I've talked before about the Greek population of Melbourne and in particular Richmond. Third generations are now to the fore and no more than at the award winning and very stylish Laikon Delicatessen where the family have been serving this community for decades.
|"I'll take some of everything please - including the 'cake' halva on the top of the bench!"|
3rd generation John and his English bride work side-by-side with his parents and in particular his mother. Her parents started this 'Richmond Institution'. Try her homemade-with-love spanakopitas (a Greek spinach savory pastry) they are mouth-wateringly tempting!
|"I'll take a Spanakopita or 2 or 3 and for afters I'll take some naughty Baklava"|
|What choice - where to start?|
Bowen Cottage - client comment this week: We had a lovely time in your beautiful cottage - and yes it was shoe shopping time (I've never seen so many shoe boxes in the rubbish bin at the end of a stay - what fun 2 mothers and 2 daughters had!!)