Bella’s poached chicken in shitake broth with enoki, as seen on Sunrise

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Wow, this MKR is full of drama at the moment isn’t it?! Chloe & Kelly get inspired by michellin starred cuisine with their poached chicken in mushroom broth… this dish has loads of home-style potential and we’ve recreated it with some simple ingredients, all available at your local supermarket.

The girls used chicken breasts and skin (we see it’s Lilydale free range, it makes us happy to see . . . → Read More: Bella’s poached chicken in shitake broth with enoki, as seen on Sunrise

Bella’s Vegan Sang Choi Bao, as seen on The Morning Show

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On last week’s show we made a giant slab of pork for our traditional Italian porchetta… so this week we’re going vegan for a change! Plus, this recipe is gluten free and lactose free so it’s a fantastic dish for anyone who’s got tummy issues.

In Chinese, Sang Choi Bao means “lettuce wraps” and they are usually eaten as part of a celebration or banquet meal. Essentially, you . . . → Read More: Bella’s Vegan Sang Choi Bao, as seen on The Morning Show

Sammy’s indoor smokey pork ribs, as seen on The Morning Show

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Who doesn’t love tucking into some Jurassic looking ribs that are finger licking good!? And for us, the best ribs are nice and smokey, but this can be hard to achieve when you don’t have a fire pit in the back yard or you live in an apartment. Here we have a recipe for Pork baby back ribs (which are prized for the tenderness) made with our very special . . . → Read More: Sammy’s indoor smokey pork ribs, as seen on The Morning Show

mmmm Mizeria, our go-to salad, as seen on Lifestyle Food

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This is a question from Anne: Hi girls! What’s your go-to Christmas salad? Something to have with all sorts of meats and seafood?

You can ask any question you like, simply by clicking here!

Answer:

For Christmas and all things summer our go to salad is joyfully simple and delicious for all types of meals. Its actually our dads recipe and its the only salad we would eat growing . . . → Read More: mmmm Mizeria, our go-to salad, as seen on Lifestyle Food

Bella’s Californian Black Bean dip with Jalapeños, as seen on The Morning Show

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I’ve just got back from a trip to the USA and ate SOOOOOOOO much good food! American food isn’t just about fast food and burgers… there are so many delicious dishes (some healthy, some more of a treat) from so many mini food cultures across different states.

From the classic Texan chili, to baja fish tacos from California, to Louisiana jambalaya, to Maryland crab cakes, to New York buffalo wings . . . → Read More: Bella’s Californian Black Bean dip with Jalapeños, as seen on The Morning Show

Super Healthy Superfood Dessert: Coconut Chia Pudding with Mango, as seen on The Morning Show

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I’m not always a believer in “healthy versions of” – they often end up tasting like cardboard! If you’re watching your waist, I don’t recommend making healthy chocolate cakes or cookies. The flavour will never match up to what you expect, and I’m afraid you might end up dissatisfied.

My personal preference is to eat these things less often, but do them properly – go hard with the butter and . . . → Read More: Super Healthy Superfood Dessert: Coconut Chia Pudding with Mango, as seen on The Morning Show

Gluten Free, Home Made Corn Chips? Yes Please! as seen on Lifestyle Food

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Sandy asked us this question via the Lifestyle Food Website, you can ask your very own question too! just click here and type away…

Question: sammy and bella hi, i want a receipe for home made corn chips. can you help me? please please

Answer: Homemade corn chips are super easy and quick, but most importantly Gluten free!

Its a great idea to make your own as you can choose . . . → Read More: Gluten Free, Home Made Corn Chips? Yes Please! as seen on Lifestyle Food

Recipe: Polish “Kompot”, steeped fruit and spices with vodka, as seen on The Morning Show

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Here in Australia we still follow many food traditions from the cooler countries over Christmas serving glazed ham and turkey, but we have also adopted some new traditions making the Aussie prawn the star of many Christmas day feasts. One I’m sure our European friends are jealous about!

We are always looking for ways to bring our polish heritage together with the Australian Christmas, which is hard considering Poland . . . → Read More: Recipe: Polish “Kompot”, steeped fruit and spices with vodka, as seen on The Morning Show

Recipe: Simple Summer Chickpea Salad, as seen on The Morning Show

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We’ve come to the end of silly season and some us a probably feeling a little heavier than we did two weeks ago. Many of us will have a few new years resolutions to kick into gear, so we thought we’d will share a very simply but tasty summer salad that’s light and very healthy.

Chickpeas are a bit under utelised in Australian kitchens. You can either buy the . . . → Read More: Recipe: Simple Summer Chickpea Salad, as seen on The Morning Show

Sweltering Summer Food Ideas and Jamaican Okra Curry, as seen on Lifestyle Food

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Welcome to our next article as Home Cooking Experts on Lifestyle Food.

The heat is on in summer and the best food is inspired by the hottest of cultures. We share one of our favourite spicy recipes and the best fruit and veg of the season.

Really, we should be eating seasonally all year round, and there’s no excuse in summer when a smorgasbord of the most delicious fruit . . . → Read More: Sweltering Summer Food Ideas and Jamaican Okra Curry, as seen on Lifestyle Food