Archive for September, 2009
 
 
 
Consumer goods
 
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Product review: Lean Cuisine Everyday Wellbeing meals

I am health conscious but I do not count calories and I most certainly do not weigh my meal portions! I’ll trim large bits of excess fat off my pork chops and chicken wings but I’ll never avoid eating them. I prefer...
 
Competitions and Giveaways
 

Julie and Julia: Mastering the Art of French food blogging Competition plus recipe for Tarte aux Pommes

In celebration of the upcoming release of Julie & Julia, and thanks to Sony Pictures, I have one very exciting competition for JENIUS readers. If you don’t know anything about this movie, here’s the synopsis: Me...

 
Events & Festivals
 
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Ocean-Room-The Rocks
Ocean-Room-The Rocks

Ocean Room re-launch

I’m always chuffed when invited to exclusive PR events or launch parties, but when I realised that my name was on the door-list under my newly founded book publishing company I Ate My Way Through, I was more than stoked (...
 
Chinese
 
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Smiling-Doughnuts
Smiling-Doughnuts

Smiling Doughnuts (笑口枣)

With a name like this, how can anyone not like them? Smiling doughnuts are also commonly known as smiling mouth cookies, happy mouth cookie balls, deep-fried sesame cookie balls or from it’s direct Cantonese translation, ...
 
Degustation
 
Marque, Surry Hills
Marque, Surry Hills
Marque, Surry Hills

Marque

After a series of strange coincidences involving the random discovery of connections between friends, clients and the chefs at Marque, I just knew it was where I had to take Zen on his birthday. Thankfully Mark Best and Pasi Pe...

 
Technology
 

Trip planning

So I’ve just returned from 5 weeks away in Europe. Anyone who knows me personally or who reads my blog will know that I’m uber organised and will travel almost anywhere to eat. Planning a holiday can be exciting but...