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Friday Drinks – Central Otago Pinot Noir (from Aldi!)

This $15 Kaiora Bay Central Otago Pinot Noir from Aldi is a budget-friendly treat! Central Otago NZ is a wonderful Pinot region, and so, rightly, their cheapest offering (as compared to the usual $40 entry point) is a tasty, easily drinkable light red. A nice warm-weather red, I’d call it. I know I know, put…

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Little Spoon Frozen Greek Yoghurt from Aldi

I love the tang of Greek yoghurt, and while I’m a fan of frozen treats, I don’t like how sweet many frozen yoghurts are :( Yes, I’ll cover tangy yoghurt in chocolate flakes and lychee balls at Yogoberry, but sweet yoghurt itself? Ew! Which is why I swooped on the four pack of these tiny…

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The best $5 wine in Australia – Aldi’s El Toro Macho Tempranillo

Bestest $5 wine ever #aldi A photo posted by Fiona Moore (@phonakins) on Oct 10, 2014 at 1:45am PDT I’ve been saying it all year, the Aldi El Toro Macho Tempranillo is the best $5 wine ever, and beats out soooooo many $15 wines on taste and drinkability. And now the critics agree. Six Aldi…

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Aldi Spanakopita (Greek Spinach Pie)

Since silverbeet is in season and abundant, I used this Spanakopita recipe from SBS Food as inspiration for this Spanakopita. I have to say I think I upped the amount of cheeses in it, and I forgot the nutmeg, but this turned out awesomely, with all the ingredients (yup! even the fresh dill sprigs!), except…

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Crispy Slow-Cooker Pork Belly with Paw Paw #aussiepapayapapaw

When a couple of delicious paw paws and papayas show up on your doorstep to play with, there are SO many options, such as these ones on the Australian Papaya site…. but this girl has to try her own thing. Even though the days have been unseasonably warm (tricking some plants into premature blooming), I…

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