4 Days in the Barossa…

Lemon Pudding with Blueberry Compote ~ Recipe here Above: Toursim South Australia’s recent (beautiful) TV advert All above photos taken @ HUTTON VALE CELLAR DOOR ~ Link here BAROSSA HERITAGE PORK ~ Link here and here BAROSSA RHUBARB AND CINNAMON CAKE ~ Recipe here Rhubarb & Cinnamon Cake ~ Recipe here SCHULZ BUTCHERS ~ Link [...]

Australia Day 2013 Inspired Recipe Ideas…

Macadamia, Apricot, Apple and Sage Sausage Rolls ~ Recipe here. (Note, these are SO good!!! I couldn’t stop gobbling them all weekend!). Slow Roasted Lamb and Rosemary Aussie Pies ~ Recipe here. BBQ Prawns with Mango, Lime, Soy and Mint Dressing ~ Recipe here. Breakfast Eggs with Flaked Ocean Trout, Crispy Potatoes and White Cabbage [...]

Healthy and Quick Weekday Office Lunch Ideas

A few months ago I came up with and idea for a food shoot for Real Living. It was based around quick and easy lunches which you can make and take to work with you, saving time and stress, money etc. I thought it would be nice to run with a Mad Men styled/inspired shoot, [...]

Rustic Vegemite Beef & Aussie Ale Pie, Cider Roasted Pork Tenderloin with Apple, Prune & Pine Nut Stuffing, Chocolate Amaretto Pear Frangipane Tart

All Images © Katie Quinn Davies Something I never, ever, EVER thought would happen, came like a bullet out of the blue last weekend whilst I was in Orange… I ate – and more importantly ENJOYED – a piece of toast with… *wait for it*… Vegemite on it…! I have tried this food product a [...]

A long, lazy weekend in Orange, NSW…

Authentic features have been lovingly retained in the main shearing shed building, including the original shearing station equipment and floor staining which would have occurred from the continuous contact of oil in the sheep’s wool with the original floorboards. Also marks on the floor from the sheep’s hooves are still evident… A few inquisitive residents… [...]

The great Aussie Beef Burger, Brownies and more…

This cake above is not one of my own recipes, rather it’s from Giada Di Laurentis, who is a chef I’ve really quite grown to enjoy watching cook (apart from when she totally over pronounces Italian words like “Parmigiano Reggiano” …. (no offence intended Giada The recipe for the cake – which is incredibly moist [...]