12 of my favourite cafes that make a damn good c o f f e e

12 of my favourite cafes that make a damn good c o f f e e I’ve got to apologise- It’s been a while between coffee guides. It may definitely have something to do with the fact that I have not had a sip of that sweet, sweet goodness they call coffee for almost 10 weeks… Read more »

Roast Pumpkin, Zucchini, Chicken and Baby Kale Salad

Roast Pumpkin, Zucchini, Chicken and Baby French Kale Salad The warmer weather is here, which means it’s the perfect time for salads! This little beauty is packed full of goodness, is great on its own or as a side at a BBQ.   Ingredients 1 bag Baby French Kale (I’ve also used baby spinach as… Read more »


Good vibes, really-really good Italian fare and Limoncello shots on departure.  Say ciao to Pizzateca. Tucked away on Chalk Hill Road, Pizzateca is a Italian food lovers HEAVEN. It’s surrounded by vineyards and plenty of lawn area for a football and for the little ones to roam free. In terms of seating you can pop… Read more »

Serafino Wines launches their delicious Spring Menu

Fresh flavours, next level desserts and meals showcasing the best in local produce. You’ve got Serafino Wines new Spring Menu. Last week I was lucky enough to join some fellow foodies at Serafino’s new spring menu launch, and what a cracker it was. For those who haven’t been to Serafino Wines, you’ll find it in… Read more »

Eat, Drink and Shop your way around Old Coach Road, Aldinga

If you are looking for someone where to have a good brew, a big breakfast, healthy treats, the best sourdough known to man or even pick up some awesome threads , then you need to get down to Old Coach Road at Aldinga. Yes, it may be a bit of a construction zone and the… Read more »

Artwine Estate

I’ve officially found a winery in the hills that I have fallen head-over-heels in love with. I can’t put my finger on exactly what it is. Maybe it’s because I enjoyed every wine on their tasting list, their beautiful views, airy cellar door or their resident wine dog Coco who I LOVED (more than he… Read more »

Gluten Free Pasta and Meatballs

Gluten Free Pasta + Meatballs I’ve recently been put on a Gluten Free diet, which for me is terrifying because let’s face it, gluten is my life. But when I saw San Remo’s Pulse Pasta online, I thought I would give it a crack (I am forever searching for food that doesn’t taste like cardboard)…. Read more »

Ellen Street Restaurant at Maxwell Wines

Incredible service, food that looks too good to eat (even though we devoured it) and wines you’ll fall in love with. You’ve found Maxwell Wines and their Ellen Street Restaurant. A few months ago a few girlfriends and I went to Maxwell Wines as a part of a Trailhopper wine tour (a new hop on, hop… Read more »

The Seller Door

Beetroot hot chocolates, raw treats and the best in South Australian produce. Say hello to The Seller Door. On busy Jetty Road at Brighton, The Seller Door is a hub for all things local produce, healthy (and a little bit naughty), platters and smoothie bowls. The space is bright and open, with the walls lined… Read more »

Seafaring Fools

Corner store vibes, a bold brunch list and some of the best coffee in the land. Say Ahoy to Seafaring Fools. With the same owner as the original hole in the wall at Grenfell Street (with the addition of 2 more lads), Seafaring Fools is Glenelg South’s newest café. Donning the happiest doors you’ve ever… Read more »

  • A foodies guide to the Adelaide Farmers Market

    getting a sunday off in my world doesn’t happen very often. but when it does I try and force my way out of bed to get down to the Adelaide Farmers Market at the showgrounds. It’s held every Sunday morning, rain hail or shine (excluding a couple of public holidays) and hosts a long list… Read more »

  • The Stranded Store

    off the main road in Colonel Light Gardens is one of my favourite breakfast spots, and it seems like it is everyone elses to. The Stranded Store is a quaint little cafe where they serve breakfast, lunch and the most delicious coffee. it has a industrial yet minimalist look, however is really inviting and has… Read more »

  • Three Monkeys Fine Foods

      Willunga. it’s a hidden little town, about 50kms south of Adelaide. but these days its becoming not so hidden. beaming with farmers markets, new cafes and restaurants, cellar doors and this beauty of a cafe + providore +homewears store called Three Monkeys Fine Foods.   three monkeys fine foods is on the main street… Read more »

  • Angove Winery

    saturdays are best spent in the vale. as are sundays. and all other days. the first saturday of may this year was spent exploring new places, eating delicious food and then visiting this cracker of a winery- Angove Family Winemakers. Angove wines is a 5th generation family owned winery based in Mclaren Vale. It’s quite… Read more »

  • Peel Street

    a day of shopping works up a hunger. especially when your shopping for jeans and they are so tight fitting that you end up doing star jumps in the fitting rooms. We wandered down Hindley and onto Peel, where we found the Peel Street restaurant. We were quickly seated in a spot out the front… Read more »

  • La Buvette

    french men. a rocking wine list. an even better cheese list. if you like any of these things then you will love Adelaide’s newest addition to the bar scene, La Buvette. We checked out this little beauty on a friday night just recently and we were very impressed. The outside of the building is a… Read more »

  • La Rambla Tapas Bar

    girls nights these days are a rarity. so when they come around I grasp them with both hands and embrace the shit, sorry, the hell out of them. on friday night the girls and I headed into the city to get elbow deep in tapas and have a few cheeky glasses of wine. we headed to… Read more »

  • Pollen 185

    it’s tuesday morning. my friend and are I feeling indecisive about what we want for breakfast. we don’t feel like fat food yet we arn’t feeling like quinoa and salad. on a mission to find ourselves the perfect brekky we stumble across this little beauty on the end of king william road. Pollen 185. I have… Read more »

  • Alpha Box & Dice

    Alpha Box & Dice It’s Mclaren Vales coolest kid on the block. an incredibly eclectic cellar door boasting vintage decor, pinball machines and a DIY style approach to cheese platters. You’ll find it nestled in the heart of vale, surrounded by orange kissed vineyards and under the shade of beautiful big gum trees. Alpha box… Read more »

  • Dawn Patrol Coffee Roasters

    the south of Adelaide has been graced with a place of coffee greatness. greatness. is that even a word? I’m not sure. But either way, Dawn Patrol Coffee has got it going on and it’s ticking all the boxes. A coffee cellar door, where you can taste the best in locally roasted espresso and filtered coffee…. Read more »

  • Grandmas Sausage Rolls

    Grandmas Sausage Rolls When you hear that someone is using a recipe passed down from their grandma you know it’s going to be a winner. This recipe is no different. My grandma makes the best sausage rolls. And no, i’m not biased. I even eat them cold. This is her recipe and it is super… Read more »

  • Super Easy Scones

    Scones I have always envied my mum and her scone making abilities. I’ve tried a couple of recipes, as well as her own, but they never taste the same as hers. Mine end up like crumbly rocks. However, after finding this recipe on Taste, I have now reclaimed my faith in my baking of scones…. Read more »