Monthly Archives: March 2010

The Golden Terrace

No this is not a review of some straight-to-video Baldwin family ripoff of the Fonda classic.  It’s a review of one of my favourite restaurants – The Golden Terrace.  Possibly, one of the best turkish restaurants in Melbourne.  My family have been going there for years for significant family events, mainly birthdays. Continue reading

Vanilla Slice Quest – Birchip

So, Mrs Dave and I decided to get serious about this vanilla slice thing.  I did some research and found out that Sharps Bakery in Birchip won the Great Australian Vanilla Slice Triumph in 2009. Given that it was only 350kms from Melbourne we decided we should head up there and see what all of the vanilla slice fuss was about.  Mrs Dave was also keen to check out Stefano’s in Mildura, so we thought we could make an adventure of it.  We both booked a Monday off from work and I got on the web to organise accommodations. Continue reading