Hear it from Eve Strop

Hear it from Eve Strop

Style’s nose, eyes and ears, Eve Strop, updates you on the latest musings, news and gossip of the week (June 26, 2015).

By Eve Strop | 26th June 2015

New, new, new… This week is all about the newest Brisbane opens, eats and beauty treats.

What you may know and what you may not know…

New dishes:

  • A different sort of 'Hot Mess' can be found in the Valley this winter and it’s at Dutch Courage Officer's Mess on Alfred Street. The Hot Mess is a fried chicken dish topped with salty pretzels, sweet chocolate sauce and a spicy kick and is priced at $20 every day of the week or $24 with a glass of wine Sunday to Thursday.
Hot Mess, Dutch Courage Officer's Mess

Hot Mess, Dutch Courage Officer's Mess

  • A Japanese favourite hits James Street this winter, with Gerard’s bar announcing this week to offer delicious, steamy ramen every Wednesday from 3pm. It’s made in-house and can be paired with traditional warm Sake!

New venues:

  • A new Alehouse and Kitchen is opening in July on Edward Street, showcasing a European menu with Australian brewed beers. Keep an eye out for Mr Edwards Alehouse & Kitchen.
  •  A new Brisbane underground venue opens next week, welcoming the return of the bootleg era and the taboo of the speakeasy. Prohibition, has three separate spaces, with a focus on classic cocktails, hard liquor, attentive service and in the coming months, an elite line-up of international headline DJs and post-concert after parties.

New in beauty…

  • You know how relaxing a bath can be, right? Well imagine floating in a relaxing environment on your lunch break or after a stressful day, for a truly unique (and quirky) health and wellbeing experience. Just Float, opens on Queen Street on July 1 and offers people the chance to immerse themselves in a float tank where the water temperature is constantly maintained at skin temperature, losing the sense of where your body ends and the water begins.

OVERHEARD:

“ I better not try Heroin because I know I’m going to love it too much after trying those surgery drugs.”
Feel free to send me any gossip you may have – I’ll kindly read it all!

Check in with my column next week for more!

xox Eve

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Article by Eve Strop

Eve Strop is a contributor for Style Magazines. A socialite at heart, she’s always at the hottest events and is up-to-date on the happenings of Brisbane. She loves a good exclusive and juicy gossip, with oversharing being one of her greatest pastimes. Her drink of choice is an espresso martini and she can’t leave the house without at least three shades of lipstick.

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