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.

Salmon and kimchi tacos

Asian tacos

What happens when Mexico collides with Korea and Japan and decides to party? You get the fusion street food the world wanted.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Nov 25 12:34:12 EST 2014

Carrot ice-cream

Carrot ice-cream

Smooth, creamy, irresistible ice-cream that's good for your eyesight - who knew? To serve, scatter with walnuts, serve with walnut or carrot cake, or scoop into waffle cones.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Nov 18 10:22:57 EST 2014

Zucchini spaghetti

Zucchini spaghetti

This "spaghetti" is made from zucchini, extruded through a vegetable spiraliser into long, curling strands of raw vegetable goodness.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Nov 11 09:39:28 EST 2014

Banana bread with salted caramel

Banana bread with salted caramel.

This cafe favourite is deservedly popular. You can toast it and serve for brunch with cultured butter, or (as in this recipe) serve as dessert with ice-cream and salted caramel.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Nov 04 09:24:48 EST 2014

Chia and coconut yoghurt

Crunchy like poppy seeds when dry, and slippery like sago when they have absorbed up to 10 times their volume in liquid, chia seeds are gluten-free power bombs of protein, omega-3 fatty acids and...

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Oct 28 11:04:22 EST 2014

Health food: Chia seeds

These little power bombs of protein have been hailed as a superfood, and are versatile enough to be used at breakfast or in desserts.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Oct 28 00:00:00 EST 2014

Oven-roasted spicy chickpeas

Spicy chickpeas are the new crisp and crunchy snack of choice, leaving olives and nuts in the shade.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Oct 21 10:49:52 EST 2014

Health Food: Spicy roasted chickpeas

Whether pan-fried, deep-fried or oven-roasted, spicy chickpeas are the new snack of choice.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Oct 21 00:00:00 EST 2014

Carrot-top pesto

Carrot-top pesto.

This is a great (and tasty) way to reduce food waste. Don't throw those carrot tops away next time you buy or pick a bunch.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Oct 14 10:57:48 EST 2014

Tuna poke with rice crackers

Poke (pronounced pok-kay) is a Japanese-influenced Hawaiian dish of raw ahi tuna, traditionally served chopped and tossed with the local limu (seaweed) and ground kukui (candlenuts).

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Oct 14 09:13:35 EST 2014

Spoilt tomato sugo

This recipe is a great way of using up tomatoes that are a little past their prime and is a great base for many types of dishes including pasta, beans, fish and chicken.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Mon Oct 13 14:05:50 EST 2014

Spice-rubbed flank steak

Skirt steak.

Chefs are embracing this top-value, flavour-packed ''forgotten cut''. Here's how you can too.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Oct 07 11:54:14 EST 2014

Cranberry, oat and almond energy bars

Energy bars

Energy bars, granola bars, breakfast bars, protein slices, oat bars, nutrition bars, sports bars, muesli slices...

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Sep 30 14:29:02 EST 2014

Duck schnitzel


The real secret to that golden crispness is Japanese panko, super-crisp bread that is flaked, rather than crumbed, available from Japanese stores and bigger supermarkets.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Sep 23 12:02:08 EST 2014

Cashew cream (sweet or savoury)

Cashew nut cream.

This is the new babe on the tables of people who have enough milk, cream and mayo in their lives. Salted and spiced, it's used as you would hummus, aioli or tahini - as a dip, spread on grilled...

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Sep 16 13:07:38 EST 2014

Salt-baked beets


The humble beet is the latest recipient of the salt-baked craze. The ruby-red baubles that emerge from this cooking process are the most intensely fruity, earthy beetroot ever.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Sep 09 08:52:08 EST 2014

Apple, celery and walnut salad with apple cider vinaigrette

Apple, celery and walnut salad.

Apple cider vinegar makes this crisp, crunchy and creamy salad a refreshing sidekick to a simple grill.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Mon Sep 01 14:06:43 EST 2014

Miso chawanmushi with smoked trout (savoury Japanese custard)

Gossamer-light: Steamed Japanese custard.

Savoury custard is just like sweet set custard, only savoury. Japan has its delicate, gossamer-light steamed chawanmushi (egg, soy and dashi stock, literally ''steamed in a teacup''), China has its...

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Wed Aug 27 08:37:35 EST 2014

Hot food: Savoury custard

Gossamer-light: Steamed Japanese custard.

What is it? Savoury custard is just like sweet set custard, only savoury. Japan has its delicate, gossamer-light steamed chawanmushi (egg, soy and dashi stock, literally ''steamed in a teacup''),...

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Aug 26 03:00:00 EST 2014

Broccoli stem noodles with snow peas and Japanese dressing

Broccoli stem noodles.

Yes people, it's time to Save Our Stalks, Steam Our Stems and Serve Our Shoots. Broccoli stems, in particular, are deliciously tender, and many people (including my mother) actually prefer them to...

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Wed Aug 20 11:28:29 EST 2014