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List love: perfect foods for winter

List love: perfect foods for winter

Winter has officially started in Australia, and while this may mean that the long days in beer gardens, lounging around in summer dresses or shorts and thongs are over, it does mean that the time has come to snuggle indoors with big glasses of red wine, some DVDs, and some delicious comfort food. Here are … Continue reading

Thrice cooked chips: one time too many?

Thrice cooked chips: one time too many?

Has anyone else noticed the prolific rise in the “thrice cooked chip”? This little bad boy is usually cooked three ways by par boiling, deep frying, and then deep frying again just to make sure it’s really done. Allegedly, this produces a “near perfect” chip – fluffy on the inside and crispy and tasty on … Continue reading

Crispy three veg

Crispy three veg

The last time I cooked steak was on my BBQ when I still lived in Oz. In 2007. Not because I don’t like steak, but because I adore steak – and with no BBQs to hand in London, I want it to be melt in the mouth restaurant perfect instead of out of my pan … Continue reading

List love: starchy carbohydrates

List love: starchy carbohydrates

Is it just us, or have you too on occasion turned your dinner party conversation to a debate on what the best carb is? Of course, it’s a bit of a two-pronged debate encompassing not only what the best carb is, but also what defines best – is it versatility, taste, widespread usage? Whatever you might decide, … Continue reading