The Essential Ingredient Orange

Set in the heart of New South Wales’ central west food and wine region, The Essential Ingredient Orange is proud to be a part of the area’s proud food industry.

Local products include Paling Yards extra virgin olive oils & dressings, 
Tall Poppy Gourmet, 
Orange Mountain Verjuices, 
Neila’s Preserves, 
Murrungundy Pistachios
, La Barre extra virgin olive oil and 
Cottesbrooke Honey.

With a recently completed refurbishment, come in and experience the best …

Australian products at The Essential Ingredient

At The Essential Ingredient, we know how lucky we are to live in Australia. While, as Australians, we may not boast a clearly defined national cuisine, we are endlessly fortunate to have such broad access to the dishes, techniques and ingredients of so many varied cultures.

We are certainly proud to stock some of the finest ingredients and …

Picnic season

The flowers are blooming, the grass is lush, the horses are running- picnic season is here.

Across Australia, botanical gardens, beachside parks, river banks and any other patch of grass or sand on which a blanket can be laid are converted into unstable dining areas, weighed heavy with food, packed esky within reach.

Of course, a simple selection of dips and packet …