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Frank Camorra's fig-stuffed pork loin and a nutty grilled chicken

Grilled chicken with pomegranate and pistachio.

Cooking fruit with meat is a fantastic way to lighten a dish, as the acids in the fruit help balance the meat's richness.

Cook | Frank Camorra | Sat Dec 07 03:00:00 EST 2013

Cooking with quinoa

Quinoa and red rice salad with spicy cauliflower and black lentils.

All you need to know about this high protein seed; why all the fuss, cooking tips and recipes from chefs.

Cook | Jane Holroyd | Thu Dec 05 10:21:50 EST 2013

Ross Dobson's vegetarian barbecue recipes


Forget the faux-sausages and look to Indian, Middle Eastern and Asian cuisines for inspiration.

Cook | Alex Rowe | Wed Dec 04 14:29:31 EST 2013

Recipes from Moving Out ... Eating In

Crunchy bread, tomato and basil salad, from Moving Out ... Eating In.

Moving Out ... Eating In, by Elizabeth Hewson, Roc-Hin, $34.95.

Christmas Feasts,Cook | Elizabeth Hewson | Wed Dec 04 10:05:37 EST 2013

Brownies recipe from The Blue Ducks

Extract: The Blue Ducks.

The Blue Ducks, Mark LaBrooy and Darren Robertson, Pan MacMillan, $40.

Christmas Feasts,Cook | Mark LaBrooy and Darren Robertson | Tue Dec 03 09:55:40 EST 2013

Recipes from Leiths How to Cook

Extract: Leiths How To Cook.

This fillet of beef en croute is a stunning dinner party dish.

Christmas Feasts,Cook | | Tue Dec 03 09:49:41 EST 2013

Recipes from Karen Martini's Everyday

Everyday, by Karen Martini, Pan MacMillan Australia, $40.

Christmas Feasts,Cook | | Tue Dec 03 09:43:20 EST 2013

Recipes from Neil Perry's Simply Good Food

Simply Good Food, by Neil Perry, Murdoch Books, $49.99.

Christmas Feasts,Cook | Neil Perry | Tue Dec 03 09:17:40 EST 2013

Recipes from The Gentle Art of Preserving

Extract: The Gentle Art of Preserving.

Ever wondered how to make gravlax? This simple recipe will get you started.

Christmas Feasts,Cook | Katie and Giancarlo Caldesi | Tue Dec 03 08:52:23 EST 2013

Recipes from Philippa Sibley's New Classics

Extract: New Classics by Philippa Sibley.

New Classics, by Philippa Sibley, Hardie Grant Books, $49.95.

Christmas Feasts,Cook | Philippa Sibley | Tue Dec 03 08:43:00 EST 2013

Gelato recipe from Gelato Messina

Extract: Gelato Messina.

Fior di Latte is the foundation for all gelato recipes. Gelato Messina shares its recipe.

Christmas Feasts,Cook | Nick Palumbo | Tue Dec 03 08:31:52 EST 2013

Recipes from Rodney Dunn's The Agrarian Kitchen

Extract: The Agrarian Kitchen by Rodney Dunn.

The Agrarian Kitchen, by Rodney Dunn, Lantern (Penguin), $59.99.

Christmas Feasts,Cook | Rodney Dunn | Tue Dec 03 08:18:50 EST 2013

Recipes from Guy Grossi's Love Italy

Guy Grossi's strawberry cannoli, from Love Italy.

Guy Grossi shares his recipes for crunchy herb-crusted lamb cutlets, and strawberry mousse cannoli.

Christmas Feasts,Cook | Guy Grossi | Tue Dec 03 08:00:20 EST 2013

Recipes from Luke Nguyen's The Food of Vietnam

Lemongrass and chilli chicken from The Food of Vietnam.

The Food of Vietnam, by Luke Nguyen, Hardie Grant, $69.95.

Christmas Feasts,Cook | Luke Nguyen | Tue Dec 03 07:38:10 EST 2013

From the heart: Christmas gift recipes

Gold almond praline.

Making little edible gifts at Christmas adds a personal touch, these small tokens will make anyone smile.

Christmas Feasts,Cook | Karen Martini | Tue Dec 03 03:00:00 EST 2013

Do-it-yourself guacamole


Take a crush course in Mexican this summer and make your own zesty guacamole.

Cook | Hot food | Tue Dec 03 03:00:00 EST 2013

The great cookbook roadtest

Cookbooks review for Christmas.

From novices to kitchen know-it-alls, there's a cookbook for every Christmas stocking this year.

Christmas Feasts,Cook | | Tue Dec 03 03:00:00 EST 2013

Unsalted butter: does it make a difference in cooking?

Orange yoghurt syrup cake.

Every salted butter is different, which is why recipes often call for the unsalted variety but then ask for salt to be added.

Cook | Brain food | Tue Dec 03 03:00:00 EST 2013

Donna Hay's New Classics

Donna Hay's <i>New Classics</i>.

The cookbook author and magazine editor shares two recipes from her latest release.

Cook | Donna Hay | Mon Dec 02 14:17:50 EST 2013

Christmas 2013: top picks for mince pies

Louisa Morris Cakes

Plump, sweet fruit plus spices and a crumbly shortcrust pasty is what the panel was looking for.

Christmas Feasts,Cook | Richard Cornish | Mon Dec 02 13:40:15 EST 2013