Food News

Costa Georgiadis to open new Eat Local Friday markets in Canberra

Costas Georgiadis.

Costa Georgiadis will open Canberra's brand new farmers' market - Eat Local Friday - on September 4.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Tue Sep 01 18:00:00 EST 2015

Just Open: Milk Crate Cafe, Civic, Canberra

Hakan Demir has opened the Milk Crate Cafe in Civic.

Hakan Demir opens Civic's latest eatery, Milk Crate Cafe, on Moore Street.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Tue Sep 01 18:00:00 EST 2015

Festival-goers disappointed as tickets sell out to Sydney's first Wine Island festival

Popular destination: Tickets to the Clark Island event sold out quickly.

Would-be festival-goers have been left disappointed after tickets to Sydney's first Wine Island festival sold out within minutes.

Food News | Megan Johnston | Tue Sep 01 12:08:46 EST 2015

Scientists discover secret to slow-melting ice-cream

Ice-cream made with new ingredient would be super smooth, contain less saturated fat, have fewer calories and be more resistant to melting.

Food News | | Tue Sep 01 10:22:51 EST 2015

Alessandro Pavoni to appear at the Growers' Market

Join Alessandro Pavoni, head chef of Ormeggio at The Spit, at the Growers' Market on Saturday.

Food News | Myffy Rigby | Tue Sep 01 00:15:00 EST 2015

South Melbourne restaurant Lamaro's set to relaunch as Lamaro's Bodega

Front of house: Restaurant manager Marvin Holder and assistant manager Andrew Harvey at Lamaro's Bodega.

Spanish-influenced restaurant's menu will be based on rare-breed pork.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Sep 01 00:00:00 EST 2015

Indira Naidoo: Feeding our cities through community gardens

Journalist Indira Naidoo meets the guerrilla gardeners converting derelict urban spaces into vegie patches.

Food News | | Tue Sep 01 00:00:00 EST 2015

Just Open: The Grid food precinct, Melbourne CBD

Earl Canteen's signature pork belly sandwich.

Earl Canteen, Pho Nom and Jaffle Jaffle open outlets 100 metres from Southern Cross Station.

Food News | Just Open | Tue Sep 01 00:00:00 EST 2015

Just Open: St Burgs, Maribyrnong

St Burgs burger bar in Maribyrnong.

There's a party going on in this apartment block.

Food News | Just Open | Mon Aug 31 12:02:17 EST 2015

The only hangover cure that really works

The only way to stop a hangover has nothng to do with burgers and bacon. We're sorry.

And it's not a bacon sandwich, say scientists.

Food News | Sarah Knapton | Mon Aug 31 11:52:49 EST 2015

Just Open: Saba's Ethiopian Restaurant, Fitzroy

Injera bread at Saba's Ethiopian Restaurant.

Gluten-free and largely vegetarian restaurant opens on Brunswick Street.

Food News | Just Open | Mon Aug 31 11:45:16 EST 2015

Just Open: Maker and Monger cheese cart, Prahran Market

Cheese of your dreams: raclette being scraped over confit potatoes.

Attention cheese fiends. Cheese boss Anthony Femia has opened his own raclette and grilled cheese stall.

Food News | Just Open | Mon Aug 31 11:39:43 EST 2015

Australian consumers to be kept in the dark on seafood origins

Classic fish and chips.

The Senate this month rejected a push to force restaurants, cafes, pubs and takeaway shops to disclose if their seafood is local or imported.

Food News | Nicole Hasham | Mon Aug 31 09:17:41 EST 2015

Sydney childcare centre bans birthday cakes

Birthday cupcake.

A childcare centre in Surry Hills has banned birthday cakes after parent complaints about excessive sugar and children with allergies being left out.

Food News | Cosima Marriner | Mon Aug 31 09:05:07 EST 2015

Could hemp milk be the next superfood?

Hemp milk is legal for external use only in Australia, and is made by blending hulled hemp seeds with water.

Hemp milk - spruiked by some as a healthy, non-dairy alternative to milk, is made in a similar way to almond milk. But what are the facts?

Food News | Callan Boys | Fri Aug 28 15:23:54 EST 2015

Balmain restaurant stalwart Satasia to close

Loyal following: Andrew Lum at Satasia.

In another blow to Balmain's Darling Street, long-running restaurant Satasia is closing.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Fri Aug 28 12:55:03 EST 2015

Chef Lilly Fasan leaves The Greens kitchen at Norths Bowlo

Chef Lilly Fasan is leaving the North Sydney bowling club's kitchen, the Greens.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Fri Aug 28 12:40:35 EST 2015

Ministry of Coffee opens branch at Rose Bay

The Rose Bay Diner has become Ministry of Coffee Rose Bay.

Sydney-inspired Ministry of Coffee returns to open a new branch at Rose Bay.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Fri Aug 28 12:13:17 EST 2015

Melbourne weekend hitlist August 29-30: Steak and the city, grilled cheese and Japanese pub food

Here's your weekend food mission, Melbourne.

Food News | Gemima Cody | Fri Aug 28 11:56:45 EST 2015

White Cockatoo and Phoenix Hotels taken over by a new generation

Pouring a schooner of beer.

Petersham hotel the White Cockatoo and Woollahra's Phoenix are to be rebooted.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Fri Aug 28 11:50:37 EST 2015