Good Food - Food News

Butter in your coffee: Australia's next cafe trend?

Butter coffee at Ruby's Diner.

Move over milk, butter is making a bid for the coffee cup, in some cafes at least.

Food News | Jane Holroyd | Tue Jun 24 09:00:40 EST 2014

Rosa Mitchell to open Rosa's Canteen in legal district

The Italian chef and co-owner of Sicilian restaurant Rosa's Kitchen will open a second venue later this year.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Jun 24 08:36:40 EST 2014

Just open: Araliya, St Kilda

The team behind Hawthorn's long-running Sri Lankan restaurant is spicing up Fitzroy Street.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Jun 24 03:00:00 EST 2014

Q&A: Is the high cost of organic food worth it?

Dr Andrew Monk, chairman of the Australian Organic Association, answers Carla Grossetti's questions.

Food News | Carla Grossetti | Tue Jun 24 03:00:00 EST 2014

Just open: Chiara

From left: George Fowler, Gavin Baker and Shaun Quade inside Chiara.

Italian dining room Chiara is the latest eatery to open at Collins Square in Docklands.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Jun 24 03:00:00 EST 2014

Best soups: Slurp your way around Melbourne's CBD

Dal from Tonka. Image supplied by Adam D'Sylva.

From old-school minestrone to reinvented pho, here are some places for a soup fix in the city.

Food News | Elissa McCallum | Tue Jun 24 03:00:00 EST 2014

What price a fish?

Kill a salmon and you have maybe $150 worth of flesh - ''milk'' it, and you have maybe $700 worth of roe.

Food News | Simone Egger | Tue Jun 24 03:00:00 EST 2014

International food festivals 2014-2015


If you're embarking on a spot of gastronomic tourism in the next year, here are some of the hottest dates.

Food News | Sarah Wormwell | Tue Jun 24 03:00:00 EST 2014

Ehren Ryan joins Conrad Piggins in Elanora Heights

The much-touted chef swaps Cottage Point Inn for a restaurant in the northern beaches.

Food News | Short black | Mon Jun 23 23:37:49 EST 2014

Merivale's Justin Hemmes set to launch Coogee Pavilion in July

The venture will include a pizzeria, a juice bar, coffee cart and cocktail bar.

Food News | Short black | Mon Jun 23 23:14:11 EST 2014

Four in Hand's Colin Fassnidge chases down thief

More-in-hand: Liquorice-poached quince with parsnip ice-cream.

The Irish chef has created headlines after making a citizen's arrest overseas.

Food News | Short black | Mon Jun 23 23:08:23 EST 2014

Gelato Messina expands to Las Vegas

It started with a small shop in Darlinghurst. Now the purveyor of cult gelato will take on the world.

Food News | Short black | Mon Jun 23 23:06:45 EST 2014

Secrets of growing kiwifruit in Canberra


Kiwifruit vines can be grown in our region with a little care and protection, writes Owen Pidgeon.

Food News | Owen Pidgeon | Mon Jun 23 17:39:02 EST 2014

Sizzling result: Canberra's bacon heroes

Two Irishmen, Charlie Costelloe and Peter Curry, are making the country's best bacon at their Pialligo Estate Smokehouse.

Food News | | Mon Jun 23 16:32:27 EST 2014

Gabrielle Tryon's French kitchen garden


Historic research was unearthed and French connections were tapped into with wonderful results, writes Susan Parsons.

Food News | Susan Parsons | Mon Jun 23 16:29:04 EST 2014

Gin bar Dutch Courage Officers' Mess opens in Fortitude Valley

Bloomsbury Bouquet cocktail scattered with chamomile.

Gin lovers take note - a bar boasting 80 varieties of the botanical spirit has opened in Alfred Street.

Food News | Graze | Mon Jun 23 11:15:20 EST 2014

Could you cook a meal on $5?


The YWCA's food bank desperately needs supplies - and their new Fiver4Food campaign is designed to help.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Sun Jun 22 01:41:45 EST 2014

Double Bay newbie takes over former Arte e Cucina site

Word is a restaurant fitout has started at the back-lane building where Lucio's spin-off Arte e Cucina traded.

Food News | Short black | Sat Jun 21 23:12:58 EST 2014

Centennial Park to rent out holiday properties

The holiday homes will come complete with the option of an in-house chef from hot local restaurant, Vincent.

Food News | Short black | Sat Jun 21 23:10:40 EST 2014

Pete Evans hopes for Emmy glory

Chef Pete Evans could be facing his greatest achievement yet in scoring an Emmy award for his Moveable Feast with Fine Cooking series.

Food News | Sarah Thomas | Fri Jun 20 16:41:47 EST 2014