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Best bacon recipes

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One-pot recipes

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Citrus recipes

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Best winter breakfast recipes

If you need a little more convincing than usual to get out of bed when it's cold outside, try these warm, hearty breakfast ideas to get you going, from waffles to warm polenta and smoky beans with bacon.

Tarta de Santiago

"Gordita makes a splendid version of the Galician almond cake Tarta de Santiago, with its dramatic design. Would you please publish the recipe?" Michael MacDermott, Taringa, Qld REQUEST A RECIPE To request a recipe, email fareexchange@bauer-media.com.au or send us a message via Facebook. Please include the restaurant's name and address, as well as your name and address. Please note that because of the volume of requests we receive, we can only publish a selection in the magazine.

04
Quay
Modern Australian
  • Upper Level, Overseas Passenger Terminal,
    The Rocks,
    Sydney, NSW
  • (02) 9251 5600,
    quay.com.au
  • Lunch Tue-Fri noon-2pm

    Dinner daily 6pm-10pm

Quay
-33.856327,151.208654

By day or by night, the sparkling sweep of Sydney Harbour viewed through Quay's floor-to-ceiling windows has the potential to overshadow anything but the best cuisine. Lucky, then, that the likes of the pork belly, slow-cooked in cultured butter, and paired with koji, sesame and the smokiest of pork broths, and the intriguingly textured green rice, toasted buckwheat and water spinach, crowned with rice wafer shards and compressed kombu are, well, quite possibly the best. Crisp white cloths and fine glassware instil a sense of formality, and service stays just the right side of friendly, maintaining the high standards you'd expect at this price-point. The breadth of the wine list may threaten to boggle the mind, but deft guidance by a thoughtful sommelier makes it easy. Dessert is as singularly brilliant as ever: chocolate caramel studded with chewy almond nougat and muscatels is transcendence on a spoon.


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At a glance

  • Food:
  • Three Stars
  • Wine:
  • Three glasses
  • Price:
  • Lunch menus $135-$155

    Dinner $175-$225

  • Feature:
  • Licensed
    Bar
    Vegetarian
    Wheelchair Access
    Private room
  • Cards:
  • American Express
    Diners Club
    Eftpos
    MasterCard
    Visa
  • Bookings:
  • Bookings essential
  • Chef:
  • Peter Gilmore

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