Last Updated: December 21, 2014

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Asparagus and mint coleslaw

THIS week’s column is about to set the record straight.

Recipe of the Week

Barbecue chicken wings

Barbecue chicken wings
THESE barbecue chicken wings are perfect of a summer holiday catch-up with friends.

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Cardamom cooking

CL Food
CARDAMOM is one of the crown jewels of the spice world.

Christmas slice

 Food - CSIRO Christmas fruit mince slice.
THIS easy Christmas slice has just six ingredients and will be a sure crowd pleaser.

Cooking with figs

CL Food
FIGS are one of the true joys of the warmer months.

Taste test Best mince pies revealed

Mince pies taste test
FOOD critics munching on Christmas fruit mince pies have rated some of the cheapest on the market as best buys.

Lemon treacle tart

Sydney Taste restaurant review
THIS zesty lemon treacle tart has a unique flavour, created with the combination of lemon marmalade, golden syrup and cream.

How to cook with cinnamon

CL Food
CINNAMON is one of the world’s most widely used spices.

Chicken dinner

Chicken dinner
TRY this simple recipe for a delicious chicken dinner.

How to make lamb salad

CL Food
THERE’S no excuse for not including salad in your diet any time of the year.

Bad to good Taste sensation in the pink

Taste sensation in the pink
A MURRAY River company is surfing a gastronomic wave by mining the river’s most feared ingredient, salt.

How to cook consummate cauli

CL Food
GOOD old reliable cauliflower — it’s one of those vegetables that you either love of hate.

Exclusive Cane toads on the menu

Cane Toad
A CANE toad invasion pushing south towards Sydney could be halted by adding the ugly critters to restaurant menus.

Chilled carrot cupcakes and treats

Jeremy Vincent CL Food
CARROTS are one of the most common vegetables around.

How to cook roast lamb

Jeremy Vincent CL Food
YOU may have cooked lamb on many occasions but still find cooking a whole leg intimidating.

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.

Make your own chocolate bites

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

FlippinÂ’ 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.
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More grain off road

 Grain Corp. Ouyen. Loading a grain train. Josh Landon from Ouyen.

AN extra one million tonnes of grain in GrainCorp storages has been transported by rail during the past year.

GT hoe in blitz at Bathurst

GT hoe in blitz at Bathurst

THE JCB GT backhoe was recently crowned the fastest digger after reaching speeds of more than 116km/h.

Jingles keeps trucking

JINGLES: Graeme Neal aka 'Jingles' Livestock carrier from Swan Reach.

OWNING 14 trucks in 73 years might seem like a lot to some but to Jingles Neal it’s not nearly enough.