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Touché, “Touché Hombre” by Kat Williams

September 6, 2012

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It is safe to say that Mexican food is one of the most popular, tastiest cuisines around and if you don’t like some nachos from time to time there’s something deeply wrong with you. Touché Hombre, on Lonsdale Street, is a new edition to Melbourne’s Mexican food scene after the popularity of Mamasita left us […]

Cosmo-topia! Paris

September 24, 2011

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With Cosmo-topia! 2011 almost over, I feel like it’s compulsory for me to write a review of Paris. I know – everyone’s been there, we’ve all seen the Eiffel Tower, tell me something I don’t know, blah blah blah. True dat, guys. I don’t think I really have anything new to say about the Notre […]

Cosmo-topia! Schnitzelwirt—A Guide to Intense Schnitzel-Eating by Stephanie Rowe

August 30, 2011

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I like to eat – I’m not going to lie. It is with great pride that I can say that there have been few dishes in my life that have defeated me. After recently spending time in Vienna I have unfortunately had to add another dish to my list, just below the extra large pizza […]

Cosmo-topia! Got the Munchies? Eat your Heart out in Amsterdam

August 10, 2011

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A great-great grandfather of mine, Captain (and sometime smuggler) Rientsma, once punched a fellow sailor outside an Amsterdam brothel in an altercation concerning a prostitute. I have no idea whether this story is fact or fiction (stranger things have happened in my family), but it illustrates a point about the oft-maligned city of my birth: […]

“Masterchef” or “Wheel of Fortune”? by Braam Smith

June 9, 2011

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Huzzah! This television addict just scored roughly six hours of his week back. Thank you MasterChef producers for … yet another … MasterDebacle. Let’s get the record straight. I’m a bloke. Cooking has never really interested me – there I said it. Oooh, Good! I can feel you judging me already!! That’s fine, it’s probably […]

Joanna Ward on the Forbidden Fruit

February 23, 2011

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Okay, so I’m not one of those brilliantly creative people who sit down at their computers every day and write an entry for a blog they created. Wow, that makes blog-writers sound like massive nerds. Maybe they are. Anyway, I’m also not that computer technology savvy…come to think of it, I ask my 15-year-old sister […]