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Poh Ling Yeow's gluten-free baking recipes

Gluten-free chocolate and hazelnut cookies.

Poh Ling Yeow's shares two gluten-free baking recipes from her new cookbook.

Cook | | Wed Jun 25 15:58:20 EST 2014

Immunity-boosting chicken soup

Cold-busting chicken soup.

Of all the folk remedies for fighting a head cold, a hearty bowl of chicken soup has to be the winner. Add these ingredients to turn folklore into reality.

Cook | Arabella Forge | Wed Jun 25 09:00:30 EST 2014

Should I use cheap or expensive wine in my cooking?

Should I use cheap or expensive wine in cooking?

Richard Cornish puts three different wines to the test, ranging in price from $3.99 to $70.

Cook | Brain food | Tue Jun 24 03:00:00 EST 2014

Raspberry-studded pumpkin pie

Pumpkin pie

Dig out your pie pans and try this delectable winter warmer. It's a comforting dish bursting with pumpkin, warming spices and hints of vanilla on a crunchy nut base.

Cook | | Tue Jun 24 03:00:00 EST 2014

Soba noodles with shredded vegetables and ginger-shallot sauce


Soba noodles are a great ingredient to keep in your pantry for those, ''I don't know what to eat'' days.

Cook | | Tue Jun 24 03:00:00 EST 2014

Native produce the original superfoods


Australian food scientist Vic Cherikoff says eating traditional Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander foods connects a dish to the land and gives it meaning and context.

Cook | Carla Grossetti | Tue Jun 24 03:00:00 EST 2014

Healthy recipe books big on taste


The burgeoning category of healthy cookbooks is expanding in line with Australians' waistlines and is a predictable response to the nation's ranking as one of the fattest countries in the developed...

Cook | Carla Grossetti | Tue Jun 24 03:00:00 EST 2014

A guide to finding food in your own backyard


Good Food's guide to finding wild food in your own backyard.

Cook | Callan Boys | Tue Jun 24 03:00:00 EST 2014

Hot food: Maple bacon

Hot Food.
Maple Bacon.

What is it? It's 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...

Cook | Hot food | Tue Jun 24 03:00:00 EST 2014

Kitchen Spy: Anthony Musarra

Story by: Peter Barrett

After a tumultuous year, it's no wonder Anthony Musarra likes to keep it simple at home.

Cook | Pete Barrett | Tue Jun 24 03:00:00 EST 2014

Neil Perry's Chinese-spiced ribs and fragrant prawns

Food thumb

Cook it slow or wok it up fast - either way, an exotic bouquet of spices will bring these dishes to life.

Cook | Neil Perry | Sat Jun 21 03:00:01 EST 2014

Marco Pierre White's top tips for home cooks

Beef cheeks.

From how to cook the perfect steak to why we fry onions, Marco Pierre White shares some cooking wisdom.

Cook | Mary-Jane Daffy | Thu Jun 19 10:54:30 EST 2014

Crostini to ease the winter blues

Prosciutto crostini.

Crostini make great entrees and are essential to an antipasti platter. Emiko Davies shares three lovely recipes.

Cook | Emiko Davies | Thu Jun 19 10:45:49 EST 2014

Fourth of July in Canberra: Smoque chef's hot tips

Southern fried chicken and watermelon.

Grant Kells plans classic southern-fried chicken and beverages for Independence Day, writes Natasha Rudra.

Cook | Natasha Rudra | Wed Jun 18 16:50:35 EST 2014

Frank Camorra's lunchbox recipes: muesli slice and potato tortilla

Apricot and molasses muesli slice.

Keeping school snacks interesting is a challenge, so try these two favourites.

Cook | Frank Camorra | Tue Jun 17 10:38:31 EST 2014

Do I need to salt my eggplant before cooking?

Eggplant dip.

Does salting eggplant reduce bitterness or does it serve another purpose?

Cook | Brain food | Tue Jun 17 03:00:00 EST 2014

Retro baking on the rise

Jack of Harts

When Margaret Fulton bakes a sponge cake, she says she becomes absorbed in the comfort of childhood.

Cook | Carla Grossetti | Tue Jun 17 03:00:00 EST 2014

Coconut oil: paleo superfood or health fad?

Shoku Iku in Northcote.

It's hailed as the new wonder oil, but why isn't everyone sold on this superfood?

Cook | Arabella Forge | Tue Jun 17 03:00:00 EST 2014

Hot Food: Rhubarb rice pudding recipe


What is it? It looks like rose-pink celery, but Rheum rhabarbarum is a perennial plant related to sorrel and buckwheat, at its peak in late autumn and early winter.

Cook | Hot food | Tue Jun 17 03:00:00 EST 2014

Neil Perry's beef tagine with fried cauliflower

Beef tagine with fried cauliflower. Photograph by William Meppem

This lovely little Moroccan-inspired combination needs nothing more than a bowl of cous cous or perhaps some rice on the side.

Cook | Neil Perry | Tue Jun 17 03:00:00 EST 2014