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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Korean cookbook: A twist on the traditional

Korean cookbook: A twist on the traditional.

For: the adventurous cook (or - hint, hint - the cook who could broaden her repertoire).

Cook | | Thu May 02 17:26:13 EST 2013

How to boil an egg

<i>How to Boil an egg</i>, Rose Carrarini.

For: the cook who needs to master the basics.

Cook | | Thu May 02 16:55:13 EST 2013

STREAT Cookbook

STREAT cookbook: recipes and stories.

For: the gold-hearted mum.

Cook | | Thu May 02 16:55:24 EST 2013

Toscano's family table

<i>Toscano's Family Table</i>, Joanne Toscano.

For: the fresh-produce loving cook.

Cook | | Thu May 02 16:55:17 EST 2013

Cookbooks for Mother's Day

Cook books.

Publishers go gangbusters in the lead-up to Mother's Day. We've scoured the offerings to find one that suits every mum.

Cook | Jane Holroyd | Thu May 02 12:01:20 EST 2013

Use your noodle: A guide to noodles

Chow mien style pork  with cabbage, peas & hokkien noodles.

We seek expert help to sort through the oodles of Asian noodles available.

Cook | Mary-Jane Daffy | Thu May 02 10:00:20 EST 2013

Silverbeet made irresistible

Food & Wine: Vegie Kitchen, Polpettone di bietole (silver beet and potato pie). 8 April 2013 Canberra Times photo by Jeffrey Chan

Give leafy greens the Italian treatment with these recipes.

Cook | Diana Lampe | Wed May 01 03:00:00 EST 2013