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Depo Bar in Brisbane's West End shuts up shop

Depo Bar, Brisbane.

Depo Bar and Restaurant in West End, the collaboration between designer Alexander Lotersztain and chef and bike-shop owner Erik van Genderen, has closed down.

Food News | Natascha Mirosch | Mon Feb 23 15:25:37 EST 2015

Wheat and Oats: the new grocer and cafe in Phillip, Canberra

Wheat and Oats interior.

We take a look at the newly opened Wheat and Oats in Phillip.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Mon Feb 23 13:09:24 EST 2015

Honey-on-tap beehive a crowd-funding success for father and son team

The Andersons and their Flow beekeeping system.

It took only 10 minutes for a father and son duo from NSW to hit the crowd-funding target for their ingenious backyard beehive.

Food News | Jane Holroyd | Mon Feb 23 12:46:15 EST 2015

Sourdough stars at Melbourne Food and Wine Festival pop-up bakery

Baker Tim Beylie at Woodfrog Bakery in St Kilda.

The Artisan Bakery and Bar at Southbank is a celebration of bread, pastries and coffee during the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival.

Food News | Suzanne Carbone | Mon Feb 23 08:42:37 EST 2015

Is eating local the new organic?

Robert Jones of Tuki Trout Farm.

'Locavores' eat only locally grown or bred food. Fad, feasible or even desirable? Andrew Masterson and his family find out.

Food News | Andrew Masterson | Mon Feb 23 08:29:15 EST 2015

Backyard beehive invention allows honey on tap

Honey on tap.

An ingenious beehive design that could spark a backyard beekeeping revolution will be unveiled in Canberra on Monday.

Food News | Scott Hannaford | Mon Feb 23 07:44:35 EST 2015

Former celebrity chef PA spills beans on industry in new novel

Queensland Art Gallery executive chef Josue Lopez created a meal to remember for world leaders at G20 Brisbane.

A new chick lit novel by a former aide to top chefs such as Andrew McConnell and George Calombaris lifts the lid on the fine-dining world.

Food News | Carolyn Webb | Mon Feb 23 00:15:00 EST 2015

Melbourne Food and Wine Festival 2015 preview

St Crispin and Friends pop-up.

There are more than 200 mouth-watering events at the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival – we hand-pick a few goodies for your gastronomy needs.

Food News | Dani Valent | Sun Feb 22 00:15:00 EST 2015

Just Open: 10" Custom Pizzeria opens at The Hamlet in Braddon

Happy customer Dax Liniere of Gold Creek with one a customised pizzas from 10

Newly opened 10" Custom Pizzeria lets customers get up close and personal with their takeaway pizza.

Food News | Jil Hogan | Fri Feb 20 18:24:40 EST 2015

Simon Johnson to open two new stores

The providore is jumping back on the opening circuit with two new Sydney stores.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Fri Feb 20 14:18:58 EST 2015

A new kitchen by Mike McEnearney tipped for CBD

Mike McEnearney has the inner city in his sights.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Fri Feb 20 13:11:01 EST 2015

Myrtleford Butter Factory on the move

Having outgrown their factory, Myrtleford's buttermakers are spreading their wings.

Food News | Hilary McNevin | Fri Feb 20 11:36:08 EST 2015

Just Open: Melbourne's longest bar, Arbory, Flinders Street Station

Double cheeseburger at Arbory.

Flinders Street Station riverside bar and eatery runs the length of a city block.

Food News | Just Open | Thu Feb 19 18:19:48 EST 2015

Just Open: Craft brewery Hawkers Beer, Reservoir

Lebanese craft brewer Mazen Hajjar and chef Joseph Abboud of Hawkers Beer.

A Lebanese brewer and chef cooking Lebanese food have got together to create a new craft beer label.

Food News | Just Open | Thu Feb 19 16:58:52 EST 2015

Just Open: Gelato Messina, Coolangatta, Gold Coast

A scoop of mango gelato at Gelato Messina.

For Queensland fans of Gelato Messina, it's all 'COOL-in-GATTA'.

Food News | Natascha Mirosch | Thu Feb 19 15:49:47 EST 2015

Stefano de Pieri returns to the Grand Hotel, Mildura

Stefano de Pieri and Jim McDougall.

Stefano de Pieri is stepping back into the kitchen and returning to simple Italian food at Mildura's Grand Hotel, after closing Jim McDougall in Stefano's Cellar this week.

Food News | Roslyn Grundy | Thu Feb 19 11:28:41 EST 2015

Adam Liaw serves free dumplings at David Jones Sydney

Head to DJ's for a free dumpling.

Adam Liaw will be preparing about 400 dumplings on Thursday at the David Jones Sydney food hall to celebrate Chinese New Year.

Food News | Callan Boys | Wed Feb 18 16:16:53 EST 2015

Bright young chefs bring fresh new flavour to Sydney

Rising stars: (From left) Chase Lovecky, Laura Baratto, and Zen Jay Ong at Yellow restaurant.

These rising stars are some of the most driven young individuals in the game right now.

Food News | Myffy Rigby | Wed Feb 18 12:47:11 EST 2015

Just Open: This Must Be the Place, Darlinghurst

New arrivals: Owners Luke Ashton (left) and Charlie Ainsbury at their new bar.

Darlinghurst's new Scandinavian-style bar specialises in spritz cocktails.

Food News | Callan Boys | Wed Feb 18 11:24:28 EST 2015

The ultimate diet advice: full-fat is good for you

Bad combo: Bacon and white bread.

These latest findings flip our food wisdom on its head.

Food News | Anna van Praagh | Wed Feb 18 09:48:35 EST 2015