New Shanghai, Brisbane CBD

Bring on New Shanghai in Brisbane City, Queens Plaza. Tucked away in the bottom level food court next to Coles, lies the busy little sanctum of really good Shanganese food. We were greeted and seated almost immediately and, because we had our little Parker-Bear with us, we were given a high-chair. My partner Bart and…

Tonys Italian Table, Tartufo Ristorante – Fortitude Valley

I was lucky enough to join some of Brisbanes best female bloggers for the menu launch of Tonys Italian Table – a 9 course degustation like share plate menu that is available for 6 people or more at $50pp. The menu is inspired by Tonys love for classical italian food that reminds him of family…

Adriano Zumbo – Passionfruit Macaron Kit Review

I love macarons. Who doesn’t? You know what else I love.. being sent awesome products from The Soup to try. Recently they sent me an awesome Adriano Zumbo pack.. containing lots of awesome goodies. One of them being this awesome passionfruit macaroon kit. The packaging is very simple and pretty. Clean design on a white…

Dudley Street Espresso, Annerley

Ever since I started blogging, I knew that one day I was going to review my favourite coffee shop. Dudley Street Espresso was my haven. When Ditty, Bart and I lived around the corner from DSE we would venture up get a coffee and, what we call ‘heroin’ sandwich. I was devastated when we moved…

La Zuppa

With Winter fast approaching, slow cooked meals and soups are coming right back into fashion. I was lucky enough to sample an abundance of La Zuppa soups available at your local supermarket. Usually I bypass the canned soup section because I enjoy making my own, but now with me at college, studying and 2.year old,…

Mado Restuarant, Southbank

Last night I took my Grandmother out for dinner for her birthday. After making reservations at Tukka I realized their degustation would have to wait, we were on a time schedule as my sister had purchased tickets to Romeo & Juliet at QPAC for 7.30pm. So at 1pm yesterday, I was frantically searching on urbanspoon…

Ambrosia Cupcakes

“In ancient Greek mythology, Ambrosia is the food, of the gods, conferring ageless immortality upon whomever consumes it.” Ambrosia Cupcakes, is run and owned by 29 year old, super mum of three, Jayme and has been Brisbane based and operational since January 2011. Since January this year alone, Jayme has already cooked over 10,000 cupcakes for a variety…