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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

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

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

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

Health food: Stalks and stems

Broccoli stem noodles.

Broccoli stems are deliciously tender, and many people actually prefer them to the florets.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Aug 19 03:00:00 EST 2014

What's the difference between cream of tartar, baking soda and baking powder?

Baking soda

They're all white powders used in the cooking process - so what's the difference?

Cook | Brain food | Tue Aug 19 03:00:00 EST 2014

A dinner party for $30? Top chefs show you how to cook for a crowd on the cheap

Tofu entree

Too broke to eat out? Three chefs have sorted the menu, so round up the gang for a frugal feast at your place.

Cook | Ruby Lohman | Tue Aug 19 03:00:00 EST 2014

Kitchen spy: Henry Wagons

Henry Wagons, musician and BBQ-lover at home for Epicure's Kitchen Spy. 	
6th August 2014. Photo by Jason South

Touring the US ignited musician and TV presenter Henry Wagons' passion for food.

Cook | Peter Barrett | Tue Aug 19 03:00:00 EST 2014

Dan Hong's dinner party menu: $40 for six people

Dan Hong's chilled tofu.

Dan Hong's Asian-themed menu is full of bold flavours and textures and versatile ingredients.

Cook | | Tue Aug 19 00:01:00 EST 2014

Dave Verheul's dinner party menu: $30 for six people

Raw bonito, lemon, sesame and watercress.

A clever menu with zesty lemon and raw seafood, the comfort of slow cooking and a visually impressive parfait.

Cook | | Tue Aug 19 00:01:15 EST 2014

Philippa Sibley's dinner party menu: $50 for six people

Philippa Sibley's $50 dinner party.

Sibley celebrates in-season produce with a light and elegant menu.

Cook | | Tue Aug 19 00:01:00 EST 2014

How to cook on a budget: Serina Huang's tips and tricks

Fish of the day: A bowl of haddock, leek and spinach risotto.

Canberra food blogger explains why she cooks frugally and shares her money-saving secrets.

Cook | Serina Huang | Tue Aug 19 00:00:00 EST 2014

Recipes for cooking on a budget with Kate McKay

Tania’s lentils

Kate McKay shares three dishes that taste great and won't hurt the back pocket.

Cook | Kate McKay | Tue Aug 19 00:00:00 EST 2014

Kale fails as a superfood

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A sceptical Bryan Martin investigates the latest so-called "superfood".

Cook | Paddock to plate | Tue Aug 19 00:00:00 EST 2014

A guide to mustard

Mustard

Whether it's daubed on sausages, smeared on a pastrami on rye or splodged on burgers, mustard can bring even the dullest dish come to life.

Cook | Callan Boys | Mon Aug 18 14:35:38 EST 2014

Peace in Middle East? Solution is roast lamb with harissa

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An Israeli and a Palestinian who work together to run restaurants set an excellent example to follow, writes Bryan Martin.

Cook | Paddock to plate | Tue Aug 12 23:45:00 EST 2014

How to make naan bread: Tips and a naan recipe from Sneh Roy

Sneh Roy: How to make naan bread.

In India, naan is actually a rare-occassion treat rather than the ubiquitous accompaniment to curries recognised in the West. Blogger Sneh Roy gives her tips on making the perfect naan bread.

Cook | Rob Moran | Tue Aug 12 14:01:40 EST 2014

Hot food: Jacket potatoes

Baked potato, prawns and lemon mayo.

Ye olde baked potatoes are simple, nourishing and now they've gone gourmet.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Aug 12 03:00:00 EST 2014