Balvenie 14 YO Caribbean Cask

Balvenie 14 YO Caribbean Cask Launch

The Balvenie 14 YO Caribbean Cask launched in Sydney to the beat of a steel kettle drum at The Cuban Place / Parke Davis in the CBD. Photography © by Kevin Burke for Gourmantic – Copyright: All rights reserved. The new expression was presented by James Buntin, Balvenie Ambassador at …

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Time Out Sydney Food Awards Nominees 2014

Time Out Sydney Food Awards Nominees 2014

The Time Out Sydney Food Awards nominees for 2014 were announced last night at an event held at WIP, Work in Progress bar in Sydney’s CBD. Photography © by Ed Sullivan for Gourmantic – Copyright: All rights reserved. The nominees in each category are: HOT TALENT Ben Sears and Eun …

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Coogee Pavilion, Coogee Beach

Coogee Pavilion, Coogee Beach

We take a first look at the ground floor of the newly-opened Coogee Pavilion. When Merivale announced it was acquiring Coogee’s Beach Palace Hotel, there was a sense of excitement and anticipation from locals and residents – like ourselves – who have long regarded the area as a dining and …

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Yurippi at The Cliff Dive, Darlinghurst

Yurippi at The Cliff Dive

Since we first reviewed The Cliff Dive in Darlinghurst in late 2013, a lot has changed. New alcohol laws came into place with lockouts in Sydney’s CBD at 1.30 am and last drinks at 3 am. If that wasn’t enough to impact the thriving Sydney night scene, new bans came …

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Chefs Gallery, MetCentre Sydney

Chefs Gallery, MetCentre Sydney

Step past the Chefs Gallery in Sydney’s MetCentre and you can watch balls of dough being stretched like rubber bands at the deft hands of the chefs. There’s an element of magic as he pulls, twists and stretches the dough which results in the finest and silkiest noodles. Photography © …

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The Push Bar, The Rocks Sydney

The Push, The Rocks

After extensive renovations, The Push has opened in The Rocks with a theme inspired by the area’s heritage. Tucked beneath the Russell Hotel in the Rocks, the space was previously known as The Russell Wine Bar. The name is derived from The Rocks Push, a notorious group in the early …

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