Take a Jaipur Cooking Class in India

Take a Jaipur Cooking Class in India

Hello dear readers! I'm currently in India collecting recipes for my new cookbook. One of the trip highlights has been the Jaipur Cooking class which is taught by chef Lokesh. Before arriving in Jaipur, the chef asked me to select a menu for the class. One of the dishes which had been proving Continue reading

Gourmet Desire Cooking Class Delhi

Gourmet Desire Cooking Class Delhi

As soon as I knew we were traveling to Delhi I booked a lesson at Gourmet Desire Cooking Class. One of my favourite ways to learn about a countries culture is through their food. I love Indian food, but eating and enjoying the local food is fleeting. Booking a cooking class allows me to take the Continue reading

Feeding Delhi – Visiting a Sikh Temple Kitchen

Feeding Delhi – Visiting a Sikh Temple Kitchen

As part of of Food Tour of Delhi we visited the Gurudwara Bangla Sahib. This temple is one of the most prominent Sikh temples in Delhi, India. Earlier in the food tour I asked our guide Jaidev about the people we saw living in the street. I was concerned that they were so thin. Some adults and Continue reading

Let’s Go on a Delhi Walking Food Tour

Let’s Go on a Delhi Walking Food Tour

I've always said that I choose my travel destinations by the type of food I want to eat. So it's no surprise that on day one of our Indian getaway I booked a walking food tour of Delhi.  Although, I wasn't just thinking of my tastebuds. We're travelling with two children so a tour seemed like a good Continue reading

Campfire Corn Salsa – Ready for BBQ Season!

Campfire Corn Salsa – Ready for BBQ Season!

Hello lovely readers, today I have a special treat for you. Given that we are coming into summer, Teri from "Buy That, Cook This," has offered to share her Campfire Corn Salsa recipe!  Please make Terri feel welcome. Don't forget to take a look at her website for more Southern Style Cooking. See Continue reading

2016 Woolgoogla Curryfest – Bigger & Better!

2016 Woolgoogla Curryfest – Bigger & Better!

Curryfest is the hottest day on the calendar for the tiny seaside town of Woolgoolga. Once a year the village comes alive with sounds of Punjabi music and the smell of delicious rich curries. Yes, today was the 2016 Curryfest and it was bigger and better than EVER! Woolgoolga is privileged to Continue reading

Bully BBQ – American Style Barbecue Class

Bully BBQ – American Style Barbecue Class

I can't get enough of American style barbecue. A few years ago I judged a Barbecue contest in Port Macquarie and since that event I have been absolutely infatuated with the flavours. My love of smoked, slow cooked barbecue meats is so intense that I even brought hubby a Pro Q for Father's Day Continue reading

Pasta Making Workshop Coffs Harbour

Pasta Making Workshop Coffs Harbour

Every year I watch Masterchef and promise myself I'm going to learn pasta making.  This year it seems like every one of the contestants has made pasta in one form or another. I felt like they were taunting me! I've tried to make pasta before and whilst it wasn't a disaster, I knew I needed Continue reading

How to Make Wood Fired Pizza

How to Make Wood Fired Pizza

Have you ever wondered how to make pizza in a wood fired pizza oven? We make pizza from scratch quite regularly at home so when we had the opportunity to road test a wood fired pizza oven on a recent gourmet getaway we were very excited. I have quite often considered buying or making a pizza oven Continue reading

Sapphire Fossicking Family Fun Inverell NSW

Sapphire Fossicking Family Fun Inverell NSW

Have you every thought about Sapphire fossicking? Gourmet Getaways is on a bit of a country adventure at the moment. We're doing some exploring out west! Given that it's NSW School Holidays we decided to take the opportunity to visit Dubbo Zoo. While en route we're checking out what the bush has to Continue reading

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