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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.

Peter Brettell's (Wild Rocket @ Misty's in Montville Head Chef and passionate local beef supporter) shared his braised beef recipe with me some time ago. It is delicious! With the cold weather it is a true ‘nose to tail' winter warmer. If you are not familiar with the ‘nose to tail' concept – it is the art of using the lesser known cuts meats – no waste! With many Sunshine Coast beef [...]
Fri, Jul 24, 2015
Source: Regional Foodie Category: REGIONAL FOODIE
Being a seafood lover, I love a good fishtale (pardon the pun), so when invited to The Fishtales Fisherman's Club showcase at The Golden Pig, it took me all but 2 seconds to give a resounding, “I'll be there”. It was an opportunity to meet some representatives of the seafood industry that are leading the way in sustainable fishing practices… and to sample some yummy fresh seafood (the ultimate drawcard for me) that these representatives would [...]
Thu, Jul 16, 2015
Source: Regional Foodie Category: REGIONAL FOODIE
I have a thing about food… I really like it. I especially like food that is regionally produced, and in this case, Sunshine Coast produced. There are so many fabulous Sunshine Coast produced foods, it is hard to pick a favourite, and my favourites tend to change from week to week. “Ahh, this is my favourite”, I will say as I am eating it… until I eat my next favourite thing. But I have tried to narrow [...]
Mon, Jul 13, 2015
Source: Regional Foodie Category: REGIONAL FOODIE
I love food, and I love cooking, but moreover I love locally produced food. There is a special bonus in locally produced food in that it is usually a lot fresher which generally translates to nutrient rich and full of flavour… and produced with an abundance passion! There has been a lot of talk lately about the merits of ‘supporting local' and how to identify what is produced in Australia, or even better, locally, so that [...]
Fri, Jul 10, 2015
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Every now and then a long lunch is in order – like I need an excuse – and one of the best destinations on the Sunshine Coast for a long lunch would have to be The Boat Shed at Cotton Tree. It is not a secret that The Boat Shed has been one of my favourite locations over the years. There has been many a dinner, lunch, cocktail or even just coffee under the fabulous cotton [...]
Sun, May 24, 2015
Source: Regional Foodie Category: REGIONAL FOODIE




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