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Wine study aims to end cork-or-cap debate

wine

British scientists could soon provide a definitive answer to the years-long debate over whether wine tastes better from a cork or screw cap bottle.

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Keep the winter weight away with Pears – choc & pear smoothie recipe

pear recipe

Eating a pear a day could be a delicious secret to winding back the winter kilo creep and hitting the ground running this spring.

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Australian sparkling wine takes fizz out of the French

Australian sparkling wine

Australian sparkling wine makers are taking some of the fizz out of their French competitors amid a surge in demand for Aussie bubbly.

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Are these Australia’s happiest cows?

happiest cows

Dairies are usually noisy places. The farmer yells and whistles to get the herd moving, as dogs bark to round up the stragglers. The cows protest, stomping and moo-ing, jostling against railings while the machinery clanks into position. But the University of Melbourne’s robotic dairy in rural Victoria is calm and quiet. No yelling. No

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Spirit House Noosa – a new high

Spirit House Noosa

  When it comes to stunning restaurants, Noosa on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast is a mecca, and as Helen Flanagan knows the Spirit House is one of the best.

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Pod Chocolate: a sweet story

chocolate

After working to save Indonesian forests, an Australian man’s curiosity for chocolate led him on a remarkable journey that has transformed lives, the land and the way cocoa is grown and chocolate is made in Indonesia. Pod Chocolate is now a Balinese byword for quality and a sign of pride for those who grow the

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CocoEarth’s roast vegetable and haloumi salad with coconut oil

coconut oil

Saturated fats have always been known as the enemy, but in reality, some are very good for you in moderation. Coconut oil is an extremely health saturated fat that can help lower cholesterol and support immune function. It has also been proven to be antiviral, antibacterial and an antifungal agent and it is easily digested

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Coffee yoghurt with nut sprinkle

coffee yoghurt

The latest cookbook from the CSIRO is filled with glorious pages of low-carb recipes – Life-changing new research for losing weight and improving health from Australia’s most trusted science organisation. This coffee yoghurt treat would be perfect for breakfast or as easily served after dinner. Enjoy!

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Chop-chop to Noosa’s classiest act

Food awakens the senses and becomes the touchstone of memory especially at Wasabi, where marvelling at the evocative parade of modern Japanese food is de rigeur and emulating the flavours is a distinct possibility, writes Helen Flanagan.

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Mother’s Day scones recipe

mother's day

With Mother’s Day just around the corner, Sweets For Tilly have put together a delicious scone recipe to spoil mum this Mother’s Day – and they have a little Masterchef twist….

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