Monthly Archives: June, 2012

  • How to Cook the Perfect Steak with Neil Perry

    Written on June 29, 2012

    Cooking the perfect steak - it sounds simple enough, and in reality, it is - take a look at Neil's quick tips and put it into practice this weekend. Remember that produce is everything, so be sure to source the...

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  • Spice Temple’s Creative Council

    Written on June 29, 2012

    Chicken and crab xiao long bao The talented kids down at SpiceTemple in Melbourne have been working hard on some new dishes - we call this the 'Creative Council', a concept that Neil put in place late last year across...

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  • The Silk Road

    Written on June 27, 2012

    There has been a lot of talk around the Rockpool traps recently about our wine dinners – small, intimate affairs, tasting some of the world’s best wines and matched to our sublime beef and seafood....but wait! Here’s something new!!!!!  Spice Temple...

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  • David Lawler – an interview with The Sommelier’s Palate

    Written on June 25, 2012

    In Medieval Provençal times they were saumaliers, animal pack drivers who evolved during Middle French kingdom to become court officials charged with transportation of supplies. So what does a modern day Sommelier actually do? Well, Wikipedia outlines as such, “A...

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  • The Italian Wine Dinner – Perth

    Written on June 22, 2012

    The countdown is on. 17 days and counting till a gaggle of lucky souls take their places at  "The Italian Wine Dinner" at Rockpool Bar & Grill Perth. On Monday July 9th, we are truly excited to be presenting our 2nd...

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