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These are the blog stories about Sunshine Coast and Surrounds food producers, growers, farmers, produce as well as restaurant reviews and recipes.  Please visit to read these stories and more.

I am such a sucker for cute baby farm animals. So when Phil Stringer from Tamworth Flyers mentioned that his sows had just had a batch of piglets that week, I was out there! Pronto! Well, that was not the only reason. Tamworth Flyers had been on my radar for a little while. I had heard the words ‘free range' and ‘ethical' mentioned in association with ‘pork' and ‘bacon' and decided it needed further exploration. Now, the [...]
Thu, Feb 18, 2016
Source: Regional Foodie Category: REGIONAL FOODIE
Bone broth has become rather fashionable of late through the paleo movement. I am not paleo – not because I think there is anything wrong with it. In fact, of all the diets, I think it is probably one of the few that has real merit. I just am not paleo. But I LOVE bone broth. For me bone broth has always been a soothing tradition. My mother always used to make a bone broth. She [...]
Sat, Jan 30, 2016
Source: Regional Foodie Category: REGIONAL FOODIE
Another fabulous grower of the Sunshine Coast, there is nothing quite like fresh Australian grown garlic. Garlic. Love it, as those that breathe the air around me might occasionally get a hint of. I am not alone, it is a popular and much sought after herb, adding flavour to many wonderful cuisines. However, there is something about garlic that you should know. Not all garlic is garlic. By this I mean, in specifically, is that not all [...]
Fri, Jan 29, 2016
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I don't pass through Cooroy often, but whenever I do, it is not without visiting Maison de Provence. If you have been to Maison de Provence, you will understand why, if not, well, you need organise a visit. Maison de Provence really is reminiscent of a traditional French patisserie. It is just beautiful. Pretty French-style trinkets and decorator items, and the pièce de résistance… the sweets cabinet… ahhh… French bliss… filled with wonder and whimsy. It [...]
Mon, Dec 21, 2015
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I love chocolate. I am not alone – there are many chocolate lovers amongst us – and with Christmas only just a week away, thoughts turn to gifts… chocolate gifts… The Sunshine Coast is blessed with many fabulous producers and one of those producers is Sebastien Clerc, the young artisan chocolatier behind Cocorico Chocolate that is located in our beautiful Sunshine Coast Hinterland. Chocolates are a gift that rarely go unappreciated, add to that equation artisan and [...]
Thu, Dec 17, 2015
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