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Saucy paste is tasty and simple

24 Jun, 2017 5:00am
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Wendyl Nissen

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  • 17 Jun, 2017 5:00am
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COMMENT: These bars are sweet but low in sugar and are ideal for lunchboxes.
  • 10 Jun, 2017 5:00am
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Opinion: Herbal or fruit teas are clean and simple, right?
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  • 3 Jun, 2017 5:00am
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COMMENT: Jury still out on benefit of trendy ingredient, writes Wendyl Nissen.
  • 27 May, 2017 5:00am
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The good old luncheon sausage is such a popular standby for busy parent.
  • 20 May, 2017 5:00am
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COMMENT: Either-or labelling leads to confusion for the consumer.
  • 13 May, 2017 5:00am
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COMMENT: Sandwich thins are low-calorie option but contain more additives than usual loaf.
  • 6 May, 2017 5:00am
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Wendyl Nissen is surprised at how little mushroom there is in this soup.
  • 29 Apr, 2017 10:30am
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COMMENT: Fresh nibbles are more expensive, but will give more bang for your buck.
  • 24 Apr, 2017 8:00am
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COMMENT: I discovered this cereal last year and ate it regularly, writes Wendyl Nissen.
  • 15 Apr, 2017 5:00am
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With 18 ingredients in this store-bought stock you'd be best to make your own.
  • 9 Apr, 2017 1:15pm
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COMMENT: Berry booster works out dearer than its tablet counterpart, writes Wendyl Nissen.
  • 1 Apr, 2017 5:00am
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COMMENT: Wendyl Nissen casts her eye over Sealord NZ Hoki Malay Coconut Curry.
  • 25 Mar, 2017 5:00am
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Comment: This has a lot of sugar but the dish is traditionally sweet.
  • 18 Mar, 2017 9:00am
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COMMENT: 3 teaspoons of sugar in every puff requires strict discipline.
  • 11 Mar, 2017 5:00am
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COMMENT: 'Diet' noodles easy to prepare for quick, light lunch or dinner.
  • 4 Mar, 2017 8:30am
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COMMENT: I used to eat a lot of these soups for lunch in the 90s, then I looked at the ingredients label, reports Wendyl Nissen.
  • 25 Feb, 2017 10:30am
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COMMENT: Could Tegel's spicy nibbles match the world's best? Very acceptable, dish them up again, says aficionado.
  • 19 Feb, 2017 11:00am
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COMMENT: Summer rolls kit is pricey but at least it's from a real person.
  • 11 Feb, 2017 5:00am
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COMMENT: Natural flavours make this confectionery is a healthier treat for your friends and family.
  • 4 Feb, 2017 5:00am
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COMMENT: The flavour and colours are natural but less than a fifth of these pies is meat.
  • 28 Jan, 2017 5:00am
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Product with low sugar and salt and plenty of wholegrains a good choice.
  • 21 Jan, 2017 5:00am
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COMMENT: When do-it-yourself pasta is not on the agenda and a quick meal is needed, this package fits the bill.
  • 14 Jan, 2017 3:51pm
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COMMENT: A do-it-yourself version without the sugar is better for you.
  • 8 Jan, 2017 12:30pm
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COMMENT: Wendyl Nissen headed to the supermarket on a mission to find some of our favourite barbecue foods with the least additives in them.
  • 7 Jan, 2017 4:00pm
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COMMENT: A flavoured tuna pocket is easy to take to work or to complete a meal but why not buy a tin and add your own fresh flavour.
  • 31 Dec, 2016 5:00am
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COMMENT: I understand that our reader finds this easy to prepare and it is less fatty than a true hollandaise but, oh, it has so many additives.
  • 24 Dec, 2016 5:00am
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COMMENT: The most disappointing thing about this syrup is that nowhere on the packaging does it signal that it uses artificial sweeteners.