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Winter warmers: a cold-weather survival guide

Roasted root vegetable soup with cinnamon and ginger.

Kick back and savour the season with 27 simple ideas and recipes guaranteed to warm home and heart.

Cook | Dani Valent | Tue Jun 04 03:00:00 EST 2013

Hot food: Mac and cheese

Jill Dupleix's macaroni and cheese.

What was once Sunday night tea is now an individual serving on some of the hippest tables in town.

Cook | Hot food | Tue Jun 04 03:00:00 EST 2013

Making a meal of the morning

Grilled mushrooms with haloumi and tahini.

Three very different breakfast recipes to get your day off to a good start, especially in the colder months.

Cook | Karen Martini | Tue Jun 04 03:00:00 EST 2013

Tender v flavour: what matters most in a steak?

Wagyu steak with mushrooms and lemon.

Tender steak is the lollywater of the meat world, writes Richard Cornish. It's flavour we should be seeking instead.

Cook | Brain food | Tue Jun 04 03:00:00 EST 2013

Making a meal of the morning

Scrambled curried tofu with spinach and peas.

Three very different breakfast recipes to get your day off to a good start, especially in the colder months.

Cook | Karen Martini | Tue Jun 04 03:00:00 EST 2013

Winter wishlist

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There's no need for heaters when you have these wooden beauties for warmth ...

Cook | Sarah Wormwell | Mon Jun 03 17:24:32 EST 2013

From land and sea

Braised wagyu in home-made XO chilli sauce.

Surf and turf: Get the best of both worlds with these Asian-inspired mains by Neil Perry.

Cook | Neil Perry | Sat Jun 01 03:05:01 EST 2013

Five of a kind: Japanese sauces

Chicken yakitori and beer is a great combo.

Teamed with seaweed, salad greens and chicken gizzards, these condiments capture the flavours of the east.

Cook | Richard Cornish | Sat Jun 01 03:00:00 EST 2013

This little piggy

Frank Camorra recipe.

Pork is king in Spain. The sweet meat from these fantastic animals is such a delight to cook. The flavour is so adaptable, from Asian dishes to salami, jamon to roast rack with incredible crispy...

Cook | Frank Camorra | Sat Jun 01 03:00:00 EST 2013

That old chestnut

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Chestnuts are nutritious, low in fat and high in fibre.

Cook | Diana Lampe | Tue May 28 14:31:00 EST 2013

Heart-warmers: making the most of chestnuts

Chestnut pancakes with ricotta and honey

You've probably sung about them roasting on an open fire. But have you ever cooked with them? Here's all you need to know about chestnuts.

Cook | Jane Holroyd | Tue May 28 07:00:12 EST 2013

The way we'll cook

Jill Dupleix predicts there will be more baking.

Eating in will mirror eating out, while everything old will become new again.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue May 28 03:00:00 EST 2013

It's only a matter of time

Deluxe shepherd's pie.

Here are two classic dishes that give rich results from time well spent.

Cook | Karen Martini | Tue May 28 03:00:00 EST 2013

Hot food: Crisp-roast brussels sprouts

Crisp-roasted brussels sprouts.

A less-than-popular vegie is winning friends with a fresh, funky approach.

Cook | Hot food | Tue May 28 03:00:00 EST 2013

Kitchen spy: Guillaume Brahimi

Guillaume Brahimi at his home kitchen in Vaucluse.

The Paris-born chef shows Stephanie Clifford-Smith inside his dream-like home kitchen in Vaucluse.

Cook | Kitchen spy | Tue May 28 03:00:00 EST 2013

How to cook a chicken schnitzel (properly)

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Here's how to ensure the crumbs are golden and the meat cooked through.

Cook | Brain food | Tue May 28 03:00:00 EST 2013

Five ways with chestnuts

Chestnuts: Five recipe ideas.

Love the taste of chestnuts, but not sure what to do with the autumn harvest? Five recipes from chef Steve Manfredi.

Cook | Steve Manfredi | Tue May 28 00:00:00 EST 2013

Simple recipes, complex flavours

Simple pistachio ice-cream.

Transport the tastebuds with these gorgeous recipes: only the flavours are complex.

Cook | Neil Perry | Sat May 25 03:00:01 EST 2013

Rolled gold

Choc-banana cheesecake with Anzac base.

Oats are not just for making porridge. Even if that's the only thing you like to do with them, it is best to use raw rolled oats, as quick oats are pre-steamed, which means they lose some of their...

Cook | Frank Camorra | Sat May 25 03:00:00 EST 2013

Treasure chests

Diana Lampe vegetarian kitchen good food dinkus

In chestnut season, there's nothing for it but immersion.

Cook | Diana Lampe | Wed May 22 03:00:00 EST 2013