Recipe Scene: Five-spice calamari

Recipe Scene: Five-spice calamari

I’m a self-confessed recipe hoarder. Yellowed newspaper and magazine clippings lie in a folder loosely and strewn in the book ...
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Food Scene: Milkboy Espresso, Cheltenham

Food Scene: Milkboy Espresso, Cheltenham

 Tucked away in Railway Walk off Charman Rd, across from the Cheltenham Railway Station, lies a suburban cafe with an ...
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Spirit Scene: Guest Spirit Scener ~ Tim Kearny, Brewer and Ballarat Beer Festival director

Spirit Scene: Guest Spirit Scener ~ Tim Kearny, Brewer and Ballarat Beer Festival director

Tim Kearney, brewer/owner of Ballarat Golden Ale and one of the Festival Directors of the Ballarat Beer Festival, had this ...
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Social Scene: Sugar Mountain Festival

Social Scene: Sugar Mountain Festival

Sugar Mountain Festival takes over the Victorian College of the Arts (VCA) in Melbourne on the Australia Day weekend - ...
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Food Scene: Watkins Bay Coffee Trading Company, Beaumaris

Food Scene: Watkins Bay Coffee Trading Company, Beaumaris

This tiny, quaint establishment is an oasis in the heart of the Seaview shopping centre in  Beauy, and my beloved ...
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Spirit Scene: Baileys

Spirit Scene: Baileys

BAILEYS on ICE ~ a perfect nightcap! I am a sucker for alcohol gift boxes! I can't resist them, especially ...
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Social Scene: Amanda Palmer

Social Scene: Amanda Palmer

For our first Social Media scene we naturally thought of Amanda Fucking Palmer, queen of social media. Follow her on ...
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Snap Scene: Anna-Maria's top 10 food photos of 2014

Snap Scene: Anna-Maria’s top 10 food photos of 2014

Anna-Maria Megalogenis shares her top ten photos of dishes eaten in Victoria and NSW in 2014. 1. Housemade gyoza dumplings-Little ...
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Recipe Scene: Decadent Chocolate Mousse

Recipe Scene: Decadent Chocolate Mousse

Good Food by Anneka Manning was given to me as a gift many years ago, and has  proven to be ...
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Spirit Scene: Jack Daniels

Spirit Scene: Jack Daniels

My inaugural spirit is always my first-choice when asked: What'll it be? Jack Daniel's Tennessee Whiskey with a dash of ...
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Food Scene: Top Three Burgers and Pizza in Melbourne

Food Scene: Top Three Burgers and Pizza in Melbourne

Burgers Smoky Pulled Pork Burger-Seven Seeds, Carlton. Brioche buns encase smoky pulled pork with house made BBQ sauce and slaw, ...
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Food Scene: Highline Restaurant - The Railway Hotel Windsor, Windsor.

Food Scene: Highline Restaurant – The Railway Hotel Windsor, Windsor.

Many Windsor locals have drunk a brew at the beloved Railway, and the wider Melbourne community has frequented its 24 ...
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Food Scene: New Shanghai, Emporium (Melbourne)

Food Scene: New Shanghai, Emporium (Melbourne)

Shopping centre dining has come a long way since the steaming bain maries replete with an assortment of reheated, fried, ...
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Vintage Guitar Scene: 1963 Gretsch Country Gentleman 6120

Vintage Guitar Scene: 1963 Gretsch Country Gentleman 6120

1963 Gretsch Country Gentleman 6120 (serial number 71919) I was looking for one of these for a while and when ...
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