Grubs Guide to November 2017

There is so much wine to drink and so much food to eat this month. In this list, Grub has put together something of a “how-to guide”, to help you eat and drink your way through November.

Bali Comes to Sydney // Sun 5th

A super interesting collaboration between popular Bali beach club, Ku De Ta and Lumi dining is taking place this weekend. Bringing you a 9-course degustation is the team of executive chef Benjamin Cross and Head Chef Stephen Moore as well as Lumi Dining chef, Federico Zanellato.  For more information on what to expect, click the link below:

Food Justice in the City: Toward a Just and Sustainable Food System // Thurs 9th

Asking some pertinent questions of consumption and our relationship with food, this lecture asks: How can we build fairer urban food systems in the face of growing climate challenges? Considering all the stresses on our environment and the rate at which the population has grown and eat maybe its something to think about. For more information click the link below:

Vino Paradiso // Sat & Sun 18-19th

Two days, and over 50,000 visitors expected, Vino Paradiso is going to take over the rocks. Promising to be bigger and better than last year, Vino Paradiso is featuring over 100 exhibitor stalls, representing 20 Australian Wine Regions, with 50 wineries showcasing over 500 wines.  There will also be food on offer, with exciting collaborations from Black Star Pastry x The Rocks Brewing Co, Burgers by Josh x Young Henry’s and Simmone Logue x Torbreck Wine. The best part is that it’s free to enter, but you will need to buy your Paradiso currency beforehand. To prepare click the link:

Rootstock // Sat & Sun 25-26th

Rootstock is Australia’s premiere food and wine event that is fixated on celebrating everything that is raw, natural and indigenous to our great country. With over 200 natural wines from all over the world being presented, Rootstock gives you unprecedented access to growers, winemakers as well as some of Australia’s most innovative chef’s.  Food from the likes of Jock Zonfrillo (Restaurant Orana, Bistro Blackwood), Kylie Kwong (Billy Kwong), Monty Koludrovic (Icebergs Dining Room and Bar), David Moyle (LongSong) and Fratelli Paradiso x 10 William St. For information and how to book, click:

Four Pillars Gin Revue // Wed 29th

With the entire wine event’s that are going on around the city, you might feel like switching it up a bit.  Four Pillars have just the event for you, with their inaugural, Christmas gin revue. What does that entail you’re probably asking? On Wednesday 29th of November, Hubert is hosting Four Pillars, as they receive limited edition bottles of Christmas Gin, Christmas Carols being sung, and while chief distiller Cameron Mackenzie runs you through the nuances of the range.  Canapes and cocktails will be made in collaboration with Hubert, as well as a goody bag to get home (the best part). For more information click: