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Moreland dining scene update – July

Well, it’s been aeons since the last post but hey, what can I say? Life gets in the way. A couple of our favourite places have closed down over the past month or so. The first of these is Fine and Dandy on Melville Road in West Brunswick. It was a pioneer on this strip, … Continue reading

The 2011 Great Hot Cross Bun taste-off

Just in time for Easter I bring you the 2011 Great Hot Cross Bun taste-off. This is something I’ve been talking about doing for years, and in all honesty, one of the reasons I started to blog. I’ve previously written about my annoyance at the inner suburban and eastern suburbs focus of food articles from … Continue reading

A hot February night – Dinner at Pinarbasi

With dark clouds gathering overhead at the end of an extremely hot and humid day earlier this month, we raced down to Pinarbasi for dinner, one of the many Turkish restaurants along Sydney Road near our house. We made it indoors before the downpour began and safely ensconced in the air-conditioned comfort of the restaurant, … Continue reading

Coburg Cool – The Post Office Hotel

> Battered potato moons The hot and humid weather really isn’t any inducement for either of us to cook, so it was to the Post Office Hotel that we went for dinner on our way home from work last Thursday. We’ve enjoyed a few bar meals here since they opened in around the middle of … Continue reading