18:30 Wed Dec 4 2013
A recent dig near Stonehenge has turned up charred toad's legs, proving they were on the English menu way before the French started cooking the delicacy.
16:30 Wed Dec 4 2013
The Jester House Cafe on Aporo Road in Nelson beat 16 contenders and impressed the judges with their winning dish of Moroccan inspired tagine of tomato and goat to take the coveted title.
16:30 Mon Dec 2 2013
When you're trying to be healthy, it's easy to feel guilty for polishing off a piece of chocolate cake or a bowl of fries — but psychologists say that feeling guilty is likely to limit your weight-loss success.
13:30 Mon Dec 2 2013
North Point cafe -where the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge had their first dates during their time at University in St Andrews - is up for sale.
16:00 Fri Nov 29 2013
Just when you thought food couldn't get more fattening: enter the cronut.
14:30 Fri Nov 29 2013
Archeologists excavating a wine cellar of an ancient Canaanite palace in northern Israel have traced its origin back to the Middle Bronze Age.
15:00 Thu Nov 28 2013
Fast food kingpin McDonald's has lifted the lid on what's really in their chicken nuggets in a Q&A with the Australian public.
13:00 Wed Nov 27 2013
McDonald’s is lifting the lid on the Golden Arches and answering any questions Kiwis may have about their food.
17:30 Tue Nov 26 2013
With the silly season approaching, many people feel peace of mind knowing no matter how much food and alcohol they consume in December, they can go on a fad diet in the new year to quickly shed kilos.
07:00 Tue Nov 26 2013
Obese people are more likely to eat a lot of sweets because their tongues react to foods differently to healthy weight people.
07:00 Mon Nov 25 2013
About three quarters of New Zealand diners prefer to eat locally grown food, but most are not willing to pay a premium for it, a survey says.
10:30 Sat Nov 23 2013
Rare teas more than half a century old will take centre stage at Hong Kong's first tea auction, with a narcissus oolong variety expected to fetch $A137,182.
17:30 Fri Nov 22 2013
Jessie Wilson isn't alone among actresses who avoid sugar, but for the 27-year-old it's a necessity rather than a choice — her intolerance is so bad she can't even eat fruit and vegetables.
07:00 Fri Nov 22 2013
A daily handful of nuts can cut death rates significantly, particularly for heart disease and cancer, a new study shows.
13:00 Wed Nov 20 2013
Pancakes, toast or crumpets might seem like a typical breakfast, but US researchers warn they could cause you to snack more later in the day, due to their lack of protein.
17:00 Tue Nov 19 2013
Holidays in America are always big affairs - and with turkey-flavoured doughnuts and ice cream, this year is no exception.
13:30 Tue Nov 19 2013
Slushies are proliferating just about everywhere, but they are heavy on sugar and light on nutrients. Hold the line - and make a healthier version at home.
11:30 Mon Nov 18 2013
It's well known that drinking soft drink can expand our waistlines and increase our risk of type 2 diabetes, but now Australian researchers say it alters the proteins in our brain.
11:00 Fri Nov 15 2013
Princess Anne claims horse owners would take better care of their animals if they had the option of selling them for meat.
07:00 Thu Nov 14 2013
Snacking on about 30 grams of tree nuts, such as almonds, Brazil nuts, cashews or macadamias, a couple of times a week could reduce your risk of pancreatic cancer, according to a large US study.