On Monday, everyone was early and ready in the kitchen. We had our theory test and practical assessment afterwards. We had to make a lot of things: Julienne Carrot, Tomato Concasse, Orange Segment, Diced Onions, Chopped Parsley, Breadcrumbs, Rice Pilaf, Steamed Chicken Breast, Poached Eggs and Boiled Spaghetti. I should have started with Rice Pilaf because… Continue reading Week 6 – my first assessment!!
We didn’t have cookery class because it was labour day, I remember that I used to have lecture on that day because Unimelb doesn’t count it as public holiday. So I don’t have any progress on cooking class except that it will be assessment day on Week 6. In Pastry class, we learned the thing… Continue reading Week 5 – getting the hang of it
There are 13 students in my class and each bench only accommodates 4 students so someone normally has to work alone. This week, the lucky one was me. I wasn’t late or anything, but everyone just seems to come earlier and earlier, which is a good thing. We learned about braising and stewing this week with… Continue reading Week 4 – one of those weeks
Today, me and my eating buddy decided to try the new hype in town, the softserve donut cone. So it is basically a donut shaped cone, filled with softserve of your choice and top with up to three toppings. The softserve flavours for today were V8 Vanilla, Salted Caramel and Vanilla Caramel Swirl. I chose the mixed… Continue reading Softserve Donut @Little Frankie
Today I went to the South East Asia Festival at Argyle Square, Carlton. I didn’t expect it to be busy as there was not much marketing in social media. However, there were actually a lot of people when I got there at 1pm. There were over 20 food stalls so we had to browse around before deciding what… Continue reading Festivals week
When I say it won’t get any easier, I meant it. Because we were rushing last week and there were so much more to do this week in basic cookery and pastry classes. Nevertheless, I’m loving every second of it ❤ As usual Chef Sam did some demo in front of us explaining that day’s… Continue reading Week 3 – it won’t get any easier!
Yesterday, there was a rooftop fashion party hosted by Yelp Melbourne at L1 Studios. I was really lucky to come as Eliza’s plus one, she is a fashion blogger and make sure you check her blog out!! Sass Clothing was the fashion sponsor for this event and there were four rooms in this party for each season, winter, summer,… Continue reading Rooftop Party