*Akira Sushi Chatswood

Thank you to the Food Critics and Bloggers Australia (FCBA) for the invite! Inside Chatswood’s new dining precinct The District, lies Akira Sushi. It’s a little tricky to find the entrance the first time round – and then you realise how easy it actually is! (I’ve added some directions at the end of the post…

*Moroccan Feast

*Thank you @omptymedia for the invite! Randwickians have been keeping quiet about Moroccan Feast for years, almost to a point of petty selfishness. It’s okay to share, Randwick! Well, the cat’s out of the bag, and thanks to the gents over at Ompty, we were able to get in on this gem. As soon as…

*Spotlight Sunday – Peckish Crackers New Range

*Thank you Social Soup for selecting me as a part of this project  A new addition to the Peckish rice crackers comes the new veggie range in sweet carrot, kale and garden veg. Similar to the previous variety but this range is lighter, more airy and gluten free (for all you sweet coeliacs out there).…

*Choya Japanese Forest Cake Launch – Black Star Pastry

*Thank you Black Star Pastry for the invite to the launch night  Black Star Pastry have done it again with their fantastic layered cakes. Taking inspiration from the delicate balance of flavours in Japan, along with the classic cake Black Forest, they’ve created a Japanese Forest Cake with Choya Umeshu and a combination of teas. The…

Get Your Pink On – FCBA X Eatventures

A year ago in late October, I had the privilege to attend a talk by Typsy Hospitality to learn from the great minds of the industry. I also had the luck to win a voucher with Doughnut time. Cecilia (@itsmiss.t) and I started brainstorming all the ideas we could do with the voucher, from a…

Goros

Thanks @anitastopeating, @itsmiss.t and @pa7ricko for your awesome company! Salaryman rejoice! There’s a bar for you to get your drink on close to Central station. Just don’t fall asleep on the way home and miss your stop again, okay! Enter Goros; a slightly over-the-top Japanese themed bar. The space has tables for groups looking to…

*Flying Egg

*Thank you @omptymedia and Shane and Harish from Flying Egg for this invite and your hospitality.  Home of the best logo I’ve ever seen, Flying Egg is located, almost awkwardly, near the entrance of St Leonards Station. Despite the awkward spacing, this cafe was set up so well to accommodate the uniqueness, it almost seemed…

*Manoosh Pizzeria

* Thanks @manooshpizzeria for the invite! Manoosh Pizzeria offers some decent value-for-money Middle-Eastern eats that will get you salivating in next to no time. The shop largely caters to the take-away crowd, but there are some spots to sit and chow if you’re not on the go. A recent addition to Manoosh’s menu are the…