Aussie-inspired specials to enjoy this week | The Gourmand & Gourmet

Aussie-inspired specials to enjoy this week

The land of Vegemite, lamingtons and beetroot on ya burger.

From surf and turf to Vegemite-inspired creations, here’s where nab specials snacks, meals and drinks that celebrate all things Australian.

Jocelyn’s Provisions specials | From January 20

There’s nothing like a bikkie with a cuppa, and Jocelyn’s is known to deliver on baked goods of all varieties! Choose from classic lamingtons, some mini beef and bacon sausage rolls or rosemary and lamb pies for smoko, or grab a biscuit box (featuring the likes of passionfruit melting moments, jam and marshmallow-filled shortbread, and coconut cookie with lemon curd and vanilla cream), and smoko’s guaranteed to please! Pre-orders for collection can be made here for collection daily until Monday, January 25.

Fritzenberger specials | From January 23

For a satisfying taste of Australia’s favourite condiment, Fritzenberger’s Vegemite mac ‘n’ cheese balls can’t be missed! Featuring three kinds of cheese and a panko crumb, they’re the perfect side to Fritzenberger’s Aussie Burger special, featuring grass-fed beef, cheddar, lettuce, tomato, Spanish onion and, of course, pineapple and beetroot. Fritzengerger will be playing the Hottest 100 on Saturday and the Hottest 200 on Sunday, so you can enjoy 2020’s top tunes with your brews, and Aussie-inspired bites.

The Terrace at Emporium Hotel | January 26

Head skyward on Australia Day to enjoy an Aussie favourites menu featuring barbecued lamb and prawn skewers and a special cocktail list inspired by Australian icons, created just for the day including Weis Bar, Fantales and Pavola cocktails. Specials are available 2 pm-6 pm and entry is free.

Getta AAAOOO by Getta Burger | until January 27

A special inspired by the classic reef and beef combo, as well as Aussie burger staples, this bad boy is served on a soft milk bun and loaded (like, loaded) with fried prawns, grilled pineapple, bacon, cheese, a beef patty, tomato, lettuce, BBQ sauce, and burger sauce! Wrap your hands around one from your nearest Getta Burger until January 27.

Retro Aussie ‘ Ritas | El Camino Cantina

Drink in the flavours of your youth (however recent that was…) with El Camino’s throwback margarita flavours! After a serious voting process earlier in the month, four flavours have been crowned supreme, and are available until February 28: Cruisy Guava, Fruit Tingle, The Cottee and The Vovo! All are served Cadillac-style with a float of Grand Marnier, and a tasting paddle of all four is available too!


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