WHAT KATIE ATE FOOD TRAIL AND PHOTO WORKSHOP IN THE BAROSSA ~ OCTOBER 18TH AND 19TH, 2014

I am really delighted to announce and offer details of the Food Trail Weekend, which I am holding in the Barossa Valley in South Australia, along with my good friends Jan Angus of Hutton Vale Farm and Winery and Michael Wohlstadt of Barossa Heritage Pork. This is partly to celebrate the release of my second [...]

Qualia’s Weekends of Wonderment.

2 years ago I was invited to one of the most amazing places in Australia ~ Qualia in Hamilton Island in Queensland’s Whitsunday islands. As a blogger I have ~ wonderfully and gratefully at times, been offered some incredible travel opportunities, but this one will always stand out as one of my most memorable and [...]

HESTON FOR COLES ~ A BRITISH THEMED DINNER PARTY FOR FRIENDS

In the past 4 or 5 years I’ve been involved in food and recipe development, one of my biggest influences and inspirations has been British chef; Heston Blumenthal. I was lucky enough this time last year to eat at Dinner by Heston in London’s Mandarin Oriental Hotel. Next on my long-standing wish list, is The [...]

I’m Back!! Wooooopeee!

Ok, let’s face it… it’s been one heck of a long time in-between drinks… Finally ~ and after a somewhat unexpectedly longer hiatus than initially anticipated, I am delighted to announce WKA is back in action! *Happy dance* The past 10 months have been a total full-on whirlwind for me. During most of this time [...]

Happy Father’s day to all Aussie, Kiwi, Papua New Guinea and Fijian Dads!

and to all in the US ~ seemingly it’s: Happy Bacon Day! (?!) I am currently up to my tonsils in writing the first batch of 40 recipes which are to go out to my external recipe tester for WKA Book 2 tomorrow morning, but wanted to upload a quick post with 2 recipes from [...]

Italy 2013 ~ The Amalfi Coast, Bologna, Venice; London and Dublin. Plus a super EXCITING ANNOUNCEMENT!! :)

Wowzers! Ok, this was the MOTHER of all posts I have ever uploaded. I think it has been the most full-on collection I have ever published on the blog in it’s 3 years running (maybe with the exception of the 2011 Christmas Magazine)… I literally have a glass of wine in my hand to celebrate [...]