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ESPRESSO

By Hilary McNevin

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Hilary McNevin brings you the inside stories from Melbourne's dining scene in the column Espresso.

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Bottomless campus coffee a sub for sleep

Hero sandwiches at the RMIT building.

Busy entrepreneurial couple Michael and Eleena Tan have opened a new concept sandwich store called Hero in the city.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Aug 27 03:00:00 EST 2013

Caring cooks step up to help

FareShare.

FareShare launched its much-needed new kitchen space late last week with a celebrity cook-a-thon.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Aug 20 01:00:00 EST 2013

Recipes with refinement

Alison Waters with her Christian Dior cookbook.

French fashion designer Christian Dior loved food and cooking so much, he had a book of his recipes published in 1972.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Aug 20 01:00:00 EST 2013

Peninsula pouring

Wineries are coming to town.

Cellar doors come to town with the Mornington Peninsula Wineries Roadshow.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Aug 20 01:00:00 EST 2013

Favourites say farewell

The Aylesbury restaurant.

Two more Melbourne restaurants are facing drastic measures.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Aug 20 01:00:00 EST 2013

Standout chef makes No.8 the one to watch again

Chef John Lawson.

Crown is giving 10-year-old restaurant No.8 a facelift and putting it under the guidance of lauded young Brit John Lawson.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Aug 20 01:00:00 EST 2013

Andy Bedford branches out

Chef Andy Bedford.

The cafe that was Marmalade and Soul in Clifton Hill closed more than five months ago but the space is getting some soul back .

Food News | Espresso | Tue Aug 20 01:00:00 EST 2013

Butcher tips to say thank you

Raw beef.

Don't know your rib eye from your rump? Then pop along to a meat masterclass run by Young Gun Hospo.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Aug 20 01:00:00 EST 2013

Young talent time

Chef James Viles.

The Electrolux Appetite for Excellence 2013 winners were announced early last week.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Aug 20 01:00:00 EST 2013

Paul Wilson to join Icebergs team

Icebergs Dining Room & Bar.

Melbourne chef Paul Wilson will become culinary director of Sydney's iconic Icebergs restaurant.

Food News | Espresso | Mon Aug 19 15:57:30 EST 2013

Space for a long lunch, indeed

The Lunch Room.

The food court goes glam with the opening of vast 500-seater the Lunch Room.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Aug 13 01:59:00 EST 2013

The great gelato experiment

Gelato Messina is coming to Melbourne.

Sydney gelati operators are coming to town.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Aug 13 01:59:00 EST 2013

Banh Mi Boys get mobile

Banh mi rolls.

Fasten your seatbelts, the Banh Mi Boys are hitting the road with their new food truck

Food News | Espresso | Tue Aug 13 01:59:00 EST 2013

Standing-room only at Counter

Auction Rooms cafe in North Melbourne.

Full-to-the-brim North Melbourne cafe Auction Rooms is expanding.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Aug 13 01:59:00 EST 2013

The good oil on fine family drops

Lina and Tony Siciliano.

Rose Creek Estate, Melbourne's own olive grove in Keilor East, is holding its seventh annual open day.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Aug 13 00:01:00 EST 2013

Neighbourly love

Chef Joseph Abboud's trevally dish.

Everyone needs good neighbours … even chefs.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Aug 13 00:00:00 EST 2013

Goodbye Aylesbury, hello Bomba

The Aylesbury.

The Aylesbury is closing at the end of the month to re-open as a more casual venue.

Food News | Espresso | Mon Aug 12 15:00:00 EST 2013

Giuseppe, Arnaldo & Sons closes in Crown

Giuseppe Arnaldo & Sons at Crown

Giuseppe, Arnaldo & Sons, the Italian restaurant in Crown that opened under the ownership of two of Australia's highest profile restaurateurs Maurice Terzini and Robert Marchetti, was closed...

Food News | Espresso | Thu Aug 08 12:40:00 EST 2013

Brave new world

Daniel Dobra.

With a punchy name and an even punchier motto, city newbie Brutale opens this Saturday in the city.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Aug 06 03:00:00 EST 2013

New team steps up at Circa

Ashly Hicks.

Circa will have a new head chef with Lyndon Tyers replacing Jake Nicolson.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Aug 06 03:00:00 EST 2013