Monthly Archive: July, 2015

PAY IT FORWARD: IT STARTS WITH YOU

Recently on my Facebook newsfeed there have been numerous stories about how restaurants have taken on the social responsibility of helping feed those in need through the ‘Paying it Forward’ (PIF) initiative. I… Continue reading

CHEF TALK: FIRE IT UP! with CHEF GIOVANNI DI AMBROSIS

For a man whose English I was told was poor, I was surprised at how eloquently Chef Giovanni spoke. Yes, he has a strong Italian accent but his passion for the kitchen is… Continue reading

QUESTION TIME: WHAT IS YOUR RAINBOW FOOD COLOUR?

Ever since I started this blog, food photography as a category has become more intrinsic in my psyche when it comes to inspiration, creativity, balance, light etc. and I rummage through food images… Continue reading

CHEF TALK: FIRE IT UP! with CHEF TAREK HAMDAN

With my CHEF TALK: FIRE IT UP! I wanted to meet Chefs from all types, sizes and shapes of kitchens . And this is how my journey led me to a catering business… Continue reading

JG KITCHEN: I’LL BE BACK.. FOR MORE

I need to start this review with a warning! WARNING: If you visit this restaurant, you will go back – AGAIN and AGAIN! There now, don’t tell me you have not been warned!… Continue reading

CHEF TALK: FIRE IT UP! with CHEF PASQUALE SIPONE

If there ever was an alternative profession that I could suggest Chef Pasquale would be great at – it would be as an Italian Ambassador. His love for his home, for his city… Continue reading

TRE BY ROBERTO RELLA: ANOTHER TRYST WITH ROBERTO

I have a story to tell! The venue on the invitation read – TRE by Roberto Rella and I knew I just had to be part of the special Business Lunch preview which… Continue reading

CHEF TALK: FIRE IT UP! with CHEF ANDREW MATTHEWS

It was 4 years ago that Chef Andrew took his first international flight and his destination: Dubai. He must have loved it enough, because he went back home to Australia, saved up enough… Continue reading

EUROPEAN APPLE MISSION: DISCOVER. CHOOSE. ENJOY.

Apple. Now that’s a word everyone knows (and no I am not talking about the Brand with a bite taken out of the apple as its logo!) – everyone has tasted it, everyone… Continue reading