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7 reasons why we can't wait to follow Donal to Europe

We are jumping aboard the Donal train as this food blogger, writer and travel aficionado takes us on a culinary bucket list exploring Europe's bustling food scene. Follow Donal to Europe starts Monday September 19 at 8.30pm on The Food Network.
When one blogger meets other local food bloggers from across 10 countries, only delicious and exciting things can happen - and they do! And we are loving the sound of his itinerary and here's why we want to go where he goes.   1. Pizza and...
Spring = salad. Can't you just hear the call of lighter, healthier fare, jam-packed with flavour and body-boosting vitamins, minerals and antioxidants? As we emerge from our winter huddle, the salad is where it's at. Here's our pick.
Whether you want a light lunch or a healthy dinner, these salads will do the trick.  Go nuts! 1. Buckwheat, chicken and grape salad with hazelnuts Buckwheat, a pseudo-grain like quinoa and amaranth, is gluten free and has a delicious earth...

7 recipes that are pho the win!

This week, Luke continues his street food adventure by showing-off his favourite pho place in Saigon. This has us inspired pho-more soupy bowls brimming with rich broth.
It's all about the broth, the seasoning, the sauce and the condiments. We've decided that there should be a pho on the menu every night of the week... and let's just say slurping isn't mandatory and no, you won't be missing out with these ...
Sometimes, it's just the ticket. It's deliciously naughty. It's bending - or hey, totally smashing - the rules. Hello, breakfast for dinner.
We're completely down with "brinner" - breakfast for dinner (or even, in some places, "brupper" - breakfast for supper). It's FUN to play with the rules, to eat what you really feel like, to break up the routines. There was even a book pub...

Is that noodle in my dessert?

We all know that noodles are a savoury star, but what about when the charismatic noodle goes rogue... dessert-style? Here are a few noodle-inspired sweets that'll turn your slurping into spooning.
When you think of sah-weet noodles, what comes to mind? We scoped out social media (of course!) and there was no shortage of sweet treats embracing the nimble noodle. Who says they're only destined for savoury dishes? We saw trusty chocola...