Rice, although not as common in Australia, as in some countries, is still a popular shopping item.
The Australian Sunrice Medium Grain Calrose Rice is a very popular rice option, and is normally about $3 to $3.50 per kg, depending on the size you buy.
The 1 kg bag is … Read the rest
Sometimes we need some little treats, and one of my favourites is a pack of Bulla Ice Cream Raspberry Splits.
These Raspberry Splits are normally $7 for a pack of 10.
But every few weeks, they are on half price for just $3.50 a pack.
So I buy a few … Read the rest
Many Australians are enjoying cheaper WA Rock Lobster this year, following the Chinese ban on imports.
Western Australian Rock Lobster had become very popular to the Chinese, but now many local people are buying them for the first time, at a very affordable price.
The decision to sell tonnes of … Read the rest
The Cost of Rice in Australia in August 2020.
Medium Grain white rice cost looks to be the most popular rice sold in Australian supermarkets, it certainly is the most stocked of all the rices in my local supermarkets.
The cost varies, sometimes by the Brand, but also by the … Read the rest
With a Boneless Leg of Pork costing $8.50 per kg, how does it end up costing $13.00 per kg, in Australia?
We just trimmed up a Boneless Leg of Pork, removed the fat, and cut the meat into chunks for freezing and then cooking in various recipes.
It gave me … Read the rest
2019 ALDI People’s Picks Awards.
Aldi Australia has released their top 10 winners of the People’s Picks Awards 2019
Their top products, chosen by their customers are:
Alcohol: South Pinot Estate Rosé – $4.99
Baby: Mamia Fragrance Free Baby Wipes 80pk – $1.89
Bakery: Bakers Life Lower Carb, Higher Protein … Read the rest
Some examples of Food Prices in Australia in 2019.
It is easy to check the supermarket prices, and most of us get their special catalogues each week, delivered to our letterboxes.
But how do the smaller shops go with their prices.
Local Vegetable shop:
$4.99 kg Chokos
$3.99 500gm Fresh … Read the rest
Food Costs in Australia: Use a Butcher or a Supermarket to buy your Meat?.
Many people do their grocery shopping at a Supermarket, and don’t shop around at the other smaller specialist shops, such as a local Butcher.
Not all areas have a butcher that caters for a reasonable price, … Read the rest
The term “Milk Price War” has been mentioned many times since the two main supermarkets began to discount their Milk prices.
Even the Australian Parliament got involved … this was one newspaper headline in February 2011
PARLIAMENT will investigate a milk price war after concerns the major supermarkets are attempting … Read the rest
With the price of meat in supermarkets at such high prices, many people choose to use butchers to buy their meat at better pricing, but now, we can get it even cheaper.
A number of butchers, or even wholesalers are now supplying meat to the public at much lower profit … Read the rest