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Top 35 recipes of 2016

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Decadent chocolate dessert recipes for Christmas

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Chilled recipes for summer

When the mercury is rising, step away from the oven. These recipes are either raw, chilled or frozen and will cool you down in a snap.

Best travel destinations in 2017

We're thinking big for travelling in 2017 - and so should you. Will we see you sunrise at Java's 9th-century Borobudur Buddhist temple, across the table at Reykjavik's newest restaurants or swimming side-by-side with humpback whales off Western Australia's coast?

Christmas vegetarian recipes

The versatility of vegetarian dishes means they can be served alongside meat and seafood, or enjoyed simply as they are. With Christmas just around the corner, we’ve put together some of our favourite vegetarian recipes to appease both herbivores and carnivores alike.

What the GT team is cooking on Christmas Day

We don't do things by halves in the Gourmet office. These are the recipes we'll be cooking on the big day.

Summer feta recipes

Whether in a fresh salad or seasonal seafood dish, feta's creamy tang can be used to add interest to a variety of summer dishes.

Christmas ham recipes

The centrepiece of any Christmas feast, hams can be glazed with many ingredients. Here are our favourite combinations.

Beauty in the details

  • Always be on the lookout

  • Sydney stylist Jason Grant

  • A drawerful of colour

  • A housewarming spread

  • Be your own stylist

  • Renounce perfection

  • A Place Called Home

Sydney-based stylist Jason Grant believes that any space can be beautiful, regardless of its imperfections. The interiors in his new book, A Place Called Home, are a case in point - a fresh and sunny mix of modern casual with a hint of nostalgia.

Always be on the lookout
"I'm inspired by all kinds of interiors. Take a look around your favourite café next time you're waiting for a coffee. I love bentwood chairs, rustic timber tables, vintage cutlery, enamelware, mix-and-match dinnerware and colourful appliances." says Jason Grant.

Be your own stylist
"Fill your shelves with precious things that have a story," says Grant. "Clever storage doesn't just mean hiding your possessions; it's about editing what's on show and only putting away what doesn't work in the display. Brightly painted reclaimed timber crates make great storage and kitchens always cry out for colour."

Renounce perfection
"I don't believe we need to create 'perfect' homes. Instead, they should be full of things that mean something to you," says Grant. "The most inspiring places I've styled have been relaxed, casual and have a good energy. They weren't just filled with designer furniture; they were filled with heart and soul."

A Place Called Home by Jason Grant, with photography by James Geer, is published by Hardie Grant Books ($45, hbk).

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