Discover the best local Australian producers and hear about upcoming events with the team at Gourmet Living.

Meet Jennie from Chocolate Provedore

Chocolate Provedore is a Victorian based company and we have been stocking their amazing chocolate pizzas for years!

Meet the creator of Popped- delicious flavoured popcorn

Producer of the Month- Popping & puffing delights in Melbourne What Emma had to say....... What's your favourite flavour? My favourite is the rocky road – being the producer I get to eat it when it is freshly made and still warm – yummo!  Why do you do what you do? I have always wanted to do something in business, I just got the sense that I would enjoy it.  Since launching popped I have learnt a huge amount about business and in particular the food manufacturing business and I am still learning.  I have met some wonderful like minded...

The King Valley Fine Foods Story

King Valley Fine Foods is the creation of a passionate foodie Rosemarie from the King Valley Their Story Rosemarie started creating pesto's over 20 years ago and with help of her husband Mark they now have their beautiful range in stores across Australia and have been exporting to Hong Kong for over 11 years. Their products are all gluten free and don't contain any additives. Rosemarie uses fresh local ingredients and also grows an array of fruits, vegetable & herbs on their property in Whitfield which are used as much as possible in their pesto's pasta sauces & dips. What flavour is...

Meet the creators of Brazen Brownies

Brazen Brownies is the creation of Caroline- a passionate baker, cook & lover of all things food- inspired and supported by her partner George, the driving force and daily source of enthusiasm in the fun loving enterprise. It's a collaboration of two people sharing the same philosophy and a genuine love of brownies and what they represent. Caroline's Story It all started with a walk along Sunshine Beach in Noosa while on holiday with my partner George and our kids. It was at that very moment I knew it was the right time to put the dream into action. It...

Natures Delight Chocolate

Natures Delight was created at the start of this year by passionate chocolate lovers. At Gourmet Living we love to support our small local producers and Natures Delight is a perfect example of a budding new business which we want to share with our Gourmet Living family.

Meet Jenny from So Moorish Foods

So Moorish foods is a Victorian based company created by Jenny Gigliotti. We have welcomed So Moorish Rocky Road here at Gourmet Living and boy has it been popular!

Bek McMillan- Creator of Gourmet Living

Why did I create Gourmet Living & why do I love teaching people how to cook? Do you travel to country Victoria and stop in at all the small town stores along the way?Collect produce & wine from each town?.... snacks to enjoy in your hotel room whilst travelling? Well I do. There is no doubt about it, I'm a foodie. Always have been.I distinctly remember in about year 8 at ELTHAM College I would see all the other students walking around in chefs uniforms. I was jealous. All I wanted to do was get into the kitchen with all the other students and cook.Finally in...

Meet Brendan from Baker & Baker Salts

Baker & Baker Salts- An interview with founder Brendan Shalders Salt is one of the 5 essential ingredients the human body needs to survive and is essential for the body to function. Baker & Baker Salts is a company that specialises entirely in salt. The company started trading in December and has received growing attention in its products to date.  Company founder Brendan Shalders explains “salt is essential for the body so there is a clear disconnect in the media… it’s the type of salt you are using, its how you are using it, and its about teaching people salt...

Meet Sonali from Miris Products & Trails

Miris Products- A Culinary journey of exotic flavours & spices from Sri Lanka How did it all come about - a 14 Day Cooking and Cultural Tour to Sri Lanka?  It happens to most unlikely of us! 24 years in IT was all too much and as a single mum my life and family were spiraling out of control, there had to be another way.  It was purely by chance and an opportunity the universe threw at me, I recognised it and grabbed it with both hands.  A mini market in the foyer of a corporate building paved the way...

Getting to know Connie

Getting to know Connie....... Connie is the newest Team member at Gourmet Living! A bit about me- I was born in Melbourne but lived most of my life in Brisbane. I have been married almost ten years and we have two beautiful little girls. We have been living in Melbourne a year now- Moving to Melbourne was a lifestyle decision - we love Melbourne's energetic vibe and it's cosmopolitan feel from the shopping to the food!I spend most of my day with my girls- I love spending time with them and I cherish every minute because life passes by us...