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Health

From Kombucha To Yogurt: Fermented Foods Could Be Harmful To Your Health

6 min read

Fermented foods have become very popular, thanks to claims about their nutritional properties and reported health benefits, such as improving digestion, boosting immunity and even helping people lose weight.

News

News

Queensland's Iconic Weis Icecream Factory To Close

1 min read

The Toowoomba based Weis icecream factory will close at the end of 2020.

Life

Life

'MasterChef's Ben Trobbiani Plans To Fuse Mexican Cuisine With Aussie Ingredients

4 min read

Pairing traditional Mexican cooking techniques with native Australian ingredients may sound like a strange match, or for one 'MasterChef' alum, it makes total sense.

Health

Health

Named And Shamed: List Of 'Healthy' Kids' Snacks Called Out As Worst For Children

5 min read

A new study has found that most kids' snacks marketed as being a 'healthy' option have just as much sugar are chocolate bars and lollies.

Life

Life

Uber Eats Users Go To Extreme Lengths For Cheap Meal With Little-Known Discount Code Hack

1 min read

There's nothing quite like scoring a discount on your food delivery but these little known codes are taking savings to the next level.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

A Look Inside The Mumm Marquee, Where The A-list Will Play During Cup Week

3 min read

Welcome to Maison Mumm, the Birdcage’s first-ever Parisian Boutique Hotel.

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Melbourne Cup Carnival

Take A (Tasty) Peek Inside The LANDMARK By Lexus Marquee

3 min read

If you notice smoke curling up from the Lexus marquee at this year’s Lexus Melbourne Cup, don’t be alarmed....

World

World

'It's A F***ing Tooth': Couple's Sickening Find In Chinese Takeaway

1 min read

A couple claims to have found a human tooth while chowing down on a meal from their local Chinese restaurant.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

These Aussie Venues Have Officially Been Named The Best For A Drop Of Wine In 2019

1 min read

Wine drinkers, you might want to save this list for when you're deciding where you will go for your next night out.

Health

Health

'It Was Like Survivor': Why 'The Bachelorette' Constants Hid Food In The Mansion

3 min read

If you weren't one of the men who could cook, it turns out you scavenged.

The Project

The Project

All I Want For Christmas Is To Poison Santa

1 min read

Coles ridiculed for selling Santa biscuits that go stale months before Xmas day.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

The Genius Hack For Making Sure Avocados Never Go Brown

1 min read

You can say goodbye to browning avos because an Australian Facebook group has shared a no-fail hack for keeping them fresh.

Inspiration

Inspiration

WATCH: Joyful Farmer Takes Enormous Pumpkin For Paddle Around His Pond

1 min read

A US farmer has grown the most impressive Halloween decoration you're ever likely to see - and he also found a great use for it.

Life

Life

'This Is Crap': Man Burns '$16,000 Worth Of Caramilk' And Chocolate Lovers Are Furious

1 min read

It's one of the most divisive types of chocolate but Bruno Bouchet has taken his hated of the confectionery to new extremes.

Life

Life

'Get Over Yourself': Mum Attacked After Buying Lunch Box Snacks For Entire School Term

3 min read

Lunchbox snacks can easily cost you a small fortune so mum Kia Bradford Oswald shared her budgeting hack in order to be helpful.

World

World

Is 'Ugly Produce' The Key To Our Food Waste Problem?

3 min read

Farmers are embracing imperfect produce that is turned away from supermarkets to combat the global problem of food waste.

World

World

Teenager Eats Pet Horse After It Died, Calls It 'The Best Meat'

1 min read

A horse owner received death threats after cooking and eating her former pet, dressing the dish with mango and chilli, after the steed was put down after a long illness.

Homes

Homes

I’m Sorry, But Caramilk Is The Worst And You're All Monsters

3 min read

As I was online doing my weekly grocery order, I clicked through to the chocolate section to order "the very important Caramilk” (my husband’s request… and words).

National

National

Hungry Jack's Offering Plant-Based Burgers

1 min read

More than one-third of Australians eat a meat-reduced diet and now some fast-food chains are coming to the table with vegetarian alternatives.

Studio 10

Studio 10

Things Get Saucy As Al Dente Albo Cooks Up A Kiss On National TV

2 min read

Leader of the Opposition Anthony Albanese joined the Studio 10 team as a guest host on Friday, and things got a little ... saucy.

National

National

People Are Losing It Over Cadbury Caramilk Philadelphia Cream Cheese

1 min read

Cadbury Caramilk is back in a big way with fans excited to find a cream cheese version on supermarket shelves today.

National

National

MasterChef Winner On Why Aussies Give Up Making Dinner At Precisely 5.40pm

3 min read

Aussies would rather binge-watch Netflix than cook dinner.

National

National

Aussie Supermarkets Question Nutella After Child Labour Report

4 min read

Coles, Woolworths and IGA are rushing to get more information about Nutella's production practices after the hazelnut spread was implicated in a child labour controversy in a BBC news investigation.

National

National

Aussies Spend $140 A Month On Coffee And Takeaway, And It's Totally Blowing Their Budgets

3 min read

Australia's annual food bill is $272 billion, but there are a few ways you can shave the dollars off your groceries.

Nick Bhasin

Nick Bhasin

Why I Give My Kids Pizza For Breakfast

6 min read

What you feed your children for breakfast says a lot about what kind of bad parent you are.

Life

Life

10 Everyday Foods That Grow In Really Surprising Ways

1 min read

A picture of growing cashews doing the rounds on Twitter has floored many people who didn’t realise the “nut” is actually the seed of a toxic fruit … but it’s not the only food that grows in an unexpected way.

Life

Life

'Get In The Bin': Woolies' Shopper's Furious Reaction To Coriander Seedling

2 min read

It's one of the most divisive herbs you will come across and one Woolies shopper was left very unhappy after discovering he'd been given the seedling.

MasterChef

MasterChef

The Ingredient MasterChef's Derek And Larissa Want You To Try

3 min read

'MasterChef's Larissa Takchi and Derek Lau have planned an exciting new menu around a very divisive ingredient.

The Project

The Project

Big Believer In Walking Off A Heavy Meal? Bad News

1 min read

If you’ve been walking home from the restaurant to ‘work off’ some of those recently consumed calories, don’t bother, you’re wasting your time and post pig out energy.

Views

Views

Going On One Of These 5 Trend Diets? Read This First

7 min read

Every year a new batch of diets become trendy.

Jarryd Bartle

Jarryd Bartle

The Athletes Risking Death For Gastro Glory

4 min read

Earlier this month a 41-year-old California man died after taking part in a taco-eating competition during a minor league baseball game.

Homes

Homes

A Mum's DIY Le Snak Lunchbox Hack Is Going Viral

1 min read

If you're tired of spending a mint of your children's lunchbox snacks, a clever parent has found a simple solution.

Homes

Homes

Aldi Is Releasing Their Own Budget Thermomix That'll Save You Thousands

1 min read

If you've had dreams of owning the fancy gadget but don't want to spend the cash, your kitchen dreams might just be about to come true.

National

National

Croc Leaps From Water, Rips Barramundi From Fishing Rod

1 min read

Why go searching for food when you can let humans do the work for you?

National

National

Pete Evans Speaks Out Against Newborn Vegan Diets

2 min read

Celebrity chef Pete Evans has weighed in on a shocking case where vegan parents were convicted after depriving their baby of vital nutrients.

The Bachelor

The Bachelor

This Is Exactly What 'The Bachelor' Contestants Eat While They're In The Mansion

5 min read

A clear division existed in 'The Bachelor' mansion and it wasn't between those who were getting involved in drama and those who weren't.

National

National

Nail Found In Strawberry Punnet

1 min read

A nail has been found in a strawberry punnet, almost a year after an Australia-wide contamination scandal crippled the strawberry industry.

National

National

Why Some Farmers Are Going Bananas Over Food Waste

4 min read

A Queensland couple who pioneered transforming reject bananas into banana flour want to inspire other growers to think innovatively about fighting food waste.

National

National

Pay-As-You-Feel Restaurant's Call For Help After 'Unsustainable' Figures Revealed

4 min read

A pay-as-you-can restaurant struggling to stay afloat turned to its community for help, and received almost $5,000 in support.

News

News

Tough Cheese: All The Food Names Europe Wants To Ban Aussies Using

3 min read

Australian cheesemakers are in the firing line as trade talks between the European Union and Australia ramp up.

Life

Life

BEAKING NEWS: Researchers Have Found How To Stop Seagulls Stealing Our Chips

1 min read

Researchers in the UK have come up with a clever plan to deter seagulls from swooping in and pinching our precious hot chips.

Life

Life

This Pub Is Doing A Fancy Eight-Course Schnitzel Degustation Menu

1 min read

Chocolate schnitzel. Abalone schnitzel. Kangaroo schnitzel. Wasabi schnitzel. These and more are on offer at a remarkable eight-course schnitty tasting menu at a pub in Sydney.

Kathy Parker

Kathy Parker

How My Extreme Fruit Diet Almost Destroyed My Life

5 min read

I came across the fruitarian lifestyle about eight months ago.

News

News

Chocolates Filled With ‘Hazardous Substances’ Dropped In Suburban Letterboxes

1 min read

Police are warning Perth residents after chocolates with a "hazardous" filling were left in letterboxes on a quiet Perth street, putting children at risk.

News

News

More Than A Quarter Of Food Delivery Workers Admit To Eating People's Food

1 min read

Food cravings can be hard to ignore -- especially when the goods are in your hands.

Comedy

Comedy

Guac Shock! Mockamole Takes Over As Mexico Smashed By Avo Prices

2 min read

Holy Guacamole! Could your authentic Mexican taco really be avocado-free?

Food

Food

Do You Have The Appetite To Become A Competitive Eater?

2 min read

Competitive eater Matt Stonie may have just set a new noodle eating record but there’re plenty of other eating records you can get your teeth into.

Health

Health

Health Warning After Listeria Infection From Smoked Salmon Kills Two

2 min read

Two elderly people have been killed by Listeria, with health authorities tracing smoked salmon as the likely cause.

MasterChef

MasterChef

How Every 'MasterChef' Finalist Reacted To Their Insanely Difficult Last Dessert

7 min read

'MasterChef' finale desserts have a habit of filling contestants' faces with a special kind of dread when they discover what their last ever challenge will entail.

Life

Life

Note In Jacinda Ardern's Hotel Room Sparks Debate Over Who Created The Pavlova

2 min read

The New Zealand Prime Minister is currently on our shores and her partner shared a divisive note that was part of their welcome pack.

The Project

The Project

Banana Bread Claims Top Prize As Australia’s Favourite

1 min read

The results are based on Google’s Keyword Planner.

Exclusive

Exclusive

'Disgraceful': Cat Snapped Eating Residents' Food At Aged Care Facility

4 min read

Photos have emerged of a cat appearing to eat a meal about to be served to residents at a Victorian aged care facility.

News

News

'You Are Impostors': French Chef Demands Removal From Michelin Guide

2 min read

The knives are out and the sharpening is underway in preparation for what could be the biggest culinary argument the world has seen.

MasterChef

MasterChef

The Dessert That Got Christina Eliminated From 'MasterChef'

4 min read

Despite wowing the judges with an "incredible" ice-cream, there was one element of Christina's final dessert that ultimately let her down.

The Project

The Project

Meet The Woman Who Got Tattooed In Exchange For Free Ramen

1 min read

Would you get inked in return for some free noodle soup?

MasterChef

MasterChef

'You've Just Got To Back Yourself': Larissa's Flawless 'MasterChef' Philosophy

4 min read

Every 'MasterChef' contestant reacts a little differently when the judges visit their bench to offer advice -- or voice some serious concern.

MasterChef

MasterChef

Which TV Auction Is More Brutal? ‘MasterChef’ Or ‘Australian Survivor’?

4 min read

'Australian Survivor' and 'MasterChef' both play host to some very delicious auctions.

News

News

Vegans Divided Over Oysters: Are They OK To Eat?

3 min read

Sure, oysters are animals, which you’d think might make them out of bounds for people who don’t eat any animal products.

MasterChef

MasterChef

‘MasterChef’: Corn, Corn And More Corn: Larissa Is A Tactical Genius

3 min read

Larissa Takchi pulled off the immunity challenge of the season by yanking the culinary rug from underneath Adam D'Sylva's feet.

News

News

Outrage Over Girl's Disgusting Viral Ice Cream Video

1 min read

Authorities in Texas are investigating after footage emerged on social media of a woman licking a tub of ice cream and putting it back in the supermarket freezer.

MasterChef

MasterChef

'MasterChef': Why Guest Chef Kirsten Tibballs Is A Dessert Mastermind

1 min read

The name Kirsten Tibballs is guaranteed to send a shiver of fear down the spine of any good 'MasterChef' contestant.

Health

Health

Nutrition Expert Swears By Pineapple For Fighting Off The Flu, And Studies Back It Up

2 min read

Have you ever considered reaching for a slice of pineapple when you start to experience the dreaded first symptoms of flu? Probably not, right?

MasterChef

MasterChef

The Old-School Way 'MasterChef' Contestants Keep In Touch With Their Families

2 min read

The top ten contestants reunited with their families after months of only communicating through some very old-fashioned channels.

MasterChef

MasterChef

'MasterChef': The Judges Had A Lot Of Strong Feelings About Caviar

3 min read

It's a delicacy that's obscenely expensive and insanely decadent -- and the judges just couldn't get enough of it.

MasterChef

MasterChef

MasterChef: This Season’s Sweetest Fanboy/Fangirl Moments

2 min read

'MasterChef' plays host to a steady stream of celebrity chefs which makes for some incredibly pure fanboy/fangirl moments.

Leigh Ackland

Leigh Ackland

Lab-Grown Meat Could Be The Answer To Our Woes

5 min read

For many of us, eating a meal containing meat is a normal part of daily life. But if we dig deeper, some sobering issues emerge.

MasterChef

MasterChef

Do These Iconic Ingredients Belong On ‘MasterChef’?

3 min read

Milo. Vegemite. Tomato sauce. They're three of the most iconic Australian staples -- but do they really belong in the 'MasterChef' kitchen?

MasterChef

MasterChef

The Most Bizarre Ice Cream Flavours To Hit 'MasterChef'

3 min read

'MasterChef' contestants have historically pushed the boundaries when it comes to inventing ice-cream flavours.

Food

Food

That Viral Garlic Peeling Hack Is A Cruel Lie

2 min read

Global garlic lovers have been disappointed by a kitchen hack that went viral on Twitter this week.

MasterChef

MasterChef

Croissant Queen Kate Reid Once Auditioned For 'MasterChef'

4 min read

Kate Reid’s journey to producing the best croissants in the world is a fascinating one.

News

News

Mum 'Baffled' After Child Care Centre Gave Daughter Henna Tattoo

2 min read

All the news you need to know this Friday.

MasterChef

MasterChef

The Best, Most Comforting Maggie Beer 'MasterChef' Recipes

3 min read

It wouldn't be 'MasterChef' without the warm presence of Australia's favourite foodie, Maggie Beer.

World

World

Bar Bills Customer $16 For 'Touching Testicles'

1 min read

A receipt from a bar in Spain has attracted some attention after a patron was charged for a very unusual item.

MasterChef

MasterChef

MasterChef: Return Of The Dreaded 'Everything' Mystery Box

1 min read

It's the night when the rules of the mystery box are turned upside down.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Oreo Is Letting You Create A Giant Biscuit With Your Face On It

1 min read

Have you ever dreamt of taking a big, chocolatey bite of a biscuit that looks just like you?

MasterChef

MasterChef

'MasterChef': The Ginger Recipes You Should Be Making This Winter

4 min read

It'd be impossible for 'MasterChef' to head to Queensland and not get stuck into the state's most interesting export -- ginger.

The Project

The Project

Strap In Coffee Lovers, 25 Cups Of Coffee Per Day Is A-OK

1 min read

A recent UK study has found that drinking more than three cups a day is fine for your heart health, even all the way up to 25 cups per day.

National

National

Vegan Ice Cream Recalled Over Dairy Contamination Fears

1 min read

Aurora Foods is recalling two of its vegan ice cream products amid fears they many contain traces of dairy. 

MasterChef

MasterChef

A 'MasterChef' Guide To Queensland's Tastiest Dining Spots

3 min read

Beautiful one day and delicious the next, there's a lot to get excited about the food scene in Queensland right now.

MasterChef

MasterChef

MasterChef: Joe Reveals His Secret Weapon

2 min read

Pasta king Joe Alhern told us all about the incredible woman who inspired his food journey.

National

National

More Than A Million Australians Have Asked A Stranger For A Chip

2 min read

The research is in, and it confirms what we've all known, deep inside ourselves anyway: we go absolutely mad for a hot chip.

News

News

'Forget Something?': Footy Fan's Hugely Disappointing Meat Pie

1 min read

A footy fan's dismal day at Adelaide Oval became even more disappointing when he bit into what was meant to be a hot meat pie.

MasterChef

MasterChef

MasterChef: The Tastiest Dishes From Legends Week

4 min read

Legends Week has come to an end, but which dishes most impressed our esteemed guests?

MasterChef

MasterChef

MasterChef: Do You Know Your Pancetta From Your Prosciutto?

3 min read

Yotam Ottolenghi is back -- and he wants to put our delicatessen knowledge to the test.

Food

Food

Someone Has Created Cheeses Made From Celebrity Foot Bacteria

2 min read

Would you eat a block of cheddar that has grown from the bodily essences of your favourite celeb?

MasterChef

MasterChef

Ottolenghi’s Wise Advice For The ‘MasterChef’ Street Food Challenge

2 min read

Legends Week hero Yotam Ottolenghi had one crucial bit of advice for our 'MasterChef' contestants.

The Project

The Project

Heinz's Mayochup Hits Embarrassing Translation Fail After Launching In Canada

1 min read

This is what happens when you don’t do your market research.

News

News

Super Processed Foods Make You Eat More And Gain Weight

2 min read

Forget salt, sugar and fat, it's ultra-processed foods we need to worry about, according to a new study.

News

News

The Weirdest World Records Set So Far This Month

2 min read

A giant pack of instant noodles, a stack of doughnuts, a massive AF frame and a speedy tuk tuk have all been etched into the record books so far this May.

MasterChef

MasterChef

Monica Exits The 'MasterChef' Kitchen After Nigella Lawson's Roast Chook Challenge

2 min read

Monica Mignone is the latest contestant to leave 'MasterChef', but the primary school teacher has been enjoying a rock star reception on the playground.

News

News

Outrage Over Brand's 'Weird' Mother's Day Ad

1 min read

IHOP tweeted a big old "Happy Mother's Day" early Sunday morning, but it wasn't the message you would expect.

MasterChef

MasterChef

Why Roast Chook Is The True Test Of The ‘MasterChef’ Kitchen

1 min read

Nigella Lawson is on her way to the 'MasterChef' kitchen -- and she's bringing her signature roast chicken.

National

National

Fancy A Steak? This One Will Set You Back A Whopping $500 Per Kilo

1 min read

The Japanese imported wagyu beef is one of the highest rated cuts on the market and described by its sellers as the "absolute pinnacle" of beef.

Adelaide

Adelaide

Aussie Woman Finds 'Decent-Sized' Glass In Her Hospital Meal

1 min read

Patricia Smith was a cardiac patient at the Lyell McEwin Hospital in Adelaide's north, when she made a frightening and dangerous discovery.

News

News

Vegan Labelling Debate Heats Up Over Plant-Based 'Tuno'

3 min read

Plant-based products are flying off the shelves in Australia but there are concerns that labels could be blurring the lines for consumers.

MasterChef

MasterChef

Everyone Is Craving Crunchy, Crispy, Juicy Chicken Wings Right Now

1 min read

It was the immunity challenge that made us all wish we'd cooked (or probably ordered in) a few chicken wings to chomp on while watching.

MasterChef

MasterChef

This Is What Poh Ling Yeow Was Cooking Back In Season 1 Of 'MasterChef'

2 min read

Remember 2009?

MasterChef

MasterChef

Huda Al Sultan Is Making This Mouthwatering Ice Cream Now 

2 min read

Huda Al Sultan has been busy creating an ice cream empire since leaving the MasterChef kitchen.

MasterChef

MasterChef

MasterChef 2019: The Recipes From This Week You Could Actually Nail At Home

2 min read

It's the first week of 'MasterChef', which means the contestants' dishes are still relatively easy to recreate.

News

News

These Restaurants Are 'Banning' Phones On Mother's Day

2 min read

A number of eateries across Australia want diners to not only celebrate their mums, but to do so without the distraction of gadgets.