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Good Food Month grows across country

Night Noodle Markets, Sydney, 2013.

Good Food Month is expanding this year across four states and territories – NSW, VIC, ACT, and QLD.

Food News | | Mon Apr 07 17:49:56 EST 2014

Ferran Adria to launch Good Food Month 2014 at GOMA

Spanish chef Ferran Adria.

elBulli's Ferran Adria will launch Good Food Month in Brisbane this week.

Food News | Natascha Mirosch | Mon Apr 07 09:43:15 EST 2014

New York's Dominique Ansel Cronut bakery shut following mouse video

Dominique Ansel making Cronuts.

Sad news, Cronut lovers: Dominique Ansel Bakery, home of the trendy croissant-doughnut cross-over confection, has been temporarily shut down by the Department of Health.

Food News | | Mon Apr 07 08:13:50 EST 2014

Fickle Sydney diners force Manu Fieldel to move to Melbourne


How fickle are Sydney diners? Acclaimed French chef Manu Feildel has complained that they show no loyalty and ''fly like birds'' whenever a new restaurant appears on the scene.

Food News | Kim Arlington | Sun Apr 06 02:00:00 EST 2014

Joining the green party: Vegan movement grows in Melbourne

Vegan Beyonce

Eating your greens has never been so hip. Joanne Brookfield finds a lifestyle far removed from the tofu and hippies cliches.

Food News | Joanne Brookfield | Sun Apr 06 02:00:00 EST 2014

Merivale adds Coogee's Beach Palace Hotel to its portfolio

Justin Hemmes

The Hemmes family adds The Beach Palace Hotel in Coogee to their restaurant empire.

Food News | Short black | Thu Apr 03 10:45:40 EST 2014

Rockpool Bar & Grill closes for clean-up after kitchen fire forces evacuation


Diners and staff were forced to flee Neil Perry's award-winning Rockpool Bar and Grill in Sydney's CBD when a fire tore through the kitchen on Wednesday night.

Food News | Megan Levy & Ardyn Bernoth | Thu Apr 03 08:48:40 EST 2014

Jamie Oliver's Ministry of Food coming to Brisbane

The original Naked Chef is bringing his mobile food van to the city's east for two five-week courses.

Food News | Kim Stephens | Thu Apr 03 01:01:40 EST 2014

Green Eggs products deemed safe


Health authorities have lifted a restriction on the use of eggs sourced from a major Victorian free-range producer at the centre of a recent salmonella outbreak.

Food News | | Wed Apr 02 08:43:00 EST 2014

Just open: Vietnamese cafes Paperboy Kitchen and Ba'get

Two Vietnamese newcomers are banging out banh mi and noodles in the CBD.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Apr 01 03:00:00 EST 2014

Bulli boys

Ferran Adria.

Two brothers changed the way we think about gastronomy.

Food News | Joanna Savill | Tue Apr 01 03:00:00 EST 2014

Nomad restaurant hosts dinner series

Nomad restaurant in Surry Hills will host a series of dinners featuring chefs living a nomadic professional kitchen existence.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Mon Mar 31 23:30:10 EST 2014

Steven Skelly opens Urchin restaurant in Bali

Former Pier head chef Steven Skelly has opened his own restaurant in Seminyak.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Mon Mar 31 23:29:10 EST 2014

Rainford Street Social in Surry Hills closes

Rainford Street Social, the restaurant that followed Bird Cow Fish, has also shut its doors lasting just 20 months.

Food News | Short black | Mon Mar 31 23:28:33 EST 2014

Chef John Rankin leaves Waitan

It only opened late last year, but Chinatown's $10 million Waitan has already had a change in food direction and chef.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Mon Mar 31 23:28:58 EST 2014

Emporium's huge 'cafe court' caters for the shopping masses

Earl Canteen's pork belly sandwich.

The Melbourne retail development's 1100-seater food court will feature Earl Canteen, Spud Bar, Jimmy Grants and more.

Food News | Espresso | Mon Mar 31 14:21:15 EST 2014

It's official: Heston Blumenthal to open restaurant in Melbourne

Heston Blumenthal.

Heston Blumenthal to move the Fat Duck to Melbourne for six months.

Food News | Roslyn Grundy | Mon Mar 31 12:45:36 EST 2014

Merivale buys King Street's Noble Canteen

Justin Hemmes at The Beresford Hotel in Surry Hills.

Merivale's CBD property grab is on the march again, with Noble Canteen (previously Trumps Tavern) in King Street its latest acquisition.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Mon Mar 31 09:58:23 EST 2014

Rene Redzepi to relocate Noma to Japan


In what will be the ultimate pop-up, Danish chef Rene Redzepi has announced he is moving the entire staff of his famed Noma restaurant to Tokyo at the beginning of next year.

Food News | Jane Holroyd | Mon Mar 31 07:42:30 EST 2014

Honey blending jars with purists


Few food products hit the consumer sweet spot with such an effective sting. From bee to jar to table, honey seems as clean a product as you will find on the shelf.

Food News | Neil McMahon | Sun Mar 30 03:00:00 EST 2014