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High Tea at PassionTree (Velvet)

I knew nothing of PassionTree Velvet when a little box was delivered to my office on an otherwise dull Tuesday afternoon. Looking for all the world like an aqua tinted Tiffany gift box, it was filled with a selection of melt in the mouth chocolate truffles and an invitation* to High Tea at the PassionTree… Read more

Filed in: Brisbane, Restaurant Review

Traditional Chinese Tea Ceremony

A few weeks ago we dropped in to Scrumptious Reads on James St on our way home from the movies. I had read in their newsletter that they had some urban bee rooftop honey on taste and whilst honey’s not top of my list, it is certainly on the top of Anthony’s. We popped in to… Read more

Filed in: Brisbane, Food Experiences

At Altitude

I have been visiting parts of the Andes and highlands of Peru and Bolivia.  For many, the views are literally breathtaking.  With Arequipa at 2380m, the Patapampa Pass at Colca Canyon 4800m, Cusco 3400m, La Paz 4000m and one of the the highest cities in the world, Potosi 4070m, many people suffer the effects of… Read more

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Filed in: Travel

Welcome regular followers and hoppers. Today, I’m participating in a different type of event in the food blogging community – a Blog Hop.  Bloggers come together to cook up a storm and link their blogs so those who are interested can jump from blog to blog, checking out the themed recipes. I’ve been watching the… Read more

Filed in: Baking & Dessert