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Restaurant Reviews

Knee Deep Winery

December 31, 2017

To us, this place always reminds us of great food. Food so great that it is always been hard to get into, unless you are super organized.   We have not been back for at least four years and since then, they have changed chefs. Recently, I stumbled upon some commentary about how wonderful the food is at Knee Deep, so whilst we are in the area during Christmas, I thought we best wander in for a bite to eat. Continue Reading…

Restaurant Reviews

Restaurant Amusé – September 2012, 2013 & 2016

November 24, 2017

The first time we went to Amusé was pretty much the first of many degustation experiences with my then fiancé (now the other half of The Synergist) where we were in full throttle on ticking off our food exploration list.

We had heard so much about this place and how amazing the food was so we had to give it a bash for ourselves, and bashed three times we did. As I am writing this blog in late 2017, they have now since closed.   There has been talk that they are tired of running such a full on husband and wife business and may open something a little bit more casual down the track. So me thinks, you will hear more from husband and wife team Hadleigh and Carolynne Troy and when they appear somewhere, it will be well worth checking out their culinary talents even though you may have missed Amuse. Continue Reading…