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Best of buttermilk: what is it, how to use it and the best local producers

Kingfish with buttermilk dressing at Bar Nacional. Image by Richard Cornish, please credit. Copyright, all rights reserved.

Australian chefs are driving a buttermilk-powered resurgence, one course at a time.

Cook | Richard Cornish | Mon Sep 08 14:34:40 EST 2014

Jamon and garlic a taste to treasure

Great partners: Baked whiting with jamon and garlic mayonnaise.

When I arrived in Australia, you couldn't buy jamon. So after seeking advice from fellow local Spaniards, my farther took it upon himself to make his own.

Cook | Frank Camorra | Fri Sep 05 23:45:00 EST 2014

Seafood diet promotes good health

Atlantic salmon

There are many health benefits to be enjoyed from consuming fresh seafood.

Cook | Carla Grossetti | Fri Sep 05 12:01:20 EST 2014

Five ways with apple cider vinegar

Five ways with apple cider vinegar.

Apple cider vinegar is fast-gaining fashion credibility thanks to its health benefits. Arabella Forge shares some easy ways to incorporate it into your daily diet.

Cook | Arabella Forge | Wed Sep 03 07:00:30 EST 2014

Corned brisket beats boring silverside


Why bother purchasing a nitrate-laced product when you can make a wholesome brisket, asks Bryan Martin.

Cook,Food News | Bryan Martin | Tue Sep 02 23:45:00 EST 2014

Producers: a curly tale with Bundarra Berkshires pig farm

Lauren Mathers from Bundarra Pork. To be used for upcoming

Lauren Mathers brings a paddock-to-plate philosophy to pig farming, with delicious results.

Cook | Richard Cornish | Tue Sep 02 03:00:00 EST 2014

Health food: Apple cider vinegar

Apple cider vinegar

Raw, unpasteurised apple cider vinegar is the healthiest vinegar you can put in your body, say health faddists.

Cook | Hot food | Tue Sep 02 03:00:00 EST 2014

Father's way: dads and the recipes they share with their children

Guy Grossi and son Carlo.

With Father's Day coming up this Sunday, we asked food-loving families to share kitchen tips and recipes that have been passed down by men, sometimes for generations.

Cook | Peter Barrett | Tue Sep 02 03:00:00 EST 2014

How do I store fresh herbs?

Fresh basil leaves.

What's the best way to prevent herbs from wilting?

Cook | Brain food | Tue Sep 02 03:00:00 EST 2014

Inside Brent Savage's kitchen

Brent Savage at Yellow. 
Poached eggs in burnt onion consomme

The chef's cutting-edge food often starts with something simple he's made at home.

Cook | Kitchen spy | Tue Sep 02 03:00:00 EST 2014

High tea: New cookbook supports McGrath Foundation

Tea time: This collection of recipes supports the McGrath Foundation.

Make your next afternoon tea special with High Tea, the new cookbook supporting the McGrath Foundation.

Cook | | Tue Sep 02 00:00:00 EST 2014

Salmon bake with orange and fennel

Extremely simple with only 3 main ingredients, dinner is served and it tastes delicious.

Cook | | Mon Sep 01 00:01:35 EST 2014

French classic recipe: How to make steak frites

Bistro Vue's steak frites.

Bistro Vue executive chef Chris Bonello shares his take on Gallic bistro classic steak-frites with Michelle Potts.

Cook | Michelle Potts | Wed Aug 27 17:05:05 EST 2014

Baking: A recipe for making French conversations (tarts)

French baking: Conversations

A 250-year-old French tart is making a comeback via central Victoria.

Cook | Lindy Alexander | Wed Aug 27 11:13:20 EST 2014

How to cook like the French: tips from Guillaume Brahimi and Jacques Reymond

Neil Perry's coq au vin.

From coq au vin to roast chicken with salsa verde, Guillaume Brahimi and Jacques Reymond share their tips.

Cook | Rob Moran | Tue Aug 26 11:40:30 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

What is jitomate?

Seeing red: A Mexican tomato is actually what we would call a tomatillo.

My Mexican recipe calls for jitomate - what is it exactly?

Cook | Brain food | Tue Aug 26 03:00:00 EST 2014

Inside Joost Bakker's kitchen

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 18:  Sustainable designer and garderner Joost Bakker poses for a photo in his kitchen at his Monbulk home on August 18, 2014 in Melbourne, Australia.  (Photo by Luis Ascui/Fairfax Media via Getty Images)

Take a look inside the kitchen of artist, designer and zero-waste king Joost Bakker.

Cook | Kitchen spy | Tue Aug 26 03:00:00 EST 2014

How to make the perfect creme brulee

Creme brulee at C'est Bon, Brisbane.

Tap, tap, tap, crack. Is there any moment more delightful than when the burnt-sugar top of a creme brulee is cracked open?

Cook | Anne-Louise Brown | Fri Aug 22 09:00:40 EST 2014

What do dietitians snack on - and avoid?

Protein balls.

Three dietitians reveal which foods they tuck into between meals - and which ones they avoid.

Cook | Megan Johnston | Thu Aug 21 08:32:48 EST 2014