Superstar tenor Jonas Kaufmann returns to Sydney

Jonas Kaufmann Parsifal Opera Australia

Jonas Kaufmann is the hottest name in opera tenors around the world at the moment and he’s coming to Australia! Kaufmann is hailed as the greatest tenor of our time and is here for Opera Australia, to perform in the title role in a concert presentation of Wagner’s Parsifal. The multi-award-winning tenor, described by The […]

The safest and cleanest way for you to enter the Skintrade

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Skintrade ain’t all that bad. In fact, it’s quite the opposite. And no, we’re not talking porn, but instead, a sensational new addition to the Australian skincare industry that takes the best bits of all the pre-existing brands out there, darkens it ever-so-slightly, strips it of all the rubbish that otherwise surrounds labels and substance […]

Protect your tech with the latest fashion range by tech21

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If you’re looking for a phone case that is slim, protective and sleek AF, then look no further. tech21 has just released its new range and they’re fancy as all hell! The best thing is that you don’t need to prioritise looks over quality of protection because tech21 offers both in this fashion-inspired Spring / […]

Cherie Barber’s tips to nailing a classy reno on a cheapskate’s budget

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The Renovating for Profit and 5 Day Flip master knows a thing or two that could save you a bundle!

Giveaway: A Nescafé Gold Organic winter pack

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Winter has well and truly arrived and what better way to stay warm than with a hot cuppa of NESCAFÉ Gold Organic. Nestle has recently launched NESCAFÉ Gold Organic – an expertly crafted, premium grade Fairtrade and organic coffee which has been inspired by baristas. You can now enjoy a high-calibre coffee to drink easily […]

Meet celebrity chefs at QT Sydney in late June

Gilt Lounge QT Sydney

If food is your thing and the celebrityhood masters who cook it are your version of excitement, then what QT Sydney is doing this month will be right up your alley. QT Sydney is hosting shoulder-rub worthy dinners with celebrity chefs the likes of Colin Fassnidge, George Calombaris and Luke Nguyen to celebrate the perfect cocktail […]

Win tickets to Tina Arena’s Innocence to Understanding concert with Lanson

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You’ll even get to meet and have a drink with her!

Recipe: Stilton jaffle with Talisker

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Difficulty: Easy Makes: 6 jaffles   Ingredients: 50g unsalted butter, softened 1?4 cup very finely grated parmesan cheese 12 slices white bread 300g mozzarella, coarsely grated 100g stilton cheese, crumbled Method: Preheat a jaffle maker. Combine butter and parmesan then use to butter one side of each slice of bread. Turn half of the slices, butter-side […]

Sydney’s best private dining rooms and where to find them

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Sydney is a treasure trove of luxurious living for the masses, with hundreds of years of Australian history tucked away in cosy little nooks, cracks and crevasses, awaiting discovery by many of the city’s millions of visitors per year. And it’s easy to see why. For the more fanciful of taste, the city is loaded […]

Chocolate pairings: the best flavours to pair with chocolate right now

Reynold Poernomo with KitKat Secret Garden Dessert and new Inspired By KitKat Chocolatory range

Reynold Poernomo is the dessert king behind Koi Dessert Bar and to celebrate all the exciting stuff KitKat is doing these days, he’s got some handy tips on how to pair chocolate with essentially everything! This is what he had to say… Quirky flavour combinations have become the hot trend for 2017, and has produced a […]

Espresso martinis have been given a facelift

Espresso martini variations Northies Cronulla cocktail feature

The humble coffee imbued espresso martini holds a special place in the hearts of many and now thanks to Northies in Sydney’s southern suburbs, it’s about to do so all over again. For the June long weekend, they have re-worked the martini into 9 indulgent variations worthy of any heart-stoppingly good menu of decadence. With ingredients […]

Learn how to make desserts so pretty, you won’t want to eat them

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If you’ve never tried Koi Dessert Bar in Sydney, then it turns out you officially don’t need to! Reynold Poernomo, the guy behind the desserts has something new to offer his most die-hard cake-loving fans. The self-proclaimed dessert king has since opened a second dessert restaurant in Sydney’s Ryde, where he is now offering masterclasses in […]