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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 […]

Celebrating Chinese New Year with Food

Chinese New Year is a two-week long festival that marks the beginning of the Chinese calendar. Also known as the Spring Festival and Lunar New Year, the festival is known it’s fireworks, traditional dragon and lion dancing, the lighting of the lanterns and of course, the food! Listed below is a collection of recipes to […]

Australia Day Entertaining Ideas

Whether you plan to fire up the barbie, lay the table or pack the picnic basket, Australia Day is best enjoyed with plenty of Aussie food and great company to go with it. While fairy bread, Vegemite on toast and a packet of Tim Tams are close to our hearts, a celebration with family and […]

Meet Your Wine Guy

Meet your wine guy for wine tasting at Salamanca Fresh Join Greg for fun in-store wine tastings at Salamanca Fresh stores around Hobart. With a life-long background in food and wine, Greg is a master in cutting through the wine talk and helping anyone learn more about or just appreciate wine. Greg will happily share his […]