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Just Open: Jack Horner Corner Store and Canteen, Brunswick

A tasty tray at Jack Horner.

Jack Horner is the 21st century corner store and canteen by chef and author Matt Wilkinson and Ben Foster.

Food News | Simone Egger | Mon Jun 01 00:00:00 EST 2015

Cadbury chops a row off chocolate bars as cocoa costs rise

Cocoa prices have hit an eight-month high. In response Cadbury will remove a row from its family blocks though the price will remain the same.

The price of chocolate is set to rise between 3 and 5 per cent as manufacturers combat rising cocoa prices and a falling Australian dollar.

Food News | Jared Lynch | Sat May 30 06:34:51 EST 2015

Just Open: Boilermaker House, Melbourne

Rare whiskies at Boilermaker House in Melbourne.

Whisky, craft beer, meats and cheese. The new bar by team Eau de Vie is open

Food News | Just Open | Fri May 29 12:25:25 EST 2015

Just Open: Abbondante, Windsor

Hershy Ash and chef Dino Esposito at their brand spankin' Italian Abbondante.

Abbondante is a bit like couch surfing for the hospitality industry. The new, Italian evenings-only restaurant occupies the space that is Plenty cafe by day.

Food News | Just Open | Fri May 29 09:45:00 EST 2015

Canberra's Southern Blend Barbecue brings cupcake chicken to Tuggeranong markets

Morsels food dinkus

Southern Blend BBQ brings of flavour to Tuggeranong Homestead markets.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Thu May 28 19:15:36 EST 2015

Belle's Hot Chicken to pop up in Sydney

Nashville-style chicken from Belle's Hot Chicken.

Melbourne's favourite hot chicken is set to pop up in Sydney again this June long weekend.

Food News | Georgina Mitchell | Thu May 28 10:55:09 EST 2015

Pizza Hut launches pizza with pies in the crust

Pizza hut Four'n Twenty stuffed crust pizza.

Just when you thought it was safe to go back on the internet, Pizza Hut has launched a meat pie. With sauce. In a pizza.

Food News | Georgina Mitchell | Thu May 28 10:49:22 EST 2015

Hello Kitty diner to open in Sydney's Chatswood

Hello Kitty is coming to town.

The Japanese cartoon cat is coming to town - but her face won't be the only familiar one in the kitchen.

Food News | Georgina Mitchell | Thu May 28 10:17:41 EST 2015

Christine Manfield to cook at Eighty Six restaurant in Canberra in July

The acclaimed chef will be cooking in the Eighty Six kitchen in July.

Eat Out,Food News | Natasha Rudra | Wed May 27 16:11:50 EST 2015

Susan Parsons: Sustainability at heart of Jane Dickenson's 'experimental' garden

Jane Dickenson, Dave Anderson, Kerri Anderson and Ruby O'Hart in their compact garden.

From home-reared chooks to growing Tuscan black kale, Jane Dickenson of Theodore, is a fitting tribute to the United Nations World Environment Day.

Food News | Susan Parsons | Wed May 27 11:10:41 EST 2015

Quay, Sepia and Brae make it on to World's 50 Best list

Quay's Peter Gilmore's dish of smoked and confit pig jowl with roasted kogi and shiitake, kombu, sea scallop and sesame.

There were more than the usual number of bottles of bubbly being popped at some of Australia's most lauded restaurants last night with news trickling through from Europe that Sepia in Sydney and Brae...

Food News | Jane Holroyd | Wed May 27 06:34:27 EST 2015

Susan Parsons: Pialligo plot is Molly Johnson and Tom Reid's great escape

 Tom Reid of Braddon grows great carrots at his garden plot in Pialligo.

One-bedroom apartment owners Molly Johnson and Tom Reid really dig their Pialligo lot, which provides them with great ingredients for winter recipes such as slow-roasted pork.

Food News | Susan Parsons | Tue May 26 23:45:00 EST 2015

Owen Pidgeon: Culinary and historical delights of Centennial Trail

Owen Pidgeon takes us on a historical "food source" tour of the Centennial Trail, and gives us the good oil on olives with a beef roll recipe.

Cook,Food News | Owen Pidgeon | Tue May 26 23:45:00 EST 2015

Just Open: Woody P, Melbourne

A nuovo Italiano diner with a mix of classic and contemporary fare.

Food News | Just Open | Tue May 26 16:48:45 EST 2015

Does life after cronuts lie in Melbourne?

Where is there left to go after two of the world's favourite pastries have been fused into one? Try Fitzroy.

Food News | Simone Egger | Tue May 26 16:22:45 EST 2015

TripAdvisor buys restaurant site Dimmi

The restaurant research and booking platform, based in Sydney, will become part of TripAdvisor's international food division.

Food News | Hilary McNevin, Simone Egger | Tue May 26 09:51:16 EST 2015

Town Hall Hotel in Fitzroy changes hands

Harry and Michelle Lilai have sold Fitzroy's Town Hall Hotel to Sean Donovan.

The business has been sold to chef Sean Donovan.

Food News | Hilary McNevin | Tue May 26 00:15:00 EST 2015

Waterman's Lobster Co joins Sydney's lobster roll race

Matt Swieboda, Tristan Blair and Nate Hatwell outside Waterman's Lobster Co.

Step aside soft-shell crab, the lobster roll war is coming to Sydney.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue May 26 00:00:00 EST 2015

Fish Face debt could top $600,000

The scale of debt at Fish Face restaurant is finally emerging.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue May 26 00:00:00 EST 2015

Clareville Kiosk changes hands

Northern beaches dining institution Clareville Kiosk is poised to change hands.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue May 26 00:00:00 EST 2015