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The inner west has a plant-based restaurant showcasing Italian flavours, Winsor Dobbin reports. Don Fred is a recent arrival on King Street, Newtown, that offers dishes designed for vegans and vegetarians. Don Fred’s owners says it offers a 100% plant-based menu, while still showcasing authentic Italian flavours. The design is based on a classic 1970s Paninoteca Bar in New York with design choices including burnt [...]

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Wine with Winsor

February 1, 2024

Wines that are well balanced and food friendly are always popular. Wine writer Winsor Dobbin selects some of his favourite current releases. Juicy red Turkey Flat 2023 Evolution GrenacheIf you like your reds fresh, fruity, […]

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Giveaway: How to have sex

February 16, 2024

It’s supposed to be the best summer ever. Tara, Skye and Em touch down on the Greek party resort of Malia for the vacation to end all vacations, the girls trip every British teenager ticks […]


A new taste of Italy

February 16, 2024

By Winsor Dobbin Balmain residents have a new restaurant to visit – one with an Italian accent. Secolo Balmain, an inner west version of a much-loved Italian restaurant and bar, recently opened inside The Exchange […]

Travel with Winsor

Local treats; global destinations

February 1, 2024

From a trip down the coast and a Hunter festival to experiences around the world, travel editor Winsor Dobbin looks at what is news. A weekend venue for all the family Melanie Horner used to […]