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The perfect dishes for a comfort food fix

Craving something a little more comforting than the average salad or sandwich this winter? These delicious dishes will do the trick. Chicken Scallopini, The District  This tender chicken scallopini – crumbed lightly and served with creamy mushroom sauce – is the perfect hearty meal, and you can’t beat mashed potatoes for the ultimate comforting side. […]

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Boozy Spiced Noir Hot Chocolate

Noir hot chocolate made boozy because, why not? This recipe is made using my FAVOURITE hot chocolate brand, Grounded Pleasures. For this recipe, I used one of my favourites, their Noir (dark chocolate) flavour + jazzed it up with a bit of spice, vanilla and a shot of rum (if you feel that way inclined – […]

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Canberra’s best coffee alternatives this winter

What better way to spend a winter’s day than with a steaming mug of warmth? It’s no secret that winter’s chill has us all heading indoors for a cosy cuppa, and for the city’s cappuccino inclined it’s the perfect excuse to hit Canberra’s abundance of cafés. But for those who prefer their beverages coffee-free, or […]

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Your chance to get wild with HerCanberra

Come and celebrate at Canberra’s wildest launch event with HerCanberra.  We’ve already given you a sneak peek of luxury cocktail lounge Swan & King—the sister to The Canberra Rex’s buzzing rooftop bar The Howling Moon. Now, we’re giving you the chance to come and celebrate their combined launch at an exclusive party – Tame The Wild. […]

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Recipe: The Ultimate Croque Monsieur

A step-by-step guide on how to make THE ultimate Croque Monsieur. Shaved ham, tangy béchamel and enough gruyere to sink a ship! Ingredients Makes 2 For the béchamel 1/2 cup milk 1/2 cup cream 1 small onion, roughly chopped 1 garlic clove, crushed 2 bay leaves 20g butter 20g flour 1 tablespoon dijon mustard Fresh nutmeg […]

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Pialligo Estate gives you a taste of Christmas in July

While it may not be December, ’tis certainly the season to be cosy.  And while the Europeans enjoy their summer, why not borrow some of their unique festive cheer? Pialligo Estate’s Christmas in July dinner will be the chance to do just that, with an evening of yuletide festivities, wine and, of course, food. Pialligo […]

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The Canberra foodie bucketlist

100 Canberra food experiences you must have before you die. Think you know Canberra food? You might have to take another look after you’ve seen our list. Make a reservation and thank us later. The delicious 100 – in no particular order 1. Baked On Mort’s apple rose tarts. 38 Mort Street, Braddon. bakedonmort.com.au 2. Aubergine’s […]

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Two new iconic bars. One unforgettable opening to come.

Look out bar lovers – Canberra’s cocktail scene is rising to new heights. You’ve probably already seen the panoramic glass rooftop bar that is the Canberra Rex’s Howling Moon. With six months of refinement and soft operation under its belt, it is about to launch in an official and spectacular fashion. While we can’t say […]

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Sunday Supper Club: Darren Perryman

Get up close and personal with some of Canberra’s best chefs at Sunday Supper Club, presented in collaboration with Winning Appliances. When’s the last time you enjoyed a three-course meal cooked by one of Canberra’s leading chefs for less than $50 per person? That’s the concept of the Sunday Supper Club, presented in collaboration with Winning Appliances. Here’s […]

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Winter’s most EPIC Day Out is coming

A festival full of chocolate, coffee and fun. Where do we sign up? This winter, a truly epic day out is coming to Canberra featuring some of the region’s best food. If you were a fan of the Indulge Chocolate and Coffee Expo, then you’ll want to pop EPIC Day Out—its bigger-and-better reinvention—in your social […]

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