Author Archives: Lisa Velardo

Emma’s Christmas Recipes

Friday, December 23, 2016

Fresh oysters with easy sauce Oysters are classified as a sustainable choice when selecting seafood, although they are usually my first and preferred choice! I just LOVE them! 2 Dozen or more of fresh oysters! Zesty Citrus 1 long …

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Lynton’s Christmas Recipes

Heirloom Tomato Carpaccio Ingredients 500g mixed heirloom tomatoes 1 meyer lemon, frozen 2 tbsp. extra virgin olive oil 1 tsp salt Freeze the meyer lemon a day ahead of making the dish. Thinly slice the tomatoes crossways into 3mm thick rounds, …

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New market pavilion to be built on Queen Street

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

A new market pavilion will be established on Queen Street in the second half of next year to make sure traders can continue to run their businesses during the renewal program. In keeping with the Queen …

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Giuseppe Celebrates 70 Years at Queen Vic Market

Monday, November 21, 2016

Giuseppe (Joseph) Pontelandolfo celebrates 70 years of trade at Queen Vic Market. Arrived in Australia from Italy at the age of 14. Times were changing in Australia where there was a desperate shortage of labour and population …

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Get your fruit on!

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Written, cooked and eaten by Andrew Richardson (and friends) Meat lovers look away now! In this edition of the BBQ Workshop blog we explore the vast world of grilled and roasted fruit. If there’s one thing that …

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Peter Russell-Clarke Knows Brussels Sprouts!

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

When I started on television, I was called ‘Peter Brussels Sprout’. Maybe my head looked like a tightly leafed cabbage. Anyway, the name stuck so it was natural I looked into the history of the …

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Get the Facts

Friday, September 23, 2016

We, like you, want the Queen Victoria Market to be part of our city forever. The most important part of Queen Victoria Market’s heritage is the people of the market – the traders and customers …

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It’s A Fish Frenzy

Friday, September 2, 2016

Spring is upon us and in the world of barbecue, it’s time for seafood, salads, fresh fruit and veg. Apart from all the other great stalls and chatty traders, the Queen Victoria Market is renowned …

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Peter Russell-Clarke Knows Leeks!

We have many and varied attitudes to Budget leaks, WikiLeaks, roof leaks and other forms of porous things which let escape items which may or may not be beneficial to the human race. Well, folks, edible …

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Making a Great Market even Better

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

We’re keeping the best parts of Queen Victoria Market while making improvements over the next five years. The best parts of the market will remain – its heritage, authenticity, character and affordability but we’ll have great …

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