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Dinner at Peppers Guest House Bar

Ana and I decided to just have dinner in our lovely hotel because we had such a wildly delicious lunch. And so here was what we ordered… really…

Our Hunter Valley Hotel: Peppers Guest House

It was pretty easy to find our way around Hunter Valley thanks to Ana’s GPS. And to find our Hotel Peppers tucked away in the middle of some…

The Best Birthday Dinner Ever at Toko in Surry Hills!

This was my first birthday being away from my family and it was pretty ironic because I was quite excited. Ana took me to one of Sydney’s finest…

The Smelly Cheese Shop in Hunter Valley

I love cheese. I love cheese. I love cheese. And this is the place to go crazy with cheese if you happen to be in the neighborhood. For…

First Time at Sydney Fish Market

The Sydney Fish Market holds a mind-blowing array of edible living creatures from all over the world! I was just overwhelmed by the variety of everything fresh…there were…

Messina Gelateria, Darlinghurst — creative gelatos!

Off to more food adventures, we headed to Messina Gelateria in Darlinghurst. Before we could enter, we had to go through a throng of children just getting their…

Assisting Janet Mitchell, one of Australia’s top food stylists

I was in great luck to be given the opportunity to assist one of Australia’s top food stylists, Janet Mitchell. It was pretty surreal at first but as…

Mad Pizza Bar, Darlinghurst — a wonderful pizza experience!

Darlinghurst is an area in Sydney that’s famous for eating. With little cafes lining up their streets, it’s pretty hard to pick-out places that might be just good…

A Fine First Lunch At Margan Restaurant, Hunter Valley

By my fifth day in Sydney, Ana and I were off to Hunter Valley, a wine country that has become one of the world’s best known wine making…

Do as the locals do — Campos Coffee Newtown

Ana took me on a quick drive tour of her old university. But before that, she introduced me to some of her uni friends at their favorite coffee…

Mater Turkish in New Town

Ana took me to New Town to meet up with some of her friends at the University. New Town, she says, is famous for multicultural cuisine and vintage…

Welcome to Sydney! — David Jones Yogurt and Grill’d Burger

Because of my excitement, I came to Sydney with little amount of sleep and too much excitement…hence, my energy crashing by the second hour of my stay in…

Leaving for Oz!

I think this is the best month of the year! I am finally visiting my best friend, Ana, over in Sydney Australia, home of the “natural” food styling…

Dreaming of the “Luther Burger”

I know this may sound gross, but ever since I watched Adam Richman of Man vs. Food scarf down this incredibly heart clogging, brain damaging sandwich, did I…

Win This @ The Chefy Store! Our 2nd Online Raffle!

Finally after everything..(my newborn pups, my new baby parrot, my messed up schedule!) I finally get to post some great news! On our 1st year, Mig and I…

Jurassic Pics from 2006

Look what I found! Just when I thought all was lost when I got that stupid guest account bug, I found something in my hard drive. I really…

Big C Discovery: Thai Pork Entrails in Brown Soup

Man, I’ve been dreaming of this since we left Thailand. I had this twice during our trip and I just can’t get enough of it. This pork entrails…

Thai Wine Tour Part 3: Gran Monte

After our unbelievably brief stay in PB Winery, it was only a short drive to Gran Monte vineyards. This was our last stop. This beautiful vineyard seems to…

Thai Wine Tour Part 2: PB Valley Winery

PB Valley is a winery in the middle of a few mountains in Khao Yai. After our long drive of wilderness from Village Farm, we began to see…

Thai Wine Tour Part 1: Village Farm and Winery

Village farm and winery is a boutique winery in the middle of the hills in nam keow. Along with the students and profs of CACS, our first day…

Four Season’s Sunday Jazz brunch year 6

It’s year 6 of our yearly Sunday brunch at the Four Seasons. This is something you should definitely trash your diet for and never miss if you’re in…