Editor's Note

Korean food is on the rise. For At the Korean Table, we share spicy, robust classics, such as the much-loved bibimbap from our cover, and the more-ish sesame candy and walnut yeast cakes that are the perfect end to a meal. The sweeter side of life was something photographer Bree Hutchins discovered when she went to Koilani in southern Cyprus and immersed herself in the traditions and culinary delicacies of this idyllic village. Witness the beauty of this Mediterranean island.

Alix Davis

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Features in this issue

In the kitchen: Croatian

From paprika to polenta, Croatian dinner plates bear the influence of many nearby nations. Beloved local dishes include baked octopus and blackberry pie.
Carli Ratcliff discovers the history behind the luxury of this heritage-listed Galle resort.

From the farm: Picnics

When February comes around, Matthew Evans has picnics on his mind. Enjoy his easy al fresco fare, including succulent roast chicken that gets better en route and...
Sometimes smaller is just as flavoursome and impressive as its larger counterpart, as our four examples of global dishes using delicious yet diminutive sea...
I didn’t learn to cook in Vietnam because my mother had servants who did most of the cooking for us. My family and I came to Australia in 1979 as refugees when I...

Relish

A combination of roasted red capsicum, eggplant, garlic and lemon, this Croatian dip is a delicious accompaniment to grilled and roasted meats. 
While debate exists over whether ćevapčići (skinless sausage) is strictly Croatian, there’s no doubt it’s a popular dish among families throughout the country....
This slow-cooked seafood dish is perfect with a squeeze of lemon and crusty bread. Peka refers to the traditional Croatian fireproof vessel, with a metal, bell...
This blackberry pie is a beloved Croatian dessert. With its buttery crust, crumbly top and meringue-like blackberry filling, it’s a unison made in pie heaven.
This is one of the most well-known dishes in American culinary history. With its combination of chicken, bacon, boiled eggs, blue cheese and avocado, it’s a...
Zaru soba is a popular Japanese summer salad. The cold noodles are traditionally served in a zaru (bamboo basket). Chopsticks are used to pick up a small amount...