Cloak & Blender combines two of my favourite things, food and fancy dress.
A recent trip to Sydney luckily coincided with the Outpost: Art from the Streets exhibition on Cockatoo Island.
As morbid as it sounds, drinking and cooking with blood is as old as mankind itself. It started as a matter of frugality and self-preservation — not wasting any part of a “kill.” It eventually evolved into a symbolic and religious gesture. Warriors believed drinking their enemies’ blood would give them their strength and power.