Sea grapes, also known as Umibudo, is highly regarded for its succulent appearance, refreshing taste and pleasing “pop” when you eat it. It’s a tropical aquatic vegetable that loves clean water and is very popular in Japan where it is considered a delicacy. Recommended as crunchy salad booster, snack, appetizer, canapé, antipasti or entrée. Sea Grapes are a vibrant green seaweed that owes its name to its grape-like appearance. The taste is fresh, reminiscent of cucumber with a hint of salt water. For many, seagrapes are the vegetarian alternative to caviar and it lends itself to similar applications! Now available from our Fishco!
Our Fishco now has stock of premium grade sea urchin roe. This uni has a beautifully rich ocean flavour and melt in the mouth texture comes from carefully selecting only the highest quality roe from the best sea urchins harvested by our divers from the pristine waters of Tasmania. Each piece of roe is delicately handpicked, graded and packed same day to lock in freshness and quality.
This Melbourne chocolate brand has fantastic packaging and fun flavours, plus they’re giving back to cocoa farming communities! Salivate over divine concoctions like peanut butter and jelly, strawberry hazelnut waffle, lychee and mint, whisky and smoke, and birthday cake crumb, among others. The ethical chocolate is handmade in small batches in Melbourne, wrapped up lovingly in quirky packaging and shipped off to drooling mouths across the country.
We are now stocking Free Range Chicken Bone Broth and Grass Fed Beef Bone Broth from The Art of Whole Food. The Art of Whole Food is 100% Australian owned locally sourced, premium ingredients in their bone broths. made in small batches, they are free from artificial colours, flavours, preservatives and thickeners. Bone broth is especially good for:
• Improved digestion & gut health
• Decreased inflammation in the body
• Repair of skin, hair and nails
• Rebuilding bones & joint health
• Increased immunity
• Improved health overall due to better absorption of nutrients
$39 per bottle
Now available from our Wine Loft
Voyager's Shiraz has been going from strength to strength and this example, from the outstanding 2016 vintage is another significant leap forward. Another brilliant example of Margaret River Shiraz, the 2016 Voyager Estate Shiraz offers lovely purity and fleshy concentration while retaining the finesse that is the hallmark of the Voyager style. The palate is silky textured, with plenty of sweet red, black cherry fruits with hints of spice, nougat and fine tannins. While this is a wine with a long life ahead of it, it's pretty irresistible now.
Ecolife use raw materials like corn, soy bean and natural waste. The All Natural range is a healthy alternative and solution to plastic and melamine ware. Ecosoulife is an environmentally conscious company on a mission to deliver guilt-free disposable and reusable alternatives to the plastic and foam, which fill our landfills and waterways. We are now stocking their cornstarch cups and cutlery sets which are ideal to use in a picnic situation. Smooth matte finish. Durable and leak proof, corn starch is the ideal replacement for plasticware.
Back by popular demand - we now stock the full range of dips & pestos from Paradise Beach Purveyors in our Dairy Department! Using some of the best ingredients and produce Australia has to offer, these award winning dips & pestos are absolutely delicious and full of flavour. They are a great addition to any grazing board and can be used as a dipping sauce for just about any protein! Owners Anmarie & Steve are hands on, making sure the quality never falters.
We now have the full range of Lor's Whole Pantry Cookies! Vegan friendly, no added sugar, gluten free and no added preservatives! Apricot Éclair, Key Lime Pie, Pecan Tart, Gingerbread, Apple Crumble & Carrot Cake are the flavours available in store now. Lori's Pantry take humble, home-style pantry and local bakery favourites and created healthier versions for the whole family to enjoy. They strive to use premium ingredients that have minimal processing which are as close to nature as possible, but still have maximum flavour. The ingredients have been chosen keeping in mind the balance between nutrients and flavour, to come up with some of the best tasting, healthy cookies on the market.
We are now stocking Keto Coffee Creamers from Paleo Pure. These come in three different flavours: Butter Bomb, Double Choc & Vanilla Bliss. Blend Keto Creamer into your coffee to add a dose of goodness for a delicious, creamy result! Forget the mess making a Bullet Proof style coffee with butter and oil. For the ultimate buttery “fat bomb”, our convenient powder blend of grass fed butter and coconut oil is an absolute must. It adds all the right fats to your coffee in the convenience of a powder while delivering zero net carbs!
For six years running, Wine & Spirit Magazine have named Giant Steps as one of the Top 100 wineries in the world and in 2016 winemaker Steve Flamsteed was named as Gourmet Traveller Wine’s Winemaker of the Year. Giant Steps Yarra Valley Syrah 2017 is an elegant wine of great structure and length with notes of black cherry and pepper - all hallmarks of great winemaking and a sensational vintage.
*Special available until 10 July 2019, while stocks last.
New to our shelves - delicious fruit & vegetable chips from Nudus. These chips are slowly air-dried, not baked or fried. They are loaded with nutrients, just like freshly-picked fruit and veggies. Each fruit and vegetables is sliced and air-dried to a perfect crunch, keeping in the nutrients, flavour and colour. They are a healthier choice and will satisfy any craving - salty or sweet!
Alongside their amazing hot chocolate range - Grounded Pleasures have added delicious marshmallows! The divine joy of tasting the sweet, velvety and luscious texture of a melting marshmallow immersed in hot chocolate cannot be surpassed. Hot chocolate and marshmallows are a perfect match - it is hard to have one without the other.
These marshmallows are proudly made in their home town of Ballarat, in regional Victoria, Australia. They are gluten free, preservative free and dairy free with natural colours and flavours. Good enough to devour by themselves of toast over the campfire..... but we just love melting them in our hot chocolate!
Melbourne Blends chai tea latte mixes are made with real ingredients that have been proven to be beneficial for your overall health and wellbeing while being very tasty and indulgent. The amazing macronutrients of their chai powder mixes allow them to fit into a wide range of meal plans, including Keto. We are now stocking their Vanilla Chai, Coconut Chat & Turmeric Chai Latte powers in our grocery department.
Our florists have sourced the most beautiful, soft pink Peony Roses! These have been flown direct from the grower in Holland and are the last of the season. Peonies have been used and cultivated in China since early history. Ornamental cultivars were created from plants cultivated for medicine in China as of the sixth and seventh century. Peonies became particularly popular during the Tang dynasty where they were grown in the imperial gardens. The Netherlands is the largest peony cut flower producing country with about 50 million stems each year! Pick up a bunch of these beautiful blooms from our flower department - wrapping is complimentary!
$55 per bottle - just arrived in the Wine Loft.
Marchand & Burch Morgon is produced from hand-harvested 45 year old vines using traditional techniques including gentle whole bunch fermentation and maturation in concrete. The deep purple-tinged ruby colour is a hallmark of the Cru. The nose engages with ripe raspberry,forest fruits, anise spice and sweet earth and leathery notes. The palate is full-fruited with a vibrant juicy acidity that makes the mouth water and a powdery tannin profile which lengthens the finish to reveal stony earth, leather and pepper berry notes. - a delicious wine from one of our favourite local producers.
A creamy and delicious European style drinking chocolate made from mineral-rich cocoa, lucuma, carob, cinnamon and wild crafted vanilla bean. GLUTEN FREE – DAIRY FREE – SUGAR-FREE (no added sugar) enjoy hot or cold. The healthy way to indulge + enliven the senses. This truly is the best chocolate powder on the market, it is beautifully smooth and absolutely delicious.