Food and Recipes

Welcome to the YourLifeChoices Food and Recipes page. Enjoy our quick and easy recipes which are updated twice-weekly and categorised by the main ingredient which makes finding what you want easy. For example our Dinner page has a large selection of food under categories such as Beef, Chicken, Lamb, Seafood and Vegetarian meals.

If you have a sweet tooth, our Cakes and Baking page features a chocolate pudding to die for. The Pasta page has a delicious Tuscan Potato Gnocchi. Or if you're looking to host a party or just have a couple of friends around, our Party Foods page has a large variety of recipes ranging from Salt and Pepper Calamari to Bruschetta with Tomato and Basil.

Tangy Tomato and Apple Chutney

Tangy Tomato and Apple Chutney

Tangy Tomato and Apple Chutney

This tangy chutney makes a great accompaniment to almost anything.

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15-minute Spicy Indian Salad

15-minute Spicy Indian Salad

15-minute Spicy Indian Salad

A delicious Indian-inspired chopped salad full of textures, flavours and aromas.

What drives Stephanie Alexander?

What drives Stephanie Alexander?

What drives Stephanie Alexander?

Australia’s famous chef, writer and educator explains the power of the plate.

Potato Bake with Caramelised Onion

Potato Bake with Caramelised Onion

Potato Bake with Caramelised Onion

A heavenly potato gratin layered with caramelised onions and melted cheese.

Baked Potatoes with Whipped Feta

Baked Potatoes with Whipped Feta

Baked Potatoes with Whipped Feta

It’s hard to go wrong with a baked potato. This recipe puts a twist on ...

Clever tricks for using up leftovers

Clever tricks for using up leftovers

Clever tricks for using up leftovers

Clever recipes for your leftover turkey, ham, vegetables and Christmas Pudding!

Quiche Lorraine with a twist

Quiche Lorraine with a twist

Quiche Lorraine with a twist

This all-time favourite has a Swiss cheese twist.

Recipes

Tangy Tomato and Apple Chutney

This tangy chutney makes a great accompaniment to almost anything.

Sweet ‘n’ tangy

15-minute Spicy Indian Salad

A delicious Indian-inspired chopped salad full of textures, flavours and aromas.

Light ‘n’ healthy

Fish and Veggie Soup

In Turkey, this soup is only ever eaten in the evenings.

‘Well-behaved’ soup

Food

Is bread bad for you?

Bread often gets a bad rap as a food to be avoided at all costs. Is that justified?

Our daily bread

Making a pig of myself in New York

Forget the Guggenheim, or the Met, the bacon stole the show.

Bringing home the bacon

Melbourne hosts 50 top restaurants

This year’s Melbourne Food and Wine Festival is about to get a lot more exciting.

Put a fork in it

News

What drives Stephanie Alexander?

Australia’s famous chef, writer and educator explains the power of the plate.

Garden fresh

Buying the right sandwich press

When it comes to choosing the right sandwich press, it’s handy to have a little help.

Tried and tested

Potato Salad with a twist

With the tang of preserved lemon, our Potato Salad is a delicious side to any backyard BBQ.

Lemony potatoes

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