Conductor and presenter Guy Noble is a charmer, and the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra’s Food Glorious Food selection of pieces at the Town Hall proved to be the same – complete with a surprise contribution from food icon Maggie Beer.
SA writer Samantha Battams’ new book The Secret Art of Poisoning takes a fresh look at the life and crimes of Martha Needle, the Adelaide-born serial poisoner tried and executed for the murder of her brother-in-law in 1894.
It started with a gift voucher for a gourmet dinner at Mount Lofty House in gratitude for a month of elderly-dog sitting. It ended with one of the most surprising hedonic experiences I have had.
Upcoming food and drink happenings in SA, including this weekend’s Nutella Palooza, Madame Hanoi’s Chilli Festival, a Spanish-inspired lunch at Victor’s Place, a botanical lesson with Never Never at Uraidla Hotel, and Mismatch’s ‘Evil Rising’ tap takeover.