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Countdown To Christmas

There’s no doubt that being in charge of Christmas lunch can be a stressful task. It requires more than just a few good recipes; it needs a road map. But our foolproof planning guide will have you cruising through the big day with ease and style! 3-4 days ahead Make ... more

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Cooking conversions

Use this helpful guide to find baking and cooking conversions between metric, imperial and US cup measures. Convert carefully For most home cooks, an extra gram or two of an ingredient won’t make much of a difference. Once you start working with larger quantities, however, precision counts: an incorrect measurement ... more

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A Comprehensive Guide to Lentils

Lentils are definitely one of my favorite vegetarian proteins. They’re unprocessed, they’re quicker to make than dried beans (no soaking required!), and they just have a nice, earthy flavor that works so well in a variety of dishes. One of my go-to easy lunches is a bowl full of lentils ... more

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A Guide to Chillies

It pays to know your peppers. This gallery guide will help you identify common chilli varieties. more

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Handy Conversion Guide

Handy Conversions Precise measurements can be vital to cooking and baking success. Keep our essential guide handy for all weights and measures you might need. If using a fan-forced oven, your cooking time may be a little quicker, so start checking your food a little earlier. *These conversions have been ... more

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Kitchen Survival Guide

You open the cookbook and see a recipe title or a photo that tempts your tastebuds. Then you start to read the recipe, realize the preparation is more difficult than you first thought, and put the book back on the shelf. Sound Familiar? Well here’s a simple guide to help ... more

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