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Matt Moran’s Riverbar & Kitchen Brisbane

We recently stumbled upon Matt Moran’s Riverbar and Kitchen whilst doing a self guided restaurant/bar crawl of the Eagle Street precinct in Brisbane and we were absolutely blown away! We stopped at Riverbar & Kitchen to enjoy some lunch and upon finding this venue we immediately felt like we had been whisked away to an exotic location like Seminyak in Bali (one of our favourite locations and a very glamorous part of Bali!). Riverbar & Kitchen is complete with outdoor mist cooling systems to cool you down on a hot summers day whilst sitting outside enjoying the view of the glorious Story Bridge. When you wander inside you are greeted by a very well presented bar and the most glamorous decor reminiscent of a luxury boathouse completed with white boarded walls, nautical styling features and a feature ships rope light right in the middle of the venue. We ordered a chicken and beef burger for lunch and were pleasantly surprised after taking one bite of these delicious buns, the meat was cooked to perfection and the …

Giant Chocolate Cupcake Recipe

WHAT’S BETTER THAN A CHOCOLATE CUPCAKE? A GIANT CHOCOLATE CUPCAKE! Recipe and blog post courtesy of http://www.saladvsfood.wordpress.com Cupcakes are still a good old favourite for most of us, even though the trend of the cupcake seems to be on the descent. I still love a good cupcake but what’s better than a cupcake? A GIANT one of course! This week I battled through sickness (I felt like death) to make this birthday cupcake for one of my chocolate loving friends. So I dragged myself out of bed, pulled out a bunch of recipes to try and decide what kind of cake I was going to make, spent hours (like 2 hours) trying to decide before giving into my giant cupcake pan staring at me in the cupboard because I haven’t used it enough! Even when I was baking it, I still wasn’t really sure how I was going to go about decorating it but turns out sometimes keeping it cute and simple is the most effective! To make this giant cupcake I used a giant cupcake pan from …