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goose island beer food matching

MELBOURNE | 2017’s Melbourne Good Beer Week coincided with the launch of Chicago-based Goose Island Brewery’s beers in Australia. To celebrate, we were invited to an event at Bluebonnet Barbecue, “Meet The Flock”, which saw head chef Chris Terlikar cooking a range of dishes to pair with some of Goose

the alley south yarra

MELBOURNE | The Alley is a Vegan cafe in South Yarra and is part of the new wave of Vegan restaurants in Melbourne that’s out to prove that plant based food doesn’t have to be tasteless. Owner Alexandra Pyke, who hails from Australia but only recently returned after 11 years living and working

spring and summer st kilda

MELBOURNE | Spring and Summer opened without much fanfare in the second half of 2016, and since then has built a reputation amongst those in the know for serving up some of the most interesting Asian food in town. It had been on our list of places to visit for a

innocent bystander healesville

MELBOURNE | Wine doesn’t have to be drunk in a French countryside alongside aged Gouda and a string quartet to be best enjoyed. In fact, it tastes phenomenal, if not even more complex, when drunk from a tap inside of an industrial warehouse in the Yarra Valley. No need to

jd's burgers mont albert

MELBOURNE | JD’s Burgers offers a truly unique burger experience with their high quality Asian Fusion burgers, inspired by owner Daniel’s extensive travels and research both within Australia and internationally. Their significant point of difference is the house-made secret fusion seasonings and sauces used in their burgers, which comprise of

grange road egg shop toorak

MELBOURNE | It’s a public holiday morning, and Grange Road Egg Shop is full of hungry customers conversing over plates of perfectly scrambled eggs and deliciously colourful granola. Wait staff are kept busy between the kitchen, coffee counter and dining tables, yet they remain friendly, calm and conversational when arriving

middle park hotel craggy range winery

MELBOURNE | The City Lane was recently invited to attend a food and wine pairing event, hosted at Middle Park Hotel and featuring a range of 11 different wines from New Zealand boutique winery, Craggy Range. To pair with the wines, Head Chef of Middle Park Hotel, Sam Hiroki, took

good beer week 2017

MELBOURNE | Folks, it’s that time of the year again. It’s perhaps the most important 10 days of the drinking year. It’s Good Beer Week! (Yes, we noticed that’s more than a week, consider them bonus days.) For those out of the loop, Melbourne’s Good Beer Week is the time

world class cocktail week 2017

MELBOURNE | World Cocktail Day is on this Saturday 13 May, but why restrict your cocktail celebrations to one day when you can spend a whole week getting involved? Well ok, we can think of a few reasons as to why you might not want to be drinking cocktails every

woolshed docklands revamp

MELBOURNE | April 21st marked the first day The Woolshed reopened its doors after five months of renovations. The space suffered a significant fire in early November, rendering the space unusable. Making the most of a poor situation, the owners capitalised on the opportunity for reinvention and transformed the space