Chairman Mao’s Stew, Sweet & Sour Pork, Peanut Noodles at Chilli Panda, Northbridge

I’ve alluded to it before, but name-dropping where food is concerned gets me every time. It’s appeal through association—and assocation holds great power.  When associations are established, implications of the associations​ become catalysts for decisions and reasons to be persuaded.  Marketeers cash in on human behaviours like this everyday. Chemistwarehouse informs us of David Beckham’s Continue reading Chairman Mao’s Stew, Sweet & Sour Pork, Peanut Noodles at Chilli Panda, Northbridge

Mojo’s Burger and Salt & Pepper Fried Squid at Mojo’s Restaurant, Bunbury

I perused the menu and decided to go for the burger this place had the confidence to put its name to: Mojo’s Burger a ‘local beef patty, lettuce, cucumber, aioli, pickled cucumber’ with a side of ‘hand cut chips’ for $22.  The phrase ‘hand cut chips’ caught my attention. Is the specific method utilised to Continue reading Mojo’s Burger and Salt & Pepper Fried Squid at Mojo’s Restaurant, Bunbury

I Caved: Whiskey Prune and Mascarpone Ice-Cream at Simmos Ice-Creamery, Dunsborough

We visited Yallingup’s Ngilgi caves after brekky. The caves were absolutely fascinating, humid, and they took my breath away. The concentrated CO2 levels within the caves, the tour guide advised us wannabe cave-dwellers, was two-hundred times that of above-ground air.  Our enthusiastic guide told us about the cave’s spiritual and cultural value. The magical properties Continue reading I Caved: Whiskey Prune and Mascarpone Ice-Cream at Simmos Ice-Creamery, Dunsborough

Mocha and Eggs Benedict at The Happy Wife, Bunbury

I wrote about doing more brekkies and alas, yet another delicious brekky this morning!  The morning was cold. Rugged up we headed into the cafĂ©, choosing to sit indoors—which wasn’t much warmer. Places, all places, need temperature control or at least good insulation.  For a smallish cafĂ©, the options are impressive. Thinking of the all day breakfast Continue reading Mocha and Eggs Benedict at The Happy Wife, Bunbury

Steak Sandwich at The Camfield, Optus Stadium

A rather clean-eating steak sanger was lunch at the Camfield on a chilly Wednesday. And it was chilly. The air was fresh and cold. The sun had beaten down on the table where we sat. If I’d relished this sandwich as much as I did the warmth the tabletop conducted to my icey hands, I’d Continue reading Steak Sandwich at The Camfield, Optus Stadium