From a Team That’s Cooked at Some of Melbourne’s Top Eateries, Vex Dining Is a Clever New Veg-Forward Wine Bar for Westgarth
23 Dec 2020
Food & Drink In the sunlight-filled dining room, or under the fairy light-studded lemon tree out back, order smoky-sweet turnips, brown butter fish and boozy amaro sorbet by two former Neighbourhood Wine and Bar Romantica head chefs who shun “huge amounts of protein”.
Food & Drink
What Makes NZ Wine So Good (and Which Region Does What)
15 Jan 2021
Food & Drink Our neighbours across the Tasman are blessed with some incredible climates and conditions for growing wine. In partnership with State of Light wine, we chat with Lagoon Dining sommelier Ben Skipper to find out what’s in the water over there.
Art & Design
Give Your Couch a Makeover With Hommey, A New Aussie Label Making Chic, Affordable Cushions in 161 Styles
13 Jan 2021
Art & Design When he couldn’t find the perfect cushions for his new apartment, Justin Kestelman started getting them made himself. Now you can get round watermelon-hued boucle pillows, olive-toned velvet bolsters, buttery linen squares and more for your home.
Luxury Hotel W Melbourne Opens Next Month, With a New Restaurant From Coda’s Adam D’Sylva and a “Cocoon-Like” Cocktail Bar With a Secret Entrance
13 Jan 2021
Travel The bold new hotel will have 294 guest rooms, including a presidential suite with a 40-square-metre balcony overlooking the Yarra. There’ll also be an intimate, 30-seat Japanese diner; an all-in-one cafe, wine bar and deli; and more.