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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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Sceptical shoppers concerned about "ethical" and "free-range" labels

Some Fairfax shoppers have concerns over the labelling of eggs as

Shoppers are concerned about paying extra for free-range and other ethically sourced produce, and about being taken for a ride by deceptive practices.

Food News | Espresso | Mon Mar 18 00:00:00 EST 2013

Grossi Florentino revamp

Upstairs revamp: new-look Grossi Florentino.

Grossi Florentino reopens after two months of renovations.

Food News | Espresso | Mon Mar 18 00:00:00 EST 2013

Stage two of Spring Street Grocer to open

Stage two of Con Christopoulos and Josh Brisbane'sSpring Street Grocer opens on Wednesday.

Food News | Espresso | Mon Mar 18 00:00:00 EST 2013

Christopher Grace to cook in Warrnambool

Simon's Waterfront overlooking Lady Bay in Warrnambool. Pictured Left to Right are Chef Christopher Grace, Simon Kettyle. 130307DW15 Picture DAMIAN WHITE

A favoured son of the south-west pops up in a diner with one of the coast's most gorgeous views.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Mar 12 12:05:44 EST 2013

MFWF: chef match-ups

Massimo Spigaroli; 
pic supplied by MFWF for use in Epicure

Melbourne Food & Wine Festival throws chefs together in interesting ways.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Mar 12 12:05:44 EST 2013

Flock Dining opens in Newport

The west has score a new modern French and Mediterranean restaurant.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Mar 12 00:00:00 EST 2013

Openings and closings: Mitchell, Mathis and Calombaris

Chef Rosa Mitchell outside her new city restaurant.

Openings and closings are afoot for Rosa Mitchell, Paul Mathis and George Calombaris.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Mar 12 00:00:00 EST 2013

Chef Dwayne Bourke to work at Black Sheep

Dwayne Bourke will leave Pure 
South to return to Geelong.

Chef Dwayne Bourke returns to Geelong, taking a role at Black Sheep in the historic woolstore.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Mar 12 00:00:00 EST 2013

New head chef at Sarti

City Italian stalwart Sarti has a new head chef.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Mar 05 01:00:00 EST 2013

Chef moves: Becco and Daylesford Hotel

Chef moves at Becco.

Becco is saying goodbye to head chef Corin Sutton.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Mar 05 01:00:00 EST 2013

Gigibaba feels the heat

Gigibaba closes its doors.

GIGIBABA, ONCE THE hottest little restaurant on Smith Street, Collingwood, has closed.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Mar 05 01:00:00 EST 2013

Happy days for Happy Palace

Jerome Borazio (St Jerome's, Ponyfish Island) and business partner Josh Lefers inject new life into an old Palace.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Mar 05 01:00:00 EST 2013

New line-up at Order of Melbourne

Chef Michael Fox (left) and Stephen Filipovic.

The Order of Melbourne scores new owners and new chef, Michael Fox.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Mar 05 01:00:00 EST 2013

Vale Angel Cardoso

Angel Cardoso.

Angel Cardoso, the legendary pioneer of naturally cured Spanish smallgoods manufacture in Lara, has died.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Mar 05 01:00:00 EST 2013

The Crimean team splits

Owners of The Crimean restaurant in North Melbourne-Lazlo Evenhuis, Melissa MacFarlane and Frank Moylan (L to R) have parted company.

The team from The Crimean parts company.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Feb 26 07:00:00 EST 2013

Bar opens at Cumulus Inc

Andrew McConnell.

Queues can now stretch upstairs at Flinders Lane's Cumulus Inc.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Feb 19 07:33:11 EST 2013

Coffee kings' farm brew

Andrew Kelly of the Auction Rooms.

Coffee trees grown in New South Wales will be transported to Melbourne for the Food and Wine Festival next month.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Feb 19 00:00:00 EST 2013

Feud, glorious feud

Fuchsia Dunlop will take part in the debate.

Has our food obsession gone too far?

Food News | Espresso | Tue Feb 19 00:00:00 EST 2013

Drink for a good cause

Eau De Vie.

Three internationally-renown bartenders walk into a bar ...

Food News | Espresso | Tue Feb 19 00:00:00 EST 2013

Pope Joan team serve up food store

Bundarra Berkshire Pork.

Warialda Belted Galloway beef, Milawa chicken and Bundarra Berkshire pork among produce for sale at new Brunswick store.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Feb 19 00:00:00 EST 2013