A Garden of Indian Delights – Chakra

My love affair with Indian cuisine has been longstanding and I have been hankering for a taste over the past few weeks, so combined with a voucher given to me by Wines and Books as a birthday present, we went along last week, accompanied by son, daughter, granddaughter and my sister and brother-in-law. A goodly sized crowd to allow a sample of a ...

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A Malay surprise in Midland

It is interesting to pop into a local pub and find that along with the "normal" pub meals you would expect - burgers, parmis, fish n chips and the like- there is a Malay food selection but there was ...

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Rusty Old Boat

Taking the place of Jezebelle in Guildford is fish and chip, wine and beer spot, the Rusty Old Boat. Inside the place has been remade – opened up, much lighter than before, with the front counter ...

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Over the next month or so three outstanding events for all wine lovers loom. From champagne tasting on the river, food and wine events in Perth's Swan Valley and a weekend of winetasting in Subiaco, ...

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Willi’s Bar at the Royal

We went along to Willi’s – the revamped and reimagined corner bar at the Royal in Wellington Street – during the week for lunch and came away very impressed. The bar itself has had a makeover with ...

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A Subiaco Gem – Lulu La Delizia

One of the best and most rewarding dining experiences can be found at Subiaco gem, Lulu La Delizia, and that is where we found ourselves for lunch during the week. Styled a pasta and wine bar, this is ...

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Wine Show by the Bay times 10!!

Wine Show by the Bay was held for the 10th time last weekend at the University Club in Crawley. The Banquet Hall hosted some 40 wineries at the Tasting Fair, while Master Classes – Rosé and Rind, the ...

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