Category: Food & Ingredients

Herbie’s Winter Spice

Winter 2017 is upon us and the time has come for gathering ideas on how to add extra warmth to our recipes. Dried herbs and spices offer us the opportunity to easily incorporate grumbling tum satisfying flavours into our meals. They can also help us to keep things light during a feasting period traditionally characteriSed as being a little on the h...

Ingredients: Seaweed

There is something about seaweed as an ingredient that catches our  imaginations. It creates stunning garnishes, intriguing textures and unique sensations that have seen it carve out its own flavour profile in the Asian kitchen. Like so many exotic foods before it, seaweed is making the journey across worlds to change the way we think about flavo...

Exotic Peppers

Since as early as 1000 B.C. pepper has been the dominant spice on dining tables around the globe. Common black pepper from Karala, India is perhaps the most well known, but there are many other peppers of different geographical origins that bring exciting flavour to your dishes. A brief history: Pepper has been a trade commodity since before the ...

Ganache Chocolate Truffle Eggs

"Arno Backes has been passionate about chocolate all his life and with a keen eye for detail; he has devoted himself to creating superb chocolate creations that taste every bit as good as they look." [caption id="attachment_2344" align="alignnone" width="300"] Filled Egg 4 Piece $19.95[/caption] [caption id="attachment_2346" align="alignnon...

Essential Ingredient Saffron Syrup

Made in Spain from the finest Spanish saffron and a hint of cardamom, this delicate, sweet syrup is delicious as a topping or yoghurt or ice cream - use to add delicious flavour to crème brulee or drizzle over pancakes sprinkled with pistachios....

Freckleberry Chocolates

Freckleberry Chocolates, a proud Victorian company, make superb tasting Easter treats that are coated liberally in pastel hundreds and thousands. For something a little extra special to stash in the garden look now further than these sweet creations from Freckleberry Chocolates.  ...

All the Best for Easter

It doesn't matter if you are looking for a small chocolatey gift to hide in the garden or a beautiful, over the top indulgence to give to that special someone you are sure to find Easter treats of all kinds at The Essential Ingredient Rozelle. Check out our hand-picked Easter range below....

Güt Springenheide

These are no ordinary eggs. Inside the beautifully decorated real egg shell hides a decadent chocolate and hazelnut praline just waiting to be consumed. Available in multicoloured, gold and plain white for your own decoration. Hide them in the garden for kids of all ages to find this Easter. Continuing the European tradition of painting eggs to ma...

Neha’s Ice Cream

Neha Sen's range of all natural, Indian-inspired ice creams and sorbets are made using the best ingredients to create mouth-watering flavours that are the perfect complement to almost any dessert....