Is Wine Writing a Dying Art?

With my first print article hitting the shelves of your local newsagency this week (Nourish Magazine, November Issue), it seemed appropriate, and long overdue, to publish the story that won the Negociants Working with Wine Writing competition last year – the catalyst for me to start writing professionally. This story was first published in the […] Read more…

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The Imposter Under the Bed

Not only was I a finalist in a well respected wine competition, I won the writing prize. The entire competition was an incredible experience. I attended seminars by some of the most respected winemakers in the world, surrounded by Australia’s best and brightest sommeliers and wine buyers. The competition culminated in a magical night of […] Read more…

New beginnings

When I left that melancholy little post in July about my harsh exam and stolen car, cushioned by some brownie goodness, I never expected that it would be another seven months before I wrote again.  Life got busy. Even compared to my usual state of busy! There was a lot to catch up on after […] Read more…

Lemon Butter Macadamia Brownies

When life gives you lemons, the best way forward is to make a batch of tangy, sweet lemon butter and turn that sourness around. But if those (metaphorical) lemons are still too bitter then sandwich that lemon butter between layers of rich chocolate brownie, dripping with chunks of white chocolate and crunchy macadamia nuts. Sometimes […] Read more…

Extreme burgers in Ascot Vale

There are far too many burger joints in Melbourne.   Said no one ever! A rocking burger joint in every suburb is frankly a necessity and now Ascot Vale has one in the form of Motorhome Majestic. Josh Lefers, the creative behind Grand Trailer Park Taverna and Werribee’s Truck Stop Deluxe, has converted a large […] Read more…

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