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Not just a matter of price

Dried pasta shells.

What's the difference between dried pasta in supermarkets and the more expensive stuff in delis?

Cook | Brain food | Tue May 14 03:00:00 EST 2013

Cool change

Lentils, beetroot, apple, grilled salmon.

As winter approaches, it's not compulsory to cook big, heavy braises and the sort of food that makes you sleepy after eating.

Cook | Frank Camorra | Sat May 11 03:00:00 EST 2013

Easy as pie

Rhubarb and almond crumble.

Soup and dessert - simple to make, simply delicious to eat.

Cook | Neil Perry | Sat May 11 03:00:01 EST 2013

Home sweet home

Salted Caramels by Lindsay & Edmunds

Photographer Bindy Welsh has launched a cookbook featuring recipes from Canberra-region chefs.

Cook | Kirsten Lawson | Wed May 08 03:00:00 EST 2013

May day for perfect peas

Owen Pidgeon in the garden good food dinkus

May is a time for reflection about what has worked and what hasn't in the garden this year.

Good Food,Cook | Owen Pidgeon | Wed May 08 03:00:00 EST 2013

Acorn meal not so nuts

Dotori muk, Korean acorn jelly, pic supplied Bestore

Our story about eating acorn meal (Kitchen Garden, March 20) brought some fascinating responses and a link to Korea.

Cook | Susan Parsons | Wed May 08 03:00:00 EST 2013

Colour me mellow

Bryan Martin Paddock to Plate good food dinkus

With winter's imminent arrival, I thought it best to get the hell out of here. I'm in Hawaii and it's 27 degrees.

Cook | Paddock to plate | Wed May 08 03:00:00 EST 2013

Porridge that warms the heart

PULSE 14 March 2013. Chilled Apple Pear and Quinoa Porridge with Raw Almonds from Blood Sugar The Family by Michael Moore. Supplied

It may seem a little weird, but the food trend that's burning through the Twitter-sphere is porridge.

Cook | Debbie Skelton | Wed May 08 03:00:00 EST 2013

The dark side of the spoon: Melbourne's best brownies

Tomboy's nougat brownie.

Brownies - those little bricks of decadence - never seem to fall out of favour. Here are some of Melbourne's best.

Cook,Eat Out | Jane Ormond | Tue May 07 12:02:30 EST 2013

Dig in: Is it OK to eat with your hands in restaurants?

Is it OK to eat with your hands in restaurants?

When it comes to eating with your hands in a restaurants, it's all a matter of context, writes Richard Cornish.

Cook | Brain food | Tue May 07 03:00:00 EST 2013

Marvellous meatballs

Meatballs

An international staple, the ball of meaty goodness is sure to be a hit this winter.

Cook | Hot food | Tue May 07 03:00:00 EST 2013

Answering your vexing culinary questions

Sydney Rock Oysters. SMH Good Living.

This week: shucking oysters, adding salt to bread and eating with your hands at a restaurant.

Cook | Richard Cornish | Tue May 07 03:00:00 EST 2013

Warm ways

Crab samosas.

Like any spice mix or paste, some versions of Garam masala are better than others, and the one you make yourself is always the best.

Cook | Karen Martini | Tue May 07 03:00:00 EST 2013

Kitchen spy: Matthew Evans

Matthew Evans at home.

The food critic-turned Gourmet Farmer shows Stephanie Clifford-Smith inside his kitchen on his Tasmanian farm.

Cook | Kitchen spy | Tue May 07 03:00:00 EST 2013

Home-made spice

Garam masala lamb shoulder.

Like any spice mix or paste, some versions of Garam masala are better than others, and the one you make yourself is always the best.

Cook | Karen Martini | Tue May 07 03:00:00 EST 2013

Mother's Day recipes

Breakfast, lunch, dinner or afternoon tea. There's a recipe she'll love at any hour of the day.

Cook | | Mon May 06 17:01:00 EST 2013

Annabel Langbein's 'Simple Pleasures'

<i>Simple Pleasures</i>, Annabel Langbein.

For: those who count themselves among Annabel Langbein's growing fan base.

Cook | | Mon May 06 12:54:51 EST 2013

A dose of goodness

Chicken with olives and sage.

Give meat dishes a super dose of goodness and a big flavour hit with herbs and vegetables.

Cook | Neil Perry | Sat May 04 03:00:01 EST 2013

Nothing beats beetroot from top of the world

Brett Graham

It's not that Brett Graham isn't grateful about his restaurant being named, again, one of the best in the world. Really, he is.

Cook | Nick Miller | Sat May 04 03:00:00 EST 2013

Bitter-sweet symphony

Frank Camorra's lemon cordial.

When I see orange blossom on the trees in September, I always think ahead to May when fresh, local oranges start to appear in the shops and at markets.

Cook | Frank Camorra | Sat May 04 03:00:00 EST 2013