Good Food - Jill Dupleix

Jill Dupleix

Food writer

One of Australia's best known food writers, Jill Dupleix is a long-time restaurant reviewer, reporter and recipe columnist for The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age. Jill was the food editor of The Times in London for six years, and is the author of 16 cookbooks.

Hot food: Jacket potatoes

Baked potato, prawns and lemon mayo.

Ye olde baked potatoes are simple, nourishing and now they've gone gourmet.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Aug 12 03:00:00 EST 2014

Indian-spiced cauliflower rice

Cauliflower rice

The darling of the paleo, low-carb, vegan, gluten-free set, cauliflower "rice" is raw cauliflower whizzed in a food processor until reduced to a rubble, then gently pan-fried, steamed, blanched in...

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Aug 05 14:03:11 EST 2014

Spice Temple

Spice Temple

This high-end yum cha is clearly not your average Canto bun-fight.

Eat Out | Jill Dupleix | Tue Aug 05 10:18:02 EST 2014

Health food: Cauliflower rice - Q&A with LA chef and creator Benjamin Ford

Cauliflower rice

What is it? It's cauliflower turned into ''rice'', and it's the darling of the paleo, low-carb, vegan, gluten-free set.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Aug 05 03:00:00 EST 2014

Sticky sherry cake with muscatels

Sticky sherry cake.

Meet the new sticky toffee pudding - sticky sherry cake. Pedro Ximenez is a rich, treacly dessert sherry, traditionally produced in the Spanish region of Montilla-Moriles in Andalucia.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Jul 29 13:33:05 EST 2014

Hot food: Pedro Ximenez

Sherry cake

What is it? A rich, treacly dessert sherry, traditionally produced in the Spanish region of Montilla-Moriles in Andalucia.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Jul 29 03:00:00 EST 2014

Beer-steamed mussels with chorizo

Beer-steamed mussels.

Beer-steaming probably dates back to the 10th or 11th century when the clean, low-alcohol beer produced in monasteries was a safer alternative to the local water supply.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Jul 22 09:45:42 EST 2014

Hot food: Beer-steaming

Beer steam

Beer-steaming is back due to our overwhelming thirst for all things craft-brewed.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Jul 22 03:00:00 EST 2014

Miso cod with sesame greens

Miso cod

Fish marinated in miso (fermented soy bean paste) and grilled or baked has been the signature dish of Japanese chef Nobu Matsuhisa since 1987.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Jul 15 13:29:38 EST 2014

Hot food: Miso cod

Miso cod

What is it? Saikyo yaki, or fish marinated in miso (fermented soy bean paste) and grilled or baked. It has been the signature dish of Japanese chef Nobu Matsuhisa since 1987 and is the favourite dish...

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Jul 15 03:00:00 EST 2014

Quinoa porridge

Jill Dupleix's quinoa porridge.

Quinoa porridge is a high-protein, gluten-free and low-GI alternative to other breakfasts and is appearing on more and more cafe menus to accommodate those who want a wheat-free start to the day...

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Jul 08 13:09:07 EST 2014

Hot food: Quinoa porridge

Quinoa

What is it? It's the new porridge, made with the tiny, grain-like seeds of the goosefoot plant, traditionally grown in the Andes and known by the Incans as ''the mother of all grains''.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Jul 08 03:00:00 EST 2014

Kale chips

Kale chips

They're crisp, green, salty, taste freakily like salted potato crisps - and they're made from kale, a member of the cabbage family renowned for its high nutrients and celebrity status.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Jul 01 15:57:57 EST 2014

Chinta Kechil

Chinta

Simon Goh has always thought big. He built the Chinta Ria restaurant empire out of his love for the street food of his Malaysian childhood. Now, he's thinking small.

Eat Out | Jill Dupleix | Tue Jul 01 12:44:18 EST 2014

Hot food: Kale chips

Kale

Don't eat them because they're healthy. Eat them because they're delicious.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Jul 01 03:00:00 EST 2014

Sriracha maple bacon with avocado toast

Maple bacon

Bacon, doused in maple syrup and baked in the oven until crisp... You wouldn't think it would be so remarkable, but the combination of treacly sweetness and salty savouriness is alarmingly good.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Wed Jun 25 12:39:17 EST 2014

Rice pudding with rhubarb

Rhubarb

Chefs are loving rhubarb right now. When buying, look for crisp, upright stalks with a good vibrant colour and trim off any leaves.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Wed Jun 18 10:24:00 EST 2014

Honey-roasted Jerusalem artichokes

Honey-roasted Jerusalem artichokes.

Jerusalem artichokes the knobbly little tuber of a type of sunflower. They're easy to roast until nuttily soft inside and crisp outside and slice and pan-fry into spectacular crisps.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Jun 10 11:58:17 EST 2014

Goat ragu with red wine

Goat ragu

In Australia, young milk-fed goat is marketed as capretto, and more mature (weaned) goat as chevon. Goat meat is the most widely eaten meat in the world, and while Australia exports far more than it...

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Wed Jun 04 10:54:43 EST 2014

The Incinerator

Incinerator

This spot no longer spits out smoke and ashes but French toast with caramelised banana and coconut yoghurt instead.

Eat Out | Jill Dupleix | Tue Jun 03 10:42:37 EST 2014