Current Events

Slow Food Darwin and Top End invite you to our first get together for the Dry Season.

Join us for a Slow Indian Banquet which is to be held at Saffron Restaurant.  Please scroll down for the stunning menu.

Where: Saffron Restaurant at Parap Shopping Village
Date:    1st June 2013 from 6:30pm
Cost:  Members            $70
           Non Members    $80
Price includes a glass of wine on arrival.
RSVP  by Wednesday 22nd May 2013.
Booking form is found here.  This is a prepaid event.

Payment options
EFT : BSB 035302 Account 269531(please use your surname as transaction reference) or
Post: cheque to PO Box 836, Darwin NT 0801
For more information please contact Cath 0450 032 361 or Andrea on 0413 787 188.
Your Privacy: Our privacy policy is simple. Whatever information you give to us, stays with us. We do not sell, rent, hire, lease or give any information to anyone.

Slow food Dinner Menu 2013

On arrival

a glass of sarbat

fresh lime juice, a pinch of sugar and salt, finished with fresh mint. very refreshing!

On the table

Glass of white or red

Skuttlebutt Sauvignon blanc Semillon –Margaret river WA Wirra Wirra Scruby rise Shiraz Cabernet –Clare Vally, SA

To Start

Humpty doo Curry Leaves Chicken tandoori

chicken pieces infused with ginger & garlic paste, lime juice, chilli, Yogurt and humpty doo curry leaves & cooked in a tandoor oven Plantine Pakora

Green raw banana dipped in a besan flour batter and lightly fried


Barramundi mooli

Locally caught barramundi fillet poached in a ginger, turmeric and coconut based sauce infused with exquisite blend of delicious kerala spice. Lamb korma
Lamb simmered in a mildly spiced cashew and coconut based korma sauce. Okra fry
delicious okra shallow fried and tossed with chat masala and fresh coriander leaves
Eggplant thokku

locally grown eggplant sautéed in a tomato and onion based masala sauce


coolalinga pumpkin cubes tossed with onion, mustard seeds, dried coconut and curry leaves
Snake beans

rapid creek market snake beans tossed with dry red chillies, red lentils, onion, mustard and dried coconut thread.
Green pea pualo rice

page1image14376 page1image14536 page1image14696 page1image14856


Cucumber Raitha / Tomato & Garlic Pickle Buttered naan / Pappadum

To Finish

Honey and pistacio nut Kulfi

home made indian ice cream flavoured with local honey and pistachio nut.

Tea & Coffee

Choose from
Masala Chai Tea/ Bru Coffee/Organic Green Tea Chai/ Plunger Coffee/ Jasmine tea