A rich sauce indeed!
This blog delves into the National Archives of Australia collection for food. What will I be able to find about the way Australians ate through the 20th century?
And will I be brave enough to try any of the recipes that might be lurking in the files?
Tag Archives: groceries
Where exactly was the Hayes and Russell grocery store? Do you know? Looking at these National Archives’ photos of the interior of the Hayes and Russell grocery store, I realise that grocery shopping in Canberra’s 1920s and 30s would have … Continue reading
In 1967 the Australian Government decided to hold a trade promotion in Singapore: the catchily named ‘Singapore Australian Food Fortnight’. These publicity shots show the Australian products very tidily stacked on shelves – but it doesn’t look like the locals … Continue reading