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Pop-up dining

The best pop-up dining in Australia

Taking place in city laneways and beachside locations across Australia, the cool crowd can't get enough of the food and drink pop-up phenomenon. Now you can stay one step ahead of the culinary curve with our guide to April 2015's tastiest temporary events.

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Sasa Sestic competing in the final (World Coffee Events/Twitter)

Aussie Olympian takes out world barista title

Fifteen years ago Sasa Sestic was playing handball for Australia at the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games, but he's had a bit more success in Seattle this year. The Canberran has won the World Barista Championship on the weekend and he's done so with a sneaky splash of flavour from a local winery.

13 days ago

Recipes

Anzac berry sandwich biscuits

Anzac berry sandwich biscuits

2 cups rolled oats 1 cup plain, all-purpose flour ¾ cup unsweetened desiccated coconut ⅓ cup superfine (caster) sugar ⅓ cup firmly packed brown sugar 125g unsalted butter, cubed ⅓ cup golden syrup 1 teaspoon bicarbonate of soda Filling 350g icing sugar, sifted 2 tablespoons Barker's Blackcurrant Fruit Syrup 2-4 teaspoons whole milk

2 days ago
Sean Baxter's honey and hibiscus fizz

Sean Baxter's honey and hibiscus fizz

30ml Johnnie Walker Gold Label Reserve Scotch Whisky 1 pot of hibiscus tea 15ml of runny honey 30ml fresh pink grapefruit juice mint garnish

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Chorizo, tomato and feta pan omelette

Chorizo, tomato and feta pan omelette

1 tablespoon oil 1 small onion, sliced 1 chorizo sausage, diced 150g cherry tomatoes ½ cup basil leaves, torn ½ cup parsley, chopped 100g Persian feta, crumbled 6 eggs extra-virgin olive oil to drizzle ½ lemon, juice

3 days ago
Lee Holmes' buttery butter chicken

Lee Holmes' buttery butter chicken

1 small brown onion peeled and quartered 1 garlic clove peeled 70g butter 1 tablespoon sesame oil ½ teaspoons ground cinnamon ½ teaspoons ground nutmeg 1½ teaspoons ground coriander 1½ teaspoons cardamom powder 1 teaspoons sweet paprika 1 teaspoons cumin (optional) 1 teaspoons chilli powder (optional) 4 chicken breasts or thighs skin removed, chopped 1 tin of diced tomatoes 1 tablespoon concentrated tomato paste (no sugar) 150g raw cashews 270ml can coconut milk 2 cups of brown rice, steamed 1 Lebanese cucumber, sliced and chilled 1 banana sliced and mixed with a teaspoon of shredded coconut 1 dollop of mango chutney (optional)

3 days ago

Travel

Family events to celebrate Anzac Day this weekend

Family events to celebrate Anzac Day this weekend

With this year marking the centenary of the fateful Gallipoli landing of 1915, the array of family-friendly events taking place across Australia is vaster than ever.

2 days ago

The perfect staycation: Sydney's Langham Hotel

An increasing amount of Aussies are jumping on the latest trend in travel: The staycation. Yep, it's the buzzword of 2015. Why? Well, as our lives get busier and our annual leave stubbornly stays the same, we want a compact and stress-free break.

10 days ago