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
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
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
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
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
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
We love, love, love prawns, especially coming into the summer and party season. There are three main reasons why we love prawns, firstly because we have some of the best prawns in the world caught and farmed in Australia, secondly because of their versatility in cooking techniques and flavor pairings, and thirdly because they are just so damn delicious!
One our favourite ways to enjoy a prawn is on . . . → Read More: Recipe: Smokey BBQ Prawns with Chimmichurri Sauce, as seen on The Morning Show
As far as traditional Thai desserts go, there are few as authentic and old time as these Pandan Coconut steamed puddings. Served on nearly every street corner and restaurant they are a favourite among Thai people and now me! The subtle balance of sweet and salty, and the lightness of this Thai dessert means its can be enjoyed all day.
A good quality coconut cream and making your own . . . → Read More: Recipe: Steamed Pandan and Coconut Puddings, as seen on The Morning Show
Her’s another recipe from our cooking class at the Sydney Seafood Cooking School at the famous Sydney fish markets. Salt and pepper squid is a staple at any chinese restaurant, but did you know that its easy to make at home? And it can be healthy too! Bertolli Extra Light olive oil is perfect for this dish, because it’s HOT! not just because we’re cooking with fiery Sichuan flavours, but . . . → Read More: Recipe: sichuan cuttlefish with chilli bean dipping sauce, for Bertolli at Sydney Seafood Cooking School
Although brownies are a distinctly American tradition, there is no denying their universal appeal. Loved by children and adults alike, they are a café favourite across the world. From Singapore, to Sydney, to Amsterdam you’ll find these deliciously gooey squares of goodness almost everyhere.
So what makes a good brownie? I’ve been busy testing recipes on a very good American friend and have finally come up with “the best . . . → Read More: Recipe: Best Ever Brownies, as seen on The Morning Show