Category Archive: food

Interview: Get to know Jessamine Kelley

Somethingyousaid.com recently met New York-based model Jessamine Kelley at a party. While all around her were smashing the free booze and dancing badly to that omnipresent Daft Punk song, she was sipping water… Read More

Aussie’s best mixologists do battle

This June, Australia’s leading mixologists competed for the prestigious title of the country’s Diageo Reserve World Class Bartender of the Year, and a not-too-shabby $100,000 prize at the National Finals at The Star,… Read More

Bloods at Frankie’s Pizza, Sydney

Oliver Heath encounters the dream hat-trick – delicious pizza, alcohol and awesome musical entertainment: Frankie’s Pizza is a Sydney rock’n’roll bar in the spirit of LA haunts like The Rainbow Room. You can… Read More

Curlew is inventive and impressive

 The Curlew, a Michelin-starred food joint in East Sussex, England is the place the visit for delicious main morsels and decadent sweet treats.  For my birthday and Christmas present my wife took me… Read More

Alcohol and the Wonderful Decline

Somethingyousaid.com’s Elfy Scott questions her love/hate relationship with booze.  I wake to debilitating nausea and the sense that I’m not entirely sure which one of my orifices is about to erupt. My morning… Read More

Olly Goes on a Taco Quest

  Somethingyousaid.com’s Oliver Heath travels the world searching for the perfect taco. Then finds love at home in Sydney: There’s a tingle to tequila that feels like you’re drinking it with your spine.… Read More

Get The Sunday Papers… live!

We’ve been showering The Secret Garden Party with affection since forever because we love their awesome festival and because they keep coming up with other amazing ideas. Like this one. They’ve joined forces… Read More

Enjoy ale with Quiet Deeds

In order to fund our gloriously international lifestyle here at somethingyousaid.com we can sometimes feel the pinch of the penny, and will welcome anything that comes our way for free, especially when there… Read More

Going Loco at The Slip Inn

Somethingyousaid.com’s Carol Bowditch earned serious hipster points by attending the El Loco at Slip Inn Blogger Party, where she gobbled tacos and guzzled Margaritas. The Slip Inn has recently joined forces with El Loco, following… Read More

How to buy a drink & not be an idiot

Right, listen up, because bartender Jess Matthews is dispensing invaluable advice on the etiquette of ordering drinks: The world of hospitality spins on a completely different axis to the rest of the ‘normal’… Read More

Dine like they do on Game of Thrones

The elevator pitch for Game of Thrones surely wouldn’t appeal. “Erm, it’s a fantasy show set in a mythical middle ages with sword-fighting and a bit of a supernatural element.” Sounds like Nerd City,… Read More

Polpo is humble and delicious

Polpo is a bacaro, which is a Venetian word used to describe a humble restaurant serving simple food alongside good, young local wines. I had chanced upon a favourable review about Polpo some… Read More