Food

‘Allergy’ diners’ ridiculous demands

Chef Patrick Friesen has vented on Instagram about diners claiming to have various allergies. PICKY eaters, dieters and food snobs are claiming to suffer life-threatening allergies so they can demand customised meals at top restaurants. It’s driving chefs mad, but the allergy fakers are also ­accused of something far more …

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Underage party girl’s ultimate walk of shame

A startling government report says about 40% of U.S. full-time college students engaged in binge drinking in the past month. Caron Treatment Centers’ Tammy Granger joins Lunch Break with Tanya Rivero to explain what peers and students’ parents can do to help young people make better choices regarding alcohol and …

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Woman’s horror at revolting drink

The world is going coconuts. Following the popularity of coconut water, a broad spectrum of foods now add coconut oil and coconut flour. WSJ’s Anne-Marie Chaker and Tanya Rivero discuss the popularity of coconut as well as its actual and perceived health benefits. Photo Illustration: Greg Clarke What would you …

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Macca’s crushes snobs with great reply

This McDonalds advertisement is at the centre of an ABS complaint. The Advertising Standards Bureau has sided with McDonalds in its decision over a TV ad for its McCafe coffee. McDONALD’S has had its right to call its coffee “Australia’s most popular” upheld after the advertising watchdog sided with the …

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Could be something gross in your coffee

Faecal bacteria found in the ice at UK coffee shops including Starbucks, Costa, Caffe Nero Starbucks was one of three UK coffee shops chains found to have contaminated ice. Picture: AP Photo/Starbucks. ENJOYING a refreshing cup of coffee right now? If that’s the case than we’re sorry to do this …

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Restaurant shuts after online spat

Good TripAdvisor reviews boost your bookings, while terrible ones can close you down – so how does a bad review actually affect your business? Townsville restaurant and CC’s on Palmer closed overnight and was emptied on the morning of July 13, 2017. A TOWNSVILLE restaurant which was involved in an …

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Australia’s top five burgers

Watch as the crew from Chur Burger Sydney show you their way of making the perfect burger. The Melbourne Madness burger from Easey’s Burgers in Melbourne has a double fried beer battered dim sim together with two beef patties, triple cheese, bacon, several sauces and a double fried potato cake. …

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Review: ‘Bad in almost every way’

Good TripAdvisor reviews boost your bookings, while terrible ones can close you down – so how does a bad review actually affect your business? The giant fortune cookie of white and dark chocolate mousse is Tao’s signature dish. IF YOU think a five star restaurant getting a one star review …

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Coffee in a cone is a thing now

Salt Meats Cheese has introduced coffee in a cone at their Surfers Paradise eatery. Photo by Richard Gosling WOFFEE or coneffee – whatever you want to call it – coffee in a cone is a brewing idea. Salt Meats Cheese in Surfers Paradise has introduced the new hybrid caffeine kick …

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Top 100 Wines: 12 glorious reds

Tony Love’s Top 100 Wines WINE guru Tony Love has revealed his Top 100 Wines — subscribers can read the full liftout in the digital edition. Here’s a look at 12 reds that blew his socks off this year. —– Red can come in many tones, from pink through to …

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