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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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Daniel Son opens in Murrumbeena

Mother-and-son team have opened a new cafe in the south-east.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Mar 26 08:00:00 EST 2013

Veil drawn on Mask

The Mask of China has closed.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Mar 26 08:00:00 EST 2013

Coda team brings Melbourne the Indian restaurant it deserves

Portrait shots of the Coda/Tonka  crew at Tonka for upcoming Epicure feature. Please credit Stefani Driscoll. March 15 2013

The crew from Coda teams up to bring Melbourne a new Indian restaurant.

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

New opening: Industry Beans

Steve and Trevor Simmons to open a new roastery-cafe in Fitzroy.

Trevor and Steve Simmons, from Penny Farthing Espresso, will open a new roastery-cafe in Fitzroy.

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

B'stilla is born

Chef Jason Jones is excited about new Moroccan restaurant B'stilla.

Jason Jones, chef and co-owner of the city Mexican, has opened a new Moroccan restaurnt in South Yarra.

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

New wine bar set for Fitzroy

Sommelier Simon Denman plans to open a wine bar in Fitzroy.

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

Celebs cook for a cause

Dani Venn will cook off against former MasterChef contestants.

Former MasterChef contestants Dani Venn, Alice Zaslavsky, Beau Cook and Tregan Spiteri will cook-off for Live Below the Line.

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

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

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

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

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