food

Introducing: The Melt Hub

Published on March 22, 2017
Categories - Blog, Read About, The Foodies

Inspired by the classic comfort food of grilled cheese and its popularity in the US, David Manuel launched his food truck The Melt Hub back in November 2015. From the mobile black box you can expect handcrafted combinations of old-school comfort food with new-school flavours “with an Anglo-French American twist,” says David. Think gourmet melts and burgers. David takes the classic cheese and carb combo and turns it into something a bit fancy, a bit gourmet, and a lot delicious.

The Foodies: Tipsy Oil

Published on August 22, 2016
Categories - Blog, Read About, The Foodies

Improving the world we live in is as important to the creators of Tipsy Oil, a local olive oil provider, as pressing the perfect drop of that liquid gold.

Tipsy Oil was born from an idea that its founder,

5 Minutes with Adriano Zumbo

Published on July 7, 2016
Categories - Blog, Events, Read About, The Foodies

This weekend the Good Food and Wine Show will take over the Perth Convention Exhibition Centre, with visiting celebrity chefs as well as our most admired locals in appearance. It will feature hundreds of exhibitors, each showcasing their latest and most innovative products ranging from meats, cheeses, fresh produce, desserts, wine, and beer to cookbooks, kitchen appliances and gadgets. Popular patissier and macaron king Adriano Zumbo is coming to town for the show, and we sat down for a quick chat.

The Foodies Meet Jay Tesorero of Academy Claremont

Published on May 18, 2016
Categories - Blog, Read About, The Foodies

“Rock star chef” Jay Tesorero earned his reputation as a chef to the stars when working at a major hotel. Nowadays he wants to cook for you and me from his post as head chef at Academy in Claremont. While the doors of Academy have been open for a little while, the all day café officially launches today, Wednesday 18 May, and will add a dinner service starting tomorrow. Jay shares his passion with us below.

Treats for Your Thursday

Published on April 7, 2016
Categories - Blog, Read About, Treats for your Thursday

1. Win Tickets to Selkie at the Blue Room Theatre

The Selkie is a creature of Gaelic mythology that exists as a seal in water, and can shed their sealskin to assume human form on land. The amazing Finn O’Branagáin has written a play inspired by this myth, which will show at The Blue Room Theatre from 12-30 April.

Eat Drink Perth: Our Top Picks

Published on March 8, 2016
Categories - Blog, Events, Read About

A celebration of all things gastronomic are at the centre of the City of Perth’s annual Eat Drink Perth, running from 16 March to 23 April. There will be markets, degustation dinners, cocktail masterclasses, special menus and more throughout the city and surrounds. We’ve picked out the events we are most looking forward to, so read on with your diary at the ready!

The Foodies Chat to Nikki of NOOD

Published on March 4, 2016
Categories - Blog, Read About, The Foodies

Nikki Heyder is the foodie behind NOOD – a local business that specialises in food that will nourish your body. Her dishes taste great but they also leave you feeling great. Even better, Nikki wants to make it easy for us to eat well, creating grab and go meals that don’t loose their goodness for the sake of convenience  – and that’s sure okay by me!