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Loving Hut #3

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Heavenly Salad. Very evident South Eastern flavours. The prawns (vegan) actually taste like prawns. Served with Vegan Prawn chips. yummy. Quite a lot of salad for a side dish.

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Sweet and sour soup. A light style of dish. I recommend to have it with rice.

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Braised fish pot. I quite like this. Tasted a lot like fish. The only criticism i have is that it should have been a little more flaky to mimic the texture of fish. Otherwise a nice dish.

Cooking at home: Vegetarian Risotto

Vegetarian Risotto

 

Made some Vegetarian Risotto at home. ­čÖé

Loving Hut: Canley Heights – Revisit.

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Vegan Dim Sims.

I found these to be Mushy and flavourless unfortunately.

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Steamed Vegan Buns.

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In contrast to my previous visit, I did not enjoy the food quite as much as the last time. Generally I do like the food at Loving Hut. As always the staff are very friendly.

As always I intend to provide more reviews in future.

 

The Bentley – Vegetarian Tasting Menu

I took my partner to The Bentley on the weekend for her first mothers day. The lighting is very dark, and the photos don’t really do the food justice.

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Sour Apple Mocktail

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Beetroot + Purple Carrots + Raddish + Salad Burnet

 

Beetroot + Purple Carrots + Raddish + Salad Burnet

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Zucchini + Borlotti Beans + Squash + Nasturtium

White Asparaagus + Salsify + Charred onion

White Asparaagus + Salsify + Charred onion

Baby King Edward Potatoes + Green Garlic _ Amaranth

Baby King Edward Potatoes + Green Garlic _ Amaranth

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Eggplant + Leek + Shemiji Mushrooms + Rye

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Charred Pumpkin + Blackrice + Broad Beans

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White Chocolate + Apple Sorbet + Fennel

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Aerated Chocolate + Fig Leaf Ice Cream + Lemon Aspen

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Honey Comb Chocolate to finish.

Many Vegetarian/Vegan menus out there focus too heavily on mimicking various meat dishes. The Vegetarian tasting menu at Bentley truly highlights the essence of the vegetable.

The Zucchini + Borlotti Beans + Squash + Nasturtium was definitely a highlight.

If I could be slightly picky – the┬áEggplant + Leek + Shemiji Mushrooms + Rye was a little on the salty side. Otherwise a fantastic menu.

 

 

Ungaro Raw

Found this place in Rozelle on the weekend.

 

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So we popped in.

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One of their Green Juices. It was a little warm. A little ice would have made it better.

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Raw Vegan Lasagna. They used Zucchini slices instead of pasta sheets. Very nice.  The dressing/sauce is what makes this dish.

 

 

 

Ainsley Harriott: Sundried Tomato & Garlic Cous Cous

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Found this in the supermarket today. Costs about $2.50AUD and contains two packets in it.

Basically you empty the contents of the satchet into a bowl, pour some hot water, wait, then fluff it up. Pretty easy. Pretty average tasting. But good if you are after a cheap and easy meal at work.

 

 

 

Vegetarian Nachos

Nachos Jan 2013

Cooking at home: Halloumi Salad.

Simple Halloumi & Lentil Salad with fresh Lime & Fresh Mint.

 

Halloumi and Lentil Salad