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Seeds of rebellion in hemp sales

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Hemp seed sales are growing and claims of their health benefits are spreading. But there is an under-the-counter element to their trade, with the prospect of fines for selling a product that is...

Food News | Elissa McCallum | Tue Jul 08 03:00:00 EST 2014

Just open: All Day Donuts, Brunswick

A try of doughnuts at All Day Donuts.

Raph Rashid, founder of food trucks Beatbox Burgers and Taco Truck, is easing into his first venture-without-wheels.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Jul 08 03:00:00 EST 2014

Fraser Short, Merivale among Opera Bar contenders

As the race for the Sydney Opera House's highly lucrative Opera Bar enters the final straight, Sydney's heavy hitters are jockeying for the prize.

Food News | Short black | Mon Jul 07 23:57:16 EST 2014

Nic Whalley adds Bistro Mint to portfolio

The restaurant manager is part of the team behind Bistro Mint, which opens at The Mint museum this week.

Food News | Short black | Mon Jul 07 23:54:08 EST 2014

Diners face GST on tips after August 1

The August 1 scrapping of signatures for credit cards has waiters concerned about their back pocket.

Food News | Short black | Mon Jul 07 23:51:32 EST 2014

Matthew Bates resigns from Cafe Sydney

Cafe Sydney has confirmed its long-serving executive chef Matthew Bates has resigned.

Food News | Short black | Mon Jul 07 23:48:19 EST 2014

Paul Wilson lures chef Julien Perraudin to Salon De The

Pack away the deep-fryers, Sydney. One of the pioneers of the ''dude food'' movement is punting on a return to healthier menus.

Food News | Short black | Mon Jul 07 23:45:03 EST 2014

Eighty Eight opens in the Hunter Valley

Plenty of restaurants spawn kitchen gardens, but at Eighty Eight it's the other way around.

Food News | Short black | Mon Jul 07 23:01:26 EST 2014

Fines herbes for planting in Canberra's winter


Fines herbes have been used by French chefs over the centuries to enhance the flavour - and rightly so.

Food News | Owen Pidgeon | Mon Jul 07 17:25:00 EST 2014

Morsels: The Brodburger van returns to Belco

Joelle and Sascha Brodbeck with the much loved  BrodDogs van.

Brod fans rejoice. The Brodburger van is back and will be based at the Belconnen Westfield shopping mall car park.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Mon Jul 07 13:34:03 EST 2014

Chinese gardens boost Celestial City exhibition


The establishment of market gardens for the Celestial City exhibition reveal the historic importance of Chinese produce for more than 100 years.

Food News | Susan Parsons | Mon Jul 07 08:55:44 EST 2014

Hemp seeds: should this superfood be illegal?

Hemp seeds

They are climbing the superfood sales charts elsewhere and claims of their health benefits are spreading, but in Australia hemp seeds remain under a cloud.

Food News | Elissa McCallum | Mon Jul 07 06:00:39 EST 2014

Guillaume Brahimi's new restaurant set for August opening

Guillaume Brahimi.

From the Opera House to Paddington, Guillaume Brahimi to open new restaurant in August.

Food News | Callan Boys | Fri Jul 04 19:41:40 EST 2014

What's on: Melbourne, July 5-6

Warming whisky cocktails, a feelgood film and food combo, and fourth of July festivities: a round-up of food events this weekend.

Food News | | Fri Jul 04 12:45:08 EST 2014

Extravaganza Geelong food festival showcases regional produce

Locally farmed angasi oysters will be on show.

The best of Bellarine, Great Ocean Road, Golden Plains come together under one roof for Extravaganza Geelong on Sunday, July 13.

Food News | Gail Thomas | Fri Jul 04 12:45:04 EST 2014

Fourth of July festivities around Melbourne

With American Independence Day this Friday, here's where to get an Americana fix around town.

Food News | Annabel Smith | Fri Jul 04 12:42:14 EST 2014

What's on: Sydney, July 5-6

Hart's pub at The Rocks. Haloumi and beer. Photo: Edwina Pickles. 6th Dec 2012.

Mulled wine and ice skating, warrigal green puffs and American ale: a round-up of food and wine events in Sydney this weekend.

Food News | | Fri Jul 04 12:09:37 EST 2014

Warm up with winter whisky cocktail events in Melbourne

Cocktail class at Saigon Sally.

A nip of whisky is a surefire way to warm up this winter. Try Saigon Sally's cocktail class or Cafe Vue's July mixology menu.

Food News | Annabel Smith | Fri Jul 04 11:20:29 EST 2014

Wine dinner at Brooks restaurant

This egg and corn dish will be on the menu.

Boundary-pushing CBD basement restaurant Brooks is showcasing wines from up and coming Victorian winemakers.

Food News | Annabel Smith | Fri Jul 04 11:16:10 EST 2014

Snacks and a show: Lunchbox film screening at Elsternwick's Classic cinema

A screening of The Lunchbox with snacks to match.

Food News | Annabel Smith | Fri Jul 04 11:13:52 EST 2014