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With a mix of Irish and Italian heritage, baker Odette Martini has the best of both worlds at Christmas.
Cook | Make it easy | Tue Nov 18 14:41:28 EST 2014
Ever wanted to make your own fresh pasta? Justine Costigan gets the word on foolproof home-made pasta from an expert.
Cook | Make it easy | Mon Oct 27 15:16:30 EST 2014
Get the roast ready! Here's how to make golden, puffy and crisp Yorkshire puddings with a soft, chewy centre.
Cook | Make it easy | Wed Jul 23 18:04:09 EST 2014
You've never had a real hot chocolate until you've experienced it in the Italian way.
Cook | Make it easy | Thu Jun 26 07:00:30 EST 2014
Dainty finger sandwiches are a fixture of afternoon tea. The Hotel Windsor's Joel Alderson shares a recipe, and his tips for making perfectly uniform, fluffy and light ribbon sandwiches.
Cook | Make it easy | Thu May 22 07:09:40 EST 2014
Home-made custard, served warm with a steamed pudding, jam roly-poly or apple pie is one of the great comfort foods.
Cook | Make it easy | Tue Apr 08 12:15:30 EST 2014
Giovanni Pilu and Marilyn Annecchini make passata every summer - enough for two and a half families for a whole year. They share their tips and a recipe with Justine Costigan.
Cook | Make it easy | Thu Feb 27 16:42:30 EST 2014
Nahji Chu's rise is quite an Australian story. Here she shares her tips for making her prized product.
Cook | Make it easy | Thu Oct 17 07:00:10 EST 2013
A great dessert for beginner cooks, there's little that can go wrong with chocolate mousse. Better still, the recipe only takes 15 minutes.
Cook | Make it easy | Tue Sep 03 10:43:20 EST 2013
Guy Grossi shares his souffle making tips and recipe with Justine Costigan.
Cook | Make it easy | Mon Jun 24 17:22:50 EST 2013
Cooking meat by slowly turning it over hot coals is a method of roasting that's both ancient and universal.
Cook | Make it easy | Thu Jun 06 14:12:20 EST 2013
You can find variations of fried rice - one of the great comfort foods - in every Asian country, and the easy-to-cook and easy-to-eat dish has been adopted enthusiastically around the world.
Cook | Make it easy | Mon Apr 08 06:00:20 EST 2013
Ever been tempted to make your own Easter eggs? Pastry chef Kirsten Tibballs shows Jane Holroyd how it's done.
Cook | Make it easy | Mon Mar 25 17:04:20 EST 2013
Learn how to make Hokey Pokey ice-cream, a New Zealand favourite.
Drink,Cook,Food Travel | Make it easy | Fri Mar 22 15:17:50 EST 2013
Good vegetarian burgers can be difficult to find. Even patties that win points for flavour can lose their appeal when they fall apart and turn to burger sludge on your plate at the pub.
Cook | Make it easy | Wed Mar 20 06:00:50 EST 2013
Butter is one of the easiest kitchen staples to make at home.
Cook | Make it easy | Mon Mar 18 14:51:00 EST 2013
Champion barista Caleb Podhaczky, a roaster for Five Senses, shares his wisdom on making cafe-quality espresso at home with Jane Holroyd.
Cook | Make it easy | Mon Mar 04 10:45:40 EST 2013
Chef Tony Tan tells Roslyn Grundy it would be madness not to have a wok in the kitchen.
Cook | Make it easy | Mon Feb 04 10:33:00 EST 2013
The first rule of pav club is fear not the pav, says Rob Kabboord, from Melbourne's Merricote restaurant. He shares his tips and a recipe with Roslyn Grundy.
Cook | Make it easy | Wed Jan 23 22:06:50 EST 2013
The French have always understood the perfection of a simple green salad with a classic vinaigrette.
Cook | Make it easy | Mon Jan 07 08:00:00 EST 2013