What is Australian Cuisine?

What is ‘real’ Australian cuisine? Co-authored by Jonny Rowntree and James Xin Lee   Over the past 15 years, I always got asked the question what Australian cuisine is about. Even when my parents in-laws visited Adelaide last year, the same question appeared again. Recently, the City of Onkaparinga has been chosen for the first…

The complete guide to Adelaide Central Market: Seafood

Now, for the guide of Adelaide Central Market, all butchers are covered. The next on the plate is about seafood. A good market is never complete without some beautiful seafood, isn’t it? Adelaide Central Market has got 3 good seafood shops. Although this is no where near Sydney Fish Market, the prices and quality are…

Interview with Chef Alison Taafe & Eat for your life

Internationally acclaimed Australian Chef Alison Taafe is in town this weekend to present at Sunday Mail HIA Home and Garden show at Royal Adelaide showground, doing cooking demonstration, with her new book “Eat for your life”.  Adelaidefoodies.com interviewed Alison yesterday at Adelaide Central Market while she was picking up some fresh local organic vegetables and…

The complete guide to Adelaide Central Market: Butchers- Poultry

This is the continuation of my series of interviews to update the complete guide to Adelaide Central Market. In the previous two posts, I talked about the following topics. History and background General Butchers   Please join me and Joanne to discover poultry butchers together today. In the Central Market, there are three stalls that…

The complete guide to Adelaide Central Market: Butchers

Continue on updating my guide to Adelaide Central Market, this week we will talk about meat. Nowadays, the supermarkets are getting bigger and better, more and more people start to use supermarkets for their primary source to buy meat. However, one problem with supermarkets is that you can’t always get the cut you want or…

The complete guide to Adelaide Central Market

Adelaide central market has long been the pride of our city. I am sure most of us have been at least once in or at least heard of the Central Market. However,  the real question that I want to ask is “Do we really know the central market?”. Regular shoppers like myself would think that…

Drink Tea, Drink Dilmah – Interview with Mr Merrill J. Fernando (Part 2)

The interview with Merrill and Dilhan is such a journey of knowledge and info of tea. Some of those includes the sensory aspects, regional characteristics and antioxidant activities of the tea I drink from time to time. Magically, all these characters have similar aspects as our wines. If you love drinking fine wines, then I guess you…