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Let them eat cake: Gluten-free baking

Peanut butter pikelets.

The words "gluten-free" need not mean and end to delicious baking forays. Arabella Forge on her favourite flours and binding agents (including peanut butter).

Cook | Arabella Forge | Mon Jul 08 16:48:50 EST 2013

Oasis found

Stuffed dates.

Spice up the midweek menu with a feast of Middle Eastern flavours.

Cook | Neil Perry | Sat Jul 06 03:00:01 EST 2013

Keeping afternoon munch time under control

Banana and cashew nut bread.

The clock ticks around to 4pm and the stampede to the vending machine begins. The chocolate wrappers crinkle and the chip packets pop. It's the familiar symphony of the late afternoon munchies.

Cook | Tara Diversi | Wed Jul 03 14:53:20 EST 2013

Light and cheesy choux

Cheese puff by Robbie Howard.

It was the packaging that caught my eye as I browsed the cheese counter, and thought I will have to take this home.

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

The magic of truffle time

Kipflers. Photo: David Reist.

The frost is tingling the toes as you dance around at 4am trying to round up your pig that is trying to get into the house.

Cook | Bryan Martin | Wed Jul 03 03:00:00 EST 2013

Roll up, roll up

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The Canberra Environment Centre is holding a couple of very popular food workshops this month

Cook | Morsels | Tue Jul 02 13:35:07 EST 2013

Hot food: Gumbo

Good Food. Hot Food. July 2 Prawn and Okra gumbo.July 9 Duckfat potatoesPhoto: Edwina Pickles. 25th June 2013.

A combination of West African, French, Spanish, German and native Choctaw influences, gumbo is a real melting pot in action.

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

When to throw out potatoes

Pile of freshly harvested Kestrel potatoes.

Green-potato poisoning is not common but not unheard of.

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

Time to sniff out the fancy fungus

Black magic: Flavours and aromas vary between regions.

The aromatic, seasonal delicacy can elevate everyday dishes into something special.

Cook | Jane Holroyd | Tue Jul 02 03:00:00 EST 2013

Good v bad: navigating the supermarket aisle

Natural selection: Fresh, unsweetened foods and liquids should dominate your shopping list (left) over processed, seed oil- and sugar-loaded treats, conveniences and condiments.

Ten ways to change your shopping list that could help you live longer.

Cook | David Gillespie | Tue Jul 02 03:00:00 EST 2013

Sunshine on your plate

Rustic-style ratatouille.

Ratatouille is a great full-flavoured dish for winter and one of Karen Martini's favourite ways of eating Mediterranean vegetables.

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

Back to your roots


Celeriac is the root of the celery bulb and offers a deep celery-like flavour and perfume along with extreme versatility.

Cook | Justin North | Mon Jul 01 16:11:49 EST 2013

Life of brine

Camorra salt cod recipe
Credit: Marina Oliphant

Salt cod is a staple of Mediterranean cookery and, as a preserved food, was integral to many a great maritime discovery.

Cook | Frank Camorra | Mon Jul 01 10:30:52 EST 2013

Baked fish 'n chips


Neil Perry's winter version of fish and chips.

Cook | Neil Perry | Mon Jul 01 10:14:01 EST 2013

Five of a kind: Fermented foods

Kim Chi

Originally designed to preserve foods, the ancient art of fermentation brings a taste of something special.

Cook | Richard Cornish | Sat Jun 29 03:00:00 EST 2013

A gourmet date with tradition

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Liptauer is a tasty cottage cheese spread that is a popular snack with rye bread.

Cook | Diana Lampe | Wed Jun 26 03:00:00 EST 2013

A shoulder to try on the family

Lamb shoulder and harissa.  For Bryan Martin's column June 26. Photo: David Reist.

Lamb shoulder gives you lots of hidden treasures and plenty of connective tissue.

Cook | Bryan Martin | Wed Jun 26 03:00:00 EST 2013

Hot food: Roasted bone marrow

Roasted bone marrow.

Rich in fat, flavour and texture, this timeless dish is updated to produce a deeply satisfying treat.

Cook | Hot food | Tue Jun 25 03:00:00 EST 2013

Winter warmers

Chicken, leek and mushroom pie.

This is a fairly traditional pie, old-fashioned even, but delicious, creamy and rich.

Cook | Karen Martini | Tue Jun 25 03:00:00 EST 2013

Looking good, practically speaking

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A move away from industrial-looking and polished galley kitchens has given way to smaller, more considered spaces, says Cameron Krone of Smith & Carmody design studio.

Cook | Carli Ratcliff | Tue Jun 25 03:00:00 EST 2013