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How to make fried rice

Chef Hon Kau Hui shows how to make fried rice.

You can find variations of fried rice - one of the great comfort foods - in every Asian country, and the easy-to-cook and easy-to-eat dish has been adopted enthusiastically around the world.

Cook | Make it easy | Mon Apr 08 06:00:20 EST 2013

Neil Perry's simply rich

Neil Perry's braised chicken with chillies.

A rich sauce, a simple salad ... contrast makes for a perfect partnership.

Cook | Neil Perry | Sat Apr 06 04:00:01 EST 2013

Marvellous meatballs

Pork and veal meatballs with simple tomato sauce.

Every step counts when it comes to making meatballs with bounce.

Cook | Frank Camorra | Sat Apr 06 03:00:00 EST 2013

A Sicilian delight

Caponata.

It's the perfect season for caponata.

Cook | Robbie Howard | Wed Apr 03 03:00:00 EST 2013

Backyard boon

Virginia Meager with her yellow pear tomatoes in the backyard of her Chapman house, Chapman,  Canberra.

Virginia Meager and husband Ben Boyd are renting in Chapman, but their landlords have accommodated their backyard ventures.

Cook | Susan Parsons | Wed Apr 03 03:00:00 EST 2013

Hot food: Vadouvan

Vadouvan spice mix.

Add a touch of France and India to a range of dishes with this aromatic spice mix.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Apr 02 03:00:00 EST 2013

Answering your vexing culinary questions

Replacing barley with other grains?

Brain Food this week: Pearled v unpearled grains, tackling a degustation and freezing bacon.

Cook | Brain food | Tue Apr 02 03:00:00 EST 2013

A pinch of France and India

Vadouvan spice mix.

Add a touch of France and India to a range of dishes with this aromatic spice mix.

Cook | Hot food | Tue Apr 02 03:00:00 EST 2013

Autumn's red gems

Plum, blackberry and hazelnut shortcake.

Blood plums are a great eating fruit but also perfect for cooking.

Cook | Karen Martini | Tue Apr 02 03:00:00 EST 2013

Mix master

King prawn and green pawpaw salad with nam jim dressing

Neil Perry’s sweet and salty king prawn and green pawpaw salad, plus jasmine custard.

Cook | Neil Perry | Sat Mar 30 04:00:01 EST 2013

An appetite for apples

Danish apple cake. Frank Camorra APPLES recipes for Spectrum and Good Food. Photographed by Marina Oliphant. The Sydney Morning Herald. March 8, 2013.

Autumn means apples - in all their glorious variety.

Cook | Frank Camorra | Sat Mar 30 03:00:00 EST 2013

Full of papal goodwill

Bryan Martin Paddock to Plate good food dinkus

It's Easter and us 1.2 billion Catholics are in a good mood since we've got a new Pope.

Cook | Bryan Martin | Wed Mar 27 03:00:00 EST 2013

Easter cake rich in tradition

Lamb-shaped cake.

Avoid the obligatory chocolate overdose and choose a cake that has traditional French significance.

Cook | Debbie Skelton | Wed Mar 27 03:00:00 EST 2013

Brain Food

Vanilla beans should be kept in a small airtight container to avoid over-drying.

This week: Reviving dry vanilla beans, matches for mint and what to do with pears.

Cook | Brain food | Tue Mar 26 03:00:00 EST 2013

Milkshakes make a comeback

Drink up: Double chocolate and peanut butter shake.

The milkshake - a childhood staple - is back, and it's better than ever.

Drink,Cook | Hot food | Tue Mar 26 03:00:00 EST 2013

An Easter feast

Karen Martini 's hot cross buns.

Easter traditions include some pretty good food, if slanted towards the sweet end.

Cook | Karen Martini | Tue Mar 26 03:00:00 EST 2013

Best-ever chocolate recipes

Chocolate macaroons.

Discover and savour goodfood.com.au's favourite cocoa-fuelled treats.

Cook | Sarah McInerney | Tue Mar 26 03:00:00 EST 2013

Answering your vexing culinary questions

Spoon of minted peas.

This week: Uses for mint, reviving dried out vanilla beans, and how to cook with pears.

Cook | Richard Cornish | Tue Mar 26 03:00:00 EST 2013

Kitchen spy: Neil Perry

Neil Perry in his home kitchen.

Despite a life lived largely in high-end restaurants, the chef with the lustrous ponytail still loves simple food.

Cook | Stephanie Clifford-Smith | Tue Mar 26 03:00:00 EST 2013

How to make an Easter egg

Easter eggs.

Ever been tempted to make your own Easter eggs? Pastry chef Kirsten Tibballs shows Jane Holroyd how it's done.

Cook | Make it easy | Mon Mar 25 17:04:20 EST 2013