Kent Street Kitchen @ The Langham

I had heard through the grapevine a few years ago back in 2012 of the Langham Hospitality Group acquiring The Observatory Hotel; that little spot located on Kent Street at Millers Point. It was only late last year in December that the international hospitality giant completed their thirty million dollar makeover, which includes the new Kent…

Scallops with Cauliflower & Prosciutto Crumb

I came across this recipe during my Masterchef audition prep, snugly set in the middle of my copy of Valli Little’s Simply the Best. This is a recipe that heralds fresh seafood cooked simply, with accompaniments that are so fast to make, that you’ll be out and amongst the dinner party that you serve these tasty morsels…

Sails on Lavender Bay

What an absolute scorcher of a day! 36 degrees and the slightest hint of a breeze. It was a true Sydney summer at long last. Today was Mum’s birthday, and while she had proclaimed she wanted to go to Cabramatta to try some ‘cultural food’, Sister & I pointed out to mum that she didn’t…

Public Dining Room

Could you possibly ask for a more beautiful day for lunch beside the beach? Certainly not 🙂 Sunday afternoon was my belated birthday present from my sister – a lunch reservation at the Public Dining Room Restaurant, situated on the beautiful Balmoral Beach. The floor to ceiling front windows overlook the baths and allow a…