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To pineapple or not

June 19, 2019

The war on pineapple pizza is real. Staunch supporters of this delicious fruit on a savoury pizza say that there is nothing better, but those opposed are adamant that it most [...]

Wellness range makes life easy

May 16, 2019

Coles is making it easier for customers to choose healthier options with the new Wellness Road range of health foods, as more than 40 per cent of Australians say they want to [...]

Tastebud detectives unite

March 1, 2019

I received a personal letter from Mr P – otherwise known as – Mr Pringles! While I understand that this information is only for the ‘select few’ I couldn’t help [...]

Not all heroes wear capes

June 4, 2018

There’s a new set of heroes in town and they aren’t the typical cape-wearing kind. These heroes wear aprons, are the sweetest kind – they’re the first Australian [...]

Sweet tooth dreamin’

June 1, 2018

After the successful launch of Milk N Sugar last year, the artisan dessert-only food festival is back bigger and better this year at Sydney’s Vivid Festival.   Taking [...]

Johnny cooks for Syria

May 30, 2018

Johnny Di Francesco’s 400 Gradi restaurant has thrown its support behind #CookForSyria campaign, creating a delicious Syrian inspired pizza. Available throughout June, 400 [...]

My pizza addiction

June 7, 2017

I guess it’s no secret that I am addicted to 400 Gradi’s famous Margherita Pizza, so it is with great pleasure I am letting prodijee readers in on a little not so secret, [...]

Balls galore!

February 24, 2017

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: Tella Balls Dessert Bar turns one next week and to celebrate, the guys behind the over-the-top Nutella-inspired dessert-eria is giving away free Tella [...]

Best meatballs in the world?

December 15, 2016

I thought I had tried the best meatballs in the world when I visited New York. Just off Broadway is a family restaurant, Carmines, that serves the most amazing meatballs – [...]

Melbourne’s Pizza Trap

November 9, 2016

Johnny Di Francesco has become a well-known and respected name during the last few years with the opening of his hugely successful restaurants known under the banner [...]

Taste of gold

October 10, 2016

In Australia, the last 50 or so years has seen a massive change in the way we eat. When you think of the simple take-away options years ago being mainly fish and chips, [...]

China says cheers to a beaut Aussie beer

July 9, 2016

Hawthorn Brewing Company has signed a Chinese distribution deal, resulting in its Pale Ale now being available across five provinces in Southern China. The first container is [...]

Fit for a Princess

May 7, 2016

It was with great pleasure that I accepted an invitation to attend the relaunch of Amaro Montenegro – WOW – what a fun night! Firstly, the invitation stated that the [...]

It needs to be a WOW product

April 8, 2016

This week, Domino’s is launching an exclusive range the Victorian market suitably named the ‘Melbourne Range’ with new taste-bud tantalizing pizzas on the menu. [...]

+39 Pizzeria set to open doors in Toorak

March 23, 2016

One of Melbourne’s favourite Italian restaurants, +39 Pizzeria, will be bringing their famed restaurant Southside, launching in the heart of Melbourne’s prestigious [...]

Australia is going bananas!

March 18, 2016

Over five million bananas are consumed every day in Australia, so it’s no surprise that they are Australia’s number one selling supermarket product, outselling every [...]

Eat, drink and be merry

February 26, 2016

Melbourne, Australia: Do you know you beestings from your brine? Can you tell a fromage from a farmer’s cheese? Are you well-rehearsed at sniffing out the difference [...]

A perfect beer for Summer

February 1, 2016

Melbourne, Australia: Highly-regarded craft brewer, Hawthorn Brewing, has released its latest Summer thirst quencher, Summer Witbier. The new brew is the second release from [...]

Love is in the air

February 1, 2016

Melbourne, Australia: Love will literally be in the air this Valentine’s Day as couples flock to Melbourne’s Eureka Skydeck to celebrate the year’s most romantic day. [...]

Is this the world’s most expensive tart?

December 4, 2015

London, UK: Baker to the stars, Georgia Green, has developed what could well be the world’s most expensive Christmas tart – the Rudolph The Ruby-Nosed Reindeer Tart. At [...]

Time poor foodies – help is here!

December 2, 2015

Sydney, Australia: I’m a foodie, I love to eat it, I love to cook it and I love to plan it. But these days, my hectic lifestyle makes it difficult for me to find time to do [...]

300 kilos of FREE LINDOR BALLS

November 23, 2015

That amazing little ball of chocolate – bite through the smooth chocolate and into an even smoother and almost gooey filling – yummmmm ‘Tis the season where we start to [...]

Sydney set for night of nights

November 11, 2015

Sydney, Australia: NYE Party At The House will be Sydney’s hottest ticket this year, with food by Matt Moran’s ARIA Catering and music by dynamic duo L’Tric, set [...]

A good cause is brewing

October 4, 2015

Melbourne, Australia: AFL football legend, David Neitz has partnered with Beer DeLuxe to produce a refreshing pale ale that is all about goodness. Brewmanity has been built [...]

Vino Paradiso rocks Sydney

October 4, 2015

Sydney, Australia: Following a successful inaugural year, Vino Paradiso will this year relocate to The Rocks, an iconic venue framed by the Sydney Harbour Bridge and the [...]

Hunter Valley Shiraz in a Class of its Own

August 27, 2015

Hunter Valley, Australia: On the back of a standout 2014 vintage for Shiraz and another terrific vintage for Semillon in 2015, last Friday’s Hunter Valley Wine Show was the [...]

Festival of Real Food

August 25, 2015

Sunshine Coast, Australia: Supported by the Queensland Government, the fifth annual Sunshine Coast Real Food Festival is expecting 10,000 visitors through the gate over the [...]

Congratulations and Bon Apetit

August 19, 2015

Red Spice Road The Inaugural People’s Choice Awards reflects Victoria’s diverse tastes and has resulted in Melbourne’s local favourite, Red Spice Road, [...]

Liquid Gold

July 7, 2015

Mention the words ‘apple pie’ and you will have people salivating and licking their lips. Those two simple words conjure up feelings of homemade comfort and memories of [...]

In the raw

June 30, 2015

  by Sarah French Its no big secret that fruits and vegetables are good for you and its even less of a secret that eating right makes you look and feel better. But what [...]