11 delicious no-cook plates to bring to a party

Posted on Dec 13, 2016 in Blog, News | No Comments
11 delicious no-cook plates to bring to a party

It’s on. That party, the picnic, that “we have to catch up” get together. Yes, you’re looking forward to it – except for one thing. There’s that scary question you have to ask: “What can I bring?” There’s a danger that they won’t say, “Bring a few beers or some wine.” What if they say, […]

Chatting holiday food safety on ABC News Breakfast

Posted on Dec 8, 2016 in ABC News Breakfast, Blog, News | No Comments
Chatting holiday food safety on ABC News Breakfast

Every few weeks I drop in to ABC News Breakfast to chat about what’s happening in the food world. This time it was to chat about food safety over summer, or how to stop getting sick when great aunt Zelda keeps double-dipping the hummus. My summer food safety tips It’s all basic stuff but it’s important. […]

Is entertaining the new eating out? Chatting cooking & entertaining at home on 102.7 RRR

Posted on Dec 1, 2016 in Blog, News | No Comments
Is entertaining the new eating out? Chatting cooking & entertaining at home on 102.7 RRR

I dropped into 102.7 RRR Melbourne radio to chat to about cooking and entertaining at home with the delightful Cam Smith, who talks food and drink every Sunday at noon. I brought with me Stephanie Alexander’s new book, The Cook’s Table, a very lovely book of menus to cook for family and friends. It’s a fabulous book and […]

Chatting summer party bring-a-plate on ABC Afternoons

Posted on Dec 1, 2016 in Blog, News | No Comments
Chatting summer party bring-a-plate on ABC Afternoons

I love dropping into 774 ABC Melbourne to chat to Clare Bowditch about food. This week we talked summer party bring-a-plate. Luckily, no-one mentioned the delights of gelatine-moulded crafty Kraft cookery as in this pic. But, as always, listeners rang and texted in with delightful suggestions: I’m intrigued by the combination of zucchini and oyster sauce, I’m […]

Introducing Dani Valent Cooking!

Posted on Jun 13, 2016 in Blog, News, Thermomix news | No Comments
Introducing Dani Valent Cooking!

I’m so excited to announce my new Dani Valent Cooking website has arrived! Dani Valent Cooking is a mixture of my dishes, including some from my In the Mix cookbooks, plus videos with some of my favourite Thermomix cooks and chefs. There’s homely stuff, cheffy stuff and everything in between. I’ve shared 20 cooking videos to […]