Lotus the Galeries, Sydney CBD

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Lotus The Galeries has opened in the Sydney CBD following from the success of Lotus Dumpling Bar in Walsh Bay. Located on level 1 of The Galeries shopping complex on George Street, the venue has been designed by DS17 who also designed Alpha Restaurant, China Republic and Meat District Co. Head …

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Tales of the Cocktail Spirited Awards Winners 2015

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The ninth annual Tales of the Cocktail Spirited Awards for 2015 were announced in New Orleans with Dead Rabbit in NYC winning World’s Best Bar and World’s Best Cocktail Menu. Dead Rabbit – World’s Best Bar Our very own Black Pearl/The Attic from Melbourne, Australia has won Best International High …

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Gourmantic Turns Six

Gourmantic Turns 6

Today, June 26 marks an important date in our calendar, the date Gourmantic was launched six years ago. I still remember that quiet moment alone when I pressed “Publish” and the website was born. I am often asked, “how do you do it?” Publishing a website for six years is …

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Time Out Pub Awards Winners 2015

Time Out Pub Awards Winners 2015

The Time Out Pub Awards for 2015 were announced last night to a full house at the rooftop of the Glenmore Hotel with Dove and Olive taking out the Pub of the Year. Pub of the Year: Dove and Olive Below is the full list of the winners: BEST PUB …

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Tales of the Cocktail Spirited Awards Nominations 2015

Tales of the Cocktail Spirited Awards

The top 10 finalists in each category for the 2015 Tales of the Cocktail Spirited Awards were announced with several Australians bars and industry professionals nominated in the international categories.   Below are the top 10 nominations for the International Categories: [Edit 17 June 2015 – The top 4 have …

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The World’s 50 Best Restaurants List 2015

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The World’s 50 Best Restaurants List for 2015 was announced with The Roca Brothers from El Celler De Can Roca in Spain taking out the top title. Second place was Massimo Bottura’s Osteria Francescana restaurant in Modena, Italy and in third place, René Redzepi’s Noma. Ben Shewry’s Attica was the only Australian restaurant to be featured on the top …

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