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Grand Foods Attends Fine Food Expo Melbourne 2017      Friday, September 15, 2017 

The Fine Food Expo 2017 was held in Sydney at the Darling Harbour Exhibition Center. A respected trade exhibition for the food service and retail industry, Fine Food brings many new products and services to retailers and wholesalers in one venue. Over 1,000 brands are exhibited, showcasing a variety of tastes for new menus and networking with the best in the industry. Around 20,000 - 25,000 visitors attend each year. . . . Read More



Grand Foods Attends Fine Food Expo Melbourne 2016      Friday, September 16, 2016 

Melbourne’s answer to forward-thinking food businesses, the 2016 Fine Food Expo is Australia’s leading trade exhibition for the food service, hospitality and retail industries. Over 45 countries are represented with new and innovative products, live demonstrations, interactive experiences, masterclasses, seminars and panel discussions by industry experts, trade stands and industry recognised competitions.  . . . Read More



Grand Foods Sponsors Turkish Pazar Festival 2016      Friday, March 18, 2016 

This year's Turkish Pazar Festival was held on Sunday 13th March at the Queen Victoria Market. Many varieties of traditional Turkish breakfasts were available in the morning for pre-booked customers. Other Turkish street foods were available for the whole day and open to the general public between 10am and 4pm. The annual Turkish Pazar Festival is a great way to sample Turkish foods and culture. With musicians and performers, cultural displays and arts and crafts stalls, there's plenty of entertainment! . . . Read More



Gourmet Safaris Visits Grand Foods      Tuesday, November 25, 2014 

We were delighted to have Gourmet Safaris visit us in mid-November for a morning of ethnic food tasting as part of their Middle Eastern & Turkish Food Tour in Melbourne. Over 26 food enthusiasts attended and were treated to tastings of some of our finest products as well as homemade style Turkish food.  . . . Read More



Grand Foods Attends Fine Food Expo Melbourne 2014      Monday, September 22, 2014 

The Fine Food Expo 2014 was held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre from September 15th – 18th. The four day exhibition is Australia’s largest annual food industry trade expo, with over 1000 exhibitors and this year was the 30th anniversary of the event. . . . Read More



Trio Of Dips - Hommus, Eggplant, Carrot      Tuesday, August 19, 2014 

Looking for tasty, versatile dips which are quick and easy to make? This trio of dips (hommus, eggplant and carrot) are ideal for accompanying meatballs, Adana, Kavurma, kofte, kebabs, pide and salad. Feel free to add more ingredients for stronger flavours. . . . Read More



Bulgur, Rice & Coban Salad      Thursday, June 12, 2014 

Bulgur is a healthy alternative to rice and is ideal when accompanied with this Coban Salad, known as a "shepherd's salad" in Turkish. Coban (or Choban) Salad is one of the most popular salads in Turkey and as it is light and refreshing, it is especially popular in summer. Garnish with mint and serve with natural yoghurt for extra flavour. . . . Read More



White Kidney Beans With Pastirma Stew      Monday, April 28, 2014 

This is a perfect dish for cold winter nights. The white beans and pastirma (a type of cured Turkish beef) make a healthy stew and the added spices and capsicums make it taste wonderful. A much healthier alternative to opening up a can of baked beans - it isn't hard to make and gives you a taste of Turkey! All of the ingredients can be purchased at Grand Foods (look for pastirma in the deli). . . . Read More



Solen - Pioneering For Chocolate Lovers      Thursday, April 17, 2014 

Grand Foods is proud to be the sole importer of Solen products in Australia. Our national distribution channels include Australia’s major supermarkets (Coles and Woolworths) and Solen products can also be found at ethnic food markets, ethnic shops, continental delis and other Mediterranean grocery stores. Our range of Solen chocolates, lollies and biscuits include something for everyone – from beautifully presented gift boxed chocolates to the Ozmo chocolate snack range for kids and handy snack packs for work and home. . . . Read More



Baklava Recipe      Thursday, April 03, 2014 

Baklava is a rich and sweet Turkish pastry, which is made out of layers of filo and is filled with chopped pistachio nuts. It is served with a syrup sauce and is perfect for any occasion. Baklava is usually cut into triangle, rectangle or diamond shapes and is garnished with ground nuts and served at room temperature. . . . Read More