Good Food - Food News

Devon Cafe spin-off for the former Danks Street Diner site

Devon Cafe

Devon on Danks, with Zach Tan as chef, will open on Waterloo's premier dining strip in November.

Food News | Short black | Mon Oct 13 00:00:00 EST 2014

Smoking Panda heads for Sydney's Hotel Coronation

Smoking Panda

First there was Chinatown arrival The Bear, and it's being joined by The Smoking Panda on the first floor of the Hotel Coronation.

Food News | Short black | Mon Oct 13 00:00:00 EST 2014

Waste less food to save money and the environment

Waste not.

Australians throw away $8 billion dollars worth of food a year. Here's how to save money and the environment.

Food News | Richard Cornish and Jill Dupleix | Mon Oct 13 00:00:00 EST 2014

Double Bay's Mrs Sippy to open branch in Bali

Ben May, Mrs Sippy

From Mrs Sippy to Icebergs, Bali is proving a drawcard for Sydney hospitality ventures.

Food News | Short black | Mon Oct 13 00:00:00 EST 2014

Sydney's Pei Modern to open with chef Matt Germanchis

Whole Holmbrae chicken at Pei Modern.

The Sydney branch of chef Mark Best's Melbourne eatery Pei Modern will have its own local flavour.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Mon Oct 13 00:00:00 EST 2014

Norths Bowlo club transformed into new bar and eatery

Lily and Nathan Fassan

Budding hospitality operators have found a new home: the humble bowling club.

Food News | Short black | Mon Oct 13 00:00:00 EST 2014

Buffalo Bar to open in Brisbane's Belgian Beer Cafe site

Mighty Mighty.

The team behind Mighty Mighty will open an American-themed restaurant and bar in the heritage listed building on Mary Street.

Food News | Natascha Mirosch | Fri Oct 10 14:40:45 EST 2014

I can't believe it's not meat: scientists create vegie burger patty that 'bleeds'

A medium-rare vegie burger? The Impossible Cheeseburger is completely meat-free.

Vegie burgers have come a long way from mung bean mush and rubbery processed patties. American company Impossible Foods has created a juicy plant-based burger that 'bleeds' when cut.

Food News | Annabel Smith | Fri Oct 10 12:11:29 EST 2014

Paleo chef Pete Evans calls for abolition of Heart Foundation tick

Pete Evans

Chef Pete Evans has stepped up his campaign against the Heart Foundation by calling for the abolition of its long-standing 'tick' program.

Food News | Megan Johnston | Fri Oct 10 12:00:00 EST 2014

Heston Blumenthal's Melbourne Fat Duck reservation ballot opens

Heston Blumenthal will transfer his flagship restaurant to Melbourne next year.

The online ballot to get a table at celebrity chef Heston Blumenthal's Fat Duck restaurant in Melbourne went live this morning.

Food News | Lucille Keen | Wed Oct 08 15:48:48 EST 2014

How to grow sweetcorn in Canberra region

Fresh corn on the cob ready to serve.

Now is the time to plant corn and, as the Aztecs did, you could mix in some climbing beans to create a perfect partnership.

Food News,National | Owen Pidgeon | Tue Oct 07 23:45:00 EST 2014

Floriade modular pots inspire kitchen gardeners

Design feature: Rust-effect panels complete an outdoor living room.

An innovative garden planter system called Mod-Pots has captured the imagination of Susan Parsons.

Food News | Susan Parsons | Tue Oct 07 23:45:00 EST 2014

Would you like chipotle mayo with that? McDonald's burgers go gourmet


Brioche buns, herb aioli and wooden boards. The home of the Big Mac is adding a gourmet element to its burger menu.

Food News | Callan Boys | Tue Oct 07 15:00:34 EST 2014

Williams-Sonoma mega-store to open at Chadstone Shopping Centre

American homewares and cookware giant Williams-Sonoma is bringing four of its brands to Melbourne.

Food News | Annabel Smith | Tue Oct 07 13:18:59 EST 2014

Morsels: Eat Pay Love; Lilotang restaurant coming; Bryan Martin wins award


A collection of tasty news snippets from Canberra's food and wine scene.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Tue Oct 07 11:19:02 EST 2014

Dominique Ansel releases cronut recipe for home bakers

Dominique Ansel's cronut has developed a cult following.

The creator of the cronut has released the recipe for the colossal croissant-doughnut hybrid, and it's a monster.

Food News | Annabel Smith | Tue Oct 07 11:01:24 EST 2014

Fresh wakame: the surprising superfood of the sea

Wakame and miso soup.

Despite being an invasive weed, wakame and the plant's flowering sprout, mekabu, are highly nutritious.

Food News | Sophie O'Neil | Tue Oct 07 03:00:00 EST 2014

San Telmo hosts street fiesta in Meyers Place

Beef short ribs at San Telmo.

San Telmo (the Melbourne restaurant) brings you a street party straight out of San Telmo (the Argentine city) on Sunday.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Oct 07 00:00:00 EST 2014

The future of food: the big ideas

Black garlic.

Black garlic, eco-Buddhism and futuristic urban orchards. Good Food talks to some of the world's most interesting chefs about their big food ideas.

Food News | Peter Barrett | Tue Oct 07 00:00:00 EST 2014

Short Black: Fresh now

New and fresh to the markets

Food News | Robin Powell | Tue Oct 07 00:00:00 EST 2014