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Top 5 tasks in the garden to welcome december fresh ideas

The NZ garden in June

Here are some great June garden tips, including planting your garlic (pointy bit facing up)... 1. Sow peas and sugar snaps (and sweet peas for...
Fresh FYI: Buckwheat fresh ideas

Fresh FYI: Buckwheat

Let's look at so-called superfoods and what they are all about! What is buckwheat? Many people think that buckwheat is a cereal grain, but it...
Late may garden tasks fresh ideas

Late May garden tasks

It is all about getting that garden ready for garlic, broad beans and asparagus planting. Here are four tasks to tackle in your home vege...

Fresh FYI – Chestnuts

It’s chestnut season. This year the season opened a little late and closes early May. Chestnuts are a very healthy food with high levels...

Hungarian food

Though Hungary may be little, their food is fierce. Read on to discover 32 Hungarian foods the whole world should know and love. These...

Fresh FYI: Pineapple Sage

As the name implies, Pineapple Sage is a sage herb but with a pineapple flavour and smell. Try Pineapple Sage with your usual sage...

Cooking with wine

Some foodies won't cook unless there is a glass of red wine at hand. They say it helps to get creative in the kitchen......
Fresh FYI: Bacon vs Pancetta Fresh ideas

Fresh FYI: Bacon vs Pancetta

I was at a cooking demonstration recently where the Italian chef was using pancetta liberally. It got me thinking, what IS the difference between...

Fresh FYI: Oats

Oat mills are seeing an unprecedented rise in consumption of oats over the last ten years and trends in other countries like the UK...
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Fresh FYI: NZ food measurements

Always scratching your head about New Zealand cookery measurements? Don't worry. Here is a quick go-to guide for all things NZ measurement in the...