Category Archives: Food and drink

Hahn Super Dry – new beer of choice

Pure Blonde beer is OUT. We are fickle consumers. The new beer of choice for us Pommie Connoisseurs is Hahn Super Dry = AWESOME. With a name containing both the words ‘Super’ and ‘Dry’ – what’s not to like. Also, … Continue reading

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Bananas are worth more than gold!

Well – I haven’t done an exact comparision, but let me present the evidence: This is the receipt for the above bananas… What you can see here, is that those 5 bananas cost $11.64, which is in fact $2.33 per … Continue reading

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The Hunter Valley weekend

Went for a weekend to the Hunter Valley – which is famous for its wine tasting and fine-dining. We didn’t do that much fine dining, but plenty of wine tasting. It was really enjoyable – most of the tastings were … Continue reading

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Devonshire Cream Tea – FAIL!

Don’t have a ‘Devonshire’ cream tea in the Queen Victoria Building (QVB). FAKE cream – yeah – not even real cream – can you understand how disappointing that is to a Pommie?! CAN YOU!?! All of Devon are turning in … Continue reading

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Vegetarian Sausages

No Cauldron Sausages down under – what’s a Pommie to do? Try some ‘gourmet’ vegetarian sausages? Verdict: Weak. Won’t be having again.

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Palak Paneer – new version

There’s a lot of ‘ready-to-eat’ Indian Food around these parts. Being adventurous Pommies we are trying all the different brands – most of them are imported from India. We’re discovering that the brands are pretty much the same – but … Continue reading

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Our Mate = Marmite?!

Look – someone is taking the piss here – this is obviously Marmite – any Pommie could spot it from a mile away – far superior in every way to LAME Vegemite. Apparently though, the Kiwis over in New Zealand … Continue reading

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