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Fairy floss-flavoured grapes are coming to Australia

Grapes plus fairy floss equals new levels of deliciousness.

The natural fruit hybrids aim to put table grapes back on the table.

Food News | Callan Boys | Tue Sep 15 13:20:28 EST 2015

Semi-Permanent wine bar pops up at Lee Ho Fook site in Collingwood

Popping up: Paul Guiney and Liz Carey will open  Semi-Permanent this week.

Temporary wine bar will be keeping the Smith Street shopfront warm until it is transformed into Goldfish.

Food News | Espresso | Tue Sep 15 00:00:00 EST 2015

Donna Hay tipped to be opening at Sydney's Entertainment Quarter

Recipe scribe Donna Hay is tipped to be opening a food store at the Entertainment Quarter at Moore Park.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Mon Sep 14 23:30:00 EST 2015

Just Open: Donut Shop Donuts & Coffee, Fitzroy

A selection of doughnuts at Donut Shop.

Melbourne's doughnut scene is on a roll.

Food News | Just Open | Mon Sep 14 16:47:29 EST 2015

Just Open: Trei Cafe, Glen Waverley

Mars Bar muffins at Trei Cafe.

This health-focused cafe bakes its own paleo and gluten-free breads.

Food News | Just Open | Mon Sep 14 16:34:03 EST 2015

Honey as bad as sugar and high-fructose corn sweetener, US study finds

Researchers from the US Department of Agriculture find honey has same impact on blood sugar, cholesterol and other measures as suagr and high-fructose corn sweetener.

Food News | Peter Whoriskey | Mon Sep 14 14:55:47 EST 2015

Just Open: Sokyo Ramen, The Star, Pyrmont

Oodles of noodles at the Sokyo Ramen pop-up until the end of November.

The one-hatted Sokyo restaurant has opened a ramen pop-up in The Star's food court.

Food News | Callan Boys | Mon Sep 14 12:52:51 EST 2015

Nutella launches personalised jars in Australia

Australian and New Zealand Nutella fans can create personalised labels for their jars of the popular chocolate-hazelnut spread.

Food News | Ellen Seah | Mon Sep 14 12:12:31 EST 2015

Fresh fruit in, biscuits out: How Australia's typical grocery basket is changing

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Fresh fruit has become the second-best selling grocery category this year, leaving staples such as milk and chilled meats in its wake.

Food News | Esther Han | Mon Sep 14 07:15:32 EST 2015

Just Open: Via Napoli, Surry Hills

Via Napoli's puffed-up pizza fritta.

Same same, but different: Via Napoli opens on Crown Street.

Food News | Emma Brancatisano | Fri Sep 11 15:51:35 EST 2015

Crepes for Change food truck helps Melbourne's homeless

Student Daniel Poole inside his charity food truck.

A law student's nutty idea - selling crepes to fundraise for the homeless - has been a hit, attracting 50 bookings before Christmas.

Food News | Carolyn Webb | Fri Sep 11 15:33:37 EST 2015

Sullivan sighting sparks hopes of Paddington revival

Peter Sullivan.

The sighting of a former Oxford Street restaurateur inspecting a local venue raises the chatter in the suburb.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Fri Sep 11 12:17:27 EST 2015

George Calombaris buys second Sydney restaurant site

Souvlaki at Gazi.

Look out, Surry Hills. Celebrity chef George Calombaris is on his way.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Fri Sep 11 11:57:51 EST 2015

Automata and Silvereye ready to open in Chippendale

Automata at the old Clare

The first in a series of big-ticket restaurants launches in Chippendale.

Food News | Scott Bolles | Fri Sep 11 11:17:48 EST 2015

Just Open: Les Bubbles bistro and The Bath House bar, Fortitude Valley

Steak frites at Les Bubbles.

The transformation from notorious bath-house to chic French bistro and bar is complete.

Food News | Natascha Mirosch | Fri Sep 11 08:09:22 EST 2015

Taco, burrito and hotdog emojis to be released with iOS 9.1

Taco and burrito emojis are coming to iPhones.

Food News | Callan Boys | Thu Sep 10 11:23:41 EST 2015

Just Open: Toko Melbourne, Prahran

Miso salmon at Toko Melbourne.

This sophisticated Japanese restaurant is divided for social drinking and dining.

Food News | Just Open | Wed Sep 09 13:31:10 EST 2015

Just Open: Tahina, Northcote

Red shakshuka at Tahina in Northcote.

Attention shakshuka fans. Tahina serves four styles of the Middle Eastern baked eggs.

Food News | Just Open | Wed Sep 09 12:59:34 EST 2015

Castlemaine v Bendigo in the battle for the Chiko Roll

The deep-fried crowd favourite is causing deep rumblings in Castlemaine – and it has nothing to do with hungry stomachs.

Food News | Neelima Choahan | Wed Sep 09 09:51:24 EST 2015

Food fight : the origins of Australian cult foods up for debate

The humble meat pie.

The best way to ensure robust debate between countries is to claim ownership of a certain foodstuff.

Food News | Jessica Wright | Wed Sep 09 07:30:56 EST 2015