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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

When should I throw out my plastic microwave containers?


Plastic containers may be convenient for reheating food in the microwave but watch out for signs of wear and tear.

Cook | Brain food | Tue Aug 05 03:00:00 EST 2014

Potato salad with duck confit

Frank Camorra's potato salad.

What do the words 'potato salad' mean to you? They make me think of a big bowl of firm white cubes slathered in mayonnaise served at a barbecue but the version I make is much tastier.

Cook | Frank Camorra | Fri Aug 01 23:45:00 EST 2014

Instant noodles put to the taste test

Instant noodles put to the test.

They're loved by students and budget cooks everywhere - but do instant noodles pass the taste test?

Cook | Callan Boys | Thu Jul 31 09:54:03 EST 2014

Spoil your soil, reap the benefits

THE KEY INGREDIENT: Organic matter is the lifeblood for living creatures in the soil.

Now is the time to feed the earth as mid-winter tightens its grip on your garden soil.

Cook | Owen Pidgeon | Wed Jul 30 00:15:00 EST 2014

What is creme fraiche?

Cultured: French toast with berry compote and creme fraiche.

How is this thick and spreadable cream different from sour cream?

Cook | Brain food | Tue Jul 29 03:00:00 EST 2014

Kitchen Spy: fitness coach and former Ironman Guy Leech

Fitness coach and former Ironman Guy Leech in the kitchen of his Curl Curl home in Sydney. For Kitchen Spy
17th July 2014
Photo: Janie Barrett

Take a look inside the pantry and kitchen of fitness coach and Ironman Guy Leech.

Cook | Peter Barrett | Tue Jul 29 03:00:00 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

Truffle hunting at Terra Preta in Braidwood


Emiko Davies hunts the rare delicacy in Braidwood and makes a simple pasta dish and semifreddo with the spoils.

Cook | Emiko Davies | Tue Jul 29 00:00:00 EST 2014

Brasserie Bread's wholemeal loaf recipe

Home baked Wholemeal loaf from Brasserie Bread. To be used for upcoming Epicure/Good Food cover story by Nola James.

This wholemeal loaf is easy for home bakers and full of goodness.

Cook | Sofia Levin | Mon Jul 28 13:18:46 EST 2014

How to make Yorkshire puddings

Yorkshire puddings.

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

How to make almond milk

Almond milk recipe.

Remember when the only choice in milk at a cafe was skinny or full-cream dairy? These days soy milk provides a widespread alternative, but all of a sudden almond milk is on the menu - providing a...

Cook | Arabella Forge | Tue Jul 22 07:23:30 EST 2014

Inside Gary Mehigan's kitchen

Gary Mehigan

MasterChef judge, cookbook author and chef Gary Mehigan shows Nicole Bittar around his home kitchen.

Cook | Nicole Bittar | Tue Jul 22 03:00:00 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

Do frozen vegetables contain more nutrients than fresh?

Peas say it ain't so... Could frozen vegetables really be healthier?

They might be convenient but are vegies straight from the freezer any healthier than fresh?

Cook | Richard Cornish | Tue Jul 22 03:00:00 EST 2014

Dan Lepard's gluten-free Turkish delight tahini bar

Turkish delight Tahini Bar, neil perry, william meppem

Rose pairs beautifully with chocolate, as the bitter edge of cocoa just cools the floral notes of the rose.

Cook | Dan Lepard | Tue Jul 22 03:00:00 EST 2014

Five of a kind: Melbourne food tours

The Little Saigon Market, Footscray.

Five of the best foodie treks around the city.

Cook | Veda Gilbert | Fri Jul 18 17:06:35 EST 2014

Kitchen Spy: Rishi Desai


The former MasterChef contestant Rishi Desai, of Queanbeyan, lets us look inside his kitchen.

Cook | Natasha Rudra | Wed Jul 16 09:00:54 EST 2014

How to make the perfect salt-and-pepper squid


Ideal as a starter or snack, it's easy to make this spicy and crisp dish at home.

Cook | Ruby Lohman | Tue Jul 15 03:00:00 EST 2014

Seven easy steps to becoming a better cook

Good Food, William Meppem

Simple tips and tricks to sharpen your kitchen skills.

Cook | Larissa Dubecki | Tue Jul 15 03:00:00 EST 2014