In the Kitchen Archive

  • What did you get up to this weekend? Did you hit up any of the Brewsvegas events across the city? The SO and I hit up Kettle and Tin's 2nd annual Chilli Cookoff to check out what some of Brisbane’s best chefs from restaurants like Anise, Cove Bar & Dining, Statler & Waldorf, Super Whatnot, Locanda Osteria & Bar and Padre Bar.

    Brewsvegas Event – Kettle and Tin 2nd Annual Chilli Cook Off

    What did you get up to this weekend? Did you hit up any of the Brewsvegas events across the city? The SO and I hit up Kettle and Tin's 2nd annual Chilli Cookoff to check out what some of Brisbane’s best chefs from restaurants like Anise, Cove Bar & Dining, Statler & Waldorf, Super Whatnot, Locanda Osteria & Bar and Padre Bar.

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  • Brewsvegas has signed up over 35 venues in Brisbane’s thriving craft beer culture with and the festival has just shy of 80 events planned for the week. That's a lot of places to hit up, so here are three kicking off this weekend that have piqued my interest.

    The inaugural Brewsvegas

    Brewsvegas has signed up over 35 venues in Brisbane’s thriving craft beer culture with and the festival has just shy of 80 events planned for the week. That's a lot of places to hit up, so here are three kicking off this weekend that have piqued my interest.

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  • After unpacking and tackling 2-weeks’ worth of laundry after 2 weeks of work travel in December, we hopped into the car to check out Primal Pantry enroute to the supermarket for the first time. We have been several times since, always for breakfast.

    Breakfast at Primal Pantry

    After unpacking and tackling 2-weeks’ worth of laundry after 2 weeks of work travel in December, we hopped into the car to check out Primal Pantry enroute to the supermarket for the first time. We have been several times since, always for breakfast.

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  • “I know we think there’s no difference in packaged pasta, but there is. Trrrrrry.”, my girlfriend begged. Well, then… if I’m going to make a comparison, I might as well compare them all.

    The Australian Supermarket Spaghetti Test

    “I know we think there’s no difference in packaged pasta, but there is. Trrrrrry.”, my girlfriend begged. Well, then… if I’m going to make a comparison, I might as well compare them all.

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  • The week following this girl's night out at Bistro Arlette, I was surprised to read that the bistro will be changing hands. So our first experience at this bistro was also our last.

    Our first and last girl’s night out at Bistro Arlette

    The week following this girl's night out at Bistro Arlette, I was surprised to read that the bistro will be changing hands. So our first experience at this bistro was also our last.

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  • Disclaimer: We dined as invited guests of Locanda Osteria & Bar and Liquidity Marketing. My opinions are my own. Locanda […]

    Locanda Osteria & Bar

    Disclaimer: We dined as invited guests of Locanda Osteria & Bar and Liquidity Marketing. My opinions are my own. Locanda […]

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  • Mighty Mighty cue & brew sits in prime M&A lane real estate with plenty of on-street visibility on McLachlan St. They offer a meaty menu with a Southern American flavour, so think hickory chip smoked flavours and cornbread them Southerners worship their mamas for. Overall on this visit, we came away disappointed and wondering if we had simply ordered the wrong dishes.

    Mighty Mighty

    Mighty Mighty cue & brew sits in prime M&A lane real estate with plenty of on-street visibility on McLachlan St. They offer a meaty menu with a Southern American flavour, so think hickory chip smoked flavours and cornbread them Southerners worship their mamas for. Overall on this visit, we came away disappointed and wondering if we had simply ordered the wrong dishes.

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  • Love Beets are 100% beetroot; no sugar, salt or additives - just naturally sweet baby beetroot that have been peeled, cooked fresh and packed, so they are ready to eat. They are sourced from a farm in Cowra, NSW, so they're local too.  I have 10 250gm packs of Love Beets to give away. Read on for details!

    Love Beets? You’ll love these beets

    Love Beets are 100% beetroot; no sugar, salt or additives - just naturally sweet baby beetroot that have been peeled, cooked fresh and packed, so they are ready to eat. They are sourced from a farm in Cowra, NSW, so they're local too. I have 10 250gm packs of Love Beets to give away. Read on for details!

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  • Chai Thai is a tiny hole-in-the-wall eatery that's tucked at the very end of a shop row, which is also home to Vespa Pizza and Tandoori King. Yet, despite its little size, it always has a bustling trade and so after one of the SO's physio sessions, we dropped in for dinner.

    Chai Thai

    Chai Thai is a tiny hole-in-the-wall eatery that's tucked at the very end of a shop row, which is also home to Vespa Pizza and Tandoori King. Yet, despite its little size, it always has a bustling trade and so after one of the SO's physio sessions, we dropped in for dinner.

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  • Hey, I’m not suggesting that I have an ounce of street cred to my name, but for the sake of research (and my ever expanding tummy rolls), let’s just say I strutted down with my ace (the SO) to break it down for you readers and check if DA'Burger deserves some props.

    You down with DA’Burger?

    Hey, I’m not suggesting that I have an ounce of street cred to my name, but for the sake of research (and my ever expanding tummy rolls), let’s just say I strutted down with my ace (the SO) to break it down for you readers and check if DA'Burger deserves some props.

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