Category Archives: Food & wine tours

Wine & Food Tasting Tour – Sydney

We began our walking tour of Sydney near Circular quay where we met with our host Janet. She was bubbly and lively from the first word. I knew this tour would be one to remember. Janet entertained us with stories of … Continue reading

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Barista Course – Sydney

One sunny Saturday morning I stepped out of the bustle of the busy CBD and into the coolness of Sydney’s historic Dymocks building. I was there to embark on a journey full of robust aroma and rich flavour, creamy froth … Continue reading

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A journey to Lebanon through food

If someone had told me I would be eating raw lamb and going back for seconds and thirds I may not have believed them, but kibbeh has become one of my favourite dishes. If you are looking to broaden your … Continue reading

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In vino veritas (The dry version)

So here it was. The Hunter Valley Scenic Wine Tasting Tour. Without the tasting. So, The Hunter Valley Scenic Wine Teasing Tour. We were under 48 hours to August. So close. So tantalisingly close. And yet… I was joined today … Continue reading

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A day among the Hunter vines (The pickled version)

I thought it was cruel, although secretly I had hoped that someone would suggest it. Ais’s month-long activities bender in lieu of a pint or two was set to be the adventure of a lifetime, and she’d be having too … Continue reading

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A date with Sydney: Wine & beer tasting tour steals our “harts”

I lucked out today. Supplier relationship manager Michelle’s hurt her foot at kick boxing over the weekend, and I’m asked to step up to the plate to attend a wine and beer tasting tour at late notice. I looked at … Continue reading

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