Food Review: Yield Restaurant & Providore, Birregurra

Here’s something I’ve noticed both times I’ve been to Victoria in Australia. People will actually drive several hours to a restaurant located in a small hamlet, a tiny town or literally the middle of nowhere (read: the time we got lost in the bush while trying to look for the Ruffy Produce Store), just for the food or the produce. There’s always an emphasis on … Continue reading Food Review: Yield Restaurant & Providore, Birregurra

Cheap Produce and Petai for 200 Baht! @ Betong Central Market, Thailand

Time to bid adieu to Betong! Our weekend excursion to this Thai border town was well spent and exceeded my expectations. 🙂 Before leaving, make sure to stop by Betong Central Market for some souvenirs and cheap produce. The town has a large and well-maintained market, divided into wet (veggies, fish, meat, etc.) and dry (snacks, dried goods, clothes) areas. What’s good: A popular local product … Continue reading Cheap Produce and Petai for 200 Baht! @ Betong Central Market, Thailand

Best Butter in Australia: Myrtleford Butter @ King Valley Dairy, Victoria Australia

Hey guys! It’s been awhile since I last posted about my Australian adventure – got caught up with work/writing about other stuff – but here I am again! 🙂  Australia is one of the world’s largest exporters of milk – so you’d think it’d be easy to find good artisan butter, right? Wrong. At least, according to Naomi Ingleton, a third generation chef turned butter … Continue reading Best Butter in Australia: Myrtleford Butter @ King Valley Dairy, Victoria Australia

New Zealand Food Connection Malaysia 2016

If there’s one thing that New Zealand is famous for (other than their beautiful nature, sheep, and Lord of the Rings), it’s the top quality of their fresh produce. Most of us have had the privilege to tuck into the country’s exported dairy products and NZ lamb, considered one of the finest in the world. H & I attended the New Zealand Food Connection Malaysia … Continue reading New Zealand Food Connection Malaysia 2016