Food News

Kale of the century: How obscure foods become trendy


If you look carefully there are vested interests behind every food trend, be it a single ingredient, dish or even style of eating.

Food News | Lucy Battersby | Sun May 03 17:07:56 EST 2015

Are superfoods really that super?


Uncle Tobys oats are now a superfood. Just who is deciding what food graduates to super status?

Food News | Callan Boys | Sun May 03 00:15:00 EST 2015

Bone broth becomes the hottest fad food trend of 2015

Soup for you: Move over, coconut water – it's all about bone broth now.

Soup! It has mystical connections to the ancient world, you see.

Food News | Sarah Berry | Fri May 01 14:44:17 EST 2015

Just Open: Capriccio Osteria and Bar

Leichhardt is the latest hotspot for a fix of bread and fillings.

Food News | Callan Boys | Thu Apr 30 17:27:03 EST 2015

Just Open: Glamp Cocktail Bar, CBD

Going bush with a hand pump-operated espresso machine and a device called a "Twist'n Sparkle" to carbonate your negronis is glamping –and it's now, bizarrely, a thing...

Food News | Gemima Cody | Thu Apr 30 13:38:41 EST 2015

Chef Aaron Turner to open the Hot Chicken Project in Geelong

The Hot Chicken Project: Nathan Johnston, Aaron Turner, Nathan and Kate Veach.

Award-winning chef Aaron Turner has returned to Australia to open another hot chicken outlet, this time in Geelong.

Food News | Gail Thomas & Gemima Cody | Thu Apr 30 13:00:00 EST 2015

Susan Parsons: McMillans of WindView Farm in Bungendore are mad about saffron

Saffron growers Christine and Ian McMillan of WindView Farm are visited by Slow Food Canberra.

Food News | Susan Parsons | Tue Apr 28 23:45:00 EST 2015

Owen Pidgeon: Apples of distinction for the perfect Queen Charlotte pie

Apple Charlotte.

Owen Pidgeon shares his apple Charlotte recipe.

Food News | Owen Pidgeon | Tue Apr 28 23:45:00 EST 2015

Just Open: Bourke Street Bakery, Parramatta

Fancy a pork and fennel sausage roll? Bourke Street Bakery has opened its first Parramatta outlet.

Food News | Megan Johnston | Tue Apr 28 21:40:05 EST 2015

Charity cafe and restaurant coming to Surry Hills

Gratia and Folonomo social enterprise venues will open alongside an art gallery.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Apr 28 00:00:00 EST 2015

Masts to go in $30m renovation of Campbell's Stores at The Rocks

The historic harbourside site in Sydney is set for a major upgrade.

Food News | | Tue Apr 28 00:00:00 EST 2015

Just Open: The Milton wine bar, Elwood

The Milton wine bar, Elwood.

Elwood locals are flocking to this cosy new cocktail and wine bar.

Food News | Just Open | Tue Apr 28 00:00:00 EST 2015

Eric Koh leaves Tim Ho Wan to return to Merivale

Quick move: Chef Eric Koh is moving back to Merivale.

That was quick. Mr Wong's former dim sum chef Eric Koh has left Tim Ho Wan.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Apr 28 00:00:00 EST 2015

Firedoor, Salaryman coming to Surry Hills

New venture: Stephen Seckold.

After a couple of quiet opening seasons by its own lofty standards, Surry Hills is rolling out the red carpet for big-name openings again.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Apr 28 00:00:00 EST 2015

Cairo street food comes to Enmore Road

Mix Sydney's hottest eat street with a generous serve of international food trend and you'd serve up a falafel joint on Enmore Road.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Apr 28 00:00:00 EST 2015

Fresh: Mandarins are back in season

The pick of what's fresh in the shops now.

Food News | Robin Powell | Tue Apr 28 00:00:00 EST 2015

Chestnut dinner and Caroola Farm produce dinner at Le Tres Bon

Le Tres Bon chef Christophe Gregoire in his kitchen at the Bungendore restaurant.

Two interesting dinners at Le Tres Bon in Bungendore.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Mon Apr 27 17:04:56 EST 2015

Paleo Cafe chain comes to Canberra

Paleo Cafe

We've got so many paleo cafes opening in Canberra that it had to happen eventually. The national chain Paleo Cafe is coming to Canberra.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Mon Apr 27 16:32:33 EST 2015

Barrio Coffee opening in Lonsdale Street in Canberra

New brew: Sam Burns has moved on from Two Before Ten to set up the Barrio Collective Coffee.

Barrio Collective Coffee is the new coffee joint on Lonsdale Street,

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Mon Apr 27 16:28:41 EST 2015

Mary's Burgers to pop up at Belle's Hot Chicken in Melbourne

Mary's signature burger.

The Huxtaburger of Sydney is coming to Melbourne for one day only.

Food News | Bites | Mon Apr 27 15:17:37 EST 2015