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Just open: Crittenden Wine Centre on the Mornington Peninsula

Good taste: Crittenden Estate vineyard has opened a tasting and wine appreciation venue on the Mornington Peninsula.

Mornington Peninsula winemakers the Crittendens have opened a wine centre they hope will set a new benchmark.

Food News | Just Open | Tue Jan 06 11:37:04 EST 2015

Just Open: B'Stilla Cantina launches full menu


The gas company has come to the B'Stilla Canteen party, which means you can now get a side of charred octopus with your ceviche and oysters.

Food News | Gemima Cody | Mon Jan 05 11:31:41 EST 2015

Starbucks adds flat white: A 'wet cappuccino' or a small latte? Controversy brews

Starbucks is bringing Australia's contribution to coffee to the US, but controversy is brewing over the true nature of the flat white.

Food News | Misa Han | Mon Jan 05 10:28:07 EST 2015

KFC plan to sell beer, cider criticised

Fast-food giant KFC is planning to serve beer and cider alongside its chicken and chips at one of its new Sydney stores.

Food News | James Robertson | Mon Jan 05 10:09:47 EST 2015

Dairy industry wants to slap sports-related health claims on milk

Drinking cows' milk after exercise instead of flashy-looking sports drinks such as Gatorade and Powerade is a better way to rehydrate the body, a new study shows.

Food News | Esther Han | Mon Jan 05 09:50:24 EST 2015

McDonald's experiments with hipster cafe

The home of Big Macs and fries has opened an experimental cafe serving pulled pork and tofu in a bid to claw back market share in the increasingly competitive cafe industry.

Food News | Misa Han | Wed Dec 31 09:26:22 EST 2014

Kebab store in the middle of nowhere pulls a crowd

In an abandoned paddock on Kings Highway, en route to the south coast, Robert Azbajic has opened his Spitshack store, where he aims to create the perfect kebab.

Food News | Henry Belot | Tue Dec 30 23:30:00 EST 2014

McDonald's gourmet burgers arrive in Melbourne

Wendy Hargreaves' McDonald's creation: The Chipotle with guacamole burger with tortilla chips.

Hold the pickles, onions and sesame seed buns. The home of the Big Mac is going hipster, serving up burgers with gourmet ingredients on wooden boards.

Food News | Wendy Hargreaves | Mon Dec 29 12:18:31 EST 2014

The six foods Sydney queued for in 2014

Gelato Messina, Parramatta.

Of all the things to wait in line for, delicious food is a pretty good option. So what tickled Sydney's fancy in 2014?

Food News,NSW | Caitlin Wheeler | Mon Dec 29 11:01:00 EST 2014

Restaurant openings and food trends to watch in 2015

Craft beer could be on the nose in 2015.

A touch of Noma in Chippendale, and the waning of our thirst for bloggers and craft beers? Callan Boys dusts off his crystal ball.

Food News | Callan Boys | Mon Dec 29 08:59:42 EST 2014

New Victorian raw milk laws will leave a bitter taste

Bottles of Mountain View Organic Dairy Bath Milk.

A gag-inducing chemical used in anti-freeze will be required to be mixed into all batches of raw milk sold in Victoria, the state government has announced.

Food News | Liam Mannix | Sun Dec 28 12:45:02 EST 2014

What's open: Christmas season trading hours in Melbourne 2014

Bacon and eggs at Butcher 128 in Yarraville.

Staying in town over the Christmas break? If you're heading out for a meal or a drink, here are some places to visit.

Food News | | Fri Dec 26 00:00:00 EST 2014

Where to get a coffee on Christmas morning in Melbourne

Market Lane Coffee.

Coffee-loving Melburnians will be able to wake up properly on Christmas morning with a little assistance from several cafes.

Food News | Lily Partland and Diana Hodgetts | Tue Dec 23 17:20:30 EST 2014

MissChu goes into voluntary administration

MissChu is in administration

Popular Vietnamese tuckshop business MissChu has gone into voluntary administration and will retrench at least a third of its staff in Sydney.

Food News | Su-Lin Tan | Tue Dec 23 12:26:09 EST 2014

Queensland 2014 in food: What we loved and hated

On trend: A cheeseburger from Red Hook.

Settle in with your cup of kombucha for a recap of the year that was in Queensland foodie culture.

Food News | Natascha Mirosch | Tue Dec 23 11:44:40 EST 2014

Summer holidays: what to pack in your food suitcase

Kate Ulman

The essential food and equipment to pack for your summer holiday.

Food News | Roslyn Grundy | Tue Dec 23 00:00:00 EST 2014

Just Open: Hawker, Sydney CBD

Simple fare: A curry laksa at Hawker.

The minds behind Mamak explore street-food styles at their new Sydney CBD spin-off.

Food News | Isabelle Comber | Mon Dec 22 16:06:33 EST 2014

Ellie Marin's My Two Mums and Cornutopia food trucks an inspirational success

Sweet story: Ellie Marin's My Two Mums food truck sells ice-cream sandwiches at Preston Market.

Ellie Marin has brought tacos and ice-cream sandwiches to an eager Melbourne market, thanks to her two mums.

Food News | John Elder | Sun Dec 21 00:15:00 EST 2014

Just open: Sonny's House of Blues, Brisbane CBD


Get out your shoulder pads and dust off your skinny tie - the '80s are back.

Food News | Natascha Mirosch | Fri Dec 19 09:53:17 EST 2014

Just Open: St Hotel, St Kilda

A prawn dish at the St Hotel.

The pair behind Saigon Sally and Hanoi Hannah continue their mission to spread smart service and scintillating Asian food across Melbourne's southside.

Food News | Just Open | Thu Dec 18 13:03:04 EST 2014