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How to make the most earth-friendly foodie decisions

Play a part in the fight for a greener earth thanks to our top tips for being a sustainable foodie. From the coffee shop to your own kitchen, these simple ideas will help you make eco-friendly changes for a happier planet.

Food To Love|Jul 12, 2019

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  • 10 non-alcoholic drinks that will get you through Dry July

    Just because you're saying no to alcohol this month doesn't mean you have to miss out on the delight of cocktail-making and drinking! Try one of our favourite mocktail recipes and enjoy a night of non-alcoholic goodness.

    Food To Love|Jul 08, 2019

  • Produce guide: What's in season this July

    Enjoy the freshest, cheapest and most nutritious fruit and vegetables this month, thanks to our helpful produce guide. Find out what is in season this July, and what recipes will bring out the best in each seasonal star.

    Food To Love|Jul 03, 2019

  • How to make gnocchi from scratch: a step-by-step guide

    Once the domain of the humble potato, gnocchi has had a makeover. Expand your horizons with this fresh take on the Italian classic, made with parsnip and finished with a gorgeous, golden nutty butter. Delizioso!

    New Zealand Taste|Jun 14, 2019

  • Nici Wickes' top 15 gluten-free recipes

    Sticking to a gluten-free diet doesn't have to mean missing out on any of the goodness. From nourishing main meals to tantalising treats, here are Nici Wickes' best gluten-free recipes - they're so good, no one will know the difference!

    New Zealand Woman's Weekly|Jun 10, 2019

  • Produce guide: What's in season this June

    Enjoy the freshest, cheapest and most nutritious fruit and vegetables this month, thanks to our helpful produce guide. Find out what is in season this June, and what recipes will bring out the best in each seasonal star.

    Food To Love|Jun 10, 2019

  • How to make natural food colouring

    It's time to ditch artificial food colouring in favour of these beautiful natural dyes, says Alex Blackwood. From boiled beetroot to activated charcoal, find out how to make food in every colour of the rainbow, naturally.

    Food To Love|May 13, 2019

  • Composting 101: Your guide to getting started

    Compost is the best possible food for your plants and a practical way to manage kitchen waste. Here are our top tips and advice for getting started with composting so you can get that win-win!

    Food|May 08, 2019

  • 5 Instagram accounts to follow for meal prep inspiration

    Jazz up your lunchboxes with the help of these five colourful Instagram feeds, which are packed full of delicious (and beautiful) ideas for meal prep. Who said cooking in bulk had to be boring?

    Food To Love|May 02, 2019

  • All the must-have baking tools for your kitchen

    In order to bake up a storm, you need to have the right tools! Here’s our handy guide to your ultimate baking tool kit, plus some of our favourite recipes for tasty baked goods.

    Food|Apr 08, 2019

  • How to know which sauce to serve with different types of pasta

    Transform your Italian cooking with this guide to pairing the right sauce with the right type of pasta. We break down what makes a pasta dish authentic and delicious, plus how you should really be making spag bol (hint: you shouldn't).

    Food To Love|Apr 02, 2019

  • Meet the Taranaki recyclers living off the land

    Ahu Ahu Beach Villas combine an artistic assemblage of recycled and rustic materials in a peaceful farm setting with sweeping coastal views. We talk to the owner, David Marshall about growing produce and his sustainable approach to both food and architecture.

    Food To Love|Mar 24, 2019