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Frank Camorra's Andalucian lamb burger, pickled turnips and watercress

Be careful not to dislocate your jaw while trying to eat this monster!

Whip up a red-blooded dressing to create a classic with extra flair.

Cook | Frank Camorra | Sat May 17 03:00:00 EST 2014

Papas sisters find healthy paleo alternative

Merrymaker Sisters

Using social media as their weapon, the Papas sisters are trying to make the world a healthier place, one recipe at a time.

Cook | Jil Hogan | Thu May 15 11:04:54 EST 2014

Canberra's chestnuts have cracking appeal


It is chestnut season and Diana Lampe has two wonderful recipes to share.

Cook | Diana Lampe | Thu May 15 09:31:45 EST 2014

New-wave porridge

Porridge recipes.

Porridge is undergoing a revival - albeit with a superfood facelift.

Cook | Arabella Forge | Wed May 14 16:48:50 EST 2014

Picking mushrooms the safest way


Wild mushrooms and freshly picked chestnuts inspired Bryan Martin to think of late autumn pie.

Cook | Paddock to plate | Wed May 14 03:00:00 EST 2014

Growing pecans in Canberra isn't nutty


This variety of nut has been growing in Australia for more than 150 years and is worth the effort locally.

Cook | Owen Pidgeon | Wed May 14 03:00:00 EST 2014

Hot food: Faux roe


What are they? Caviar pearls are small pearls of gel that add punchy pops of flavour to your food. Two very different techniques are popular.

Cook | Hot food | Tue May 13 03:00:00 EST 2014

Beyond bok choy

Traditional: Soy-braised chicken with bok choy and lotus root.

These days, Australians are well acquainted with soy sauce, bok choy and curry paste. Take your pantry a step further with this shortlist of lesser-known Asian ingredients.

Cook | Alecia Wood | Tue May 13 03:00:00 EST 2014

Coconut milk and coconut cream: what's the difference?

What is the difference between coconut cream and milk?

One is good to fry curry pastes. The other should be added to the curry later.

Cook | Brain food | Tue May 13 03:00:00 EST 2014

Know your spuds

Duck fat potatoes.

Mash, fry or bake: how to make the most out of everyone's favourite tuber.

Cook | Cathy Gowdie | Tue May 13 03:00:00 EST 2014

Inside Ita Buttrose's kitchen

Ita Buttrose.

Media commentator and cookbook author Ita Buttrose shows us what's in her kitchen cupboards.

Cook | Kitchen spy | Tue May 13 03:00:00 EST 2014

Indian cooking lightens up

Light and herby: Quinoa and chickpea salad.

Anjum Anand stands in a test kitchen in Alexandria, stirring, tasting, adding a pinch of cumin, a dash of mustard-coloured turmeric, and then stirring again.

Cook | Carla Grossetti | Tue May 13 03:00:00 EST 2014

Neil Perry's slow-braised shoulder of lamb

Slow-braised shoulder of lamb.

I love this method of cooking lamb. It develops a deep, rich flavour and melts in the mouth.

Cook | Neil Perry | Tue May 13 03:00:00 EST 2014

Neil Perry's Korean seafood stew and stir-fried beef with cucumber

Neil Perry's stir-fried beef with cucumber.

Seoul'd out: A staple of Korean cuisine ramps up a seafood hotpot and a stir-fry.

Cook | Neil Perry | Sat May 10 03:00:01 EST 2014

Frank Camorra's pear and hazelnut cake

Pear and hazelnut cake.

A fruit that complements savoury flavours opens up a world of taste combinations.

Cook | Frank Camorra | Sat May 10 03:00:00 EST 2014

Five of a kind: Unusual spices


Not so long ago, the Moroccan spice mix ras el hanout may have included hashish.

Cook | Lauren Wambach | Sat May 10 03:00:00 EST 2014

Olive harvest a time to plant


If you dream of producing your own olive oil, remember that it takes at least 5 kilograms of olives to make a litre.

Cook | Owen Pidgeon | Wed May 07 03:00:00 EST 2014

Jelly express going full steam ahead


I have come across lots of excellent jelly-making fruit lately, which led to a bout of steaming frenzy.

Cook | Kate McKay | Wed May 07 03:00:00 EST 2014

How to make caviar with humble mullet roe


Who needs salmon eggs, when there is the option of a rustic, ghetto caviar which is very easy to make.

Cook | Paddock to plate | Wed May 07 03:00:00 EST 2014

Mum's the word in the kitchen

Pancakes with dulce de leche.

Preparing breakfast in bed is a great way to nurture a budding cook.

Cook | Justine Costigan | Tue May 06 14:30:00 EST 2014