Making friends with the family that owns my local Canberra greengrocer – Ziggy’s Fresh – has been one of the unexpected foodie highlights of my year.
Even though it’s now autumn, I’m still savouring summer tastes while the warmth lingers. This Sriracha Prawn Noodle Salad is an easy please.
My antipodean foodies, you needn’t be daunted nor should you refrain. Roaring fires, plane tickets and even Christmas music are not required to enjoy the chestnut!
Some time ago I subdued my neuroses and decided that a few cheat options in the pantry is ok. Nay, bloody awesome. Thanks to a couple jars of pasta sauce and some pesto, these meatballs will take you more than five minutes but are finished well before you might be saying “I give up, pass me the wine”.
Instagram is filled with people getting free stuff. Recently, I was delighted to be one of those people. Even more delightful that the brand doing the giving was one I have been praising for ages: Mutti.
Even if you’ve been hiding under a lettuce leaf somewhere, I’m pretty sure you’ve noticed an increasing trend in serving whole meals in bowls. Rice bowls, quinoa bowls, poké bowls, smoothie bowls. Heck, soon they’ll be serving soup in bowls!
I spent too much of my life making mediocre stir fry. Admitting it is hard. Here are my three tips to stir fry supremacy and my favourite recipe.
For me, the idea that polenta is somehow ‘cool’ or ‘fancy’ is a bit like if you heard that in Mongolia, fine dining restaurants serve rissoles with gravy.
Long have the zucchini gods frowned upon me… until this year. I’m finally in da club.
Mid November, I could devour a Ferrero Rocher. But come January, I physically can’t put another one in my mouth. At Christmas I counted eleven boxes given to our family as a collective. That’s too many. What are we supposed to do with all of these?