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SKORDALIA: Greek Mashed Potatoes

SKORDALIA: Greek Mashed Potatoes

Most famous for its connection to a certain Edna Everage, the Melbourne suburb of Moonee Ponds is not the first place you might think of going for traditional Greek food. There is, however, a rare find on Mount Alexander Road worth making the trip for. A rustic […]

Food waste is a scandal, but to blame it on millennials is nonsense

Food waste is a scandal, but to blame it on millennials is nonsense

BY NELL FRIZZELL for THE GUARDIAN UK Photo: Flavia Morlachetti/Getty images When I die, I would like to be buried in a large, biodegradable, click-n-lock Tupperware coffin, my hair glistening beneath a rubber-seal lid, my feet resting against the firm clear sides like a pair […]

Instagram generation is fuelling UK food waste mountain, study finds

Instagram generation is fuelling UK food waste mountain, study finds

Photo: Getty images/Hero images BY: REBECCA SMITHERS for THE GUARDIAN A generation gap in attitudes towards cooking and eating is helping to fuel the UK’s food waste mountain, research reveals, driven by time-poor millennials who do not understand the value of the food on their […]

THE CONVERSATION: How do food manufacturers pick those dates on their product packaging…

BY: Londa Nwadike, Kansas State University No one wants to serve spoiled food to their families. Conversely, consumers don’t want to throw food away unnecessarily – but we certainly do. The United States Department of Agriculture estimates Americans toss out the equivalent of US$162 billion […]

Suet Dumplings

Suet Dumplings

Suet dumplings are a thing of the past. I have never in my adult life seen them on a menu in either England or Australia, and I think the only reason they were such a large part of my childhood was because they are cheap […]

Braised Lamb Necks

Braised Lamb Necks

Whenever I read about lamb necks it’s always that they’re underused and inexpensive. The latter is definitely true which is perfect if you want to eat meat but are on a tight budget. One lamb neck will comfortably feed two people and if you’re clever […]