eating fun-size Violet Crumbles and Crunchies by gnawing away on the outside chocolate layer and then relishing the crunchy, sweet honeycomb centre afterwards. I always thought that the honeycomb was some magical, bubble-filled candy that … Continue reading

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Bistro 80, Pyrmont


With so many new big-ticket, fine dining restaurants opening at The Star, and a casino floor filled with poker machines, roulette and blackjack, it’s easy to think that a night at The Star will burn a hole in your wallet. … Continue reading

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The Pie Tin, Newtown


PIE PIE PIE! Pies are one of my favourite foods in the whole world! There’s something about the buttery pastry – be it short or flaky – encasing a sweet or savoury filling that is so comforting and homely. And … Continue reading

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