Category Archives: Adelaide

Laksa House

I’M really, really quite particular when it comes to laksa as it was one of those dishes I was weaned on when I was reaching that age when a boy becomes a man (though some would say I still haven’t … Continue reading

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White Rabbit Gallery – Redux

THE Hungry Bon Vivant has had his home taken over by builders and as such was forced to find new temporary digs. I was fortunate enough to take over a mate’s warehouse conversion just around the corner from the White … Continue reading

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Wasai Japanese Kitchen

WASAI Japanese Kitchen is hidden in a narrow side street off Adelaide’s major eat street – Gouger Street – and if it wasn’t for friends taking me there one night I would never had known it existed (or the side … Continue reading

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The Last Meal – Ying Chow

ANTHONY Bourdain occasionally asks chefs while he travels the world what they would have as their last meal if they were on death row. This got me thinking – what would I request from those sullen-looking guards to bring for … Continue reading

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Enoteca

I GET slightly apprehensive whenever I go to a fine dining restaurant, especially when I’ve heard mixed reports. So was the case with Adelaide’s Enoteca – some people told me it was good, others said it was overrated. Enoteca is … Continue reading

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Morsels: Obun Chef

I AM a big fan of beef noodle soup (niu rou mian – 牛肉湯) having got addicted to it back in Taipei a few years ago. It’s one of those dishes that I have cravings for from time to time … Continue reading

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