So again this isn’t purely booze related but we can change the rules right ? In the nugget world theres nothing quite like the maccas nugget. Compared to others you can get they are pretty amazing! The fast food giant is now offering 24 of them for a limited time for only $9.95! Thats more than … More What have McDonald’s done now ?
As expected the boarding process is full of the usual FOMO crowd. If you don’t know what that means it stands for “fear of missing out”. I don’t really care, we will all get on! The process has been fairly easy from kerb to deck. We are boarding from the Sydney over seas passenger terminal. … More The check in process: carnival spirit
As you may or may not know the Tipsy Connoisseur will be traveling the high seas this coming Saturday aboard the Carnival Spirit for 7 days around the pacific. As we have said we will be looking exclusively at the Adult only options of food and drink offered as opposed to other reviews. The ship … More The count down is on! Tipsy Connoisseur at sea
Today (Sunday) was an amazing day in Sydney which is a stark contrast from the crap weather we were subjected to last week. On my travels out and about in the sun I ended up at Manly corso at Harry Phats Asian street food on the rooftop of the Steyne Hotel. I had never heard of … More Harry Phats .. Great food, not so great service
I have no issue with going away for a weekend where the sole purpose of the trip is to find and explore wineries. In this instance i decided to check out the Tasmanian wine region of the Tamar valley. This was mainly due to the fact that i was able to secure cheap seats on a … More Wine weekend in Tasmania
We all know that in today’s modern often “hipster” world of food and beverage everyone is trying to find that elusive key that makes them relevant. One such company that has done this recently is good old Maccas ! In October 2014 McDonald’s Australia announced that it would embark on a complete step change and … More How very un-mcdonalds
So what could be better than a high tea ? Little sandwiches, sweets and perfect pastries. Well how about adding in a bit of tipsy goodness to that experience with the food societies vodka high tea. We were lucky enough to sample this offering on Saturday and tipsy did we get! The food society is … More Vodka High Tea, yes you read that correctly
I had this idea to start a no bullshit unbiased blog about wine, food, bars restaurants and other godly pleasures after a recent trip to the Tamar Valley wine region in Tasmania, Australia. My experience with wine and “fine” foods has only been a recent one, lets say in the last 5 or so years. As … More Welcome to The Tipsy Connoisseur!