Food Waste Australia

Australia’s Crazy Food Waste Epidemic (And What We Are Doing About It)

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Australians And Food Waste   There are few things in life that are constant – change is one, another is that we need ongoing food supply. Food is the very thing that keeps us alive, yet has layers of cultural, emotional, historical and spiritual weight. It brings cheer, comfort and …

WA Shop Fest

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Recently, the Taste Budds team was given the opportunity to showcase a few of our recipes in the company of popular local chefs in the lead up to Buy West Eat Best’s WA Day event. In celebration of the incredible produce we are lucky to have in abundance here in WA, the …

ANZAC Biscuits

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What are the origins of an ANZAC biscuit? With ANZAC day coming up shortly have you ever thought how the Australians at Gallipoli made ANZAC biscuits? ANZAC biscuits (as we know it) were also known as ANZAC Wafer or ANZAC Tile but more commonly hard tack. While they were fighting …

Easter Food

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After a long sultry summer here in Perth, it seems we all love these spectacular autumn days. It is especially welcoming knowing that the Easter holidays are around the corner. This weekend some families around the country shall celebrate the Christian holiday of Easter, while others will celebrate the Jewish …

Building connections through food

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How do you communicate without talking? By using your other senses, especially those that tantalise the taste buds. Featured by Connect Hearing in an article about non-verbal communication for couples and families with hearing loss, Taste Budds Cooking Studio helps you to do just that. Owner, Chef Sophie Budd, has …

Soup for Syria

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On Friday 17th June between midday and 1.30pm next to the Greenhouse in St. George’s Terrace, Perth, Food Rescue, Taste Budds Cooking Studio and Slow Food Perth will be making and selling soup from rescued food/vegetables, otherwise heading for landfill. This is a fund raising event for Syrian refugees in …

Yes Cambodia Fundraiser

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Last week Sophie was invited to take part in a very special event, a Five Chef Dinner and Fundraiser to raise both money and awareness for the fantastic charity Yes Cambodia. Yes Cambodia is an Australian charity that is dedicated to “directly and tangibly benefit and empower Cambodians who are …

Sophie and Simon Join Forces

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Some of the best results in the culinary world come from collaboration, gathering together the best bits of cuisine to make something new, unique and delicious. So, in the spirit of collaboration Sophie has been joining forces with Simon Bryant of The Cook and the Chef for some really exciting projects. …