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Queen Victoria Market Faces by Fiona Storey

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Melbourne's Queen Victoria Market is the largest open air market in the southern hemisphere. It is both a simple yet complex space - one that proudly wears its fascinating 130+ year history on its sleeve, whilst …

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From the Belly to the Ribs

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

In the last few years in Melbourne, most of another or us at one time have queued up for some of that deliciously moist, slow-cooked, smoked beef brisket, pulled pork and/or pork/beef ribs. Slathered in …

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Peter Russell-Clarke Knows Cauliflower!

Why is a cauliflower called ‘A cabbage with a college education?‘ When were cauliflowers only the size of tennis balls? And why are cauliflowers now being developed to be the size of golf balls? Read on. Cauliflowers …

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Andrew Richardson chuck’s another prawn on the barbie!

Monday, July 4, 2016

Favourite barbecue recipes from the Queen Victoria Market traders. Barbecues and prawns. They’re the best of friends when it comes to a super tasty grilled barbecue dish. In this month’s blog from BBQ Workshop, we make a beeline for one …

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Peter Russell-Clarke Knows Carrots

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

G'day! Just before I divulge my favourite carrot preparations, let me explain why the ladies of the English King’s court beautified themselves with carrot ‘feathers’ as the green tops were called. It’s simple really. You see, ostrich …

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The Art of the Winter Barbecue

Friday, June 10, 2016

As a backyard barbecue tragic, I’ve always been a great fan of cooking outdoors in any weather. Never mind the biting cold or the horizontal rain that smacks you in the ear as soon as …

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G’Day! Peter Russell-Clarke Joins Queen Victoria Market

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

What do the following have in common? What Mae West served as a nightcap. What I served Prince Charles for his dinner. What the chefs of the First Fleet served their midshipmen. Now, without turning to google for the …

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A Beginners Guide to Barbecue

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

As the weather cools down at this time of year, Melburnians head indoors where it’s warm and cosy and the plethora of cooking shows blare from the television. While you’re barracking madly for your chosen …

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New CEO for the Queen Victoria Market

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Malcolm McCullough has been appointed CEO of the Queen Victoria Market. Announcing the appointment, the Chair of Queen Victoria Market Pty Ltd, Paul Guerra, said that Mr McCullough’s appointment would bring a new level of retail …

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The Ultimate Egg Guide! Plus, How To Naturally Dye Eggs For Easter.

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

With Easter just around the corner, I visited the Queen Victoria Market to get some egg-cellent tips for buying and storing eggs! I also thought I’d share with you a simple DIY for creating beautiful, …

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