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End of an Era

July 20, 2014 3:44 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

As I pack up my stall at today’s Armidale Farmer’s Market, it is the last time I make an appearance... View Article



The Croquembuche

June 14, 2014 3:52 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

This week I had an absolute ball making a croquembuche for the VERY FIRST TIME … with no real instructions... View Article



All in the name of Research

June 10, 2014 1:10 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

I’ve been busy researching shipping options for my macarons – hoping to meet the demand to send Pastrygene Macarons further... View Article



Putting the Sunshine back into Sunday

June 3, 2014 1:08 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

In the two years I have been a stallholder at Armidale Farmers Market, I have discovered a new law of... View Article



Lemon Meringue Tarts – another comback!

May 23, 2014 5:09 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The Pastrygene Stall has been through many fazes … the very first Stall was all about Tarts and one of... View Article



Market Sunday Wrap

May 19, 2014 5:59 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Thanks to the high tech cloning technology that is marriage (two become one … and one becomes two) Pastrygene was... View Article



Eclairs Make a Come-Back

April 25, 2014 10:07 am Published by Leave your thoughts

I recently read a food industry magazine which predicted that Eclairs would be making a comback as the new ‘it’... View Article



The Next Big Step

April 23, 2014 9:38 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Is here! Browse, drool and shop for your favourite flavours, and don’t forget you’ll need some to share (no fighting!)... View Article



Choose Fair Trade and Palm Oil Free this Easter

April 23, 2014 8:25 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The power of choice is yours. Choosing Fair Trade Chocolate is important any time of the year, but particularly at... View Article



Taste Tamworth Wrap

April 7, 2014 5:02 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Tamworth is a ‘short’ road trip down the New England Highway (around 220km return) and one of the things I... View Article