Cafes
The round-up: how to put effort into Mother's Day this year
Food & Drink

The round-up: how to put effort into Mother’s Day this year

The is one day a year where it is necessary to give thanks to the woman than birthed you, that fed you, clothed you and probably drove you around a lot. Your mother might be one of the most important figures in your life so it’s only right that you should put the effort into showing your appreciation. Mother’s Day is here again, and is the perfect opportunity to spend some quality time with your mother. Not every mother is the same, so we have put together a few ideas to help you pinpoint what the best approach is to making Mother’s Day 2016 memorable. more

Recipes
Make breakfast special with French toast, passionfruit curd and rose petals
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Make breakfast special with French toast, passionfruit curd and rose petals

Let’s face it, there is no more impressive breakfast dish than French toast. Whether you are prepping brekkie for a loved on or are treating yourself, you can’t beat superbly cooked toast drizzled with maple syrup with a scattering of rose petals. Sound too far out of your kitchen capabilities? Not according to Simmone Logue. Her new cookbook In The Kitchen is filled with exquisite dishes such as this and many more that will be just as impressive. more

Food News
Pavement Whispers: Volume 69 April 26
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Pavement Whispers: Volume 69 April 26

From whispers of iconic music venues changing hands to markets moving location, The Weekend Edition is always on the search for the latest news in Brisbane, dedicated to ensuring its readers are in the know. When we put our ears to the pavement this week, this is what we found out … more


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Cafes
Nosh on breakfast tagine at hidden gem Cafe Grenadine
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Nosh on breakfast tagine at hidden gem Cafe Grenadine

It doesn't take much for a cafe to become one of your favourites. All you need is a sun-filled space, a cosy nook to sit, satisfying sips and food that makes your mouth water. Simple as this may seem, it can be difficult to tick all of these boxes. Well guess what? We've found a place that we think could easily become your new favourite, and it goes by the name of Cafe Grenadine. more

Restaurants
Genkotsu Ramen
Food & Drink

The round-up: the best ramen spots in Brisbane

As autumn progresses and the nights get cooler, thoughts turn to those enticing winter warmers that comfort and satisfy. Ramen is undoubtedly one of the best dishes when it comes to beating the chill, and Brisbane currently boasts a bevvy of brilliant broth locations that are worth checking out. more

Recipes
Shove your face into a s'more handpie
Food & Drink

Shove your face into a s’more handpie

Through the abundance of American pop culture we grew up with, we were constantly hearing about these magical creations called s’mores. Usually consumed around a campfire, s’mores sandwich roasted marshmallows and a layer of chocolate between two pieces of graham cracker. So basically, it’s just a little piece of heaven for your mouth. Here in Australia they are a little harder to create due to our lack of graham crackers, but we can do you one better – Phoebe Wood and Kristen Jenkins have played on those flavours by creating a recipe for s’more handpies. You’ll find this and 59 other decadent sweet pie recipes in The Pie Project, Phoebe and Kristen’s dedication to the humble pie. more

Food News
Pavement Whispers: Volume 68 April 19
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Pavement Whispers: Volume 68 April 19

From whispers of licensed chicken rotisseries to Uncle Ho's new name change, The Weekend Edition is always on the search for the latest news in Brisbane, dedicated to ensuring its readers are in the know. When we put our ears to the pavement this week, this is what we found out … more

Cafes
Smoked Paprika
Food & Drink

The round-up: all-day breakfast spots in Brisbane

The weekend is for taking it slow – we can’t be blamed if we want to sleep in. We shouldn’t be punished for enjoying our days off by missing the best meal of the day – breakfast. Thankfully, there are some cafes that are forgiving to sleepyheads, offering all-day breakfast menus so bed heads can enjoy an eggs benny or for dusty revellers that are craving the restorative properties of bacon. more

Restaurants
Satisfy your Vietnamese cravings at Phat Phở
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Satisfy your Vietnamese cravings at Phat Phở

Mmm ... pho. Could there be anything more comforting? Slurping that brothy, meaty, noodley, herby goodness is like getting a big warm hug from the inside out. The next time you get a hankering for this Vietnamese culinary gift to the world (we really love pho you guys), head to Newstead's newest hole-in-the-wall, Phat Phở. more

Restaurants
Breakfast by day and bubbles by night at new champagne bar Blockhouse Eat + Drink
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Breakfast by day and bubbles by night at new champagne bar Blockhouse Eat + Drink

The effervescent tingle of champagne hitting your lips is usually the first sign of a pretty wonderful time. Unfortunately for us in the faraway land of Australia, by the time champagne hits our shores it can become a little too pricey to drink for every celebration. As a lover of the bubbly elixir, restaurateur Jerome Dalton believes that it's time champagne was something to be enjoyed here on the regular – not just for special occasions. more