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Time ripe for local frozen berries as Victorian farmers eye Australian first

Growing need: Matt and Ruth Gullace at their Mornington Peninsula berry farm.

After an outbreak of hepatitis A linked to frozen berries from China, Australians may soon be able to buy local berries. But they will have to pay a premium.

Food News | Deborah Gough | Wed Mar 18 07:09:16 EST 2015

Just Open: Archie Rose, Rosebery

The the first commercially available gin distilled in The City of Sydney in 160 years.

The City of Sydney has its first independent distillery in more than a century and a half.

Food News | Callan Boys | Tue Mar 17 15:01:17 EST 2015

US launch for Belle Gibson's The Whole Pantry cookbook cancelled


Belle Gibson's overseas book launch has been officially scrapped amid concerns the Melbourne author faked having cancer and withheld thousands of dollars in charitable donations.

Food News | Beau Donelly and Nick Toscano | Tue Mar 17 09:54:46 EST 2015

Just open: Little Jean, Double Bay

After 15 years running the bistro at The Golden Sheaf, this pair have opened their own venue.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Mar 17 00:00:00 EST 2015

Moxhe restaurant opens in Bronte

From Wednesday next week, there'll be a new food kid on Bronte's Macpherson Street.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Mar 17 00:00:00 EST 2015

Matteo Galletto heads to Norton Street

Lucio Galletto's son Matteo is set to open a restaurant in Leichhardt.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Mar 17 00:00:00 EST 2015

Fresh choices at the markets

What's good at the fruit and vegetable markets.

Food News | | Tue Mar 17 00:00:00 EST 2015

Byron Bay's yum cha favourite Red Ginger eyes Sydney sites

Byron Bay's snazzy little store with a yum cha counter Red Ginger has set its sights on Sydney.

Food News | | Tue Mar 17 00:00:00 EST 2015

Kepos & Co heading to Waterloo's Danks Street

Michael Rantissi at Kepos in Redfern.

Redfern's Kepos Street Kitchen is spreading out to the Casba development in Waterloo.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Tue Mar 17 00:00:00 EST 2015

Publisher Penguin pulls Belle Gibson cookbook The Whole Pantry

Belle Gibson, creator of the app The Whole Pantry

Publishing giant Penguin will pull Belle Gibson's debut cookbook after the author failed to defend accusations of falsely claiming to have cancer and explain her reasons for withholding charitable...

Food News | Beau Donelly and Nick Toscano | Mon Mar 16 17:17:52 EST 2015

Canberra's Sasa Sestic is crowned Australian barista champion 2015


Canberra's Sasa Sestic is king of Australian coffee after winning the Australian Barista Championship on the weekend in Melbourne.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Mon Mar 16 16:03:31 EST 2015

Far out - Yarra Valley farm stages brussels sprouts fest

 The Express Melbourne.
 Take 5 Food Section Brussell Sprouts in Steaming Basket.
 Pic Matthew Bouwmeester.

Coldstream brussels sprouts farmers will seek to reverse the vegetable's terrible reputation with a festival and the unveiling of the Big Sprout.

Food News | Carolyn Webb | Mon Mar 16 15:54:50 EST 2015

Pete Evans' paleo book for babies dumped by publisher

Off the table: Publisher dumps Pete Evans' baby and toddler cookbook.

Pete Evans' controversial cookbook Bubba Yum Yum: The Paleo Way has been pulled by its Australian publisher.

Food News | | Mon Mar 16 14:53:29 EST 2015

The Whole Pantry health blogger Belle Gibson hits back at 'bullying' critics

Belle Gibson, creator of The Whole Pantry app.

Belle Gibson, the popular health blogger and app developer accused of falsely claiming to have cancer, has blasted her critics for speaking out against her.

Food News | Allison Worrall | Mon Mar 16 09:00:22 EST 2015

Just Open: Rosa's Canteen, Melbourne CBD

Beef carpaccio at Rosa's Canteen.

Rosa Mitchell serves up Italian classics at her new restaurant on Bourke Street.

Food News | Just Open | Mon Mar 16 00:00:00 EST 2015

Paleo eatery Elemental opening in Braddon

Co-owner of new paleo cafe, Elemental, Daniel Barrett, in front of the George Rose mural in the cafe.

Chef Daniel Barrett is bringing more paleo to Canberra's dining scene with Elemental, his new cafe on Lonsdale Street.

Food News | Natasha Rudra | Sat Mar 14 16:29:15 EST 2015

Just open: Opera Bar Cafe, Sydney

Opera Bar has entered the world of cacao protein balls and cold-pressed juice.

Food News | Callan Boys | Fri Mar 13 14:27:47 EST 2015

N2 Extreme Gelato and Black Star Pastry at Spectrum Now festival

Mixing wicked cakes and wacky gelato is a recipe for surprise at Sydney's newest festival.

Food News | Jacqui Taffel | Fri Mar 13 10:20:18 EST 2015

Just Open: Wham Bam Banh Mi! takeaway window at Libertine, Brisbane

Three Little Pigs pork banh mi at Wham Bam Banh Mi!

Andrew Baturo is adding a banh mi window to his modern Vietnamese restaurant in Petrie Terrace.

Food News | Natascha Mirosch | Fri Mar 13 09:07:54 EST 2015

Ben O'Donoghue to open second Billykart venue in Brisbane's West End

Ben O'Donohue outside Billykart Kitchen in Annerley.

Celebrity chef Ben O'Donoghue is opening a second Billykart venue in Brisbane.

Food News | Natascha Mirosch | Fri Mar 13 08:13:30 EST 2015