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Manolas Bros brings inspiration to your dinner party
Food & Drink

Manolas Bros brings inspiration to your dinner party

Manolas Bros on Capri on Via Roma is a turophile’s (lover of cheese) heaven! With stacks of beautifully rich and creamy varieties alongside bitey vintages and antipasto delights from Greece and Italy, the food emporium boasts one of the coast’s largest selections of traditional and modern deli products of the finest quality. more

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Nibble on slice of coconut heaven tart
Food & Drink

Nibble on slice of coconut heaven tart

No matter how dedicated you are to your healthy new year’s resolution, we all need a little sweetener every now and then. But before you go reaching for that bar of processed chocolate or packet of biscuits – yep, it takes one to know one – local nutritionist and chef Ronaldo Fulieri may have a better alternative. His most recent cookbook, Ronaldo’s Kitchen Book 2: The Super Power of Nutrition, is packed with 60 recipes to boost health and energy, including a very tempting range of raw, vegan desserts. Comprising raw cacao, coconut, cashews and prunes, this coconut heaven tart is the perfect indulgence when your willpower is waning. more


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Get your green juice fix without a juicer
Food & Drink

Get your green juice fix without a juicer

First we brought you raw berry and chocolate torte, then we treated you to a fresh serve of Pacific oyster cebiche, and now – to continue our summer cooking bonanza – we present a deliciously refreshing green juice. Filled to the brim with nourishing vegetables, this green dream can be downed on a hot summer's day, without the need for an expensive juicer. We tracked down this gem of a recipe in organic bakery owner and health-food blogger Jessica Nadel’s new cookbook, Greens 24/7, which is bursting with more than 100 wholesome recipes such as cinnamon zucchini waffles, pesto polenta chips and chocolate avocado popsicles. more

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Plate up Pacific oyster cebiche with melon salsa this summer
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Plate up Pacific oyster cebiche with melon salsa this summer

Mexican cuisine isn’t all about burritos. From coral trout pozoles to watermelon margaritas and chocolate, cherry and chilli tarts, the nation’s wealth of dishes boasts a complexity of flavours, colours and spices that are often ignored in our Tex Mex adaptations. In chef Paul Wilson's new cookbook, Cantina, one of the world’s leading experts in Latin-American cuisine takes home-cooks on a culinary journey through the country’s distinct regional recipes. Continuing on from our summer-inspired recipe last week, we've nabbed Paul's epic recipe for a delicious Pacific oyster cebiche with melon salsa. more