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The Port Phillip Mussel & Jazz Festival is on its way!

Love seafood? Love love jazz? Wine, beer, cider and sangria? Then this one is for you! Come enjoy the Port Phillip Mussel & Jazz Festival over the labour day long week, which is in March at South Melbourne Market. There will be over five TONNES of molluscs available for munching, while you can [...]

27 February 2017 // 0 Comments


A by-product of being really good at feeding people on a mass scale is the waste creation. It’s the biggest joke in the food game that while some parts of the world is either malnourished or struggling to properly feed themselves, we are guilty of throwing good food straight into the bin. [...]

23 February 2016 // 0 Comments

Agathé Pâtisserie

“Life itself is the proper binge.” ― Julia Child There is nothing closer to heaven than French pastries. Be it the sweet fillings or the decadent crunch, these beautiful pastries are the envy to onlookers. Playing the good game of baking croissants is harder than one thinks. Sure, the quality [...]

16 September 2015 // 0 Comments

Mine Escape!

Words by: Matthew Stephenson Photography provided by Escape Room Melbourne Something terrible has happened. There’s been an explosion. A cryptic, distorted phone message tells you that the mine needs to be evacuated. Now all you have to do is figure out how… And so begins the Mine Escape [...]

19 November 2014 // 0 Comments

DATE NIGHT: food hopping in South Melbourne

Date Night [noun] a prearranged occasion on which an established couple, especially one with children, go for a night out together. A date night, dude night or girls night forges and reconnects pre-existing relationships. It’s a time to distract one-selves from the mounting to-do list or [...]

31 July 2014 // 0 Comments

The St Ali Masterclass

St. Ali is a brand we all love and know and so when they invited The Modern Connoisseur via Brunch Addict to attend their masterclass we couldn’t say no! The theme of the night was ‘fish’ and we were going to different learn ways to prepare salmon as well as how to fillet snapper [...]

17 December 2013 // 0 Comments

A very Smart St. Ali event

Words by Vici Jacobs & Mr LB Photography by: Vici Jocabs & Christian Jensen St. Ali are more than just coffee roasters. They’re brunch meccas located on both sides of the Yarra. Their food is something special, their venues warm and exciting and their coffee perfection. Their roasted [...]

28 November 2013 // 0 Comments


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