LifeStyle: Food

Why you should never order a Filet-O-Fish from Macca's

Friday  03:56,   03 november 2017
Cosmopolitan

This is why you should NEVER order a Filet-O-Fish from Maccas, according to a former McDonald's employee on Reddit.In a thread where restaurant workers shared their no-go menu items, ex-McDonald’s employees repeatedly said that Filet-O-Fish was[...]

Cancel all your plans, because a pop-up avocado cafe is coming to Sydney

Wednesday  22:26,   01 november 2017
Techly

Warning: get a napkin, because you may salivate all over your phone, tablet or keyboard while reading this. We all know the basic needs of life: oxygen, shelter, food, drink, avocados and[...]

Here's How You Should Assemble Your Hamburger

Wednesday  06:39,   01 november 2017
Lifehacker Australia

People take their food-themed emoji very seriously, which is why the internet is in quite the uproar since writer Thomas Baekdal sent out a tweet over the weekend. I think we need to have a discussion about how Google's burger emoji is placing the[...]

Prince Philip once had the sweetest dinner request

Wednesday  00:02,   01 november 2017
9Honey

Royal chef reveals unusual request from Duke of Edinburgh.That’s certainly true of Princes William and Harry, who reportedly were very keen on McDonald’s as children (weren’t we all). According to the royal family’s ex-private chef, Darren O’Grady,[...]

Hold My Ice Cream, There's Now a Golden Gaytime Sanga

Friday  03:41,   27 october 2017
MSN

Streets has confirmed there's a new chilled confection hitting freezers across Australia this week: the Golden Gaytime Sanga.  [...]

The Hidden Meaning of Kids' Shapes and Scribbles

Thursday  04:29,   26 october 2017
The Atlantic

High on the list of awkward social interactions is the moment when a dentist or a coworker shows off her young child’s nonsensical art. A bystander might think the art—or at least the fact of its existence—is cute. Or she might think it’s[...]

This Sydney pop-up is looking for an avocado aficionado to taste test their dishes

Wednesday  00:24,   25 october 2017
Food To Love

Sydney's upcoming avocado restaurant, Good Fat, is looking for a taste tester, an ‘avocate’, if you will, to give their 20-dish menu a whirl before it’s put to the public. The Head of Avo Control will be responsible for tasting 20 avocado[...]

This Sydney pop-up is looking for an avocado aficionado to taste test their dishes

Wednesday  00:24,   25 october 2017
Food To Love

Sydney's upcoming avocado restaurant, Good Fat, is looking for a taste tester, an ‘avocate’, if you will, to give their 20-dish menu a whirl before it’s put to the public. The Head of Avo Control will be responsible for tasting 20 avocado[...]

A chicken nugget festival is coming to Australia

Wednesday  09:12,   18 october 2017
Food To Love

On offer are the nugs you know and love, spicy nuggets and even a nugget burger, all served alongside a dipping sauce range to die for (Szechuan, we’re looking at you!) You can expect to see familiar food truck favourites Hot Star Melbourne,[...]

You've been making cheese toasties wrong

Wednesday  04:15,   18 october 2017
Cosmopolitan (UK)

The secret to making the perfect one has been revealedBut according to experts, you may have been making grilled cheese sandwiches wrong your entire[...]

Starbucks is plotting the roll-out of a Halloween-themed take on the Unicorn Frappuccino -- and baristas are already dreading it

Wednesday  00:36,   18 october 2017
Business Insider Australia

Starbucks is hoping to recreate the madness of the Unicorn Frappuccino with a spooky, Halloween-themed[...]

Melbourne restaurant Attica named Australia's best in first National Good Food Guide

Tuesday  02:06,   17 october 2017
The Age

Victoria's dining reputation has held firm at the inaugural national Good Food Guide Awards.Attica was crowned the Vittoria Restaurant of the Year, beating out fellow Victorian restaurant Brae, Adelaide's Orana, and Sydney's Ormeggio at the Spit [...]

These Harry Potter doughnuts come with a Golden Snitch

Monday  16:03,   16 october 2017
Food To Love

The Butterbeer-flavoured doughnuts by Sugar Shack Donuts feature a white glaze, starry sprinkles and come complete with a doughnut hole Golden Snitch with white fondant wings. We’ve come over all saintlike just thinking about them (50 points to[...]

Why Would You Ever Poach An Egg When You Could Soft-Boil It?

Saturday  06:20,   14 october 2017
Lifehacker Australia

There are lots of tricks to making poached eggs. There are lots of tricks to making poached eggs. Add vinegar to the water, swirl the water into a vortex, slip the egg gently into the water from a mug, plop the egg into the water so its[...]

Vegemite, the Beloved Australian Spread, Goes Upmarket

Friday  02:42,   13 october 2017
The New York Times

An artisanal version of the ubiquitous condiment — with special packaging and at over twice the price — has been met with ire, curiosity and amusement.Bega, manufacturer of the iconic — if divisive — yeast extract spread, released a new and more[...]