Food News

Chefs' picks: Australia's top 100 restaurants for 2015 revealed

Sepia

Which restaurants do Australian chefs think are the best in the land?

Food News | Jane Holroyd | Mon May 18 20:19:00 EST 2015

The full list: Australia's top 100 restaurants 2015

Sepia's Martin Benn.

The full list of restaurants voted the best 100 in Australia by chefs and other hospitality insiders.

Food News | | Mon May 18 20:15:00 EST 2015

Din Tai Fung to open in Melbourne

Good Foood. U$30. Din Tai Fung, Central Park, Level 2, 1 Central Park Ave. 
Steamed pork dumplings.
Photo: Edwina Pickles. 2nd July 2014.

Melburnians to get a taste of popular Taiwanese dumplings.

Food News | Espresso | Mon May 18 14:44:54 EST 2015

Gills Diner goes Italian

Con Cristopoulos (right) poses for a photo with his new business partners l-r Francesco Rota, Matteo Neviani, Luca Flammia outside Gills Diner in the cbd on May 13, 2015 in Melbourne, Australia.

Expect an identity shift and flavours from northern Italy.

Food News | Hilary McNevin | Mon May 18 11:12:18 EST 2015

Cat cafes paw for dominance

Hollie Torrington with an 8-week old kitten in Sydney.

"Good meowning everyone! Welcome to the cat cafe."

Food News | Amanda Hoh | Sun May 17 00:15:00 EST 2015

The Artisan restaurant in Narrabundah has new owners

Sam McGeechan and David Black have sold The Artisan in Narrabundah.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Fri May 15 20:38:56 EST 2015

El Nino to hit coffee, palm oil and other commodities

Coffee prices are likely to rise with the onslaught of El Nino.

The declaration of a strengthening El Niño has raised concerns about agricultural and mining commodities, with coffee and palm oil likely to experience the sharpest price rises.

Food News | Rose Powell | Fri May 15 15:34:41 EST 2015

Ari's Safari 2015: A meal for a cause

Mark Rotolone, Vanessa Diana and their son, Ari, who died of mitochondrial disease.

There can be no better reason to eat a good meal than for a good cause.

Food News | Natascha Mirosch | Fri May 15 10:41:06 EST 2015

Brisbane's Story Bridge to transform into food market

A one night transformation ... Brisbane's Story Bridge to become a food market.

Brisbane's Story Bridge is set to be closed to traffic and transformed into a food market for one night only.

Food News | Natascha Mirosch | Thu May 14 12:16:02 EST 2015

Jamie Oliver teams up with Hugh Jackman, Paul McCartney for food anthem

Healthy eating: Jamie Oliver wants his philosophy to be adopted by kids around the world.

Jamie Oliver has roped in some high-profile friends for his food revolution anthem.

Food News | Georgina Mitchell | Thu May 14 10:57:15 EST 2015

Just Open: Bertoni Ristorante and Bar, Sydney

The Iacono brothers new city venture proves they have come a long way from milk crates on the street.

Food News | Georgina Mitchell | Wed May 13 13:07:33 EST 2015

Minders of Tuggeranong Homestead: Jenny Horsfield nurtures Canberra heritage

Jenny and Rob Horsfield have spent 30 years nurturing their kitchen garden in Kambah and Jenny is also an avid supporter of the Minders of Tuggeranong Homestead group.

Food News,Cook | Susan Parsons | Tue May 12 23:45:00 EST 2015

Meatloaf recipe? You took the words right out of my mouth

Bryan Martin's meatloaf.

Why bother with a humble meatloaf when you can whip up the mobster Italian version, "polpettone ripieno al forno", writes Bryan Martin.

Cook,Food News | Bryan Martin | Tue May 12 23:45:00 EST 2015

Owen Pidgeon: How to grow and cook Jerusalem artichokes in Canberra

Jerusalem artichokes are an iron-rich root crop and one of the few that can be harvested late autumn. Owen Pidgeon has two great recipes that are easy to make.

Food News,Cook | Owen Pidgeon | Tue May 12 23:45:00 EST 2015

Ricardo's venue to open in Woden at Skypark garage

Vision: Ricardo De Marco, owner of Ricardo's Cafe in Jamison, is to expand with another venue in Woden.

Watch out Woden. Ricardo De Marco is opening a new cafe in the town centre - but it will be a different concept to his popular Ricardo's Cafe.

Eat Out,Food News | Natasha Rudra | Tue May 12 22:24:00 EST 2015

Ricardo's Cafe owner Ricardo De Marco: Canberra's young gun tastes sweet success

Stepping up: Ricardo De Marco now plans a second cafe in Woden.

Ricardo De Marco was just 19 when he opened his own cafe. Now it's one of Canberra's most popular. Natasha Rudra meets him.

Eat Out,Food News | Natasha Rudra | Tue May 12 22:04:00 EST 2015

Farewell to George Poulos, the man who made milkshakes in Summer Hill for 63 years

The owner of Summer Hill's famous old milk bar, George Poulos, has died aged 92.

Food News | Stephanie Wood | Tue May 12 20:35:12 EST 2015

Jack Sotti wins top bartending award at the Diageo Reserve World Class Australian 2015 finals

Eau-de-Vie bartender Jack Sotti has taken out the top award at the Diageo Reserve World Class Australian finals.

Food News | Callan Boys | Tue May 12 15:12:27 EST 2015

Anthony Femia to launch grilled cheese shop

The cheesemonger is about to make his (and everyone's) dream come true.

Food News | Gemima Cody | Tue May 12 11:56:43 EST 2015

Melbourne restaurants dine for Nepal

Restaurants are raising money for relief efforts after the Nepal earthquake in April.

Food News | Hilary McNevin and Simone Egger | Tue May 12 11:35:58 EST 2015