Rabbit in the hat…and the pot

I have always been impressed by New Zealand’s canny invention of names when marketing food products. There was the tamarillo that had previously been the tree tomato, the Chinese gooseberry that became the Kiwi fruit and the New Zealand White (rabbit)… a large bunny bred for the plate. We are not talking the Killer Rabbit … Continue reading

Is The Easter Bilby Bush Tucker?

The champions of Australian bush tucker like Vic Cherikoff, Jean-Paul Bruneteau, Jennice and Raymond Kersh, Craig Squire and James Fielke or Mark Olive might find the Easter chocolate Bilby concept a tad naff.  But you have to prefer to champion a native bandicoot to a destructive exotic like a bunny – even if it is … Continue reading