Tag: Spirit House

Spirit House…again…

I’ve often said that if I was to ever get married again (obviously to Mr T…) I’d want to do it here- at Spirit House. It’s possibly my favourite place to eat. Sure, I’ve been to posher restaurants with more complex menus,… Read More

Lime Week: The Best Bits

So anyways, my family isn’t big on warm vegetable salads. Miss 17 turns her nose up at the slightest mention of zucchini or eggplant. When I announced we were having a warm salad to go with our barbecued steak as the first… Read More

Spirit House…

So anyways, I’ve written before about Spirit House. I’ve written even more times about Spirit House recipes. I love the place- I’ve told you that before too- which is why we’ve booked in every time we’ve been on the Coast over the last… Read More

Cooking the Menu

Yes, it’s back. This is the segment where I attempt to replicate, reproduce, make something similar to a dish that we’ve had out or on a take away menu, using the cookbooks in my shelf. This week, I tackled Spirit House’s Coconut… Read More


M is for Mooloolaba I bet you thought I was going to say Melbourne…right? The thing is, I’ve written about Melbourne a lot- just check out the Melbourne category in the side bar. I haven’t written about my other favourite M place… Read More

Cooking the Books: Week 2

Inspired by my friend Mel over at The Cooks Notebook, I’ve taken on the challenge to cook from as many of my cookbooks this year as I can. What came out of the books and onto the table this week? More than… Read More

chilli caramelised pork with apple and mint salad

I posted this recipe over on are your planets keeping you fat? You see, the Moon is in Taurus, and for those few days every month, it’s seriously a case of step away from the fridge. This is a great recipe and… Read More

spirit house

Every so often one visits a restaurant that is truly spiritual, magical and all those other words with an “al” suffix. Even less often is the food served there is sufficiently inspirational to live up to the promise of its surrounds. Spirit… Read More