Going vege without going hungry

If you’re thinking about giving up meat but are worried you’ll be hungry, you’re dead set wrong.

If you’re thinking about giving up meat but are worried you’ll be hungry, you’re dead set wrong.

Refreshing summer peach split

A very light and fruity hot-day dessert.

17 min ago  A great way to celebrate this seasonal stone fruit and embrace the fresh flavours of summer.

Syrah pick of the bunch

Of the 1424 wines entered into the 2015 Air New Zealand Wine Awards, 18 received trophies.

A Hawke's Bay syrah has won the top prize at the 2015 Air New Zealand Wine Awards.

Grilled chicken with harissa

Add some heat to your barbecue with harissa.

It's barbecue season - why not turn up the heat with spicy marinade of lemon, mint and harissa?

Nadia Lim's banana pancakes

Try these light, gluten-free pancakes for a relaxed but healthy weekend brunch

These light, gluten-free pancakes, served with caramelised strawberries, are a relaxed but healthy brunch.

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Recipe: Prawn and vermicelli salad

This dish is punchy, salty, hot and sweet, yet vibrantly fresh and cleansing.

This Thai dish eats beautifully as a stand-alone salad or as a component of a feast.

Recipe: Parmesan courgette fries

Who needs potato chips when you can make something much healthier with courgettes.

3 ways with... salad dressings

Recipe: Prawn tabbouleh

readers' recipes

Recipe: the easiest, edible gift stuff nation

STOCKING STUFFERS: Or tummy stuffers, for that matter.

Even my allergic-to-the-kitchen husband could knock these feative treats out.

Recipe: Feel-good stir fry stuff nation

This yummy, veggie stir fry from Kat Guise is a quick meal that won't hit you too hard in the pocket.

MMM ... MUFFINS: These muffins can be served with cream or yogurt. .

Fruity gluten-free muffins recipe

Yummy home-baked muffins? These gluten-free, grain-free, low sugar muffins are just the thing.


Nelson wines amongst NZ's finest

Brightwater Vineyards co-owner Valley Neale, left, and winemaker Tony Southgate sample some vino at the Air NZ Wine Awards Tasting at the Rutherford Hotel on Saturday.

Several gold and silver award winning wines from Nelson are on show today ahead of the Air NZ Wine Awards dinner.

NZ wines lapped up in UK

New Zealand wines earn more more bottle than any other except French

The healthy juice craze only looks set to soar in popularity.

Crazy new health 'elixirs' to try

Tonics, fermented drinks, and natural waters are the new black. But, cool factor aside, what do they actually do?

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The toaster trick you shouldn't try

What happens when you try to grill a cheese sandwich in a toaster.

"Life hacks" are supposed to make your chores easier - yet this one almost burned a woman's house down.

Hawke's Bay deserves greatness

What doesn't the Hawke's Bay wine region have going for it?

Nigella Lawson is coming to Invercargill.

Nigella Lawson is coming to NZ

The popular celebrity chef has picked Invercargill over other South Island hot spots for her New Zealand tour in the new year.

Find out the top 12 red meat dishes in New Zealand from the finalists in the Silver Fern Farms Premier Selection Awards.

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