"How do you turn this thing on?" Dan Hong asks as he swings the handle of a wok burner to and fro in TasTAFE's impressive catering kitchens.
We're here to talk about the Great Chefs Series, the initiative which does what it says on the tin - it brings great chefs to Launceston's Drysdale campus to mentor students slaving over a hot stove on the catering courses.
How excited was I to find this product last week, a bona fide means of reducing the use of plastic in my kitchen – and it’s made in Launceston!!
Bronwyn Kidd has spent the past couple of years travelling. Now back in Tasmania, she finds she doesn’t want to work in the traditional sense for someone else, but wants to be in business for herself, making and selling a product that ties in with her own personal philosophies. So far so smart.
Out August 2018
"Compulsive reading for anyone who has ever thought they are not living the life they should!"
River Cottage UK
Apple Island Wife is available in e-book and paperback from August 2018.
Subscribe for news of books and occasional blog posts.
Fiona Stocker is an English author and freelance writer living in Tasmania.