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

Nutworks Macadamia & Chocolate Factory

I love travelling out to see the producers of the amazing products we sell at Gourmet Living and whilst I was in Queensland earlier this year I couldn't pass up the opportunity to drive to Yandina and check out this amazing factory. Nutworks and the Chocolate Factory is about a 20 minute drive from Maroochydore in one of Australia's largest natural growing macadamia regions. Macadamia trees can take 10-15 years to reach maturity and they grow to heights of approximately 15 metres. In Australia the majority of macadamia trees are in Northern New South Wales & South Eastern Queensland. Harvesting...

Italian Cooking Master Class with Tuscan Chef Donatella

Last Friday night we were pleased to present chef Donatella from Tuscany for an evening of Italian food & wine. Donatella, who runs cooking classes worldwide, chose to do her first Australian cooking classes in collaboration with Tours of Tuscany & Gourmet Living. Prosseco on arrival with fresh ciabatta, Moredough Kitchen Grissini, Frantoio olive oil & sticky balsamic made for a perfect start to the evening. Our guests were then treated to a 5 course cooking demonstration. Panzanella salad with Pecorini crostini led the way accompanied by a King Valley Pinot Grigio. Gnocchi with gorgonzola & Pici pasta followed with a...

Gourmet Living Manningham Retail Business of the Year 2014

I am so pleased to be able to share with all of you this exciting news. Last Tuesday evening the Manningham Business Excellence Awards were held. It was a fantastic evening which showcased the amazing businesses of our community. We were very lucky to be crowned the Retail Business of the year.