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Hot food: caramel popcorn

Caramel popcorn

At home or as part of a favourite dessert, this snack is popping up everywhere.

Cook | Jill Dupleix | Tue Apr 23 03:00:00 EST 2013

Cooking with quince

What to do with quinces? Brain food.

It's about more than just paste and jam.

Cook | Brain food | Tue Apr 23 03:00:00 EST 2013

Caramel popcorn

Caramel popcorn.

Popcorn has always been popular in both savoury and sweet forms, but caramel popcorn is now turning up as a garnish for everything from chocolate mousse and cheesecake to cupcakes.

Cook | Hot food | Tue Apr 23 03:00:00 EST 2013

Diamonds in the puff

Apple and cherry pies.

Rough puff pastry is simple to make and a great recipe to have in your repertoire.

Cook | Karen Martini | Tue Apr 23 03:00:00 EST 2013

Butter makes it better

Almond croissant - Frank Camorra.

Quality butter is a short cut to extra flavour, bringing the simplest dish to life.

Cook | Frank Camorra | Sat Apr 20 03:00:00 EST 2013

Wonton bites

Wontons with prawn and chilli oil.

Prawn wontons for starters and stir-fried cumin lamb.

Cook | Neil Perry | Sat Apr 20 03:00:01 EST 2013

Fresh: silverbeet recipes

Justin North's cannelloni of silverbeet with burnt butter and parmesan.

With its leaves full of goodness, silverbeet is in the gold-medal class of healthy vegetables, writes Justin North.

Cook | Justin North | Thu Apr 18 14:03:24 EST 2013

Top tips to reduce food waste

Shopping bag with fresh vegetables.

Australia's food is of high quality but too much ends up in the rubbish.

Cook | Simone Egger | Thu Apr 18 13:58:50 EST 2013

Beyond the common grain

Quinoa salad with pumpkin and hazelnuts.

You've heard of quinoa, spelt, chia and buckwheat, here's how to cook with them.

Cook | Arabella Forge | Wed Apr 17 09:00:50 EST 2013

Set for winter

Quince jelly. Caroline Velik QUINCE recipes for Epicure. Photographed by Marina Oliphant. Food preparation and styling by Caroline Velik, jars from Essential Ingredient, MUST CREDIT.

Quinces have a fragrance like no other fruit.

Cook | Robbie Howard | Wed Apr 17 03:00:00 EST 2013

Bols them over

9TH APRIL 2012- FOOD AND WINE- DIANA LAMPE- THE CANBERRA TIMES- PHOTO BY MELISSA ADAMS.
Diana Lampe's version of Heston's spaghetti bolognese.

Ragu bolognese: a dish to keep your kids at home, if that's your desire

Cook | Bryan Martin | Wed Apr 17 03:00:00 EST 2013

Golden oldie

Quinces. Ingredient detail image. Caroline Velik QUINCE recipes for Epicure. Photographed by Marina Oliphant. Food preparation and styling by Caroline Velik.

Quince trees are a good option for Canberra.

Cook | Owen Pidgeon | Wed Apr 17 03:00:00 EST 2013

Slow and tender touch

Vietnamese braised beef with lemongrass and star anise.

Karen Martini's slow-cooked meats and tender braises are perfect for cool autumn nights.

Cook | Karen Martini | Tue Apr 16 03:00:00 EST 2013

The sweetness of salt

Mum's apple pie.

It's a common instruction in many recipes - even baking. What difference does a pinch of salt make?

Cook | Brain food | Tue Apr 16 03:00:00 EST 2013

Hot food: Hibiscus flowers in syrup

Hibiscus flower jelly with cream.

Planting this striking bloom on your party menu is certain to impress guests.

Cook | Hot food | Tue Apr 16 03:00:00 EST 2013

Sticky business: Asian ingredients

Allan Campion at Minh Phat Asian grocery shop in Abbotsford.

Demystifying the Asian store cupboard.

Cook | Roslyn Grundy | Mon Apr 15 13:04:30 EST 2013

DIY marinated olives

Marinated olives.

Olives are a simple and delicious way to get a party started.

Cook | Frank Camorra | Sat Apr 13 03:00:00 EST 2013

A warm welcome

Frank Camorra's marinated olives.

Olives are a simple and delicious way to get a party started.

Cook | Frank Camorra | Sat Apr 13 03:00:00 EST 2013

Crumbs!

Italian apple cake with mascarpone.

There's nothing quite like the satisfying crunch of breadcrumbs.

Cook | Neil Perry | Sat Apr 13 03:00:01 EST 2013

Trick or treat

Chestnuts.

Chestnuts are a seasonal luxury, but they take some work.

Cook | Kirsten Lawson | Fri Apr 12 10:45:07 EST 2013