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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

Frozen berries hepatitis A outbreak sees focus narrow on raspberries as prime cause

The Patties Foods frozen berries recall has been extended.

More people are presenting with Hepatitis A and the list of recalled frozen berry products also continues to grow, as suppliers narrow their focus on raspberries as the prime cause of the outbreak.

Food News | | Wed Feb 18 09:19:59 EST 2015

Demand for local berries up as Hepatitis A class action lawsuit looms

Blueberry grower Paul Casey says demand for local product has shot up.

Commercial food production laboratories are not equipped to test for hepatitis A in Australia, so Nanna's frozen berries have instead been sent to the United States and Italy to see if raspberries...

Food News | Darren Gray, Deborah Gough | Wed Feb 18 07:33:41 EST 2015

Owen Pidgeon: How to harvest a green bean bounty

Green beans Owen Pidgeon Beans feature In the Garden for Food & Wine, February 18 the green beans are versatile ingredient in kitchen

Owen Pidgeon reveals the secrets to growing the best green beans in the Canberra region.

Food News | Owen Pidgeon | Tue Feb 17 23:45:00 EST 2015

Christine Fernon's decade of care bears fruit in Ainslie garden

Christine Fernon with a watermelon from her garden in Ainslie.

Christine Fernon has spent a decade establishing her cottage garden in Ainslie and the results are magnificent, writes Susan Parsons.

Food News | Susan Parsons | Tue Feb 17 23:45:00 EST 2015

Pod Food stages raw fish and riesling lunch

Pod Food is hosting an intriguing raw fish and riesling lunch on Saturday, February 21.

Pod Food is hosting an intriguing raw fish and riesling lunch on Saturday, February 21.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Tue Feb 17 14:56:29 EST 2015

Canberra Food and Wine Expo: Don't miss it on February 20-23

Former <i>MasterChef</i> contestant Rishi Desai, of Queanbeyan, will be at the expo.

The Canberra Food and Wine Expo is on at the National Convention Centre featuring wineries, food producers and gourmet stalls.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Tue Feb 17 14:42:45 EST 2015