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Try This Irresistible Skillet Cookie At Home With Al Brown’s Sensational Recipe

Superstar chef Al Brown is NZ's ultimate all-rounder, with a variety of beloved eateries ranging from…

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This Epic Arnott’s Scotch Finger Recipe Will Take Your Afternoon Tea Game To The Next Level

If you're tired of cooking banana bread, sourdough, zucchini slice, quiches, and everything else you can think of. Why not have a bash…

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Whip Up A Batch Of Whittaker’s Epic Hokey Pokey Crunch Biscuits At Home

It's been a love affair that has withstood the test of time. Yes, we're talking about our love for the mighty hokey pokey. Be…

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Recipe: Becky Excell’s No-Bake, Gluten-Free Strawberry Cheesecake That You Can Make In 30-Minutes

The global gluten-free phenomenon that is Becky Excell is back at it again, sharing with us another of her perfect-10 creations. On the…

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Sweeten Up Your Week With This Decadent Whittaker’s Chocolate Cake Recipe

Chocolate lovers rejoice! We've got the cake recipe your dreams are made of. It's rich, it's moist, and…

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Whip Up A Heavenly Tiramisu At Home With The Oyster Inn’s Coveted Recipe

There’s nothing like taking a bite of tiramisu to make you feel like you’re really treating yourself. It’s rich,…

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Recipe: Becky Excell’s Soft, Sticky And Completely Gluten-Free Cinnamon Rolls

If you’ve at all dipped your fingers into the world of gluten-free cooking, you’ll likely be aware of Becky Excell. The…

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Enjoy A Homemade Aperol Spritz Tonight With This Super Simple Recipe

When we think of an Aperol Spritz, it's usually accompanied by scenes of boozy brunches and sun-soaked rooftop bars. It's…

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Move Over Banana Bread, Caramilk Banana Cake Exists And Here’s How To Make It

In case you missed it, everyone is apparently a baker now thanks COVID and carby treats like banana bread, sourdough and foccacia…

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We’ve Scored Real Rad Food’s Coveted Cookies And Cream Raw Ball Recipe

We're two weeks into lockdown and you've already eaten all your snacks? Honey—we hear you. But with all this newfound…

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Impress Your Flatties With These Stellar Cocktail Recipes From Scapegrace Vodka

It's no secret vodka is the most ideal base spirit for any cocktail. There's so many things you can mix it with to…

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Be A Bubble Hero With The Ultimate Mac And Cheese Recipe From Andiamo

Andiamo means 'let's go' in Italian. This eatery in Herne Bay has been feeding Aucklanders for three decades with their…

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Make The Ultimate Espresso Martini And More With These Ridiculously Simple Recipes

Ah the lockdown life. If you're anything like us, after a long week at your desk you start seeing cocktail mirages all over the place.…

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Recipe: A Wintry (And Cheesy) Lasagne Soup You Can Make Entirely In The Slow Cooker

Chef, author, and slow-cooker royalty is back at it again, this time hitting you right in the feels with a dish that’ll keep you red…

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Recipe: Classic Chicken Nuggets That’ll Give The Golden Arches A Run For Their Money

No doubt, chicken nuggets are a universally loved snack, and the die-hard fans would even go as far to serve a bowl full of the golden fried…

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Recipe: Cheese-Loaded Bloody Mary Gnocchi You Can Make In The Slow Cooker

The slow-cooker hype has been around for a minute now, and given the cherished kitchen appliance’s versatility, it’s safe…

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Forget Salt And Lemon, Here’s 5 Common Tequila Misconceptions All Haters Need To Know

Perhaps the most misunderstood spirit served across bars nationwide, a tequila tipple has long polarised punters. If you're already an…

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Recipe: Miss Trixie’s Gin-Fuelled Coconut Mother’s Day Cake

Sure, the sheer labour of love is a great drawcard when you're making something for Mum rather than buying some second-rate gift from…

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Yotam Ottolenghi Has Just Served Up New Dates For His Australian And New Zealand Live Tour

Yotam Ottolenghi, author, chef, restaurateur and the friendly father of the global culinary scene, has announced new dates for his live…

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Recipe: A Simple, Boozy Vodka Pasta That’ll Steal The Show At Your Next Dinner Party

Cooking with booze can sometimes seem like a technique reserved for the pro's, though depending on the dish it can be far easier…

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Pimp My Hot Cross Buns | How To Take Your Easter Treat Next Level

It’s that time of year again! Yep, we're talking the time when we have a perfectly good excuse to go all out on the carbs. But not…

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How To Make Exquisite Hot Cross Buns Using A Pan

Bunny kisses, Easter Wishes. Whip out your cast iron pan as we dive into a delicious hot cross bun recipe. This Ironclad Pan…

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Make Easter Magic With This Eggspresso Martini Recipe

As if Easter wasn’t already the best time of the year (there’s nothing not to love about four day long weekends coupled with…

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Making Your Mark | A Mixologist Reveals 5 Easy Cocktail Tips For Summer

That sweet summer feeling is on the way and we’re here for it all. Everything from long weekends to balmy evening walks and, of…

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Fill Up The Ice Tray, Here Are 12 Of The Best Vodkas In New Zealand

Long and unjustly discriminated as the smuttiest of spirits, vodka is both the queen of classy and the king of trashy—and we should…

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5 Pool-Side Whisky Cocktails You Need To Try This Summer

With summer just around the corner, we thought it was about time we topped up our arsenal of cocktail recipes. Whether it’s an…

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Fire Up The Oven And Make These Epic Caramilk, Pretzel, And Pecan Biscuits

Whenever Cadbury Caramilk hits the supermarket shelves, people go wild. And given you can get your hands on it right now, you may as well…

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Bake Your Way To Glory With This Super Easy New Range Of Baking Bases

Calling all home bakers—Hill St have just dropped an exciting new line of baking bases that will have you cooking up a legit culinary…

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Cook Away Your Boredom With 8 Delicious Recipes From Creative Kiwi Chefs

Self-isolation might be an introvert’s dream, but it’s an average cook’s nightmare. And whilst restaurants are…

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Let Your Isolated Self Go With Disney World’s Cookie Fries Recipe

Here's a recipe that solves a couple of problems. One is that you're stuck at home and need something to do. Two that it calms the…

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How To Cook IKEA’s Iconic Meatballs At Home

We've all been cooking a lot more of late, and now that your excellent cooking skills in the kitchen are at an all-time high,…

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Make Le Chef’s Legendary Cheese Fondue Recipe At Home This Bastille Day

Le quatorze Juillet, commonly known as Bastille Day, is the anniversary of the Capture of the Bastille on July 14th 1789—often…

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Dial Up The Inspo With 8 Kiwi Cookbooks You Need In Your Kitchen Right Now

As we gradually come out of lockdown many of us will have become very well aquainted with our kitchens and our culinary skills (or lack…

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Get Inspired With What Team UL Has Been Cooking Up During Isolation

Like everyone else during this period of isolation, the Urban List team has been cooking up a storm. Whether it's sourdough, banana…

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Sweeten Up Your Baking Game With Arnott’s Iced VoVo Hearts Recipe

To help us navigate life in the time of Corona, the biscuit legends over at Arnott's have been drip-feeding us their iconic cookie…

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Find Out How Long Your Fresh Mushrooms Will Last In The Fridge

If you've got a bunch of mushrooms (not that kind) lying around and are wondering how long they last and what you should do with them,…

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Crunch Away At This Ultimate Anzac Biscuit Recipe

It's that time of the year when we all have the urge once again to bake some Anzac biscuits, and this Anzac biscuit recipe from…

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Find Out How Long Those Bulk Bought Eggs Will Last In Your Kitchen

With us all making fewer trips to the supermarket, we need to be mindful of how long our fresh produce will last, and how long it's safe…

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Cook Up A Storm With These Mince Recipes You Need To Cook Right Now

If you're searching for something new to cook while you're in isolation, here are some excellent recipes to use up any leftover or…

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How To Make The Ultimate Quiche At Home

There's nothing quite like having a quality quiche recipe in your arsenal—especially when you find yourself with an abundance of…

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Throw Down That Dough And Master Pizza At Home With These 6 Essential Steps

Fact: pizza is a primary food group. We don’t care what the nutritionists say, this cheesy, carby, saucy delight is an essential diet…

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Twist Up Your Espresso Martini Game With This Salted Caramel Version You Can Make At Home

If you're missing your favourite bars and pubs, we feel you. You're in need of an espresso martini recipe for sure. Recently,…

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How To Make The Best Mi Goreng Of Your Life

Mi Goreng noodles are already as close to perfection as a 60c packet of vaguely suspicious and addictive flavourings are going to get.…

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How To Make The Perfect Pumpkin Soup At Home

Step aside your tin of Campbell’s Chunky Steak & Potato Soup, we’ve tracked down a pumpkin soup that tastes better than…

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Stoke Your Sugar Cravings With 12 Easter Treats You Can Make At Home

Easter is just days away and for the sweet tooths among us, this is egg-citing news. After all, what other holiday is celebrated by stuffing…

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Make Easter Magic With This Eggspresso Martini Recipe

If you thought Easter was going to be a bit dull this year, think again. You might not be able to take that trip or dance the night away at…

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Preserve Your Sanity With 3 Easy Pickle Recipes To Make At Home

Pickling may sound like the sort of thing best left to Grannies at the CWA, but we're here to show you how simple, cheap, and…

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Eat For Days With These Amazing Slow Cooker Recipes

The slow cooker could be your best friend over the isolation period, in the same way it's already your best friend over winter. And to…

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Bake Up A Storm Over The Long Weekend With This Epic Easter Cake Recipe

If you're anything like us, you're using this time in isolation to sharpen up some skills you've been meaning to put time into.…

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Whip Up Elva Bondi’s Spin On Spaghetti Carbonara, The Classic Roman Pasta

If you had been planning a trip to Rome this year—and dreaming of all the classic carbonara you could feast on—don't worry.…

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Use Up Those Overripe Bananas In This Epic Banana Bread Recipe

If there's one thing we'll never get sick of, it's banana bread. Warm, toasty banana bread with lashings of butter—we…

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Use Up Those Leftover Zucchinis And Make The Perfect Zucchini Slice At Home

Whether you've got an excellent kitchen garden happening, or you just happened to buy a serious amount of zucchinis—you're…

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Flex Your Culinary Skills With 11 Easy Spaghetti Bolognese Hacks

More time at home, inevitably means more time spent in the kitchen. And with the majority of us bunkering down amid the coronavirus chaos…

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Go Vego This Week With Your Fave Meaty Recipes Turned Vegan

Doing our bit for the planet is a non-negotiable now. And one of the easiest ways to make some changes that will benefit earth, is to change…

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3 Healthy Work Lunches You Can Make For Less Than $10

Let us walk you through a quick hypothetical. You’re trying to save money, stop eating badly, and start bringing your lunch…

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Cooked It | How To Make A Bloody Good Sticky Date Pudding At Home

Usually, these recipes come down to a spare pair of hours muppeting around in the kitchen on a Sunday arvo, trying to pair various saturated…

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Cooked It | How To Make Amazing Vegan Mac ‘N Cheese

In case you aren’t familiar with God’s greatest gift to man, it’s mac & cheese. In fact, you’ve probably heard…

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Cooked It | How To Make A Rainbow Cheese Toastie At Home

I’m not really sure how we got here, but welcome. The food universe has thrown cruffins, milo martinis and turducken benedict at you…

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Cooked It | How To Make A Rainbow Cheese Toastie At Home

I’m not really sure how we got here, but welcome. The food universe has thrown cruffins, milo martinis and turducken benedict at you…

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Delicious Mocktails For Dry July

We’re half-way there, the end of July has never seemed so close yet so far! Dry July has us more parched than ever and no, a glass of…

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Cooked It | How To Make Wine For Your Cat

Presenting our most important recipe to date—cat wine. This little ode to quiet Friday nights in watching Law & Order SVU with…

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Cooked It | How To Make A Bloody Good Hummus At Home

Whatever the weather, it’s perfect for hummus. Hummus is God’s gift to man. You can add it to anything, and unlike mayonnaise,…

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Cooked It | How to Make A Bloody Good Chocolate Mousse At Home

Screw three-tiered matcha cruffins, it’s time to get back to basics. One timeless dessert that never fails to get the thumbs up from…

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Cooked It | How To Make A Golden Gaytime Martini At Home

That’s right, sh*t’s about to get real and your arteries about to explode. We’ve tracked down the biggest life expectancy…

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Cooked It | How To Make A Bloody Good Pad Thai At Home

Sick of ordering Thai takeaway and eyeballing your phone for an hour while they ‘prepare your order’? Made a promise to yourself…

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Cooked It | How To Make A Damn Good Vegan Lasagne At Home

Sometimes it can be a little frustrating trying to curb your authentic Italian pasta craving with a packet of Oreos and a carrot stick.…

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Cooked It | How To Make A Pub-Standard Chicken Parmigiana At Home

Why pay upwards of twenty bucks for a slice of crumbed chicken boob smothered in fancy pasta sauce at a swanky inner-city pub when you could…

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How To Build A Seriously Sweet At Home Bar

If you’re anything like us, then you’re constantly on the hunt for anything that will help you act like a real-life adult. Also,…

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Cooked It | How To Make The Best Guacamole In The World

This is a VERY important recipe for anyone who either a) entertains a lot, or b) is a human being who consumes solids. Described as the…

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Cooked It | How To Make Steamed Vegetarian Dumplings At Home

This tidy little recipe is about to save you a bunch of forgettable nights in Chinatown—not because they were crummy evenings, but…

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Cooked It | How To Make Deep-Fried Ice Cream At Home

Sometimes (often) plain old vanilla ice cream just doesn’t quite cut the mustard. Unless it’s got shards of English toffee and…

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Cooked It | How To Make The Perfect Goon Punch At Home

Sometimes it can be hard to transform three litres of Coolabah Crisp Dry White into something that doesn’t taste like it could remove…

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Impress Everyone And Make This Cheese And Bacon Cob Loaf At Home

Ever wake up in the morning and think you've not been eating enough carbs in lockdown? Well, this recipe is sure to change that. What…

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Cooked It | How To Make Insane Pork Crackling At Home

Christmas means Lindt Balls, drunk rellies and writing your brother’s name on your mum’s Christmas card even though he did shit…

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Cooked It | Red Velvet Pancakes

Sunday brunch at home just got cranked up a gear thanks to these easy to make flat brekkie cakes. While there’s nothing wrong with the…

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Cooked It | How To Make Halloumi Fries At Home

It’s time to bow down to the overlord of hoity-toity restaurant sides because we’ve just tracked down the recipe for halloumi…

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Pimp My Mi Goreng | 10 More Ways To Improve Everyone’s Fav Packet Noodles

A couple of months ago we wrote 13 ways to pimp your Mi Goreng and you pretty much frothed. But the truth is, we barely scratched…

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How To Make Delicious Nut Butter Love Cups

The mastermind behind Kingsland’s Greenleaf Organics, Sarah Tanner, has released her debut GLO (that’s Greenleaf Organics)…

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Nailed It: How To Make The Perfect Espresso Martini At Home

The Espresso Martini has fast become the go-to drink of our coffee-loving, alcohol-sodden times. However, a love of this caffeinated…

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3 Smoothie & Acai Bowl Recipes You’ll Love

Acai bowls and smoothie bowls are seemingly taking over Instagram of late, with these healthy breakfasts looking just as delicious as they…