South Melbourne

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Business Summary
The Essential Ingredient began in 1986 as a mail-order business run from the Glebe home of Don and Jan Hodgson.
About Us

The Essential Ingredient has been stocking quality ingredients, professional cookware, beautiful tableware and much more from Australia and around the world for 25 years.

Our online store stocks a wide variety of the incredible products for which we’re so highly regarded, delivered to anywhere in Australia.