Natasha Rudra

Natasha Rudra

Life and entertainment editor at The Canberra Times

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Natasha Rudra is the life and entertainment editor at The Canberra Times

Two young Canberra chefs reach national finals of Golden Chef's Hat Award

Georgia Harrison and Amanda Polsen are heading to the national final for the Nestle Golden Chef's Hat Award for the second year running.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Wed Aug 05 23:45:00 EST 2015

What to do at the Fireside Festival 2015 in Canberra

The Fireside Festival is all about food and wine.

Food, wine, horse riding, and music are all on offer at Canberra's Fireside Festival 2015.

Eat Out | Natasha Rudra | Tue Aug 04 23:45:00 EST 2015

Canberra's newest bar The Well opens at UC

Student-friendly: Burgers from The Well at the University of Canberra.

University of Canberra student bar The Well has burgers to dine for.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Tue Aug 04 23:45:00 EST 2015

Mecca Bah restaurant in Manuka closes

Mecca Bah

Mecca Bah restaurant has announced it will close in Manuka.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Thu Jul 30 16:24:45 EST 2015

Joe's Bar is Canberra's newest venue

Canberra's newest bar opens on Friday in Kingston and it's all about family.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Tue Jul 28 23:45:00 EST 2015

Ben Willis to cook at Lake Crackenback

Aubergine head chef Ben Willis.

The Aubergine chef will take part in the second installment of the hotel's Cool Climate Dinner series.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Tue Jul 28 23:45:00 EST 2015

Corvina

Cannoli at Corvina.

This is a neighbourhood restaurant with plenty of atmosphere and some interesting dishes.

Eat Out | Natasha Rudra | Tue Jul 28 11:46:03 EST 2015

Canberra's cakes in a jar: It's Practically Perfect Portions

FoodandWine. 24th July 2015. While on maternity leave Samantha White started a business selling cakes in little jars. Now her business Practically Perfect Portions has been nominated for an

Samantha White's cake business started out of curiosity.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Thu Jul 23 18:09:22 EST 2015

Khukuri Cross opens in Civic

Khukuri Cross is a new Nepali and Indian restaurant that's opened in the Sydney building on Northbourne Avenue.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Tue Jul 21 23:45:00 EST 2015

Provini Italian restaurant to open in Civic

New Italian restaurant Provini is set to open in Civic.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Tue Jul 21 23:45:00 EST 2015

Celebrate Eid in Canberra

Lanterne Rooms in Campbell is celebrating the end of Ramadan.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Tue Jul 21 23:45:00 EST 2015

Sneak peek at new Italian restaurant Provini opening in Civic

Pizzas at Provini

It's a cheeky throwback to Nonna's house, where lace curtains cover the windows, the carpet is pure 1950s florals and the table is always filled with hearty, generous serves of...

Eat Out | Natasha Rudra | Fri Jul 17 16:26:07 EST 2015

Cooking Circles in Canberra: How to make new friends in the kitchen

Women cooking together can help build friendships.

There's plenty to share at a Cooking Circle where women gather to cook, talk about food and make new connections.

Food News,Cook | Natasha Rudra | Tue Jul 14 23:45:00 EST 2015

Jinghong Zhang: Canberra academic's book traces the story of Chinese puer tea

Jinghong Zhang:

Canberra academic Jinghong Zhang charts the social history of pu'er tea.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Tue Jul 14 23:45:00 EST 2015

Kinn Thai

Massaman lamb shank.

Warm up with lamb shank curry at this pleasant, slickly-run and very competent Thai restaurant.

Eat Out | Natasha Rudra | Tue Jul 14 14:43:38 EST 2015

Morsels: Canberra food news this week

Extravagant milkshakes, a meat masterclass and more.

Food News | Natasha Rudra and Jil Hogan | Wed Jul 08 13:35:05 EST 2015

World Curry Festival in the City to spice up Canberra's winter food scene

Indian street food at Chit Chaat.

Restaurants and non-profit community organisations are joining together to spice up our winter.

Eat Out | Natasha Rudra | Tue Jul 07 23:45:00 EST 2015

Terra Preta to host truffle day in Braidwood

Truffle farmers Peter and Kate Marshall of Terra Preta will stage a truffle day on Saturday, July 18, at Braidwood.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Tue Jul 07 23:45:00 EST 2015

Just Open: Locale pizzeria, Deakin

Locale pizzeria in Deakin.

Deakin's newest eatery is Locale, a neighbourhood Italian which offers wood-fired pizzas and pastas.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Tue Jul 07 23:45:00 EST 2015

Six great winter foodie experiences in Canberra in 2015

Winter shopping: The Old Bus Depot Markets.

Here are some great ideas for keeping warm inside and out this winter.

Eat Out | Natasha Rudra | Tue Jun 30 23:45:00 EST 2015