Last Updated: October 26, 2014

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Make your own chocolate bites

ALMONDS are one of the great assets of the kitchen, used in both sweet and savoury cooking.

Recipe of the Week

Lemon butter

 Ingredients used to make the Matt Moran Lemon butter.
I HAVE been making this recipe from a special grandma for more than 40 years.

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Heinz recalls canned beetroot

 03/05/2007: 03/05/2007: 21 Dec 2005 Golden Circle cannery - New equipment in the high speed packing plant PicBruce/Long conv...
HJ Heinz has recalled Golden Circle Beetroot Slices due to the potential for microbial growth.

Flippin’ heck Australian pancake recipe goes viral

Australian pancake recipe goes viral
AN AUSSIE pancake recipe has gone viral in the most unexpected way.

Make your own tahini

Jeremy Vincent CL Food
TAHINI, or sesame seed paste, is a staple of Middle Eastern and Mediterranean cooking.

Bake it to make it

Jeremy Vincent CL Food
RICOTTA is an Italian curd cheese. Made from whey, it is traditionally a byproduct of making cheeses such as mozzarella.

What to eat for breakfast

Jeremy Vincent CL Food
BREAKFAST can be a rushed affair during the week.

How to cook rhubarb

Jeremy Vincent CL Food
DURING winter I regularly added some stewed rhubarb to my daily breakfast cereal.

A blast from the parsley

Jeremy Vincent CL Food
ONE of the most versatile herbs used in cooking is parsley.

The icing on the cake

Jeremy Vincent CL Food
I WAS looking in the kitchen cupboard the other week and discovered six different kinds of vinegar.

Lamb a spring delight

Food Pics
LAMB is a family favourite for many households and spring lamb is a popular option.

Asparagus season closes in

Food Pics
ASPARAGUS comes into its own during the spring-summer months.

Celebrity chef Koutsantonis rallies behind Beer

Food Manufacturing
SOUTH Australian Treasurer Tom Koutsantonis has come to Maggie Beer’s support.

Fix up the leek

Food Pics
EVERYONE has probably heard of the soup resulting in the combination of leek and potato.

Okra out of Africa

Food Pics
OKRA is one of those vegetables you might see in a store but not understand what you can do with it.

Chicken/lamb/beef curry

Chicken/lamb/beef curry
TRY this versatile curry recipe which can be adapted to either chicken, lamb or beef.

The main squeeze

Food Pics
AVAILABLE year round, the versatile lemon can be found in kitchens throughout the world.

Roy roams into Sheepvention

 Commercial Hotel chef Roy Treves, Hamilton. By KATE DOWLER.
HAMILTON beats Paris as a place to live, according to 25-year-old chef Roy Treves.

Tasty curry tuna bake

Tasty curry tuna bake
TRY this delicious recipe for tasty curry tuna bake, a perfect winter warmer.

Cooking with coconut milk

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COCONUT milk is a pantry staple that adds richness and luxury to everything it touches.

FOOD Fish of the day

Food Pics
LIKE steak, fish can be tricky in the kitchen, and for some cooks the chances of ruination are high.

Glorious grains

Food Pics
THERE are many tricks to making the perfect risotto.

Fried cauli can be jolly

Food Pics
CAULIFLOWER is around all year and it can be classed as one of those vegetables you love or hate.

Slice the perfect snack

Food Pics
ONE of my most vivid travel memories was a stop at a simple roadside home during a visit to Egypt.

Food A moist, tender treat

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HEALTHY pork fillet is one of my all-time favourites in the kitchen.

Oat and raisin cookies

oats
TRY this recipe for oat and raisin cookies, sent in by R. Thompson, of Gawler.

Food Warm winter oatmeal

Food Pics
WITH the change of seasons, there comes change in our lifestyle and our health, too.

Warm, wet weather Hills are alive with mushrooms

Picking Mushrooms
MUSHROOM lovers are spoiled for choice this winter, with abundant yields to feast on including the  “king of mushrooms”, the Porcini.

Beer apologises for false pig claims

Saskia Beer with her Barossa Farm Produce now available in the city at the Adelaide Showground Farmers Market at Wayville Pic...
UPDATE: Maggie Beer’s daughter, Saskia, has apologised to consumers for providing false information about her pig products.

Denmark's pasties best in Australia

Denmark’s pasties best in Australia
WA’s Denmark Bakery has beaten more than 200 bakeries in Australia to have its gourment creations named the best in the country.

How to cook the perfect steak

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COOKING the perfect steak can be a challenge. It’s not complicated, but there are so many small contributing factors.
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Gippsland train chaos

A V-Line Velocity train, (Fast Train), crosses the Barwon Heads road at Marshall.

UPDATE: Gippsland train services to be thrown into disarray during the height of next month’s election.

Boy aged 11 kills rare albino deer

Boy aged 11 kills rare albino deer

THIS is the photo of an 11-year-old boy who has just shot dead the rare buck while out hunting with his dad.

Case mid-sized tractor updated

Case mid-sized tractor updated

CASE IH has hit the 100hp market with its new Farmall C mid-size tractor range.

Mont De Lancey is a treasure

Mont De Lancey

SURROUNDED by orchards, Mont De Lancey homestead sits snugly in a postcard-perfect landscape.

Editor’s Letter: October 2014

 Natalee Ward. Weekly Times. HWT staff.

THE Weekly Times held its first FORUM last month, a day for farmers to get together and hear from some successful producers and marketing gurus on how to build a strong business brand.