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Pickups and Home Delivery Now Available

Choose from our entire range for home delivery. We have everything you need: fresh fruit & veg, meat, deli items, dairy, groceries, pre-made meals, cakes, wine, beer and everyday essentials. To place your order: You may order products for delivery to the greater Hobart region, either by calling our Salamanca store on 03 6223 2700 […]

COVID-19 Update

An Important COVID-19 Update For Our Customers We would like to address the growing fears around the spread of COVID-19 and share with you the proactive measures we are taking to protect our community. There is no denying that these are strange times. We are determined to do what we can to ensure that Salamanca […]

Handmade and Heavenly

Elly’s Gourmet Confectionery is handmade in Tasmania, offering mouth-watering confectionery with a difference. All gluten free and made from premium natural ingredients, these tasty treats contain no artificial colours, flavours or preservatives. The Elly’s story began when Sophie, the founder of Elly’s, visited her sister in Vancouver, Canada. Here she saw packs of delectable handmade […]

Wine of the Month – 42 Degrees South

As a collection of wines by the renowned Frogmore Creek estate, the 42 Degrees South range covers everything from the much loved Pinot Noir, through to Reisling and even a Sparkling Rosé. 42 degrees south is the central latitude of Tasmania and reflects the cool climate position for which the grapes are grown. The finished […]

9 Pear Recipes for Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner & Dessert

Pear recipes to enjoy all day. Not only are pears tasty, available in an enormous range of varieties and make for a juicy, thirst quenching snack, but they also have plenty of health benefits too. Low GI and full of soluble and insoluble fibre, these tree-grown fruits are also packed full of vitamin C, resulting […]

Nuts for Love

The Baru story begins in Sydney. Ricardo, from Brasila, the capital of Brazil, was travelling with his now 20 year old son and there he met Anna, from Hobart. Soon after, Anna travelled back to Brazil with Ricardo, as he needed to return for work as an art director. Working on a large political campaign […]

Valentine’s Day Recipes to Love

What better way to show that special someone how much they mean to you, than to cook for them with love. This collection should help you plan your Valentine’s Day menu with ease, all the way from breakfast to dessert and romantic cocktails. 1. Puff Pastry Nutella & Apple Roses Flowers are are a beautiful gift […]

Wine of the Month – Ninth Island Sparkling

Ninth Island Sparkling is the quintessential Tasmanian sparkling wine. Fragrant, fresh and full of vibrant fruit, the Ninth Island label perfectly captures the distinctive charm of the Tamar Valley wine region. Ninth Island is named after a tiny island that sits alone in the Bass Strait, just offshore from the Pipers Brook Estate where these wines are made. […]

Easy and Healthy School Lunchbox Recipes

It can be hard to get back into the swing of packing a school lunchbox after the lovely long summer holidays. We want to help by making things easier, so have searched far and wide and gathered our ten favourite filling, tasty, nutritious and easy recipes and ideas. 1. Strawberry Cheesecake Bliss Balls A guilt […]

WIN a Valentine’s Platter!

We all know that the way to someone’s heart is through their stomach. Celebrate Valentine’s Day in style with that special someone with a Valentine’s Platter. We are offering the chance for one lucky winner to take home a gourmet platter, just in time for the most romantic day of the year. Simply spend $30 […]