About Donna Hay

Donna Hay

Donna Hay is the darling of Australia's food world. Her style embraces basic ingredients that are simply prepared in unexpected and lavishly photographed ways. She is a best-selling cookbook author and the editor of donna hay magazine.

Steamed Vegetables in Parchment

Steamed Veggies in Parchment Parcels

A savvy, sophisticated, eat-your-veggies strategy that works its stealthy charms on kids and adults alike. You’re welcome.

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Parmesan-Crusted Chicken

Parmesan-Crusted Chicken

Those nights when it’s half past when you’d wanted to eat and you’re too exhausted to think, turn to this kid-friendly, adult-approved, done-in-minutes fix.

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Lemon, Ricotta, and Pea Pasta Recipe

Lemon, Ricotta, and Pea Pasta

Lemon, ricotta cheese, peas, and pappardelle pasta. The name says it all. A simple dish that can be made in no time. It’s a real family-friendly dish. Honest.

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Blueberry and White Chocolate Mousse Recipe

Blueberry and White Chocolate Mousse

Eating this dessert is sorta like spooning white chocolate ganache straight into your mouth. Sounds terrible, right?

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Mango with Lime and Vanilla Syrup Recipe

Mango with Lime and Vanilla Syrup

Savor this light dessert of mango, lime, and vanilla as is; whir it in a blender for a frosty treat; or start the morning by having it dressed with yogurt.

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Cheat's Apple Tarts Recipe

Cheat’s Apple Tarts

You’re going to feel like a cheat when you serve these obscenely simple tarts to guests. But shhhh. Your secret’s safe with us.

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Mint Couscous with Fried Tomatoes Recipe

Mint Couscous with Fried Tomatoes

Here’s a perfectly balanced spring salad: just enough fresh flavors like cool mint, tangy feta cheese, sauteed tomatoes, and savory couscous mingling together.

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Nectarine Cakes Recipe

Little Nectarine Cakes

These buttery little cakes have as tiaras slices of fresh nectarines, though truth be told apricots or peaches would work just as well.

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