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5 things you didn't know about coffee & 3 new ways to use it

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  Love a coffee? Here are 5 fascinating facts you (probably) didn’t know about the world’s favourite drink, along with 3 surprising ways to use it. Coffee is a fruit Coffee isn’t actually a bean, it’s really a fruit. The pit of a red, cherry like berry, it grows on a large bush with dark green, oval shaped leaves. We call them coffee beans because the seeds inside ...

Crunch time – Your pick of the best New Season Apples

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  Our second favourite fruit after the banana. apples are a great source of Vitamin C, potassium, dietary fibre and phytonutrients. They’re low in fat, cholesterol and sodium, and are in season now! Here are just a few of the varieties we recommend you enjoy this autumn and winter: Royal Gala Sweet, round and juicy, their dense flesh makes them the perfect apple for ...

Why Mandarins are the Healthiest Choice for your Family this Autumn

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  Sweet, juicy and bursting with goodness, Australian mandarins are in season now. Available from April to October, they’re the perfect portable snack and make a fabulous addition to your brekkie, salads and even stir-fry’s for something different. Here are 4 reasons you should start enjoying them today. Mandarins are the tastiest cold and flu fighter around We’ve ...

FoodWorks Easter competition winners donate to a good cause

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  The winners of our Easter competition for $200 worth of Cadbury chocolate goodies have very kindly donated their prize to those less fortunate. Peter and Yvonne Ryan of Lovely Banks in Geelong, Victoria, received a Cadbury Easter Hamper valued at $200 in the prize draw. FoodWorks got in touch with the Ryans to tell them the good news, and was moved to hear that they would kindly be ...

4 Ways to Enjoy Hot Cross Buns

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Mention Easter and 3 things immediately spring to mind – a luxuriously long 4 day weekend, copious amounts of chocolate, and the humble hot cross bun. Devoured in households across the country, Easter simply wouldn’t be the same without them. If your household has a few spares in the kitchen, here’s 4 of the best – and simple – ways to enjoy them.   Hot cross French toast ...

FoodWorks Magazine: Easter Issue

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The first edition of the FoodWorks Magazine is packed with Easter goodies! Inside you'll find information about brand new products, yummy Easter Recipes, stories about our Agnes Water and Freeling FoodWorks' stores, and much more! 

FoodWorks Freeling owner raises $30,000 for bushfire victims

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The Freeling Bushfire Fundraising Concert, spearheaded by local FoodWorks owners Carol Sandstrom and David Shilling, exceeded all expectations earlier this month when it raised over $30,000 to help those most affected by November's Pinery fire. The smash event saw some of Australia's most talented musicians and performers descend on Freeling train station precinct to provide an evening of ...