Food & Wine

Potato, sesame & salami salad


Potato salad is always a crowd favourite - this version looks stunning and is packed with flavour.

Recipe: Hasselback potatoes Recipe: Carrot & potato salad Recipe: Potato & pea curry

Food Truck chef's fast food tips

food Having kids has inspired chef Michael Van de Elzen to conjure up some good old home cooking recipes.

A beery political question

Beer and politics In the lead up to the election we ask party leaders some very important questions about beer.

Recipe: Sausage rolls

Southland Times photo I can still remember the aroma wafting through the kitchen at Harvey Street every time mum made a batch of sausage rolls.

Wine risky for asthmatics

Red wine A group of people, particularly asthmatics, are allergic to the 'preservatives' added to wine to prevent it turning into vinegar.

How to: microwave mug cakes

Mug cake Is it really possible to bake yummy cakes in the office microwave? We put three variations to the test.

Recipe: Corned beef hash

With all the busy-ness about at the moment this has been a favourite quick supper in our house.

MKR Recipe: Chorizo and greens stew

Family favourite with a tangy twist

Ferrero Rocher bliss balls

Ferrero Rocher If you have a hankering for decadent, hazelnutty, chocolatey flavours then these will do just the trick.

Shepherd's pie's sweet twist

If the cold's getting you down try rustling up this classic winter warmer with a sweet topping twist.

Raw olive sunburgers

Dairy-free smoothie

Sweet, sweet gluten-free

Just because something is gluten free doesn't mean it can't taste sensational. Wendy Hay shows us how.

Brewers tap into Petone 'vibe'

Baylands beer Craft beer brewing has returned to the Hutt Valley, with Baylands ramping up production in Petone.

The A to Z of sake

From what it actually is, to the best way to drink it and more - everything you need to know about Janpan's national drop.

Dubai's latest luxury

Add bingeing believers to the list

It's beer, but not as you know it

Fancy a barrel-aged feijoa beer, a two-pot flat white or a salty seaweed ale?

Sydney's best pho

Food fads come and go, but these Vietnamese noodle soups are never out of fashion.

Food bag idea takes off

Emma Sinclair has brought a culinary idea from her native Sweden to the Waikato.

Simple rules for healthy eating

How to store fresh herbs

On food in the movies

We like watching what we're eating and filmmakers are definitely tapping into that desire.

MKR: Meet Dan & Sam

We meet the young 'social media buddies' ahead of their instant restaurant challenge tonight.

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