Chatting food smells & memories on ABC Afternoons

Posted on Aug 14, 2017 in Blog, News | No Comments
Chatting food smells & memories on ABC Afternoons

I love dropping into ABC Radio Melbourne to chat about food with Clare Bowditch and her lovely audience of talkback callers. This time it was to discuss food smells and memories. Preparing for this topic was fascinating – I learnt so much. For example, food smells are so powerful because of our brain anatomy. Our […]

Chatting apples on ABC Afternoons

Posted on Apr 19, 2017 in Blog, News | No Comments
Chatting apples on ABC Afternoons

I love dropping into ABC Radio Melbourne to chat to Clare Bowditch about food. But Clare was on holidays so this time, I chatted to David Astle about all things apples. David is an amazing wordsmith and crossword creator, among many other talents. When I go camping in summer, my camp buddies and I have fun tackling cryptic crosswords […]

Chatting easy meals on ABC Afternoons

Posted on Feb 8, 2017 in Blog, News | No Comments
Chatting easy meals on ABC Afternoons

I love dropping into ABC Radio Melbourne to chat to Clare Bowditch about food. This time I sat on her lap while we talked easy meals. No, I didn’t really sit on her lap the whole time! Even though it’s the ABC, there are enough chairs for everyone. Listen in below… As it was back-to-school time, I shared […]

Lamb Kustilji – slow cooked ribs recipe

Posted on Jun 2, 2016 in Blog, Recipes | No Comments
Lamb Kustilji – slow cooked ribs recipe

Part of putting on my winter coat is eating slow-cooked meat dishes that, to my mind, stop the draughts getting into my body. Top of the list… ribs! Chef Shane Delia from Maha Restaurant in Melbourne has been kind enough to let me share his lamb ribs recipe – he does a cheffy version with sous vide cooking. I’ve […]