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Top five at Enrich Life Food Wine

There's a new kid on the block when I comes to sharing food love in a hands-on, exhibition sorta way.

Enrich - Life, Food Wine is coming to the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre from Friday 30 March to Sunday 1 April.

It promises to be innovative and interactive, showcasing life, food and wine like you’ve never seen it before. The line-up includes celebrity chefs Alastair McLeod and Ben O’Donaghue, Ed Halmaygi (Fast Ed), Paul Mercurio and Anna Gare, food celebrities Ian Parmenter and Lyndey Milan, with masterclasses at the Miele gallery, wine workshops, interactive cooking demonstrations and the opportunity to taste, touch, experience and learn something new about food and wine.

Plus there's a big variety of foodie/wine stands which will be sharing the latest and greatest. Interested? I've got two double passes to give away - see the details at the end of the post.
Here's my top five picks from the Enrich program - all available both Saturday and Sunday

Session 1:  11am - 11.45 Japanese Food in Australia.
I feel like I am doing myself a favour when I eat Japanese food.
Three great chefs, Alastair McLeod, Anna Gare and Shinichi Maeda explore Japanese cuisines and show how to make Japanese inspired masterpieces at home.

Session 2: 12.15pm - 1pm  French Inspirations
Not sure if it's the French accent or the food that I love more.
Add some French passion to your home meals with tips from Brisbanes's French master, Thierry Galichet, Ben O'Donaghue and Anna Gare.

Session 3: 1.30 2.15 The Sound of Taste
This one is just a bit quirky and I love it.
Chef Fast Ed, wine writer Max Allen and musician Nathan Seller plus friends explore how sound relates to food and taste.  Has to be experienced!

Session 4: 2.45-3.30pm Something about Spain
Can you pass up the opportunity to have Frank Camorra and Pablo Tordesillas cook for you?
Ian Parmenter will be leading this exploration of Spanish food culture with two of Australia's best Spanish Chefs.

Session 5 - Enrich your home
I'm building a house and need all the help I can get
Tips and inspiration to help you get the most out of your living space, what ever your budget, from Alan Saunders, Rob Mckendry, Spencer Patrick and Adrian Wright.

Find the full session program details here

Event details:
When: Friday 30 March to Sunday 2 April.
Where: Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Cnr Merivale & Glenelg Streets, South Bank Brisbane,
Opening times: Friday 30th March 3pm - 9pm, Saturday 31st March 10am - 6pm and Sunday 1st April 10am - 6pm Phone :1300 859 599

Win tickets
I have two double passes which can be used for any day, all day, to give away.  If you'd like one, subscribe to my newsletter (if you're already a subscriber that works for me) and send me an email  telling me which session would enrich your life.  Last email by 5pm EST Friday March 16.


  1. Loving the comments I'm getting for this comp - here's a sample-
    The 'Japanese Food in Australia' session looks fantastic!
    Attending this session would enrich my life! I adore Japanese cuisine, the closest I get to making it at home would be homemade sushi and gyoza! Would love to learn some other dishes!


  2. I LOVE your blog, I read in in my lunch break every week.
    I'd love to go the session 1 at Enrich, I'm obsessed with Japanese food at the moment and would be keen to learn more about it.

  3. Hi Kerry,
    Please choose me as I desperately need some help trying to work out our new kitchen we are planning. It is in a very awkward space and we are on a tight budget, so how to make the design work is causing me sleepless nights! I think the Enrich your Home sessions could answer all my questions (hopefully!).

  4. Thanks for writing such a great food loving blog. Am an avid tryer out of everything delicious in Brisbane, and you really help my cause :)

    I think the Something about Spain session would enrich my life, am hoping to go to Movida in May so would love to know Frank Camorra's little secrets.


  5. Anonymous8:40 am

    I would love to go to Enrich,,i seem to have missed out! eekk! :(

  6. You still have a chance - competition is open until Friday!

  7. Here's another fabulous comment - Hi Kerry
    I enjoy reading your reviews, and keeping up to date with foodie news and events – thanks!

    The session that would most enrich my life would be Something about Spain. I dream of dining at Movida, and it’d be such a treat to attending a session with Frank Camorra!

    I hope I get to go.



  8. Kerry, Kerry make my Day, Send me to see Rob Mckendry :p


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