The UDL pre-mix remix – a reboot of an old favourite

An Aussie icon since 1965, the new-look UDL will bring the best of the past with a bright, retro redesign across their range of flavours. It’s a fresh look, but the same spirit. You could say the same about the return of the scrunchie and high waisted pants. This is just better.  So what’s your […]

Win: Nespresso Vertuo coffee machine and aeroccino 3 frother

Vertuo machine

Nespresso are the coffee gods. Catering to all needs, tastes, design preferences and colour choices, they lead the way – putting it lightly – in the world of coffee, lifestyle and so much more than what’s in your cup. Options span the gamut of weak-to-strong blends of ethically sourced, single origin and blended coffee; to […]

Koonara Wines family vintner has introduced Emily May Rose

Rose wine

Channelling Spain, this year’s new batch of rose wine by the family operated Koonara Wines has got a an intense pink hue and big Turkish delight. Think raspberry and strawberry flesh notes, which like all Koonara’s Wines, the Emily May Rose is low in sulphur, low in residual sugar and vegan friendly. The rose is […]

15 May is World Whiskey Day: say hello to a wine and whiskey combination

Lark whiskey

They’ve combined port, sherry, bourbon, white oak and wine casks from Lark’s Bothwell Distillery with juicy flavours of vibrant berries from the finishing casks. The result is a new, single malt whiskey by Lark Distillery in Tasmania that is worthy of excitement. A limited edition, the new batch of Ruby Pinot Cask Finish has a […]

The Winter Village returns to Fed Square, Melbourne this Thursday!

Melbourne Fed Square

Melbourne is officially back to life! The Winter Village is returning to Federation Square, right in the heart of the city, this Thursday. The alpine-inspired winter wonderland will be open daily and will run for three months, from 13th May – 29th August. The overhaul of the space will see The Skyline Terrace at Federation Square transformed […]

5 must-do Melbourne Good Food Month events this June

Food Month

Life’s basically normal again and with the annual Melbourne Good Food Month back on this year – safely – it’s time to plan what you’re going to hit up. Here are five feature events to add to the diary. Flower Drum x Neil Perry Where? Flower Drum | 6pm, 6:30pm & 7pm, Tuesday, 1 June […]

Let the pot cook for you: Zega’s new intelligent, walk-away cookware + WIN

Zega pot 1

Self-cooking technology is revolutionising the kitchen! And now, the Aussie team behind the Magic Bullet blender are bringing us the latest in that realm: The Zega Digital intelligent, walk-away cookware. The new pot features SmartControl technology which takes care of the cooking for you, allowing you to control and monitor your dinner without needing to be there. […]

Drink the moon: Hendrick’s Lunar Gin is out

Hendricks lunar gin

The bottle is the second limited edition release from Master Distiller, Ms Lesley Gracie’s Cabinet of Curiosities at the Hendrick’s Gin Palace. Meet the Hendrick’s Lunar Gin of 2021. A bit left of centre, it’s a batch that is a delightfully warm concoction, which has been conceived beneath the celestial light of the moon and […]

Coffee that’s better for you: Beforeyouspeak’s new Octane

Octane coffee

We all drink coffee in the morning. So, why not make it better for you? Meet Beforeyouspeak, the producers of Octane, the brainchild of two Queensland boys who are friends and fitness entrepreneurs, Ash and Jaryd. By combining their experiences in sports nutrition and fitness, they created Octane, a coffee that’s super-charged and perfect for […]

What to do in Perth this Mother’s Day

Catering food

It’s Mother’s Day in Australia soon and if you’re not getting her gift – like any gift ideas from our Mother’s Day gift guide for 2021 – then lunch is where it’s at. And if you’re in Perth; we’ve got your sorted. Here are three picks of where to take her. The Ritz-Carlton, Perth: Mother’s […]

The best of Shanghai in Sydney: Shanghai Nights with Merivale

Shangahi Nights

Take a trip to Bridge Lane Sydney from 6-7 May and you’ll see it in a new light. Taking over the space for a special occasion, all things Shanghainese will be put on show, in celebration of the Shanghai Nights festival; a dazzling laneway showcase of live entertainment, street-food and cocktails. It’ll transform the laneway […]

The Melbourne Night Noodle Markets are on in 2021 – just not as you might think

Asian noodles food

Forget Birrarung Maar. This year’s all about the Night Noodle Markets at home! We couldn’t celebrate because of everyone’s favourite global health pandemic in 2020, so this year in 2021, the Citi-sponsored food event of the calendar year is coming to you, at home. It’ll bring together the signature dishes and innovative tastes of eight […]