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Flour and Stone Recipes

Baker extraordinaire Nadine Ingram of Sydney's Flour and Stone cooks up a sweet storm for Easter, including the much loved bakery's greatest hit.

Savoury tarts

Will your next baking project be a flaky puff pastry with pumpkin, goat's curd and thyme, or a classic bacon and Stilton tart? As autumn settles in, we're ticking these off one by one.

New cruises 2017

Cue the Champagne.

1980s recipes

Australia saw some bold moves in the ’80s, and we’re not just talking hairstyles. Greater cultural references started peppering the menus of our restaurants, and home-grown ingredients won a new appreciation. The dining scene was coming of age and a new band of pioneers led the charge.

Fast autumn dinners

Autumn weather signals the arrival of soups, broths, roasts and more hearty meals.

Melbournes finest meet Worlds Best

Leading chefs descend on Melbourne in April for The World’s 50 Best Restaurants. We asked local hospitality folk who they’d abduct for the day and where they’d take them to show off their city. There may be coffee, there may be culture, but in the end it’s cocktails.

Roti canai

Here, we've made the dough in a food processor, but it's really quick and simple to do by hand as well. If the dough seems a little too wet just add a little more flour.

Apple desserts

Whether baked into a bubbling crumble, caramelised in a puff-pastry tart or served in an all-American pie, apples are a classic filling for fruity desserts. Here are the recipes we keep coming back to.

Brisbane's best business lunches

Black Bird

Black Bird

Power-lunching in Brisbane? Here are some of our favourite restaurants sure to impress.

Eagle Street Pier still rules the roost when it comes to power-lunching - and with the $58 two-course lunch deal at Aria Brisbane (Eagle Street Pier, 1 Eagle St, Brisbane, 07 3233 2555), a foray needn't impact the bottom line, either.

Black Bird (Riverside Centre, 123 Eagle St, Brisbane, 07 3229 1200) works whether clients want to be seen or fêted secretly in one of two private rooms.

With its encyclopedic wine list and classic approach, Il Centro (Shop 6, Eagle Street Pier, 1 Eagle St, Brisbane, 07 3221 6090) has catered to captains of industry for decades.

Saké (Level 1, 45 Eagle Street Pier, 1 Eagle St, Brisbane, 07 3015 0557) is another safe bet for discreet dealings, with a range of screened spaces to choose from.

At Moo Moo (Stamford Plaza, 39 Edward St, Brisbane, 07 3236 4500) even the finance department can't have a beef with a weekday $45 prix fixe.

Chic The Euro (181 Mary St, Brisbane, 07 3229 2686) puts brio into bistro.

Progressive Middle Eastern fare at Gerard's Bistro (14/15 James St, Fortitude Valley) and fine-diner Esquire (145 Eagle St, Brisbane, 07 3220 2123) or its quirky, more casual offshoot Esq will impress creatives and millennials.

If it's likely to take time to seal the deal, try the artful dégustation at GOMA Restaurant (Gallery Of Modern Art, Stanley Pl, South Bank, 07 3842 9916).

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