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How to make a vegie burger

Vegie burger.

Good vegetarian burgers can be difficult to find. Even patties that win points for flavour can lose their appeal when they fall apart and turn to burger sludge on your plate at the pub.

Cook | Make it easy | Wed Mar 20 06:00:50 EST 2013

Good Friday pie

Good Friday fish pie.

Fish pie is a comforting British dish that is topped with creamy mashed potatoes.

Cook | Diana Lampe | Wed Mar 20 03:00:00 EST 2013

Hot sauce of happiness

Hot sauce.

There's no need to break out in a sweat on which hot sauce to choose – we've scoured the shelves for the best.

Cook | Kate Gibbs | Tue Mar 19 09:12:50 EST 2013

Answering your vexing culinary questions

Meyer lemons

This week: How do you remove the wax on lemons?

Cook | Richard Cornish | Tue Mar 19 03:00:00 EST 2013

Kitchen spy: Margaret Fulton

Margaret Fulton's favourite items.

One of Australia's best-known food writers, Margaret Fulton, gives Stephanie Clifford-Smith a tour of her kitchen.

Cook | Kitchen spy | Tue Mar 19 03:00:00 EST 2013

Answering your culinary questions

Meyer lemons

This week: Removing wax from waxed lemons and two custard questions.

Cook | Brain food | Tue Mar 19 03:00:00 EST 2013

Melted moments

Chocolate sponge with chantilly cream, chocolate sauce and candied macadamia nuts.

It's almost Easter and time to get into the swing of things with some chocolate-laced recipes.

Cook | Karen Martini | Tue Mar 19 03:00:00 EST 2013

Lessons from the masters

The Age/SMH. Epicure . Karen Martini dinkus.Pic Simon schluter 18 September 2012.

The world's top kitchen talent share their culinary wit and wisdom.

Cook | Terry Durack, Roslyn Grundy, Lisa Hudson and Janne Apelgren | Tue Mar 19 03:00:00 EST 2013

The fried green tomato burger

Green tomatoes have a tangy, lightly-pickled quality.

The unique flavour of this deep south delicacy is making its way Down Under.

Cook | Hot food | Tue Mar 19 03:00:00 EST 2013

How to make butter

How to make butter at home.

Butter is one of the easiest kitchen staples to make at home.

Cook | Make it easy | Mon Mar 18 14:51:00 EST 2013

A guide to meat-substitutes

Meat substitutes: Arabella Forge gives the lowdown.

Remember "I can't believe it's not bacon"? Times have changed in the world of meat substitutes.

Cook | Arabella Forge | Mon Mar 18 07:00:00 EST 2013

Pleased to meet you, and meat to please you

SH. (right) Journaliast Tim Barlass with Victor Churchill at a butcher class for story on increased number of people learning to cut up their own meat. Photo Edwina Pickles. 5th Mar 2013

Celebrity chef Marco Pierre White hails the pig's trotter as the best dish in the world and says he'd choose it as his last meal on earth.

Cook | Tim Barlass | Sun Mar 17 03:00:00 EST 2013

Hearty Italian-style stew

Neil Perry's almond biscuits.

You'll want to wolf down this hearty Italian-style braise.

Cook | Neil Perry | Sat Mar 16 04:00:01 EST 2013

Back to pizza basics

Frank Camorra whips up a couple of pizzas.

Chef Frank Camorra reveals the secret to a crispy crust.

Cook | Frank Camorra | Sat Mar 16 03:00:00 EST 2013

Quail of a time

Bryan Martin Paddock to Plate good food dinkus

Methinks I love you a little too much, little fluttering bird that is not quite game but so much more than mini-poultry.

Cook | Paddock to plate | Wed Mar 13 03:00:00 EST 2013

Nuts for cake

Kate McKay walnuts and walnut cake


Walnut trees provide a vast amount of shade, and let the sun into the vegetable garden in the winter.

Cook | Kate McKay | Wed Mar 13 03:00:00 EST 2013

An exotic take on an Aussie staple

Fried haloumi with white cabbage, date and green chilli salad.

Haloumi is great for frying but it also has lots of other cooking applications and works brilliantly in salads.

Cook | Karen Martini | Tue Mar 12 03:00:00 EST 2013

Asparagus of the sea

Samphire is often called the asparagus of the sea.

Native succulent samphire has a saltwater tang that teams perfectly with fish.

Cook | Hot food | Tue Mar 12 03:00:00 EST 2013

Why rice can be risky

Fried rice.

Richard Cornish answers your culinary questions. This week: can cooked rice be kept and eaten later?

Cook | Brain food | Tue Mar 12 03:00:00 EST 2013

Over easy

Sunday dinner eggs.

Eggs and mushies aren't just for brekkie - they can also form the basis for a simple, hearty evening meal.

Cook | Neil Perry | Sat Mar 09 09:53:04 EST 2013